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Journal Articles

Liu, Z (2022) A Conceptual Framework for Blockchain Enhanced Information Modeling for Healing and Therapeutic Design, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(13), 8218, ISSN: 1660-4601. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph19138218.

Pollard, J, Osmani, M, Cole, C, Grubnic, S, Colwill, J, Diaz, AI (2022) Developing and applying circularity indicators for the electrical and electronic sector: A product lifecycle approach, Sustainability, 14(3), 1154, ISSN: 2071-1050. DOI: 10.3390/su14031154.

Giorgi, S, Lavagna, M, Wang, K, Osmani, M, Liu, G, Campioli, A (2022) Drivers and barriers towards circular economy in the building sector: Stakeholder interviews and analysis of five European countries policies and practices, Journal of Cleaner Production, 336, 130395, ISSN: 0959-6526. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2022.130395.

Liu, Z, Yang, Z, Xiao, C, Zhang, K, Osmani, M (2021) An investigation into art therapy aided health and well-being research: A 75-year bibliometric analysis, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(1), 232, ISSN: 1660-4601. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph19010232.

Liu, Z, Yang, Z, Osmani, M (2021) The relationship between sustainable built environment, art therapy and therapeutic design in promoting health and well-being, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(20), ISSN: 1661-7827. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph182010906.

Forde, J, Osmani, M, Morton, C (2021) An investigation into zero-carbon planning policy for new-build housing, Energy Policy, 159, 112656, ISSN: 0301-4215. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2021.112656.

Liu, Z, Liu, J, Osmani, M (2021) Integration of digital economy and circular economy: Current status and future directions, Sustainability, 13(13), 7217, DOI: 10.3390/su13137217.

Pollard, J, Osmani, M, Cole, C, Grubnic, S, Colwill, J (2021) A circular economy business model innovation process for the electrical and electronic equipment sector, Journal of Cleaner Production, 305, 127211, ISSN: 0959-6526. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.127211.

Winterstetter, A, Heuss-Assbichler, S, Stegemann, J, Kral, U, Wäger, P, Osmani, M, Rechberger, H (2021) The role of anthropogenic resource classification in supporting the transition to a circular economy, Journal of Cleaner Production, 297, 126753, ISSN: 0959-6526. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.126753.

Liu, Z, Chi, Z, Osmani, M, Demian, P (2021) Blockchain and building information management (BIM) for sustainable building development within the context of smart cities, Sustainability, 13(4), 2090, ISSN: 2071-1050. DOI: 10.3390/su13042090.

Liu, Z, Wang, Y, Osmani, M, Demian, P (2020) Leveraging micro-level building information modeling for managing sustainable design: United Kingdom experience, Advances in Civil Engineering, 2020, 3641950, ISSN: 1687-8086. DOI: 10.1155/2020/3641950.

Sáez, PV and Osmani, M (2019) A diagnosis of construction and demolition waste generation and recovery practice in the European Union, Journal of Cleaner Production, 241, pp.118400-118400, ISSN: 0959-6526. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.118400.

Liu, Z, Jiang, L, Osmani, M, Demian, P (2019) A BIM and blockchain framework for sustainable building design information management, Electronics, 8(7), pp.724-738, DOI: 10.3390/electronics8070724.

Liu, Z, Zhang, C, Guo, Y, Osmani, M, Demian, P (2019) A building information modelling based water efficiency framework, Electronics Special Issue: Advancement in Smart Building Technologies: From Project to Operation and Management of Buildings, 8(6), pp.1-19, ISSN: 2079-9292. DOI: 10.3390/electronics8060599.

Adams, K, Osmani, M, Thorpe, T, Thornback, J (2017) Circular economy in construction: current awareness, challenges and enablers, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Waste and Resource Management, 170(1), ISSN: 1747-6526. DOI: 10.1680/jwarm.16.00011.

Baiche, B, Osmani, M, Walliman, N, Ogden, R (2017) Earth construction in Algeria between tradition and modernity, Proceeding of the ICE - Construction Materials, xx(xx), ISSN: 1747-650X. DOI: 10.1680/jcoma.15.00048.

Llatas, C and Osmani, M (2016) Development and validation of a building design waste reduction model, Waste Management, 56, pp.318-336, ISSN: 0956-053X. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2016.05.026.

Liu, Z, Osmani, M, Demian, P, Baldwin, AN (2015) A BIM-aided construction waste minimisation framework, Automation in Construction, 59, pp.1-23, ISSN: 0926-5805. DOI: 10.1016/j.autcon.2015.07.020.

Osmani, M (2014) An investigation into sustainable construction stimulators and blockers, European Journal of Sustainable Development, 3(4), pp.189-198, ISSN: 2239-5938. DOI: 10.14207/ejsd.2014.v3n4p189.

Cole, C, Osmani, M, Quddus, M, Wheatley, A, Kay, K (2014) Towards a Zero Waste Strategy for an English Local Authority, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 89, pp.64-75, ISSN: 0921-3449. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2014.05.005.

Cole, C, Quddus, M, Wheatley, A, Osmani, M, Kay, K (2014) The impact of Local Authorities' interventions on household waste collection: A case study approach using time series modelling, Waste Management, 34(2), pp.266-272, ISSN: 0956-053X. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2013.10.018.

Cole, C, Osmani, M, Wheatley, AD, Quddus, MA (2014) Moving towards zero waste in a UK local authority area: challenges to the introduction of separate food waste collections, International Journal of Environmental, Ecological, Geological and Mining Engineering, 8(6), pp.371-379.

Ashley, KS, Osmani, M, Emmitt, S, Mallinson, M, Mallinson, H (2014) Assessing stakeholders’ perspectives towards the conservation of the built heritage of Suakin, Sudan, International Journal of Heritage Studies, ISSN: 1352-7258. DOI: 10.1080/13527258.2014.985696.

Ashley, KS, Osmani, M, Emmitt, S, Mallinson, M, Mallinson, H (2014) Impact of cultural dynamics on conservation of Suakin, Sudan, PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF CIVIL ENGINEERS-ENGINEERING SUSTAINABILITY, 167(6), pp.264-278, ISSN: 1478-4629. DOI: 10.1680/esu.14.00018.

Osmani, M and Davies, P (2013) An assessment of low energy design practices in housing retrofit projects, Energy Procedia, 42, pp.193-200, DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2013.11.019.

Pappu, A and Osmani, M (2013) Touch of glass, Construction World, 15(10), pp.156-164.

Osmani, M (2013) Design waste mapping: a project life cycle approach, Proceedings of the ICE-Waste and Resource Management, 166(3), pp.114-127, DOI: 10.1680/warm.13.00013.

Osmani, M (2013) Innovation in cleaner production through waste recycling in composites, Management of Environmental Quality, 24(1), pp.6-15, DOI: 10.1108/14777831311291104.

Al-Otaibi, S, Osmani, M, Price, ADF (2013) A Framework for improving project performance of standard design models, Journal of Engineering, Project, and Production Management, 3(2), pp.85-98.

Young, J and Osmani, M (2013) Investigation into contractors' responsible sourcing implementation practice, Engineering Sustainability, 166(6), pp.320-329, DOI: 10.1680/ensu.12.00029.

Osmani, M (2012) Construction waste minimization in the UK: current pressures for change and approaches, Social and Behavioral Sciences, 40, pp.37-45, DOI: 10.1016/j.sbspro.2013.03.158.

Davies, P and Osmani, M (2011) Low carbon housing refurbishment challenges and incentives: Architects' perspectives, Building and Environment, 46(8), pp.1691-1698, ISSN: 0360-1323. DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2011.02.011.

Osmani, M (2011) Recycling optimisation of concrete composites: an experimental study, World Journal of Engineering, 3, pp.887-896.

Pappu, A, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2010) Improvement of the mechanical properties of glass fibre reinforced plastic waste powder filled concrete, Construction and Building Materials, 24(4), pp.448-460, DOI: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2009.10.017.

Osmani, M and Pappu, A (2010) An assessment of the compressive strength of glass reinforced plastic waste filled concrete for potential applications in construction, Concrete Research, 1(1), pp.1-7.

Ansarifar, A, Osmani, M, Wang, L, Yoong, KK, Pappu, A (2010) Characterisation and use of glass fibre reinforced plastic waste powder as filler in styrene-butadiene rubber, Journal of Rubber Research, 13(3), pp.162-174.

Osmani, M and O'Reilly, A (2009) Feasibility of zero carbon homes in England by 2016: A house builder's perspective, Building and Environment, 44(9), pp.1917-1924, DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2009.01.005.

Osmani, M and O'Reilly, A (2009) Challenges facing housing developers to deliver zero carbon homes in England, Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 41, pp.604-606, ISSN: 2070-3740.

Ansarifar, A, Wang, L, Osmani, M, Pappu, A (2009) Assessing Effects of Thermoset Polyester Resin Waste Powder on the Processing and Mechanical Properties of Natural Rubber, Journal of Rubber Research, 12, pp.12-26, ISSN: 1511-1768.

Pappu, A, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2009) Assessing the recycling potential of glass fibre reinforced plastic waste in concrete and cement composites, Journal of Cleaner Production, 17(9), pp.821-829, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2008.12.004.

Osmani, M, Glass, J, Price, AD (2008) Architects perspectives on construction waste minimisation by design, Waste Management, 28(7), pp.1147-1158, DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2007.05.011.

Adeyeye, K, Osmani, M, Brown, C (2007) Energy conservation and building design: the environmental legislation push and pull factors, Structural Survey, 25(5), pp.375-390, ISSN: 0263-080X. DOI: 10.1108/02630800710838428.

Hadjri, K, Osmani, M, Baiche, B, Chifunda, C (2007) Attitudes towards earth builidng for Zambian housing provision, Engineering Sustainability, 160(3), pp.141-149, ISSN: 1751-7680. DOI: 10.1680/ensu.2007.160.3.141.

Osmani, M, Glass, J, Price, AD (2006) Architect and contractor attitudes towards waste minimisation, Waste and Resource Management, 59(2), pp.65-72, ISSN: 1747-6526. DOI: 10.1680/warm.2006.159.2.65.

Osmani, M (1998) Investigating Indoor Air Quality, The Environmental Journal, 2(3), pp.17-31.



Conferences

Osmani, M (2022) A 'construction and demolition waste performance, economic and environmental recovery assessment' methodology. In International Conference on Materials Science, Engineering & Technology, Dubai, UAE.

Castro-Díaz, M, Osmani, M, Cavalaro, S, Parker, B, Lovato, T, Needham, P, Needham, J, Thompson, J, Kanda, P, Ruiz, F (2022) Impact of silica aerogel on plasterboard performance and recycling. In 6th EurAsia Waste Management Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey.

Leroy, P, Diaz, A, Anta, M, Kopacek, B, Grobe, K, Osmani, M, Furkel, M, Kaba, A, Carracedo Fernandez, I (2022) Activating circular services: demonstration of circular economy business models. In 3rd Symposium on Circular Economy and Sustainability, Chania, Greece.

Osmani, M (2022) An investigation into contractors’ role in designing out construction waste. In 18th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability, Granada, Spain.

Castro-Diaz, M, Osmani, M, Pialarissi-Cavalaro, S, Needham, P, Thompson, J, Elliott, S, Parker, B, Lovato, T, Jalland, D (Accepted for publication) A methodologic approach based on hydrocyclone separation and acid leaching to purify gypsum from refurbishment plasterboard waste. In 18th International Symposium on Waste Management and Sustainable Landfilling; Sardinia Proceedings 2021, Sardinia, Italy.

Osmani, M, Pollard, J, Forde, J, Cole, C, Grubnic, S, Horne, J, Leroy, P (2021) Circular economy business model opportunities, challenges, and enablers in the electrical and electronic equipment sector: stakeholders’ perspectives. In 18th International Symposium on Waste Management and Sustainable Landfilling; Proceedings SARDINIA 2021, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy.

Osmani, M (2021) Circular economy implementation in construction: methods, tools, and case studies. In 18th International Symposium on Waste Management and Sustainable Landfilling, Sardinia, Italy.

Castro-Díaz, M, Osmani, M, Pialarissi-Cavalaro, S, Needham, P, Thompson, J, Elliott, S, Parker, B, Lovato, T (2021) A methodologic approach based on hydrocyclone separation and acid leaching to purify gypsum from refurbishment plasterboard waste. In 18th International Symposium on Waste Management and Sustainable Landfilling; Proceedings Sardinia 2021. 18th International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium, Sardinia, Italy.

Osmani, M (2020) Backtracking onsite construction waste to its occurrence in the building design stages. In 8th International Conference on Sustainable Development, Rome, Italy.

Kral, U, Heuss-Aßbichler, S, Osmani, M (2018) Enabling effective gypsum recovery management by using the UN Framework Classification for Resources. In Proceedings of the The First Global GypSupply Conference on gypsum supply trends and technology, Brussels, Belgium.

Osmani, M (2017) Design waste generators in construction projects. In The Canadian Society for Civil Engineering Annual Conference on Leadership in Sustainable Infrastructure (CSCE 2017), Vancouver, Canada.

Osmani, M (2017) Onsite construction waste management in the UK: current practice, impediments and facilitators. In Proceedings of The International Conference on Pathways to Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities, 19-21 January 2017, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Adams, K, Osmani, M, Thorpe, T, Hobbs, G (2017) The role of the client to enable circular economy in the building sector. In Proceedings of the International HISER Conference on Advances in Recycling and Management of Construction and Demolition Waste, Delft, Netherlands.,ISBN: 9789461868268.

Osmani, M (2016) A kaleidoscope assessment of construction waste origins and causes during design stages. In Proceedings of EurAsia Waste Management International Symposium, 2-4 May 2016, Istanbul, Turkey.

Domingo, N, Osmani, M, Price, A (2015) Mapping relationships between complexities and construction waste causes in the UK healthcare projects. In Proceedings of RICS COBRA International Conference, 08-10 July 2015, Sydney.

Osmani, M (2015) Waste management legislation implementation at construction project level: a case study from the United Kingdom. In Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering (ACE 2015), 12-14 April 2015, Singapore, pp.529-537.

Osmani, M (2014) An investigation into sustainable construction stimulators and blockers. In Magnini, P (ed) Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Sustainable Development, Rome, Italy, pp.57-64.

Osmani, M (2014) The impact of off-site construction on on-site waste reduction. In Proceedings of the Seventh Global Studies Conference, Shanghai, China, pp.84-91.

Cole, C, Osmani, M, Wheatley, A, Quddus, M (2014) Bulky Household Waste Management in a UK Local Authority Area: Current Practice, Challenges and Improvement. Opportunities. In Proceedings of ICEWM 2014: International Conference on Environment and Waste Management, Copenhagen, Denmark, pp.532-537.

Osmani, M (2014) Compressive strength of recycled concrete made from plasterboard and glass reinforced plastic waste. Paper no. 07.2. In Proceedings of the 2014 International Sustainable Built Environment Conference (ISBE 2014), Doha, Qatar, Paper no. 07.2.

Osmani, M (2013) Construction and demolition waste management: challenges and priority interventions. In Cussu, R, He, P, Kjelden, P, Reinhart, D, Stegmann, R (ed) Proceedings of the fourteenth Waste Management and Landfill Symposium, St Margherita Di Pula, Sardinia, Italy, Paper no. 684.

Cole, C, Osmani, M, Wheatley, A, Quddus, M (2013) Bulky household waste management in a UK Local Authority area: current practice, challenges and improvement opportunities. In Cussu, R, He, P, Kjelden, P, Reinhart, D, Stegmann, R (ed) Proceedings of the Fourteenth Waste Management and Landfill Symposium,, Di Pula, Sardinia, Italy, pp.Paper no. 269-Paper no. 269.

Osmani, M and Davies, P (2013) An assessment of low energy design practices in housing retrofit projects. In Howlett, RJ, M'Sirdi, NK, Naamane, A (ed) Proceedings of the Mediterranean Green Energy Forum MGEF-13, Fes, Morocco, pp.514-521.

Osmani, M and Pappu, A (2013) Sustainable composite materials: a case study on waste up-cycling. In Chiu, ASF and Lan, LW (ed) International Conference on Green Management and Business Innovation, Taipei, Taiwan, Paper ID 1036.

Osmani, M (2012) Implementation of Site Waste Management Plans Regulations in the UK: limitations and missed opportunities. In International Conference on Recycling and Reuse, Istanbul, Turkey, pp.158-164, ISBN: 978-975-404-919-0.

Ashkey, K, Osmani, M, Emmitt, S, Mallinson, M (2012) The Conservation of the built environment in Suakin, Sudan: an overview of the current context. In Amoêda, R, Lira, S, Pinheiro, C (ed) International Conference on Heritage and Sustainable Development, Porto, Portugal, pp.1041-1050.

Cole, C, Osmani, M, Quddus, MA, Wheatley, AD (2012) Household Waste Management Practices in Charnwood Borough. In Seventh Annual International Conference on Environment, Athens, Greece, pp.5-16.

Osmani, M (2012) Construction waste minimization in the UK: current pressures for change and approaches. In Chiu, ASF and Tseng, ML (ed) Elsevier 2012 International Conference on Asia Pacific Business Innovation & Technology Management, Pattaya, Thailand, pp.41-45.

Osmani, M (2012) A kaleidoscope evaluation of construction waste management in the UK. In Gidarakos, E, Cossu, R, Stegmann, R (ed) The the Third International Conference on Industrial and Hazardous Waste Management, Chania, Crete, pp.1-8.

Osmani, M (2012) An investigation into stakeholders’ motivations and challenges for sustainable construction. In Weinstein, MP and Pallard, HR (ed) Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Development, New Jersey, USA, pp.74-81.

Domingo, N, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2012) A conceptual model of evidence based design for healthcare in the UK. In Barlow, J (ed) HaCIRIC International Conference 2012, UK.

Osmani, M and Gordon, N (2011) Is the recession jeopardizing the 2016 zero carbon homes agenda in England?. In Howlett, RJ, Rishmuller, K, Lakhmi, CJ (ed) International Conference on Sustainability in Energy and Buildings, Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainability in Energy and Buildings, Marseilles, France, pp.17-23.

Osmani, M (2011) Innovation in cleaner production through concrete and cement composite recycling. In Giannetti, BF, Almeida, CMVB, Bonilla, SH (ed) Third International Conference and Workshop on Advances in Cleaner Production, Proceedings of the Third International Conference and Workshop on Advances in Cleaner Production, Sao Paulo, Brazil, pp.48-57.

Osmani, M and Gordon, N (2011) Effects of the Recession on Zero Carbon Housing Design Practices in the UK. In Chiu, ASF and Tseng, M (ed) International Conference on Innovation & Technology Management,, Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovation & Technology Management, Bali, Indonesia, pp.48-56.

Baiche, B, Osmani, M, Hadjri, K (2011) Earth construction between tradition and modernity. In Uwakweh, BO (ed) Proceedings of the CIB W107 International Conference on Innovation and Sustainable Construction, Hanoi, Vietnam, pp.145-149.

Liu, Z, Osmani, M, Demian, P, Baldwin, AN (2011) The potential use of BIM to aid construction waste minimalisation. In CIB W78-W102 2011: International Conference, Sophia Antipolis, France.

Cole, C, Osmani, M, Quddus, MA, Wheatley, AD, Kay, K (2011) Household waste management in the UK: current practices and challenges. In Castro, F, Vilarinho, C, Carvalho, J (ed) Proceedings of the First International Conference on Wastes: Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities, Guimarães, Portugal, pp.56-61.

Ashley, K, Osmani, M, Emiitt, S, Mallinson, M (2011) Conservation, tradition and vernacular construction in developing countries. In Altun, MC and Emmitt, S (ed) Proceedings of the International Conference on Detail Design in Architecture, Istanbul, Turkey, pp.181-190.

Hadjri, K and Osmani, M (2010) A more fitting housing design for the ageing population. In Wing-tak, C, E, Cheung-ming, (ed) First International Conference on Age-friendly Cities, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Age-friendly Cities, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, pp.31-37.

Osmani, M and Pappu, A (2010) Utilisation of Glass Reinforced Plastic Waste in Concrete and Cement Composites. In Zochar, J, Claisse, P, Naik, TR, Ganjian, E (ed) Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies, Ancona, Italy, pp.1127-1137, ISBN: 978-1-4507-1490-7.

Osmani, M (2010) Construction products' manufacturing waste: recycling opportunities and challenges. In Galla, A and Cope, B (ed) Proceedings of the The 6th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, The 6th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, University of Cuenca, Ecuador.

Gamage, ISW, Osmani, M, Glass, J (2009) An investigation into the impact of procurement systems on waste generation: the contractors' perspective. In Association of Researchers in Construction Management (ARCOM), Nottingham, UK, pp.103-104.

Domingo, N, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2009) Construction waste minimisation in the UK Healthcare Industry. In Association of Researchers in Construction Management (ARCOM), Nottingham, UK, pp.1021-1030.

Osmani, M and Pappu, A (2009) An assessment of the compressive strength of glass reinforced plastic waste-filled concrete for potential applications in construction. In Proceedings of the Joint APSEC-EACEF 2009 Structural Engineering and Construction International Conference, Langkawi, Malaysia.

Osmani, M (2009) Waste recycling in the UK: current status and future trends. In First International Conference on Recycling and Reuse of Materials, Kottayam, Kerala, India.

Osmani, M and O'Reilly, A (2009) Challenges facing housing developers to deliver zero carbon homes in England. In Proceedings of the ICSDC 2009 International Conference on Sustainable Design and Construction, Tokyo.

Osmani, M, Glass, J, Price, AD (2009) Taking the pulse of construction waste minimisation practices and challenges in the UK: A contractor's perspective. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, The University of Technology.

Al Otaibi, S, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2008) Standard Design Model as an enabler for project management competency. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Project Management (ICoPM) : Achieving Excellence Through Project Management, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.

Hadjri, K, Osmani, M, Baiche, B (2008) Reusing Brownfield sites for housing development in the UK. In CIB International Conference on Transformation Through Construction, Dubai, UAE.

Al Otaibi, S, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2008) Standard Design Model as an enabler for project management competency. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Project Management (ICoPM) : Achieving Excellence Through Project Management, ICOPM, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.

Domingo, N, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2008) Reducing construction waste in healthcare faciltities : A project lifecycle approach. In The Association of Researchers in Construction Management (ARCOM), Cardiff, Wales.

Domingo, N, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2008) Reducing Construction Waste in Healthcare Facilities: A Project Lifecycle Approach. In Andrew Dainty, (ed) The Association of Researchers in Construction Management (ARCOM), Cardiff, Wales, pp.1183-1192, ISBN: 978-0-9552390-1-4.

Pappu, A, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2008) Glass reinforced plastic waste characterisation and recycling potential. In GREEN 5 International Conference on Construction for a Sustainable Environment, Vilnius, Lithuania.

Osmani, M and O'Reilly, A (2008) Barriers to zero carbon homes in England. In International Conference on Environmental Design, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Osmani, M, Glass, J, Price, AD (2008) An investigation of design waste causes in construction. In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Waste Management and the Environment, Granada, Spain.

Pappu, A, Osmani, M, Price, AD, Saxena, M (2008) Industrial solid wastes recycling potentials in construction materials. In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, USA, pp.976-986.

Gamage, ISW, Osmani, M, Glass, J (2008) Research approach to investigate the relationship between waste generation and procurement systems. In Proceedings of the 2008 Referred ARCOM Doctoral Workshop, Wolverhampton, UK, pp.1-7.

Baiche, B, Osmani, M, Hadjri, K, Chifunda, C (2008) Attitudes towards earth construction in the developing world: a case study from Zambia. In Proceedings of CIB W107 International Conference on Construction in Developing Countries; New Issues and Challenges, Trinidad.

Al Otaibi, S, Osmani, M, Price, AD (2007) Approach of standard design models in the Saudi Ministry of Interior projects. In Egbu, C and Tong, M (ed) Proceedings of The Third Scottish Conference for Post Graduate Researchers of the Built and Natural Environment - PRoBE, Glasgow, pp.55-65.

Gamage, ISW, Osmani, M, Glass, J (2007) Assessing the relationship between procurement systems and waste generation in construction. In Egbu, C and Tong, M (ed) Proceedings of The Third Scottish Conference for Post Graduate Researchers of the Built and Natural Environment - PRoBE, Glasgow, pp.149-157, ISBN: 1905866178.

Osmani, M (2007) Sustainable Construction Wast Management: Challenges and Opportunities. In Eighteenth European Construction Insititute Conferenc on Major Projects, Major Issues: Managing Mega Projects Successfully, Proceedings of the Eighteenth European Construction Institute Conference on Major Projects, Major Issues: Managing Mega Projects Successfully, London.

Osmani, M (2007) Designing out Waste in Building Projects: An integrated Approach. In KTN Conference on Designing out Waste: Gaining the Advantage, Proceedings of the First Resource Efficiency KTN Conference on Designing out Waste: Gaining the Advantage, Reading, UK.

Osmani, M, Price, AD, Glass, J (2005) Rethinking Waste Management in Construction. In The Twentieth International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, USA.

Osmani, M, Price, AD, Glass, J (2005) The Potential for Construction Waste Minimisation Through Design. In The Second International Conference on Sustainable Planning and Development - Sustainable Planning 2005, Bologna, Italy.

Osmani, M (2004) Sustainable Buildings and Waste Minimisation: Designing for Deconstruction. In Third International Conference on Urban Generation and Sustainability, Siena, Italy, pp.75-94.

Osmani, M (2004) The Role of Architects in Construction Waste Reduction. In Second International Conference on Waste Management and the Environment, Rhodes, Greece, pp.75-94.

Osmani, M (2003) Architecture and the Environment. In Proceedings of CIB International Conference on Building Education and Research: BEAR 2003, Salford, UK, pp.75-94, ISBN: 1903 818 214.

Osmani, M (2002) Guidelines and Principles for the Whole-Sustainable Building Design Approach. In Proceedings of the First International Conference on Design and Manufacture for Sustainable Development, Liverpool, UK, pp.75-94.

Osmani, M (2001) Distance Learning: Innovative Multimedia Educational System - the Virtual University. In The Innovative Teaching Methods and Advanced Technologies Workshop sponsored by Saudi Ministry of Education, Abha, Saudi Arabia, pp.75-94.

Osmani, M (2000) Sustainability and Green Buildings: Current & perspective views. In The Environmental Health Risk Symposium, sponsored by Saudi Ministry of Environment, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, pp.75-94.

Osmani, M (2000) CAD in the Architectural Education. In Working Towards Innovative Architectural Education Workshop, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, pp.75-94.

Osmani, M and Sturm, J (2000) Creating an Inviting, Functional Home Environment. In 4th Saudi Environmental Workshop: Comfort in Residential Homes, King Fahd University, Dahran, Saudi Arabia, pp.75-94.

Osmani, M (1994) Colonial Urban Development in North Africa: From Medinas to Dual Cities. In Proceedings of IAPS 13 Conference - The Urban Experience, Manchester, UK, pp.28-47.

Osmani, M (1991) M'Zab, Ghardaia: Human Scale Architecture. In Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Vernacular Architecture, Istanbul, Turkey, pp.43-52.



Books

Letcher, TM and Vallero, D (2019) Waste A Handbook for Management, Academic Press, ISBN: 9780128150603.

Hadjri, M and Osmani, M (2004) The Spatial Development and Urban Transformation of Colonial and Postcolonial Algiers in Elsheshtawy, Y, Planning Middle Eastern Cites: An Urban Kaleidoscope in a Globalizing World, Routledge Publishers, ISBN: 0 415 304008.



CD Objects

Osmani, M and Gordon, N (2011) Is the recession jeopardizing the 2016 zero carbon homes agenda in England?,.

Osmani, M (2011) Innovation in Cleaner Production through Concrete and Cement Composite Recycling,.

Osmani, M and Gordon, N (2011) Effects of the Recession on Zero Carbon Housing Design Practices in the UK,.

Hadjri, K and Osmani, M (2010) A more fitting housing design for the ageing population,University of Hong Kong.



Chapters

Osmani, M and Villoria-Saez, P (2019) Current and emerging construction waste management trends and approaches. In Waste: A Handbook for Management, Academic Press,ISBN: 9780128150603.

Osmani, M and Villoria-Sáez, P (2019) Current and Emerging Construction Waste Management Status, Trends and Approaches. In Waste: A Handbook for Management, pp.365-380, ISBN: 9780128150603. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-815060-3.00019-0.

Holmes, SJ and Osmani, M (2014) Planning for Waste Management. In Baldwin, A and Bardoli, D (ed) Handbook for Project Planning and Scheduling in Construction,, John Wiley & Sons, pp.216-227, ISBN: 978-0-470-67032-3. DOI: 10.1002/9781118838167.ch11.

Osmani, M and Pappu, A (2012) Sustainable Composites: Glass Reinforced Plastic Waste Filled Concrete. In Encyclopedia of Composites (6 Volumes), Wiley, pp.1-11, ISBN: 9781118097298. DOI: 10.1002/9781118097298.weoc008.

Osmani, M and Gordon, N (2012) Is the recession jeopardizing the 2016 zero carbon homes agenda in England?. In M’Sirdi, N, Namaane, A, Howlett, RJ, Jain, LC (ed) Sustainability in Energy and Buildings, Springer, pp.99-107, ISBN: 9783642275098. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-27509-8_8.

Osmani, M (2011) Construction Waste. In Letcher, TTM and Vallero, DA (ed) Waste: A Handbook for Management, Elsevier, pp.207-218, ISBN: 9780123814753. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-381475-3.10015-4.

Pappu, A, Osmani, M, Ansarifar, A, Wang, L (2009) Glass reinforced plastic waste characterisation and recycling potential. In Sarsby, R and Meggyes, T (ed) Construction for a Sustainable Environment, CRC Press, pp.283-294, ISBN: 9780415566179.

Hadjri, K and Osmani, M (2004) The Spatial Development and Urban Transformation of Colonial and Postcolonial Algiers. In Elsheshtawy, Y (ed) Planning middle eastern cities: an URBAN KALEIDOSCOPE IN A GLOBALIZING WORLD, pp.28-58, ISBN: 9781134410101.



Reports

Adams, K, Pearce, R, Thornback, J, Osmani, M, et al, (2022) The Routemap for Zero Avoidable Waste in Construction, Green Construction Board.

Boydell, R, Osmani, M, Chapman, M, McDonald, G (2022) Technical Support for Zero Waste Scotland, Zero Waste Scotland.

Heiberg, S, Heuss-Aßbichler, S, Hilton, J, Horváth, Z, Kral, U, Krook, J, Laner, D, Müller, F, Mueller, S, Osmani, M, Simoni, M, Stegemann, J, Wäger, P, Winterstetter, A, Wittmer, D (2018) Specifications for the application of the United Nations Framework Classification for Resources to Anthropogenic Resources, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe.

Villoria-Saez, P, Osmani, M, Vitale, P (2018) Recovery technologies for construction and demolition waste, European Commission, DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3760465.

Osmani, M (2016) Draft Scope of BS 8895-3 Designing for material efficiency in building projects – Part 3: Code of practice for technical design,, British Standards Institute (BSi).

Osmani, M (2013) Draft Scope of BS 8895-2: Designing for material efficiency in building projects – Part 2: Code of practice for concept and developed design, British Standards Institute (BSi).

Osmani, M (2012) Draft Scope of BS 8895-1 (Designing for material efficiency in building projects – Part 1: Code of practice for appraisal and strategic briefing), British Standards Institute (BSi).

Osmani, M (2012) Barriers to the integration of renewable energy technologies in infrastructure projects, CIRIA.

Osmani, M (2010) Construction cross sector recycling opportunities, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2010) Construction cross sector recycling opportunities industry briefing documents, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2010) Sustainable property development, EMDA.

Osmani, M (2010) Energy efficiency benchmarking, EMDA.

Osmani, M (2010) Assessing clients and end users' attitudes to energy ratings, EMDA.

Osmani, M (2010) Energy efficiency in the built environment advisory services, EMDA.

Osmani, M (2010) Improving energy efficiency in retail refurbishment, EMDA.

Osmani, M (2009) Pan-industry waste exchange process, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2009) Cutting out waste in construction: a decision making protocol for SMEs, EMDA.

Osmani, M (2008) Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) waste characterisation, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2008) Use of Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) waste powder in concrete and cement composites, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2008) Use of Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) waste fibre in Architectural cladding, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2007) Waste Targeting and Prioritising, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2007) Performance and Economic Waste Assessment Methodology, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2007) Cross-sector Recycling Opportunities, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2006) Construction waste mapping, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2006) Waste characterisation, Technology Strategy Board.

Osmani, M (2004) Extending Higher Education Assessment Methods Using Computer Assisted Assessment, pp.17-31, Teaching and Learning Forum, University of Reading.

Osmani, M (1999) Preventing Indoor Air Quality Problems: the Case of Dammam, pp.17-31, Final Report, ARAMCO.



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