Area of inquiry 1 – Design and technology of the built environment
Scientific and technological knowledge generation in the areas of design and technology of the built environment. Multidisciplinary approach to architectural production in order to deepen technological knowledge and improve design in its constructive and environmental aspects.
Research line 1.1: Methods and techniques in Architectural and Urban Design
Research line 1.2: Environmental behavior of buildings and the urban space
Area of inquiry 2 – Urbanism, History and Architecture of the City
Critical and socially aware scientific knowledge to deepen theoretical and methodological aspects of architecture, urbanism, and urban planning and design, observing history and urban culture as their cornerstones, aiming at innovative contributions for the understanding of and interventios in contemporary cities.
Research line 2.1: Urbanism, culture, and city history
Research line 2.2: Architecture of the city, urban planning and management