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Department of Architecture

 

Name

Supervisor

Research Title

Abdou,Ibrahim 

Nick Simcik-Arese

Cairo’s Vacant Houses: Trajectories of accumulation, regulation, and improvisation

Acharya, Prachi 

Emily So

Housing for Welfare in India: Implementing the world’s largest low-income self-help scheme in flood-prone regions

 

 

 

 

Aitkenhead,Sam

Koen Steemers

The Environmental Impacts of Designing out Friction in the Home

Boldina, Anna

Koen Steemers

Urban Hiking. Factors that can persuade pedestrians to choose more physically challenging routes in urban environment, in connection with their physical abilities

Collins, Michael 

Felipe Hernandez

The transformative potential of urban agriculture: Re-framing architectural theory and practice

Derbal, Mohamed

Max Sternberg

Space, time and community: German architectural discourse and the search for national unity, 1890-1914

Fang, Zhou

Ying Jin

Revisit cities with computer vision: a novel deep learning powered 
framework for urban fabric analysis

Gambill, Vendela

Ying Jin

Land use planning and applied urban modelling: natural limits to growth in London

Gatóo, Ana

Michael Ramage

Digital timber for affordable housing

Gin,Yelda

Michael Ramage

Emerging Earthen Architecture: Digital Design and Fabrication for Building with earth

Goh,I-Dec

Ronita Bardhan

Objectification of Design Through Machine Learning: An unbiased deep generative framework for architectural design

Gunawardena, Kan-chane

Koen Steemers

Vertical greening in urban built environments

Hamilton, Charles 

Ying Jin

Mass Transit in Small to Medium Sized Cities

Hu,Yu

Francois Penz

The Evolution of Urban Office Space in the Age of Information and Communication Technology

Huss, Michal 

Max Sternberg

Walking Through Landscapes of Displacement: The spatiality of Transcultural Memory Activism

Khaldi, Yasser 

Minna Sunikka-Blank

Governing Renewable Energy Transition in Conflict Contexts: The Case of Palestine

 

 

 

 

Li, Xin

Minna Sunikka-Blank

Urban densification and social capital: neighbourhood restructuring in China

 

 

 

 

Li,Yufei

Francois Penz

Atlas in Motion: Visualising Manchuria through Moving Images

Llano Valencia,Mariana

Felipe Hernandez

Coloniality, Whiteness and Masculinity in Modern Urban Planning in Latin America using Cartagena, Colombia as a case study

 

 

 

 

Luo, Yusi

Ying Jin

Housing Tenure Choice of Young Graduates in England

 

 

 

 

McDonagh,Eimar 

Adam Menuge

The Rise and Fall of the Marble Industry in England (1748-1914)

Mitcheltree,Heather 

Minna Sunikka-Blank

Geographies of gendered and domestic violence in Australia

 

 

 

 

Mizrokhi, Ekaterina

Max Sternberg

Life in Anachronistic Space: Awaiting Demolition in Moscow's Soviet-era Standardised Housing

 

 

 

 

Pan,Jiayu

Ronita Bardhan

Redesigning interior spaces to accommodate social distancing for the rare events

Pan, Lingzi

Ying Jin

The role of social connectedness in quality-of-life measurement and urban modelling

 

 

 

 

Parsloe, Toby

Max Sternberg

The Urban Camp: Hospitality and Hostility in Berlin's long-term Refugee Shelter

 

 

 

 

Peng, Zhikai

Koen Steemers

Exploring Urban Spatial Behaviour Under Thermal Stress: How variations in sun and wind conditions due to urban form affect public space use?

 

 

 

 

Politi, Georgia

James Campbell

The life and work of Sir Horace Jones, PRIBA (1819-1887)

 

 

 

 

Razem, Maiss 

Minna Sunikka-Blank

Architects’ Design Practices and Green Buildings: Narratives of Permeation and Alienation in Jordan

 

 

 

 

Ruamsanitwong,Natcha

James Campbell

Modernising Britain: Sir Leslie Martin (1908-2000) and his role in shaping the Architectural Education in Britain

Russo, Filomena

Koen Steemers

Restorative Intermediate Architectural Environments

 

 

 

 

Sobey, Aisha

Emily So

Urban futures: The implications of smart cities and digital living for 
wellbeing

 

 

 

 

Sun, Yiqiao

Francois Penz

A Cinematic Approach to the Practice of Everyday Life. The Case of the Beijing Hutong

 

 

 

 

Weston, Jonathan

Francois Penz

Beyond the Pretty Picture: Exploring the Aesthetic and Function of the Architectural Visualisation

 

 

 

 

Wiegand, Eduardo

Michael Ramage

The Life Cycle Design of Multi-storey Wood Buildings: opportunities for efficiency across the construction value chain

Xiao, Ran

Ying Jin

Computer aided space planning for residential buildings

Ying, Yue

Ying Jin

Understanding variability in neighbourhood responses to regeneration initiatives

 

 

 

 

Zhao,Di

James Campbell

European Railway Buildings in China 1890-1940: an example of cross-cultural exchange

Zhu, Lingzheng

Francois Penz

Mediating Nature: The Practice of Synthetic Media in the Contemporary Eastern Context

Zhu, Yue

 

 

Emily So

A New Deep Learning Framework for Investigating Spatial-Temporal Evolution of Land Use Patterns to Aid Future Urban Planning in Cities