Raheleh Givehchi

Raheleh

Background

I am currently an NSERC Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Toronto (U of T). I received my PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo, as well as M.S. and B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from Sharif University of Technology in Iran.

Research Interests

My research interests include sustainable buildings, indoor air quality, airborne nanoparticle filtration, and indoor nanoparticles.

Projects

Filter Forensics
Indoor Nanoparticles
Indoor Scenting Products

Publications

Bi C, Maestre JP, Li H, Zhang G, Givehchi R, Mahdavi A, Kinney K, Siegel JA, Horner S, Xu Y. 2018. Phthalates and organophosphates in settled dust and HVAC filter dust of U.S. low-income homes: association with season, building characteristics, and childhood asthma. Environment International, 121, 916-930. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2018.09.013. Summary

Scholarships

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