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Dr Nick Webb BA(Hons) MArch PhD ARB FHEA

Lecturer in Architecture Architecture

    Publications

    2021

    Investigating forms and formwork in the nave aisles at Tewkesbury Abbey (Conference Paper)

    Hillson, J., Webb, N., & Buchanan, A. (2021). Investigating forms and formwork in the nave aisles at Tewkesbury Abbey. In https://www.routledge.com/History-of-Construction-Cultures-Proceedings-of-the-7th-International-Congress/Mascarenhas-Mateus-Pires/p/book/9781032001999 Vol. 2 (pp. 32-38). Lisbon, Portugal.

    Two- and three-dimensional geometry in tierceron vaults: A case study of the cloister at Norwich Cathedral (Conference Paper)

    Webb, N., Hillson, J., & Buchanan, A. (2021). Two- and three-dimensional geometry in tierceron vaults: A case study of the cloister at Norwich Cathedral. In https://www.routledge.com/History-of-Construction-Cultures-Proceedings-of-the-7th-International-Congress/Mascarenhas-Mateus-Pires/p/book/9781032001999 Vol. 2 (pp. 71-77). Lisbon, Portugal.

    Digital Analysis of Vaults in English Medieval Architecture (Book)

    Buchanan, A., Hillson, J., & Webb, N. (2021). Digital Analysis of Vaults in English Medieval Architecture. Routledge.

    2020

    Documentation and Analysis of a Medieval Tracing Floor Using Photogrammetry, Reflectance Transformation Imaging and Laser Scanning (Conference Paper)

    Webb, N., Hillson, J., Peterson, J. R., Buchanan, A., & Duffy, S. (2020). Documentation and Analysis of a Medieval Tracing Floor Using Photogrammetry, Reflectance Transformation Imaging and Laser Scanning. In ECAADE 2020: ANTHROPOLOGIC - ARCHITECTURE AND FABRICATION IN THE COGNITIVE AGE, VOL 2 (pp. 209-218). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    Interpreting and exploiting narrative as a sketch design generator for application in VE (Conference Paper)

    Brown, A., Liu, Y., Webb, N., & Knight, M. (2020). Interpreting and exploiting narrative as a sketch design generator for application in VE. In ECAADE 2020: ANTHROPOLOGIC - ARCHITECTURE AND FABRICATION IN THE COGNITIVE AGE, VOL 1 (pp. 449-458). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    2019

    Digitally aided analysis of medieval vaults in an English cathedral, using generative design tools (Journal article)

    Webb, N., & Buchanan, A. (2019). Digitally aided analysis of medieval vaults in an English cathedral, using generative design tools. International Journal of Architectural Computing, 17(3), 241-259. doi:10.1177/1478077119866126

    DOI: 10.1177/1478077119866126

    2018

    Tracing the Past: a digital analysis of the Lady Chapel vaults at Ely cathedral (Conference Paper)

    Webb, N., & Buchanan, A. (2018). Tracing the Past: a digital analysis of the Lady Chapel vaults at Ely cathedral. In 2018 3rd Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHERITAGE) held jointly with 2018 24th International Conference on Virtual Systems & Multimedia (VSMM 2018). IEEE. doi:10.1109/digitalheritage.2018.8810054

    DOI: 10.1109/digitalheritage.2018.8810054

    A Critical Evaluation of Two Contextualised Digital Heritage Workshops Descriptions, reflections and future directions (Conference Paper)

    Di Mascio, D., Kepczynska-Walczak, A., Webb, N., & Schnabel, M. A. (2018). A Critical Evaluation of Two Contextualised Digital Heritage Workshops Descriptions, reflections and future directions. In COMPUTING FOR A BETTER TOMORROW, (ECAADE 2018), VOL 2 (pp. 189-198). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    Two- and three-dimensional geometry in Tierceron vaults: A case study of Exeter cathedral (Conference Paper)

    Buchanan, A. C., & Webb, N. J. (2018). Two- and three-dimensional geometry in Tierceron vaults: A case study of Exeter cathedral. In BUILDING KNOWLEDGE, CONSTRUCTING HISTORIES, VOL 1 (pp. 391-397). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    2017

    Tracing the Past: Establishing Tolerances when Investigating Medieval Vault Rib Geometries using Digital Tools (Conference Paper)

    Webb, N., & Buchanan, A. (2017). Tracing the Past: Establishing Tolerances when Investigating Medieval Vault Rib Geometries using Digital Tools. In Envisioning Architecture: Space/Time/Meaning Vol. 1 (pp. 30-37). Glasgow School of Art.

    Creativity in Three Dimensions: An Investigation of the Presbytery Aisles of Wells Cathedral (Journal article)

    Buchanan, A. C., & Webb, N. (2017). Creativity in Three Dimensions: An Investigation of the Presbytery Aisles of Wells Cathedral. British Art Studies, (6). doi:10.17658/issn.2058-5462/issue-06/abuchanan

    DOI: 10.17658/issn.2058-5462/issue-06/abuchanan

    Tracing the past: A digital analysis of Wells cathedral choir aisle vaults (Journal article)

    Webb, N., & Buchanan, A. (2017). Tracing the past: A digital analysis of Wells cathedral choir aisle vaults. Digital Applications in Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, 4, 19-27. doi:10.1016/j.daach.2017.01.001

    DOI: 10.1016/j.daach.2017.01.001

    Tracing Tiercerons: an evaluation of the significant properties of thirteenth and fourteenth-century tierceron vaults in England (Conference Paper)

    Buchanan, A. C., & Webb, N. (2017, April 7). Tracing Tiercerons: an evaluation of the significant properties of thirteenth and fourteenth-century tierceron vaults in England. In Building Histories: The Proceedings of the Fourth Conference of the Construction History Society (pp. 145-157). Queens' College, Cambridge.

    Tracing the Past: A Digital Analysis of the North Transept and Chancel Vaults at Nantwich St Mary’s Church (Conference Paper)

    Webb, N., & Buchanan, A. (2017). Tracing the Past: A Digital Analysis of the North Transept and Chancel Vaults at Nantwich St Mary’s Church. In Digital Past 2017. Newport, Wales.

    2016

    Willis’s investigations into medieval vaults: a digital re-presentation (Conference Paper)

    Webb, N. (2016). Willis’s investigations into medieval vaults: a digital re-presentation. In http://robertwillis2016.org/ (pp. 209-222). Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge UK.

    Contextualized Digital Heritage Workshop - Oulu (Conference Paper)

    Di Mascio, D., Kepczynska-Walczak, A., & Webb, N. (2016). Contextualized Digital Heritage Workshop - Oulu. In ECAADE 2016: COMPLEXITY & SIMPLICITY, VOL 1 (pp. 59-62). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    Modelling Medieval Vaults: Comparing Digital Surveying Techniques to Enhance our Understanding of Gothic Architecture (Conference Paper)

    Webb, N., Buchanan, A., & Peterson, J. R. (2016). Modelling Medieval Vaults: Comparing Digital Surveying Techniques to Enhance our Understanding of Gothic Architecture. In ECAADE 2016: COMPLEXITY & SIMPLICITY, VOL 2 (pp. 493-502). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    Building Bentham’s Panopticon (Conference Paper)

    Alker, Z., & Webb, N. (2016). Building Bentham’s Panopticon. In Digital Panopticon: Penal History in the Digital Age. University of Tasmania, Hobart.

    Digital re-analysis of lost architecture and the particular case of Lutyens’ Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral (Journal article)

    Webb, N., & Brown, A. (2016). Digital re-analysis of lost architecture and the particular case of Lutyens’ Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral. Frontiers of Architectural Research, 5(2), 265-275. doi:10.1016/j.foar.2016.01.004

    DOI: 10.1016/j.foar.2016.01.004

    Building Bentham’s Panopticon (Conference Paper)

    Alker, Z., & Webb, N. (2016). Building Bentham’s Panopticon. In New Perspectives on Crime and Policing. Open University.

    2012

    Digital Re-analysis of Lost or Unbuilt Architecture (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Webb, N. (2012). Digital Re-analysis of Lost or Unbuilt Architecture. (PhD Thesis, University of Liverpool).

    2011

    DIGITAL FORENSICS AS A TOOL FOR AUGMENTING HISTORICAL ARCHITECTURAL ANALYSIS Case Study: The student work of James Stirling (Conference Paper)

    Webb, N., & Brown, A. (2011). DIGITAL FORENSICS AS A TOOL FOR AUGMENTING HISTORICAL ARCHITECTURAL ANALYSIS Case Study: The student work of James Stirling. In PROCEEDINGS OF THE 16TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COMPUTER-AIDED ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN RESEARCH IN ASIA (CAADRIA 2011) (pp. 505-514). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    Augmenting critique of lost or unbuilt works of architecture using digitally mediated techniques (Conference Paper)

    Webb, N., & Brown, A. (2011). Augmenting critique of lost or unbuilt works of architecture using digitally mediated techniques. In T. Zupancic, M. Juvancic, S. Verovsek, & A. Jutraz (Eds.), Education in Computer Aided Architectural Design in Europe (pp. 942-950). Ljubljana: eCAADe.

    2010

    Examination of the Designs by Auguste Perret Using Digitally-Enabled Forensic Techniques (Journal article)

    Brown, A., & Webb, N. (2010). Examination of the Designs by Auguste Perret Using Digitally-Enabled Forensic Techniques. International Journal of Architectural Computing, 8(4), 537-555.