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School of Architecture

Kapila Silva
Associate Professor, Architecture
Primary office:
(785) 864-1150
Marvin Studios, room #132


Summary

Research

Social, Cultural, and Psychological Aspects of Architectural Design and Urban Design

Environmental Design Policy in Developing Countries

Issues related to Revitalization, Preservation, and Management of Historic Buildings and Urban Settings

Community Participation in Urban Design, Settlement Planning, and Preservation

Research Interests

  • Culture
  • Urbanism
  • Vernacular architecture
  • Historic preservation
  • Heritage management
  • World Heritage
  • Environment-behavior studies

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