PhD Candidate in Architecture, The University of Edinburgh
Roxana Karam is an architect and designer based in Edinburgh, United Kingdom. She submitted her PhD in the School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture at the University of Edinburgh in January 2019. Roxana has been active as an interdisciplinary design researcher in the field of Data-driven technologies in architecture. Her approach to architecture as a creative practice is both top-down and bottom-up. Her main research focus is on contemporary architectural propositions, and she is keen on reviewing design processes and methodologies within the scope of urban informatics, data-driven innovations and biology/nature. She questions the spatial articulation through the interdisciplinary knowledge of architecture, technology, and biosemiotics.