Dr Ayman Wagdy

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Research Officer

BSc (Helwan University), MSc (Politecnico Di Milano), PhD (Queensland University of Technology), FHEA (Higher Education Academy)

Ayman is a passionate and dedicated Early Career Researcher and Lecturer who is enthusiastic about advanced digital simulation, parametric modelling, machine and deep learning. He has a record of delivering high-quality research, demonstrated by Q1 publications and grant earning capability, and he supports the delivery of innovative teaching and academic excellence.

Currently, he is teaching and researching at QUT, UQ and CARRS-Q.


“Predicting Glare in Open-Plan Offices Using Simplified Data Acquisitions and Machine Learning Algorithms”


Ayman is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and has been teaching in the areas of architecture, computational design and digital simulations for seven years. He has experience in both studio-based, lecture-based and online-based delivery:

Bachelor Degree Level

  • 3D Modelling
  • Integrated Technologies 1 (Environmental Principles of Architecture)
  • Environmental Principles in Architectural Design
  • Create and Represent Materials
  • Architectural Design Studio VIII (Design Studio High Tech)
  • Arch1160 Architectural Communication 1
  • Arch1201 Architectural Design
  • Materials, Products and Processes

Master Degree Level

  • Building Futures (Advanced Structures and Software)
  • Advanced Architectural Design (Generative Structures)

Professional/PhD Student Level

  • Introduction to Parametric Design (IPD)
  • Parametric Passive Design (PPD)
  • Parametric Simulations and Graphs (PSG)


Since 2018 Ayman has been reviewing manuscripts for Q1 journals such as:

  • Solar Energy
  • Building and Environment
  • IEEE Access
  • Advances in Building Energy Research
  • Journal of Asian Architecture and Building Engineering
  • Sensors
  • Proceedings of the International Conference of the Arab Society for Computer-Aided Architectural Design (ASCAAD)
  • Australia Lighting Research Conference (CIE) 2020



  • The International Conference of the Arab Society for Computer-Aided Architectural Design (ASCAAD) 2021, Egypt
  • Australia Lighting Research Conference (CIE) 2020, Australia