Elisa Maarit Lähde

Assistant Professor
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T201 Dept. Architecture
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Honors and awards

Honorary mention in Hiedanranta ideas competition

The Hiedanranta district of Tampere - international ideas competition.<br/>KUNNIAMAININTA ”There’s a New Town in the City”<br/>Perttu Pulkka, arkkitehti ja Elisa Lähde, maisema-arkkitehti
Invitation or ranking in competition Department of Architecture Jan 2017

First prize in the International Stomrwater Innovation Competition

Innovation concerning urban furniture that features water detention
Invitation or ranking in competition Department of Architecture Nov 2014

FoodGrid: Finalist in Ericsson Innovation Awards

Competition theme Future of Food
Invitation or ranking in competition Department of Architecture Jun 2017

First prize Elielinaukio architectural competition

The New Eliel project and the architectural competition are a part of a larger renewal of the surroundings of the Helsinki Central Railway Station. The functionality of the area will improve from the point of view of pedestrians and cyclists in particular. The area’s new life and high-quality architectural solutions will help elevate the Elielinaukio and the Asema-aukio area to a worthy prime location in the Helsinki city centre.
Invitation or ranking in competition Department of Architecture Dec 2021


Three Perspectives on the Posthumanist Living Environment

Elisa Lähde, Ilkka Törmä, Sarianna Salminen 2022 ARK

Aalto University: Maintaining a national mandate in changing conditions

Meri Mannerla-Magnusson, Elisa Lähde, Jyrki Sinkkilä, Emilia Weckman, Ranja Hautamäki 2022 Landskab

Shifting concepts of urban landscape in Helsinki: From primary forests to high tech nature-based solutions

Kati Vierikko, Elisa Lähde, Elina Nyberg, Silviya Korpilo, Christopher Raymond 2022 Creating Resilient Landscapes in an Era of Climate Change : Global Case Studies and Real-World Solutions

Towards natural water cycle in urban areas : Modelling stormwater management designs

Ambika Khadka, Teemu Kokkonen, Tero J. Niemi, Elisa Lähde, Nora Sillanpää, Harri Koivusalo 2020 Urban Water Journal

Mission Blue-Green

Elisa Lähde 2020

Effects of LID-Based Urban Designs on Water Balance

Ambika Khadka, Teemu Kokkonen, Elisa Lähde, Tero Niemi, Nora Sillanpää, Harri Koivusalo 2019 New Trends in Urban Drainage Modelling

Can we really have it all?-Designing multifunctionality with sustainable urban drainage system elements

Elisa Lähde, Ambika Khadka, Outi Tahvonen, Teemu Kokkonen 2019 Sustainability (Switzerland)