Living and Sustainability: An Environmental Critique of Design and Building Practices, Locally and Globally


Agata Cabanek and Peter Newman_Biophilic Street the characteristics of a healthy public space

Ahmad al kanani_Simulation Modelling of Energy Performance in Saudi Arabia

Aimee Roslan and Roslan Zainal Abidin_(Re)formation of Malaysian Conventional Housing Design in Landslide -Prone Areas via Algorithmic Remodeling of Form

Alasdair Jones_Sustainability, masterplanning and the third age Exploring older residents’ contribution to sustainable communities in the Sydney metropolitan area

Allan W. Shearer _The Concept of Character for Urban Landscapes in the 21st Century

Amit Sarma_Sustainable Planning Framework Case Study New Delhi

Ana Miret Garcia, Caroline Brown and Ryan Woolrych_Local people’s experience of street and urban vitality in new non-central residential areas. Case studies in Madrid and Edinburgh.

Andrea Cook and Tanja Beer_Planting citizenship lessons for invoking sustainability via children’s civic voice

Andreas D. Georgakarakos et al_What are Smart Grid Optimised Buildings

Ann Bosserez, Griet Verbeeck and Jasmien Herssens_An alternative design approach for current energy-efficient housing concepts

Anne Mette Boye_Postwar Industrial areas as agents for sustainable urban transformation

Arian Mahzouni_The role of co-building groups in creating sustainable buildings and neighbourhoods Lessons from Freiburg in Germany

Belinda Torus_Computer Aided Studies on Flexibility on Housing Design

Bolawole F. Ogunbodede_Solid Waste Management in Developing Nations An Assessment of Residential Apartments in Ikeja, Lagos State

Bridgette Engeler and Kirsten Day_Housing Futures the anomaly of innovation is a post-growth and post-human world

Claudia Trillo and Kevin Dean_Assessing sustainability in urban regeneration insights from a housing association in Northern England

Dan Greenwood and Allina Congreve_The future of policy and standards for low and zero carbon new homes in England

Deborah Andrews et al_The use and impact of manual and motorized blinds as aids to thermal and visual comfort in domestic buildings in the UK

Derya Erdim_Are the Branded-Gated Community Model sustainable Istanbul as a Case Study

Diana Sanchez and Barry Jobling_The economic value of noise and overheating in buildings.

Eleni Tracada_Smart Cities and e-planning – Biourbanism in education and urban renewal innovation.

Elizabeth Donovan_From Sustainability to Resilience – an exploration of the development of architecture terminology.

Ellyn A Lester_Strategic Positioning for Communities of Sustainable Practice

Emanuele Giorgi and Tiziano Cattaneo_Regeneration strategies to promote shared life and contrast the abandonment of rural settlements

Georgia Laganakou and Martin Field_The future of ‘Whole House’ energy efficiency measures on the retrofit market in the UK

Hyejeong Yoo and Young Sang Kwon_Sustainable Urban Revitalization using Abandoned Houses

Hatice Sadikoglu and Ahsen Ozsoy_Sustainable ‘Housing Quality’ in terms of Installations and Infrastructure

Henriette Ejstrup and Pelle Munch-Petersen_The Relations Between Building Energy Performances and Raw Material Scarcity

Izaskun Chinchilla and Emilio Luque_Retrofitting the architect-designing with (sustainable) users’ practices in mind

Jamal M. Alabid, Ahmad Taki and Birgit Painter_Simulation of traditional _ contemporary dwellings in Ghadames, Libya

John Beedon_Reversing Codified Unsustainable Building Practices Reflections by a Middle American Practitioner

John V. Mutlow_The courtyard as a sustainable generator for affordable social housing

Joseph Levodo, Andy Ford and Issa Chaer_Scaling-up renewable energy technologies using solar lantern in rural Africa

Jude D’Souza_Living with Density_An exploration of Density Models for Living in South Asian Megacities

Kelly Watson_Wellbeing valuation in the built environment

Kevin Fan and Sunila Lobo_Impact of Wind on Construction Projects High-rise case

Leo Oorschot_Retrofit for continuity! Heritage, user preferences and gentrification-Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Den Haag and Utrecht

Lisa Tucker_The Small House Service Bureau Modeling sustainable housing

Loay Akram Hannoud _Practicing facade renovation of Danish buildings built between 1960 and 1980

Lujain Hadba, Paulo Mendonca, and Ligia Torres Silva. Green Walls an Efficient Solution for Hygrothermal, Noise and Air Pollution Control in the Buildings

Maiss Razem_Human-centered Approach towards Adoption of Green Homes in Jordan

Marco Filippi and Elisa Sirombo_Analysis of operational data about energy and water uses to inform social housing design

Maria das Gracas B. et al_Sustainability in metropolitan planning urban ecology, a different perspective on urban dispersion

Marius Korsnes et al_Sustainable Architecture How multi-cultural and interdisciplinary groups of master students achieve sustainable architecture in Shanghai

Matina Kousidi_Ecologies of breathing. Le Corbusier, Siegfried Ebeling, and the building as skin

Miguel Eufrasia_At the crossroads of sustainability A critique of the naturalistic recompositioning of contemporary architecture

Miguel Paredes Maldonado, Ruth Vega Clemente, Ana Miret Garc¡a_Sustainable housing and urban place making in extreme climatic conditions Case study in Runav¡k, Faroe Islands

Nergiz Amirova and Thanos N. Stasinopoulos_Faces of Biophilia in Contemporary Turkish Architecture

Noor A M Aalhashem and Jo Patterson_Vernacular architecture as an approach to low energy design learning from ancient and local knowledge

Nuha Eltinay and Charles Egbu_Building Urban Resilience-HABITAT III roadmap from Advocacy into Action

Paola Leardini and Paul Matthew_Midlife Crisis Retrofitting Australia’s ageing apartment buildings for the changing climate

Peter Bjerrum and Jorgen Hauberg_The Home of Man, – a manifesto commemorating the 75th anniversary of 1st edition of Francois de Pierrefeu and Le Corbusier “La Maison des Hommes

Primali Paranagamage and Evangelia Chrysikou_Critique of Built Environment practices in care and extra care settings for people across the ageing lifespan

Reem Khaled Attia Hamad and Moureen Nazir Shawky Asaad_Flexible neighborhood for sustainable living

Salvora Feliz Ricoy _Extra-Long Residential Infrastructures. The case of collective housing on the large-scale

Sadanu Sukkasame_Participatory Housing Processes A Study of the Karen in Thailand

Sat Ghosh et al Sustainable design interventions for the built environment A synergistic study of computational fluid dynamics and art

Sebastiao Santos, Maria de Fatima Ferreiro and Cristina Sousa_Critical Cities. Learning from Delhi extreme urban contexts, paths for a sustainable urban planning

Shaimaa Tantawy_The Parallel City Suheyla Turk_Relocation of residents to urban renewal areas A way for social sustainability

Stephen Edge and Carolyn Hayles_A Window to the World Examining the economic, psychological and physiological benefits of retrofitting holistic sustainable and biophilic design strategies

Thomas Chung_Architecture, Productive Landscape and Eco-retrofitting Case studies in post-industrial transformations

Verena Lenna_From the body to the cit Inhabiting properties in the post-crisis Brussels

Walter Menteth and Francis Graves_The Portsmouth Elephant Cage

Wanda Dalla Costa_Housing Equity and Heat Vulnerability A Case Study for Indigenous Design and Construction

Xu Lu_Urban redevelopment and dilapidated housing regeneration in historical cities in China, insights from Xi’an