UCL logo

UCL Discovery

UCL home » Library Services » Electronic resources » UCL Discovery

Quarterly statistics: Built Environment, Q4 2014

Rank Paper Downloads
1 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. 1707
2 Adell, German; (1999) Theories and models of the peri-urban interface: a changing conceptual landscape. Development Planning Unit, UCL: London, UK. 1126
3 Manoochehri, J.; (2010) Social policy and housing: reflections of social values. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 1115
4 van Ree, H.J.; (2010) Service quality indicators for business support services. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 1043
5 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. 890
6 Hillier, B; (2007) Space is the machine: a configurational theory of architecture. Space Syntax: London, UK. 810
7 Shawash, J.; (2011) Al-Balad as a place of heritage: problematising the conceptualisation of heritage in the context of Arab Muslim Middle East. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 705
8 Suvanajata, R.; (2001) Relations in architectural space: designs and effects in space of the traditional Thai houses and temples. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 691
9 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. 598
10 Tozer, W.R.E.; (2011) A theory of making: architecture and art in the practice of Adolf Loos. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 587
11 Lababedi, Z.; (2008) The urban development of Damascus: a study of its past, present and future. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 560
12 Rahmat, I.B.; (1997) The planning and control process of refurbishment projects. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 506
13 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. 472
14 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). 471
15 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). 462
16 Blades, N; Oreszczyn, T; Cassar, M; Bordass, W; (2000) Guidelines on Pollution Control in Museum Buildings. In: Martin, D, (ed.) UNSPECIFIED Museums Association: London. 452
17 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. 448
18 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. 442
19 Georgiou, M.; (2006) Architectural privacy: a topological approach to relational design problems. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 412
20 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. 411
21 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). 383
22 Borden, I; Rendell, J; Kerr, J; Pivaro, A; (2001) Another Pavement, Another Beach: Skateboarding and the Performative Critique of Architecture. In: The Unknown City Contesting Architecture and Social Space. (pp. 178-199). MIT Press: Cambridge, Massachusetts US | London, England. 378
23 Edwards, M; (2001) City design: what went wrong at Milton Keynes? Journal of Urban Design , 6 (1) 87 - 96. 10.1080/13574800120032905. 369
24 Deriu , D; (2004) The photogenic city: aerial photography and urban visions in Europe, 1914-1945. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 340
25 Edwards, M; (2009) King's Cross: renaissance for whom? In: Punter, J, (ed.) Urban Design, Urban Renaissance and British Cities. (189 - 205). Routledge: London. 315
26 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. 312
27 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). 302
29 Batty, M; (2009) Cities as Complex Systems: Scaling, Interaction, Networks, Dynamics and Urban Morphologies. Springer 283
30 Ruedi, K.; (1998) Bauhaus dream-house: architectural education in the age of image reproduction. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 281
31 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. 274
32 Lowman, J.; (1981) Le Corbusier, 1900-1925: the years of transition. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 271
33 Walls, M.J.; (2011) State formation in Somaliland: bringing deliberation to institutionalism. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 267
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. 267
35 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. 264
36 Hultzsch, A.; (2011) An archaeology of perception: verbal descriptions of architecture in travel writings. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 261
37 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 258
38 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). 256
39 Muhammad-Oumar, A.A.; (1997) Gidaje: The socio-cultural morphology of Hausa living spaces. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 254
40 Turner, A. (Ed). (2007) Proceedings of Workshop on New developments in Space Syntax software. 6th International Space Syntax Symposium. Istanbul Technical University: Istanbul, Turkey. 247
41 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. 246
42 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. 245
43 Cheng, S.; (2009) Curved photovoltaic surface optimization for BIPV: an evolutionary approach based on solar radiation simulation. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 244
44 Batty, M; Longley, PA; (1994) Fractal Cities: A Geometry of Form and Function. Academic Press: London, UK. 242
45 Morphet, J; Tewdwr-Jones, M; Gallent, N; Hall, B; Spry, M; Howard, M; (2007) Shaping and Delivering Tomorrow's Places Effective Practice in Spatial Planning. Royal Town Planning Institute: London. 240
46 Elgohary, F.H.; (1966) Wells Coates and his position in the beginning of the modern movement in England. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 233
47 Vaughan, L.; (1994) A study of the spatial characteristics of the Jews in London 1695 & 1895. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 229
48 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. 224
49 Friedrich, E.; (2008) The Voronoi diagram in structural optimisation. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 224
50 Srirangan, K.; (1997) Land policies in Delhi: their contribution to unauthorised land development. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 223