School of Art, Design and Architecture

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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
Sustainable development Engineering & Materials Science
student Social Sciences
education Social Sciences

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Research Output 1999 2019

(In)Animate Semiotics: Virtuality and Deleuzian Illusion(s) of Life

Roberts, S., 19 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Animation. 14, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Virtuality
Illusion
Philosophy
Gilles Deleuze
Animation
Open Access
Climate Change
risk reduction
disasters
Disasters
Risk Reduction Behavior
1 Citations (Scopus)

Epistemological Explanation of Lean Construction

Koskela, L., Ferrantelli, A., Niiranen, J., Pikas, E. & Dave, B., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Construction Engineering and Management - ASCE. 145, 2, p. 1-10 10 p., 04018131.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Innovation
Lean production
Lean construction
Epistemology
Countermeasures

Projects 2011 2021

Activities 1990 2019

Multi Hazard Early Warning Systems and Evacuation Planning

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Panelist)
17 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipating in 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, ...

Bringing It Home: The Emergence of Visual Journalism

Christian Skovgaard (Speaker)
13 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Research Units

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