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Quarterly statistics: Built Environment, Q2 2013

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1 van Ree, H.J. (2010) Service quality indicators for business support services. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2099
2 Manoochehri, J. (2010) Social policy and housing: reflections of social values. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 1130
3 Adell, German (1999) Theories and models of the peri-urban interface: a changing conceptual landscape. Development Planning Unit, UCL: London, UK. 1085
4 Steadman, P (2006) Why are most buildings rectangular? Architectural Research Quarterly , 10 (2) 119 - 130. 10.1017/S1359135506000200. 941
5 Lababedi, Z. (2008) The urban development of Damascus: a study of its past, present and future. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 626
6 Skitmore, M and Smyth, H (2007) Pricing construction work: a marketing viewpoint. Construction Management and Economics , 25 (6) 619 - 630. 10.1080/01446190701280710. 550
7 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). 534
8 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. 519
9 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. 432
10 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. 413
11 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. 394
12 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). 385
13 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. 369
14 Turner, A. (2004) Depthmap 4: a researcher's handbook. Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, University College London: London, UK. 352
15 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. 349
16 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. 342
17 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. 329
18 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. 301
19 Batty, M and Dodge, M and Jiang, B and Hudson-Smith, A (1998) GIS and urban design. (CASA Working Paper ). UCL (University College London), Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (UCL): London. 300
20 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). 295
21 Suvanajata, R. (2001) Relations in architectural space: designs and effects in space of the traditional Thai houses and temples. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 294
22 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 277
23 Percival, J and Hanson, J and Johnson, M and Zako, R (2003) Meeting the needs of older peoplewith visual impairment: social care orsocial exclusion? (Occasional Paper 2 ). Thomas Pocklington Trust, UCL (University College London), Thomas Pocklington Trust: London, UK. 272
24 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. 270
25 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. 268
26 Guzik, A. (2009) Digital fabrication inspired design: Influence of fabrication parameters on a design process. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 264
27 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. 262
28 Hillier, B (2007) Space is the machine: a configurational theory of architecture. Space Syntax: London, UK. 260
29 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). 259
30 Hillier, B. (2009) Spatial sustainability in cities: organic patterns and sustainable forms. In: Koch, D. and Marcus, L. and Steen, J., (eds.) Proceedings of the 7th International Space Syntax Symposium. (pp. p. 1). Royal Institute of Technology (KTH): Stockholm, Sweden. 256
31 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. 255
32 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. 252
33 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. 248
34 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). 246
35 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. 240
36 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). 233
37 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). 232
38 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. 231
39 Hawley, C (2002) Kitagata Housing Reconstruction, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. C3 Korea , 0203 (211) 82 - 97. 229
40 Edwards, M (2001) City design: what went wrong at Milton Keynes? Journal of Urban Design , 6 (1) 87 - 96. 10.1080/13574800120032905. 228
41 Turner, A. (Ed). (2007) Proceedings of Workshop on New developments in Space Syntax software. 6th International Space Syntax Symposium. Istanbul Technical University: Istanbul, Turkey. 222
42 Hanson, J and Hillier, B (1987) The architecture of community: some new proposals on the social consequences of architectural and planning decisions. Architecture et Comportement/Architecture and Behaviour , 3 (3) 251 - 273. 221
43 Friedrich, E. (2008) The Voronoi diagram in structural optimisation. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 219
44 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. 208
45 Varsamis, S. (2010) Spatial palindromes/palindromic spaces: spatial devices in Vitruvius, Mallarmé, Polieri, Perec and Libeskind. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 201
46 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. 194
47 Griffiths, S. and Vaughan, L. and Haklay, M. and Jones, C.E. (2008) The sustainable suburban high street: a review of themes and approaches. Geography Compass , 2 (4) pp. 1155-1188. 10.1111/j.1749-8198.2008.00117.x. 194
48 Turner, A and Penn, A and Hillier, B (2005) An algorithmic definition of the axial map. Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design , 32 (3) 425 - 444. 193
49 Wright, Lloyd (2002) Bus rapid transit. Sustainable transport: a sourcebook for policy-makers in developing cities. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ): Eschborn, Germany. 189
50 Cabannes, Y (2004) Participatory Budgeting: Conceptual Framework and Analysis of its Contribution to Urban Governance and the Millenium Development Goals. (UN Habitat UMP LAC Series 140 , pp. 1 - 65 ). Un-Habitat: Nairobi. 187