Visualizing the Invisible: Spatial Manipulations of the Olfactory Sense

Sep 18, 2014

The researchers examine the association between olfaction and the perception of space. They study the neurological effects of a series of scents along with investigating methods of containing and dispersing these aromas in relation to building form, in order to spatially manipulate our sense of smell and compose a desired cognitive experience.

Avideh Haghighi (PJHM Architects)
Anousheh Haghighi (University of California, Irvine)
Presented at: 
2014 ANFA Conference (Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA)
Published & professionally reviewed by: 
Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture

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