Vandana Baweja's scientific contributions

Citations

... While tropical modern architecture was believed to be developed in London and then dispersed throughout the colonized cities in the tropics, Vandana Baweja's paper on "Otto Koenigsberger and the Development of Tropical Architecture in India, 1939-1951" challenged this idea. 6 The paper proved that tropical modern architecture originated in the tropics and the ideas of multiple architects such Leo De Syllas, George Atkinson, and Otto Koenigsberger ventured to London to form the Department of Tropical Architecture (1954)(1955)(1956)(1957)(1958)(1959)(1960)(1961)(1962)(1963)(1964)(1965)(1966)(1967)(1968)(1969)(1970)(1971) at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London. 7 In the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, architects in the tropics developed tropical architecture in the discipline of hygiene to design buildings that solved tropical health problems. ...