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RIBA announce shortlist for President's Awards for Research 2010

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) have released a shortlist for the annual RIBA President's Awards for Research 2010. The awards reward and encourage outstanding research in architecture. The shortlist is as follows:

RIBA President's Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis
Victoria Perry, Bartlett School of Architecture, Slavery, Sugar and the Sublime
Yat Ming Loo, Bartlett School of Architecture, City of Non-Descript: Post Colonial Architecture and Urban Space in Kuala Lumpur
Jan Kattein, Bartlett School of Architecture, The Architectural Chronicle - Diary of an Architecture Practice
Nikolaos D. Karydis, University of Bath, Early Byzantine Vaulted Construction in Churchs of the Western Coastal Plains and River Valleys of Asia Minor

RIBA President's Award for Outstanding University-located Research
Ralf Brand, University of Manchester, The Urban Environment - Mirror and Mediator of Radicalisation?
Albena Yaneva, University of Manchester, An Ethnography of Architecture
Kester Rattenbury and Murray Fraser, University of Westminster, Archigram Archival Project

RIBA President's Award for Outstanding Professional Practice-located Research
CJ Lim and Ed Liu, Studio8 Architects, Smartcities and Eco-warriors
Andrew Waugh, Waugh Thistleton Architects, Stadthaus, Murray Grove
Dawson Stelfox, Consarc Design Group, Stone by Stone - a guide to building stone in the Northern Ireland environment
Christian Derix, Aedas Architects, Open Framework for Spatial Simulation: the computation of design knowledge for architectural and urban spaces

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