research at the fa

The FA brings together researchers, teachers and practitioners dealing with architecture, urbanism, urban planning, landscape and design. Research activities cover ten research areas and are usually conducted under the guidance of professors and associate professors in departments. Part of the Faculty is the Industrial Heritage Research Center and the FA Research Center, which focuses on interdisciplinary research.

  • History and theory of architecture (especially medieval and modern architecture, vernacular architecture, industrial heritage, modern, post-war and contemporary architecture, conservation)
  • Architecture, environment, planning (especially housing, typology, ergonomics, sustainability, inclusive architecture, design-built projects, scenography and media)
  • City, region, landscape, public space (especially urban planning, spatial and strategic planning, development, landscape units)
  • Robotics, cybernetics, computing, materials, technology, historical constructions
  • Design, art

research areas

Research at the FA is based on long-term activities of teams and individual researchers. The focus of specific research areas, which are ten in total, is best illustrated by completed and ongoing projects.

Research areas

research projects

As a leading research institution, we operate in many areas of expertise. An overview of our research activities is provided by specific projects, which can be found on a separate page.

Research Projects


We publish findings from research and other creative activities mainly in the form of specialized monographs, articles in research journals and contributions in conference proceedings. More information is available in the publication database.


For the content of this site is responsible: prof. Ing. arch. Petr Vorlík, Ph.D.