Designing Kinetics For Architectural Facades

Author: Jules Moloney
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1136709037
Size: 69.18 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: Carolina Stevenson
Publisher: Birkhauser
ISBN: 9783034608077
Size: 21.73 MB
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This book presents kinetic architecture as the answer to functional requirements: must the entire building be mobile, must it adapt to changing conditions or must it allow for quick assembly?

Kinetic Architecture

Author: Charles Linn
Publisher: Images Publishing
ISBN: 1864704950
Size: 27.98 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 ...

Precedents In Architecture

Author: Roger H. Clark
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118170849
Size: 64.19 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 ...

Structures And Architecture

Author: Paulo J. da Sousa Cruz
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1317549953
Size: 70.63 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 ...

Vygotskian Perspectives On Literacy Research

Author: Carol D. Lee
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521638784
Size: 32.35 MB
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Contains essays that analyze learning and development based on Lev Vygotsky's cultural-historical theory of human development, describing how schooling is influenced by culture, and using Vygotsky's theory to find solutions to education ...

Global Design And Local Materialization

Author: Jianlong Zhang
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3642389740
Size: 54.28 MB
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures, CAAD Futures 2013, held in Shanghai, China, in July 2013.

Sustainable Facades

Author: Ajla Aksamija
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118549643
Size: 68.56 MB
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Sustainable Facades focuses on the strategies and approaches for designing sustainable, high-performance building facades, and provides technical guidance for architects and designers.