Archnet-IJAR Forthcoming Special Issue: FARU 2017 - Design that cares

Archnet-IJAR Forthcoming Special Issue: FARU 2017 - Design that cares: Interdisciplinary approach to making built environments efficient and meaningful


Archnet-IJAR – International Journal of Architectural Research will invite extended papers from the proceedings of FARU 2017. The Faculty of Architecture Research Unit (FARU) of the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka and the National Science Foundation (NSF) of Sri Lanka are jointly organizing the 10th international research conference on architecture/built environments in Colombo between 08th and 10th December 2017. 

Invited papers from the proceedings can be sent to Archnet-IJAR for the publication in a special issue in July 2018 under the title of “Design that cares – inter disciplinary approach to making built environments efficient and meaningful” in following areas.

  • Architecture, Environment, climate and energy
  • Architecture, People, socio-cultural and physical context
  • Architecture, Technology and materials
  • Cost, management and life cycle
  • Urban environments, planning, urban health and climate
  • Integrated design and people
  • Landscape architecture and place

For more information about the conference please click on the http://www.mrt.ac.lk/foa/faru2017/

Key dates for the Special Issue of Archnet-IJAR

  • Invitation for extended papers: 19th December 2017
  • Extended paper submission for review: 31st January 2018
  • Notification on reviewer comments: 24th February 2018
  • Final submission: 12th March 2018

Guest Editors:

  • Dr. Upendra Rajapaksha, Senior Lecturer in Architecture, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Indrika G.P. Rajapaksha, Senior Lecturer in Architectural Science, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Richard Hyde, Current Editor-in-Chief, Architectural Science Review Journal and former Professor of Architectural Science, Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Design, The University of Sydney, Australia
  • Dr. Farzad Pour Rahimian, Senior Lecturer in Building Information Management, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom

Contact

Dr. Upendra Rajapaksha

PhD (Arch) Qld, MSc (Arch), B Sc (B Env) Hons, AIA (SL)

Director, Faculty of Architecture Research Unit FARU

Senior Lecturer, Architecture and Architectural Science

University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka www.uom.lk

Phone+94 773466346

Email faru@uom.lk