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Bridge Design & Evaluation: LRFD & LRFR

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Author: Gongkang Fu  |  Isbn: 9780470422250  |  File size: 7.3MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 456  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture A succinct, real-world approach to complete bridge system design and evaluation Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) and Load and Resistance Factor Rating (LRFR) are design and evaluation methods that have replaced or offered alternatives to other traditional methods as...

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Splendors of the East

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Author: Sir Mortimer Wheeler  |  Isbn: 9780600379454  |  File size: 65.7MB  |  Year: 1970  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture In this lavishly illustrated book are depicted some of the finest examples of the architecture and decorative arts of all Asia. The tiled opulence of Isfahan, ancient capital of Persia, the fantastic exuberance of the Great Hindu Temple of Madura in South India,...

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Basics: Architecture & Dynamics

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Author: Franziska Ullmann  |  Isbn: 9783709103234  |  File size: 24MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture What elements constitute space? What s a solitaire and what makes a solitaire a monument? Why is a building profane and what makes a space a sacred space? Why seem Zaha Hadid s buildings to be dynamic buildings? These and many other issues are addressed in "Basics". In...

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Measuring Public Space: The Star Model

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Author: Georgiana Varna  |  Isbn: 9781409467458  |  File size: 6.5MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 298  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture In the rapidly expanding public space debate of the past few years, a recurring theme is the ’loss of publicness’ of contemporary urban public places. This book takes up the challenge to find an objective way to prove or disprove this phenomenon. By taking...

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Seven Wonders of Green Building Technology

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Author: Karen Sirvaitis  |  Isbn: 9780761342427  |  File size: 18.1MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 80  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This book examines seven amazing wonders of green technology: BedZED; Earthships, IBM Tower in Kuala Lumpur, Reichstag, the design of the new 7 World Trade Center in New York City, J. M. Tjibaou Cultural Centre Sams in Denmark. Download book...

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Selling Architectural Ideas

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Author: Tom Porter  |  Isbn: 9780419232605  |  File size: 25.3MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture As 'visual animals' architects continue to live and work in a pictorial age in which image-making remains the central activity of environmental design. Selling Architectural Ideas explores the promotional role of architectural graphics and drawing at the point of...

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Future Architecture: A Journey Into the Architectural Future of the World

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Author: Peter Murray  |  Isbn: 9780992303389  |  File size: 26MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 120  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Download link 1 Download book...

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Sunburnt Cities: The Great Recession, Depopulation & Urban Planning in the American Sunbelt

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Author: Justin B. Hollander  |  Isbn: 0415592127  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture In recent years there has been a growing focus on urban and environmental studies, and the skills and techniques needed to address the wider challenges of how to create sustainable communities. Central to that demand is the increasing urgency of addressing the issue of...

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Seismic Design of Reinforced & Precast Concrete Buildings

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Author: Robert E. Englekirk  |  Isbn: 9780471081227  |  File size: 20.1MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 848  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture * Presents the basics of seismic-resistant design of concrete structures. * Provides a major focus on the seismic design of precast bracing systems. Download book...

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Refabricating Architecture

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Author: Stephen Kieran  |  Isbn: 9780071433211  |  File size: 42.8mb  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This thought-provoking book presents a compelling argument for moving architecture from a part-by-part, linear approach to an integrated one that brings together technology, materials, and production methods. Using examples from several industries that have successfully...

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Biomimetic Architectures by Plasma Processing: Fabrication & Applications

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Author: Surojit Chattopadhyay  |  Isbn: 9789814463942  |  File size: 30MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 254  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Plasma-processed biomimetic structures are an extremely focused and small subset of biomimetics. Although other methods can also be adopted, experimental synthesis of biomimetic structures mainly focuses on plasma processing. This book deals with the theoretical...

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Practical Tunnel Construction

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Author: Gary B. Hemphill  |  Isbn: 9780470641972  |  File size: 10.8MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The only modern guide to all aspects of practical tunnel construction Practical Tunnel Construction fills a void in the literature for a practical guide to tunnel construction. By taking the reader through a brief introduction and history to a comprehensive discussion...

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Delivering Sustainable Buildings: An Industry Insider's View

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Author: Mike Malina  |  Isbn: 9781405194174  |  File size: 7.2MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 282  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The UK government has committed to reducing the nation’s carbon emissions by 80% by 2050. Buildings currently use almost half of the UK’s generated energy and they are now the focus of an unprecedented drive to cut energy use in our homes, offices, schools,...

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Guide to Green Building Rating Systems

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Author: Linda Reeder  |  Isbn: 9780470401941  |  File size: 6.3MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The one-stop guide for choosing a green building rating system Today, sustainability is a growing concern for the architects, designers, builders, and owners of commercial and residential buildings. Meeting the requirements of a rating system provides a metric to evaluate...

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Shopping Experience: Store & Showroom

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Author: Jasmin Yu  |  Isbn: 9789881974082  |  File size: 32MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture In today's market, people value not only the quality of what they buy, but also the pleasure and the comfort they feel when they're buying. So a store should offer its customers not just the ease of shopping but also an enjoyable shopping experience. This book is a collection...

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Old Buildings New Designs

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Author: Charles Bloszies  |  Isbn: 9781616890353  |  File size: 22MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 144  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Increasingly, architects are hired to design new work for existing structures. Whether for reasons of preservation, sustainability, or cost-effectiveness, the movement to reuse buildings presents a variety of design challenges and opportunities. Old Buildings, New...

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The Paradoxes of Planning: A Psycho-Analytical Perspective

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Author: Sara Westin  |  Isbn: 9781409448037  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Why is it that modern architects and planners - these benevolent and socially visionary experts - have created environments that can make one feel so uneasy? Using a philosophical and psycho-analytical approach, this book critically examines expert knowledge within...

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Construire sa maison en bois : Toutes les techniques de construction

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Author:  |  Isbn: 9782212134735  |  File size: 53.34MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 156  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Le bois est devenu (ou redevenu) l?un des matériaux incontournables dans le bâti d?aujourd?hui et notamment dans la maison individuelle. Cependant, les techniques de construction et les choix de mise en oeuvre sont nombreux? Cet ouvrage présente de façon complète et détaillée les...

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Building Control with Passive Dampers

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Author: Izuru Takewaki  |  Isbn: 9780470824917  |  File size: 15.6MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The recent introduction of active and passive structural control methods has given structural designers powerful tools for performance-based design. However, structural engineers often lack the tools for the optimal selection and placement of such systems. In Building...

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Ecosystem Services Come To Town: Greening Cities by Working with Nature

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Author: Gary Grant  |  Isbn: 9781405195065  |  File size: 37.2MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 238  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The need to find new approaches to the development of cities is becoming increasingly urgent in this age of continuing population growth, demographic transition, climate change, fossil fuel peak and biodiversity losses. Restoring ecosystem services and promoting...

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Washington: A History of Our National City

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Author: Tom Lewis  |  Isbn: 9780465039210  |  File size: 32MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 560  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture On January 24, 1791, President George Washington chose the site for the young nation’s capital: ten miles square, it stretched from the highest point of navigation on the Potomac River, and encompassed the ports of Georgetown and Alexandria. From the moment the federal...

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Beyond Modernist Masters: Contemporary Architecture in Latin America

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Author: Filipe Hernández  |  Isbn: 9783764387693  |  File size: 25MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 152  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Lateinamerika ist seit langem ein wichtiger Ort für die Architektur, und in den letzten 15 Jahren ist dort eine lebendige Szene entstanden. In diesem Buch werden Projekte erörtert, die quer durch Lateinamerika für Diskussion gesorgt haben. Download book...

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Sustainable Design: Ecology, Architecture, & Planning

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Author: Daniel E. Williams  |  Isbn: 9780471709534  |  File size: 20MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Architects identify "sustainability" as the most important change in the future of their profession. Sustainable Design: Ecology, Architecture, and Planning is a practical, comprehensive guide to design and plan a built environment compatible with the region′s...

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Threshold Spaces: Transitions in Architecture. Analysis & Design Tools

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Author: Till Boettger  |  Isbn: 9783038215875  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Was ist ein Schwellenraum? Auftakt, Dazwischen, Schranke? Innen oder aussen? Der Schwellenraum ist alles zusammen, meist sogar gleichzeitig.Till Boettger hat sich in Lehr- und Forschungsprojekten mit der Inszenierung des Ankommens und Empfangens befasst. Er hat raumliche...

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Bridge Engineering: Seismic Design

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Author: Lian Duan and W.F. Chen  |  Isbn: 9780849316838  |  File size: 47.6MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 480  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Mitigating the effects of earthquakes is crucial to bridge design. With chapters culled from the best-selling Bridge Engineering Handbook, this volume sets forth the principles and applications of seismic design, from the necessary geotechnical and dynamic...

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Valode & Pistre Architects

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Author: Philip Jodidio  |  Isbn: 9783764372002  |  File size: 43.2MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The firm of Denis Valode and Jean Pistre, which has been practicing for 25 years, entered upon a new phase of its career in 1992, when the architects in cooperation with the landscape architect Kathryn Gustafson received the Equerre d argent prize of the journal Le...

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Shopping Experience

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Author: Ping Yu  |  Isbn: 9787538169409  |  File size: 37.5MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 269  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This book selected a series of showrooms elaborately, sorted into five categories such as housing and accommodation, closes and accessories, the living life, electrons and toys. The words are plain and pictures delicate, introducing the idea and characteristics of showroom...

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The Gothic Cathedral: Origins of Gothic Architecture & the Medieval Concept of Order

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Author:  |  Isbn: 0691017891  |  File size: 51.7MB  |  Year: 1974  |  Pages: 352  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The Gothic Cathedral is the most stimulating and comprehensive work on the subject to date. . . . If the cathedrals are to be understood, Mr. von Simson rightly declares, they must be seen not in the light of twentieth-century esthetic observation, but of twelfth-century religious...

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Shoah Presence: Architectural Representations of the Holocaust

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Author: Eran Neuman  |  Isbn: 9781409429234  |  File size: 4.3MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 228  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Through the analysis of several commemorative acts in space, matter and image, namely museums and memorials, this book reflects on the ways in which architecture as a discipline, a practice and a discourse represents the Holocaust. In doing so, it problematises how one...

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Old Hotel New Face

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Author: Orange Yan  |  Isbn: 9789881545275  |  File size: 38MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The renovation work is very similar to when cooking different things fit together, but neither has to kill the taste of the other and only with the sum and the balance between the parties and the ingredients that you gain a new and unique flavor compound. This book selects 35...

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