Dr. Sudipto Roy

Dr. Sudipto Roy is a lecturer, researcher and a practising architect - landscape architect with over 20 years experience. He is an Associate Fellow of UK’s Higher Education Academy, a registered landscape architect with the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) and a registered architect with Council of Architecture (COA). As a master planner, landscape architect, architect and project manager he has worked with international, multi-disciplinary organisations across Australia, Asia, and the Middle East. As an academic and researcher in educational institutions across Australia and Asia he has coordinated landscape architecture programs, directed design studios, and extensively researched on landscape ecological issues. His research interests include green infrastructure, urban landscapes and urban trees, urban ecosystem services and disservices, sustainable landscape patterns, smart cities, regionally adaptive environmental design, resilient landscape design and therapeutic landscape design. Dr. Roy is currently working on building community resilience through innovative landscape design and pedagogies in Landscape Architecture teaching and learning. In addition Dr. Sudipto Roy is interested in Smart cities and smart systems as well as food security.