Rana A Bahaa , BS.

GTA

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

  • Rana Ahmed Bahaa Mahmoud Hamdy El-Dabaa
    رنا أحمد بهاء محمود حمدي الضبع

    Skills:
    - Computer Skills:
    Rhino, Grasshopper, Ecotect, Revit, Photoshop, Light room, AutoCAD, Sketch up, 3D Max (Modeling-Rendering & Animation- Default light-Mental ray- Vray), Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Microsoft Office.
    - Language Skills:
    English and Arabic

    Competitions:
    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
    - 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
Fall - 2016
DayFromTo
Sunday 1pm 4pm
Monday 11am 2pm
Tuesday 3pm 4pm

Work Experience

  • Assistant Lecturer, Dec 2015 - up till now
    Architecture
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport
  • GTA, Sep 2011 - up till now
    Architecture
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport

Education

  • PhD Candidate 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

    • Tarabieh, K. Abdelmohsen, S., El-Ghazi, Y., El-Dabaa, R., Gamal, A. and Amer, M., "Parametric Investigation of Three Types of Brick Bonds for Thermal Performance in a Hot Arid Climate" , Passive Low Energy Architecture International Conference (PLEA 2017), Edinburgh, UK. , 2017.
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    • Wanas, A., Shafik, S., Farghal, A., & El-Dabaa, R., "Use of Kinetic Facades to Enhance Daylight Performance in Office Buildings with Emphasis on Egypt Climates" , Journal of Engineering and Applied Science, 62(4), 339 - 361. , 2015.
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Fields of Interest

  • Parametric Daylight Simulation
  • Parametric facades
  • Parametric Thermal Simulation
  • Facade Optimization
  • Building envelope systems performance
  • Parametric and algorithmic design
  • Programmable Materials

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mobile : 01114860089

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