Pre-Ecolopes Publications

Apfelbeck, B., Jakoby, C., Hanusch, M., Steffani, E.B., Hauck, T.E., & Weisser, W.W. (2019) A conceptual framework for choosing target species for wildlife-inclusive urban design. Sustainability 11 (24): 6972. Available online:

Apfelbeck, B., R. Snep, P. H., Hauck, T. E., Ferguson, J., Holy, M., Jakoby, C., Scott MacIvor, J., Schär, L., Taylor, M. & Weisser, W. W. (2020). Designing wildlife-inclusive cities that support human-animal co-existence. Landscape and Urban Planning 200: 103817. Available online:

Jakoby, C., Rogers, R., Apfelbeck, B., Hauck, T., & Weisser, W. W. (2019) Wildtiere im Wohnumfeld: wie werden sie von Wohnungsunternehmen bewertet? Natur und Landschaft 5: 181-187. Available online:

Hensel, M. (2013) ‘Non-anthropocentric Architecture’ in Hensel M. (ed.) Performance-oriented Architecture – Rethinking Architectural Design and the Built Environment. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, 45-52.

Hensel, M. & Sunguroğlu Hensel, D.  (2010). Extended Thresholds II: The Articulated Threshold. Turkey: At the ThresholdAD Architectural Design 80(1): 20-25.

Hensel, M., Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. & Sørensen, S.S. (2018) Embedded Architectures: Inquiries into Architectures, Diffuse Heritage and Natural Environments in Search for better informed Design Approaches to Sustainability. Time + Architecture 3 Vol. 161: 42-45.

Mimet, A., Kerbiriou, C., Simon, L., Julien, J. F. & Raymond, R. (2020). Contribution of private gardens to habitat availability, connectivity and conservation of the common pipistrelle in Paris. Landscape and Urban Planning 193. Available online:

Perini, K., & Roccotiello, E. (2018). Vertical greening systems for pollutants reduction. In: Nature Based Strategies for Urban and Building Sustainability, Elsevier (imprint Butterworth-Heinemann): 131-140. Available online:

Perini, K., Castellari, P., Giachetta, A., Turcato, C., & Roccotiello, E. (2020). Experiencing innovative biomaterials for buildings: Potentialities of mosses. Building and Environment 172. Available online:

Perini, K., Chokhachian, A., Dong, S., & Auer, T. (2017), Modeling and simulating urban outdoor comfort: Coupling ENVI-Met and TRNSYS by grasshopper. Energy and Buildings 152: 373-384. Available online:

Perini, K., Ottelé, M., Giulini, S., Magliocco, A., & Roccotiello, E. (2017). Quantification of fine dust deposition on different plant species in a vertical greening system. Ecological Engineering 100:268-276. Available online:

Rosasco, P. & Perini, K. (2019), Selection of (Green) Roof Systems: A Sustainability-Based Multi-Criteria Analysis. Buildings 134: 1-17, Available online:

Rosasco, P., & Perini, K. (2018). Evaluating the economic sustainability of a vertical greening system: A Cost-Benefit Analysis of a pilot project in Mediterranean area. Building and Environment 142: 524–533. Available online:

Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. (2021) Data-driven Design Research on Green Construction – Enabling Intensification and Restoration through Hybrid Typologies. Dimensions – Journal of Architectural Knowledge.

Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. (2020) Ecological Prototypes – Initiating Design Innovation in Green Construction. Sustainability 12 (14): 5865. Available Online:

Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. & Vincent, J.F.V. (2015). Evolutionary inventive problem-solving in biology and architecture: ArchiTRIZ and Material-Ontology. Intelligent Buildings International 8 (2): 118-137. Available Online:

Weisser, W. W., & Hauck, T. E. (2017) ANIMAL-AIDED DESIGN – using a species’ life-cycle to improve open space planning and conservation in cities and elsewhere. bioRxiv: 150359. Available online: