List of reviewers for year 2022

Journal of contemporary urban affairs would like to acknowledge the following reviewers for their assistance with the peer review of manuscripts for issues in 2022. Their comments and suggestions were of great help to the authors in improving the quality of their papers. Each of the reviewers listed below returned at least one review for these issues.

Wenfeng Zheng,

University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China

Topics: GIS and Remote Sensing, Complexity、Chaos and Dynamic Systems, Environmental science and Geophysical, Space-time cognition and intelligence, Coupled Human and Nature Dynamic System.


Olayode Oyeyemi Isaac

Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Transportation, Big Data, Public Transportation, Machine learning.


Piotr Kisielewski,

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Rail Vehicles & Transport, Cracow University of Technology, Poland

Topics: City public transport, transport planning, transport logistics, ITS - Intelligent Transport Systems.


Shahid Ali, Dr.

School of Management Science and Engineering, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, Nanjing, China

Topics: Globalization, Ecological footprints, Carbon emission, Governance, Human development.


María del Carmen Olmos Gómez,

Department of Research Methods and Diagnosis in Education, Faculty of Education and Sport Science,  University of Granada, 52005 Melilla, Spain

Topics: Urban and social Identities, , Participatory project,  Urban and Social Identities, Well-Being, Quality of urban life, Public Health, Human behaviour and cities, Multiculturality: Inequalities and diversities, Social distress, Psychology.


Mustafa Aziz Amen,

Faculty of Design, Design department,  The American University of Kurdistan,  Iraq

Topics: Urban Studies, Urban Street Network, Spatial Analysis,  Urban Complexity, Network Analysis, Urban Semiotics.


Salar Salah Muhy Al-Din,

Faculty of Architecture, design, and Fine Arts- Department of Architecture/ Girne American University, North Cyprus via Mersin- Turkey

Topics: Sustainability, acoustic design, thermal comfort & heat Island, sustainable lighting.


Mojdeh Nikoofam,

Faculty of Architecture, Department of Architecture, Eastern Mediterranean University, Mersin 10, Turkey

Topics: Accessibility, Universal Design, Urban Equity/Justice, Public Health, Urban Morphology, Sustainability, and Urban Quality of Life.


Chris Watts,

Chris Watts Lighting Design Limited, UK

Topics: Lighting Design.


İsmet Esenyel,

Girne American University, K.K.T.C

Topics: Tourism and Hospitality Management, International Hotel Management, E-tourism, Resort Development Management, Human Resources, Supervisory Skills ın Hospitality, Ecotourism.


Abdulsalam Ibrahim Shema,

Faculty of Architecture, Design and Fine Arts. Department of Architecture, Girne American University

Topics: Social Sustainability, Urban Ecology, Urban Identity, Cultural Heritage, Urban Farming.


Islam Hamdi Elghonaimy,

College of Engineering, Department of Architecture and Interior Design, University of Bahrain, Bahrain

Topics: urban design - landscape architecture - sustainability - planning - building technology.


Francesco Perono Cacciafoco,

School of Humanities (SoH), Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Programme (LMS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore

Topics: Historical Geography, Landscape Archaeology, Toponymy and Toponomastics, Human Geography, Historical Linguistics, Social Anthropology, Sociolinguistics, Urban Geography, Cartography, Topography, Cultural Anthropology.


Collins Ouma Agayi,

Konya Technical University, Türkiye

Topics: Rural Development, Rural Policy, Rural Poverty, Housing, Settlement.


Marijan Premović,

Faculty of Philosophy, Department of History, University of Montenegro, Montenegro

Topics: History, History of Architecture, History of Urbanism, Political economy. Mediterranean Architecture and Urbanism, Heritage Studies.


Husam R. Husain,

Faculty of Engineering and Materials Science, Architecture and Urban Design Program, German University in Cairo, Egypt

Topics: Urban Transformation, Revitalization Strategies, Coastal Territories & Port-Cities, Housing Strategies



Usama Konbr,

Faculty of Engineering, Department of Architecture, Tanta University, Tanta 31733, Egypt

Topics: Architecture, urbanism, sustainability, sustainable urbanism, sustainable landscaping, sustainability rating systems, sustainable building materials, smart cities, smart sustainable cities, sustainable built environment.


Dimitrios A. Karras,

National And Kapodistrian University Of Athens, Greece

Topics: Smart Cities, Sustainability, New Technologies, Digital Transformations, Digital Economy, Data Science, Intelligent Technologies, Communications And Networking, Security.



Riham Nady Faragallah,

Faculty of Engineering, Department of Architectural Engineering, Pharos University in Alexandria, Egypt

Topics: urban design, city planning, site planning, urban landscape, sustainable urban development, smart cities, housing studies, slums


Scott Hawken

Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, School of Architecture and Built Environment, University of Adelaide, Australia

Topics: urban landscape, urban megaprojects, urban design, landscape archaeology, Southeast Asia.


Marianna Charitonidou

Faculty of Art Theory and History, Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens, Greece

Topics: urban housing, urban history, spatial planning, post-war reconstruction, urban politics.


Anastasia M Paparis,

Anastasia M PAPARIS A.U.Th., Dipl., MSc, PhD, University College London (The Bartlett), M. Phil.

Architects & Town Planners, UK

Topics: Architecture, Urban Planning, Urban Design, European Cultural Planning, Cultural Capitals of Europe.


Abdollah Mobaraki,

Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture, Department of Architecture, Cyprus International University, Mersin 10, Turkey

Topics: Urban Design, Urban Heat Island, Urban Morphology, Sustainable Development.


 Thank you, Reviewers,!