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Dr Mohammad Taleghani


About Dr Mohammad Taleghani

Dr Mohammad Taleghani is Senior Lecturer in Landscape Architecture. He is level 6 coordinator.

Dr Taleghani has worked previously at University of Southern California in Los Angeles (USA), Portland State University (USA), Delft University of Technology (The Netherlands), and University of Salford (Manchester). 

His primary focus in research is on the impact of the urban heat islands on human thermal comfort, and energy consumption of buildings. Mohammad received  prestigious grants from European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), and the United States National Science Foundation (NSF). He has published numerous papers in prominent journals in the field of built environment.

Current Teaching

  • LA504: Landscape Architecture Studio: Neighbourhood Planning & Design,
  • LA505: Landscape Architecture Studio: Public Realm Design,
  • LA601-2 Landscape Architecture Studio: Design & Community 1-2,
  • LA603: Landscape Context 3: Critical Study,
  • LA604-5: Landscape Architecture Studio: Specialist Design Project,
  • LA702: Landscape Architecture Personal Focus Portfolio,
  • LA703: Landscape & Urban Design Specialist Studios

Research Interests

Building energy efficiency; human thermal comfort; urban heat islands; microclimates; air pollution.

Selected Publications

Journal articles (24)

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