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    • The kitchen activities and needs of the middle-income Turkish household 

      Kutlusoy Güvenç, Sibel (Bilkent University, 1992)
      In this research, the kitchen activities and needs of the urban middle-income Turkish household have been examined, in order to improve space and storage facilities in the kitchens of social housing units. A field survey ...
    • Lighting merchandising areas in shops 

      Adalıoğlu, İpek (Bilkent University, 1995)
      The purpose of this study is to evaluate the factors affecting the lighting design of the merchandising areas and depending on the findings, to achieve lighting criteria that are necessary to constitute a comfortable ...
    • Lighting of open plan (automated) offices 

      Öner, İlkin (Bilkent University, 1995)
      Lighting in Open Plan (Automated) offices is an important factor for the workers performance and productivity. Generally, physiological and psychological requirements of the office lighting are being neglected while designing ...
    • Location preferences of groups in public leisure spaces: the case of Likya Cafe in Ankara 

      Altay, Can (Bilkent University, 1999)
      In this study, public leisure spaces are examined considering the social and spatial behavior of occupant groups. After an introduction to the concepts of leisure, its types, its relations with public life and cultural ...
    • Marketing and selling techniques for interior design services 

      Çetinkaya, Kaan (Bilkent University, 1995)
      Throughout the thesis marketing and selling techniques for interior design services are examined. The emergence of marketing professional services and the reasons that create the needs for marketing interior design services ...
    • Monument lighting 

      Tural, Mehmed Alp (Bilkent University, 2001)
      This thesis is related with the concept of monument lighting. It focuses on the interaction between two elements of art; light and the monument, and also the interaction between human and monument regarding the psychological, ...
    • Noise problem in primary schools in Ankara 

      Özüpek, Ayşegül (Bilkent University, 1994)
      In this study, the problem of noise in primary schools is examined, by indicating the negative effects of this problem on the physiological, psychological, and social well-being of human beings, and on the effectiveness ...
    • Passive sound control in symphony concert hall design 

      Şahin, Ebru (Bilkent University, 1995)
      In this study, passive sound control in symphony concert hall was studied. Necessary criteria for concert halls were described and design of the enclosure for music is examined. An experimental study was done so as to make ...
    • Perception and evaluation of spaciousness in interior spaces 

      Demirörs, Çiğdem (Bilkent University, 1994)
      Man and Built-Environment studies have incre^ased rapidly in recent years, leading to a better understanding and eKamini^tion of the effects of different architectural variables on the assessment of interior spaces. The ...
    • Perception and experience of incivility by urban youth : a field survey in Ankara 

      Muğan, Güliz (Bilkent University, 2009)
      There is a growing interest in studying (in)civility within the contemporary urban context due to disordered image of the city. This study focuses on incivilities resulting from daily encounters with strangers and ...
    • Perception of spatial enclosure as a function of different space boundaries 

      Elver, Tuğçe (Bilkent University, 2018-07)
      The aim of this research is to examine the relationship between the perception of spaciousness and curvilinear boundaries related to different specific properties of the environment such as size, light, texture and color. ...
    • Place attachment in gated communities : a case study in Bilkent housing settlements 

      Akçal, Ayberk (Bilkent University, 2004)
      This study brings out an analytical framework to the issue of place attachment in relation with the concepts such as place identity and environmental preferences in newly emerging communities in Turkey. With the increasing ...
    • Planning considerations for underground train stations 

      Altay, Yunus (Bilkent University, 1997)
      The basic design considerations of an underground train station are tried to be defined and examined in this study. The issues covered are, basically, the circulation and spatial orientation, satisfaction of psychological ...
    • Post occupancy evaluation with building values approach 

      Akman, Elçin (Bilkent University, 2002)
      Evaluation of buildings and their environments has an effective role in the building process in order to assess the efficiency of designed environments. Both at the academic and professional level, the most practical, ...
    • Post-occupancy evaluation on environmental quality in new development areas: the case of Eryaman 

      Duyar, Umut (Bilkent University, 1996)
      In this work, it is aimed to evaluate new development areas by means of four measures: appropriation of space, affordances of environment, allocation of functions and contribution by inhabitants. They are derived from ...
    • Postmodernism as an interior space design approach 

      Güven, Yılmaz Burak (Bilkent University, 1993)
      This thesis discusses the postmodern condition in postindustrialist societies and its impact on architecture and interior design. The sociological and philosophical conditions that prepare and form the postmodern, ...
    • Preference for environmental attributes for different setting types 

      Çebi, Aslı İpek (Bilkent University, 2007)
      This study focuses on the attributes affecting environmental preference for different settings. In everyday life, all setting types have alternatives and each individual make preferences within those alternatives. The ...
    • Preference of patients and medical doctors on the characteristics of interior walls: the case of Oncology Hospital of Hacettepe University 

      Tanrıöver, Sezin (Bilkent University, 1998)
      In this study, the effects of the most striking architectural component in a space; the interior walls in medical settings, especially in Oncology Hospitals and the preferences of cancer patients and medical doctors on ...
    • Private and public use of the living room : an upper income case in Ankara 

      Yıldırım, Yonca (Bilkent University, 2010)
      The main focus of this study is examining the activities that are performed in the living room and interior design of the living room. In the living room both private and public activities can be performed. Living room ...
    • Process oriented value judgments of actor groups in mass housing : the case of Eryaman fourth stage, Ankara 

      Altay, Can (Bilkent University, 2004)
      This study is an attempt to develop an understanding of the mass housing process, through establishing a wider perspective to acknowledge the contributions of various groups. The theoretical structure of the study is ...