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Stanimira Markova

  • Dipl.-Ing.
  • research assistent
  • Aachen University of Technology (RWTH)
  • 6PublicationsNumber of items in Stanimira's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 12Followers

Research interests

integral planning processdigital buildingsIFC and BIMDesign for X (DfX) approchesresource efficiency in the built environment


Born in Varna, Bulgaria in 1980. In 1999 graduated from the First language School in Varna (German and English) and awarded best student of the year. In the same year moved to Sofia and started her education at the German Faculty for hydro engineering (a double-degree program with the Vienna University of Technology) at the University for Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy in Sofia, Bulgaria. In 2003 moved to Vienna and change her course of study to building physics and constructions and building economics and management. Graduated in 2006 with distinction. In 2005/2006 applied for the program "Meisterklasse Osteuropa/ Master Class CEE" at the Vienna University of Economics and Business in cooperation with Bank Austria, Strabag, Bosh, Henkel, OMV and Siemens, where relevant corporate governance topics were thought by means of case studies conducted for and in cooperation with the partner companies. In 2006 worked as trainee at the Sofia branch of Porsche Bank. After graduation started as a trainee in all departments at SW Umwelttechnik Magyarorszag in Budapest, Hungary and at SW Umwelttechnik Österreich for the organisation of the market entries in Bulgaria, Serbia and Ukraine (till November 2007 subsidiaries in Bulgaria and Serbia were established and first strategic customers acquired). In November 2007 moved back to Vienna and started a research activity at the Vienna University of Technology in the field of resource efficiency in the built environment. In 2009 and 2010 during research stays at ETH, Zürich and RWTH Aachen got familiar with innovative data systems for integrative, semantic object based building design and following moved to Aachen for a PhD study in this field.

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    • Markova S
    • Dieckmann A
  • Der Gebäudepass - ein Beitrag zur Kreislaufwirtschaft im Bauwesen

    • Stanimira Markova

Professional experience

research assistent

Aachen University of Technology (RWTH)

March 2011 - Present

research assistent

TU Wien

November 2007 - March 2011(3 years)

analysit, field officer CEE (Bulgaria, Serbia, Ukraine)

SW Umwelttechnik Österreich

December 2006 - June 2008(2 years)

trainee all departments

SW Umwelttechnik Hungary

February 2007 - November 2007(9 months)


Porsche Bank

August 2006 - September 2006(a month)


PhD study

Aachen University of Technology (RWTH)

March 2011 - Present

research stay

Aachen University of Technology (RWTH)

July 2010 - September 2010(2 months)

certificate "Sommer Academy - Sustainable Building"

ETH Zurich

August 2009 - September 2009(a month)

Dipl.- Ing.

TU Wien

October 2001 - February 2007(5 years)

"Master Class CEE"

Vienna University of Economics and Business

September 2005 - July 2006(10 months)

University for Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy

September 1999 - May 2003(4 years)