The subsequent section briefly expresses their respective sample publications.

Internationally Indexed/ISI Refereed Journals:

GhaffarianHoseini A, Tookey J, GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2015). An Integrated Assessment Scheme for Highlighting the Effectiveness of AEC Conceptual Implementations towards Promotion of Green Built Environments. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 6.619). 

Status: In process of preparation

GhaffarianHoseini A, Tookey J, GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2015). Application of nD BIM to Propose An Integrated Knowledge-based Building Management System (K-BMS) for Inspecting the Post-Construction Energy Efficiency _ Case of Residential Smart Buildings: A Review. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 6.619). 

Status: In process of preparation

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Berardi U, Alwaer H, Chang S, Halawa E, GhaffarianHoseini A, Clements-Croome DJ. (2015). What is an intelligent building? Analysis of recent interpretations, Architectural Science Review, Taylor & Francis “ISI – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 1.0).

Status: Under review

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Berardi U, GhaffarianHoseini A. (2015). Thermal performance characteristics of unshaded courtyards in the hot and humid climate of Malaysia, Building and Environment, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 2.40).

Status: Under review

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Berardi U. (2015). Intelligent Buildings: Design, Management and Operation, Journal of Sustainable Building Technology & Urban Development, Taylor & Francis.

Status: Under review

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Berardi U, GhaffarianHoseini A, Hin Wa Li D, Kariminia S. (2015). Double-skin facades (DSFs): a review of theories, implementations and challenges, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 6.619). 

Status: In process of submission

Rashidi H, GhaffarianHoseini A, GhaffarianHoseini AH, Nik Sulaiman NM, Tookey J, Hashim NA. (2015). Application of wastewater treatment in sustainable design of green built environments: A review, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 6.619).  

Status: Accepted 

GhaffarianHoseini A, Tookey J, GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2015). State of the art of rainwater harvesting systems towards promoting green built environments: a review, Desalination and Water Treatment, Taylor & Francis “ISI – Q3 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 1.0).  

Status: Accepted

GhaffarianHoseini AH, GhaffarianHoseini A. (2014). The World's Greenest Buildings - Promise versus performance in sustainable design, Cities, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 2.05).

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0264275114001103
 

GhaffarianHoseini A, GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2014). Fundamentals of green roofs: A comprehensive guide to theory and practice, Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 2.13).

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1618866714000910
 

Halawa E, GhaffarianHoseini AH, Li DHW. (2014). Empirical correlations as a means for estimating monthly average daily global radiation: a critical overview, Applied Energy, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 4.781).

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960148114003905
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Dahlan ND, Berardi U, GhaffarianHoseini A. (2014). What can we learn from Malay vernacular houses?, Sustainable Cities and Society, Elsevier

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2210670714000444
 

Berardi U, GhaffarianHoseini AH, GhaffarianHoseini A. (2014). State-of-the-art analysis of the environmental benefits of green roofs, Applied Energy, Elsevier“ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 4.781).

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306261913008775
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Dahlan ND, Berardi U, GhaffarianHoseini A, Makaremi N, GhaffarianHoseini M. (2013). Sustainable energy performance of green buildings: A review of current theories, implementations and challenges, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 6.619).

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364032113000415
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Dahlan ND, Berardi U, GhaffarianHoseini A, Makaremi N. (2013). The essence of future smart houses: from embedding ICT to adapting to sustainability principles, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 6.619).

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364032113001342
 

Makaremi N, Salleh E, Jaafar MZ, GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2012). Thermal comfort conditions of shaded outdoor spaces in hot and humid climate of Malaysia.Building and Environment, 48, 7-14, Elsevier “ISI – Q1 – TOP-RANKED” (Impact Factor: 2.400).

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0360132311002381
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, GhaffarianHoseini A, Makaremi N, GhaffarianHoseini M. (2012). The Concept of Zero Energy Intelligent Buildings (ZEIB): A Review of Sustainable Development for Future Cities, British Journal of Environment and Climate Change.

URL:http://www.sciencedomain.org/abstract.php?iid=180&id=10&aid=851#.UP3cHI5vDzI
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Berardi U, GhaffarianHoseini A, Makaremi N. (2012). Intelligent Facades in Low-Energy Buildings, British Journal of Environment and Climate Change.

URL: http://www.sciencedomain.org/abstract.php?iid=180&id=10&aid=878
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2012). Ecologically sustainable design (ESD): theories, implementations and challenges towards intelligent building design development. Intelligent Buildings International.

URL: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17508975.2011.630062
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2012). Penetration of Smart Housing as an Integral Part of Intelligent Buildings into Urban Areas. Journal of Creative Sustainable Architecture & Built Environment, CSABE.

URL: http://www.sersc.org/journals/CSABE/vol1/1.pdf
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Dahlan ND. (2012). The essence of Malay vernacular houses: towards the socio-cultural and environmental values, ISVS e Journal.

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0360132311002381

 

Mosalakatane ZN, GhaffarianHoseini AH, GhaffarianHoseini A. (2012). Minimizing cultural clashes among Malaysian youth through improving architectural design of universities. Intelligent Buildings International.

URL: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17508975.2011.640655
 

Sotoudehnia P, Apparow S, Lin TK, Farmanesh P, GhaffarianHoseini AH, GhaffarianHoseini A. (2012). A design report: Unity in diversity of light: towards the enhancement of sustainability through rotating the spectrum of colors. Journal of Creative Sustainable Architecture & Built Environment.

URL: http://www.sersc.org/journals/CSABE/vol2.php
 

Ghaffarianhoseini, a., & Ghaffarianhoseini, a. (2012). Editorial: contemporary creative sustainable architectural progressions. Journal of creative sustainable architecture & built environment, 2, 1-2.

URL: http://www.sersc.org/journals/CSABE/vol2/1.pdf 
 

Hao, e., & Ghaffarianhoseini, a. (2012). Solar vs. Conventional air-conditioning systems: review of Limkokwing university campus, cyberjaya, Malaysia. Journal of creative sustainable architecture & built environment, 2, 23-32.

URL: http://www.sersc.org/journals/CSABE/vol2/4.pdf
 

Ling, c., & Ghaffarianhoseini, a. (2012). Greenscaping buildings: amplification of vertical greening towards approaching sustainable urban structures. Journal of creative sustainable architecture & built environment, 2, 13-22.

URL: http://www.sersc.org/journals/CSABE/vol2/3.pdf
 

Sotoudehnia, p., s, a., Lin, t., Farmanesh, p., Ghaffarianhoseini, a., & Ghaffarianhoseini, a. (2012). A design report: unity in diversity of light: towards the enhancement of sustainability through rotating the spectrum of colors. Journal of creative sustainable architecture & built environment, 2, 3-12.

URL: http://www.sersc.org/journals/CSABE/vol2/2.pdf
 

Khojasteh R, Mansourirad Z, GhaffarianHoseini AH. Cultural tourism and Malay vernacular houses: towards integrating the influential attributes into the design of future resorts in Langkawi, Malaysia. Journal of Creative Sustainable Architecture & Built Environment.

URL: http://www.sersc.org/journals/CSABE/vol2.php
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Ibrahim R, Baharuddin MN, GhaffarianHoseini A. (2011). Creating green culturally responsive intelligent buildings: socio-cultural and environmental influences. Intelligent Buildings International.

URL: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.3763/inbi.2010.0002
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Ibrahim R, Baharuddin MN, Dahlan ND, GhaffarianHoseini A. (2011). The concept of local-smart-housing: towards socio-cultural sustainability of vernacular settlements. ArchNet-IJAR: International Journal of Architectural Research.

URL:http://archnet.org/library/documents/one-document.jsp?document_id=11568
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim R, Dahlan ND. (2010). Enhancing the quality of life by maintaining the cultural values and vernacular functional spatial features of Malay vernacular residences. FARU Journal, Research Journal of the Faculty of Architecture, Faculty of Architecture Research Unit, University of Moratuwa.

URL: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/17924/
 

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim R. (2009). Identification of Malay vernacular spatial features within Malay vernacular houses, International Journal of Arts in Society.

URL: http://ija.cgpublisher.com/product/pub.85/prod.478
 

GhaffarianHoseini, A., Ibrahim, R. & Abdullah, R. (2009). Graphical visualization principles for maintaining functional relativity of spaces during architectural design. International Journal of Sustainable Tropical Design Research and Practice ALAM CIPTA (4) Issue 1, 9-16.

URL: http://frsb.upm.edu.my/alamcipta/index.php/alamcipta/article/view/58

 

 

PATENT:

Ibrahim, R., A. Ghaffarianhoseini, and R. Abdullah, Spatial Planning System, 2011, University putra Malaysia: USA.

Url: http://patentscope.wipo.int/search/iasr?ia=my2009000053&page=html&access=screen&tok=mpqvy355b8ugtbprv82qjkvml1i

Url: http://www.google.com/patents?hl=en&lr=&vid=uspatapp12936398&id=rmbnaqaaebaj&oi=fnd&printsec=abstract#v=onepage&q&f=true

 

MAGAZINE SCHOLARLY SECTIONS

GhaffarianHoseini A, GhaffarianHoseini AH, GhaffarianHoseini M. (2013). Design computing and cognition vs indirect sustainability achievement methodology, Design Concept 2 (2013), Discovery Publisher, Malaysia.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, GhaffarianHoseini A, GhaffarianHoseini M, Makaremi N. (2012). The essence of innovation in sustainable architecture and urban development, Architect Concept 6 (2012), Discovery Publisher, Malaysia.

 

Booklets:

GhaffarianHoseini, A., Ibrahim, R. & Abdullah, R. (2009). Developing a computational model for automatically evaluating the functional efficiency of architectural plan layouts during the conceptual design stage. Research Methodologies In Design 2009, Edited by Rahinah Ibrahim.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim R. (2009). Understanding the cultural meanings of functional spaces within Malay vernacular residences. Research Methodologies In Design 2009, University Putra Malaysia, ISBN 978-967-5048-33.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim R. (2008). Identification of vernacular architectural features for utilization in the design of contemporary functional spaces. Research Methodologies In Design 2008, University Putra Malaysia, ISBN 978-967-5048-33-3.

GhaffarianHoseini, A., Ibrahim, R., & Abdullah, R. (2007). Expert System For Spatial Planning For Hijab Separation During Housing Design. Research Methodologies In Design 2007, Edited by Rahinah Ibrahim, ISBN 978-967-5026-26-3 , 15-16.

GhaffarianHoseini, A., & Ibrahim, R. (2006). Using Social Network Analysis for Visualizing Spatial Planning During Conceptual Design Phase. Research Methodologies in Design 2006, Edited by Rahinah Ibrahim, ISBN 983-3455-73-5, 49-51.

   Formal Reflections     in Architectural Conceptualization   Rationality v Sensation   This title embraces philosophical theories behind architect-designed conceptualization, and how the potential arises for the generation of further innovative ideas. Featuring chapters on Architectural Design as a Way of Thinking, Conceptualization, Design Progression, Form, Function & Order: Conceptual Thinking, Conceptualization in the Design Process, Design Development and Space Crafting.     Images Publishing  /  Google Books  /  Google Play

Formal Reflections 
in Architectural Conceptualization Rationality v Sensation

This title embraces philosophical theories behind architect-designed conceptualization, and how the potential arises for the generation of further innovative ideas. Featuring chapters on Architectural Design as a Way of Thinking, Conceptualization, Design Progression, Form, Function & Order: Conceptual Thinking, Conceptualization in the Design Process, Design Development and Space Crafting.

Images Publishing / Google Books / Google Play

 

BOOK

GhaffarianHoseini A, GhaffarianHoseini A, Rafiee, A. (2014). Formal Reflections in Architectural Conceptualization: Rationality versus Sensation. Victoria, Australia: The Images Publishing Group Pty Ltd.

 

Internationally Refereed indexed Conference Proceedings:

Berardi U, GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2015). Urban Heat Island effect in the city of Toronto: an analysis of the urban microclimate, International Conference on Sustainable Design, Engineering and Construction - ICSDEC 2015, Chicago, USA.

GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2015). Evaluation of the relationship between green buildings and the surrounding outdoor environment in tropical context of Malaysia, Malaysia University-Industry Green Building Collaboration (MU-IGBC) Symposium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2014). Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Urban Greening: Towards Promoting Urban Resilience in Malaysia, Second International Conference On Advances in Applied Science and Environmental Engineering - ASEE 2014, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

GhaffarianHoseini A, Tookey J, GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2014). Application of nD BIM Integrated Knowledge-based Building Management System (BIM-IKBMS) for Inspecting the Post-Construction Energy Efficiency, 4TH ANNUAL NZBERS SYMPOSIUM 2014, Organized by Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Dahlan ND. (2012). Smart Houses and Ambient Assisted Living: Theories, Implementations and Challenges, iMaRCA 2012, Towards A Sustainable Future: Potential Australasia-Asia Research Collaboration, Organized by University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Setoudehnia P, Apparow S, Ker Lin T, Farmanesh P, GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2012). Unity in Diversity of Light: Towards Rotating Spectrum of Colours, iMaRCA 2012, Towards A Sustainable Future: Potential Australasia-Asia Research Collaboration, Organized by University of Auckland, New Zealand.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Dahlan ND, GhaffarianHoseini A, Makaremi N. (2011). Penetration of Smart Housing as an Integral Part of Intelligent Buildings into Urban Areas of Developing Countries. In: The First Iranian Students Scientific Conference in Malaysia, 9-10 April 2011, Universiti Putra Malaysia.

Makaremi N, Salleh E, GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2011) Influence of adaptation on human thermal comfort in outdoor areas of Malaysia. In: The First Iranian Students Scientific Conference in Malaysia, 9-10 April 2011, Universiti Putra Malaysia.

GhaffarianHoseini AH. (2011). The essence of sustainability in vernacular architecture, Neo-Kampong Seminar 2011, Organized by Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, (Malaysia).

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Ibrahim R, Abdullah R, GhaffarianHoseini A. (2011). Developing evaluation criteria for optimizing architectural spatial planning during conceptual design stage. CONVR 2011.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Ibrahim R, Baharuddin MN. (2010). The Role of Congruence Between Vernacular Built Environments and Tradition as an Integral Part of Design for Enhancing the Quality of Life, Proceedings of the Sustainable Tropical Environmental Design Conference: Susted 2010, Organized by University Putra Malaysia, (Malaysia), 1-2 December 2010.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim MN. (2010). The concept local smart housing toward socio-cultural sustainability of vernacular settlements for utilization in intelligent building design, Proceedings of the forth world engineering congress 2010: WEC 2010, Organized by University Putra Malaysia, Sarawak (Malaysia), 2-5 August 2010.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim R, Dahlan ND. (2010). Enhancing the quality of life by maintaining the cultural values and vernacular functional spatial features of Malay vernacular residences, Proceedings of the International Conference on Vernacular Settlements, Vernacular Features: Reconstruction, Resettlements and Reproductions of Tradition 2010: ISVS 5, Organized by University of Moratuwa, Colombo (Sri lanka), 30-31 July 2010.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim R. (2010). Maintaining the Malay local quality of life by utilizing vernacular functional spatial features. Design Principles and Practices 2009, The fourth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices 2010, Supported by University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Chicago (USA), 13-15 Feb 2010.

GhaffarianHoseini, A., Ibrahim, R. & Abdullah, R. (2010). Developing Evaluation Criteria for Optimizing Architectural Spatial Planning During Conceptual Design Stage.  SUSTED 2010, 1st & 2ndDecember 2010, Selangor, Malaysia.

GhaffarianHoseini, A., Ibrahim, R. & Abdullah, R. (2010). Developing a computational prototype for promoting the socio-cultural sustainability through integration of social network analysis and architectural conceptual design stage World Engineering Congress 2010, 2nd – 5th August 2010, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia Conference on Engineering and Technology Education.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim R. (2009). Enhancing the quality of life by maintaining the vernacular features of the functional spaces of Malay kampong houses. ICBEDC 2009, Proceedings of the third International Conference on Built Environment in Developing Countries 2009, ISBN 978-983-3986-60-6, Organized by University Science Malaysia (USM), Penang (Malaysia), 2-3 December 2009.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim MN. (2009). Identification of Malay vernacular spatial features within Malay vernacular houses. Arts in Society 2009, The third International Conference on Arts in Society 2009, Supported by University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Venice (Italy), 28-31 July 2009.

GhaffarianHoseini AH, Baharuddin MN, Ibrahim R. (2009). The quality of vernacular functional spaces based on Salinger residence. Engineering Sustainability 2009, Proceedings of the third International Conference on Engineering Sustainability 2009: Innovations that Span Boundaries, Organized by University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Pa (United States), 19-21 April 2009.

Mamdooh, M., Ibrahim, R., & GhaffarianHoseini, A. (2008) Identifying 2D Documentation Challenges for IT/ICT Implementation in Supporting Industrialised Building System (IBS) in Malaysia. ICCCBE-XII & INCITE 2008. Beijing; China, Tsinghua University - Science and Technology, 147.

GhaffarianHoseini, A., Ibrahim, R., & Abdullah, R. (October 20-21, 2008). Maintaining the Functional Relativity of Architectural Spaces during the Conceptual Design Phase Using Social Network Analysis. Proceeding of 8th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality. Kuala lumpur, Malaysia, 467-480.

GhaffarianHoseini, A., Ibrahim, R., & Abdullah, R. (2007). Expert System for Spatial Planning For Hijab Separation during Housing Design. World Housing Congress 2007, ISBN 978-983-41705-5-4 @2007 FEIC, 312-318.

GhaffarianHoseini, A., & Ibrahim, R. (2007). Using Social Network Analysis for Visualising Spatial Planning During Conceptual Design Phase. CAADRIA 2007, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia, Nanjing (China), 19-21 April 2007 , 233-240.