B.Arch., M.Sc., Dr.techn.
Or is an architect, researcher, editor, and translator. He graduated from Tel Aviv University (2002) and wrote his mater’s (2012) and doctoral (2015) theses at TU Wien. His doctoral study focused on the history of building climatology in Israel and its complex relationship with Israeli architecture.
Or’s main research interests are varied and include:
- Building physics and building performance simulation
- Bioclimatic design
- Urban microclimate
- Building science and technology
- History of architecture and architectural technology
- Urban history
- Big data in architectural research
Since 2006, Or is the editor-in-chief of Architectures series at Babel Publishers, the leading Hebrew book series on architecture and town planning.