​​​Research Focus Areas

  • ​Built and territorial heritage​

Adaptation while preserving heritage value; ways of transforming an urban/rural area while respecting its identity.

  • Architecture and energy​​

Integration of innovative technologies in building construction; enhancement of simple construction processes; design methods which minimize construction damage.

  • ​Interaction between place and users​​

Matching architectural typologies to multiple user profiles; design of spaces adapted to new needs and health considerations; active monitoring of new construction materials.