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Farnoosh Roozkhosh

Graduate Research Assistant
PhD Student

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Research Interests:

Spatial Planning, Urban Transportation, Public Health


P.hD. Geography (current), University of Georgia

M.s. Urban Planning, University of Guilan, Iran, 2018

B.s. Urbanism engineering, University of Bojnourd, Iran, 2015

Of note:

Recent Awards:

  • Iranian American Academics and Professionals (IAAP) Scholarship, Washington DC, 2023
  • UGA Graduate School Doctoral Fellow Award, University of Georgia, 2022
Selected Publications:
  • Tahmasbi, B., Roozkhosh, F. and Yao, X.A., 2023. Assessing Epidemic Spreading Potential with Encounter Network (Short Paper). In 12th International Conference on Geographic Information Science (GIScience 2023). Schloss Dagstuhl-Leibniz-Zentrum für Informatik.
  • Roozkhosh, F., Molavi, M., and Salaripour, A. (2022). Accessibility, Walkability, Mixed Land Uses: Analyzing Diverse Districts Based on Space Syntax Theory. International review for spatial planning and sustainable development D: Planning Assessment, Vol 10 No.4 (2022), 223-239. 
  • Roozkhosh, F., Molavi, M., and Salaripour, A. (2020). Comparison of walkability in different urban districts using space syntax. Journal of Architecture and Urbanism, Vol 44, No 1, pp. 1-10.
  • Yigitcanlar, T., Desouza, K. C., Butler, L., and Roozkhosh, F. (2020). Contributions and risks of artificial intelligence (AI) in building smarter cities: Insights from a systematic review of the literature. Energies, Vol 13, No 6, p. 1473.
  • Roozkhosh, F., Molavi, M., and Salaripour, A. (2019) Investigating the Relationship between Smart Growth Parameters and the Theory of Space Syntax in a Variety of Urban Contexts (Case study: Bojnourd), Naqshejahan- Basic studies and New Technologies of Architecture and Planning (in Persian), Vol 9, No 4, pp. 313-322.
  • Roozkhosh, F., Molavi, M., and Salaripour, A. (2018) Comparative Comparison of Access to Public Transportation in a Variety of Urban Texture (Case Study: Bojnourd) (in Persian), Quarterly Journal of North Khorasan Police Science, Vol 5, No 19, PP 131-148.

Major Professor

Angela Yao


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