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Review the impact of outdoor environment and the quality of life

Eusuf, Muhammad Abu and Mohit, Mohammad Abdul and Sami Eusuf, MMR and Ibrahim, Mansor (2014) Review the impact of outdoor environment and the quality of life. In: AMER International Conference on Quality of Life (AicQoL 2014), 4th-5th Jan. 2014, The Pacific Sutera Hotel, Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabau, Sabah.

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Abstract

The features of outdoor environment in urban spaces and morphology affect the quality of life (QoL) of urban inhabitants and visitors. The aim of this study is to develop an extensive supposition on the parametric valuation related to the modification of the urban environment and inhabitant’s QoL by thorough literature review, field observation and proposal on an alternative design strategy. The parameters include microclimatic conditions, urban space and traffic, waste minimization and other factors influences are needed to consider for intensive investigation. Its play a key role on the modification of QoL and directly affects the dweller attitude and behaviour.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Additional Information: 3634/34209
Uncontrolled Keywords: outdoor thermal environment; microclimate; urban space and urban community; human attitude and behaviour.
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) > TA170 Environmental engineering
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Architecture
Depositing User: Dr. Engr. Muhammad Abu Eusuf
Date Deposited: 13 Jan 2014 16:25
Last Modified: 20 Jun 2018 16:18
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/34209

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