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Research and Practice in Architecture and Urban Studies in Developing Countries
Submission Deadline: Apr. 20, 2015
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OTB Research Institute, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands
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Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.
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Published Papers
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Authors: Rokhsaneh Derakhshesh Nia, Maryam Hazzar
Pages: 150-156 Published Online: Feb. 23, 2016
Views 3803 Downloads 115
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Authors: Mehri Eshaghi, Gholamreza Bahreini
Pages: 138-142 Published Online: Feb. 23, 2016
Views 4044 Downloads 129
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Authors: Ladan Asadi, Hamid Majidi
Pages: 143-149 Published Online: Feb. 23, 2016
Views 4573 Downloads 105
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Authors: Maryam Merajodin
Pages: 132-137 Published Online: Nov. 30, 2015
Views 4101 Downloads 90
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Authors: Maral Fayazi, Dariush Heydari Bani, Hamed Iman Talab
Pages: 122-131 Published Online: Nov. 30, 2015
Views 4069 Downloads 87
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Authors: Mohammad Bahramzadeh, Maryam Ghorbani, Sadaf Sabokrou
Pages: 116-121 Published Online: Nov. 30, 2015
Views 5494 Downloads 130
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Authors: Golnaz Tavassolian, Mostafa Nazari
Pages: 112-115 Published Online: Nov. 30, 2015
Views 5641 Downloads 188
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Authors: Hamed Zohrehvand, Manouchehr Foroutan, Mohammadmehdi Goodarzisoroush
Pages: 107-111 Published Online: Nov. 30, 2015
Views 4310 Downloads 130
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Authors: Rokhsaneh Derakhshesh Nia
Pages: 103-106 Published Online: Nov. 30, 2015
Views 3571 Downloads 76
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Authors: Maral Fayazi
Pages: 99-102 Published Online: Aug. 21, 2015
Views 5236 Downloads 111
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Authors: Narges Zangeneh
Pages: 95-98 Published Online: Aug. 11, 2015
Views 6226 Downloads 120
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Authors: Maryam Bagheri Ghaleh Jooghi, Fatemeh Bagheri Ghaleh Jooghi
Pages: 89-94 Published Online: Aug. 7, 2015
Views 4103 Downloads 85
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Authors: Mohammad Moayedi, Seyed Komeyl Salehi, Reza Kheyroddin
Pages: 81-88 Published Online: Aug. 7, 2015
Views 4500 Downloads 108
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Authors: Salma Shafaee, Hoseinali Jamshidi, Ali Dashti Shafiee
Pages: 75-80 Published Online: Aug. 7, 2015
Views 4170 Downloads 88
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Authors: Gholamreza Pour Ebrahim, Omid Pourebrahim
Pages: 70-74 Published Online: Aug. 7, 2015
Views 4371 Downloads 96
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Authors: Maedeh Arabi
Pages: 64-69 Published Online: Jun. 11, 2015
Views 4857 Downloads 121
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Authors: Parniaz Eskandari, Ali Askar Rostami
Pages: 58-63 Published Online: Jun. 11, 2015
Views 4748 Downloads 110
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Authors: Ahmad Mirza Kuchak Khoshnevis, Omid Pourebrahim
Pages: 52-57 Published Online: Jun. 4, 2015
Views 4874 Downloads 108
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Authors: Tayebeh Nazarian
Pages: 47-51 Published Online: May 9, 2015
Views 5001 Downloads 175
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Authors: Seyedeh Maryam Mojtabavi, Mohammad Taghi Validad
Pages: 41-46 Published Online: Mar. 31, 2015
Views 3317 Downloads 154
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Authors: Sara Golestani Eraghi, Mona Meschi, Saeed Gholampour
Pages: 36-40 Published Online: Feb. 27, 2015
Views 3280 Downloads 453
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Authors: Mohammadreza Noghsan Mohammadi, Parisa Rismanbaf
Pages: 31-35 Published Online: Feb. 27, 2015
Views 3208 Downloads 155
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Authors: Mohammad Hojjat Changizi
Pages: 27-30 Published Online: Feb. 13, 2015
Views 3321 Downloads 262
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Authors: Elham Shahhosseini
Pages: 24-26 Published Online: Feb. 13, 2015
Views 3475 Downloads 258
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Authors: Shaham Asadi, Mehrdad Farrokhi
Pages: 11-17 Published Online: Feb. 9, 2015
Views 4164 Downloads 343
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Authors: Farzad Navaei
Pages: 18-23 Published Online: Feb. 9, 2015
Views 3632 Downloads 681
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Authors: Bahareh Golkar, Sasan Keyvanloo Shahrestanaki
Pages: 5-10 Published Online: Feb. 9, 2015
Views 4294 Downloads 328
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Authors: Elham Fariborzi, Golnaz Tavassolian
Pages: 1-4 Published Online: Feb. 9, 2015
Views 3406 Downloads 213
Introduction
Recent developments in Architecture and Urban studies have shown great advancement towards the process and the product of planning, designing, and constructing buildings and other physical structures (Architecture) as well as the study of all aspects of cities, their suburbs, and other urban areas (Urban studies). This research and practice trend, however, is quite different in developing countries. Due to limitations in developing countries such as lack of proper infrastructures, modern laboratory tools and devices, limited budgets, and limited expertise and standards in specific areas of importance, developing countries mostly take different research line and approaches that need less proper infrastructure. The practices and results of projects is however different as they are inter-related with the society and governmental needs. Therefore, this special issue is dedicated research and practice in Architecture and Urban Studies in developing countries in order to demonstrate their different nature and needs, as well as the interesting outputs and results that they offer.

Submission from following topics are welcome:

1. Climate and sustainable architecture
2. Importance of Materials and environment on vernacular architecture
3. Influence of culture on vernacular architecture
4. Importance of economy on vernacular architecture
5. Management and sustainable urban development
6. Infrastructures and arteries of urban
7. Economy and urban development
8. Taking advantage of the new technologies in sustainable architecture and urbanism
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