I am an architectural researcher and academic. My fields of interest range from architectural design (biological design, learning spaces), urban design (ecological urbanism, regeneration) and urban planning (creative cities, clusters).

(See my biography page for more information).


Publications:
The Making of the City of Knowledge: Urban Planning and High Technology Industries in Melbourne, Australia

In recent decades, cities have developed clusters to encourage the growth of high-tech sectors. Cluster success is dependent on urban planning policies. This presentation will introduce initiatives in such trends.

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A Definition and Assessment of Sustainable Communities: Trends and Challenges of Urban Scale Environmental Assessment Tools

Sustainability has found a fertile soil in the built environment field. Attempts are been made to bring on the market rating systems, which scope is the neighborhood as a whole.

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From Rating Tool to Design Tool: How Green Guidelines Are Affecting Today's Architecture Practice

Green ratings are influencing today's architecture practice. Despite that, such guidelines tends to be perceived by practitioners more like a restriction - or checklist exercise.

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