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TASAR-Design and Research Center



Aim and Establishment

The objective of the design and research center is to create appropriate and suitable solutions for the built environment through disciplines related to the research field.

It also aims to provide a feedback for governmental departments, municipalities and the private sector. It seeks to create solutions in areas such as urban design and research for historical cities, by investigating definite regions for architectural and interior conservation and renovation.

The center consists of three units; design and Research unit, educational unit and consultancy service for architectural projects.

Instructors of the Faculty of Architecture are involved with the projects of the center besides to specialists of other foreign countries and Cyprus.

Field of activities

Architectural design and research
Architectural education
Consultancy service for architectural projects.

Administrative Board Members

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Halil Zafer Alibaba (Head)

Prof. Dr. Beser Oktay Vehbi (Board member)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hacer Başarır (Board member)

Assist. Prof. Dr. Nazife Ozay (Board member)

Assist. Prof. Dr. Polat Hançer (Board member)


Chair:   Assoc. Prof. Dr. Halil Zafer Alibaba
Tel:       +90 392 630 1142
Fax:      +90 392 630 2365

Faculty of Architecture
Albert Einstein Street
Eastern Mediterranean University
Famagusta, 99450, North Cyprus
Mersin 10, Turkey 

Tel: +90 392 630 1346
Fax: +90 392 630 2365


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