Designing Kinetics For Architectural Facades

Author: Jules Moloney
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1136709037
Size: 60.81 MB
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Architectural facades now have the potential to be literally kinetic, through automated sunscreens and a range of animated surfaces. This book explores the aesthetic potential of these new types of moving facades.

Kinetic Architecture

Author: Charles Linn
Publisher: Images Publishing
ISBN: 1864704950
Size: 54.72 MB
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A shift in the architecture industry’s focus in the last 20 years toward ecological concerns, long-term value, and user comfort has coincided with significant new developments in digital controls, actuators, shading typologies, building ...

Interactive Architecture

Author: Michael Fox
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 161689511X
Size: 13.40 MB
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Interactive Architecture: Adaptive World illustrates how structures can process information, make observations, and utilize tools to translate natural systems and create seamlessly integrated environments, from data-driven light ...

A Global History Of Architecture

Author: Francis D. K. Ching
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111898160X
Size: 55.50 MB
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Unique in its non-Eurocentrism, this book provides a fresh survey of architectural history with a truly global perspective, fulfilling the National Architectural Accrediting Board's requirements for 'non-Western' architecture in history ...

Structures And Architecture

Author: Paulo J. da Sousa Cruz
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1317549953
Size: 17.46 MB
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This set of book of abstracts and full paper searchable CD-ROM presents selected papers presented at the 3rd International Conference on Structures and Architecture Conference (ICSA2016), organized by the School of Architecture of the ...

Precedents In Architecture

Author: Roger H. Clark
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118170849
Size: 43.38 MB
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A timely update of the architectural classic on design analysis Precedents in Architecture, Fourth Edition provides a vocabulary for architectural analysis that illuminates the works of leading architects and aids architects and designers ...

Building Dynamics

Author: Branko Kolarevic
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317650786
Size: 58.80 MB
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The first book to offer a coherent, comprehensive approach to this topic, it draws together arguments previously only available in scattered form.

Out Of Control

Author: Kevin Kelly
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 9780201483406
Size: 36.23 MB
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This is a book about how our manufactured world has become so complex that the only way to create yet more complex things is by using the principles of biology.

Architecture

Author: Francis D. K. Ching
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118745132
Size: 39.75 MB
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This edition includes an access card with a redemption code for the online Interactive Resource Center, which features thirty-five animations, flashcards of key architectural terms, and an image gallery showcasing hundreds of photos that ...