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Quarterly statistics: Built Environment, Q4 2012

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1 van Ree, H.J. (2010) Service quality indicators for business support services. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 3260
2 Manoochehri, J. (2010) Social policy and housing: reflections of social values. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2524
3 Adell, German (1999) Theories and models of the peri-urban interface: a changing conceptual landscape. Development Planning Unit, UCL: London, UK. 1340
4 Steadman, P (2006) Why are most buildings rectangular? Architectural Research Quarterly , 10 (2) 119 - 130. 10.1017/S1359135506000200. 880
5 Georgiou, M. (2006) Architectural privacy: a topological approach to relational design problems. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 861
6 Guzik, A. (2009) Digital fabrication inspired design: Influence of fabrication parameters on a design process. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 844
7 Lababedi, Z. (2008) The urban development of Damascus: a study of its past, present and future. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 783
8 Skitmore, M and Smyth, H (2007) Pricing construction work: a marketing viewpoint. Construction Management and Economics , 25 (6) 619 - 630. 10.1080/01446190701280710. 768
9 Hillier, B. (2007) Space is the machine, part one: theoretical preliminaries. In: Space is the machine: a configurational theory of architecture. (pp. 1-109). Space Syntax: London, UK. 728
10 Conroy-Dalton, R and Bafna, S (2003) The syntactical image of the city:a reciprocal definition of spatial elements and spatial syntaxes. In: (Proceedings) 4th International Space Syntax Symposium. : London, UK. 703
11 Adnan, M. and Singleton, A. and Longley, P. (2010) Developing efficient web-based GIS applications. (CASA Working Papers 153). Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (UCL): London, UK. 627
12 LEVY, C (1996) The process of Institutionalising Gender in Policy and Planning: the web of institutionalisation. (DPU Working Papers 74 , pp. ? - ? ). DPU, University College London: London, UK. 566
13 Allen, A and da Silva, N and Corubolo, E (1999) Environmental problems and opportunities of the peri-urban interface and their impact upon the poor. Development Planning Unit, UCL: London, UK. 519
14 Pretlove, SEC and Oreszczyn, T (1998) Climate change: impact on the environmental design of buildings. Building Service Engineering Research and Technology , 19 (1) 55 - 58. 477
15 Vaughan, L (2008) Mapping the East End 'Labyrinth'. In: Werner, A, (ed.) Jack the Ripper and the East End Labyrinth. (218 - 237). Random House: London. 477
16 Kunze, J. (2005) The revival of high-rise living in the UK and issues of cost and revenue in relation to height. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 476
17 Anvuur, A and Kumaraswamy, M and Male, S (2006) Taking forward public procurement reforms in Ghana. In: Serpell, A, (ed.) Proceedings of the 2006 CIB W107: Construction in Developing Countries International Symposium: Construction in Developing Economies: New Issues and Challenges. CIB: Rotterdam, Netherlands. 444
18 Hanson, J (2004) The inclusive city: delivering a more accessible urban environment through inclusive design. In: (Proceedings) RICS Cobra 2004 International Construction Conference: responding to change. : York, UK. 421
19 Johnson, William (2007) Lessons from Japan: A comparative study of the market drivers for prefabrication in Japanese and UK private housing development. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 384
20 Paksukcharern Thammaruangsri, K. (2003) Node and Place, a study on the spatial process of railway terminus area redevelopment in central London. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 383
21 Darvishani-Fikouhi, S. (2009) Honeycomb topologies: design rationalization of a free-form space frame structure. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 376
22 Croxford, B and Scott, K (2006) Can PV or solar thermal systems be cost effective ways of reducing CO 2 emissions for residential buildings? In: Campbell-Howe, R, (ed.) Solar 2006: Renewable Energy - Key to Climate Recovery. American Solar Energy Society (ASES): Denver, US. 363
23 Blades, N and Oreszczyn, T and Cassar, M and Bordass, W (2000) Guidelines on Pollution Control in Museum Buildings. In: Martin, D, (ed.) UNSPECIFIED Museums Association: London. 363
24 Turner, A. (2009) A simple model of the Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction from first principles. Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, UCL: London, UK. 360
25 Tenu, V. (2009) Minimal surfaces as self-organizing systems: a particle-spring system simulation for generating triply periodic minimal surface tensegrity structure. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 333
26 van Ree, H and McLennan, P (2006) Facilities Management Service Quality Indicators - Benefiting Supplier and Customer. In: Brown, K and Hampson, K and Brandon, P, (eds.) (Proceedings) Clients Driving Innovation: Moving Ideas Into Practice. (pp. 1 - 15). 326
27 Hawley, C (2002) Kitagata Housing Reconstruction, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. C3 Korea , 0203 (211) 82 - 97. 314
28 Hillier, B (2007) Space is the machine: a configurational theory of architecture. Space Syntax: London, UK. 310
29 Edwards, M (2009) King's Cross: renaissance for whom? In: Punter, J, (ed.) Urban Design, Urban Renaissance and British Cities. (189 - 205). Routledge: London. 303
30 Prousalidou, E. (2006) A parametric system of representation based on ruled surfaces. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 293
31 Hanson, J (2001) Morphology and design: reconciling intellect, intuition, and ethics in the reflective practice of architecture. In: (Proceedings) 3rd International Space Syntax Symposium. 289
32 Hillier, B and Sahbaz, O (2007) Beyond hot spots; using space syntax to understand dispersed patterns of crime risk in the built environment. In: (Proceedings) Conference on crime analysis at the Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics, University of California at Los Angeles,January 2007. : University of California at Los Angeles. 276
33 Batty, M and Chapman, D and Evans, S and Haklay, M and Kueppers, S and Shiode, N and Hudson-Smith, A and Torrens, PM (2001) Visualizing the City: Communicating Urban Design to Planners and Decision-Makers. In: Brail, RK and Klosterman, RE, (eds.) Planning Support Systems, Models and Visualisation Tools. (405 - 443). ESRI Press and Center Urban Policy Research, Rutgers Universtiy: Redland. 264
34 Blades, N and Marchant, G and Greening, P (2007) Impacts of crushed rock quarries on historic villages and cultural landscapes. In: Drdracky, MEA, (ed.) (Proceedings) Proceedings of the 7th European Conference "SAUVEUR", Safeguarded Cultural Heritage - Understanding & Viability for the Enlarged Europe. (pp. 61 - 70). : Prague, Czech Republic. 238
35 Mavridou, M. (2003) An investigation of the relation of space to society: a discussion on A. Giddens, H. Lefebvre and space syntax. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 238
36 Terzi, F. and Kaya, H.S. (2008) Analyzing urban sprawl patterns through fractal geometry: the case of Istanbul metropolitan area. (CASA Working Papers 144). Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (UCL): London, UK. 235
37 Turner, A. (2007) From axial to road-centre lines: a new representation for space syntax and a new model of route choice for transport network analysis. Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design , 34 (3) pp. 539-555. 10.1068/b32067. 230
38 Dan-Azumi, J.J. (2011) Agricultural sustainability of smallholder floodplain agricultural systems: a case study of Fadama areas in North-Central Nigeria. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 225
39 Chung, S.S.-Y. (2008) The study of Chinatown as an urban artifice and its impact on the Chinese community in London. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 220
40 Pathan, A. and Young, A. and Oreszczyn, T. (2008) UK domestic air conditioning: a study of occupant use and energy efficiency. In: Proceedings of Conference: Air Conditioning and the Low Carbon Cooling Challenge. Network for Comfort and Energy Use in Buildings: London, UK. 219
41 Schnädelbach, H. and Penn, A. and Steadman, P. (2007) Mixed Reality Architecture: a dynamic architectural topology. Presented at: 6th International Space Syntax Symposium 2007, Istanbul, Turkey. 213
42 Hanna, S and Turner, A (2006) Teaching parametric design in code and construction. In: (Proceedings) Sigradi 2006. 210
43 Kachri, G. (2009) Parasitic Ecologies: extending space through diffusion-limited aggregation models. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 209
44 Edwards, M (2001) City design: what went wrong at Milton Keynes? Journal of Urban Design , 6 (1) 87 - 96. 10.1080/13574800120032905. 207
45 Vaughan, L (2007) The spatial form of poverty in Charles Booth's London. In: Vaughan, L, (ed.) The Spatial Syntax of Urban Segregation. (231 - 250). Elsevier 201
46 Dunsford, Ian M. (2002) The Interwar Suburbs of North West London: Planning for regeneration. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 200
47 Turner, A and Doxa, M and O'Sullivan, D and Penn, A (2001) From isovists to visibility graphs: a methodology for the analysis of architectural space. ENVIRON PLANN B , 28 (1) 103 - 121. 200
48 Mavroudi, T. (2007) Simulating city growth by using the cellular automata algorithm. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 191
49 Meikle, S and Ramasut, T and Walker, J (2001) Sustainable urban livelihoods: concepts and implications for policy. (DPU Working Papers 112). Development Planning Unit, UCL: London, UK. 189
50 Hillier, B and Vaughan, L (2007) The city as one thing. Progress in Planning , 67 (3) 205 - 230. 10.1016/j.progress.2007.03.001. 186