Mina Radić

  • Role in Center:

    SMUS Doctoral Student

  • Discipline:

    Architecture and Urban Planning

  • University:

    University Union - Nikola Tesla

  • Country:


Biography: Mina Radić is an Architect from Serbia, who specialises in green building and sustainable design. She has completed a bachelor’s degree in Architecture and Urban Planning at the University Union – Nikola Tesla in Belgrade and a master’s degree at the University of Technical Sciences in Novi Sad. During her studies, she won an award for designing the external vertical garden at the International Green Build Conference. She has participated in many international workshops and public debates. She was a guest scientific researcher at the Technical University in Munich at the Chair of Building Technology and Climate Responsive Design, working with Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Auer. She has published four research papers and participated in field projects concerned with green building in her home country and Germany.

Research Topic: Low Cost Vertical Gardens in Schools – Built Environment Education Tools for Tackling Sustainability Issues.

Selected Publications:

  • Radić, M./ Brković Dodig M./Auer T. (2019): Green Facades and Living Walls — A Review Establishing the Classification of Construction Types and Mapping the Benefits. Sustainability, Vol11. doi:10.3390/su11174579

  • Radić, M./ Arsić, J./ Džaleta, M./Stevović, S. (2012): Improvement of Environmental Quality by Setting up the External Vertical Garden on the Existing Building. ”Conference on Mechanical Engineering Technologies and Applications”. COMETa 2012, Istočno Sarajevo – Jahorina, National and University Library of Republic of Srpska, Banja Luka, 525-532.

  • Radić, M./Arsić, J./ Džaleta, M./Stevović, S. (2012): Eco-Architecture and Sustainable Design as a Function of the Quality of Environment. Održiva gradnja i urbane oaze [Sustainable buildings and Urban Oasis], 109-119.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Sustainable Architecture
  • Green Building
  • Vertical Gardens
  • Education

Prizes & Awards:

  • 1st Award for Design in Category for the External Vertical Gardens, International Green Build Conference 2011, Belgrade (Serbia)
  • Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt Scholarship, Guest Scientific Researcher at Technical University of Munich, Faculty of Architecture, Chair of Building Technology and Climate Responsive Design (Germany)

Memberships & Networks:

  • Arqubator (Belgrade, Serbia)
  • Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt Alumni Netzwerk