Architecture Recent Publications

Below are recent publications from the Architecture Program's faculty,  alumni and students.



Burke, J. (2023). "Race and Politics in Eighteenth-Century Mexico City: Architecture and Urbanism at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe." Arts 2023, 12(6), 250. DOI: 10.3390/arts12060250

DeClercq, C., Gharipour, M., Mohagheghi, S., Bui, A., Hemme, N., Johnson, E. (2023). "A Novel Approach to Locating Community Clinics to Promote Health Care Accessibility and Reduce Health Disparities in Baltimore, Maryland". INQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing10.1177/00469580221135953

Gharipour, M., Tchikine, A. (2023). "Salutogenic Urbanism: Architecture and Public Health in Early Modern European Cities" Palgrave Macmillan.

Hu, M., Zhang, K., Nguyen, Q., Tasdizen, T. (2023). "The effects of passive design on indoor thermal comfort and energy savings for residential buildings in hot climates: A systematic review." Urban Climate, 43. DOI: 10.1016/j.uclim.2023.101466

Wilkkeling-Scott, L., Gharipour, M., Mohagheghi, S. (2023). "The effects of COVID-19 on African American communities in Baltimore's health enterprise zones: a mixed-methods examination". BMC Public Health, 23(1) . DOI: 10.1186/s12889-023-16782-6

Williams, J. (2023). "Ideal and Practical Geometry in Romanesque Construction: The Renovated Baptistery of Ascoli Piceno". Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2023) 82 (4): 374–394. DOI: 10.1525/jsah.2023.82.4.374

Williams, J., Howe, T., Ramos, A., Maslen, G. (2023). "The Role of the Field Architect in the Digital Age: Integrating Human and Electronic Recording at the Villa Arianna in Roman Stabiae". Journal of Field Archaeology, 48:8, 572-587. DOI: 10.1080/00934690.2023.2264613



Etlin, R. (2022). "The Cambridge Guide to the Architecture of Christianity." Cambridge University Press. ISBN: 9781108471510.

Ezban, M. (2022). “Attune and Entangle: Designing Multispecies Relations for the Sixth Extinction.” Designing Landscape Architectural Education: Studio Ecologies for Unpredictable Futures. Routledge. ISBN 9780367703653. DOI: 10.4324/9781003145905-37.

Gharipour, M., Coslett D. (2022). "Islamic Architecture Today and Tomorrow: (Re)defining the Field". Chicago University Press. ISBN 9781789386042.

Gharipour, M., Afsary, S., Hemme, N., Trout, A.L., Tyne, I.A.,(2022). "A community healthcare clinic in Baltimore: healing environment, design criteria, and assessment metrics", International Journal of Architectural Research (IJAR). DOI: 10.1108/ARCH-02-2022-0051.

Gharipour, M., DeClercq, C., Bui, A., Mohagheghi, S.,Tyne, I.A. (2022). "Identifying Optimal Locations for Potential Temporary Community Clinics During Public Health Emergencies", Health Environments Research and Design Journal. DOI: 10.1177/19375867221124234.

Jenkins, E. (2022). "Drawn to Design: Analyzing Architecture Through Freehand Drawing Expanded and Updated Edition". Birkhauser. ISBN 9783035624656


Abrams, M. (2021). "The Art of City Sketching: A Field Manual". RoutledgeISBN 9780367458966.

Gharipour, M., DeClercq, C. (2021). "Epidemic urbanism : contagious diseases in global cities". Intellect Ltd. ISBN: 1789384672.

Hu, M. (2021). "Beyond Operational Energy Efficiency: A Balanced Sustainability Index from a Life Cycle Consideration". Sustainability, 13 (20), 11263. DOI: 10.3390/su132011263

Hu, M. (2021). "2019 energy benchmarking data for LEED-certified buildings in Washington, D.C.: Simulation and reality". Journal of Building Engineering, 42, 102475.

Hu, M., Simon, M., Fix, S. et al (2021). "Exploring a sustainable building’s impact on occupant mental health and cognitive function in a virtual environment". Scientific Reports, 11, 5644. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-85210-9

Hu, M., Skibniewski, M. (2021). "Green Building Construction Cost Surcharge: An Overview". Journal of Architectural Engineering, 27(4).



Ezban, M. (2020). "Aquaculture Landscapes: Fish Farms and the Public Realm". Routledge. ISBN 9780367783808.

Gabrielli, J. (2020). "Review: Design with Nature Now". Orion Magazine. 

Hu, M. (2020). "A Building Life-Cycle Embodied Performance Index—The Relationship between Embodied Energy, Embodied Carbon and Environmental Impact".  Energies 2020, 13(8), 1905. DOI: 10.3390/en13081905

Hu, M. (2020). "Examining the environmental impacts of materials and buildings". Practice, Progress, and Proficiency in Sustainability. DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-2426-8

Hu, M. (2020). "Smart Technologies and Design For Healthy Built Environments". DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-51292-7

Hu, M., Milner, D. (2020). "Visualizing the research of embodied energy and environmental impact research in the building and construction field: a bibliometric analysis". Developments in the Built Environment, 3, 100010. DOI: 10.1016/j.dibe.2020.100010

Hu, M., & Roberts, J. D. (2020). "Connections and divergence between public health and built environment—A scoping review". Urban Science, 4(1), 12. doi: 10.3390/urbansci4010012

Hu, M., Simon, M., Fix, S. et al. (2021) "Exploring a sustainable building’s impact on occupant mental health and cognitive function in a virtual environment". Scientific Reports 11, 5644. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-85210-9

Williams, J. (2020). "Architecture of Disjuncture: Mediterranean Trade and Cathedral Building in a New Diocese (11th-13th Centuries)". Brepols. 


Hu, M. (2019). "Net Zero Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences". Routledge. DOI:10.4324/9781351256520

Hu, M. (2019). "Life-cycle environmental assessment of energy retrofit on an urban scale". Building Research and Information, 1-22. DOI: 10.1080/09613218.2019.1691486

Hu, M. (2019). "Building impact assessment – A combined life cycle assessment and multi-criteria decision analysis framework". Resource, Conservation and Recycling, 150 (104410).

Hu, M. (2019).  "A review of life cycle research of the built environment at different scales: A citation analysis using big data". Journal of Green Building, 14(3), 63-80.

Hu, M. (2019). "Cost-Effective Options for the Renovation of an Existing Education Building toward the Nearly Net-Zero Energy Goal—Life-Cycle Cost Analysis". Sustainability, 11(8).

Hu, M. & Pavao-Zuckerman, M. (2019). "Literature review of net zero and resilience research of the urban environment: A citation analysis using big data". Energies, 8. DOI: 10.3390/en12081539

Hu, M. (2019). "Does zero energy building cost more? An empirical comparison of the construction costs for zero energy education building in the United States". Sustainable Cities and Society, 324-334.

Liang,J., Qi, Y. & Hu, M. (2019). "Mind the energy performance gap: Evidence from green commercial buildings". Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 141, 364-377

Simon, M. & Hu, M. (2019). "Mind the perception and emotional response to design: Emerging methodology". Theory and Practice: Proceedings of the ARCC 2019 International Conference.