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1. THE ORGANIZATION AND STAFF

 

1.1. SCIENTIFIC COUNCIL 

President 

Vítor Oliveira

Universidade do Porto

(2020)

Vice-President Stael Pereira da Costa Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (2020)

Councillors

David Viana

Nottingham Trent University

(2020)

 

Eneida Mendonça

Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo  

(2020)

 

Frederico de Holanda

Universidade de Brasilia

(2018)

 

Jorge Correia

Universidade do Minho

(2018)

 

Karin Schwabe

Universidade Estadual de Maringá

(2020)

 

Teresa Marat-Mendes

ISCTE-IUL

(2019)

(Dates in brackets denote ends of terms of service)        

 

 

2. HISTORY

The following articles provide synthesis on the study of urban form in Portugal and Brazil and have been published in Urban Morphology, the journal of the International Seminar on Urban Form.

Costa S, Teixeira C (2014) 'The study of urban form in Brazil', Urban Morphology, 18(2), 119-27. 

Oliveira, V.; Barbosa, M.; Pinho, P. (2011) “The study of urban form in Portugal”, Urban Morphology, 15(1), 55-66.

 

 

3. PROJECTS

3.1. THE STUDY OF URBAN FORM IN PORTUGAL  

This is a book on the study of urban form in Portugal mainly developed by its founding members that has been published in 2015 by UPORTO Editorial. The first part of the book is an overview on Portuguese urban morphology, making evident the three disciplinary backgrounds that are more relevant in the national context: historical, geographical, and architectural. The second part focuses on a set of specific morphological approaches, including space syntax, cellular automata and agent based modeling. Finally, the third part of the book explores the relationships between the morphological analysis and the design of the contemporary city.

 

PNUM CONSTITUTION

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PNUM ANNUAL REPORTS

(as published in Urban Morphology):

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PNUM Report 2011-12 pdf.jpg

PNUM Report 2012-13 pdf.jpg

PNUM Report 2013-14 pdf.jpg

PNUM Report 2014-15 pdf.jpg

PNUM Report 2015-16 pdf.jpg

 

PNUM CONFERENCES - REPORTS

(as published in Urban Morphology):

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ISUF2014 Report pdf.jpg

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