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Dr Laura Brown

Senior Lecturer

Department: Architecture and Built Environment

Laura Brown

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Planning for Legacy in the Post-War Era of the Olympic Winter Games, Brown, L. 27 Nov 2020, In: International Journal of the History of Sport
  • Creative architectures of the Summer Olympic Games: Design, construction, legacy, Brown, L., Cresciani, M. Jul 2018, International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures (IASS) Symposium (2018)
  • Adaptable design in Olympic construction, Brown, L., Cresciani, M. 14 Dec 2017, In: International Journal of Building Pathology and Adaptation
  • Regional character in International construction: A case study for Olympic Architecture and Engineering, Brown, L., Cresciani, M. 26 Sep 2016, International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures (IASS) Symposium (2016)
  • Evaluating Perspectives of Olympic Legacy in Modern European Olympic Architecture (1948-2012), Brown, L. 2015, 12th International Post-Graduate Research Conference 2015 Proceedings, Salford, Manchester, UK, University of Salford
  • The Olympic Legacies of Roma 1960 and Athens 2004, Brown, L., Cresciani, M. 20 Aug 2015, In: Proceedings of IASS Annual Symposia, IASS 2015 Amsterdam Symposium: Future Visions – Historical Spatial Structures

Professional Activity

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  • Oral presentation: The triple legacy of Olympic cities: a morphological assessment of Olympic stadia 2021
  • Invited talk: The heritage of the Games: Using archives to interpret urban change in Olympic host cities 2020
  • Oral presentation: Design for legacy: Alternative urban visions of the Winter Olympic Games 2020
  • Organising a conference, workshop, ...: Congress of Youth & Winter Sports 2020
  • Invited talk: Architectural heritage in the post-1948 European Summer Olympic host cities 2019
  • Participating in a conference, workshop, ...: Joint International Conference of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures (IASS) 2019 and Structural Membranes 2019 2019
  • Oral presentation: Emerging typologies in Olympic development 2019
  • Participating in a conference, workshop, ...: International Society for the History of Physical Education and Sport (ISHPES) Congress 2019 2019
  • Participating in a conference, workshop, ...: Visually mediated research 2019
  • Participating in a conference, workshop, ...: International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities (IAKS) Spring Event 2019

Qualifications

  • Architecture PhD March 04 2020
  • Architecture MA (Hons) June 24 2014
  • Architecture BA (Hons) June 23 2011
  • Sport BSc (Hons) June 30 2007
  • Art and Design (other/general) BTEC Advanced Diploma October 22 2004
  • Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA) 2019


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