Nabil Mohareb

Nabil Mohareb
Faculty: Architectural Position: Director of The Faculty of Architectural –Tripoli BranchOffice Number: Director Office Block F Third FloorPhone: 06218400Ext: 4201E-mail: n.mohareb@bau.edu.lb

Biography

Nabil Mohareb received his Ph.D. in 2008 and M.Sc. in Architectural Engineering in 2003, both from the Alexandria University, in addition to another Ph.D  in architecture 2015 from University of Liverpool. He obtained his B.S. in Architecture from Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University in 1997. He is Associate Professor in Faculty and the Head of the Faculty Branch in Tripoli from 2010 to present. 

CV

Teaching

Research

Research

a-         Publications in Refereed International Journals

2012    Mohareb, N. Kronenburg, R. “Spatial Analysis of Urban Edges in Arab Historic Walled Cities: Alexandria as a Case Study.” Planning Perspective 27:3, 439-452, Routledge

2011    Mohareb NI “Emergency evacuation model: accessibility as a starting point.” Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Urban Design and Planning 164 (4): 215–224, http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/udap.2011.164.4.215.

2010    Mohareb NI “Land use as a sustainability indicator for Arab cities.” Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Urban Design and Planning 163 (3): 105–116, doi: 10.1680/udap. 2010.163.3.105.

2009    Mohareb, N. "Street morphology and its effect on pedestrian movement in historical Cairo." Cognitive Processing 10 (2): 253-256.

b-        Research Projects

2007-2009      Co-Investigator--Achieving Socio-cultural Sustainability in the Design of the Government-sponsored Single Family Houses in the UAE: The Case of Al Ain – A Research Project for The United Arab Emirates University, The Program of "Funding Individual Research Projects" [Grant no. 01-03-7-11/08] 2007. Due date by April 2009.

c-         Book/ Guest Editor

2017    Guest editor for the conference proceeding ‘Alternative and renewable energy quest’, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Elsevier, Spain

d-        Publications in Refereed International Conferences

2015    Mohamed, A., Mohareb, N. I, Social Networks in Space of Unplanned Settlements in Cairo Metropolitan Area. In 10th International Space Syntax Symposium, London, UK.

2013    Mohareb, N. I. Core/periphery spatial interrelation in historic cities: Tripoli (Lebanon) as a case study. In The Sustainable City VIII Conference. 2013, Putrajaya, Malaysia.

2012    Mohareb, N. I., Kronenburg R. Arab walled cities: investigating peripheral patterns in historic Cairo, Damascus, Alexandria, and Tripoli. In 8th International Space Syntax Symposium. 2012, Santiago, Chile.

2010    Mohareb, N. I., Kronenburg R. Living on the Historical Edges: Spatial Analysis for Arab Historical Walled Cities, Alexandria as a Case Study. In Heritage 2010, 2nd International Conference on Heritage and Sustainable Development June 22-26 2010. Évora, Portugal.

2010    Mohareb, N.I. Land Use distribution as a Sustainable indicator in Arab Cities. In Conference on Technology and Sustainability. 3-6 January 2010. King Saud University, KSA.

2009    Mohareb, N.I. Re-reading Historical Cairo: Spatial Configuration Transformation. In 7th International Space Syntax Symposium. 2009. Stockholm.

2009    Mohareb, N.I. and R. Mattar. Street morphology and its effect on pedestrian movement in Historical Cairo. In 4th International Conference on Spatial Cognition ICSC 2009. Rome.

2009    Mohareb, N.I. Emergency Evacuation Model for Urban Places: Accessibility Model Framework. In International Conference on Applied Social Modelling and Simulation, ICASMS 2009. Paris, France.

2009    Mohareb, N.I. and M. Sibley. New Projects, Old Problems: Impact of Recent Developments on Alexandria’s Historic City Centre. In Traditions and Transformations: Tourism, Heritage, and Cultural Change in the Middle East and North Africa Region. Amman, Jordan.

2009    Galal, K., Mohareb, N. Achieving Socio-cultural Sustainability in the Design of the Government-sponsored Single Family Houses in the UAE: The Case of Al Ain. In 10th Annual U.A.E University research Conference, Al-Ain, UAE.

2008    Mohareb, N., A. G. ElAdawi, Ayad.H. Tourist navigation through historical sites: the spatial analysis Approach. Third International Conference, Sustainable Tourism, Malta.

2008    Mohareb, N. Tourist navigation system -the Start/ End Journey-. Instant Cities: Emergent Trends in Architecture and Urbanism in the Arab World, CSAAR 2008, American University in Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE (presentation)

2008    Mohareb, N., A. G. ElAdawi, Ayad, H. M. Decoding the Spatial Configuration Genotype of Historical Sites: Space Syntax Approach. International Forum on Islamic Architecture and Design Ideals, Innovations, and Sustainability IFIAD, Sharjah, UAE

2007    Mohareb, N. I.  Historical sites between local identity and global message. CSAAR 2007 Conference, Regional Architecture and Identity in the Age of Globalization, Tunis.

2007    Mohareb, N. I. Analysing the socio-cultural activities within urban historical sites: Space syntax approach, in the 8th Annual U.A.E University research Conference, Al-Ain, UAE

 

e-         Guest/ keynote Speaker/ Moderator

2015    Invited guest speaker at the main plenary session with the title ‘What is the vision of sustainability in developing countries?’ and moderator of session at the conference Improving Sustainability Concept in Developing Countries, Cairo, Egypt.

2015    Participate with an oral presentation at Second Forum of the Arab Association for Communication Sciences, with the title ‘The study of architectural composition and its problematic integration with commercials in urban spaces’, The Doctoral School of Arts, Human and Social Sciences of the Lebanese University, Beirut, December 2011, Lebanon.

2015    Invited guest speaker and moderator of session at conference of Urban Planning & Architectural Design for Sustainable Development at the second plenary session of title ‘Historic Centres and Tourism Development: Sustainable Paths’, Lecce, Italy.

2015    Moderator for the second session of the conference ‘Tradition 'Heritage' in our life conferences at Beirut Arab University, Tripoli Campus, Lebanon.

2013    Invited Key speaker at TEDx Azmi Street, with presentation titled: Does a place have a memory? Safadi Centre, Tripoli, Lebanon.

2011    Invited speaker at “Contemporary Tendencies in Scientific Research in the Human and Social Sciences” conference to present a paper with title “Research in urban design: an evidence based approach analyses.” Organized by: The Doctoral School of Arts, Human and Social Sciences of the Lebanese University, Beirut, December 2011, Lebanon.

2010    Invited Guest Speaker to a public lecture at the Doctoral School of Literature, Humanities & Social Sciences (Institution Affiliated to the Lebanese University). The lecture’s title is ‘Urban form in Arab/ Islamic cities’, 27 November 2010.

2010    Invited to present a lecture at American University of Sharjah with title “Land Use Distribution and Urban Form in Arab-Islamic Cities” within ARC 424 Course.

2008    Invited Guest Speaker _ Mohareb, N. I. Investigating Historical sites through their spatial configuration: Space Syntax approach. In the Proceedings of the Symposium of “Urban Development of Northern District Governorate in Kingdom of Bahrain, Bahrain.

f-         Membership of Scientific Committees and Research Teams             

2015    Scientific committee member of the conference ‘Urban Planning and Architectural Design for Sustainable Development (UPADSD) conference,’ Italy

2015    Scientific committee member of ‘the 4rd International Architectural Conservation Conference, Dubai 2016’ held in association with: Government of Dubai, and Dubai Municipality, UAE

2014    Scientific committee member of ‘Smart, Sustainable and Healthy Cities.’ The first international conference of the CIB Middle East & North Africa research network (CIB-MENA 2014). From 14 to 16 December, organised by Abu Dhabi University, UAE.

2013    Scientific committee member of ‘11th EAEA Envisioning Architecture: Design, Evaluation, Communication Conference in 2013’, Milano, Italy

2012    Scientific committee member of ‘2nd International Conference on Sustainable Architecture and Urban design, ICSAUD 2012.’ 3rd to 5th March, University Sains Malaysia, Malaysia.

2012    International Scientific Advisory Committee member of “Heritage 2012 - 3nd International Conference on Heritage and Sustainable Development - Évora- Portugal

2012    Scientific committee member of ‘the 3rd International Architectural Conservation Conference, Dubai 2012’, Dubai Municipality, UAE

2010    International Scientific Advisory Committee member of “Sustainable Tourism Conference” in 2010, Wessex Institute of Technology, UK

2010    International Scientific Advisory Committee member of “Heritage 2010 - 2nd International Conference on Heritage and Sustainable Development - Évora- Portugal

2010    Scientific Board member of 'Once Upon a Place, 1st International conference on Architecture and Fiction, Lisbon, Portugal.

2010    Editorial Board Member of ‘International Journal of Heritage and Sustainable Development’ (IJHSD) published by the Green-line Institute, UK.

2008    Scientific Committee member of the Third International CSAAR Conference titled “Emerging Trends in The Architecture and Urbanism of Arab World”, Sharjah, UAE.

2007    Member of research/ consultancy team ‘Sustainable architecture, Urban environment and community development’ at UAE University, UAE

2005    Member of the Waterfront Subcommittee, involved in creating regulations and recommendations for developing Waterfronts in Egypt. The National Council for Urban Design, Egypt

 

  h-      Delivering technical and theoretical workshops, public lectures and seminars

2015    Space Syntax Workshop at IEREK organization, Alexandria, Egypt (20 participants)

2015    Sustainable ‘syntax’ of cities workshop, architectural week: Urban Planning and Architectural Design for Sustainable Development (UPADSD) conference, Italy (19 participants)

2016    Public seminar with title ‘Urban based simulation in digital era: Spatial configuration approach’ at the Order of Engineering and Architecture in Beirut, Lebanon

 

Professional experience

2016    Invited as a jury member by the Order of Engineering in Tripoli (Lebanon) (The architectural consultancy branch) to the architectural competition of an orphanage for children at Dedda, Northern of Lebanon.

2009    Proposal for Aerospace Institute at UAE University new campus Al-Ain, UAE

2008    Residential Tower in Abu-Dhabi, UAE

2007    Member of a design team developed a proposed design for a 42 floor residential tower in Abu Dhabi, UAE

2007    Planning and schematic Design of Dubai School of Engineering- Academic City, Dubai, UAE (Proposal Design)

2006    Riviera Accommodation Resort, Union Architect's office, Cairo, Egypt

2005    Alwatany Bank of Egypt new headquarter office, Architectural Competition (Second Prize), Egypt.

2005    Head team member for Architectural and Urban Design Competition for 40 of the 40 Architect competition, Egypt.

2005    Head team member for Architectural and Urban Design Competition for Redevelopment of the Eastern Harbour, Alexandria, Feb. 2005 (mentioned prize), Egypt.

2003/2004       Architecture Competition, design ELNG (Egyptian Liquid Natural Gas Company) Main office, (First prize), Egypt.

2004-2005      Redevelopment of Pyramid plateau’s entrances (main entrances for Nazlet El-Seman, Mena House), Egypt.

2004    Head team member for Architectural and Urban Design Competition for Children and Youth Library in Egyptian Villages, Egypt.

2003    Member of team design for Architectural and Urban Design Competition for San Mark Coptic Canadian Village, Canada.

2003    Member of team design for Architectural and Urban Design Competition for Yacht Marina in Port said, Egypt.

Activities

- Attending LEED V4 workshop (2 days, 16 hours), BAU University (2015), Lebanon.

- Attending Building energy modelling simulation workshop (3 days), BAU University (2014), Lebanon.

- Attending a one-day Workshop with title: Effective Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) Management (21 August 2015), Lebanon.

- Attending two-day parametric design Workshop, BAU University (2015), Lebanon

- Attending workshop organized by CABE (UK government’s advisor on  architecture, urban design, and public space), Bristol from 21-24 June 2009, UK;

- Attending Windermere Enterprise School, 8th - 10th July 2009, Organized by Manchester University, UK;

- Attending workshop and training ‘Leadership in Action,’ Brathay Hall, 28th -31st July 2009, Organized by Vitae, UK;

- Attending ‘Managing research data well’ workshop at the University of Manchester 2009, UK;

- Attending Statistical analysis for research using SPSS course, Continuing Education Centre, 6-27 May 2009, UAE;

-Internship at Space Syntax company (almost 2months), London , UK (2007);

- Attending GIS Basics in Urban Development, UTI (Urban Training & Studies Institute Cairo, Egypt (2005).