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Quarterly statistics: Built Environment, Q1 2014

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1 van Ree, H.J.; (2010) Service quality indicators for business support services. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 1896
2 Pheng, L.S.; (1990) Marketing theories and concepts for the international construction industry: a study of their applicability at the global, national and corporate perspectives. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 1396
3 Manoochehri, J.; (2010) Social policy and housing: reflections of social values. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 1299
4 Steadman, P; (2006) Why are most buildings rectangular? Architectural Research Quarterly , 10 (2) 119 - 130. 10.1017/S1359135506000200. 933
5 Adell, German; (1999) Theories and models of the peri-urban interface: a changing conceptual landscape. Development Planning Unit, UCL: London, UK. 881
6 Pretlove, SEC; Oreszczyn, T; (1998) Climate change: impact on the environmental design of buildings. Building Service Engineering Research and Technology , 19 (1) 55 - 58. 626
7 Lababedi, Z.; (2008) The urban development of Damascus: a study of its past, present and future. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 615
8 Hillier, B; (2007) Space is the machine: a configurational theory of architecture. Space Syntax: London, UK. 598
9 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). 489
10 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). 472
11 Tozer, W.R.E.; (2011) A theory of making: architecture and art in the practice of Adolf Loos. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 426
12 Rahmat, I.B.; (1997) The planning and control process of refurbishment projects. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 408
13 Suvanajata, R.; (2001) Relations in architectural space: designs and effects in space of the traditional Thai houses and temples. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 395
14 Conroy-Dalton, R; 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. 391
15 LEVY, C; (1996) The process of Institutionalising Gender in Policy and Planning: the web of institutionalisation. (DPU Working Papers 74). DPU, University College London: London, UK. 382
16 Politakis, A.; (2005) Land use and property market impacts of the relocation of Athens international airport. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 362
17 Turner, A.; (2004) Depthmap 4: a researcher's handbook. Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, University College London: London, UK. 360
18 Georgiou, M.; (2006) Architectural privacy: a topological approach to relational design problems. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 352
19 Allen, A; da Silva, N; Corubolo, E; (1999) Environmental problems and opportunities of the peri-urban interface and their impact upon the poor. Development Planning Unit, UCL: London, UK. 335
20 Skitmore, M; Smyth, H; (2007) Pricing construction work: a marketing viewpoint. Construction Management and Economics , 25 (6) 619 - 630. 10.1080/01446190701280710. 328
21 Hawley, C; (2002) Kitagata Housing Reconstruction, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. C3 Korea , 0203 (211) 82 - 97. 325
22 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). 324
23 Edwards, M; (2001) City design: what went wrong at Milton Keynes? Journal of Urban Design , 6 (1) 87 - 96. 10.1080/13574800120032905. 304
24 Srirangan, K.; (1997) Land policies in Delhi: their contribution to unauthorised land development. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 304
25 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. 293
26 Edwards, M; (2009) King's Cross: renaissance for whom? In: Punter, J, (ed.) Urban Design, Urban Renaissance and British Cities. (189 - 205). Routledge: London. 289
27 Skarlatou, A.-Z.; (2011) Light effects in the design process: a theoretical investigation of designers' perceptions of light effects and an empirical study of how they use them in architectural lighting design. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 289
28 Guzik, A.; (2009) Digital fabrication inspired design: Influence of fabrication parameters on a design process. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 275
29 Adnan, M.; Singleton, A.; Longley, P.; (2010) Developing efficient web-based GIS applications. (CASA Working Papers 153). Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (UCL): London, UK. 263
30 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. 262
31 Ofori, G.; (1980) The construction industries of developing countries: the applicability of existing theories and strategies for their improvement and lessons for the future; the case of Ghana. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 257
32 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. 256
33 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). 247
34 Croxford, B; 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. 247
35 Blades, N; Oreszczyn, T; Cassar, M; Bordass, W; (2000) Guidelines on Pollution Control in Museum Buildings. In: Martin, D, (ed.) UNSPECIFIED Museums Association: London. 238
36 Griffiths, S.; Vaughan, L.; Haklay, M.; 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. 234
37 Turner, A; Doxa, M; O'Sullivan, D; Penn, A; (2001) From isovists to visibility graphs: a methodology for the analysis of architectural space. ENVIRON PLANN B , 28 (1) 103 - 121. 234
38 Percival, J; Hanson, J; Johnson, M; 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. 233
39 Blades, N; Marchant, G; 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. 230
40 Hanson, J.; (1989) Order and structure in urban design: the plans for the rebuilding of London after the Great Fire of 1666. Ekistics , 56 (334-335) pp. 22-42. 224
41 Batty, M; Dodge, M; Jiang, B; Hudson-Smith, A; (1998) GIS and urban design. (CASA Working Paper ). UCL (University College London), Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (UCL): London. 222
42 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. 221
43 Turner, A. (Ed). (2007) Proceedings of Workshop on New developments in Space Syntax software. 6th International Space Syntax Symposium. Istanbul Technical University: Istanbul, Turkey. 217
44 Hillier, B; Vaughan, L; (2007) The city as one thing. Progress in Planning , 67 (3) 205 - 230. 10.1016/j.progress.2007.03.001. 215
45 Friedrich, E.; (2008) The Voronoi diagram in structural optimisation. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 215
46 Birksted, Jan Kenneth; (2004) Landscape History and Theory: from Subject Matter to Analytic Tool. Landscape Review , 8 (2) pp. 4-28. 213
47 Sridharan, G.; (1995) Determinants of joint venture performance in the construction industry: cases from the mass rapid transit project of Singapore. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 213
48 Cassar, M; Pender, R; (2003) Climate Change and the Historic Environment. 211
49 Schnädelbach, H.; Penn, A.; Steadman, P.; (2007) Mixed Reality Architecture: a dynamic architectural topology. Presented at: 6th International Space Syntax Symposium 2007, Istanbul, Turkey. 210
50 Pathan, A.; Young, A.; 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. 209