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Hanaa Dahy

Frau Assoc.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Arch.

Korrespondierendes Mitglied
BioMat@Copenhagen Research Centre
Professorship for Sustainable Design within Technology and Innovation


AC Meyersvænge 15
2450 Copenhagen SV

  1. Pittiglio, Alexandra, Ailey Simpson, Vanessa Costalonga Martins, and Hanaa Dahy. 2023.

"Fibrx Rocking Chair: Design and Application of Tailored Timber as an Embedded Frame for

Natural Fibre‐Reinforced Polymer (NFRP) Coreless Winding" Polymers 15, no. 3: 495.


  1. Abdelhady, Omar, Evgenia Spyridonos, and Hanaa Dahy. 2023. "Bio‐Modules: Mycelium‐

Based Composites Forming a Modular Interlocking System through a Computational Design

towards Sustainable Architecture" Designs 7, no. 1: 20.


  1. Book Chapter: Baszynski, Piotr; Dahy, Hanaa. Towards customized textile profile preforms

made from flax fibers and biobased resin for the design of biocomposite structures, July

2022, DOI:10.1201/9781003023555‐15, In book: Structures and Architecture A Viable Urban

Perspective? (pp.117‐124)

  1. Online article (German): Dahy, H.; Teuffel, P.; Prößler, M., May 2022. Hightech‐ Flachsbrücke.

Der gemeinderat 5/22 online magazine (Das unabhängige Magazin für die kommunale Praxis),

Thematik: Kostbare Ressource, Umwelt/ Kreislaufwirtschaft, pp38‐39, Redaktionsleiterin: Frau

Dr. Sabine Schmidt. Link: https://www.yumpu.com/de/document/read/66870058/dergemeinderat‐


  1. Frank, E. W., Dahy, H. & Vibæk, K. S., Jan 2022, In: Current Research in Environmental

Sustainability. Volume 4, 100144. ELsevier

  1. Nguyen, M.T.; Solueva, D.; Spyridonos, E.; Dahy, H. Mycomerge: Fabrication of Mycelium‐

Based Natural Fiber Reinforced Composites on a Rattan Framework. Biomimetics 2022, 7, 42.

https://doi.org/10.3390/ biomimetics7020042 MDPI

  1. Book Chapter: Potentials of New Technologies and Building Materials. Dahy, H., 2022, Atlas

Tragwerke. DETAIL, p. 142‐149 (8 p.)

  1. Kırdök O., Akyol Altun D., Dahy H., Strobel L., Hameş Tuna E.E., Köktürk G., Andiç Çakır Ö.,

Tokuç A., Özkaban F., Şendemir A. Chapter 17—Design Studies and Applications of Mycelium

Biocomposites in Architecture. In: Eggermont M., Shyam V., Hepp A.F., editors. Biomimicry for

Materials, Design and Habitats. Elsevier; Amsterdam, The Netherlands: 2022. pp. 489–527.

  1. Book Chapter (German): Potenziale neuer Technologien und Baustoffe. Dahy, H., 26 Apr

2021, Atlas Tragwerke: Strukturprinzipien – Spannweiten – Inspirationen.Möller, E.

(ed.). DETAIL, p. 142‐149 (9 p.)

  1. Kerekes, J. Petrš, V. Schwieger, H. Dahy. (December 2021). Geometric quality control for

bio‐based building elements: Study case segmented experimental shell. Journal of Applied

Geodesy. Publisher: De Gruyter (https://doi.org/10.1515/jag‐2020‐0035)

  1. Lehrecke, C. Tucker, X. Yang, P. Baszynski, H.Dahy. Tailored Lace: Moldless Fabrication of 3D

Bio‐Composite Structures through an Integrative Design and Fabrication Process. November

  1. Applied Sciences 11(22):10989. DOI: 10.3390/app112210989
  2. Dahy, P.Teuffel, M. Proessler (article in German). Biokomposite in der Architektur.

Bautechnik, Deutsche BauZeitschrift DBZ, 8. Jul. 2021. Link:


  1. Dahy. (26 Jan 2021) Chapter:‚Towards sustainable buildings with free‐form geometries:

Development and Application of flexible NFRP in load‐bearing structures.’ in Book:

Biocomposite Materials: Design and Mechanical Properties Characterization. Eds. M. T. H.

Sultan, M.Shukry A. Majid, A. Iskandar A., M. R. M. Jamir, N. saba. Springer Nature Singapore

Pte Ltd. p. 31‐43 14 p. (Composites Science and Technology).

  1. Dahy (May 2021) Chapter: Potentiale neuer Technologien und Baustoffe. Atlas Tragwerke /

Manual of Structural Design. Eds. E. Moeller. DETAIL Business Information GmbH

  1. Sippach, H. Dahy, K. Uhlig, B. Grisin, S. Carosella, P. Middendorf.(2021) Structural

Optimization through biomimetic‐inspired material‐specific Application of plant‐based Natural

Fiber‐Reinforced Polymer Composites (NFRP) . Journal of Polymers. MDPI. Special Issue:

Functional Polymers. (Impact factor: 3.164)

  1. Rihaczek, M. Klammer, O. Başnak, J. Petrš,B. Grisin, H.Dahy, Stefan Carosella, P. Middendorf.(2020) Curved foldable tailored fiber reinforcements for moldless customized biocomposite structures. Proof of Concept: Biomimetic NFRP Stools. MDPI Polymers ‐ Special

Issue "Functional Polymer Composites“. Issue titled "Functional Polymer Composites" (MDPI Polymers, Impact factor: 3.164)

  1. Neuhaus, N. Zahiri, J. Petrs, Y. Tahouni, J. Siegert, I. Kolaric, H. Dahy, T. Bauernhansl (2020)

Integrating Ionic Electroactive Polymer Actuators and Sensors Into Adaptive Building Skins –

Potentials and Limitations. Frontiers Built Environment Journal. 6:95. doi: 10.3389/fbuil.2020.00095. Frontiers

  1. C. Martins, S. Cutajar, C. van der Hoven, Christo, P. Baszyński, H. Dahy.(2020) FlexFlax Stool:

Validation of Moldless Fabrication of Complex Spatial Forms of Natural Fiber‐Reinforced

Polymer (NFRP) Structures through an Integrative Approach of Tailored Fiber Placement and

Coreless Filament Winding Techniques, Journal of Applied Sciences. 2020, 10(9), 3278.

https://doi.org/10.3390/app10093278 MDPI. Impact Factor: 2.474

  1. Cutajar, S., Martins, V. C., Hoven, C. V. D., Baszyriski, P. & Dahy, H., 2020, Towards modular

natural fiber‐ reinforced polymer architecture Technical Papers, Keynote Conversations. Slocum, B., Ago, V., Doyle, S., Marcus, A., Yablonina, M. & del Campo, M. (eds.). Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture, ACADIA, p. 564‐573 10 p. (Proceedings of the 40th Annual Conference of the Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture: Distributed Proximities, ACADIA 2020, Vol. 1).

  1. Dahy, J.Petrs, P.Baszynski (2020) Design and Fabrication of two 1:1 Architectural

Demonstrators based on Biocomposites from Annually Renewable Resources displaying a Future Vision for Sustainable Architecture. FABRICATE 2020, UCL, UK

  1. Dahy, P. Baszynski. (2020) Biocomposites and automation for the future sustainable building

industry, JEC Magazine 136_June 2020, Paris, France

  1. Dahy, J. Petrs, D. H. Bos, P. Baszynski, A. P.H.W. Habraken, P. M. Teuffel (2019). BioMat

Pavilion 2018: Development, Fabrication and Erection of a Double Curved Segmented Shell

from Biocomposite Elements. Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2019 – Structural

Membranes 2019 Form and Force. C. Lázaro, K.‐U. Bletzinger, E. Oñate (eds.)

  1. Dahy, J. Petrs, P. Baszynski (2019). Experimental Biocomposite Pavilion: Segmented Shell

Construction ‐ Design, Material Development and Erection. ACADIA Conference 2019, Texas,


  1. D. Estrada, M.Wyller, H.Dahy. (2019). Aerochair Integrative design methodologies for

lightweight carbon fiber furniture design. eCAADe 37 / SIGraDi Conference (eCAADe:

Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in europe) and (SIGraDi:

Sociedad Iberoamericana de Gráfica Digital). Topic: “Architecture in the Age of the 4th

Industrial Revolution” 11‐13 September 2019

  1. Dahy. (2019) ‘Materials as a Design Tool’ – Design Philosophy applied in three Innovative

Research Pavilions out of Sustainable Building Materials with controlled End‐Of‐Life Scenarios.

[Buildings] Journal ‐ Special Issue "Green Building Materials", Buildings 2019, 9, 64; MDPI

(Open Access). doi:10.3390/buildings9030064

  1. Dahy. (2019) Natural Fibre‐Reinforced Polymer Composites (NFRP) Fabricated from

Lignocellulosic Fibres for Future Sustainable Architectural Applications, Case Studies:

Segmented‐Shell Construction, Acoustic Panels, and Furniture. journal of Sensors, Special

Issue "Advances in FRP Composites: Applications, Sensing, and Monitoring" (Sensors, ISSN

1424‐8220, IF=2.677), MDPI (Open Access)

  1. Dahy.(2019). Article: So soll Deutschland in Zukunft bauen. Europäischer Wirtschafts Verlag

GmbH. Germany

  1. Knippers, A. Menges, H. Dahy, N. Früh, A. Körner, K. Rinderspacher, S. Saffarian, E. Slabbinck,
  2. Solly, L. Vasey, D. Wood. The ITECH approach: Building(s) to learn. Proceedings of the IASS

Symposium 2018, Creativity in Structural Design July 16‐20, 2018, MIT, Boston, USA Caitlin

Mueller, Sigrid Adriaenssens (eds.)

  1. Horn, H. Dahy, J. Gantner, O. Speck and P. Leistner (2018) Bio‐Inspired Sustainability

Assessment for Building Product Development—Concept and Case Study”, Sustainability,

10(1), 130, Special Issue "Sustainable Construction", doi:10.3390/su10010130

  1. Online article: H.Dahy (2018), FLEXIBLE FORMS: Experimentieren von biobasierten Materialien

für eine zukünftige nachhaltige Leichtbau‐Architektur.



  1. Dahy (2017) Efficient fabrication of sustainable building products from annually generated

non‐wood cellulosic fibres and bioplastics with improved flammability resistance. pp. 1‐9.

Journal of Waste Biomass Valorization (135). DOI: 10.1007/s12649‐017‐0135‐3

  1. Dahy (2017) Biocomposite materials based on annual natural fibres and biopolymers –

Design, fabrication and customized applications in architecture. Journal of Construction

Building Materials 147: 212‐220. (IF= 3.485)

  1. Dahy, J. Knippers (2017) Chapter 4: Biopolymers and biocomposites based on agricultural

residues in D. E. Hebel, Fe. Heisel (Eds.) Cultivated Building Materials: Industrialized Natural

Resources for Architecture and Construction, Birkhäuser, Berlin, ISBN: 978‐3035611069, pp.


  1. Dahy, J. Knippers (2013) Product Design Aspects Of Agro‐Fibres Biocomposites For

Architectural Applications. SB13 ‐ Sustainable Buildings, Construction Products and

Technologies, pp. 730‐740, Conference Proceedings,

Verlag der Technischen Universitaet Graz, Austria

2010-2014: Promotion zum Dr.-Ing. Architektur-Ingenieurwesen. Titel der Dissertation: Anwendungen und Gestaltungsmöglichkeiten von Agrofaser-Biokompositen in der zeitgenössischen Architektur. Fallstudie: Reisstroh-Bioverbundwerkstoffe. Universität Stuttgart, Fakultät 1- Architektur und Stadtplanung, ITKE, Deutschland. 

2003 - 2006: Master M.Sc. Eng. Architektur und Ingenieurwesen. Titel der Diplomarbeit: Anwendungsmethoden der physikalischen Modellierung in der Architektur. Fakultät für Ingenieurwesen, Abteilung für Architektur. Ain Shams Universität, Kairo, Ägypten.

1998 - 2003: Bachelor-Abschluss B.Sc. Eng. Architecture Engineering, mit Auszeichnung und Ehrungen. Fakultät für Ingenieurwissenschaften, Abteilung für Architektur. Ain Shams Universität, Kairo, Ägypten.

Jan. 2023: Michael Owen Jones Distinguished Lectureship an der UVA: University of Virginia, School of Architecture, USA

2020- : Außerordentliche Professur für nachhaltiges Design im Bereich Innovation & Technologie und Direktor des Forschungszentrums BioMat@Copenhagen: Biobasierte Materialien und Materialkreisläufe im Bauwesen, Abteilung für Planung, Technische Fakultät für IT und Design, Universität Aalborg, Kopenhagen, Dänemark (Teilzeit, dann Vollzeit ab 2022)

2022- : Geschäftsführer der bei der TTI GmbH- Stuttgart gegründeten BioMat TGU

2016-2022: Juniorprofessor W1 und Aufbau von BioMat- Stuttgart Leiter der Abteilung BioMat am ITKE: Biobasierte Materialien und Stoffkreisläufe in der Architektur, Stuttgart, Deutschland

2017-: Freiberuflicher eingetragener Architekt in Stuttgart, Architektenkammer Stuttgart, Deutschland

Okt. 2020 - Mär. 2021: Gastprofessor an der TH Nürnberg, Fakultät für Architektur, Deutschland

2009- 2014: Doktorand, wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, ITKE, Stuttgart, Fakultät 1- Architektur und Stadtplanung, ITKE Institut, Universität Stuttgart, Deutschland

2015-2016: Postdoktorand, ITKE, Deutschland

2003- : Außerordentlicher Professor, Fakultät für Ingenieurwesen, Abteilung für Architektur, Ain Shams Universität, Kairo, Ägypten (seit 2009 beurlaubt)

2003-2009: Lehrauftrag Arabische Akademie für Wissenschaft, Technologie und Seeverkehr, Kairo

2003- : Freiberuflich tätiger, registrierter Architekturingenieur im ägyptischen Ingenieursyndikat, Abteilung Architektur und Gründung der ARCH-CAIIRO Architect's Office Foundation, Kairo, Ägypten

Bioflexi® : registriert Juni 2019

Flexible Faserplatten hoher Dichte und Verfahren zu deren Herstellung

  • European Patent (No. EP 14 002 343.3), EP 2 965 882 B1,EP2965882 A1, (2016)
  • International Patent (WO2016005026A1), (2018)
  • American Patent US20170144327, (2018)
  • Malaysian Patent MY‐182829‐A , (2021)

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