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Research topics

The list below shows the research topics currently pursued by staff in the Centre for Strategic Urban Research.  As some of the research topics are interconnected and the topics dynamic, the list is meant as a general guide to the kind of inter-disciplinary work currently being carried out.

Contact information is available by clicking on the name of the researchers. 

Research topics Researchers
Urban planning and development

Christian Fertner, Assistant Professor
Claus Lassen, Associate Professor

Ditte Bendix Lanng, Assistant professor
Gertrud Jørgensen, Professor

Hans Kiib, Professor

Jacob Bjerre Mikkelsen, ph.d.-studerende
Katrina Wiberg, Ph.d.-studerende

Lea Holst Laursen, Associate Professor
Lise Herslund, Lektor
Martin Odgaard, Assistant professor
Morten Daugaard, Lektor
Niels Boje Groth, Seniorforsker
Ole B. Jensen, Professor
Simon Wind, Assistant Professor
Stefan Darlan Boris, Lektor

Svava Riesto, Lektor
Tom Nielsen, Professor

Urban design

Ditte Bendix Lanng, Assistant Professor
Hans Kiib, Professor

Henrik Harder, Associate Professor

Jacob Bjerre Mikkelsen, ph.d.-studerende

Katrina Wiberg, Ph.d.-studerende 

Simon Wind, Assistant Professor
Svava Riesto, Lektor

Urban geography

Christine Benna Skytt-Larsen, Adjunkt
Høgni Kalsø Hansen, Lektor
Lars Winther, Professor

Urban theory Niels Albertsen, Professor
Ole B. Jensen, Professor
Human and urban areas

Christine Benna Skytt-Larsen, Adjunkt
Trine Agervig Carstensen, Lektor

Instant Urbanism

Anne Gravsholt Busck, Lektor
Bettina Lamm, Lektor

Christine Benna Skytt-Larsen, Adjunkt

Hans Kiib, Professor 

Suburb

Ditte Bendix Lanng, Assistant professor

Svava Riesto, Post Doc

Landscape planning and management

Anne Gravsholt Busck, Lektor

Jørgen Primdahl, Professor

Lone S. Kristensen, Lektor
Martin Odgaard, Assistant professor

Svava Riesto, Lektor
Søren Bech Pilgaard Kristensen, Lektor
Thomas Juel Clemmensen, Post Doc

Landscape architecture

Bettina Lamm, Lektor
Ellen Marie Braae, Professor
Katrina Wiberg, Ph.d.-studerende

Stefan Darlan Boris, Lektor

Svava Riesto, Lektor

Cultural landscape

Jørgen Primdahl, Professor

Lone S. Kristensen, Lektor

Svava Riesto, Lektor

Planning in a large scale

Morten Daugaard, Associate Professor

Regional geography

Høgni Kalsø Hansen, Associate Professor
Lars Winther, Professor

Remote areas and rural districts

Hanne Wittorff Tanvig, Senior Researcher

Lise Herslund, Assistante Professor

Mobility and transport

Ditte Bendix Lanng, Assistant professor
Hans Skov-Petersen, Seniorforsker

Jacob Bjerre Mikkelsen, ph.d.-studerende
Ole B. Jensen, Professor
Simon Wind, Assistant professor

Sustainability

Hans Kiib, Professor

Katrina Wiberg, Ph.d.-studerende

Smart city

Simon Wind, Assistant professor

Economic geography Høgni Kalsø Hansen, Associate Professor
Lars Winther, Professor
Public governance and planning

Dorte Hedensted Lund, Senior Researcher
Karina Sehested, Senior Researcher

Katrina Wiberg, Ph.d.-student

Mapping, GIS and modelling

Ditte Bendix Lanng, Assistant professor

Christian Fertner, Assistant Professor
Hans Skov-Petersen, Seniorforsker
Lasse Møller-Jensen, Lektor