John Peponis

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  • Job Title: Professor, School of Architecture
    Full, PhD, School of Architecture
  • John Peponis 03/2016

John Peponis studies the principles and constraints that govern the generation of built form and its social, cultural and cognitive functions. His work includes the development of methods, measures and software for the analysis of built space at the scale of buildings and urban areas. His research has been funded by the National Science Foundation, the General Services Administration, the Ministry of Research in Greece, the Georgia Tech Foundation, Steelcase, Perkins+Will and Dar Al-Handasah. He is a registered architect in Greece since 1982, where he collaborates regularly with Kokkinou and Kourkoulas Architects (http // 

Educational Background

1983 - Ph.D. (Architecture), University College, University of London

1977 - M.Sc. (Architecture), University College, University of London

1976 - B.Sc. (Architecture), University College, University of London


  • Spatial analysis
  • Space syntax
  • Urban design
  • Design logic
  • Spatial cognition
  • Work environments
  • Museums

Additional Information


College of Design, School of Architecture

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  • Created On: May 12, 2010 - 7:01am
  • Last Updated: Aug 31, 2016 - 11:56am