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"The Role of Nanotechnology in Rehabilitating Existing Buildings" Master Thesis Discussion at Department of Architectural EngineeringWritten by sohaib
Master Thesis Discussion in the field of architecture technology ttled ("The Role of Nanotechnology in Rehabilitating Existing Buildings".The Student ((Lana Roshan Tariq) at the Department of Architecture has been granted a master degree of urban design on her thesis titled “The Role of Nanotechnology in Rehabilitating Existing Buildings" .The discussion was held on Sunday , May 21, 2023 in the postgraduate study hall in the Department of Architectural Engineering at the University of Technology.
The study focused on the role of nanotechnology in preserving and rehabilitating heritage buildings by working on its permanence and prolonging its life span. The thesis concluded that nanotechnology has the ability to revolutionize the way we deal with the rehabilitation of heritage and historical buildings, by providing new and innovative ways to preserve and restore our architectural heritage based on its ability to improve the durability of materials and increase their lifespan as well as facilitating the rehabilitation and restoration operations, which makes the preservation process more efficient and effective.
-The discussion committee was headed by Professor .Dr. Ibrahim Jawad Kadhim , Department of Architectural Engineering ,University of Technology.
- Assistant Professor .Dr.Saad Fawzi Touma ,Department of Architecture ,College of Engineering , University of Diyala
Destination Imagination Competition for Second-stage StudentsWritten by sohaib
The Teaching Staff of Islamic and Arab Architecture in the second stage at the department of architecture organized a
Destination Imagination Competition entitled "What could the Al-Minārat al-Malwiyyah "The Twisted Minaret" be if it was not originally a minaret of the Great Mosque of Samarra?.
The first three ranks won by the students (Fatima Abd al-Razak, Batoul Allawi and Zainab Mohammed),
As for the category of using artificial intelligence, the winning students were (Safa Nabil Abdel-Ilah and Ahmed Hassan Kadhim).
Students' imaginations varied from the fact that the brigade is a centre of knowledge communication with other civilizations to being a haven for the human community when presumed environmental disasters occur in the future.
The competition was held under the supervision of women Dr. Zainab Hussein Rauf , Dr. Ahmed Hashim and Dr. Bilal Samir Ali.
Master Thesis Discussion Titled (Exploring Hierarchical Vision In The Contemporary Urban Landscape)Written by sohaib
The Student ((Dhuha Yasir Hamza Al Jothari ) at the Department of Architecture has been granted a master degree of urban design on her thesis titled “Exploring hierarchical vision in the Contemporary Urban Landscape “ .The discussion was held on Sunday , May 14, 2023 in the postgraduate study hall in the Department of Architectural Engineering at the University of Technology.
The study focused on clarifying the hierarchical vision of the urban landscape and defining its principles, objectives and methods of achieving this vision within contemporary urban space.
The research concluded the assessment of visual sequences and urban drama formation within the local contemporary landscape.
-The discussion committee was headed by Professor .Dr. Amir Shakir Khudhir ,University of Baghdad , Department of Urban and Regional Planning.
- Assistant Professor Dr. Nada Abdul Mu'in Hassan/Department of Architectural Engineering ,University of Technology.
- Assistant Professor Dr. Haider Jasim Isaa, Department of Architectural Engineering , University of Technology, as members .
The thesis is supervised by Assist. Prof. Dr. mufid Ihsan Shuk , University of Technology, Department of Architecture.
Third stage Interior Design galleryWritten by sohaib
Third stage Interior Design gallery - Department of Architecture
Project: redesign of university buildings' interior spaces Under the auspices of the Architectural Department,s Head “ Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Jawad”, and the efforts of the design team represented by “Asst. Prof. Dr. Shamael M Wajeeh Al Dabbagh” and staff members (Dr. Aseel Ibrahim, Dr. Nagham Ahmed, lecturer Zahraa Ahmed), the Department of Architecture held an exhibition of third stage students projects as a final show in the interior design subject on Wednesday 5/17/2023, which reflected the outputs of course education represented in solving the design problems for their various aspects ( functional, aesthetic, symbolic, and environmental ) for various interior space types that reflect their impact on the campus users.
Students learned to respond to complex environmental and cultural contexts through design studio projects that explore interior space within a variety of site contexts. the program emphasized creativity, design communication skills, and critical thinking fundamental to the design process, also program aimed to prepare students to act as independent problem-solvers and valuable design-team members.
Master Thesis Discussion Titled " Role of Socio-Spatial Dimensions in Space Occupancy Programming "Written by sohaib
On Thursday, 18/5/2023, the Department of Architecture discussed a master's thesis in the field of Architectural Design, " Role of Socio-Spatial Dimensions in Space Occupancy Programming "A Study in Common Spaces of Local Office Buildings in Iraq" by the student (Maryam Hussein Ali), as the thesis focused On the relationship between the architectural programming of existing buildings and the current space occupancy and the role of social-spatial behavior dimensions in this relationship. During the programming process, in addition to determining the degrees of efficiency of the spatial performance of these buildings.
The discussion committee consisted of:
- Prof. Dr. (Abdullah Saadoun Salman) / Department of Architecture - University of Technology..... (Chairman)
- Assistant Professor Dr. (Ahmed Hashem Al-Aqabi) / Department of Architecture - University of Technology.... (Member)
- Dr. (Ahmed Louay Al-Bajari) / Department of Architecture - University of Technology.... (Member)
- Professor Dr. (Asmaa Muhammad Hussain Al-Muqrim) / Department of Architecture - University of Technology .... (Member and Supervisor)
River Transport Station ProjectWritten by sohaib
Dr. Mustafa Kamel Kadhim delivered on Saturday, 6 of May, 2023 , an intellectual lecture to present the similar examples of the final project in the second semester titled "River transport station" where the project focuses on the specific functions of human activities and the ability to analyze the location within the reflection of this process on the architectural form and proposing alternatives for balancing formal and functional solutions.
Civil Defense Committee Participation at the First Aid CourseWritten by sohaib
The Civil Defense Committee at the department of architecture participated in the First Aid training course held at the University of Technology The course included fire-fighting practices of various kinds, as well as various types of medical aids. The course was delivered by specialized trainers.
Fourth International Conference on Sustainable Engineering ApplicationsWritten by sohaib
In the light of the scientific research cooperation between universities, the Architectural Engineering Department represented by the faculty members and postgraduate students participated at the 4th International Conference for Sustainable engineering applications,.
The conference is due to be held on 1 0 to 11 of May 2023 along with IEEE Iraq Branch.
The conference aims to provide a platform for the academics and professionals to provide the latest results, reviews and products in the field of sustainability. The conference also provides an opportunity to hear from both local and international researchers in various engineering fields as they deal with sustainability challenges.
Charity volunteer campaignsWritten by sohaib
The Architectural Engineering Department participates in voluntary community campaigns represented by the third stage student (Zeid Aqil) , these campaigns are made annually and continuously with personal efforts within community activities aimed at doing good deeds , such as visiting and assisting orphanages and poor families through organizing food baskets and various educational and commodity requirements.
These activities raise the awareness of the Department's students about the importance of social service by supporting poor and needy families of the society.
The Great Role Of Interior Architecture Within The Impact Of Interior Design On The InhabitantWritten by sohaib
Dr. Shamila Mohammed Wajeh professor of Internal Space Design and the faculty staff on Tuesday, 2 of May,2023, organized a workshop which included a guidance detailed lecture of the Model industry at the studios of the department of architecture .
The workshop discussed the mechanism of redesign and renovate the project of the interior spaces of the public university buildings, which included (clinic, university library, kindergarten, students’ restaurant, gifted students’ center, Al-Rasheed Bank branch of the University.
The aim of the project is to acknowledge the student to the great role of Interior Architecture within the impact of interior design on the inhabitant as the contemporary people spent most of their time inside homes.
The workshop is aiming at enabling the students to understand the foundations of interior design and how to deal with the design problems of internal spaces in terms of functional , aesthetic, symbolic environmental, and facilities aspects.
The Fifth Stage AccomplishmentWritten by sohaib
The fifth stage teaching staff, professors of the design project organized ,on Tuesday, 2 of May,2023,the preliminary evaluation of the final submission of the fifth stage graduation project .
During the assessment ,the details of graduation projects were discussed with the students to identify the most important problems and observations in order to prepare the projects for the final submission stage.
Each student was directed in detail to confirm the aspects of the presentation, the organization and design of the submission components in order to achieve the importance of distinguishing the elements of submission.
The Head Of The Architectural Department Participation in The Doctorate Thesis Discussion at Baghdad UniversityWritten by sohaib
As a part of the scientific cooperation of the University of Technology, Professor Ibrahim Jawad Al-Yousif, the head of the Department of Architectural Engineering, participated on Sunday, 30 of April ,2023, in the he Doctorate thesis discussion of the Student (Zaman Awda Umran ) titled "
The Sustainable Revival Of The Architectural Heritage In Karbala" at Mohammed Makiya Hall, University of Baghdad, Department of Architecture.
Al Rehab Tourist House in Samawah MunicipalityWritten by sohaib
The architect Fatima Salman Daood one the Department of Architecture Engineering/ University of Technology graduates of the year 2021/2022 is a candidate to win as she submitted her graduation project (Al Rehab Tourist House in Samawah Municipality) .The project was classified as one of the five innovative graduation projects within the local sustainability projects.
The environmental design of sustainability aspects was adopted in the context of the local climate. The project was published in the Journal of Green Buildings, which, supported by the Iraqi Union of Engineers, as the voting to declare the winner of the project begins.
The Underlying Forces Of Sustainable Urban Development (Doctorate Dissertation)Written by sohaib
A lecturer in the Department of Architecture (Lubna Rahim Al-Azzawi) granted a doctorate degree titled "The Underlying Forces For Sustainable Urban Development" on Monday, 17 of April , 2023 at Mohammed Makiya Hall, Department of Architecture at the University of Baghdad. The thesis focused on developing Urbanism theories by proposing a meta-theory of the underlying forces of SUD, which integrates intellectual dualities for the transformative transitional force for the development of cities all over the world in general, and Iraqi cities in particular. The thesis concludes identifying multiple approaches of assessments and measurements to assess and predict potential urban development in the future .