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ICAMCE 2018 News
Feb. 14, 2017

Dr. Mohammad Arif Kamal
Aligarh Muslim University,India


AREA OF INTEREST
Architectural Design
Environmental Design
Interior Design
Sustainable Architecture
Energy Efficiency in Buildings
Traditional Architecture

EDUCATION
★Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Specialization : Climate Responsive Traditional Architecture
Thesis Title : Energy Responsiveness in Traditional Residential Buildings of Lucknow
Institute : Dept. of Architecture & Planning, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India
Ph. D. Awarded : November 2007
★ Master of Architecture (M. Arch.)
Specialization : Architectural Design, Urban Design, Housing, Low Cost Buildings etc.
Thesis Title : Design Guidelines for Signage in Urban Environment
Institute : Dept. of Architecture & Planning IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India
CGPA : 7.67 on a 10 point scale (First Division)
Post Graduation : January 2002
★Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch.)
Specialization : Arch. Design, Building Construction, Land. Design, Interior Design etc.
Thesis Title : Seawoods Integrated Station Complex at Navi Mumbai.
Institute : Department of Architecture, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India
Class : 76.18% (Honors)
Graduation : June 2000

PUBLICATIONS
★RESEARCH PAPERS PUBLISHED IN JOURNALS
1. Kamal Arif M., Kumar A., Najamuddin N., 2016, ‘Examining the Need and Necessity of Water Harvesting in Greater Noida, India: A Sustainable Approach’, Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 2016- 2020 , American Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture. (ISSN: 2328-398X), U.S.A. (http://pubs.sciepub.com/ajcea/4/6/4/index.html)
2. Kamal Arif M., Bano F., 2016, ‘Examining the Role of Building Envelope for Energy Efficiency in Office Buildings in India’, Architecture Research, Vol. 6, No. 5, pp. 107- 115. Scientific and Academic Publishing, U.S.A. (http://article.sapub.org/10.5923.j.arch.20160605.01.html)
3. Kamal Arif M., Saquib M., 2015, ‘Effective Learning through Integrated Automation in Architectural Education: A Model Framework’, Architecture Research, Vol. 5 No. 4, pp. 121- 124. Scientific and Academic Publishing, U.S.A. (http://article.sapub.org/10.5923.j.arch.20150504.03.html)
4. Kamal Arif M., Mohammad Arif 2015, ‘Design for flexibility: Case of Chandigarh and Hospital Buildings in India’, International Journal of Town Planning and Management, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp 18-23. Journals Pub, INDIA. (http://architecture.journalspub.info/index.php/JTPM/article/view/25) 4 of 25
5. Kamal Arif M., Sarswat Gaurav, 2015, ‘A Critical Appraisal of Off-land Structures: A Futuristic Perspective’, Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Vol. 2, N0. 9, pp 323- 329 (ISSN 2332-1091) Horizon Research Publishing Corporations, U.S.A. (http://www.hrpub.org/journals/jour_archive.php?id=48)
6. Kamal Arif M., 2015, ‘Climatic Control and Energy Conservation through Landscape Design’ International Journal of Landscape Planning and Architecture, Vol. 1, Issue 2, pp. 10-17. Journals Pub, INDIA. (http://architecture.journalspub.info/index.php/JLPA/article/view/42)
7. Kamal Arif M., 2014, ‘The morphology of traditional architecture of Jeddah: Climatic design and environmental sustainability’, Global Built Environment Review (GBER), Vol. 9, Issue 9, Sept. 2014, pp 4- 26 (ISSN 1474-6832), U.K. (http://www.globalbuiltenvironmentreview.co.uk/Pages/2014LatestIssue91.aspx)
8. Kamal Arif M., Thamer Al Shehab, 2014, ‘Sustainability through Natural Cooling: Bioclimatic Design and Traditional Architecture’, Study of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Vol. 3, Issue 1, pp 116-120 (ISSN 2326-5892), U.S.A. (http://www.seipub.org/scea/paperInfo.aspx?ID=13643)
9. Kamal Arif M., Saraswat S. 2014, ‘Emerging Trends in Tall Building Design: Environmental Sustainability through Renewable Energy Technologies’, Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Vol. 2, Issue 3, pp 116-120 (ISSN 2332-1091) Horizon Research Publishing Corporations, U.S.A. (http://www.hrpub.org/journals/article_info.php?aid=1317)
10. Kamal Arif M., 2013, ‘Le Corbusier’s solar shading strategy for the tropical environment: A Sustainable Approach’, Journal of Architectural Research and Studies, Thammasat University, pp 19-26, THAILAND.
11. Kamal Arif M., 2013, ‘Evaluation of Evaporative Cooling Techniques for Energy Efficiency in Buildings ’, Study of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Vol. 2, Issue 3 (ISSN 2326-5892), U.S.A.
12. Kamal Arif M., Brar T. S., 2012, ‘Evaporative cooling techniques in buildings: A step towards mitigating global warming and climate change ’, SPANDREL – Journal of SPA Bhopal, Issue 5 (ISSN 2231-4601) INDIA.
13. Kamal Arif M., 2012, ‘A study of Traditional Built Form of Jeddah with reference to its climatic design’, London Art and Architecture Periodical (LONAARD), Vol. 2, Issue 10, pp. 2-8 (ISSN: 2045-8150) UNITED KINGDOM (U.K.)
14. Kamal Arif M., 2012, ‘An Overview of Passive Cooling Techniques in Buildings: Design Concepts and Architectural Interventions’, Journal Acta Technica Napocensis: Civil Engineering & Architecture, Vol. 55, No. 1, pp – 84-94. (ISSN: 1221-5848) ROMANIA. (http://constructii.utcluj.ro/ActaCivilEng/download/atn/ATN2012(1)_8.pdf)
15. Kamal Arif M., 2012, ‘Reinventing traditional system for sustainable built environment: An overview of Passive Downdraft Evaporative Cooling (PDEC) technique for energy 5 of 25 conservation, Journal of Research in Architecture and Planning, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp – 56-62. (ISSN: 1728 -7715) PAKISTAN.
16. Kamal Arif M., 2012, ‘Passive Downdraft Evaporative Cooling (PDEC): An Overview’, Architecture + Design (A+D), An Indian Journal of Architecture, Vol. XXIX, No. 3, INDIA. 17. Kamal Arif M., Cetin M., 2011, ‘The Emergence and Evolution of Arabesque as Multicultural Stylistic Fusion in Islamic Art: The Case of Turkish Architecture’, Journal of Islamic Architecture, Vol. 1, Issue 4, pp – 159-166 (ISSN: 2086 -2636) INDONESIA. (http://ejournal.uin-malang.ac.id/index.php/JIA/article/view/1726)
18. Kamal Arif M., 2011, ‘Thermal Mass and its role in climatic control and energy efficiency in buildings’, SPANDREL – Journal of SPA Bhopal, Issue 2 (ISSN 2231-4601) INDIA.
19. Kamal Arif M., 2011, ‘Shading of buildings - a solar control strategy for natural cooling and energy conservation’, Architecture + Design (A+D), Vol. XXVIII, No. 3, INDIA.
20. Kamal Arif M., 2011, ‘The Study of Thermal Mass as a Passive Design Technique for Building Comfort and Energy Efficiency’, Journal of Civil Engineering & Architecture, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp 84 - 88 (ISSN: 1934-7359) U.S.A.
21. Kamal Arif M., 2011, ' Shading: A simple technique for passive cooling and energy conservation in buildings', Architecture – Time, Space and People, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp 18-23, INDIA. 22. Kamal Arif M., Cetin M., 2011, ‘Arabesque: A vital element of ornamentation in Islamic Architecture’, Context – Built, Living and Natural, Vol. 8, Issue 1, pp – 87-90 (ISSN: 0973 – 502X) INDIA. 23. Kamal Arif M., 2010, 'A study on the thermal performance of traditional courtyard houses in summer', International Journal Design + Built, Vol. 3, pp 1-9 (ISSN : 1985-6881) MALAYSIA.
24. Kamal Arif M., 2010, 'A Study on Shading of Buildings as a Preventive Measure for Passive Cooling and Energy Conservation in Buildings', International Journal of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Vol. 10, No. 06, pp 19-22 (ISSN: 2227 – 2763) U.K.
25. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2009, ‘Climate Control Strategies in Traditional Built Form of Lucknow- Case Studies', Architecture + Design, Vol. XXVI, No. 2, pp 70-78, INDIA.
26. Kamal Arif M., Rizvi S. J., 2008, ‘The recycling of waste PET Bottles as a low cost alternative composite material International Journal of Design and Manufacturing Technologies, Vol. 2, Issue 1, (ISSN: 0973 - 9106) INDIA.
27. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2008, ‘Climate Responsive Landscape Design’, Journal of Indian Institute of Architects, Vol. 73, Issue 08, pp 23-25 INDIA.
28. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2008, ‘An appraisal of Traditional Architecture of Lucknow with Reference to its Natural Environment Control System’, Journal of Indian Institute of Architects, Vol. 73, Issue 06, pp 07-11 INDIA.
29. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2006, ‘Energy Efficiency in Traditional Built FormCase Studies’, Journal of Indian Building Congress, Vol. Thirteen, No. 3, pp. 222-228, INDIA  
30. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2006, ‘Climatic Responsiveness in Traditional Built Form: Lucknow- A Case Study’, Journal of Indian Institute of Architects, Vol. 71, Issue 2, pp 20-23 INDIA.

TECHNICAL NOTE IN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL
1. Kamal Arif M., 2013, ‘An Assessment of Climatic Design Strategy for Low Energy Residential Buildings in Hot and Arid Climate’, Asian Journal of Civil Engineering’, Vol. 14, No. 5, Pp. 747-754, IRAN (http://www.bhrc.ac.ir/portal/Default.aspx?tabid=1254)

RESEARCH CHAPTER PUBLISHED IN BOOKS
1. Kamal Arif M., Brar T. S., Emerson P., 2014, ‘Recycling of Construction and Demolition Waste Material for Energy savings in India, Materials and Technologies for Green Construction, Key Engineering Materials. Vol. 632, ISSN: 1013-9826, Trans Tech Publications, SWITZERLAND.
2. Kamal Arif M., Brar T. S., 2013, ‘Low Energy Residential Building Design for Hot Arid Climate’, Advanced Material Research Periodical, Vol. 689, pp. 114-118, Trans Tech Publications, SWITZERLAND.
3. Kamal Arif M.., Hussain Anwar, 2015, ‘Energy Efficient Sustainable Building Materials: An Overview’, Sustainable Building Materials and Materials for Energy Efficiency, Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 650, pp. 38-50, Trans Tech Publication, SWITZERLAND. (ISBN- 13-978-3-03835-490-1).
4. Kamal Arif M., Brar T. S., Emerson P., 2014, ‘Recycling of construction and demolition waste material for energy savings in india’, Materials and Technologies for Green Construction, Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 632, pp. 107-117, Trans Tech Publication, SWITZERLAND. (ISBN-13-978-3-03835-329-4).
5. Kamal Arif M., Brar T. S., 2013, ‘Low Energy Residential Building Design for Hot Arid Climate’, Advanced Material Research Periodical, Vol. 689, pp. 114-118, Trans Tech Publication, SWITZERLAND.
6. Kamal Arif M., 2011, ‘Brise Soleil: Le Corbusier’s solar shading strategy for the tropical environment’, Contemporary Architecture: Beyond Corbusierism, MacMillian Publications, INDIA, pp 299-305. (ISBN: 978-9350-59002-7)
7. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2007, ‘Climatic Responsiveness in Traditional Built Form of Lucknow’, New Architecture and Urbanism- Development of Indian Traditions, International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture and Urbanism (INTBAU), INDIA, Pp. 201-209 (ISBN-13: 978-1443818698).
8. (http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/cspub/nau/2010/00000001/00000001/art00030)

RESEARCH PAPERS PUBLISHED IN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES/ SYMPOSIUMS
1. Kamal Arif M., 2017, ‘Evaluation of Traditional Architecture of Jaisalmer: Climatic Design Strategies and Sustainability’, 3 rd International Conference on Advances in Civil, Architecture and Environmental Engineering’ (ICCAEE 2017), 9-10 February 2017, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYASIA (http://icontes.org/confpage.php?id=6)
2. Kamal Arif M., 2016, ‘Assessment of Passive Down Draft Evaporative Cooling for Environmental Sustainability in Buildings’, International Conference on Green Buildings, Civil and Architecture Engineering’ (ICGBAE 2016), 9-10 October 2016, Dubai, UAE (http://icgbcae.urcae.org/)
3. Kamal Arif M., Sarswat Gaurav, 2015, ‘Passive Cooling through Natural Ventilation Techniques in Green Buildings: Inspirations from the Past ’, 6th International Conference in Civil Engineering, Architecture & Environmental Engineering for Sustainable Infrastructure Development (CEAESID), 24-25 January 2015, New Delhi, INDIA.
4. Kamal Arif M., 2013, ‘Climatic Control and Energy Conservation through Landscape Design’, International Conference on Architecture & Shared Built Heritage (ISBC 2013), 11 April 2013, Bali, INDONESIA, PP 63-72 (ISBN 978-967-960-344-6).
5. Kamal Arif M., Brar T., 2012, ‘Green Building Guidelines for Residential Buildings in India, International Conference on Extropianism: Towards Convergence of Human Values and Technology, 18-19 January 2013, Ansal University, Gurgaon, INDIA
6. Kamal Arif M., Brar T., 2012, ‘Low Energy Residential Building Design for hot arid climate: A green approach’, International Conference on Green Buildings Technologies and Materials (GBTM), 27-28 December 2012, Wuhan, CHINA
7. Kamal Arif M., 2012, ‘Energy Conservation in Buildings through Passive Cooling Techniques’, International Conference on Environment and Humanities, 18-20 August 2012, Colombo, SRI LANKA, PP 84-88 (ISBN 978-81-920431-2-8).
8. Kamal Arif M., 2012, ‘Traditional housing characteristics of Jeddah with reference to their climatic appropriateness: A sustainable approach’, International Symposium GreenAge II: Sustainable Sociiety and Green Economy, 26-27 April 2012, Istanbul, TURKEY.
9. Kamal Arif M., 2011, ‘Brise Soleil: Le Corbusier’s solar shading strategy for the tropical environment’, Int. Conference on Contemporary Architecture: Beyond Corbusierism, 14-16 October 2011, Chandigarh, INDIA, pp 299-305. (ISBN: 978-9350-59002-7)
10. Kamal Arif M., 2011, ‘Learning from the Past: Climatic Appropriateness in Traditional Domestic Architecture of Lucknow in summer’, Heritage 2011, International Conference on Conservation of Architecture, Urban Areas, Nature & Landscape, 13-15 March 2011, Amman, JORDAN
11. Kamal Arif M., 2010, "Recycling of Waste PET Bottles as a Voluminous Alternative Material for Making Composite Panels", The Second International Conference on Sustainable Architecture & Urban Development, Amman, JORDAN (http://www.irbnet.de/daten/iconda/CIB22600.pdf)
12. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, 2009, 'Low energy Traditional Architecture of Lucknow', Global Conference on Renewables & Energy Efficiency for desert regions, Amman, JORDAN
13. Kamal Arif M., Rizvi S. J. A., 2007, ‘Waste PET Bottles: A low cost alternative composite material for roofing’, 2 nd International conference on Recent Advances in Composite Materials, New Delhi, INDIA
14. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2006, ‘Natural and Passive Techniques in Traditional Built Form of Lucknow’, International Technical Symposium, MIT, Aurangabad, INDIA, Pp 269-276.
15. Kamal Arif M., 2005, ‘The Climatic Responsiveness in Traditional Built Form of Lucknow’, The Second International Conference on Technology, Knowledge & Society, organized by Common Ground, Australia at Hyderabad, INDIA. (http://data.commonground.com.au/program/TC05dec_Prog27_11.pdf)

RESEARCH PAPER PUBLISHED IN NATIONAL CONFERENCES/ SEMINARS
1. Kamal Arif M., Feb. 2007, ‘Signage in Urban Environment’, National Seminar on Contemporary Urban Issues, Sathyabhama University, Chennai. Pp 74-75.
2. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2006, ‘Climatic Responsiveness in Traditional Architecture’ Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore Pp 93-98.
3. Kamal Arif M., Saxena R., 2006, ‘The impact of Signage on Urban Environment’, National Seminar on Infrastructure Management for New World Order and Systems, MITS, Gwalior.
4. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2006, ‘Energy Conservation in Traditional Built Form’ First National Convention on Green & Intelligent Design & Construction, CEPT University, Ahmedabad.
5. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2005, ‘Climate Responsiveness in Traditional Buildings: A Sustainable Approach’, National seminar on Sustainable Infrastructure for National Development at Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. Pp. 225-232.
6. Kamal Arif M., Najamuddin, Pushplata, 2003, ‘Energy Conservation with Passive Solar Landscaping’, National Convention on Planning for Sustainable Built Environment, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal. Pp. 92-99.
7. Kamal Arif M., Ahuja R., 2002, ‘Signage and Urban Environment’, National Conference on Planning of Cities of Uttaranchal in relation to Vernacular Architecture. IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, Pp. 41-46.

RESEARCH PROJECTS
1. A Study of Traditional Domestic Architecture of Saudi Arabia with Reference to its Climatic Responsiveness, (Project No. JP 091005), 2010, KFUPM, SAUDI ARABIA. (http://www1.kfupm.edu.sa/dsr/research/newsletter/RNV%20331a%20January%202010% 20issue.pdf) 9 of 25
2. Nomination for Collaborative Project on Developing a Computational Intelligent Energy Conscious Support-System in Urban Settlements, (Project No. FP7-ICT-2011-7) European Union, 2011, BRUSSELS.

Ph. D. SUPERVISION / EXPERT 
1. Ph.D. Supervisor – Ms. Tanaya Verma, Shushant School of Art & Architecture, Ansal University, Gurgaon, INDIA
2. Ph. D. Resource Person/ Expert – Ms. Farheen Bano, Govt. College of Architecture, Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow, INDIA

EDITOR / EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS
1. Editor-in-Chief – American Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Science and Education Publishing Co. Ltd., USA. (http://www.sciepub.com/journal/AJCEA/editors) 2. Guest Editor – International Journal of Architecture Research, Scientific and Academic Publishing, U.S.A. (http://www.sapub.org/Journal/specialissue.aspx?journalid=1043)
3. Editor - Journal of Structural Engineering and Architectural Technology (JSEAT), Science Park Journals, LAGOS. (http://scienceparkjournals.org/JSEAT/editors.htm)
4. Editor, Journal of Civil Engineering and Construction Technology, NIGERIA. (http://www.academicjournals.org/jcect/Editors.htm)
5. Editor, Journal of Advance Research in Construction and Architectural Engineering, INDIA. (http://technology.adrpublications.com/index.php/JoARCAE/about/editorialTeam) 6. Editor, International Research Journal of Architecture and Engineering Technology (IRJAET), NIGERIA (http://aestheticjournals.org/editors/irjaet/)
7. Editor, Journal of Civil Engineering and Science, The World Academy Publishing Company, HONG KONG. (http://www.academicpub.org/JCES/EditorialBoard.aspx)

PUBLICATION/ PROGRAM CHAIR
1. Program Chair, 8 th International Conference on Material and Manufacturing Technologies (ICMMT 2017), 4-6 May 2017, Singapore, SINGAPORE (http://www.icmmt.org/committee.html)
2. Publication Chair, International Conference on Environmental Protection and Urban Development (CEPUD 2016), 1-3 June 2017, Siem Reap, CAMBODIA (http://www.cepud.org/com.html)
3. International Program Committee Chairs (India), Int. Conference on Advanced Materials and Building Materials (CAMBM-2017), 21-22 April 2017, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYASIA (http://www.icambm.org/com.html)
4. Program Co-Chair, International Conference on Building Material and Construction (ICBMC 2016), 24-25 February 2016, Ho Chi Minh, VIETNAM (http://www.icbmc.org/com.html)
5. Program Co-Chair, 2nd International Conference on Building Material and Construction (ICBMC 2017), 25-27 February 2017, Hanoi, VIETNAM (http://www.icbmc.org/com.html)
6. Editor, Innovative Research Publication, Minnesota, U.S.A. (http://www.innovativeresearchpublication.com/EDITORIALBOARD.aspx)
7. Editor-in-Chief - International Conference on Structural and Civil Engineering, (SCE 2013), 21-22 June 2013, Lucknow, INDIA. (http://sce.theides.org/2013/comm.htm)

AWARDS/ HONOURS

· Shortlisted Entry for Glass Mural Design, Creativity & Innovation Day Contest, 2011 organized by Glazette, India.
· Awarded Junior Faculty Development Grant, 2010, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia.
· Awarded Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) Fellowship to pursue Ph.D. at IIT Roorkee, 2002.
· Awarded Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) Fellowship to pursue Master of Architecture at IIT Roorkee, 2000
· Secured 80.37 Percentile (125th AIR) in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2000, conducted by IIT, Kharagpur.
· Full fee studentship for 4 years (1996-2000) during Bachelor of Architecture at AMU Aligarh on the basis of excellent academic record
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