JAABE Best Paper Award
THE AWARD:
This award is presented to outstanding papers published in this journal by the Architectural Institute of Japan, Architectural Institute of Korea and Architectural Society of China, and is given to a maximum of four papers (not more than one per field) once a year and announced on the homepage of JAABE.
CRITERIA:
1. Eligibility
Eligible for selection shall be papers published in the January issue and the May issue and the September issue of the present year.
2. Numbers of awardees
The award shall be given once a year to a maximum of four papers, at most one paper per field. However, no award shall be given in any field, if there is no paper qualified for awarding.
3. Evaluation method
(1) Field Editors shall ask Contact Editors in the relevant fields to recommend one paper from his/her country and one from other countries.
(2) Contact Editors shall notify their Field Editors of recommended papers with their evaluations, made according to the following criteria:
(Evaluation criteria)
a. High quality content of an international level
b. Exploration of new areas, methodologies, and concepts
c. Abundant in originality, pioneering achievement, novelty, and potential
d. Outstanding in accuracy, diligence and effort
(3) Field Editors and Contact Editors, considering the evaluations submitted, shall give scores by voting in an open ballot per field. The final grades shall be the total scores divided by the number of votes.
(Scores)
a. Excellent: 4
b. Very good: 3
c. Good: 2
d. Average: 1
e. Below average: 0
(4) The Field Editors and Contact Editors of each field shall nominate one paper to the JAABE Editorial Committee. The grade of nominated papers shall in principle be 2.0 or more.
(5) The JAABE Editorial Committee shall decide the winning papers based on nominations by the Field Editors.
4. Awarding
Testimonials shall be presented to the recipients of the award. In principle, only the first authors shall be the recipients of the award.
5. Announcement
Winning papers and awardees shall be announced on the homepage of JAABE.
6. Miscellaneous
The Field Editors and Contact Editors shall decline to evaluate papers, if they have the following special relationships with the authors of the papers considered: relatives, masters and pupils, colleagues, and co-authors. The Field Editors and Contact Editors who happen to be the authors (first authors/co-authors) of recommended papers shall decline to evaluate papers and appoint a deputy from the Editorial Board and invest him/her with full power.

WINNERS:
2016
Architectural History and Theory Field
Hui Wang
A Study on Closed Halls in Traditional Dwellings in the Jiangnan Area, China
in collaboration with
Xincheng Pu, Rongrong Wang, Yuting Zeng, and Xiaofeng Qi
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Norihiro Watanabe
New City Block Design Approaches Incorporating Environmental Assessment for Downtown Districts in Cities with Severe Winter Climates
in collaboration with
Tsuyoshi Setoguchi, Koya Sato, and Takuya Tsutsumi
Building Structures and Materials Field
Jae-Guen Yang
Evaluation of the Energy Dissipation Capacities of Beam-to-Column Moment Connections for Steel Frames
in collaboration with
Yong-Boem Kim, and Min-seok Kwak
Environmental Engineering Field
Takashi Kyakuno
Methodology for Evaluating Influences of Anthropogenic Factors on Temperature Formation of Summer Seasons Considering their Randomness -Verification Through the Hierarchical Bayesian Model-


2015
Architectural History and Theory Field
Tai-Young Kim
Spatial Transition of Existing Old Settlements in Downtown Cheongju, Korea
in collaboration with
Kyeonghwa Byun
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Lemya Kacha
Electrophysiological Evaluation of Perceived Complexity in Streetscapes
in collaboration with
Naoji Matsumoto, and Ahmed Mansouri
Building Structures and Materials Field
Xilin Lu
The Influence of Joint Details and Axial Force Ratios on Failure Mechanisms of SCFT Column-beam Connections
in collaboration with
Liping Kang, and Roberto T. Leon

2014
Architectural History and Theory Field
Hideo Tomita
The Influence of Hannes Meyer and the Bauhaus Brigade on 1930s Soviet Architecture
in collaboration with
Masato Ishii
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Yoshihiro Kametani
Conservation and Possible Relocation for the Traditional Town of Koyasan, Based on the Surveys of Residents and Visitors

Building Structures and Materials Field
Dongkyu Lee
Evaluating Topological Optimized Layout of Building Structures by Using Nodal Material Density Based Bilinear Interpolation
in collaboration with
Jaehong Lee, Kihak Lee, and Namshik Ahn
Environmental Engineering Field
Yonghui Li
Predicting Hygrothermal Behavior of an Underground Stone Chamber with 3-D Modeling to Restrain Water-Related Damage to Mural Paintings
in collaboration with
Daisuke Ogura, Shuichi Hokoi, Jianguo Wang, and Takeshi Ishizaki

2013
Architectural History and Theory Field
Jin-Ho Park
The Underlying Geometry in Rudolph M. SchindlerŒs Packard House
in collaboration with
Joung-Lan Park
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Kyu-In Lee
Experimental Research on the Correlation of Temperature, Humidity, and CO2 Level of a Rice Hull Insulated Indoor Environment
in collaboration with
Dongwoo Yeom and Eun-Jin Kim
Building Structures and Materials Field
Huanjun Jiang
Damage-control Seismic Design of Moment-resisting RC Frame Buildings
in collaboration with
Bo Fu and Linzhi Chen
Environmental Engineering Field
Seong-Hwan Yoon
An Experimental Study on Evacuation Times in a Subway Station Using Evacuation Parameters
in collaboration with
Min-Jung Lee and Jurng-Jae Yee

2012
Architectural History and Theory Field
Yi-Chun Lin
A Preliminary Study on Tangshan Chinese Carpenters' Migratory Routes in Taiwan - During the Japanese Period (1910`1928): Using Xidi Carpenters from Quanzhou County as a Case Study
in collaboration with
Min-Fu Hsu and Tsung-Chiang Wu
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Akihiko Iwasa
A Practical Approach to Temporary Housing for Disaster Victims
in collaboration with
Takashi Hasegawa, Shunichi Shinkai, Masahiko Shinozaki, Atsuko Yasutake and Kenichi Kobayashi
Building Structures and Materials Field
Kohju Ikago
Modal Response Characteristics of a Multiple-Degree-Of-Freedom Structure Incorporated with Tuned Viscous Mass Dampers
in collaboration with
Yoshifumi Sugimura, Kenji Saito and Norio Inoue
Environmental Engineering Field
Iwao Yamaguchi
Study on Outside Air Cooling Systems Used in Data Processing Facilities
in collaboration with
Makoto Koganei, Tomonobu Goto and Masataka Tsushima

2011
Architectural History and Theory Field
Chung-Shin Park
Formation and Transformation of Japanese Migrant Fishing Village Colonies in Korea
in collaboration with
Tai-Young Kim
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Seo Ryeung Ju
Contextual Modernization; New Town Planning in Petaling Jaya, of Malaysia
in collaboration with
Saniah Ahmad Zaki and Yun Kyung Choi
Building Structures and Materials Field
Peizhen Li
Parameter Identification and Analysis of Shaking Table Tests on SSI System
in collaboration with
Peng Zhao and Xilin Lu
Environmental Engineering Field
Lin-lin Huang
Field Survey on the Relation between IAQ and Occupants' Health in 40 Houses in Southern Taiwan
in collaboration with
Koichi Ikeda, Che-Ming Chiang, Naoki Kagi, Sachiko Hojo and U Yanagi

2010
Architectural History and Theory Field
Chih-Ming Shih
The Tectonic Integration of Louis I. Kahn's Exeter Library
in collaboration with
Fang-Jar Liou and Robert E. Johanson
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Xiang Wang Meng
Development of Urban Design Guidelines with Wind Tunnel Simulations for Downtown Districts in Winter Cities - New Urban Design Approaches for Cold Region Cities-
in collaboration with
Tsuyoshi Setoguchi
Building Structures and Materials Field
Xiao-Gang Zhang
Dynamic Corrosion-induced Cracking Process of RC Considering Effect of Initial Defects
in collaboration with
Yan-Gang Zhao and Zhao-Hui Lu
Environmental Engineering Field
Kazuhide Ito
Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Improved Indoor Temperature and Ventilation Conditions in School Buildings
in collaboration with
Shuzo Murakami

2009
Architectural History and Theory Field
Juan Ramón Jiménez Verdejo
Considerations Concerning French Urban Influence on Spanish Colonial Cities on the Island of Cuba
in collaboration with
José María Cabeza Laínez, José Manuel Almodóvar Melendo and Shuji Funo
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Gyuyeob Jeon
Characteristic Features of the Behavior and Perception of Evacuees from the Daegu Subway Fire and Safety Measures in an Underground Fire
in collaboration with
Wonhwa Hong
Building Structures and Materials Field
Huanjun Jiang
Maximum Displacement Profiles of Reinforced Concrete Frames
in collaboration with
Xilin Lu and Tetsuo Kubo
Environmental Engineering Field
Jiang He
The Effects of Windbreak Forests on the Summer Thermal Environment in a Residence
in collaboration with
Akira Hoyano

2008
Architectural History and Theory Field
Chen Yu
The Making of a Bund in China: The British Concession in Xiamen (1852-1930)
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Young Sook Lee
Indoor Environmental Quality in LEED-Certified Buildings in the U.S.
in collaboration with
Suk-Kyung Kim
Building Structures and Materials Field
Songtao Xue
Dynamics of Real Structure in Fresh, Damaged and Reinforced States in Comparison with Shake Table and Simulation Models
in collaboration with
Hesheng Tang, Jun Okada, Toshimitsu Hayashi and Satoshi Arikawa
Environmental Engineering Field
Masashi Imano
Study on Utility Cross-Ventilation in Guangzhou and Shenzhen, China
in collaboration with
Yunchan Zheng, Yoshihiko Akamine, Narongwit Areemit, Motoyasu Kamata and Yuzo Sakamoto

2007
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Tze Ling Li
A Study of Ethnic Influence on the Facades of Colonial Shophouses in Singapore: A Case Study of Telok Ayer in Chinatown
Building Structures and Materials Field
Dong-Kyu Lee
Combined Topology and Shape Optimization of Structures using Nodal Density as Design Parameter
Environmental Engineering Field
Wee-Kean Fong
Influences of Indirect Lifestyle Aspects and Climate on Household Energy Consumption
in collaboration with
Hiroshi Matsumoto, Yu-Fat Lun and Ryushi Kimura

2006
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Byungho Min
Children's Behavioral and Conceived Domains in Neighborhood Environment
in collaboration with
Hyuntae Heo and Hyunjung Lee
Building Structures and Materials Field
Tetsushi Kanda
Full Scale Processing Investigation for ECC Pre-cast Structural Element
in collaboration with
Shiro Tomoe, Satoru Nagai, Makoto Maruta, Toshiyuki Kanakubo and Katsuyuki Shimizu
Environmental Engineering Field
Qingyuan Zhang
Trends of Climate Change and Air-Conditioning Load of Residential Buildings in China
in collaboration with
Chengzhi Lou and Hongxing Yang

2005
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Po-Fung Matsushita
Research on the Formation Process of a Multi-ethnic Network in Urban Mixed-use District by Ethnic Minorities Living in Mixed-use Buildings, Wanchai, Hong Kong
in collaboration with
Tetsu Yoshida and Junzo Munemoto
Environmental Engineering Field
Hiroshi Yoshino
A Study on Indoor Air Quality of Urban Residential Buildings in China
in collaboration with
Junhong Zhao, Yasuko Yoshino, Kazukiyo Kumagai, Yueyong Ni, Zhenhai Li, Jing Liu, Takayuki Shigeno, Hiroyuki Miyasaka and Yukio Yanagisawa

2004
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Napong Nophaket
Syntactic and Network Pattern Structures of City - Comparison of Grid and Meandering Street Patterns in Kyojima and Honjo -
in collaboration with
Akira Fujii
Building Structures and Materials Field
Kaori Fujita
On-Site Lateral Loading Test of a Traditional Timber House in Japan
in collaboration with
Tetsu Kondo, Mikio Koshihara, Shinji Iwata, Mahito Nakazono and Isao Sakamoto
Environmental Engineering Field
Kouichi Shinmura
Performance Evaluation Method for Drainage Piping Systems with Food Disposers in Actual High-Rise Apartment Houses
in collaboration with
Masayuki Otsuka, Toru Iida and Kazuaki Iijima

2002-2003
Architectural History and Theory Field
Jin-Ho Park
Precedent and Progress of an Idea: Quadruple Building Block and the Schindler Shelter
Yi Deng
A Study on the Block Formation and Its Subdivision into the Housing Lots in the Inner City of Beijing
An Analysis of Qianlong Jingcheng Quantu, Map of the Capital City of Qianlong Period (1750)

in collaboration with
Shuji Funo and Tsutomu Shigemura
Architectural/Urban Planning and Design Field
Maruhum Batubara
An Application of the AHP to Urban Residential Upgrading in Jakarta
in collaboration with
Hidehiko Tanimura, Monday Ohi Asikhia and Atsushi Toshimori
Pei-Chun Shao
Post-quake Condominium Reconstruction for Taiwan Chi-Chi Earthquake in 1999
Building Structures and Materials Field
Xilin Lu
Numerical Analysis of Dynamic Soil-Box Foundation-Structure Interaction System
in collaboration with
Peizhen Li, Bo Chen and Yueqing Chen
Yan-Gang Zhao
Monte Carlo Simulation Using Moments of Random Variables
in collaboration with
Tetsuro Ono and Kiyoshi Ishii
Environmental Engineering Field
Akashi Mochida
Numerical Study on Thermal Effects of Cold and High-albedo Surfaces Covered with Snow in Outdoor Environments
in collaboration with
Yoshihide Tominaga, Hiroshi Yoshino, Kiyoshi Sasaki and Makiko Ohba
Jin-Young Lee
Predictive Control of the Radiant Floor Heating System in Apartment Buildings
in collaboration with
Myoung-Souk Yeo and Kwang-Woo Kim




 

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