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Design Issues cover research projects that pertain to the art and science of creating and sustaining the built environment and include case studies of projects.

Title Datesort ascending Author
Curiosity as a Design Tool Sep 23, 2016 Moshe Bar, Ph.D. (Bar-Ilan University), Itai Palti (The Centre for Urban Design and Mental Health (UD/MH))
Empathic Response in Office Space: The Notion of Embodied Simulation in Corporate Interiors Sep 23, 2016 Alessandro Gattara, Ph.D. (University of Parma, Italy), Vittorio Gallese, M.D., Ph.D. (University of Parma; University of London)
ASI – Architecture for Sensory Integration; Architectural Intervention in Occupational Therapy Sep 23, 2016 Fallon Lebedowicz (CO Architects), Gina Chang, AIA, EDAC (CO Architects)
Towards Quantifying the Impact of the Built Environment on Human Experience: Elements of Experimental Design Sep 23, 2016 Ahmed Radwan (New York University), Semiha Ergan (New York University)
The Scope of “Empathy” in Architecture from the Design Process to the User’s Experience and Back Sep 23, 2016 Anne Tüscher, Ph.D. (École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Paris La Villette, France)
Exploring Visual and Affective Qualities of Equivalent Colors under Architectural-scale, Full-field Exposure Conditions Sep 23, 2016 Ute C. Besenecker, Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Ted Krueger, Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Zachary Pearson (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Alicia Walf, Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), John D. Bullough, Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
Geometry of Visual Experience in Large Spaces Sep 23, 2016 Sergei Gepshtein, Ph.D. (Salk Institute for Biological Studies)
Age-related Cognitive Decline and Enriched Environments; Examining Real-time Psycho-spatial Dynamics Using Virtual Reality Sep 23, 2016 Laura Healey Malinin, Ph.D., AIA, EDAC (Colorado State University), Agnieszka (Aga) Burzynska, Ph.D. (Colorado State University)
The Impact of Positional Configuration of a Desk in a Room on Attention and Creativity Sep 23, 2016 Young-Ah Rho (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Mindbrick Lab, Seoul), Seoyoung Lee (Mindbrick Lab, Seoul, South Korea), Jaehyung Kwon (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Daejeon, South Korea), Wooree Shin (Mindbrick Lab, Seoul, South Korea), Sunghaeng Cho (Mindbrick Lab, Seoul, South Korea), Hyungjun Kim (Mindbrick Lab, Seoul, South Korea), Jaeseung Jeong (Mindbrick Lab, Seoul; Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST))
Utilizing Architectural Diagrams to Create Geometric Forms that Anticipate User Responses Sep 23, 2016 Michael Wacht (IntuArch)
From Principles to Locality: Bridging the Gap from Neuroscience to Architecture Sep 23, 2016 Pedro Borges de Araújo (University of Porto)
The Perception of Symmetry in Architecture: An Eye Movement Study Sep 23, 2016 Sharareh Ghanbari Azarneir (Iran University of Science and Technology), Seyed-Abbas Agha Yazdanfar (Iran University of Science and Technology), Seyed-Bagher Hosseini (Iran University of Science and Technology), Mohammad Reza Daliri (Iran University of Science and Technology)
Designing for Complex, Interactive Architectural Ecosystems; Developing the Ecological Niche Construction Design Checklist Sep 23, 2016 Joe Manganelli, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Ph.D. (xplr design, llc)
Cricket Shelter—Modular Edible Insect Farm (2016 R+D Award) Jul 31, 2016
Infundibuliforms: Kinetic Cable Net Surfaces (2016 R+D Awards Honorable Mention) Jul 31, 2016
Blooming Bamboo House (2016 R+D Awards Honorable Mention) Jul 31, 2016
Timber Waste Modular Unit (2016 R+D Awards Honorable Mention) Jul 31, 2016
Grove (2016 R+D Awards Honorable Mention) Jul 31, 2016
Vegas Altas Congress Center and Auditorium (2016 R+D Awards Citation) Jul 31, 2016
Preventing and Treating Distress in Brick Veneer Cavity Walls Jul 26, 2016 Erin L. Kesegi, AIA, Hoffman Architects, Robert A. Marsoli, Jr., Hoffmann Architects
Green Building Incentives: A Review Jun 30, 2016 Olanipekun Ayokunle Olubunmi, Paul Bo Xia, Martin Skitmore
Sustainable and Energy Efficient Commercial Retrofit: Case Study of Perkins+Will Atlanta Office May 26, 2016 Abul Abdullah, AIA, RA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will)
A Contextual Study for Healthy Communities in China: Towards Culturally-Sensitive Urban Design and Planning May 26, 2016 Melody Yiu, LEED BD+C (Perkins+Will)
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 08.01 May 26, 2016 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will) , Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will)
Weathering the Storm: Mental Health and Resilient Design May 26, 2016 David Cordell, ASID, LEED AP ID+C (Perkins+Will), Jon Penndorf, AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will)