1. Nguyen, Mai T., Daniela Solueva, Evgenia Spyridonos, and Hanaa Dahy (2022) “Mycomerge: Fabrication of Mycelium-Based Natural Fiber Reinforced Composites on a Rattan Framework” Biomimetics 7, no. 2: 42.
  2. Kerekes, J. Petrš, V. Schwieger, H. Dahy. (December 2021). Geometric quality control for bio-based building elements: Study case segmented experimental shell. Journal of Applied Geodesy. Publisher: De Gruyter (
  3. Lehrecke, C. Tucker, X. Yang, P. Baszynski, H.Dahy. Tailored Lace: Moldless Fabrication of 3D Bio-Composite Structures through an Integrative Design and Fabrication Process. November 2021. Applied Sciences 11(22):10989. DOI: 10.3390/app112210989
  4. Dahy, P.Teuffel, M. Proessler. Biokomposite in der Architektur. Bautechnik, DBZ, 8. Jul. 2021. Link:
  5. Dahy. (Feb. 2021) Chapter:‚Towards sustainable buildings with free-form geometries: Development and Application of flexible NFRP in load-bearing structures.’ in Book: Biocomposite Materials: Design and Mechanical Properties Characterization. Eds. M. T. H. Sultan, M.Shukry A. Majid, A. Iskandar A., M. R. M. Jamir, N. saba. Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
  6. Dahy (May 2021) Chapter: Potentiale neuer Technologien und Baustoffe. Atlas Tragwerke / Manual of Structural Design. Eds. E. Moeller. DETAIL Business Information GmbH 
  7. Sippach, H. Dahy, K. Uhlig, B. Grisin, S. Carosella, P. Middendorf.(2021) Structural Optimization through biomimetic-inspired material-specific Application of plant-based Natural Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Composites (NFRP) . Journal of Polymers. MDPI. Special Issue: Functional Polymers. (Impact factor: 3.164)
  8. Neuhaus, N. Zahiri, J. Petrs, Y. Tahouni, J. Siegert, I. Kolaric, H. Dahy, T. Bauernhansl (2020) Integrating Ionic Electroactive Polymer Actuators and Sensors Into Adaptive Building Skins – Potentials and Limitations. Front. Built Environ. 6:95. doi: 10.3389/fbuil.2020.00095. Frontiers
  9. Dahy, P. Baszynski. (2020) Biocomposites and automation for the future sustainable building industry, JEC Magazine 136_June 2020, Paris, France
  10. G. Rihaczek, M. Klammer, O. Başnak, J. Petrš, B. Grisin, H. Dahy, S. Carosella, P. Middendorf (2020) Curved Foldable Tailored Fiber Reinforcements for Moldless Customized Bio-Composite Structures. Proof of Concept: Biomimetic NFRP Stools. Polymers 2020, 12, 2000.
  11. V. Costalonga Martins, S. Cutajar, C. van der Hoven, P. Baszyński, P. Dahy (2020) FlexFlax Stool: Validation of Moldless Fabrication of Complex Spatial Forms of Natural Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (NFRP) Structures through an Integrative Approach of Tailored Fiber Placement and Coreless Filament Winding Techniques. Appl. Sci. 2020, 10, 3278.
  12. H.Dahy, J.Petrs, P.Baszynski (2020) Design and Fabrication of two 1:1 Architectural Demonstrators based on Biocomposites from Annually Renewable Resources displaying a Future Vision for Sustainable Architecture. FABRICATE 2020, UCL, UK
  13. H.Dahy, J. Petrs, D. H. Bos, P. Baszynski, A. P.H.W. Habraken, P. M. Teuffel  (2019). BioMat Pavilion 2018: Development, Fabrication and Erection of a Double Curved Segmented Shell from Biocomposite Elements. Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2019 – Structural Membranes 2019 Form and Force. C. Lázaro, K.-U. Bletzinger, E. Oñate (eds.)
  14. H. Dahy, J. Petrs, P. Baszynski (2019). Experimental Biocomposite Pavilion: Segmented Shell Construction – Design, Material Development and Erection. ACADIA Conference 2019, Texas, USA
  15. D. Estrada, M.Wyller, H.Dahy. (2019). Aerochair Integrative design methodologies for lightweight carbon fiber furniture design. eCAADe 37 / SIGraDi Conference (eCAADe: Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in europe) and (SIGraDi: Sociedad Iberoamericana de Gráfica Digital). Topic: “Architecture in the Age of the 4th Industrial Revolution” 11-13 September 2019
  16. J. Petrs, H.Dahy, M. Florian. (2019). From MoleMOD to MoleSTRING. Design of self-assembly structures actuated by shareable soft robots. eCAADe 37 / SIGraDi Conference. 11-13 September 2019
  17. H. Dahy ‘Materials as a Design Tool’ – Design Philosophy applied in three Innovative Research Pavilions out of Sustainable Building Materials with controlled End-Of-Life Scenarios. [Buildings] Journal – Special Issue “Green Building Materials”, Buildings 2019, 9, 64; MDPI (Open Access). doi:10.3390/buildings9030064
  18. H. Dahy. Natural Fibre-Reinforced Polymer Composites (NFRP) Fabricated from Lignocellulosic Fibres for Future Sustainable Architectural Applications, Case Studies: Segmented-Shell Construction, Acoustic Panels, and Furniture. journal of Sensors, Special Issue “Advances in FRP Composites: Applications, Sensing, and Monitoring” (Sensors, ISSN 1424-8220, IF=2.677), MDPI (Open Access)
  19. J. Petrs, H.Dahy, M. Florian (2018). Soft Robotics in Architectural Context. Conference Design Computing October 2018, Czech Technical University in Prague.
  20. T. Sippach, J.Petrs, H.Dahy (2018). Soft_XR -Soft Robotic Explorer Unit – Conference Design Computing October 2018, Czech Technical University in Prague.
  21. Knippers, A. Menges, H. Dahy, N. Früh, A. Körner, K. Rinderspacher, S. Saffarian, E. Slabbinck, J. Solly, L. Vasey, D. Wood. The ITECH approach: Building(s) to learn. Proceedings of the IASS Symposium 2018, Creativity in Structural Design July 16-20, 2018, MIT, Boston, USA Caitlin Mueller, Sigrid Adriaenssens (eds.)
  22. Horn, R., Dahy, H., Gantner, J., Speck, O., Leistner, P. (2018). Bio-Inspired Sustainability Assessment for Building Product Development – Concept and Case Study. Sustainability, Special Issue Sustainable Construction, 10(1), 130. DOI: 10.3390/su10010130
  23. Dahy, H. (2017) Efficient Fabrication of Sustainable Building Products from Annually Generated Non-wood Cellulosic Fibres and Bioplastics with Improved Flammability Resistance. Waste and Biomass Valorization. DOI: 10.1007/s12649-017-0135-3, Springer Netherlands. Print ISSN 1877-2641, Online ISSN 1877-265X
  24. Dahy, H. (2017). Biocomposite materials based on annual natural fibres and biopolymers–Design, fabrication and customized applications in architecture. Construction and Building Materials, 147, 212-220
  25. Dahy, H., Knippers, J. (2017). Chapter 4: Biopolymers and biocomposites based on agricultural residues. In Hebel, D. E., Heisel, F. (Eds.) Cultivated Building Materials: Industrialized Natural Resources for Architecture and Construction, Birkhäuser, Berlin, ISBN: 978-3035611069
  26. Dahy, H. (2016). Biocomposites for architectural applications based on the second generation of natural annual renewable resource. SBE 16 – Sustainable Built Environment Conference 2016 in Hamburg: Strategies, Stakeholders, Success factors, 7-11 March 2016 Proceedings band, 138-147. ISBN: 978-3-00-052213-0, ZEBAU, Hamburg
  27. Dahy, H. (2016). Biocomposites and biofoams for innovative sustainable architectural applications. JEC- World Composites Show, Biocomposites Conference, Paris, 08-10 March
  28. Dahy, H. (2014). Green Biocomposites for architectural applications, Bioplast. Mag. 3, 28-30.
  29. Dahy, H. (2014). Natural fibres as flame-retardants? Bioplast. Mag.2,18-20
  30. Dahy, H., Knippers, J. (2014). Natural fibres as ecologic flame retardants in green agro-plastic building products? 10. Internationales Symposium: Werkstoffe aus Nachwachsende Rohstoffen, Erfurt, Deutschland, 16-17 Sept
  31. Dahy, H. (2015). Agro-fibres Biocomposites Applications and Design Potentials in Contemporary Architecture: Case Study: Rice Straw Biocomposites. PHD Thesis. ISBN 978-3-922302-37-7, Institue for Building Structures and Structural Design (itke), University of Stuttgart
  32. Dahy, H., Knippers, J. (2013). Influence of the 3Rs on Modern Approaches in Sustainable Architecture. Int. J. Environ. Sust. 8(4), 43-53
  33. Dahy, H., Knippers, J. (2013). Agricultural Residues Applications in Contemporary Building Industry. In: P. J.S. Cruz (Eds.), Structures and Architecture Concepts, Applications and Challenges, 2108-2115. CRC Press, Taylor &Francis Group, London, ISBN 978-0-415-66195-9
  34. Dahy, H., Knippers, J. (2013). Agricultural residues applications in contemporary building industry. ICSA 2013- Structures and Architecture, Guimaraes, Portugal, 24-26 July
  35. Dahy, H. (2013). Towards More Agro-Fibers Applications In Interior Designs. Composites Week@Leuven And Texcomp, 11th Conference, Leuven, Belgium, 16-20 September
  36. Dahy, H., Knippers, J. (2013). Product Design Aspects Of Agro-Fibres Biocomposites For Architectural Applications. SB13 (Sustainable Building Conference), TU Graz, Austria, 25-28 September
  37. Dahy, H., Knippers, J. (2012). Influence of the 3Rs on Modern Approaches in Sustainable Architecture. Eighth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, Vancouver, Canada, Jan
  38. Dahy, H. (2012). Cereal Crop Residues Biocomposites Applications in Building Industry. 9. Internationales Symposium „Werkstoffe aus nachwachsenden Rohstoffen“Erfurt, Sept.
  39. Dahy, H., Knippers, J. (2012). Rice Straw Fiber Biocomposites Potentials in Contemporary Architecture. ICONARCH-I, Turkey, Nov.
  40. Dahy, H. (2009). Evaluation of the Current Environmental Codes and their Influence on Modern Approaches of Building and Construction Field. In: 3rdConference of the Environmental Services Association. Cairo, Egypt
  41. Dahy, H. (2007). User´s Participation in the Architectural Work – Special Study of Self building Issue. Scientific Bulletin of Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.
  42. Dahy, H. (2006). Physical Modelling Application Methods in Architecture. Master Thesis. Faculty of Engineering, Department of Architecture (FEDA), Ain Shams University, Cairo, 2006
  43. Dahy, H. (2003). Modern Architectural Technological Space Center. Bachelor Graduation Project. (FEDA), Ain Shams University, Cairo, Honorary Publication by the UIA (International Union of Architects- Egyptian National Sector)

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