Current PhD Theses

Aboagye, Annie-Brient N The impact of extractive industry in Takoradi, Ghana: the role of the social architect in facilitating change Doina Petrescu
Ahmed, Ahmed L Building Information Modelling: Prototyping a collaborative protocol for BIM stakeholders John Paul Kawalek/Mohamad Kassem/Stephen Walker
Akbari, Pouyan Mapping space, (in)equality and subjectivity in the city Florian Kossak/Doina Petrescu
Ali, Yahia Tahir The Politics of Urban Development in Iraqi Kurdistan: The role of urban actors in restructuring the urban architectural landscape of the main cities in the last decade Yahia Ali Tatjana Schneider/Doina Petrescu
Al-Taha, Mohamad Cultural heritage intervention in the conflicted city, continuity of place and identity, with special reference to Baghdad historic city Jo Lintonbon
Al-Ugaily, Maha Amer Abdulameer "Sound Space"
Exploration of narrative structures in the design of spaces
Renata Tyszczuk/Stephen Walker
Amirhosseini, Taghi Overhuman Architecture Stephen Walker
Butterworth, Carolyn Performing Surveys, Making Sites Doina Petrescu
Chen, Shen Integrated Architecture Environment Simulation Shen Chen Jian Kang
Coates, Michael A Revolutionary Architecture: Self build and participatory housing practices in Britain Michael Coates Stephen Walker
Colau, Andrew Sensitivity to different light stimuli during the circadian cycle Steve Fotios
Elastal, Ahmed New prospects for sustainable low-cost housing in the Gaza Strip Renata Tyszczuk/Florian Kossak
Fani Molki, Fariba New paradigms for the house in Iran Fariba Fani Molki Tatjana Schneider
Ferreira dos Santos, Rui Miguel Architecture within a 'Prosperity without Growth' context Tatjana Schneider
Frances, Ziyad Jameel Community low carbon housing governance and participation: The relationship between occupants and solar technology performance Fionn Stevenson
Franz, Fabio Building radical peripheries. Exploring the potential of design and making in actualising politicised practices of commoning in semi-rural areas Doina Petrescu
Fraser, Carl Architecture, protest and democracy in neo-liberal societies Doina Petrescu/Tatjana Schneider
Ghazanfar, Ayesha A neuro architectural approach to design and enriched spaces for neurologically dysfunctional children Steve Fotios
Gurel, Meryem Passive design principles in vernacular architecture Magda Sibley
Hale, Vera
Community Led Design Vera Hale
Harahsheh, Ahlam Sa'ud

Building a Dialogue: Complexities of Communication and Practice in Architect – Client Interaction

Ranald Lawrence
Horn, Gillian Aesthetic taste and the design of volume house building developments: Public perceptions and housebuilder
Huang, Junjie Spatial affordance for young children's social interaction in nursery environment Junjie Huang Cristina Cerulli
Hurducuas, Iulia Hybrid exchanges. The effects of migration on the rural landscape Nishat Awan
Jang, Hyunju Optimisation modelling of energy-efficient refurbishment for old apartment buildings in South Korea Hyunju Jang Jian Kang
Jiang, Like Traffic noise and visual intrusion of motorways: An aural-visual interaction approach Like Jiang Jian Kang
Joyce, Sarah Creating birth spaces from women's experiences of childbirth Sarah Joyce
Juliza Binti, Mohamad Malay Traditional Architecture on Timber Building Construction System and Design Elements : An Innovation for Modern Built Form Jo Lintonbon
Kerr, Danni The Prototyping Approach to Forming Temporal Theory in Architecture Danni Kerr Mark Meagher
Keskin, Zeynep Daylight and occupant behaviour: Investigating the effect of daylight availability on seating preference in open-plan spaces Zeynep Keskin Steve Fotios/Jian Kang
Kocienski, Cressida Speaking Across Spaces: contemporary perspectives on the narration of contested sites Nishat Awan
Langley, Phillip Digital Design Tactics: Computation for a new practice of architecture and urbanism Philip Langley Mark Meagher/Doina Petrescu
Margaritis, Efstathios The effect of green spaces and urban morphology in traffic noise distribution Efstathios Margaritis Jian Kang
Martinez-Perez, Alona Edge City Alona Martinez Stephen Walker
Merie, Ula The University and the City: Creating an integrated urban structure Ula Merie Florian Kossak/Stephen Walker
Mohamad, Nurul Anida The significance of architecture history in architectural studies Nurul Mohamad
Morland, Kate Improving performance in new UK homes: the longitudinal change of Building Performance Evaluation routines across associated social networks Kate Morland Fionn Stevenson and Dermot Breslin
Mwale, Katlego Pleasure The relevance of cultural heritage in a contemporary context Jo Lintonbon
Nazarian, Mahya Occupant thermal comfort perception of (cold) floors in UK houses Sofie PelsmakersSteve Fotios
Okofu, Patrick Developing a model for teaching architectural design Nigeria Tatjana Schneider
Paramita, Kristanti Dewi The study of flows in the intersection between informal system and city network to inform architectural design methods towards Jakarta's future ecological development Kristanti Paramita Tatjana Schneider
Pashia, Eleni Structuring urban public space for peacebuilding and reconciliation Eleni Pashia Beatrice De Carli
Priyanto, Octavianus User preferences of visual comfort in higher education learning spaces Chengzhi Peng
QU, Fei Use of noise mapping to understand the well-being impact of urban wind turbines Fei Qu Jian Kang/Aki Tsuchiya
Rashid, Aiman Mohd The development of knowledge and dexterity of Malay Craftsmen in the building process Aiman Rashid Mark Meagher/Chengzhi Peng
Ren, Xiang Hybrid buildings of the evolutionary cities and their cultural and climate responses to urban sustainability Xiang Ren Florian Kossak
Rezaei Rashnoodi, Shima How do Iranian migrants reinforce their sense of identity (sense of self) through the construction and lay out of diasporic home? Shima Resaei
Romcai, Chada Thai Temples as a restorative and healing environment Stephen Walker
Sanliturk, Cagri Sanctioned Surveillance gate village: Pyla Cagri Sanliturk Nishat Awan
Scanlon, Emmett Measuring participation: assessing the psychological impact of participation and its potential to contribute to our quality of life, in the Irish built environment Tatjana Schneider
Stratford, Helen Performative Architectures Doina Petrescu/Stephen Walker
Sultan, Reem The physical elements of the design studio and the ways to set collaboration Tatjana Schneider
Trowell, Ian Past, Presents and Futures at the Fairground Ian Trowell Stephen Walker
Tukiman, Nor Izura binti Climate change and architecture: Changing architectural practice in designing for flood risk scenarios in Malaysia Renata Tyszczuk
Urrutia-Moldes, Alberto Evidence-based design of prison environments that enhance rehabilitation, social reintegration, mental health and wellbeing of the guarded and their guards in correction facilities Alberto Urrutia Fionn Stevenson
Van Elk, Maria Does the appropriator shape space or does space shape the appropriator Maria Van Elk Cristina Cerulli/Tatjana Schneider
Wang, Bo Noise resistance with different urban morphology Bo Wang Jian Kang
Ward, Rosie Performing the City (RECITE) Rosie Ward Stephen Walker
Yaghi, Amro How cities turn strangers into neighbours
Yew, Choong Daylight design for healthcare environments Steve Fotios
Yi, Choo Yoon An urban microclimate and building energy simulation framework for site-specific climate change adaptation design of high-rise residential neighbourhoods in Seoul Chengzhi Peng
Yoshimi, Juri Observation and simulation analysis of the thermal impact of vegetated walls on interior environment of buildings Juri Yoshimi Jian Kang
Yu, Yang Communicating smart environment design with mixed reality interface Chengzhi Peng
Yussur, Al-Chokhdar The influences of perception on the design process + framework Al-Chokhdar Yussur Jian Kang
Zhang, Shuyou Indeterminatus legends of urban space Renata Tyszczuk/Nishat Awan
Zhou, Litao Heterotopias in the making: Spatial practices in Chinese Urban Villages with Spatial Agency for sustainable socio-economic developments Litao Zhou Tatjana Schneider/Stephen Walker