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The prospects of wooden building construction in Malaysia: Current state of affairs

Hazirah Ab Latib, Lum Wai Cheong, Rasmina Halis, Mohamad Roslan Mohamad Kasim, Lee Yan Yi, Jegatheswaran Ratnasingam, Florin Ioras
2019 BioResources  
Correlation analysis of awareness and knowledge against the rate of utilization of these timber products was significant.  ...  The objective of this study was to evaluate the extent to which the practicing architects in Malaysia were familiar with timber products as a construction material.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The assistance of the Architects' Association of Malaysia (AAM) in implementing the survey is appreciated and the financial support from Universiti Putra Malaysia under the PUTRA-IPS Grant  ... 
doi:10.15376/biores.14.4.9840-9852 fatcat:ostajdivz5ez5a4u3bwfmludba

Awareness Level and Adoption of Modular Construction for Affordable Housing in Nigeria: Architects' Perspective

This study evaluated architects' awareness level and adoption of modular construction method in Nigeria, in order to ascertain its application level towards providing prompt affordable housing projects  ...  The study concludes that though architects' awareness level of modular construction method and its benefits is high in Nigeria, its adoption by the architects for prompt delivery of affordable housing  ...  The authors also appreciate the architects that provided relevant information used for the study, as well as acknowledge the researchers whose intellectual materials duly used, cited and referenced provided  ... 
doi:10.35940/ijitee.i8113.078919 fatcat:74ysjswjmrezrgl2xlunb7rt5m

An Empirical Evaluation of Design Decision Concepts in Enterprise Architecture [chapter]

Georgios Plataniotis, Sybren de Kinderen, Dirk van der Linden, Danny Greefhorst, Henderik A. Proper
2013 Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing  
Our results go on and show that architects currently rationalize architectural decisions in an ad hoc manner, forgoing structured templates such as provided by EA Anamnesis.  ...  usefulness awareness.  ...  However, in the long term, the awareness of observed impacts raises awareness of unanticipated outcomes.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-41641-5_3 fatcat:pbg666mc3jg6zhbw32a3q4wexi

Application of artificial intelligence in the Nigerian building and construction industry

Owolabi et al., Department of Building Technology, Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria
2022 International Journal of Advanced and Applied Sciences  
This study examined the awareness level and application of AI to provide useful insights into the state of AI applications in the Nigerian construction industry.  ...  The study found that most of the respondents were aware of the application of AI in construction, and there was no difference in the awareness level of the participants irrespective of their professional  ...  of the application of AI in the Nigerian Construction industry Variable Mean SD Decision Profession Architect 3.33 1.155 Somewhat aware Builder 4.00 0.961 Aware Engineer 3.88 1.126 Aware Quantity surveyor  ... 
doi:10.21833/ijaas.2022.10.005 fatcat:gnxgnua3jfbgvjayjuvrumzbce

The Awareness of Sustainability Principles in the Practice of Architecture in the Developing World: A Survey of South-South Nigeria

Ajah Ekpeni Obia, Isaiah Dickson Obot
2016 Journal of Sustainable Development  
This study will also create greater awareness among the practitioners of the profession.  ...  The results of the analysis show that all the respondents agreed that the application of the principles of green architecture is very important in the practice of architecture in Nigeria, but only 12.5  ...  the life span of building projects. 20 22.7% The application of the principles are expensive, thus application is based on client's budget. 67 76.1% Most architects in the Developing World countries  ... 
doi:10.5539/jsd.v9n6p204 fatcat:xjluju3bfnhofl6zzyl5za2hc4

Teamwork: assessing cross-disciplinary learning

Renate Fruchter, Katherine Emery
1999 International Conference on Computer Supported Collaborative Learning  
The four tiers are islands of knowledge, awareness, appreciation, and understanding.  ...  Architect The structural engineers began the quarter with 22% demonstrating Islands of knowledge, 33% Awareness, 22% Appreciation and 22% Understanding.  ...  Rationales explained previous relationship with the structural engineer, but not with the architect:  ... 
dblp:conf/cscl/FruchterE99 fatcat:lip32xwpw5fkzda23mpxyr6e4i

Architecting Embedded Software for Context-Aware Systems [chapter]

Susanna Pantsar-Syvniemi
2012 Embedded Systems - Theory and Design Methodology  
It also emphasizes that context-awareness is a key factor for new applications in the area of ubiquitous computing, i.e., pervasive computing.  ...  The context-aware system is based on pervasive or ubiquitous computing.  ...  Figure4illustrates the structural viewpoint of the logical context-awareness micro-architecture. Fig. 4 . 4 Fig. 4. The logical structure of the CAMA.  ... 
doi:10.5772/37634 fatcat:3wia23ocqnbmhc6j364xlqpxfq

Page 39 of Journal of Systems Management Vol. 29, Issue 3 [page]

1978 Journal of Systems Management  
To ensure that applications as a whole are effec- tive, the timesharing service bureau must assist the architect in the selection of technologies that may extend beyond timesharing and blend them into  ...  ° ' Helping the architect in these areas takes a special kind of professional, one with a business perspective and an awareness of the interaction of technology and organizational change.  ... 

Critical Aspects, Motivators and Barriers of Building-Integrated Vegetation

Monder M. Almuder, Özge Süzer
2020 Iconarp International Journal of Architecture and Planning  
Hence, it strives to help increase their application rates by underlining the significant issues to be considered.  ...  Purpose Green buildings which provide improved user health conditions and environmentally responsible applications have gained significant attention, due to the increasing environmental problems, particularly  ...  in steel structures, while in timber frame structures it is seen as may not be possible ( Figure 5 ).  ... 
doi:10.15320/iconarp.2020.107 fatcat:j2kfhkjypjbovp453j6rjpfiuu

Architecting Self-Aware Software Systems

Funmilade Faniyi, Peter R. Lewis, Rami Bahsoon, Xin Yao
2014 2014 IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture  
Drawing on the concept of self-awareness from psychology, this paper extends the foundation of software architecture styles for self-adaptive systems to arrive at a new principled approach for architecting  ...  self-aware systems.  ...  We plan to contribute to a catalogue of architectural patterns which architects can exploit to inform the design decisions for self-awareness and measure the added value of partial/full instantiation of  ... 
doi:10.1109/wicsa.2014.18 dblp:conf/wicsa/FaniyiLBY14 fatcat:w2jtuuncc5hl5pn5f7qqnb746a

Qos architectural patterns for self-architecting software systems

Daniel A. Menasce, João P. Sousa, Sam Malek, Hassan Gomaa
2010 Proceeding of the 7th international conference on Autonomic computing - ICAC '10  
A case study illustrates the role of patterns in the application of the self-architecting heuristic to the motivating example.  ...  This paper discusses the automated application of architectural patterns for tuning the quality of service of serviceoriented software.  ...  A case study has illustrated the role of QoS patterns in a self-architected service-oriented application.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1809049.1809084 dblp:conf/icac/MenasceSMG10 fatcat:bchhftryxbg2rih577vaxczwd4

The vocabulary of post consumer packaging waste in the built environments: A qualitative study

Arulmalar Ramaraj, Jothilakshmy Nagammal
2017 A/Z ITU journal of Faculty of Architecture  
Innovative applications of post consumer packaging units in architecture are traced from the Hellenistic period.  ...  The primary objective is to study the unique strategies and techniques developed by architects, artists, technocrats and environmentalists in reusing the primary, secondary and tertiary packaging waste  ...  The chronological application of post consumer packaging waste in construction, version to indicate the range and time scales is sum- Architects' paradigms on packaging waste 'material' as a source of  ... 
doi:10.5505/itujfa.2018.32704 fatcat:7r5ugichmfagxiqeyl4butqwmy

Sustainable competitiveness of aluminium building products

Christina Radlbeck, Eszter Dienes, Dimitris Kosteas
2005 Structural Survey  
The results of SS 23,2 the study show a lack of awareness about the basic material characteristics on the part of the architects.  ...  Further potential for future applications is identified for castings, load carrying structures, transparent design and roof sealing.  ... 
doi:10.1108/02630800510593693 fatcat:noc256nnavfjbbrcd4iytmoafi

Page 360 of American Architect and Architecture Vol. 121, Issue 2392 [page]

1922 American Architect and Architecture  
Amendments to the New York Registration Laws Editors, Ture American ARCHITECT: OU are, of course, aware that the State Leg- islature has recently passed some amend- ments to the New York law for the registration  ...  This is a commercial structure facing Fishmongers’ Hall ov the North end of London Bridge, and is inter- esting as showing what the English architects are doing with high buildings.  ... 

Increasing Social Awareness and Professional Collaboration in Architectural Education Towards a Sustainable and Disaster-Free Future

Cengiz Özmen
2013 International journal of Science Culture and Sport  
The aim of this study is to explore ways of increasing the social and professional awareness of students of architecture to educate a new generation of architects who are familiar with the concepts of  ...  The findings of this experimental application have resulted in a revision of the educational curriculum concerning the structural design courses to permanently include information regarding the social  ...  It is projected that the new teaching method will help the formation of a new generation of architects with better technical competency and increased social awareness.  ... 
doi:10.14486/ijscs35 fatcat:eztue7mxnzaxpb5prfam6fewk4
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