Dissertations on Architecture

Architecture relates to the design and construction of buildings and structures. Architecture also involves the complex planning of buildings and structures, before they can be designed and built.

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Follies and the History of the Garden

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This dissertation seeks to answer why follies were so popular in the eighteenth century and what they have to tell us about the culture in which they were created....

Last modified: 7th Mar 2022

British Coffee Houses and Parisian Arcades Relationship to Architecture and Fashion

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The primary findings of this research centre on the architectural-sartorial relationship as it relates to public space of the 18th and 19th centuries....

Last modified: 15th Feb 2022

Can Historic Buildings be Truthful to the Modern Generation?

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This document investigates the re-design of Castelvecchio by the venetian architect Carlo Scarpa, as a fine example of preserving the authenticity of the place and how this is presented to a modern public....

Last modified: 24th Jan 2022

How Architecture Can Respond to the Declining Number of Honey Bees?

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The project will discuss on how architecture can reverse the deteriorating numbers of honey bees with a particular emphasis on reducing extinction of experience as well....

Last modified: 20th Jan 2022

Slums: The Urban Contemporary of Vernacular Settlement?

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This paper looks into the need to view slums as an integral part of the city and not the darker side of the city. This paper aims at drawing a comparison between the vernacular settlements and slums....

Last modified: 11th Jan 2022

The Urban Street: A Conduit for Vitality and Multimodal Movement in the City

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A study of Strøget, Copenhagen, analysing how the pioneering street design impacted the entire city's way of life. Through the exploration of factors which define the success of streets, their impact on the vitality and multimodal movement of the city can be assessed. ...

Last modified: 6th Dec 2021

Challenges of Connecting Heritage Building

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This dissertation explains the process of reuse and transformation as the vehicle for adaptive reuse of heritage buildings and sites in our contemporary world....

Last modified: 6th Dec 2021

Sequence of Events and Probable Failure Mechanisms of the World Trade Center

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This dissertation is focused on what happened on Sept 11th 2001, with the author’s analysis seeking to determine the probable events that led to the collapse of the World Trade Centre buildings....

Last modified: 30th Nov 2021

Role of Computers in Architectural Design Process

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The intention of this research is to investigate the role computers play as a visualization and representational tool in the architectural design process....

Last modified: 24th Nov 2021

Off-Site Manufacturing for the UK Housing Industry

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The aim of this dissertation is to investigate and explore Off-Site Manufacturing (OSM) as a modern construction method and the barriers it faces in the UK Housing Industry....

Last modified: 24th Nov 2021

The Influence of the Modernist Pioneer Architect on Urban Design, Materiality and Master Planning

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Le Corbusier, Charles-Edouard Jeanneret-Gris, was a Swiss-French architect born October, 6th 1887, and is known as one of the most influential modernist pioneers of the 20th century along with Frank Llyod Wright, Mies van der Rohe....

Last modified: 27th Oct 2021

Floating Home as a Flood Resistant Housing Strategy

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The aim of this research project is to assess and evaluate the potential of the Floating Home as a viable flood-resistant housing strategy, with the prospect of an affordable social housing solution within London, UK....

Last modified: 25th Oct 2021

Impact of the Industrial Revolution on British Architecture

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An investigation into the origins and impact of the industrial revolution on British architecture....

Last modified: 20th Aug 2021

Design Dissertation Topics

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We have provided a selection of example design dissertation topics below to help and inspire you when choosing a topic for your dissertation....

Last modified: 17th Aug 2021

Architecture Dissertation Topics

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We have provided a selection of example architecture dissertation topics to help and inspire you when choosing a topic for you architecture dissertation....

Last modified: 16th Aug 2021

Architecture Dissertation Titles

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Architecture Dissertation Titles. We have provided the selection of example architecture dissertation titles below to help and inspire you....

Last modified: 16th Aug 2021

Design of a New Office Development that Inspires Workers

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An innovative, unique, flexible and easy to use office development that allows users to be inspired by their work places....

Last modified: 11th Jun 2021

Energy Technology for Improved Efficiency in Commercial Buildings

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This project was undertaken to design a model and evaluate the interaction and performance of one cogeneration combination, a CHP-ORC configuration....

Last modified: 9th Jun 2021

Strengthening and Restoration of the Stone Building

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LITERATURE REVIEW  Strengthening and Restoration the Stone Building (Dakanali et al. 2016) investigated the pull-out of titanium bars phenomenon from marble block and to figure out what is the...

Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Interrelation of Spatial and Non-spatial Dimensions

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LIST OF SYMBOLS AND ABBREVIATIONS CSV Comma Separated Value BIM Building Information Modeling CAD Computer Aided Design HVAC Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning System AFD Adjacency...

Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Alternative Development Possibilities for Church

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Introduction Description of the Development The site is located in one of Corks most prestigious areas; the property is set on 0.8 of an acre of level ground overlooking the River Lee on the grounds o...

Last modified: 11th Dec 2019

Evolution of Smart Homes

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I. Introduction Smart homes, the next gigantic leap in the field of home automation, have become an emerging research field in last few decades. Research on smart homes has been gradually moving towa...

Last modified: 11th Dec 2019

Development of Sustainable LED Lighting for Offices

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CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION 1.1: Study Background Climate change is rapidly increasing in our environment due to an increase in gases such as carbon dioxide and methane produced by humans and animals in th...

Last modified: 11th Dec 2019

Utilisation of Wind Energy for High Rise Building Power

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Introduction The price of conventional energy is on the rise, due to the ever-widening gap between demands and supply. The main reason for such shortages is the depletion in natural resources, such as...

Last modified: 11th Dec 2019

Issues of War Monuments in Estonia

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Empty Spaces and the Value of Symbols: Estonia’s ‘War of Monuments’ from Another Angle * This article is the first published output from British Academy small research grant ref. SG-...

Last modified: 11th Dec 2019