Rana A Bahaa , BS.

GTA

Biography
Education
Field Of Interest
Work Experience
Publications
Funds and Projects
Courses

Biography

  • Rana Bahaa El-Dabaa - رنا بهاء الضبع

    Rana El-Dabaa is an Assistant Lecturer at the Department of Architecture and Environmental Design at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport and a PhD student at Ain Shams University, Egypt. Her research focuses on programmable materials, responsive systems and building performance optimization.

    Competitions:
    2018: - Passive Programmable Motion: Energy Efficient Interactive Actuators - “Knowledge Application and Notion for Society Scientific Competition” (KANS 2018), Team: Dr. Sherif Abdelmohsen and Rana El-Dabaa - (Honorary mention)
    2012: - Parametric Fanoos Design and Fabrication Competition – Fab lab (1st prize) Designer: Rana Bahaa
    2010: - The President's Medals Student Awards competition - Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) - Project’s name: Galaxy on Earth , Designer: Rana Bahaa – URL: http://www.presidentsmedals.com/Entry-26261
    2010: - Rehabilitation of Sednaoui Al Khazendar Building’s competition
    Team: Dr. Sherine Shafik, Arch. Ingy El Gebaly, Arch. Ola Rostom, Arch. Ahmed Gamal,
    Arch. Rana Bahaa, Arch. Walid Abaza, Arch. Sarah El Bayar, Arch. Rana Sameeh.
    2009: - Gamal Abd El Nasser’s Museum competition (2nd prize)
    Team: Dr. Sherine Shafik, Dr. Mohamed Adel, Dr. Sarah Al Saadani, Arch. Ingy El Gebaly, Arch.Rana Bahaa.

    Exhibitions
    - Digital Fabrication: Timber Morph: Soft Adaptive Building Skins for Energy Efficient Architecture [Sherif Abdelmohsen, Passaint Massoud, Rana Bahaa, Aly Magdy, Tasbeh Mokbel], Maker Faire Cairo, Smart Village , Cairo, Egypt, April 2017.

    Attended Conferences
    - The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Middle East Annual Conference, The American University in Cairo (AUC), Tahrir Campus, Cairo, Egypt, November 2016.

    Workshops:
    - “Hygroscapes: Adaptive Building Facades” (July 2017) Research Assistant, 5 days’ workshop, in collaboration with Princeton university (PU) and Rome Tre University (Italy), in Cairo, Egypt.
    - “Adaptive Building Facades” (April 2017) Research Assistant, 10 days’ workshop for CEE546 Graduate students, at Princeton university (PU), New Jersey, USA.
    - “Parametric Daylight Simulation”, 2015, Attending, IBPSA, Arkan, Cairo.
    - “D-code” Attending, 2015, Cairo.

Courses Added

Courses Added
CourseAcademic yearTerm

AR114 - Visual Studies 2: Theory of Colors

2012 Spring View All Content
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AR215 - Visual Studies 3: Shade and Perspective

2011 Fall View All Content
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AR283 - Computer Aided Drafting

2016 Fall View All Content
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AR284 - 3D Modeling

2014 Spring View All Content
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AR313 - Architectural Design 3

2014 Spring View All Content
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AR324 - Introduction to Sculpture

2012 Spring View All Content
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AR411 - Architectural Design & Urban Landscape

2011 Fall View All Content
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AR414 - Architectural Design 4

2011 Fall View All Content
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AR415 - Architectural Design 5

2012 Spring View All Content
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AR455 - Execution Design 1

2016 Fall View All Content
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AR516 - Architectural Design 6

2016 Fall View All Content
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AR543 - Introduction to Site Planning & Housing

2011 Fall View All Content
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Funds and Projects

  • Responsive Brick Walls
    Developing thermally responsive walls through parametric brick configurations [Team: Khaled Tarabieh, Sherif Abdelmohsen, Yomna El-Ghazi, Rana Bahaa, Asmaa Gamal, Mariam Amer]
    Research Assistant
    Funded Project
  • Soft Adaptive Building Skins for Energy Efficient Architecture
    Exploring material and structural behavior of soft adaptive skins [Sigrid Adriaenssens, Guy Nordenson, Sherif Abdelmohsen, Passaint Massoud, Rana Bahaa, Aly Magdy, Tasbeh Mokbel]
    Research Assistant
    Funded Project

Work Experience

  • Assistant Lecturer, Dec 2016 - up till now
    Architecture
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport
  • GTA, Sep 2011 - Jun 2016
    Architecture
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport

Education

  • PhD Student in Building Science Engineering, Ain Shams University, Jun 2017
  • Master of Science in Architectural and Environmental Design, in Architecture and Environmental Design, Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport, Jun 2016
  • Bachelor Degree in Architectural and Environmental Design, Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport , Jun 2011

List of Publications

Fields of Interest

  • Building envelope systems performance
  • Parametric and algorithmic design
  • Programmable Materials
  • Parametric Daylight and Thermal Simulation
  • Building performance optimization
  • Responsive Systems

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