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Ms Marzie Naserikia

PhD


University of New South Wales

m.naserikia@unsw.edu.au

Biography

Marzie received her Master of Science in Urban Planning from Tarbiat Modares University of Tehran, Iran. She has started her PhD in April 2020 at the Climate Change Research Centre at UNSW. Her research has focused on urban heat island adaptation and mitigation, land use/ land cover planning, and investigating the effects of green infrastructures on citizens’ thermal comfort. Marzie is also interested in the application of Geographic Information Systems, remote sensing, and satellite imagery in spatial analysis of urban areas.

THESIS: The influence of urban planning indicators on the urban heat island in Sydney