www.Q-urbarch.org is an online resource that outlines efforts undertaken as part of key research projects. The site includes links to research publications, different types of information of interest to architects, urban designers, and planners who are seeking to expand their knowledge on architecture and urban environment of the Middle East.

Books and Book Chapters

Books
Salama, A. M., & Wiedmann, F. (2013). Demystifying Doha: On Architecture and Urbanism in an Emerging City. Routledge: London. ISBN # 9781409466345

Wiedmann, F. (2012). Post-oil Urbanism in the Gulf: New Evolutions in Governance and the Impact on Urban Morphologies. Stuttgart. ISBN # 978-3838133652


Book Chapters
Salama, A. M. (2017). Evolution in the Arabic Region. In Carughi, U. and Visone, M. (eds.), Time Frames: Conservation Policies for Twentieth-Century Architectural Heritage. Routledge: London. PP. 365-371. ISBN #. 9781472489296.

Salama, A. M. (2016). Evolutionary Interventions in Search of National Architectural Identity. In Molinari, L. and Jaidah, I. (eds.), AEB 1966-2016: Fifty Years of Architectural Design in Qatar. Skira: Milan, Italy. PP. 8-19. ISBN # 978-88-572-2860-8.

Wiedmann, F. (2016). Real estate liberalization as catalyst of urban transformation in the Persian Gulf. In M. Kamrava (Ed.), Gateways to the World: Port Cities (pp. 157-182). London.

Salama, A. M. and Wiedmann, F. (2016). Fragmentation and Continuity in Qatar's Urbanism: Towards a Hub Vision. In Tok, M. E., Alkhater, L. R. M., and Pal, L. A. (eds.), Policy-Making in a Transformative State. Plagrave Macmillam: London. PP. 155-177. ISBN # (online) 978-1-137-46639-6 and (Print) 978-1-137-46638-9, DOI: 10.1057/978-1-137-46639-6_6

Salama, A. M. (2016). Epilogue: Urban Landscapes and Future Sustainable Urban Qualities in Middle Eastern Cities. In M. Gharipour (ed.), Contemporary Urban Landscapes of the Middle East. . (Hardback ed.). Routledge: London. PP. 255-265. ISBN # 978-1-1388-4959-4.

Salama, A. M. Wiedmann, F., Khalfani, F., Al Maimani, A. (2016). Dynamics of Populations and Urban Open Spaces in the Emerging City of Doha. In. G. Katodrytis and S. Syed (eds.), Gulf Cities as Interfaces. Gulf Research Center, University of Cambridge, PP.185-206.

Wiedmann, F., Conventz, S., Salama, A. M., and Thierstein, A. (2016). The Role of Advanced Producer Service Firms in the Development of Urban Diversity in Doha. In. G. Katodrytis & S. Syed (eds.), Gulf Cities as Interfaces. Gulf Research Center, University of Cambridge, PP 27-50.

Salama, A. M. (2015). The Emerging Urban Landscape in the Southern Persian Gulf. In M. Kamrava (ed.), Gateways to the World: Port Cities in the Persian Gulf. Hurst Publishers: London. ISBN # 9781849045636.

Salama, A. M. (2015). A Socio-Anthropological Approach for Exploring Housing Culture in Contemporary Cairo. In A. Picone (ed.), Culture mediterranee dell’abitare: Mediterranean housing cultures. (pp. 128-137). (Inhabiting the Future; Vol. 7). CLEAN Publishers, Napoli, Italy. ISBN 978-88-8497-493-8.

Salama, A. M. (2014). Media Coverage and Users' Reactions: Al Azhar Park in Cairo Re-examined. In W. Preiser, A. Davis, A. M. Salama, and A. Hardy (eds.), Architecture Beyond Criticism: Expert Judgment and Performance Evaluation. (Hardback ed.). Routledge: London, PP. 91-103. ISBN # 978-0-415-72532-3.

Salama, A. M. (2014). A Century of Architecture in the Arabian Peninsula: Evolving Isms and Multiple Architectural Identities in a Growing Region. In G. George Arbid (ed.), Architecture from the Arab world (1914-2014): A Selection: Bahrain Catalogue in Biennale Venice. Bahrain Ministry of Culture, Manama, Bahrain, PP. 137-143.

Salama, A. M. (2013). Narrating Doha’s Architecture and Urbanism: The then, the now, the drama, the theater, and the performance. In Josep Luis Mateo and Krunoslav Ivanisin (eds.), Middle East: Landscape, City, and Architecture. Park Books: London. ISBN # 978-3906027166.

Salama, A. M. (2012). Architectural Identity Demystified: Visual Voices from the Arab World. In. P. Emmons, J. Lomholt, and J. L. Jendrix (eds.), The Cultural Role of Architecture: Contemporary and Historical Perspectives. Routledge: London, PP. 175-185. ISBN # 978-0-415-78341-5.

Salama, A. M. (2012). Assessing Qatar University’s Campus Outdoor Spaces: Design Intentions Versus Users’ Reactions. In S. Mallory-Hill, W. Preiser and C. Watson (eds.), Enhancing Building Performance. John Wiley and Sons, New York, PP.139-150. ISBN # 978-0-470-65759-1.

Salama, A. M. (2011). Identity Flows: The Arabian Peninsula, Emerging Metropolises. In: Luis Fernández-Galiano (ed.), ATLAS-Architectures of the 21st Century - Africa and Middle East. Fundación BBVA, Madrid: Spain. PP. 175-221. ISBN # 978-84-92937-19-6.

Salama, A. M. (2009). Preface: Cultural Evolution and the Arab House nella prefazione, ripercorre la storia della capitale d’Egitto, cercando di recuperare la memoria di una tradizione tipologica dell’abitare arabo. In Adelina Picone, Casa Araba d’Egitto, Editoriale Jaca Books, Milan, Italy. ISBN # 8816408561.

Salama, A. M. (2005). Architectural Identity in the Middle East: Hidden Assumptions and Philosophical Perspectives. In D. Mazzoleni et al (eds.), Shores of the Mediterranean: Architecture as a Language of Peace. Intra Moenia, Napoli, Italy. PP. 77-85. ISBN# 88-7421-054X.

Salama, A. M. (2004). Contemporary Architecture in Egypt: Reflections on Architecture and Urbanism of the Nineties. In J. Abed (ed.), Architecture Re-Introduced: New Projects in Societies in Change. The Aga Khan Award for Architecture, Geneva, Switzerland. PP. 80-101.

Salama, A. M. (2002). Environmental Knowledge and Paradigm Shifts: Sustainability and Architectural Pedagogy in Africa and the Middle East. In A. Salama et al (eds.), Architectural Education Today: Cross Cultural Perspectives. Comportments, Lausanne, Switzerland. PP. 51-59. ISBN# 2-940075-07-7.