MohitArora

  • Research Associate - University of Edinburgh

Research interests

Mohit works on the convergence of design, sustainability and climate change mitigation research. His research focuses on:

  • Material Substitution
  • Material Efficiency and Circular Economy interventions
  • Policies for low carbon development

He is interested in material and emissions savings to achieve climate targtes and low carbon growth to provide adequate living conditions and infrastructure for all.

His research leverages Design for Development and Policy to direct practice-driven transformation in cities and industries. He aims to integrate design science, technology and public policy to solve challenges of developing world.

His ongoing projects include:

  • circular economy monitoring
  • assessment and public policy roadmaps
  • urban mining practice and sustainability scale up initiatives in built environment
  • design guidelines and reuse adoption in products and services
  • environmental health assessment and policies for air pollution