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“Heritage and time: mapping what is not there” (2017)
Book Chapter
Littlefield, D. (2017). “Heritage and time: mapping what is not there”. In J. Counsell, L. Mahdjoubi, & Y. Arayici (Eds.), Heritage Building Information Modelling, 32-44. Routledge

This paper examines ideas of authenticity and meaning, and considers how Heritage Building Information Modelling/Management may be used as a system which attempts to capture a site in its multiple conditions, enabling a comparison between its ideal a... Read More about “Heritage and time: mapping what is not there”.

From LiDAR data towards HBIM for energy analysis (2017)
Book Chapter
Díaz Vilariño, L., Boguslawski, P., Azenha, M., Mahdjoubi, L., Lourenço, P. B., & Arias, P. (2017). From LiDAR data towards HBIM for energy analysis. In K. Dewidar, G. Nagy, S. Hawas, L. Mahdjoubi, J. Counsell, & Y. Arayici (Eds.), Heritage Building Information Modelling, 224-241. Routledge

Knowledge about heritage buildings and structures is interesting for a wide variety of stakeholders, ranging from architects to operators or the public administration. Such knowledge includes a large variety of physical and functional characteristics... Read More about From LiDAR data towards HBIM for energy analysis.

Development of OntEIR framework to support heritage clients (2017)
Book Chapter
Dwairi, S., & Mahdjoubi, L. (2017). Development of OntEIR framework to support heritage clients. In J. Counsell, L. Mahdjoubi, & Y. Arayici (Eds.), Heritage Building Information Modelling, 257-268. Routledge

mployers of heritage projects always have a main requirement, which is for the project to be completed within the time scale, budget and with the highest quality. Evidence suggests that for clients of heritage buildings, various factors led to unfort... Read More about Development of OntEIR framework to support heritage clients.

Ont-EIR framework to deliver sustainable heritage projects (2017)
Book Chapter
Dwairi, S., Mahdjoubi, L., Odeh, M., & Kossmann, M. (2017). Ont-EIR framework to deliver sustainable heritage projects. In Y. Bahei-El-Din, & M. Hassan (Eds.), Advanced Technologies for Sustainable Systems, 19-30. Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-48725-0

Employers of heritage projects always have a main requirement, which is for the project to be completed within the time scale, budget and with the highest quality. Evidence suggests that for clients of heritage buildings, various factors led to unfor... Read More about Ont-EIR framework to deliver sustainable heritage projects.

BIM-GIS modelling in support of emergency response applications (2015)
Book Chapter
Boguslawski, P., Mahdjoubi, L., Zverovich, V., Fadli, F., & Barki, H. (2015). BIM-GIS modelling in support of emergency response applications. In R. Laing, L. Mahdjoubi, & C. Brebbia (Eds.), Building Information Modelling (BIM) in Design, Construction and Operations, 381-392. WIT Press. https://doi.org/10.2495/BIM150321

Building Information Modelling (BIM) provides a detailed 3D geometrical model with rich semantics which go beyond the standard Computer-Aided Design approach. In contrast, Geography Information Science (GIS) offers powerful spatial analytical tools.... Read More about BIM-GIS modelling in support of emergency response applications.

Healthy play of all ages in public open spaces (2015)
Book Chapter
Mahdjoubi, L., & Spencer, B. (2015). Healthy play of all ages in public open spaces. In H. Barton., S. Thompson, S. Burgess, & M. Grant. (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Planning for Health and Well-Being, 136-149. Routledge

Play in outdoor environments can makes a positive contribution to the wellbeing of all – from children to those in later life. This chapter will establish the benefits of play in public urban environments such as streets and open spaces. It will show... Read More about Healthy play of all ages in public open spaces.

New generation of energy design tools for low impact buildings (2012)
Book Chapter
Mirani, B., & Mahdjoubi, L. (2012). New generation of energy design tools for low impact buildings. In C. A. Brebbia (Ed.), Eco-Architecture IV, 63-74. Wessex Institute

The thrust of research in the last decades has sought to develop and enhance energy simulation tools to achieve low impact buildings (LIB). Recent efforts involved the integration of energy simulation tools with CAD tools to ensure a better adoption... Read More about New generation of energy design tools for low impact buildings.