Proposition of Housing Construction with Solar Envelope Method in Renewal Area After Disaster

Document Type : Original Article


1 Selcuk University, Faculty of Architecture, 42031, KONYA, TURKEY.

2 Bingöl University, Faculty of Architecture And Engineering, BİNGÖL, TURKEY.


In this study, with using the method of solar envelope, general layout plans, building forms and building density values were obtained to ensure optimal utilization of the sun in mass housing area. Toki housing in İnonu Quarter of Bingöl city who faced constantly with the fact earthquakes and natural disasters throughout the history was selected as study area. In conclusion; assessments were carried out about current buildings situation and recommended building forms.