Dr Deepika Mathur

Ph.D University of Melbourne

Research Fellow

Dr Deepika Mathur is a Research Fellow at the Northern Institute, Charles Darwin University and is based at the Alice Springs campus. Her area of research is examining ways regional towns can be made more sustainable and healthy through the built environment. In particular she has been conducting research on minimising construction waste generation and ways of recycling and reusing this waste in regional towns such as Alice Springs.

Research Interests

  • Construction waste management
  • Sustainable architecture in central Australia
  • Playground design and health

Current Research Projects

  • Smart ways to reduce waste, Smart Cities and Suburbs Program, Australian Government, 2017
  • Building partnerships for an industry-university collaborative project, LEBA small grant, 2017
  • Construction waste management strategy for Barkly Regional Council, BBRF funding, 2017

Professional Positions, Memberships & Awards

  • Member of Australian Institute of Architects
  • Member of Inland Capital Sub- Committee:Vibrant CBD Committee, Alice Springs

Media Coverage

Link to Research Publications

Deepika Mathur

Contacts

T: +61 (0) 8 8959 5214
E: deepika.mathur@cdu.edu.au

Alice Springs, NT

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