LECTURES/ SEMINARS AND PUBLICATIONS

Delivered seminar on “low cost, new construction techniques & materials - Typology of traditional houses” etc.

Lectures Year
Published three papers in National Architectural Students Association’s Journal on architectural design and education
  • Mind, Image and Design process
  • Traditional Architecture
  • Facilities Programming
  • 1986 - 1990
    Guided Chetti Nadu traditional houses, documentation projects that won a national prize. These two works are published in the “Architecture + Design” magazine
    1989 and 1988
    Have written script and also involved in the production of an educational small film on “Planning Aspects for Rural Housing” for University Grants Commission, New Delhi, which was shown in the national television network.
    March 1986
    Participated and presented my thoughts in two seminars.
  • “Indian Architecture 25 years after Independence”at Bombay, India.
  • “Regional Responses in Contemporary Architectural Design in India” at Bombay, India.
  • Have done an analytical thesis on the late American Architect “Louis I Kahn and his approach to Architecture” under the guidance of Prof.Radosla Zuk, at the school of Architecture, McGill University, Canada.


    15th June 1985

    December 1985
    Have presented the following papers at the seminars conducted at the school of Architecture, McGill University, Canada.
  • Precast Construction Systems - Nagakin Capsule Towers, Japan.
  • Structure, Space type & Enclosure system in contemporary Architecture.
  • Long span structures of Canada.
  • Role of town Planners in India.
  • Evolution and Development of Montreal.




  • 1981

    1981
    1982
    1982
    1982
    Columnist for ‘The Hindu’-Property Plus Supplement published 62 articles
    2004
    External Design and Thesis crit for Satyabama University, SRM University, School of Architecture (Anna University, guindy), Madurai Thyagaraja for BArch and MArch programmes.
    2008 and 2009
    Lecture at gennys gateway, auditorium ,given to students of architecture and practicing architects and engineers at Salem, I was invited by prof. Viapuri, HOD vinayaga mission university, Salem, at their annual day celebrations, July 2009
    Was Board of Study member for Anna University (school of architecture (guindy), Periyar Erandalam, Satyabama, SRM- BArch and MArch programmes
    June 2009
    External Design crit for Satyabama University, SRM University, School of Architecture (Anna University, guindy), Madurai Thyagaraja for BArch and MArch programmes.
    2010-2015
    Department of Architecture, PMU, Vallam, Thanjavur- lecture during symposium ‘ Architecture Now’
    Sep 2014
    SRM University – ‘ Sharing Dream’ – lecture on Architecture- Interior- Technology
    2014
    Lecture at RVS, school of Architecture, Dindigul for symposium ‘Exuberance’
    2015
    ‘Architecture – People + Places’ lecture for the Students of Architecture in Aalim Mohammed Salegh Academy of Architecture.
    2015
    Lecture at Vibes Academy, Vadapalani, on Green Trends – ‘Red to Green’
    May 20,2015
    CARE School of Architecture’ studio Paadashaala’ – Learning spaces in Architecture - Lecture for the students who are working on their primary School design
    2015
    Lecture on Murali Architects’ projects for the students of Bharath University
    2015
    Trichy MAM School of Architecture – lecture for the students of Architecture
    2016
    Lecture at Prime college, Nagapattinam on ‘ Schools of New Learning’ for the students to gain innovative thoughts in their studio project
    2016
    Lecture on Murali Architects’ projects fro the Architecture students of Periyaar Maniammai University
    2016
    Lecture at SRM University on Old age home and Primary school
    2016