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Dr Nayeem Asif

Assistant Professor

Architecture

KAED

Islam and Built Environment, Mosque Architecture, Community Development, Space Syntax, Urban Studies, Design Visualization, Qualitative Research Methodology

Nayeem Asif has obtained his PhD from Universiti Putra Malaysia. His field of expertise is spatial analysis in built environment and also Islamic Architecture. Nayeem is currently working on assessing the spatial performance of urban mosques in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Ph.D., M.Sc. (Architectural Studies), B.Arch.

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  1. Utaberta, Nangkula and Asif, Nayeem Asif (2017) Mosques as emergency shelters in disaster prone regions. Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, 25 (S). pp. 567-574. ISSN 0128-7702 E-ISSN 2231-8534
  2. Mohd Rasdi, Mohd Tajuddin and Kanesh, Kavin and Utaberta, Nangkula and Asif, Nayeem Asif (2020) An historical study of the ministry of federal territories building in Putrajaya within the perspective of the discourse on the national architectural identity of administrative architecture. In: International Conference on Sustainable Design, Engineering, Management and Sciences 2019 ( ICSDEMS 2019), 16th-17th October 2019, Kuala Lumpur.
  3. Ismail, Sumarni and Liu, Yuzhou and Asif, Nayeem and Sabil, Azmal (2019) The relevancy of mosque architecture in a multi-faith country: China as a case. In: Mosque architecture: present issues and future ideas (عمارة المسجد: قضايا الحاضر وأفكار المستقبل). Abdullatif Al Fozan Award for Mosque Architecture and Institut Terjemahan & Buku Malaysia Berhad, Wangsa Maju, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 5-14. ISBN 978-967-460-840-8
  4. Asif, Nayeem Asif and Utaberta, Nangkula and Sabil, Azmal Bin and Ismail, Sumarni (2018) Reflection of cultural practices on syntactical values: An introduction to the application of space syntax to vernacular Malay architecture. Frontiers of Architectural Research, 7 (4). pp. 521-529. ISSN 2095-2635
  5. Asif, Nayeem Asif and Utaberta, Nangkula and Sarram, Arman (2018) Towards a paradigm shift in mosque architecture: coping up with the challenges of contemporary urban context. In: INSIGHT 2018 1st International Conference on Religion, Social Sciences and Technological Education, 25th-26th September 2018, Nilai, Negeri Sembilan.
  6. Utaberta, Nangkula and Mohd Sauffie, Nur Fatin and Supni, Siti Asikin and Asif, Nayeem Asif (2018) Issues on effective energy management system for vertical development of urban mosque in Malaysia. Journal Design + Built, 11 (1). pp. 1-7. ISSN 1985-6881
  7. Utaberta, Nangkula and Mohd Sauffie, Nur Fatin and Chang, Sook Yee and Asif, Nayeem (2018) Urban mosques among high-rise: the issue of parking efficiency within compact urban settings. Journal Design + Built, 11 (1). pp. 1-9. ISSN 1985-6881
  8. Utaberta, Nangkula and Asif, Nayeem and Mohd Rasdi, Mohd Tajuddin and Mohd Rasdi, Mohd Yazid and Ismail, Nor Atiah and Ismail, Sumarni (2015) The concept of mosque based on Islamic philosophy : a review based on early Islamic texts and practices of the early generation of the Muslims. Advances in Environmental Biology, 9 (5). pp. 371-374. ISSN 1995-0756 E-ISSN 1998-1066
  9. Asif, Nayeem Asif and Utaberta, Nangkula and Othuman Mydin, M. A. and Mohd Yunos, Mohd Yazid (2015) Redefining Islamic garden: comparative analysis of approaches, ideas and design framework. Jurnal Teknologi, 75 (9). pp. 77-81. ISSN 0127-9696 E-ISSN 2180–3722
  10. Asif, Nayeem Asif and Utaberta, Nangkula and Mydin, Md Azree Othman (2016) Evaluating the potential of mosque institution in contributing to the Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) System. Research Journal of Fisheries and Hydrobiology, 11 (3). pp. 153-157. ISSN 1816-9112
  11. Asif, Nayeem and Utaberta, Nangkula (2016) Masjid- the spiritual and physical hub for community development. WARIS Research Group, FRSB, UPM, Kuala Lumpur. ISBN 978-967-960-4061
  12. Utaberta, Nangkula and Asif, Nayeem Asif and Z., Hamzah (2016) Evaluating possible innovative and sustainable approach of mosque in contemporary world. Journal Design + Built, 9. pp. 56-61. ISSN 1985-6881
  13. Asif, Nayeem Asif and Utaberta, Nangkula and Mohd Yunos, Mohd Yazid and Ismail, Nor Atiah and Ismail, Sumarni (2015) Inactive mosques : The crisis of contemporary Muslim communities. Advances in Environmental Biology, 9 (5). pp. 367-370. ISSN 1995-0756 E-ISSN 1998-1066
  14. Asif, Nayeem Asif and Utaberta, Nangkula (2018) Utilizing student generated writing on wiki platform to enrich Malay literature content on built environment. In: 2nd International Conference on Education, Business, Islamic and Technology 2018 (ICEBIT), 1st-2nd September 2018, Langkawi, Kedah.
  15. Asif, Nayeem and Utaberta, Nangkula and Sarram, Arman (2019) Architectural styles of Malaysian mosque: suitability in compact urban settings. In: International Conference on Built Environment and Engineering 2018 - “Enhancing Construction Industry Through IR4.0” (IConBEE2018), 29-30, 2018, Johor.
  16. Asif, Nayeem and Utaberta, Nangkula and Sarram, Arman and Ismail, Sumarni (2018) Design framework for urban mosque in the city of Kuala Lumpur : A qualitative approach. International Journal of Architectural Research: ArchNet-IJAR, 12 (3). pp. 170-182.
  17. Utaberta, Nangkula and Sabil, Azmal and Asif, Nayeem Asif and Zhengan, Tan and Kiat, Aw Tai (2019) The role of traditional market in the traditional Islamic cities : case studies of Tebriz Bazaar and grand Bazaar Tehran. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 8 (1.9). pp. 622-625. ISSN 1793-8236
  18. Asif, Nayeem and Utaberta, Nangkula and Sabil, Azmal (2019) Bridging the gap for Malay literature content on built environment through wiki as a collaborative writing tool. International Journal of Engineering &Technology, 8 (1.9). pp. 547-550. ISSN 2227-524X
  19. Darkhani, Faiza and Asif, Nayeem Asif and Utaberta, Nangkula and Sabil, Azmal and Mohd Ali, Mohd Hafiz and Rahman, Zaim Akmal Abd (2019) Street, landscape and courtyard: study on the essence of public space in Islamic built environment. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 8 (1.9 (2019)). pp. 543-546. ISSN 0975-8364 E-ISSN 2249-3255
  20. Asif, Nayeem Asif and Utaberta, Nangkula and Sarram, Arman (2019) Urban mosque in the compact city of Kuala Lumpur: suitability and design considerations. Geographia Technica, 14 (Special Issue). pp. 138-147. ISSN 2065-4421 E-ISSN 1842-5135

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1The relevancy of mosque architecture in a multi-faith country: China as a case92
2The concept of mosque based on Islamic philosophy : a review based on early Islamic texts and practices of the early generation of the Muslims59
3Design framework for urban mosque in the city of Kuala Lumpur : A qualitative approach45
4Street, landscape and courtyard: study on the essence of public space in Islamic built environment43
5Bridging the gap for Malay literature content on built environment through wiki as a collaborative writing tool40
6Architectural styles of Malaysian mosque: suitability in compact urban settings39
7Urban mosque in the compact city of Kuala Lumpur: suitability and design considerations37
8The role of traditional market in the traditional Islamic cities : case studies of Tebriz Bazaar and grand Bazaar Tehran36
9Mosques as emergency shelters in disaster prone regions36
10Evaluating the potential of mosque institution in contributing to the Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) System35
11Inactive mosques : The crisis of contemporary Muslim communities34
12Masjid- the spiritual and physical hub for community development33
13An historical study of the ministry of federal territories building in Putrajaya within the perspective of the discourse on the national architectural identity of administrative architecture32
14Reflection of cultural practices on syntactical values: An introduction to the application of space syntax to vernacular Malay architecture31
15Urban mosques among high-rise: the issue of parking efficiency within compact urban settings31
16Issues on effective energy management system for vertical development of urban mosque in Malaysia31
17Evaluating possible innovative and sustainable approach of mosque in contemporary world29
18Redefining Islamic garden: comparative analysis of approaches, ideas and design framework19
19Utilizing student generated writing on wiki platform to enrich Malay literature content on built environment17
20Towards a paradigm shift in mosque architecture: coping up with the challenges of contemporary urban context9