Forthcoming Articles

The following articles have been accepted recently and will appear in future issues of the journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs. The papers will be copyedited and typeset for publication.

Mathematical Model Applied to Green Building Concept for Sustainable Cities Under Climate Change

Prof. Dr. Md. Haider Ali Biswas a

M.Sc. Pinky Rani Dey b

Asst. Prof. Md. Sirajul Islam b

(+88) 01308954777

M.Sc. Sajib Mandal b

(+88) 01755213787

a Mathematics Discipline, Science Engineering and Technology School, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

b Department of Mathematics, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University, Gopalganj-8100, Bangladesh



Vital Space Needs for Small-sized Housing in the Post-Pandemic Era: Malaga as Mediterranean Study Case

Dr. Carlos Rosa-Jiménez a

BArch Cristina Jaime-Segura b

a and b Institute for Habitat, Tourism, Territory, Edificio Ada Byron, Campus de Teatinos, 29071, University of

Malaga, Malaga, Spain.



Sustainable construction for affordable housing program in Kabul

MSc. Mohammadullah Hakim Ebrahimi a, b, c

Pr. Philippe Devillers b

Pr. Éric Garcia-Diaz c

a Construction Faculty, Kabul Polytechnic University-Afghanistan

b LIFAM, École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Montpellier, France

c Centre des Matériaux des Mines d’Alès, IMT Mines Alès, Alès, France


Developing Design Criteria for Sustainable Urban Parks


[Assistant Professor] * Didem Dizdaroğlu a

a Department of Urban Design and Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Art, Design, and Architecture, Bilkent University, Turkey


The Impact of Transit Oriented Development on Fast-Urbanizing Cities: Applied analytical study on Greater Cairo Region

MS.c. Mohamed Ahmed Abdu Khalil El kafrawy a

Prof. Dr. Sahar Attia b


Prof. Dr. Heba Allah Khalil c


Sustainability of Tourism Development in Al Ain Al Sukhna, Egypt

Dr. Yasser Mahgoub

Faculty of Architecture, Galala University, Egypt


Exploring Urban Liveability in Emerging New Town Developments: Case Study of Senri New Town, Osaka and Purbachal New Town, Dhaka

[M. Eng.] Tahmina Rahman a

[Dr.] Md. Nawrose Fatemi b

a Division of Global Architecture, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan

b Department of Architecture, University of Asia Pacific, Dhaka, Bangladesh


Social Distance Applications in Urban Green Areas in Pandemic

[Assoc. Prof.] Elif Bayramoğlu 1

[Prof. Dr] Banu Çiçek Kurdoğlu 2

[Res.Asst.] Seyhan Seyhan 3

a b and c Department of Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Forestry, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey


Walkability measurements from qualitative to quantitative methods

B.Sc. Menna Tarek a

Prof. Ghada Farouk Hassan b

Prof. Abeer Elshater c

Ph.D. Mohamed Elfayoumi d

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a,b,c and d Ain Shams University, Faculty of Engineering, Cairo, Egypt.


Traces, Juxtapositions and Rewritings: Critical Reconstruction as Strategy of Reinventing Cities

[Prof. Arch. Dr.] Domenico Giuseppe Chizzoniti a

(+39) 0223995734

[Arch. Dr.] Tommaso Lolli b

(+39) 3206053723

a Politecnico di Milano, Built Environment and Construction Engineering Department, Piazza Leonardo da

Vinci 5, Milan, Italy

b Università di Roma – La Sapienza, Department of Architecture and Design, via Flaminia 359, Rome, Italy



The Role Of “Scale” in Generation of Social Interaction in Urban Spaces

*Dr. Kaveh Hajialiakbari 1, Dr. Mohammad Zare 2,  MS. Mitra Karimi 3

Shahid Beheshti University, Faculty of Architecture and urbanism, Tehran, Iran1

University of Tehran, Faculty of Fine Arts, Tehran, Iran2

University of Tehran, Faculty of Fine Arts, Tehran, Iran3