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c. anjalendran
Sri Lanka

Anjalendran did his architectural B.Sc in Sri Lanka (1973), and completed his post-graduate diploma (1976) and a research masters (1979) in spatial morphology at University College London. Returning to Sri Lanka, he next practiced architecture off his mother’s veranda, but did errands of apprenticeship for the grandmaster of Sri Lankan contempo... / More

Call for Papers 2014


PORTUSplus is the Journal of RETE - the Association for the collaboration between Ports and Cities - dedicated to the study of themes involving the relationship between port and city and the regeneration of urban waterfronts.

The “Call for Papers” of PORTUSplus is directed towards the collection and web-diffusion of interdisciplinary scientific documents, focused on the many themes of interest concerning port cities and urban waterfronts.

The Call for Papers 2014 is open to ..

articles from the world of science, academics and culture, from experts and technicians, from contributors who operate within institutions and research centers and in general from anyone who in any position has knowledge and experience in the various disciplines that deal with the port-city relationship and urban waterfront redevelopment themes.

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Evaluation by an International Review Committee

The rules for participating in the “Call for Papers” require, under penalty of exclusion, the dispatch of 5 documents ( Abstract, Paper, Declaration of Responsability, Registration Form, Profile of the Author ).

The Documents may be downloaded on the website of PORTUS: in the section “PORTUSplus” – “Call for Papers 2014”

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**The papers may be submitted exclusively in the following languages: English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Italian.

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