Ungku Norani Sonet

Ungku Norani SonetUngku Norani Sonet is an architecture and urbanism senior lecturer at Taylor's University. After several years of architectural practice, she opted to pursue postgraduate studies and finished her PhD research. Her primary area of interest in architecture education is the responsive architectural design approach to local context and identity. In addition to the responsive design approach, she is particularly interested in doing research on public participation exercises in development frameworks. Her current research delves deeper to increase public involvement toward a holistic approach of sustainable built environment.

Publications

Insights on Resiliency and Urban Development
Ungku Norani Sonet, Tamil Salvi Mari. © 2024. 300 pages.
Cities worldwide are at a crossroads, facing the pressing need to adapt to a rapidly changing environment. The impacts of climate change, economic shifts, and population growth...
Handbook of Research on Inclusive and Innovative Architecture and the Built Environment
Ng Foong Peng, Ungku Norani Sonet. © 2023. 526 pages.
There is an urgent need to emphasize inclusivity in architecture and the built environment. Innovative technologies within the field of architecture are being developed to...
Post-Pandemic COVID-19 Virtual Documentation Through 3D Laser Scanning and 3D Photogrammetry for Site and Building Assessment
Ungku Norani Sonet. © 2023. 20 pages.
The pandemic has certainly become a paradigm shift in multiple sectors and industries, including the built environment. Therefore, this chapter highlights one of the methods...
Public Perception of a Public Participation Exercise in Designing Public Parks in Malaysia
Ungku Norani Sonet. © 2023. 28 pages.
The design of public parks is a vital aspect of urban planning. To ensure that public parks are designed to cater to the needs and preferences of communities, it is important to...