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Sunday, 30 October 2022 06:31

The Development of the Omani Eco - House Environmental Project At Sultan Qaboos University

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Department of Architectural Engineering  hosted On Sunday  Oct 23, 2022 a lecture   delivered by Prof. Dr. Prof. Awni Shabaan  research and design team leader at At Sultan Qaboos University-.The lecture entitled “The development of Oman-Eco-House Environmental Project “.

  During the lecture, the professor  discussed the following aspects:

  • Part-1: Innovations in Sultan Qaboos University Eco-house
  • 1-Respond to climatic
  • 2-Sustainable location
  • 3-Optimization of building from
  • 4-Double-shell total system, 
  • 5-Optimization of thermal properties,
  • Sustainable building material,
  • 6-Sustainable landscape to improve site microclimatic, 
  • 7-Cooling effects by natural ventilation
  • 8- Water fountain
  • 9-Power saving and PV electric power
  • 10-Water saving and grey water treatment
  • 11-Illumination by fat Reflectors
  • 12-Assessment by LEED rating system.
  • Part-2 The prospects of Sultan Qaboos University Eco-house
  • 1-Public Outreach
  • 2-Curriculum of Sustainable building design
  • 3-Hub of research and development

The lecture was attended by professors from the Department of Architecture, professors from the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Department of Electrical Engineering.



Monday, 24 October 2022 07:24

Educational Tour- Al-Mutanabi Area

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Educational Tour- Al-Mutanabi Area        

The Department of Architecture at the University of Technology organized an educational tour for fourth stage students On Wednesday, October 19, 2022, to visit the Old Rusafa known as Al-Mutanabi area as part urban design project requirements.

 This visit is a part of the annual activities of the Department of Architecture to spread team work spirit among students, increase the awareness of the labor market requirements, increasing their scientific and professional expertise within  the architectural engineering   as their academic  specialization as  the department’s annual plan, which aims to raise and build their capabilities in the field of architecture and urban design.

The tour was supervised by the professors of the fourth stage:

- Prof. Dr. Wahda Shukur Mahmoud

- Assistant Prof.Dr. Rawa Fawzy Naoum

- Assistant prof.  Dr. Rana Mazen Mahdi

-Lecturer . Dr. Lina Ghanem Yaqoub

Wednesday, 19 October 2022 08:33

The Architecture Department Team Winning Against Laser Engineering Team in The University Championship for Professors.

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The Architecture Department Team Winning Against Laser Engineering Team in The University Championship for Professors.

The Architecture Department team won its match against the Laser Engineering team with a score of 3-0 within the University of Technology Football Championship (Professors) for the academic year 2022-2023.

The tournament is organized by the Student Activities Department, with the participation of 16 teams from the engineering and scientific departments at the university.

Assistant lecturer Mohamed Hassan Mohamed scored the first goal in the first half, the graduate student Bilal Hussein scored the second and third goals in the second half. The match ended in a friendly atmosphere between the players of the two teams.


Sunday, 16 October 2022 06:55

Acknowledgments and Appreciation

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Acknowledgments and Appreciation

The President of the University, Professor Dr.Ahmad Al-Ghaban, sent a letter of thanks and appreciation to Dr.Ahmed Loui Ahmed (Head of the Architectural Design Branch), Department of Architecture, in appreciation of his distinguished efforts in publishing a research in sober academic journals by Clarivate container , titled :

“Digital transformation through Building Information Modelling: Spanning the macro-micro divide”

The department wish him all success serving our beloved university and Iraq.

Sunday, 16 October 2022 06:46

Content Creation Workshop for Social Media

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 The Department of Architecture at the University of Technology, in cooperation with the Women's Empowerment Unit and Elaf Media Training Center, hosted on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2022 a training workshop entitled " Content Creation Workshop for Social Media “

 The workshop was attended by the head of the Department of Architecture, Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Jawad Kadhim, the scientific assistant, Dr. Mofeed Ihsan Shouk, in addition to faculty staff, female employments and students.


The workshop discussed the purposeful and constructive content creation   in social media and ways to avoid the challenges that a content creator might face on social media as digital websites and media connections may have different people with varieties of ideologies and beliefs.

The workshop also included in the practical and applying   aspect, where the attendees fill a special model for their pages that they hope to create and ways to develop them.

The workshop concluded with the distribution of participation certificates to the attendees.


Wednesday, 21 September 2022 07:27

Participation of the Graduate Follow-up Unit in the interactive session Titled " Green Baghdad, Challenges and Solutions"

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The graduate follow-up unit participated in the department, represented by Lecturer Dr. Bilal Samir Ali and a number of students of the department in the interactive session titled " Green Baghdad, Challenges and Solutions"

Under the auspices  of  Al-Rasheed Centre for Strategic Studies and the Inlil Youth Team, The session addressed the issues of Iraq's water resources crisis and how to preserve the sustainability of green spaces in Baghdad, the capital, by discussing planning and urban challenges and emphasizing the active presence of youth in circulating  the ecological culture of community conduct .

The intellectual Session discussions  were held between young people and the attendees from the academics, environmental activists and members of the Iraqi House of parliament .




Sunday, 11 September 2022 06:45

The Head of The Architectural Engineering Department’s statement

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The Head of the Architectural Engineering Department delivered a speech during the General assembly meeting with the presence of faculty members and teaching staff of the Architecture Department on the occasion of the new academic year 2023/2022 start.





Thursday, 16 June 2022 08:29

Thanks and appreciation

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The President of the University, Professor Dr.Ahmad Al-Ghaban, sent a letter of thanks and appreciation to the faculty members of the fifth stage for the academic year 2021-2022. As appreciation for their efforts in supervising the graduation projects and developing students' creativity talents .

Dr. Ahmed Al-Ghaban's sent a letter of thanks and appreciation to the teaching staff of the department for the great efforts in discussing graduation projects that lasted for five consecutive days.



Monday, 13 June 2022 08:14

Fifth Stage Graduating Projects Discussion Of The Academic Year 2021-2022

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Under the patronage of the Architectural Engineering department, Prof. Dr.Ibrahim Jawad, the Graduating Projects Discussion Of The Academic Year 2021- of the fifth stage students were discussed over the course of five days in the halls of the department under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Bassam Hassan Almajadi, and the teaching staff, who are represented by

Prof. Dr. Basim hasan Hashim Al-Majidy

Prof. Dr. Asmaa Muhammad Husien

Assistant Prof. Dr. Anwar Sobhi Ramadan

Assistant Prof. Dr.Ahmed Hashim Hameed

Assistant Prof. Dr. safaa Al-din Husien

Assistant Prof. Dr. Inas Salem Abdul Al-Ahad

Assistant Lecturer Dr. Udai Abbas Abood

Assistant Lecturer Dr. Nagam Ahmed Jassim

Assistant Lecturer  Dr.Zainab Abdul Hadi Dawood

Assistant Lecturer Ataa Hasan Abood

Assistant Lecturer Fatima Salman

The discussions were distributed by three committees per day, including professors of the department's and architectural figures from other institutions , were 31 architectural figures from various Iraqi universities (Baghdad, Nahrin, Mustrasiriya, Samarra, Muthanna, Kufa, Wasit, Kuya, Diyala, Babylon,) were invited In addition to the consultants from the Ministry of Planning, the Ministry of Transport, Baghdad Airport, Mayoralty of Baghdad, Iraqi Engineers Union.

At another level, the President of the University of Technology , Professor Ahmed Al-Ghaban, attended the discussions and commended the distinguished efforts of the faculty members , projects creativity of the students and the organization of the discussions.

In conclusion, the Department's chairmanship is grateful for the tireless efforts of the fifth stage faculty team to improve our students. The head of the Department also thanks the discussants from the university and from other governmental institutions for attending projects discussions , providing constructive criticism and scientific advice to our students.

The Department also congratulates our dear students and shares their joy in accomplishing their graduation projects, asking God to help them in their future careers and develop the local architecture in the service of our beloved country.

Monday, 13 June 2022 08:10

Ministerial Committee Visit

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A ministerial committee visited the Architectural Engineering Department on Sunday ,June 12,2022 ,,observing the progress of services in the department. The tour including bathrooms and electricity generator system as well as the drinking water and air conditioning systems provided to the students during the final exams. The Committee expressed its satisfaction with the services provided by the Department.





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