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Yusef Patel

Academic Programme Manager
School of Architecture
Location: Building 048, Room 2019

Graduate supervision of completed theses/dissertations

Masters theses or dissertations

Masters theses or dissertations supervised by Yusef Patel as Principal Supervisor

Al Rubai, Rafsaan (2020). Made in Bangladesh : housing for garment workers in Chittagong, Bangladesh (Master of Architecture (Professional))
Campbell, Gemma (2019). A mindful collaboration : a timber design-build (Master of Architecture (Professional))
Ali-Gardiner, Aalihah Rabbekah (2019). Making equality a reality for congregational spaces for New Zealand Muslim women (Master of Architecture (Professional))

Masters theses or dissertations supervised by Yusef Patel as Associate Supervisor

Laubscher, Torben (2019). Beneath the surface (Master of Architecture (Professional))
Janus, Adrian (2018). Pavilions and parameters (Master of Architecture (Professional))
Frankum, Andrew (2017). Motu Kokako : tools for design in a sensitive and remote natural environment (Master of Architecture (Professional))

Publications

Patel, Y., & Jadresin Milic, R. (2021). Editors' Note. Asylum, Unitec e-Press (Vol. Asylum).

Patel, Y., McCulloch, N., Durrant, M., Corrales, V., Oge, B., & Haley, A. (2021). Panuku 'Graffiti' Pavilion. Auckland, New Zealand, 909-1949 Great North Road, Avondale.

Patel, Y., McCulloch, N., & Potauaine, S. (2021). EDFAB: design and building of a plywood research house. Asylum (Vol. Asylum 1, 2020).

Besen, B., Patel, Y., Couchman, A., & McPherson, P. (2021). Architecture as a tool for inclusion and community building: Women in Fabrication at Zayed College for Girls. Asylum (Vol. Asylum 1, 2020).

Patel, Yusef., & Jadresin-Milic, Renata. (2020). Transforming the School of Architecture's Asylum Journal publication. Unitec Research Symposium 2020, Auckland.

Finch, G., Marriage, G., Gjerde, M., Pelosi, A., & Patel, Y. (2020). Understanding the Challenges of Circular Economy Construction Through Full-Scale Prototyping. Ali GhaffarianHoseini, Amirhosein Ghaffarianhoseini, Nicola Naismith, Imaginable Futures: Design Thinking, and the Scientific Method. 54th International Conference of the Architectural Science Association 2020.

Kaufusi, R., Patel, Y., Potauaine, S., & Alexander-Tuinukuafe, R. (2020). Embedding Digital Technology into Contemporary Māori and Pasifika Architectural Practise. Ali GhaffarianHoseini, Amirhosein Ghaffarianhoseini, and Nicola Naismith, Imaginable Futures: Design Thinking, and the Scientific Method. 54th International Conference of the Architectural Science Association 2020.

Kaufusi, R., Patel, Y., Potauaine, S., & Alexander-Tu'inukuafe, R. (2020). CUE Haven Viewing Plateform Barge Board Carvings. Auckland, CUE Haven Community & Management Trusts, Araparera, Kaipara Harbour.

Patel, Y. (2019). Design Studio: Collaboration with Panuku Development Auckland. Talking Teaching 2019, Unitec Institue of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

Patel, Yusef. (2019). File to Factory: Design for Assembly Workflows in Architecture. University of Auckland, Auckland.

Patel, Y., Laubscher, T., Mirus, A., Prasad, K., & Campbell, G. (2019). The "Artistry in Timber " Campain. Auckland, Futurebuild LVL.

Patel, Y., Couchman, A., & Zink, K. (2019). Futurebuild LVL Product Stand for NZIA Insitu Conference. Futurebuild LVL, Auckland, New Zealand.

McColluch, M., & Patel, Y. (2019). Carter Holt Harvey Woodproducts Research House: a collaboration between student design - makers and a local building contractor. Real/materail/Ethereal, The 2nd Annuel Design Research Conference.

Patel, Y., Santos, K., & Brown, T.N. (2019). Unitec Student Design Challenge. James Hardie New Zealand & Architectural Desginers New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand.

Patel, Y., Zink, K., Alyssa, H., & Olsen, K. (2019). Furturebuild LVL & Cater Holt Harvey Plywood Display Stand. Architectural Desginers New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand.

Patel, Y., Potauanie, S., & Chapman, J. (2019). EDFAB 4.0 Research House. Unitec Institue of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

Mirus, A., Patel, Y., & McPherson, P. (2018). Prefabrication: New Zealand's golden ticket? P. Rajagopalan, Meeting the Challenges of Higher Density: 52nd International Conference of the Architectural Science Association.

Campbell, G., Patel, Y., & McPherson, P. (2018). Intensive Design Building Studio: A Collaboration with Industry. P. Rajagopalan, Meeting the Challenges of Higher Density: 52nd International Conference of the Architectural Science Association.

Couchman, A., Patel, Y., & McPherson, P. (2018). Women in Fabrication: A platform for inclusive and diverse design. P. Rajagopalan, Meeting the Challenges of Higher Density: 52nd International Conference of the Architectural Science Association.

Contractor, R., Janus, A., & Patel, Y. (2018). Beyond design, detail, print: The Tech Futures Lab design-build studio. Spark: UAL Creative Teaching and Learning Journal (Vol. 3(2)).

Patel, Y., Campbell, G., Prasad, K., McCulloch, N., Van der Merwe, J., Lin, Qi., & Talat, G. (2018). A Digitally Fabricated Pop-Up Exhibit for the Modular Roadshow brought to you by PrefabNZ in association with BRANZ. Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, New Zealand, Carter Holt Harvey Woodproducts, BRANZ, PrefabNZ.

Chapman, John., Barrie, Andrwq., & Patel, Yusef. (2017). Learning by Making: Architecture students design and construct timber structures for schools. New Zealand Timber Design Journal (Vol. 25(3)).

Patel, Y., ((Lecturer)/Project Manager), Stuart, M., (Student), Muris, A., (Student), & Couchman, A., (Student) (2017). PrefabNZ brought to you by Unitec. Donna Swain, ASB Showgrounds, Auckland, New Zealand, 4-5 July.

Contractor, R., & Patel, Y. (2017). Beyond Design, Detail, Print. Digitally Engaged Learning Conference, London.

Contractor, R., & Patel, Y. (2017). Beyond Design, Detail, Print. Digitally Engaged Learning Conference, London.

Janus, A., Contractor, R., Patel, Y., & McPherson, P. (2017). Gateway Pavilion: Returning to Conventional Practice. Marc Aurel Schnabel, Back to the Future: The Next 50 Years, 51st International Conference of Architectural Science Association.
https://hdl.handle.net/10652/4158

Patel, Y. (2017). File to Factory: A case study of automated prefabrication house-building methods for small-to-medium enterprises. Unitec ePress Occasional and Discussion Paper Series (Vol. 2017:10).
https://hdl.handle.net/10652/4027

Hitchings, K., Patel, Y., & McPherson, P. (2017). Analogue Automation: The Gateway Pavilion for the Headland Sculpture on the Gulf. Antonio Fioravanti, Stefano Cursi, Salma Elahmar, Silvia Gargaro Gianluigi Loffreda, Gabriele Novembri and Armando Trento, ShoCK - Sharing of Computable Knowledge - Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in Europe, Rome, Italy (Vol. 2).
https://hdl.handle.net/10652/4105

Patel, Y., Kim, J., & Farquharson, C. (2016). Look Eyewear Pop-Up Store. Auckland, New Zealand, 26 Hight Street, Auckland CBD.

Chapman, J.B., Barrie, A., & Patel, Y. (2016). Teaching timber technology to architecture students: real buildings and digital technologies. Josef Eberhardsteiner, Wolfgang Winter, Alireza Fadai, Martina Pöll, Proceedings of World Conference on Timber Engineering (WCTE 2016). Vienna, Austria.
https://hdl.handle.net/10652/4097

Patel, Y., Farquharson, C., Atkins, E., Contractor, R., Janus, A., Salas, C., Campbell, G., McKoy, H., Deianov, K., Mirus, A., & Sharp, D. (2016). Tech Futures Lab Loading Dock Retrofit. Auckland, New Zealand, 22 McColl St, Newmarket.

Patel, Y., & McMeel, D. (2015). Digital DIY: EdFab Project. S. M. Ahmed., Y. Xenidis., S. Azhar., N. A. Smith., C. E. Yaris., S. Campbell, Eighth International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century.
https://hdl.handle.net/10652/3870

Patel, Y., Chapman, J. B., & Dermott, M. (2015). Urban Prototype. Plywood architecture. R. H. Crawford & A. Stephan, Proceedings of the 49th International Conference of the Architectural-Science-Association.
https://hdl.handle.net/10652/3845

Chapman, J.B., Barrie, A., & Patel, Y. (2015). New Structures: An Innovation in the Teaching of Technology. Daniel K Brown, Manfredo Manfredini, Peter McPherson, Annabel Pretty, Uwe Rieger and Mark Southcombe, Proceeding of 8 International Conference and Exhibition of the Association of Architecture School of Australasia, Christchurch, New Zealand.

Patel, Y., Davies, J., & Mann, K. (2015). Digital and Analogue Production: Interior Privacy Louvers Experiment. Auckland, New Zealand, Private Residence, Narrow Neck, Auckland.

Patel, Y., (Designer and Fabricator), McMeel, D., (Designer and Fabricator), Chapman, J., (Engineer), leardini, P., (Designer), Manfredini, M., (Designer), & Raftery, G. (2014). Make:Place Project. J. McMillan, S. Morrison, L. Tamu, B. Bent, J. Lilo, Avondale Town Centre, Avondale, Auckland, New Zealand, 16-19 October.