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Title Datesort ascending Author
Variation in Intuitive Geometric Construct of Spatial Perception during Navigation Sep 23, 2016 Sudhir Kumar Pasala (Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India), Medhi Khamassi (Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France), V.S. Chandrasekhar Pammi (University of Allahabad, Allahabad, India)
SynaptiCity: The Power of Weakness in the Construction of Place Sep 23, 2016 Diego Teixeira (University of Saint Joseph, Macau, China), Menno Cramer (International Society of Biourbanism, Italy)
At Work, In View: The Cognitive Science of Working in Spaces with Transparent Boundaries Sep 23, 2016 Sally Augustin, Ph.D. (Design With Science), Melissa Marsh, Assoc. AIA (PLASTARC), Kristin Mueller (PLASTARC), Sasha Ragland (PLASTARC), Cassie Hackel (PLASTARC)
Can the Design of Space Alter Stress Responses? Sep 23, 2016 Lars Brorson Fich (Aalborg University), Åse Hansen (University of Copenhagen), Anne Helene Garde (The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark), Laura Petrini (Aalborg University), Peter Jönsson (Kristianstad University)
The Sound of Creativity: Correlating Brainwave & Psychometric Changes with Workplace Acoustics Sep 23, 2016 Luke Laverty, AIA (Perkins+Will), Eve A. Edelstein, Ph.D., Assoc. AIA, FAAA (Perkins+Will), Richard Brink (Genesis Planning)
ANFA NYC: A Model for Collaborative Neuroarchitecture Sep 23, 2016 Luke Petrocelli
Resonant Form: The Convergence of Sound and Space Sep 23, 2016 Shea Michael Trahan, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP (Trapolin Peer Architects)
Architects without Buildings: Philip Thiel and the Systematizing Impulse in Modern Spatial Study Sep 23, 2016 Ian Baldwin (DUAL, LLC; Rhode Island School of Design)
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)
The Tool Sculpting the Designer; Cognitive Influence of Digital Tools in Shaping Contemporary Architectural Practice Sep 23, 2016 Sangeeth S. Pillai (Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India), Mehul Bhatt (University of Bremen, Germany)
Overview of Scientific Aspects of Spatial Cognition: Significance in Architectural Design Sep 23, 2016 Dishita Turakhia (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
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))
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)
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)
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)
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)
Interactive Architecture and BCI: Expanding the Relationship Between Space and User Sep 23, 2016 Michael Gonzales (University of Houston), Meg Jackson (University of Houston)
Effect of Experience on Wayfinding in a Large, Complex Environment Sep 23, 2016 Joe Manganelli, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Ph.D. (xplr design, llc), Robin Farr (Greenville Memorial Hospital), Johnell Brooks, Ph.D. (Clemson University), Lee Gugerty, Ph.D. (Clemson University)