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Nimra Iqbal


Academic Staff Member
Institute of Spatial and Regional Planning


+49 711 685 66349
+49 711 685 66965

Pfaffenwaldring 7
70569 Stuttgart
Room: 3.123

Office Hours

by appointment


  • Vulnerability assessment
  • Urban climate resilience
  • Climate change adaptation
  • GIS, remote sensing and spatial statistics

Ongoing Projects:

  • Urbisphere (coupling dynamic cities and climate)
  • Wendnagel-Beck, A.; Ravan, M.; Iqbal, N.; Birkmann, J.; Somarakis, G.; Hertwig, D.; Grimmond, S. (2021): "Characterizing Physical and Social Compositions of Cities to Inform Climate Adaptation: Case Studies in Germany." In: Urban Planning, 6(4), 321-337.
  • Iqbal, N.; Ravan, M.; Jamshed, A.; Birkmann, J.; Somarakis, G.; Mitraka, Z.; Chrysoulakis, N. (2022): "Linkages between Typologies of Existing Urban Development Patterns and Human Vulnerability to Heat Stress in Lahore." In: Sustainability, 14(17), 10561. DOI: 10.3390/su141710561


Research Associate at the Institute of Spatial and Regional Planning, University of Stuttgart, Germany.

10/2018 – 09/2020

Master’s degree in Infrastructure Planning at University of Stuttgart, Germany.

11/2016 – 08/2018

Research Associate (Urban Planning) at the Urban Sector Planning and Management Services Unit, Lahore, Pakistan.

09/2012 – 10/2016

Bachelor’s degree in City and Regional Planning, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan.


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