MArch Dissertation Projects_Occupant-centered design research for selected urban context and site

AA SED Master of Architecture MArch 2018 +

  • Maria Luisa Arze Diversification of the Chilean Mediagua
  • Mohannad Abu Suhaiban Microclimate Devices for Outdoor Spaces in London
  • Swati Bhargava Courtyards and Jaalis as Environmental Strategies for in Workspaces in Jaipur
  • Kanishk Bhatt Office Design in Ahmedabad, India
  • Georgina Di Gironimo Redefining Residential Environments in Buenos Aires
  • Tingting Gao Jetty Regeneration-Community Hub along the Thames
  • Daniel Ibarra Flores Passive Design for Multiple-Use Buildings in Mexico’s Hot-Dry and Mild Climates
  • Karthica Kalyanasundaram Passive Design Strategies for Housing Clusters in the Tropics
  • Anupa Ria Kurian Learning from Kerala’s Vernacular Architecture
  • Pavithra Lakshmi The House that Follows its Occupants from Chennai to Delhi
  • Naitikkumar Patel Passive Design for High-Rise Residential Buildings in Dubai
  • Anjana Suresh Redesign of Gandhi Street Market, Trichy
  • Poonam Sachdev Kaur Redesigning the Bazaar in Mumbai
  • Gunveer Singh 24/7 IT Office in Delhi NCR
  • Deep Kiran Gala Vertical Millenial Village in Mumbai

AA SED Master of Architecture  MArch 2017 +

  • Rafael Alonso Candau  Whole Life Carbon in Office Building Design in London, UK (Distinction)
  • Maria Kristina Alvarez Design of an Eco-Resort in the Philippines
  • Elias Anka Preserving Cultural Heritage: Environmental Retrofit of the Beiruti Rose House
  • Timothy De Los Santos Design of Sports Centre in Metro Manila
  • Angela Dub Redefining Urban Living in Buenos Aires
  • Paolo Flores Design of an Educational Complex in Metro Manila
  • Romaissa Hadji Intermediary Spaces and their Environmental Impact on Office Towers in Dubai
  • Varunya Jarunyaroj HDB Flat – Design of Public Housing in Singapore (Distinction)
  • Zahraa Makke Design of village for children of war in the South of Lebanon
  • John Salama Residual Spaces under Bridges: Art Hub in Cairo
  • Shruti Shiva Social housing in Mumbai: learning from the chawl
  • Wan Fong Wu Urban Synergy: Adaptive Infill Living -London prototype

AA SED Master of Architecture MArch 2016 +

  • Antonio AlmeidaRefurbishment of Fishing Village, Trafaria, Portugal
  • Sandheep Ellangovan Small Structures for Outdoor Comfort in Chennai, India
  • Oindrila Ghosh Revitalising the Informal City, Kolkata, India
  • Irene Giglio Retrofitting Project for the Corviale, Rome, Italy
  • Nimya Mariam Urban Living in Warm-Humid Climates, Cochin, India
  • Wasinee Prasongsumrit Shophouse Prototype, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Cindrella Semaan Integrating vernacular strategies into contemporary buildings, Adma, Lebanon
  • Monica Toledo Commercial Boulevard as New Urban Plaza, Santiago, Chile
  • Julia Torrubia Aznárez Dynamic skins for office buildings, Madrid, Spain
  • Ameer Mustafa Varzgani Daylight in Art Galleries and Museums, London, UK
  • Jiaji Yang Low-Income Community, Guangzhou, China
  • Daniel Zepeda Free-Running Office Buildings in Guadalajara, Mexico

AA SED Master of Architecture  MArch 2015 +

  • Han Chen Design for High Density Residential Community in Wuhan, China (Distinction)
  • Adriana Comi Social Housing in Mexico City
  • Kimmy El-Dash Designing Out Fuel Poverty, Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Mahmoud Ezzeldin The Future of Library Design inNew York, USA
  • Francisco Godoy Eco Tourism in Chile
  • Anahí González Primary Educational Spaces, Mexico
  • Madhulika Kumar School for Dance and Music, Trichy, India
  • Ayelet Lanel Educational Spaces – Learning from Nature, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Rhiannon Laurie Future Library and Co-working Design in London, UK
  • Gabriela Nuñez-Melgar Temporary Shelter for the Homeless, London, UK
  • Artem Polomannyy Resilient Commercial Environments in Minsk, Belarus
  • Hyosik Pyo Design of Tall Residential Building in Daegu, South Korea
  • Jorge Ramirez Local Identity for Rural Social Housing, Northern Chile
  • Andrea Rossi School & Community Centre on Lampedusa Island, Italy
  • Praew Sirichanchuen Low-Income Community in Bangkok, Thailand
  • Ganesh Sivakumar Affordable Housing Design, Tiruchirappali, India
  • Pierluigi Turco Migrant Centre on Lampedusa Island, Italy
  • Mariyam Zakiah Self-Build Houses in the Mountains, Sikkim, India

AA SED Master of Architecture  MArch 2014 +

AA SED Master of Architecture MArch 2013

AA SED Master of Architecture  MArch 2012 +

AA SED Master of Architecture  MArch  2011 +

  • Suraksha Bhatla. Tall Communities: Passive Urban Housing for the Tropics
  • Ruth Dominguez. Habitat of pilgrims in Saint James Way:The use of water walls for transient spaces.
  • Miguel Cardona Firpi. Re-Thinking the Creda Agenda in Barcelona: Designing adaptive urban living environments in a courtyard block.
  • Celina Escobar. Reinterpretation of Residential Courtyard Typology in Seville: Density studies and Environmental Strategies.
  • Pablo Gugel. Pushing the Climate Boundaries for Urban Earth-Sheltered Housing in Spain
  • Constanza Jorquera. Achieving thermal comfort with passive means in a detached house central-southern Chile.
  • Pamela Kravetsky. Urbanising the Detached House in Winnipeg’s Extreme Climate: Low Energy Design Through Strictly Passive Means.
  • Amy Leedham. Re-humanizing the Hospital: Sustainable Innovations for Healthcare Architecture (Distinction).
  • Didar Ozcelik. Underground Indoor Rock Climbing Center, Alacati,Turkey
  • Jeewon Paek. Environmental Performance of Adaptive Building Envelope Design: Urban housing in Seoul, Korea
  • Francisco Ramirez. Modular Low Carbon “Strawcrete”: Self-Built Application for a Rural Community in South Central Chile.
  • Rodrigo Rodrigues. Dynamic Roof Structures for Retail Use: A prototype for low energy design in a temperate climate.
  • Fanor Serrano. Massive Timber Construction: An energy efficient urban infill in London.
  • Orapim Tantipat. Multi-storey housing in the tropical city, Bangkok

AA SED Master of Architecture MArch 2010 +

  • Isha Anand. Contemporzing Religious Architecture.
  • Chanasit Cholasuek. Sustainable Low Income Community in Bangkok.
  • Jose Antonio Espinoza de Tudela. Post Disaster Housing for Chile
  • Olga Maria Conto Sterling. Learning Environments in Informal Settlements, Colombia.
  • Anuja Pandit. Contemporary Indian Housing, Pune, India  – Making use of transition spaces as social and climatic mediator.
  • Katerina Pantazi. Urban Metaphors : Exploring the Urban Roofscape Of Athens.
  • Gilda Riveros. Urban Social Housing in Colombia.
  • Saranti, K. Architectural Microclimatic Interventions in a Square_Patras Greece.
  • Stojkovic, M. Dynamic Office Building Façade In Temperate Climate.
  • Alexandra Theodorou. Accommodating Change: Housing in London

AA SED Master of Architecture MArch 2009 +

  • Jorge Eduardo De Souza Hue. Design of a Cultural Centre in Madureira, Rio De Janeiro.
  • Eric Blake Jackson. (Bedford)2: Rethinking The AA Graduate School-Scheme for a Bioclimatic Live/Work Facility.
  • Gwenedd Murray. Ecological Learning Centre for the Marin Academy, San Rafael, California: Perception of Comfort within Naturally Ventilated Classrooms.
  • Lucy Ely Querales. Re-shaping Energy Efficient Buildings through Microclimatic Assessment: Caracas Case.
  • Ekachai Sophonudomporn. Dynamic Daylighting Responsive: A Design Proposal for an Art Gallery.
  • Anya Thomas. Gone Fishing. Self help development for low income fishing communities in Sri Lanka

AA SED Master of Architecture MArch 2008 +

  • Kanika Agarwal. Residential Cluster, Ahmedabad: Development of a Housing Community Based on   the traditional pol housing.
  • Yasamin Arbabi. High Altitude Design: Optimising Residential Architecture in the Alborz Mountain.
  • Tiffany D.Broyles. Ground UP: Defining an Architectural Typology for the Urban Farm.
  • Vidhi Gupta . Rethinking “Openings and Voids” in the design of a “Quality Workspace”
  • Krista Murray Raines. Rethinking the Underground Passenger Environment.
  • Annie Diana Babu. A Low Energy Passenger Terminal Building for Ahmedabad Airport, India.
  • Lai Min-Hui. Low Energy Row House Community in Kaohsiung (South Taiwan).
  • Farah Naz. Energy Efficient Garment Factories in Bagladesh.

AA SED Master of Architecture MArch 2007 +

  • Giles Bruce. High Density, Low Energy. Achieving solar access for Dublin’s  multi – storey apartment developments.
  • Haven Burkee. Comfort in the Keys: Low energy residential design in the Florida Keys.
  • Natalia Kokosalaki. Lightweight Stadium for Hot Climates.
  • Sayed Z. Majidi. Next Stop Kabul – rapid structures and climate context.