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All data is as of September 26, 2022.

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SHARIFI AYYOOB
Associate Professor
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Discipline Economics
Academic Degrees Nagoya University 
Research Fields Environmental science; Environmental analyses and evaluation; Environmental dynamic analysis
Environmental science; Sustainable and environmental system development; Environmental policy and social systems
Engineering; Architecture and building engineering; Town planning / Architectural planning
Research Keywords Urban Planning and Policy; Land Use; Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation; Urban Carbon ;Nature-based Solutions; Green Infrastructure; Urban Heat Island; Resilience; Urban Form; Assessment Tools; Smart cities; Sustainable Cities; Post-COVID cities
Comments Ayyoob Sharifi is an Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Hiroshima University. He also has a cross-appointment at the Graduate School of Advances Science and Engineering. Ayyoob's research is mainly at the interface of urbanism and climate change mitigation and adaptation. He actively contributes to global change research programs such as the Future Earth and is currently serving as a lead author for the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Before joining Hiroshima University, he was the Executive Director of the Global Carbon Project (GCP)-a Future Earth core project- leading the urban flagship activity of the project which is focused on conducting cutting-edge research for supporting climate change mitigation and adaptation in cities. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering (Surveying), a master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning, and a doctorate in Environmental Engineering. Ayyoob is interested in pursuing research at the interface of climate change and urban planning. The ultimate goal of his research is to provide further insights into how to develop sustainable, peaceful, just, and resilient communities.
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Past media appearances International conference The perils of relying on high-tech networks in a warmer world (commentary) 20210101~
Topic City Planning
Disaster Prevention/Mitigation
Earth Science
Energy
Natural Disasters
SDGs 7 Affordable and clean energy 11 Sustainable cities and communities 13 Climate action 16 Peace, justice and strong institutions
Educational Programs [Master's Program] Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences : Joint International Master's Programme in Sustainable Development (Hiroshima University - University of Graz)
[Master's Program] Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences : Division of Humanities and Social Sciences : International Economic Development Program
[Master's Program] Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering Program
[Doctoral Program] Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences : Division of Humanities and Social Sciences : International Economic Development Program
[Doctoral Program] Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering Program
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