• Special Issue on Future Cities
    Vol. 4 No. 2 (2022)

    This issue of the Journal of the Faculty of Architecture consists of the papers presented in the "Future Cities" congress, the ones that has completed review process.

    This special issue contains different topics to be discussed in the context of the future of cities, their sustainability and their contribution to social life. In this context, our new issue is about the distant future, questioning the current assumptions, considering the current trends towards the future and the factors that force it to change in terms of the future moving in a different direction. It is produced from research articles that seek to generate new ideas, develop different scenarios, and conduct them with an approach that takes into account the local specificity.

    Documentation of old urban areas for future regeneration ideas in the Kkanaga region by Çilen Erçin, Shaymaa Jalil Ibrahim, Carol Kamil Toma Toma Kharbosh, Green buildings in Kano State in Nigeria where Mukhtar Sabiu Yahuza, Huriye Gürdallı discusses what we have learned from tradition and what can be carried into the future, the article of Serkad Hasan Işıkören, Derin Şirvan Işıkören about the cities of the future shaped by visual technologies and Ismaeel Ghazaleheniya, Ayten Özsavaş Akçay discussing the impact of tall buildings in historical urban areas. They all passed the blind refereeing stages of the congress and were included in this special issue.

    Many thanks to who contributed to the blind referee process of the articles in this issue, Assist. Prof. Dr. Havva Arslangazi Uzunahmet, Assist. Prof. Dr. M. Selen Abbasoğlu Ermiyagil, Assist. Prof. Dr. Burçin Kutsal, Assist. Prof. Dr. Kemal Ferit Çetintaş, Dr. Özge İslamoğlu, Prof. Dr. Fevzi Kasap, Prof. Dr. Cemil Atakara, Dr. Gizem Caner, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ayhan Dolunay and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aminreza Iranmanesh.

    With the wish that our cities will not ignore people while they are being shaped in line with technological developments in the future...


    Prof. Dr. Zeynep Onur

  • Volume 5 Issue 2 2023
    Vol. 5 No. 2 (2023)

    Dear Readers,
    I am happy to share with you the September 2023 issue of our journal, as the editor of NEU
    Journal of Faculty of Architecture, which I took on due to the change of administrative duties
    in our faculty. I would like to thank the former dean of our faculty Prof. Dr. Zeynep Ü. Onur’s
    efforts and contributions who has been the editor of the journal since its first issue.
    In this issue of our journal, which is developing with from the editors of our journal Assoc.
    Prof. Dr. Can Kara's intense efforts, has five scientific articles by nine authors from five
    different universities. This issue, which we have published, gives us great pleasure to contribute
    to the communication of information among our colleagues.
    World Architecture Day, which will be celebrated on October 2, 2023 with the theme of
    "Architecture for Resilient Communities" of the International Union of Architects (UIA), will
    once again reveal the importance of architecture in the world and will revitalize architectural
    studies for the future.
    We hope that the 2023-2024 academic year, which started with new excitement and new hopes
    in these days, will be successful for all our colleagues and prospective colleagues, and we hope
    to meet many valuable articles in our new issues. Thanks to everyone who contributed to our
    publication. Stay healthy, with love, live architecturally.

    Prof. Dr. Zihni Turkan
    Chief Editor


    Volume 5 Issue 1 2023
    Vol. 5 No. 1 (2023)

    Hello, we are with you again with the first issue of the fifth volume of our Journal of
    the Faculty of Architecture.
    In this issue, urban studies are predominant.
    Çelik's research explores and exemplifies the example of Adana Seyhan as an urban
    transformation project. Haj Saleh's article investigating Local Residences in the
    United Arab Emirates examines the Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum Residence as an
    example. Varol and Tutkun also examine City Parks in terms of usage diversity.
    Kılıç Aksu's research on interior design in primary school buildings and Tutal and
    Aykal's research on Ergonomic Analysis of Institutional and Non-Institutional
    Hypermarkets draws attention to the important criteria of space usage.
    Our academicians, who are the referees of the articles received for this issue,
    Ayten Özsavaş Akçay, Zihni Türkan, Serkad Işıkören, Aminreza Iranmanesh, Ali
    Kemal ÇINAR, Cemil Atakara, Gizem Caner, Mukaddes Polay, Buket Asilsoy,
    We would like to thank Sema Uzunoğlu, Havva Arslangazi, Figen Beyhan, Betül
    Hatipoğlu Şahin, we are thankfull to them for their valuable contributions.
    We wish you pleasant reading

  • Volume 6 Issue 1 2024
    Vol. 6 No. 1 (2024)

    Dear Readers,
    It is a great pleasure for us to be with you again in 2024 with our new issue and to share the valuable articles of our authors with you. In this issue, the qualified research and contributions of seven authors from six universities constitute an important repetition as drops falling into the vastness of the scientific world. "International Women's Day", which was recently celebrated with various events, has once again brought to the fore the place of women in our profession and revealed, as always, the active roles and achievements of women among our writers, referees and publishing team. In addition,  hile commemorating Sinan and talking about her works on the occasion of April 9, "Commemoration of Sinan the Architect and Architects Day", we will once again realize how
    professional competence is related to experiences and the value of mastery in the profession.
    We would like to thank our editors, valuable referees and editorial board who contributed to the
    preparation and publication of this issue of our journal. Stay healthy, happy and architect until
    we meet in a new issue.

    Prof. Dr. Zihni Turkan
    Chief Editor