Dr Anas Lila

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  • Qualifications:BSc., MSc., Ph.D., FHEA, CIAT
  • Position:Lecturer
  • Department:FET - Architecture and the Built Environment
  • Telephone:+4411732 81873

About me

lecturer of architecture 

Supervision of Ph.D. students in topics related to Computational methods of architecture and urbanism, Design Optimization methods, and Building Physics Simulation.
Supervising & Examining master thesis for students enrolled in the following master programs:
• MSc of computational architecture
• MSc of Façade Engineering
• MSc of BIM in Construction Operation
• MSc of BIM in Design, Construction and Operation
Took part in teaching design studio for years:
• Year 2 March (module lead)
• Year 2 & 3 BSc of architecture
Took part in teaching the following modules:
• Urban sentience, MSc of computational architecture (module lead).
• Computing Complexity, MSc of computational architecture.
• Design Representation, 2nd year BSc, teaching modelling and rendering software packages for undergraduate students.
• Investigating Structures, 1st year BSc, teaching structural engineering basics
• Physical Computing, 2nd BSc of product design, teaching basic Arduino and coding skills.
• Undergraduate Dissertations, 3rd year BSc, supervising and examining final year dissertation.


  • Fellow of UK advance Higher Education (FHEA)
  • Member International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA) – England & Egypt affiliate
  • charter of international Architectural technologists CIAT affiliate
  • Member of the Egyptian Engineers Syndicate.
  • Member of the Egyptian Architects Association. (Former VP of Egyptian Architects Youth Committee).
  • scientific committee member and reviewer in multiple international conferences ie, SIMAUD 2018-21.. etc.

Area of expertise

Research Project:

2021-2022 (PI)
A Building-urban Approach For Energy Efficiency, Thermal Comfort And Emission Reduction: A Case Study Of Car Maintenance And Repair Urban Cluster In A New City In Egypt. Funded by Cresmi Challenge Prize (British Council/ UCL)

2021 (Research Associate)
Architects and Engineers approaches to automating early stage environmental performance (funded by private sector partners and internal funds)

2018-2020 (Research Assistant)
Computing Craft: Manufacturing cob structures using robotically controlled 3D printing
Funded by ESPRC


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