Dr Heiko AYDT
FCL Scenario Coordinator for Responsive Cities &
Project Leader of Cooling Singapore
Heiko Aydt joined the Singapore-ETH Centre's Future Cities Laboratory in October 2015 as the coordinator of the Responsive Cities scenario - an interdisciplinary cluster of thematically linked research projects. His current research investigates how a city responds to changes and disturbances.
He received his PhD degree in Computer Science from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore and a MSc degree from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm. He also holds a Dipl.-Ing. (FH) in Information Technology from Esslingen University of Applied Sciences.
In December 2006 he joined the Parallel and Distributed Computing Centre at NTU as Research Associate where he worked on several projects concerned with simulation-based optimisation and agent-based crowd simulation. In December 2011 he joined TUM CREATE as Research Fellow and worked on agent-based traffic simulation and simulation-based optimisation topics. In December 2012 he became the Principal Investigator of the Modelling and Optimisation of Architectures and Infrastructure group at TUM CREATE where his research was concerned with studying the potential impact of electro-mobility on the infrastructure and the environment from a complex systems perspective.
PhD in Computer Science, Nanyang Technological University
MSc, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) in Information Technology, Esslingen University of Applied Sciences