Green Open Access

Call of the Journal:

- South

Code: J128-2020-U+D
Posting date: 15/10/2020


Urbanform and Design

ISSN (print): 2612-3754   |    ISSN (online): 2384-9207
Aims and Scope

U + D | Urbanform and Design is a scientific journal dedicated to the themes of reading and architectural design and of the transformations of the urban form. The Journal that has an ANVUR ranking Class A*, intends to propose new paths for the architectural project, based on the rational and communicable aspect of disciplinary studies, in particular by proposing to the attention of the scientific community those aspects aimed to the study of formative processes of the architecture and their usefulness for the contemporary project. U + D, published every six months in Italian and English (both online and print edition), is aimed at an international audience by giving a significant contribution to the ongoing debate on the renewal tools concerning the urban morphology. The journal is divided into sections dedicated to the publication of essays and projects concerning urban morphology’s themes, studies and research with a theoretical character, authoritative reflections and view point dedicated to personal interpretation of topics of greater relevance inherent the specific area of interest of the journal.

Review process
The Journal adopts double-blind peer review process
English, Français, Italian
Architectural Design, Architectural Heritage, Architectural Renovation, Architectural Theory, Architectural Typology, Architecture, City, Conservation, Contemporary Architecture, Cultural Heritage, Design Methodology, Design Theory, Digital Project, Digital Representation, Generative Design, History of Architecture, Housing, Information Architecture, Interdisciplinary Approach, Landscape, Modeling, Modern Architecture, Parametric Design, Project Tools, Representation, Simulation Tools, Sustainability, Sustainable Development, Theory, Traditional Architecture, Urban Design, Urban Development, Urban Landscapes, Urban Planning, Urban Regeneration, Urban Restoration, Urban Studies & Planning
First Published
L'Erma di Bretschneider
Issue for Year
Publishing date
June, December
Editor in Chief
Giuseppe Strappa
Indexed By



The journal has no fee for the processing and publication of articles, it does not foresee any fee for submission.