Dietmar Castro

Partner Organisation

Fachhochschule Aachen


+32 (0)412 34 56, +49 (0)241 60 09 51 113


Role in SUN project

Dietmar Castro sets the development of high quality, prospective town quarters at the center of his work as an urban planer. His conception of life in the city of tomorrow has been rewarded with prizes in an array of competitions. He holds the chair of urban design at the university of applied sciences in Aachen since 1992.

Actual research projects: Prediction and Management of Flash Floods in Urban Areas in Germany (URBAS), Organisation of the congress “Sustainable Building 2010” together with Polytechnic University Heerlen (ZUYD), Liege Polytechnic University (HEPL), Centre for Sustainable Building (CeDuBo)