Promotionsprojekte

Ongoing PhD Theses

Sagbo Rogatien Akohou Gbacada: “Der Klimawandel als Herausforderung für die städtische Wasserver- und Abwasserentsorgung: Eine Untersuchung am Beispiel der Stadt- und Infrastrukturplanung in der Hafenstadt Cotonou (Benin)”. Dissertation project at the Department for Civil and Environmental Engineering at TU Darmstadt (since August 2012).

Prince Karakire Guma: “Urban Infrastructure, Informality and the Mobile Age in African Cities”

Dejan Petkov: “Rebirth of light rail systems in Europe – a socio-technical analysis”. Dissertation project at the Department for Civil and Environmental Engineering at TU Darmstadt.

Leslie Quitzow: “Paving the Way for the Smart Grid – How emerging technologies are shaping Berlin’s energy system”.

Stefan Scheiner: “Climate Policy and Federalism. Comparing three Case Studies in German Energy Policy (working title)”. Dissertation project at the Department for Civil and Environmental Engineering at TU Darmstadt.(since Oct. 2009).

Svenja Seelinger: “Stakeholder-Management bei der Förderung der Elektromobilität – Eine Untersuchung der Stadtregionen Stuttgart und Austin, Texas”

Christiane Tristl: “Zirkulierende Modelle der Wasserver- und Abwasserentsorgung in Dar es Salaam und Nairobi – Übersetzung und Mobilisierung”.

Gül Tuçaltan: “Urbanization of Urban Solid Waste as a Socio-Spatial Phenomenon: the case of Ankara, Turkey”. Dissertation project at the Department for Civil and Environmental Engineering at TU Darmstadt.

Annika Wolff: “The Europeanisation of Waste Prevention Policy – A Comparison of Municipal Waste Regimes in Germany”.

Completed PhD Theses

Susanne Schubert: „Die Rolle räumlicher Planung zur Förderung klimaschonender Wärme- und Kälteversorgung in Deutschland und der Schweiz“. Promotion zur Dr.-Ing. an der Technischen Universität Darmstadt, 2015; Erstgutachter: Prof. Dr. Jochen Monstadt (TU Darmstadt), Zweitgutachterin: Prof. Irene Peters, Ph.D., Hafencity University Hamburg.

Christian Mette: “Public transport in post suburbia – the cases of Toronto und Frankfurt”. PhD in geography, Darmstadt University of Technology, 2014 (in German).

Henning Wilts: “Sustainable Innovation in municipal waste policies – a comparative study of transition management in urban infrastructure in German metropolitan regions”. PhD in geography, Darmstadt University of Technology, 2014 (in German).

Sophie Schramm:“City in flow – sanitation systems in Hanois Das Abwasserentsorgungssystem Hanois in the face of social and spatial transitions”. PhD in spatial planning, Darmstadt University of Technology, 2014 (in German).

Martin Schmidt:Regional Governance and infrastructure – Collaboration in water supply and wastewater disposal in the urban regions of Frankfurt (Main), Berlin and the Ruhr”. PhD in spatial planning, University of Technology Darmstadt, 2013.

Wiwandari Handayani: „Emergence of Rural-Urban Regions in Central Java Province – Indonesia: Analysis, Assessment, and Policy Recommendations“. PhD in spatial planning, University of Stuttgart, 2011.

Ute Knippenberger: Regionale Governance of functional changes of airports. A case study of the Airport City Frankfurt am Main. PhD in European Urbanism, Bauhaus University of Weimar, 2011 (in German).

Sylvia Kruse: “Preventive flood management in transformation. A socio-ecological regional concept for dealing with floods”, PhD in the environmental sciences, Leuphana University of Lüneburg, 2009 (in German).

Steffen Wellge: “Evaluation of environmental management systems in enterprises”, PhD in Civil Engineering, Darmstadt University of Technology, 2009 (in German).