School of Art, Design and Architecture

Organization profile

Profile Information

Our work is inter and multidisciplinary cutting across disciplinary boundaries, providing insight, articulating complex relationships, promoting creativity, engaging communities and solving problems at every level, relevant to today’s society, for the future. The School consists of 3 departments and 7 research centres.

We work with over 500 companies every year on ‘live’ projects, challenging briefs, inspiring practice and guest lectures, field trips and studies, inspirational research, making a difference in a diverse set of areas.  Winning many national and international awards and having a strong graduate employment record with our graduates working around the world.

All research within the School of Art, Design and Architecture is conducted to the highest possible ethical standards that are compliant with the Concordat on Research Integrity. For more information visit the School of Art, Design and Architecture ethics page.

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

Disasters Engineering & Materials Science
disaster Social Sciences
Education Engineering & Materials Science
Industry Engineering & Materials Science
art Social Sciences
Planning Engineering & Materials Science
Sri Lanka Social Sciences
education Social Sciences

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Research Output 2000 2018

1 Citations

3D Object Classification Using Geometric Features and Pairwise Relationships

Ma, L., Sacks, R., Kattel, U. & Bloch, T., 1 Feb 2018, In : Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering. 33, 2, p. 152-164 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer aided design
Geometry

A capacity analysis framework for multi-hazard early warning in coastal communities

Haigh, R., Amaratunga, D. & Hemachandra, D., 22 Feb 2018, In : Procedia Engineering. 212, p. 1139-1146 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hazards
Disasters
Alarm systems
Economics
Tsunamis

Acceptance to be the Host of a Resettlement Programme: A Literature Review

Sridarran, P., Keraminiyage, K. & Fernando, N., 1 Jan 2018, In : Procedia Engineering. 212, p. 962-969 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Disintegration
Land use
Labeling
Economics

Projects 2011 2021

Activities 1990 2019

Everyday Fashion

Jade Halbert (Organiser)
27 Jun 201928 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Advancing Skill Creation to Enhance Transformation International Conference

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Chair), Richard Haigh (Chair)
Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Organiser), Richard Haigh (Organiser)
13 May 201917 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Research Units

art
Art
artist
education
student
Textiles
clothing
student
art
artifact
Disasters
disaster
Education
Industry
Sri Lanka