Developing research programs for traditional and historic building materials and techniques for its conservation and use in modern construction.
- Carrying out research for historic and traditional building materials to analyze its original composition, material characteristics and properties in collaboration with material scientists, experts and institutions.
- Identifying dying traditional building art and techniques and developing research proposals for reviving the lost techniques such as glazed tile works, glass work, lime finishes, historic tile works etc.
- Setting up processes to revive the traditional built forms and conducting experimentations in association with craftsmen to work out matching compositions and techniques for its reproduction.
- Setting up standards for the traditional materials, specifications and techniques for its easy use in modern construction.