Section for Landscape Architecture and Planning
The main research areas for the section are development, planning, design, and management of urban areas, green spaces and rural landscapes.
The section consists of the following research groups:
- Landscape Architecture and -Urbanism
Head of Research Group: Ellen Braae
- Landscape Technology
Head of Research Group: Marina Bergen Jensen
- Nature, Green Spaces and Outdoor Recreation
Head of Research Group: Frank Søndergaard Jensen
- Nature, Health and Design
Head of Research Group: Ulrika K. Stigsdotter
Our research is multi-disciplinary including landscape architecture, planning, engineering, biology, forestry, geography, GIS based spatial analysis, and urban governance, and it is both basic and applied. It is important that research results contribute to a sustainable practice for the development of cities and landscapes, environmentally as well as socially, economically, and culturally.
Many of our research projects are undertaken in cooperation with partners from both the public and the private sector.