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Norwina Binti Mohd Nawawi

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Built Environment) - Doctor of Philosophy, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Master of Arts (Health Facility Planning) - Masters Degree, North London Polytechnic.
  • Islamic Reveal Knowledge - Post Graduate Diploma, international islamic university malaysia
  • Architecture - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)

Norwina Binti Mohd Nawawi (Assoc. Prof. Datin Ar. Dr.)

Senior Academic Fellow
IIUM Gombak Campus

KULLIYYAH OF ARCHITECTURE AND ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN


norwina@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Norwina is currently a Senior Academic Fellow and former Associate Professor at the Department of Architecture, Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design (KAED). She was the first Head of Department for Architecture programme and has held the post of Deputy Dean Student Affairs and an academic advisor. Currently, she is heading the Islamic Architectural Heritage Unit (ISArcH), set up in June 2013, as the unit coordinator to spearhead the niche area of KAED in Islamic architecture. Her experience include working as public works architect in the Public Works Department (PWD/JKR) for 29 years i.e. from 1979-2008 in the Medical and Health Works Branch; as a member of the Core Team for the Asian Development Bank Loan projects at the Ministry of Health Malaysia; and as a secondment officer in the setting up of the IIUM architecture programme until full accreditation from 1998 to 2008. She joined IIUM upon optional retirement from the government as IIUM contract teaching staff.
As a professional architect and interior designer registered with the Board of Architects Malaysia, Norwina is also a Fellow of the Malaysian Institute of Architects (PAM); and representing PAM as Co-Chair for Social Responsibility Committee; Executive Member of the Union of International Architect-Public Health Group Work Programme (UIA-PHG) as well as Architecture for All work programme from Region IV; and member of Committee for Social Responsibility for the Asian Council of Architects (ARCASIA). She is also a member of the Global University Public Health Architecture (GUPHA) and an expert member of the Industrialised Building System (IBS) of the Malaysian Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) since 2000. In keeping with her professional practices, she continues her consultancy work as a health facility planner and architect to the industry as an advisor. She was among those engaged in monitoring the IIUM Teaching Hospital construction by Unit Kerjasama Awam dan Swasta (UKAS) of the Prime Minister's Dept from 2009 to 2016 through IIUM Specialist Centre.


Area of Specialisation


  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Architecture ~ Interior and Environment Design - Professionally affliated and part of architecture practice as well as the curriculum
  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Architecture ~ Other Architecture n.e.c. - Architectural Education. Job experience with industry collaboration
  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Architecture ~ Other Architecture n.e.c. - Specialisation in Healthcare Facility Planning from Briefing, Masterplanning to Detail Design
  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Architecture ~ Other Architecture n.e.c. - As professional architect job scope
  • Humanities ~ Humanities ~ Historical and Civilisation Studies ~ Malay World - architectural history and theory
  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Architecture ~ Other Architecture n.e.c. - Briefing, Planning, Design, Public works architect job scope and network
  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Education ~ Curriculum Development - Architectural Education
  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Architecture ~ Hospital Design - Healthcare, Public Architecture, Islamic Architecture, Heritage, Architectural Education


Teaching Responsibilities


ADVANCED ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN 1 2018/2019 2016/2017
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN 3 (STUDIO) 2014/2015 2017/2018
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN 5 (STUDIO) 2020/2021 2013/2014 2011/2012 2012/2013 2015/2016
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN 6 (STUDIO) 2017/2018 2016/2017 2018/2019 2011/2012 2015/2016 2014/2015 2020/2021
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN 8 (STUDIO) 2012/2013 2013/2014
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN I 1999/2000
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN I (STUDIO) 2006/2007
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN II (STUDIO) 2004/2005 2006/2007
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN IV (STUDIO) 2008/2009
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN V (STUDIO) 2008/2009 2010/2011 2007/2008
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN VI (STUDIO) 2010/2011 2009/2010
BUILDING SERVICES 3 2004/2005 2003/2004
CONSTRUCTION LAW AND CONTRACT 2002/2003 2003/2004
CONSTRUCTION LAW AND PRACTICE 2006/2007 2005/2006 2007/2008
DESIGN WORKSHOP 2018/2019
FIRE TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING 2013/2014
HABITAT DESIGN I 1998/1999
HABITAT DESIGN I (STUDIO) 2004/2005
HEALTHCARE ARCHITECTURE 2017/2018 2011/2012 2009/2010 2012/2013
HERITAGE STUDIES 2001/2002 2015/2016 2016/2017 2018/2019
HERITAGE STUDIES 1 2020/2021
HERITAGE STUDIES 2 2020/2021
HISTORY & THEORY OF ARCHITECTURE 1998/1999 1999/2000
HISTORY AND THEORY OF ARCHITECTURE 2000/2001
HISTORY AND THEORY OF ARCHITECTURE 2 2018/2019 2017/2018
HISTORY AND THEORY OF ARCHITECTURE 3 2011/2012 2020/2021 2015/2016 2009/2010 2016/2017
HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE 3 2008/2009 2009/2010 2007/2008 2006/2007 2005/2006
HISTORY OF EAST ASIAN & SOUTH EAST ASIAN ARCHITECTURE 2002/2003
HISTORY OF EAST ASIAN & SOUTH EAST ASIAN ARCHITECTURE 2003/2004 2001/2002 2004/2005
HISTORY OF ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE 1999/2000 1998/1999
HISTORY OF ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE II 2004/2005
HISTORY OF SOUTH EAST ASIA ARCHITECTURE 2000/2001 2001/2002
INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE THROUGH DESIGN (IDIDE) 2017/2018
INTRODUCTION TO ARCHITECTURE 1998/1999
INTRODUCTION TO THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT 2006/2007 2007/2008
MASJID ARCHITECTURE 2017/2018 2019/2020
MASTER DESIGN THESIS 1 2019/2020
MASTER DESIGN THESIS 2 2019/2020
MOSQUE ARCHITECTURE 2014/2015 2009/2010
PHILOSOPHY OF ARCHITECTURE 2016/2017
PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE 2017/2018 2018/2019
PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE & MANAGEMENT 1 2014/2015 2012/2013 2011/2012
PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE 1 2018/2019 2019/2020 2020/2021
PROJECT MANAGEMENT FOR ARCHITECTS 2018/2019
SPACE PLANNING AND ERGONOMICS 2007/2008 2008/2009
THEORY OF ARCHITECTURE 2007/2008 2010/2011 2016/2017 2008/2009 2006/2007 2009/2010 2014/2015 2011/2012 2012/2013 2019/2020 2015/2016 2020/2021 2013/2014
WATER AND DRAINAGE SYSTEM 1998/1999 2001/2002 2000/2001
WORKING DRAWING AND SPECIFICATION 2010/2011 2006/2007 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015


Research Projects


Completed
2019 - 2020 KAED PUBLICATIONS ON (IDEATIONS IN ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE AND THE APPLIED ARTS)
2018 - 2019 Malaysia 100 Year cities (M100YC) Program
2016 - 2020 Elements of Energy, Carbon and Climatic Characterization of Malay Architecture in the Tropics in relation to BIM-Linked Dynamic Environmental Simulation and Analysis
2015 - 2018 Identifying the Minimum Invasive Active Fire Protection Measures for Malaysian Heritage Buildings Towards Better Preservation of the Built Heritage
2015 - 2018 Leisure Time Behavior and Health of Residents in Kuala Lumpur City: Criteria for Urban Public Spaces
2014 - 2015 Conceptual Master Plan For the Proposed New Regional Development of "Azlan Malaysia" in Perak Darul Ridzuan
2009 - 2012 Evolution of Chinese Islamic Architecture -A case of "Great Mosque of Hohot(Qingzhen Dasi),Inner Mongolia,Peoples Republic of China"
On-Going
2021 - Present The Making of a Coffee Table Book on the Relocation of Masjid Kampung Laut from Nilam Puri back to Kampung Laut, Kelantan Darul Naim for East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC)
2018 - Present Proposed Development of MAHSA Specialist Hospital at PT 18442 Bandar Saujana Putra, Mukim Tanjung 12, Daerah Kuala Langat, Selangor
2015 - Present Analysing the Fundamental Values of Islam in the Planning and Design of Historic Nusantara-Vernacular Masjid Architecture for Regional Sustainable Malay Islamic Architecture
2014 - Present An Investigation on Climatic Change and Associated Anthropological Influence in Solar Powered Irrigation System
2013 - Present Regenerative Islamic Heritage Research Unit(RIHRU)
2008 - Present (RU 2011) Configuring the Nature of Colonial Hospital Architecture In Peninsular Malaysia-(Series 1)-Special Studies on the Tuberculosis Ward and Hospital Administration Building Typologies of Kota Bharu Hospital.


Award & Recognition


04 Mar, 2003 Excellent Teacher Award - International Islamic University Malaysia Kulliyyah


Publications


Article

2020 Arcasia COVID-19 guidelines for built environment intervention (13 ACGS). Architecture Asia-Journal of Architects Regional Council of Asia, Special Issue 2020 () pp. 1-40
2020 The serendipitious city in South East Asia—urban archetypal design principles from the morphological ‘vernacular'. Architecture and Design Review, 2 (2) pp. 21-41
2019 Modulations of identities: a regional facade design resource from the aristocratic vernacular. Cultural Syndrome, 1 (1) pp. 34-52
2019 Reframing a 'theory of origin' of Malay architecture: a basis from the public realm. e-Bangi : Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, 16 (4) pp. 1-20
2018 Tropical environmentalism of the ‘Malayu’ public realm-A reconstruction of traditional urban climatic ‘sanctuaries’. Journal of Built Environment, Technology and Engineering, 5 () pp. 21-33
2017 A preliminary review on design conservation of Mughal mosque architecture in Dhaka: A case study between Khan Muhammad Mridha Mosque and Rasulullah's (PBUH) prototype mosque in Madina. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 12 (20) pp. 5799-5806
2017 A preliminary review on design conservation of Mughal mosque architecture in Dhaka: a case study between Khan Muhammad Mridha mosque and Rasulullah’s (PBUH) prototype mosque in Madina. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 12 (20) pp. 5799-5806
2017 An analysis of privacy in the space organisation of traditional Malay houses in peninsular Malaysia. Advanced Science Letters, 23 (7) pp. 6208-6212
2017 Sustainability concepts in Malay and Aceh traditional houses. PLANNING MALAYSIA:, 15 (1) pp. 1-15
2017 Women space in the design of masjid in Malaysia: how much space do women need?. Advanced Science Letters, 23 (7) pp. 6294-6298
2016 A historiography of the Mosque: Reconciling a renaissance of spirituality in the material forms of Islamic architecture. Advanced Science Letters, 22 (9) pp. 2164-2169
2016 Allusions to Mughal urban forms in the monumentality of Chandigarhs capitol complex. Journal of Architecture and Urbanism, 40 (3) pp. 177-190
2016 اتجاهات أمناء المكتبة في متليزيا نحو تعلم اللغة العربية لأعراض خاصة = Itijahat amna maktabah fi malaysia nahw ta'alum al-lughah al-'arabiyah li aghradh khashah. Arabiyat:, 3 (2) pp. 332-342
2016 اتجاهات أمناء المكتبة في متليزيا نحو تعلم اللغة العربية لأعراض خاصة = Itijahat amna maktabah fi malaysia nahw ta'alum al-lughah al-'arabiyah li aghradh khashah. Arabiyat:, 3 (2) pp. 332-342
2015 The relevance of green building in creating a healing environment in hospital designs in Malaysia = Kerelevenan ‘Green Building’ dalam membentuk suasana pemulihan pada reka bentuk hospital di Malaysia. Perspektif: Jurnal Sains Sosial dan Kemanusiaan, 7 (3) pp. 39-46
2014 The journey of murabbis in architecture pedagogy: the case of studio teaching as laboratory of passion and duty to future khalifas of the built environment. World Applied Sciences Journal, (30) pp. 148-166
2007 Seni bina Islam : satu tarikan pelancongan. VIS I: Majalah Kefahaman Islam, (73) pp. 1-7
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 ARCASIA CG to Malaysian CG: how it all started, where are we now and where are we going…….. In: PAM CPD Unlimited 2021-27 February 2021 Session 4 “DIALOGUE with Participants with regard to the impact of COVID19 to Architecture,
2021 Creating architectural design brief for building. In: Lecture Input for SGA 3382 Architectural Studio VI University Malaysia Kelantan,
2021 Evaluating architectural design schemes for Anganwadi Centre in Ajjarkad, Karnataka, India by architectural students through community participatory methods. In: Sustainable Development Research in the Asia Pacific,
2021 Good health and happiness through responsible architecture. In: VIRTUAL 3RD WORLD CONGRESS ON THE INTEGRATION AND ISLAMICISATION (2021 WCII): MENTAL HEALTH AND WELL BEING IN THE 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION,
2021 How a little design project means a lot to a community: Lessons learnt from the power of partnerships in the design of Anganwadi in Ajjarkad, Karnataka, India. In: Sustainable Development Research in Asia Pacific 2019 (SDRAP),
2021 Localising design for health through understanding local geography and culture - a retrospective. In: Global Forum For Sustainable Rural Development Presents Global Conference On Localising Sustainable Development Goals(Sdgs) Theme: 3 Good Health And Well Being,
2020 Architectural design for infectious disease facilities: brief design review of case studies from the past & current facilities in Malaysia and around the globe. In: Medical Requirement and Design of Infectious Disease Facilities Workshop,
2020 Co-inventing COVID19 ARCASIA guidelines for built environment -final workshop webinar by ACSR-AEA of ARCASIA. In: Co-Inventing Covid19 Arcasia Guidelines for Built Environment,
2020 Flexibility in usability versus infection control: study of selected primary care clinics in Malaysia for future design decisions. In: 38th UIA/PHG International Seminar on Public Healthcare Facilities,
2020 Flexibility in usability versus infection control: study of selected primary care clinics in Malaysia for future design decisions. In: 38th UIA/PHG International Seminar on Public Healthcare Facilities,
2020 The design brief of the field hospital for emergency holding of PUIs and asymptomatic patients for Covid-19 ( PAM CSR Journey ( part 1 & 2) ). In: PAM Online Series CSR JOURNEY (Series 1 &2 ),
2019 Analysing the fundamental values of Islam in the planning and design of historic Nusantara-vernacular masjid architecture for regional sustainable Malay Islamic architecture. In: Exhibition and Lecture Series: Malay Architecture-The Resilience of Tradition from Origins to the Contemporary,
2019 Delivering quality service through innovation of existing health clinics for sustainability: a theoretical initiative through architectural design proposal. In: UIA-PHG Seminar 2019, New Zealand Health Design Council Conference 2019, Christchurch, New Zealand 30-31st July 2019.,
2019 Design development process and user involvement in healthcare projects. In: Health Facility Planning Seminar for Hospital and Health Managers,
2019 Preserving built heritage through education & research for sustainability: IIUM perspective & experiences. In: Simposium Kerajaan Tempatan Peringkat Kebangsaan 2019,
2019 Symbolism and Meaning in Old Masjid Architecture of Malay Archipelago: A Case Study of Masjid in Kerinci, Jambi, Indonesia-presentation. In: 2nd International Conference on Islamic Architectural Heritage,
2019 Symbolism in Nusantara masjid architecture: Why and wherefores. In: Exhibition and Lecture : Malay Architecture Resilience of Tradition from Origin to the Contemporary,
2019 The Malay-inspired residences: embodying the Malay weltanschauung. In: Exhibition and Lecture Series: Malay Architecture - The Resilience of Tradition from Origins to the Contemporary,
2019 The mosque in the Malay world: on the origins of spiritual form and space. In: Exhibition and Lecture Series: Malay Architecture-The Resilience of Tradition from Origins to the Contemporary,
2019 The mosque in the Malay world: on the origins of spiritual form and space. In: Exhibition and Lecture Series: Malay Architecture - The Resilience of Tradition from Origins to the Contemporary,
2019 To what extent should hospital be design for expected emergency and preparedness to manage unforseen disaster: sharing hospital design experiences as case study. In: 2019 International Humanitarian Conference,
2018 Compositional-cultural evolutions as variations of Malay architectural and constructional vocabulary- a review. In: International Conference on Language, Culture and Society 2018 (2018),
2018 Cultural and medical space design: case study. In: The 5th Asian Medical Service Facilities Architect Forum, the 19th China Hospital Construction Conference/ Hospital Build & Infrastructure China Exhibition & Congress,
2018 Flexibility in usability versus infection control: study of selected primary care clinics in Malaysia for future design decisions. In: UIA-PHG 2018 38th International Annual Seminar 2018,
2018 Sustaining man as the responsible architect for responsible architecture. In: World Urban Forum 9: Achieving Sustainability, Inclusivity and Resilience through Designing Responsible Architecture and Human Settlements 2018,
2018 The aesthetic tendencies of early modernity in South-East Asia: the hybrid language of aristocratic palaces of the early 1900s in Malaysia. In: 7th International Seminar On Nusantara Heritage 2018 (7th ISoNH 2018),
2018 The myth and reality of historic Nusantara Masjid architecture: Nusantara Islamic Architecture. In: International Heritage and Cultural Conservation 2018 (INHERIT2018),
2017 Enhancing the environment of paediatric oncology unit the Malaysian way: Review, revive, recommend. In: European Healthcare Design 2017,
2017 Evolution of infectious disease ward design in Malaysia : Case study. In: International Union of Architects’ Public Health Group (UIA-PHG) Annual Meeting,
2017 Retrospect hospital project development from briefing to completion: Case study of IIUM Teaching Hospital experiences. In: Seminar ‘ Lessons Learnt’ : Projek Fasiliti Kesihatan & Hospital,
2017 Tracing the influence of stakeholders of the Nusantara masjid architecture. In: International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering (ICACE 2017),
2016 A historiography of the mosque: reconciling a renaissance of spirituality and material form in Islamic architecture. In: 2016 International Conference on Philosophy, Theology and Oriental Studies (PHILOTIS 2016),
2016 Architectural review on the contemporary mosque/ masjid architecture of Malaysia: where are we heading?. In: The International Symposium of the New Quest for the Mosque Architecture in Contemporary Era,
2016 Architecture for all: ageing & aged: a perspective from academia and practice in Malaysia. In: UIA-Symposium on Asian Age-Friendly City,
2016 Evoking Malaysian architecture cultural identity through development of parametric bim. In: 16th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality,
2016 Sustainability concepts in Malay and Aceh traditional houses. In: International Conference on Architecture & Built Environment :Sustainable Well-being in Architecture & Environmental Sciences (ICABE2016),
2016 Women space in the design of Masjid in Malaysia: how much space do women need?. In: International Conference Architecture and Built Environment (ICABE) 2016,
2015 Building design can impact every facet of patient safety, sometimes in unexpected way. Are hospital managers and healthcare providers being supported to address this?. In: MSQH Post Conference Seminar: Impact of Hospital Design And Medical Technology On Patient Safety: Getting It Right Saves More Lives.,
2015 Future trend of medical design practice in Malaysia: brief perspective of prevailing healthcare facility designs in Malaysia. In: The 16th China Hospital Construction Forum Hospital Build & Infrastructure China Exhibition & Congress,
2015 Humanising healthcare spaces through culture: design of labour delivery room for the Malay-Muslim community as case study. In: UIA-Public Health Group 2015 UIA-PHG Seminar & GUPHA Meeting Programme,
2015 The historicist city in the tropical climate: conflations of identity, sustainability, permeability and walkability. In: International Conference on Universal Design in the Built Environment (ICUDBE 2015),
2014 Extracting the principles of sustainability from the architecture of colonial hospitals in Malaysia: appreciating the past wisdoms as best practices. In: XXVth International Union of Architects World Congress,
2014 Investigation on women's space in masjid architecture: case study of selected masjids in Malaysia. In: XXVth International Union of Architects World Congress,
2014 Islamic architectural heritage in Malaysia. In: Islamic Architectural Heritage Symposium 2014 (ISARCH 1),
2014 Masjid architecture : the meaning of masjid. In: Urban Masjid Seminar ,
2014 Potensi pembinaan bermodular: dari pespektif arkitek . In: Program Latihan Jabatan Kerja Raya Malaysia Tahun 2014,
2013 Constructing theories of architecture - Deconstructing the past movements of architecture and design through Islamic perspectives. In: 1st World Congress on Integration and Islamicisation of Acquired Human Knowledge (FWCII 2013),
2013 Defining optimum quality of healthcare spaces through usability: case study on labour delivery room designs in Malaysian public hospitals. In: Design and Health 9th World Congress and Exhibition 2013,
2013 Health facility planning and healthcare architecture: the conflict and the advantage in project implementation towards clarifying the role of architects and health facility planners –for better project delivery- the Malaysian experience. In: International Conference on Universal Design in Built Environment (ICUDBE 2013),
2013 Hospital design in tropical Malaysia - towards a green agenda. In: 33rd UIA/PHG International Seminar on Public Healthcare Facilities,
2013 Hospital design in tropical Malaysia - towards a green agenda. In: 33rd UIA/PHG International Seminar on Public Healthcare Facilities,
2013 Hospital designs in tropical Malaysia: towards a green agenda. In: UIA-PHG Annual Healthcare Forum + GUPHA Meeting at IIDEX Canada,
2013 Reviewing Evidence Based-Design (EBD)for healthcare to achieve best possible outcome. In: Public Private Partnership (PPP) Healthcare Infrastructure, Design & Construction Conference 2013,
2013 The journey of murabbis in architecture pedagogy: The case of studio teaching as laboratory of passion and duty to future khalifas of the built environment. In: International Conference on Innovation Challenges in Multidisciplinary Research & Practice (ICMRP) 2013,
2012 Country Paper :1. Improvement of community wellbeing in Malaysia ; 2. Strategic planning of town/city – efficient public transport lead to better environment and living environment in Malaysia . In: ARCASIA BALI 2012,
2012 Evolution of public healthcare facilities designs to health trend in Malaysia : a retrospect of nation building from pre colonial to today . In: Pre-Congress Seminar of the 8th World Congress and Exhibition on Design and Health,
2012 Reliving the traditional masjid architecture in contemporary world : the case of Masjid Al Falah - KAED Community Project. In: IRIIE 2012,
2012 The shaping of an ibadah friendly hospital : learnings from the bimaristan of the evergreen past and the practicality of today’s demands . In: 8th World Congress and Exhibition on Design and Health 2012,
2011 Shapes and sizes to safety: Labour delivery room design as case study . In: 31st UIA-PHG International Seminar 2011,
2011 The concept of barrier free in healthcare spaces: Labour delivery room design case study. In: International Conference Universal Design in Built Environment (ICUDBE 2011),
2010 Configuring the nature of colonial hospital architecture in peninsular Malaysia-serie 1- Special studies on the tuberculosis ward and hospital administration building typologies of Kota Bharu Hospital. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010),
2010 Effective labour delivery room space configuration for Malaysian hospitals. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010),
2010 In search of the origins of the Malay architectural heritage. In: International Conference on Malay Heritage in Cambodia, Lao PDR and Vietnam,
2010 Understanding the underlying principles of Masjid architecture through study of built form in place, time, people and culture in demysitifying Islamic architecture. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010),
2009 Aesthetics and beautiful lifestyle - Redefining the concept of aesthetics in the built environment. In: UMRAN 2009: Healing The World,
2009 In quest for Malaysian healthcare space standards: Are we any different? - Labour Delivery Rooms as bases for comparative study . In: 28th International Public Health Seminar,
2009 Islamic influence on the architecture of the Malay world. In: “Beyond the Boundaries of the West. Journeys to Spatial Conception of the East” Course,
2007 Inculcating traditional values in the design of healthcare facilities for sustainability: a Malaysian scenario. In: 27th International UIA-PHG Seminar,
2006 Local influence in the dimensions of designing birthing spaces for the Malay-Muslim Malaysians. In: IAPS 19 Conference ,
2006 Sejarah dan konsep senibina masjid. In: Kursus Pemandu Pelancong Masjid ,
2006 Standardisation and customisation of healthcare facility design in nation building: sharing Malaysian experience. In: UIA PHG 26th International Seminar,
2005 The meaning of spaces in healthcare architecture for urban and rural hospitals in Malaysia: a study on the selected Malaysian hospitals. In: 25th Public Health International Seminar, XXII UIA World Congress,
2005 Towards the provision of appropriate maternity spaces in healthcare facilities of Malaysia - spatial studies on the selected maternity units . In: MICRA 2005,
2004 Comparative study on passive design considerations on selected hospital designs in Malaysia. In: Seminar on Passive Design Consideration in the Built Environment,
2004 The significance of primary health care design evolution to health trend in Malaysia. In: 24th International Public Health Seminar of the Union of International Architects,,
2002 Islamic perspective to healthcare architecture. In: XXII International Public Health Seminar, UIA Berlin 2002, XXI World Congress of Architecture,
2000 Master planning of 10 existing hospitals in Malaysia under the funding of the Asian Development Bank Loan 980 MAL : a retrospective study. In: XXth Public Health Group Seminar,
Book

2018 Modernity, nation and urban-architectural form: the dynamics and dialectics of national identity vs regionalism in a tropical city. Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN: 978-3-319-66130-8
2017 The resilience of tradition: Malay allusions in contemporary architecture. Areca Books, ISBN: 978-967-5719-31-8
2016 Dimensions of Masjid architecture: perspectives and writings in theory and design. Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0
2011 Malay vernacular architecture : traditional and contemporary expressions. IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-057-7
2009 An anthology of essays on integrating Islamic values in the theory and practice of architecture and the built environment. Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, ISBN: 9833855575
2009 Thoughts on the theory and language of architecture. Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9789833855582
2009 Thoughts on the theory and language of architecture : Lecture Series Part 1 Ar.Hijjas Kasturi. MPH Group Printing (M) Sdn.Bhd, ISBN: 978-983-3855-58-2
Book Section

2019 Comparative Analysis of regional architecture: education, theory, and practices of Rifat Chadirji and Sedat Hakki Eldem. In: Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakif University Publications, ISBN: 978-605-2386-17-0, pp. 243-256
2019 Comparative Analysis of regional architecture: education, theory, and practices of Rifat Chadirji and Sedat Hakki Eldem. In: Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakif University Publications, ISBN: 978-605-2386-17-0, pp. 243-256
2019 Symbolism and meaning in old masjid architecture of Malay archipelago: a case study of Masjid in Kerinci, Jambi, Indonesia. In: Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakif University Publication, ISBN: 978-605-2386-17-0, pp. 71-86
2019 The identity of Islam in project development and the public realm: resisting global mimicry and returning to contextualised inventiveness. In: Springer, ISBN: 9789811375835, pp. 299-317
2018 Conclusions. In: Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN: 978-3-319-66130-8, pp. 235-256
2018 Criticality, symbolic capital and the high-rise form. In: Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN: 978-3-319-66130-8, pp. 155-176
2018 Public buildings of early independence: conflations of regionalism and national identity. In: Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN: 978-3-319-66130-8, pp. 59-78
2018 Regionalism in university buildings: tectonics, form and criticality. In: Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN: 978-3-319-66130-8, pp. 101-116
2018 The mosque in a multicultural context: modernity, hybridity and electicism. In: Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN: 978-3-319-66130-8, pp. 31-58
2018 The regional and national agenda in urban-architectural identity though conflicts and conflations. In: Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN: 978-3-319-66130-8, pp. 1-30
2018 The transport terminal: marking national landmarks. In: Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN: 978-3-319-66130-8, pp. 177-192
2018 The tropical metropolis: a review of history, identity and climatic idealisations in city form. In: Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN: 978-3-319-66130-8, pp. 193-208
2017 In the spirit of tradition: ornamentation, expressive forms and the environment. In: Areca Books, ISBN: 978-967-5719-31-8, pp. 95-105
2017 The genius of tradition: Palatial classicism in the Malay world. In: Areca Books, ISBN: 978-967-5719-31-8, pp. 116-136
2016 Humanising healthcare spaces through culture: designing of labour delivery room for the Malay Muslim community as case study. In: Tesis-Inter University Research Centre, ISBN: 978-88-941518-1-7, pp. 51-66
2016 Humanising healthcare spaces through culture: designing of labour delivery room for the Malay Muslim community as case study. In: Tesis-Inter University Research Centre, ISBN: 978-88-941518-1-7, pp. 51-66
2016 Masjid design: Sources from revelation and traditions. In: MPH Group Printing (M) Sdn Bhd, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 91-114
2016 Masjid Zahir: a heritage masjid as a traditional landmark in a city. In: Kulliyyah of architecture and Environmental Design, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 163-182
2016 Masjid Zahir: a heritage masjid as a traditional landmark in a city. In: Kulliyyah of architecture and Environmental Design, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 163-182
2016 On vernacular forms: tradition and the Masjid in Malaysia and South East Asia. In: MPH Group Printing (M) Sdn Bhd, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 229-236
2016 Passive design of two modern Masjids in Malaysia. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture & Al Bukhary Faundation, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 237-247
2016 Passive design of two modern Masjids in Malaysia. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture & Al Bukhary Faundation, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 237-247
2016 Reminiscing traditional masjid architecture in a contemporary world: The making of Masjid Al-Falah. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 199-206
2016 The heritage of Hohhot: a journey through a community Masjid in China. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture, International Islamic University Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 183-197
2016 The heritage of Hohhot: a journey through a community Masjid in China. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture, International Islamic University Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 183-197
2016 The masjid in modernity: Form, space and syntax. In: MPH Group Printing (M) Sdn Bhd, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 23-36
2016 The masjid in modernity: Form, space and syntax. In: MPH Group Printing (M) Sdn Bhd, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 23-36
2016 The masjid in modernity: Form, space and syntax. In: MPH Group Printing (M) Sdn Bhd, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 23-36
2016 The masjid in modernity: Form, space and syntax. In: MPH Group Printing (M) Sdn Bhd, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 23-36
2016 Women and space in masjid architecture: Patterns, principles & perspectives. In: MPH Group Printing (M) Sdn Bhd, ISBN: 978-983-3142-33-0, pp. 77-90
2015 Aesthetics and beautiful lifestyle in the built environment: man's perception and truth. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-330-1, pp. 1-13
2015 Aesthetics and beautiful lifestyle in the built environment: man's perception and truth. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-330-1, pp. 1-13
2011 Brief insights on the Post Occupancy Evaluation (POE) of Malaysian public healthcare facilities. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674180591, pp. 49-60
2011 Climate responsive strategies versus the cultural and religioud dimensions in the architecture of Malay traditional house. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-057-7, pp. 59-70
2011 Climate responsive strategies versus the cultural and religioud dimensions in the architecture of Malay traditional house. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-057-7, pp. 59-70
2011 Comparative studies of the Malay and Malay-Muslim traditional house as architectural heritage built forms. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-057-7, pp. 26-39
2011 Ethics and values in the learning and practice of architecture: a personal journey and perception. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674180591, pp. 15-21
2011 In search of the origins of the Malay-Muslim architectural heritage through masjid built form. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-057-7, pp. 40-39
2011 Master planning of ten existing public hospitals in Malaysia: a retrospective study. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674180591, pp. 25-47
2011 The concept of barrier free in health care spaces . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181307, pp. 20-29
2011 The Minangkabau architecture: students' personal experience at Pariangan Village, West Sumatera. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-057-7, pp. 72-84
2011 The Minangkabau architecture: students' personal experience at Pariangan Village, West Sumatera. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-057-7, pp. 72-84
2011 The significant of man through architectural era. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674180591, pp. 3-13
2009 Deriving Islamic law of the built environment from its sources: a conceptual framework. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9833855575, pp. 39-55
2009 Home and neighbourhood: an Islamic perspective. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9789833855575, pp. 97-111
2009 Integrating Islamic values in an ecological outlook of the built environment: a perspective. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9833855575, pp. 19-35
2009 Islamic values in healthcare architecture. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9833855575, pp. 121-139
2009 Islamic values in healthcare architecture. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9833855575, pp. 121-139
2009 Islamic values in healthcare architecture. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9833855575, pp. 121-139
2009 Light, air and water in the Qur'an: selected aspects of an environmental approach to the built environment. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9833855575, pp. 143-149
2009 Spirit of the Shari'ah: its integration in the theory and practice of architecture and urbanism. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9833855575, pp. 59-75
2009 Tawhid and al-Imarah: a philosophical framework of architectural and environmental design education. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9833855575, pp. 3-15
2009 Thoughts on Islamic values and environmental ethics: a perspective. In: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design, IIUM, ISBN: 9833855575, pp. 113-117