Lab & Research

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Currently, I am building “F18N Lab” – a multidisciplinary-approached laboratory that utilizes the potential of computing technology with architectural engineering. Our recent focus is extended reality (XR) technology utilization in the architectural design process.

Research Keywords

  • virtual reality (VR)
  • augmented reality (AR)
  • extended reality (XR)
  • building information modeling (BIM)
  • affordance-based design

Recent Publications


Agirachman FA, Shinozaki M, Koerniawan MD, Indraprastha A. Implementing Affordance-Based Design Review Method Using Virtual Reality in Architectural Design Studio. Buildings. 2022; 12(9):1296.

Agirachman, F. A., & Shinozaki, M. (2021). Design evaluation in architecture education with an affordance-based approach utilizing non-virtual reality and virtual reality media. Technology|Architecture + Design, 5(2), 188–206.

International Conference

Putra, G. B., & Agirachman, F. A. (2022). Experiencing heritage through immersive environment using affordable virtual reality setup. Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research.

Agirachman, F. A., & Shinozaki, M. (2021). VRDR – an attempt to evaluate BIM-based design studio outcome through virtual reality. CAADRIA Proceedings.