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Prof. Dr.art Mumen Abuarkub

Faculty of Architecture

Function: Architecture
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Short narrative bio

Mumen Abuarkub is a citizen of the Republic of Macedonia, born on March 25, 1965 in the city of Dura in Palestine. In 1984 he graduated from a high school in natural sciences in the Jordanian city of Amman. In 1986 he enrolled at the Faculty of Architecture in Skopje at the University "St. Cyril and Methodius University, where he graduated in 1995. He enrolled at the same faculty for postgraduate studies and received his master's degree in 2000. Specializes in construction chemistry at the Institute for Development in ADING-AD Skopje. In 2005 he received his doctorate from the Faculty of Architecture in Skopje. In 2016 he enrolled in postdoctoral studies at the Faculty of Architecture at the University of Zagreb.

He speaks Arabic (mother tongue), Macedonian (fluent), Serbian (fluent), and is fluent in English.

Fully implements MS Office, Internet and ArchiCAD computer programs.

He is a member of the Union of Architects of Serbia, the Association of Architects of Belgrade, the Association of Urban Planners of Serbia and the Jordanian Engineering

Course you have been teaching and courses you are teaching currently

  1. Introduction to architectural constructions with materials
  2. Architectural constructions 1
  3. Architectural constructions 2
  4. Modern building technologies
  5. Designing social buildings 1

Subjects and research fields of BA, MA, or PhD thesis you’ve supervised and are interested in supervising

Design of social buildings

Research interests (and on-going research, if you are conducting one)

  1. Constructions and materials
  2. Traditional residential buildings

List of published articles (academic journals), texts (in edited books) and books, exhibitions and audiovisual works

Defence of doctoral thesis:

2005 Mumen Abuarkub, Transformation of the Spatial Structure of the City of Nablus (Palestinian Autonomous Territory) From the Aspect of the Sustainable Development Published: University “Ss Cyril and Methodius” Skopje, Faculty of Architecture North Macedonia - 1000 Skopje, Partizanski Odredi 24 Signature: S III DR 1558/1, No: 5465, p. 217, Skopje, 01 April 2005, p. 217

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Tihomir Stojkov, PhD, Grad. Eng. Arch.

PhD Thesis, Original in Macedonian

www.arh.ukim.edu.mk, dekanat@arh.ukim.edu.mk

Defence of master thesis:

2000 Mumen Abuarkub, The Housing in the Traditional City of Nablus - Palestine (as per Haret Al-Habaleh)

Published: University “Ss Cyril and Methodius” Skopje, Faculty of Architecture North Macedonia - 1000 Skopje, Partizanski Odredi 24

Signature: S III 1237/1, No: 4730, p 111, Skopje, 30.X.2000, p. 111

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Zorica Blazevska, PhD, Grad. Eng. Arch.

Master’s thesis, Original in Macedonian

www.arh.ukim.edu.mk, dekanat@arh.ukim.edu.mk

Original scientific paper:

1.            2018       Mumen Abuarkub, The Morphological Spatial Composition of the Architectural Fabric of Traditional Centеrs in Palestine

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 711.582(569.4), 711.4(569.4), ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 71 (2018) 7-8, pp. 408-418

Original in English

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

Review papers:

1. 2020       Taiseer Rawashdeh, Mumen Abuarkub, Basic Elements for Complex System Treatment of the Urban Space

Published: International Magazine for Social Sciences “Visione” Skopje

North Macedonia - 1100 Skopje, Hristo Tatarchev 3

UDC: 711.4, ISSN 1409-8962 printed form, ISSN 1857-9221 electronic form, Vision 34 (2020) pp. 267-277

Original in English

www.visionsmagazine.org, cdemocratic@hotmail.com 

2. 2019       Mumen Abuarkub, Courtyard in Traditional Houses in Palestine

Published: “Prostor”, a Scholarly Journal of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Architecture

Croatia - 10000 Zagreb, Kaciceva 26

UDC: 728.01:721.011.72 (569.4), ISSN: 1330-0652, Prostor 27 (2019) 1 (57) pp. 88-99

Original in English

www.arhitekt.hr/prostor, prostor@arhitekt.hr

3. 2019       Mumen Abuarkub, Natural Factors for Development in Spatial and Urban Planning

Published: International Magazine for Social Sciences “Visione” Skopje

North Macedonia - 1100 Skopje, Hristo Tatarchev 3

UDC: 502.2:71, ISSN 1409-8962, printed form, ISSN 1857-9221 electronic form, Vision 32 (2019) pp. 105-116

Original in Macedonian

www.visionsmagazine.org, cdemocratic@hotmail.com

4. 2018       Ivana Stosic, Mumen Abuarkub, Miodrag Smelcerovic, Marijana Smelcerovic,

Designing Energy Efficient and Ecological Solar House 

Published: Applied Engineering Letters, The Association of Intellectuals for the Development of Science in Serbia “The Serbian Academic Center” Stevana Mokranjca 18/31, 21000, Novi Sad, Serbia

UDC: 728.3:697.7, ISSN: 2466-4847, Vol.3, No.4, (2018) pp. 135-141

Original in English

www://doi.org/10.18485/aeletters.2018.3.4.4, info@aeletters.com

5. 2018       Mumen Abuarkub, Created Factors for Development in Spatial and Urban Planning

Published: International Magazine for Social Sciences “Visione” Skopje

North Macedonia - 1100 Skopje, Hristo Tatarchev 3

UDC: 711.4, ISSN 1409-8962 printed form, ISSN 1857-9221 electronic form, Vision 30 (2018) pp. 531-542

Original in Macedonian

www.visionsmagazine.org, cdemocratic@hotmail.com

 

6. 2017       Mumen Abuarkub, Influence of Islam on the Urban Development of Residentail Units

Published: International Magazine for Social Sciences “Visione” Skopje

North Macedonia - 1100 Skopje, Hristo Tatarchev 3

UDC: 711.42, ISSN 1409-8962 printed form, ISSN 1857-9221 electronic form, Vision 28 (2017) pp. 23-39

Original in Macedonian

www.visionsmagazine.org, cdemocratic@hotmail.com

7.2017       Mumen Abuarkub, Traditional Building Materials and Techniques in Palestine

Published: “Prostor”, a Scholarly Journal of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Architecture

Croatia - 10000 Zagreb, Kaciceva 26

UDC: 72.02:728.6(569.4), ISSN: 1330-0652, Prostor 25 (2017) 1 (53) pp. 140-153

Original in English

www.arhitekt.hr/prostor, prostor@arhitekt.hr

8. 2017       Mumen Abuarkub, Throne Village Architecture in Palestine

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 728.8(569.4), ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 71 (2017) 3-4, pp. 104-114

Original in English

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

9. 2012       Mumen Abuarkub, The Vision for Achievment of Sustainable Development for the City Nablus Palestine and its Wider Area

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 502.131.1:71(569.5), ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 66 (2012) 11-12, pp. 554-563

Original in English

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

10. 2007       Mumen Abuarkub, Rebuilding & Protection of Damaged Architectonic Constructive Elements

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 624.02.004.67, ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 61 (2007) 5-6, pp. 220-226

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

Professional papers:

 

1.  2021       Mumen Abuarkub, Taiseer Rawashdeh, Application of Thermal Insulation Materials on Facade Envelopes with Materials from Ading - Ad Skopje Production Program

Published: Journal of Arts and Design Studies

U.S.A

ISSN 2224-6061 (Paper) ISSN 2225-059X (Online) Vol.93, 2021 pp. 9-16

Original in English

www.iiste.org, ads@iiste.org

2. 2021       Mumen Abuarkub, Architectural Values in the Architecture of the Islamic Residence

Published: International Magazine for Social Sciences “Visione” Skopje

North Macedonia - 1100 Skopje, Hristo Tatarchev 3

UDC: 28-428:72, ISSN 1409-8962 printed form, ISSN 1857-9221 electronic form, Vision 37 (2021) pp. 173-193

Original in Arabic

www.visionsmagazine.org, cdemocratic@hotmail.com

3.2021       Mumen Abuarkub, Reparation and Protection of Damaged Floor Surfaces (practical experiences)

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 666.972.16, ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 75 (2021) 1-4, pp. 23-32

Original in English

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

4. 2018       Mumen Abuarkub, Classifications and Revitalization of Traditional Houses in the Rural Areas in Palestine

Published: International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology (IJCIET)

Tamilnadu, India, Plot: 03, Flat- S 1, Poomalai Santosh Pearls Apartment, Plot No. 10, Vaiko Salai 6th Street, Jai Shankar Nagar, Palavakkam, Chennai - 600 041

ISSN Print: 0976-6308 and ISSN Online: 0976-6316, Volume 9, Issue 12, December 2018, pp. 1141-1161, Article ID: IJCIET_09_12_118

Original in English

www.iaeme.com/ijciet/issues.asp, editor@iaeme.com

5.2018       Mumen Abuarkub, Architectural and Decorative Elements in Traditional Palestinian Houses

Published: New Design Ideas

Baku, Azerbaijan, 32F, Nasimi str., 45, AZ1118

ISSN 2524-2148 Online, ISSN 2522-4875 Print, vol.2, No.2, 2018, pp. 97-117

Original in English

www.jomardpublishing.com, jomardpublishing@gmail.com  

 

6.2016       Mumen Abuarkub, Architecture in Palestine - Historical Development

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 72(569.4-076) (091), ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 70 (2016) 9-10, pp. 411-420

Original in English

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

7.2016       Mumen Abuarkub, Protection from Sunlight Influence and Increasing of Humidity Levels in Warm and Dry Regions

Published: International Magazine for Social Sciences “Visione” Skopje

North Macedonia - 1100 Skopje, Hristo Tatarchev 3

UDC: 72.012.22 (5-15), ISSN 1409-8962 printed form, ISSN 1857-9221 electronic form, Vision 26 (2016) pp. 307-321

Original in Macedonian

www.visionsmagazine.org, cdemocratic@hotmail.com

8. 2015       Mumen Abuarkub, New Urban Organizational Structure of Nablus City in Palestine

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 711.4/569.4-076), ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 69 (2015) 9-10, pp. 390-396

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

9.2010       Mumen Abuarkub, The Values of the Traditional Culture in the Function of Sustainable Development

Published: MIT University (University of Management and Informatics Technology)

North Macedonia - 1000 Skopje, 5 Makedonska brigade bb.

COBISS.MK-ID 83129866, ISSN 978-608-4589-00-6, Collection of labors 1 (2010) pp. 67-84

Original in Macedonian

www.mit.edu.mk, contact@mit.edu.mk

10.2009       Mumen Abuarkub, Effect of the Hiperplasticizers (Polycarboxilate-Based High Range Water- Reducing Admixtures) on Physical and Mechanical Properties of the Concrete Mixtures

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 666.972.16, ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 63 (2009) 3-4, pp. 138-144

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

11.2008       Mumen Abuarkub, The Floor as an Integral Part of the Interior of the Palestinian House

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 628.61.(569.4):624.025.3, ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 62 (2008) 1-2, pp. 39-44

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

12.2007       Mumen Abuarkub, Preservation and Revitalization of Ancient Towns in Arabian Countries with Special Reference to the Ancient Town in Nablus in Palestine

Published: “Prostor”, a Scholarly Journal of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Architecture

Croatia - 10000 Zagreb, Kaciceva 26

UDC 711.424.3:72.025.4 (Nablus Palestina), ISSN: 1330-0652, Prostor 15 (2007) 1 (33) pp. 132-143

Original in Croatian

www.arhitekt.hr/prostor, prostor@arhitekt.hr

13. 2006       Mumen Abuarkub, Palestine, Between Tradition and Modern World - The Old City of Nablus

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 711.424 Nablus, ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 60 (2006) 3-4, pp. 97-103

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

14. 2005       Mumen Abuarkub, Ecological Degradation of the Land in (the West Bank) - Palestine as the Consequence of Israeli Occupation

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 628.516 (569.4):314.324, ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 59 (2005) 10-11, pp. 418-424

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

15. 2004       Mumen Abuarkub, Sustainable Development Model for the City of Nablus - Palestine

Published: University of Belgrade, Faculty of Architecture

The Principles of Sustainable Development - The Problems of The Redefinitions and Methodologies of Progress

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kralja Aleksandra 73

UDC: 502.131.1:71/72(082), YU ISSN 86-80095-77-X, Edition Architectonics Monograph13, (2004) pp. 99-112

Original in Serbian

www.arh.bg.ac.rs, nfolic@eunet.rs

16. 2001       Mumen Abuarkub, The Safety Situation in the Middle East

Published: University “Ss Cyril and Methodius”, Skopje, Institute for Sociological Political and Juridical Research,

North Macedonia - 1000 Skopje, Partizanski Odredi bb

No: 03-1474, Еlectronic version

Original in Macedonian

www.isppi.ukim.edu.mk, isppidir@isppi.ukim.edu.mk

Congresses, symposiums, seminars and science lecture:

 

1.  2017       Mumen Abuarkub, Ecological Degradation of the Land in Palestine as the Consequences of Israeli Settlements

Categories: Research and Studies

The First European Conference оn Israeli Settlements

Organized: A group of European organizations and institutions & The Department of Expatriates Affairs in P.L.O.

Brussels, Belgium, 06-11 Nov. 2017

Original in English

2.2017       Ivana Stošić, Mumen Abuarkub, Miodrag Šmelcerović, Wave Power as an Energy Sourc

Categories: Research and Studies

Thirteenth International Scientific Conference, the Teacher of the Future

Organized: Institut of Knowledge Management,

ISSN 2545-4439, Vol. 17.3 (2017) pp. 1417-1422, Budva, Montenegro, 25-28 May 2017

Original in Serbian

3. 2013       Mumen Abuarkub, The Vision for Achievement of Sustainable Development in Palestine

Categories: Research and Studies

The First Global Conference of Palestinian Academics in the Diaspora

Organized: The Department of Expatriates Affairs in P.L.O. & Al-Najah National University

Nablus, Palestine, 10 -11 April 2013

Original in English

4.2012       Mumen Abuarkub, Architectural and

Social Situation of The Palestinian Refugees in The Camp of Shatila Beirut, Lebanon

Categories: Research and Studies

21th International Urban Planners Exhibition - Thematic - Urban Challenges         

Organized: The Urban Planner’s Association of Serbia

ISSN: 978-86-84275-28-0, Leskovac, Serbia, 08 - 15 November 2012

Original in English

5.2009       Mumen Abuarkub, Consequences of the

Israeli Military Aggression Upon the Architecture and Urban Character of the Old City of Nablus Palestine

Categories: Research and Studies

18th International Urban Planners Exhibition - Thematic - Urban Challenges         

Organized: The Urban Planner’s Association of Serbia

ISSN: 987-86-84275-21-1, Nis, Serbia, 06 - 13 November 2009

Original in English and Serbian

6.2007       Mumen Abuarkub, Proposal of the Solution for the New Urban Organizational Structure of the City of Nablus - Palestine to 2015

Categories: Research and Studies

16th International Urban Planners Exhibition - Thematic - Urban Challenges

Organized: The Urban Planner’s Association of Serbia,

ISSN: 978-86-84275-17-4, Nis, Serbia, 08 - 15 November 2007

Original in Serbian

Other items (Contributions):

1.2021       Mumen Abuarkub, Monograh of 12 Famous Yugoslav Architects

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

2. 2014       Mumen Abuarkub, Application of Bitumen Shingles in Roof Construction

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

UDC: 624.91:691.16; 692.42:699.86, ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 68 (2014) 7-8, pp. 358-363

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

3. 2011       Mumen Abuarkub, Palestine for any time

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja, 65 (2011) 3-4, pp. 163-166

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs

4. 2008       Mumen Abuarkub, Home Infinity Architecture, Interior and Design

Published: “Izgradnja”, a Monthly Review - Civil Engineering and Architecture Unions, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Society. Town Planning Association,

Serbia - 11000 Belgrade, Kneza Milosa 7a

ISSN: 0350-5421, Izgradnja 62 (2008) 10-11, pp. 463-468

Original in Serbian

www.izgradnjacasopis.org.rs, izgradnja@sezampro.rs