The Interaction of Space with the Human Nervous System and Its Impact on Human Psychology

Sep 20, 2012

This research follows a multidisciplinary approach through the domains of architecture, psychology, neuroscience and pharmacy science in order to investigate how the immediate or the broader built environment could suppress the human psychological disorders and eliminate the use of medicines to some extent, based on the principles of transformable architecture. The research concludes in that responsive architecture can positively contribute to the creation of a more human environment helping people improve their psychological health.
(Conference Poster)

Despoina Linaraki (Technical University of Crete)
Georgia Voradaki (Technical University of Crete)
Presented at: 
2012 ANFA Conference (Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA)
Published & professionally reviewed by: 
Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture

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