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Dr.-Ing. Nadine Appelhans

Dr.-Ing. Nadine Appelhans Photo of Dr.-Ing. Nadine Appelhans Photo of Dr.-Ing. Nadine Appelhans

Telephone
(+49)231 755-4399

Fax
(+49)231 755-2539

Consultation hours
On appointment

Address

Campus Adresse
Campus Süd
Geschossbau III

Room 422

Research and publications

Research Interest:     

  • Urbanisation
  • African cities
  • Urban informality
  • Everyday practices
  • Mobility and transport infrastructures

 

research projects

  • SPP 1448: Translating urban infrastructure ideals and planning models - Adaptation and Creativity in Urban Energy Systems and Urban Public Transportation Systems in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam

Teaching:

B.Sc. Raumplanung

  • Consultation F-Project F12 | Public transportation in a growing city - A case study of Kisumu, Kenya (academic year 2016/2017)

 

M.Sc. Raumplanung

  • Consultation M-Project M1 | Transformation of shopping streets and supply structures in Berlin: Changes and requirements through digitalisation and transnationality (Winter Semester 2017/2018)
     

 

Publications and  Paper Presentations:

Publications:

Year 2017:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (im Erscheinen): Placing Everyday Urbanisation at the Heart of Ethiopian Urban Policy. In: Trialog, Darmstadt.
  • Appelhans, Nadine; Hanke, Stefanie; Klein-Hitpaß, Anne (im Erscheinen): Elektromobilität - Ansätze für kommunale Planungsverfahren. In: Handbuch kommunale Verkehrsplanung. VDE Verlag, Offenbach.
  • Appelhans, Nadine (2017): Urban Planning and Everyday Urbanisation. A case study on Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. Bielefeld: transcript (Urban Studies).
  • Appelhans, Nadine and Baumgart, Sabine (forthcoming): Bus Rapid Transit: Innovation in the Contexts of Nairobi and Dar es Salaam. In: Monstadt, Jochen; de Bercegol, Rémi and Bon Bérénice: Translating the Networked City:
    Emerging Infrastructures in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam. Routledge.

Year 2016:

  • Appelhans, Nadine; Gies, Jürgen; Klein-Hitpaß, Anne (Hg.) (2016): Elektromobilität: im Spannungsfeld technologischer Innovation, kommunaler Planung und gesellschaftlicher Akzeptanz. Deutsches Institut für Urbanistik. 1. Edition. Berlin: Deutsches Institut für Urbanistik (Difu Impulse, 2016-1).

Year 2015:

  • Klein-Hitpaß, Anne; Appelhans, Nadine; Gies, Jürgen; Hanke, Stefanie; Aichinger, Wolfgang; Gerlach, Julian; Warnecke, Thomas (2015): Elektromobilität in der kommunalen Umsetzung: Strategien und planerische Instrumente. Bundesministerium für Verkehr und digitale Infrastruktur (BMVI) (Ed.), Berlin.

Year 2014:

  • Nadine Appelhans (2014): Möglichkeiten der Integration informeller Urbanisierung in die formelle Stadtentwicklung: Lernen vom globalen Süden. In: Bundesinstitut für Bau-, Stadt- und Raumforschung (BBSR) (Ed.): Informationen zur Raumentwicklung, Issue 2/2014. pp.103-112 Download

Year 2011:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (2011): The State of Exception. Vereinbarkeit von informeller Stadtentwicklung und institutioneller Planung. In: Polis - Magazin für Urban Development s02, pp. 76–79.
  • Appelhans, Nadine (2011): Livelihood transformation and the Ethiopian urbanisation process in the Lake Tana Region. In: Getie Gelaye (Ed.): Conference Proceedings „International Workshop: Launching of Amhara Region Culture and Development Research Centre“. Bahir Dar University Press.

Year 2010:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (2010): Improvisierte Stadt? Urbanisierung in Äthiopien. First published in: Spacemag, H. 2, pp. 74–79. Reprinted in fool on the hill (13), pp. 52–57.

Year 2009:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (2009): Housing Ethiopia. In: Angélil, Marc; Hebel, Dirk (Hg.): Quo Vadis? Addis / Ethiopia. An urban design manual. ETH Zürich, pp. 106–107.

 

Paper Presentations:

Year 2017:

  • Appelhans, Nadine; Baumgart, Sabine (2017): Panel convenors auf der European Conference of African Studies: “Mass rapid transit (MRT) in African Cities: A contribution towards inclusiveness?“ an der Universität Basel. 30/06/2017
  • Appelhans, Nadine (2017): The organisational landscape of transport provision in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam. American Association of Geographers Annual Conference. Boston, 07/04/2017
  • Appelhans, Nadine (2017): Planungsanforderungen und -strategien im globalen Süden. As part of the lecture „Regionalplanung“ of Dr. Antje Matern, BTU Cottbus. Cottbus, 01/02/2017

Year 2016:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (2016): Creativity in urban transport provision: The case of Nairobi. Translating the networked city: adaptation and creativity in urban infrastructures in Africa. Third results conference SPP 1448. University of Halle and University of Leipzig. Potsdam, 02/10/2016
  • Appelhans, Nadine (2016): The transport of people: Everyday practices and policies in Nairobi. n-aerus Annual Conference. n-aerus. School of Public Administration, University of Gothenburg. Gothenburg, 18/11/2016

Year 2014:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (2014): Cosmopolitan Accounts – Universal Methodologies? Challenges in bringing together Post-colonial Urban Theory and Urban Development Assessment. Current Developments in Critical Urban Studies Workshop. Georg-Simmel Center for Metropolitan Research at the Humboldt-University, Berlin. 07/2014.
  • Appelhans, Nadine (2014): Guiding Principles in Bahir Dar’s Urban Development: Ruptures, Continuities and Parallels. Conference: Future Africa - Vereinigung für Afrikawissenschaften Congress 2014, Panel: The creation of futures: models and ideals in planning African cities. University Bayreuth. 06/2014

Year 2013:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (2013): Interrelations of formal and informal Urbanisation. In: ‘Symposium My City’ by Urbane Künste Ruhr. At Zeche Zollverein, Essen, 13/09/2013.
  • Appelhans, Nadine (2013): From the Cape to the Horn. The Travel of the Integrated Development Plan from South Africa to Ethiopia. International Conference: Colonial and Postcolonial Urban Planning in Africa, Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning, University of Lisbon, 06/09/2013.

Year 2012:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (2012): Max Guther‘s Master Plan for the City of Bahir Dar in 1962. International Conference: Architectures of Power in the Horn of Africa and the Upper Nile Basin - From Ancient Times to the Present. Hiob-Ludolf-Zentrum Universität Hamburg. Hamburg, 07/06/2012.
  • Appelhans, Nadine (2012): Planning and Counter-Planning: Strategies for Building in African Cities. In: ‚VII Seminário Internacional de Projeto Urbano’ by Escola da Cidade. At Alliance Francais, Sao Paolo, 26/03/2012.
  • Appelhans, Nadine (2012): The ‘Rural’ in the City: The Inclusive/Exclusiveness of Bahir Dar’s Spatial Planning Implementation. International Conference: Changing socio-spatial configurations of inclusion and exclusion: Planning and counter-planning in the African city.’ at Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, Sweden. 08/03/2012

Year 2010:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (2010): Urbanisation and the Decentralisation of Space Related Policies in Ethiopia - Learning from the case of Bahir Dar. Conference: 3rd National Conference on Managing Ethiopian Cities in the Era of Rapid Urbanization. Ethiopian Civil Service College. Addis Ababa, 1/07/2010.

Year 2009:

  • Appelhans, Nadine (2009): Livelihood Transformation and the Ethiopian Urbanisation Process in the Lake Tana Region. International Workshop: Launching of Amhara Region Culture and Development Research Center. Bahir Dar University. Ethiopia, 30/10/2009
  • Appelhans, Nadine; Kokalanova, Anna; Naue, Sophie; Leinenkugel, Max; Schwarz, Anke (2009): Urban Informality in Cape Town, Sofia and Mexico City. International Conference: UPE 08 - Patterns of Urban Growth and Decline - Sustainability Issues and Challenges for Spatial Planning in 21st Century Cities and Regions. University of Kaiserslautern, 25/03/2009

Year 2008

  • Appelhans, Nadine; Senger, David (2008): Low-Income-Housing in Südafrika. In: ‘Low-Tech - High-Efficiency’ by Engineers without Frontiers. At Technical University Hamburg Harburg, 28/04/2008.