Rushikesh Padsala

Academic Staff Member (GeoInformatics)
Rushikesh Padsala
Area:
Photogrammetry and GeoInformatics
Room:
2/344
Office hours:
Monday to Friday 09:30 - 17:30
Phone:
+49 711 8926 2320
Field

Digital Twins, 3D City Models, Geo-Data Management, Spatial Planning, Smart Sustainable Cities

Vita
  • September 2020 - Today

    PhD Student (Buildings Engineering) @ CERC Next-Generation Cities, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada

  • February 2019 - Today

    Scientific Researcher (GeoInformatics), University of Applied Sciences - HfT Stuttgart, Germany

  • January 2016 - July 2018 

    3D Data Analyst, GISTEC (Esri official distributor in the UAE), Sharjah / Dubai, United Arab Emirates 

  • July 2015 - September 2015

    GIS Operator, HOWE India PVT. LTD (Adani Group), Ahmedabad, India

  • December 2014 - June 2015

    Semester Abroad (Masters Thesis), University of Applied Sciences - HfT Stuttgart, Germany

  • August 2013 - June 2015

    Masters of Technology (Geomatics Engineering), Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT University), Ahmedabad, India

  • July 2009 - June 2013

    Bachelors of Technology (Civil Engineering), Charotar University of Science and Technology (CHARUSAT), Changa, India

University Projects
  • 2019-2022

    M4_Lab (Metropolitan Region 4.0) - Innovative University

  • 2019-2021

    IN-SOURCE (Integrated analysis and modeling for the management of sustainable urban FWE ReSOURCEs)

  • 2019-2020

    EnSysLe (Energy Systems Analysis)

Awards
  • 2021

    Joint winners at the Innovation Challenge 2021, University of Applied Sciences - HfT Stuttgart, Germany

  • 2017

    Technical lead for Excellence in GIS Implementation (EGI Award) for a Real Estate project, GISWORX 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates 

  • 2015

    Best master thesis award, Center for Environmental Planning and Technology - CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India

  • 2015

    Best performance in studio work award, Center for Environmental Planning and Technology - CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India

  • 2014

    Merit-based full semester scholarship, Center for Environmental Planning and Technology - CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India

Publications
  • 2021

    Padsala, R., Gebetsroither-Geringer, E., Peters-Anders, J., Coors, V. (2021). Inception of Harmonising Data Silos and Urban Simulation Tools Using 3D City Models for Sustainable Management of the Urban Food Water and Energy Resources. In: ISPRS International Annals of Photogrammetry Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Science, vol. VIII-4/W1-2021, pg. 81-88.

  • 2021

    Padsala, R., Gebetsroither-Geringer, E., Bao, K., Coors, V. (2021). The Application of CityGML Food Water Energy ADE to Estimate the Biomass Potential for a Land Use Scenario. In: The 26th International Conference on Urban Planning and Regional Development in the Information Society (REAL CORP 2021), BOKU, Vienna, Australia.

  • 2021

    Wuerstle, P., Thunyathep, J., Padsala, R., Coors, V. (2021). Development of a Digital 3D Participation Platform – Case Study of Weilimforf (Stuttgart). In: The ISPRS International Archives of Photogrammetry Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Science, vol. XLVI-4/W1-2021, pg. 123-129.

  • 2021

    Brennenstuhl, M., Grün, M., Harbola, S., Koukofikis, A., Padsala, R., Padsala, R., Schaaf, M.,  Coors, V., Voss, U. (2021). CFD Simulation and Visualisation Based Investigation of Small Wind Turbine Potential: A Case Study "Neur Stöckach" for Stuttgart. In: ISPRS International Annals of Photogrammetry Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Science, vol. VIII-4/W1-2021, pg. 17-24.

  • 2021

    Bao, K., Padsala, R., Coors, V., Thrän, D., Schröter, B., (2021). A GIS-Based Simulation Method for Regional Food Potential and Demand. In: Land, vol. 10(8), pg. 880.

  • 2021

    Pietzsch, U., Bao, K., Padsala, R., Gebetsroither-Geringer, E., Smetschka, B., Raven, J., Coors, V. (2021). Stakeholder-supported Research on the Food-Water-Energy Nexus with three International Case Studies. In: The 26th International Conference on Urban Planning and Regional Development in the Information Society (REAL CORP 2021), BOKU, Vienna, Austria.

  • 2021

    Braun, R., Padsala, R., Malmir, T., Mohammadi, S., Eicker, U. (2021). Using 3D CityGML for the Modeling of the Food Waste and Wastewater Generation—A Case Study for the City of Montréal. In: Frontiers in Big Data, vol. 4, pg. 44.

  • 2020

    Bao, K., Padsala, R., Coors, V., Thrän, D., Schröter, B., (2020). A Method for Assessing Regional Bioenergy Potentials Based on GIS Data and a Dynamic Yield Simulation Model. In: Energies, vol. 13(24), pg. 6488.

  • 2020

    Hosseinihaghighi, S., Izadi, F., Padsala, R., Eicker, U. (2020). Using Climate-Sensitive 3D City Modeling to Analyze Outdoor Thermal Comfort in Urban Areas. In: The ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 2020, vol. 9(11), pg. 688

  • 2020

    Bao, K., Padsala, R., Thrän, D., Schröter, B. (2020). Urban Water Demand Simulation in Residential and Non-Residential Buildings Based on a CityGML Data Model. In: The ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 2020, vol. 9(11), pg. 642.

  • 2020

    Padsala, R., Fink, T., Peters-Anders, J., Gebetsroither-Geringer, E., Coors, V. (2020). From Urban Design to Energy Simulation - A Data Conversion Process Bridging the Gap Between Two Domains. In: The 25th International Conference on Urban Planning and Regional Development in the Information Society (REAL CORP 2020), RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.

  • 2020

    Bao, K., Padsala, R., Thrän D., Schröter, B., Coors, V. (2020). GIS-Based Assessment of Regional Biomass Potentials at the Example of Two Counties In Germany. In: The 28th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, Marseille, France.

  • 2020

    Wuerstle, P., Thunyathep, J., Padsala, R., Coors, V. (2020) The Conception of an Urban Energy Dashboard using 3D City Models. In: The 11th ACM International Conference on Future Energy Systems, Melbourne, Australia.

  • 2019

    Padsala, R., Bao, K., Kesnar, C., Coors, V., Schröter, B. (2020). GIS-Based Assessment of regional biomass potentials for heat and power generation at the example of Ludwigsburg County, Germany. In: The The Food Energy Water Nexus Conference, New York, USA (Poster Presentation).

  • 2015

    Padsala, R., Coors, V. (2015). Conceptualizing, Managing and Developing: A Web-Based 3DCIM for urban energy demand simulation. In: The 3rd Eurographics Workshop on Urban Data Modeling and Visualization (UDMV 2015), TU Delft, Netherlands.

  • 2014

    Padsala, R. (2014). Land Use Land Cover (LULC) change detector. In: The 15th Esri India User Conference, New Delhi, India.

  • 2014

    Padsala, R., Lapsiwala, M., Dhimole, P., Khan, N. (2014). Strategies and Land Use Restructuring for Transit Oriented Development in Ahmedabad, using Geographical Information System (GIS). In: The 15th Esri India User Conference, New Delhi, India.