Architecture, Building and Planning - Theses
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Staged competition as a driver of construction innovation
Innovation is critical in technological progress and economic development and has a multitude of theories to explain its processes. Globally, the construction industry has been shown to be lagging in innovation compared ...
Minimising flood risk in Kathmandu’s informal riverbank settlements: An exploration of the factors affecting residents’ flood adaptation to their housing
More than eight hundred million people are living in slum conditions in low-income countries. Informal settlements often emerge at hazardous locations that have no value for developers and are close to livelihood opportunities ...
Mystic Media: A Historical Account of Technological Transcendentalism within the Immersive Multimedia Environments of the 1960-70s
Throughout history, there has been a recurring impulse for artists to create Immersive Multimedia Environments (IMEs), which through the combined force of multiple artistic and communicative mediums, surround and suffuse ...
Greenhouse gas emissions associated with online food delivery services
The food service industry has seen the advent of online food delivery services (OFDS), due to the development of online retailing and rise of mobile phone usage. OFDS are growing in popularity around the world and are ...