Architecture: Structure, Materials and Detailing

  • Learning from Failure in the Design Process: Experimenting with Materials book cover

    Learning from Failure in the Design Process

    Experimenting with Materials, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Huang

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • The Architecture of the Facade book cover

    The Architecture of the Facade

    1st Edition

    By Randall Korman

    The Art of the Facade shows you in hundreds of color illustrations, diagrams, and photographs what it is that makes an artful facade, so that you are equipped to design beautiful, meaningful buildings. Author Randall Korman discusses proportional systems, the language of composition, how to use…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Olympic Stadia: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Olympic Stadia

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    By Geraint John, Dave Parker

    Olympic Stadia provides a comprehensive account of the development of stadia including but not limited to: developments in running tracks, the introduction of lighting, improvements in spectator viewing standards and the introduction of roofs. Written by a world-renowned expert on sports…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Structural Materials for Sustainable Architecture: Imagining Delight, Form and Performance book cover

    Structural Materials for Sustainable Architecture

    Imagining Delight, Form and Performance, 1st Edition

    By Michael Dickson, Peter Walker

    This book discusses and illustrates the aesthetics, use and shaping of structural materials in the design and construction of a sustainable built environment. It develops the argument for, and an appreciation of, novel and innovative structural engineering forms through the comparative choice of…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Structure for Architects: A Case Study in Steel, Wood, and Reinforced Concrete book cover

    Structure for Architects

    A Case Study in Steel, Wood, and Reinforced Concrete, 1st Edition

    By Ashwani Bedi, Ramsey Dabby

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Diagramming the Big Idea: Methods for Architectural Composition book cover

    Diagramming the Big Idea

    Methods for Architectural Composition, 2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey Balmer, Michael T. Swisher

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Bioclimatic Double-skin Facades book cover

    Bioclimatic Double-skin Facades

    1st Edition

    By Mary Benedict Bonham

    This guide shows you how to adapt a double-facade building strategy to your climate so that you can meet client needs for beauty and comfort while also reducing their energy load and environmental impacts. Bioclimatic double-skins conserve energy passively and often resonate with the culture of a…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Twentieth Century Town Halls: Architecture of Democracy book cover

    Twentieth Century Town Halls

    Architecture of Democracy, 1st Edition

    By John Gold Stewart

    This is the first book to examine the development of the Town Hall during the twentieth century and the way in which these civic buildings have responded to the dramatic political, social and architectural changes which took place during the period. Following an overview of the history of the Town…

    Hardback – 2019-02-25 
    Routledge

  • The Architecture and Engineering of Natural Cooling book cover

    The Architecture and Engineering of Natural Cooling

    2nd Edition

    By Brian Ford, Rosa Schiano-Phan

    This revised and updated handbook provides the architect, engineer and other building professional with the latest research and practice in the application of passive and hybrid downdraught cooling in different building types in different locations around the world. It includes: - guidance on the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Masonry Design book cover

    Masonry Design

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul W. McMullin, Jonathan S. Price

    Masonry is found extensively in construction throughout the world. It is economical and strong. Masonry Design—part of the Architect’s Guidebook to Structures series—presents the fundamentals in an accessible fashion through beautiful illustrations, simple and complete examples, and from the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-14 
    Routledge
    Architect's Guidebooks to Structures

  • Elementary Structural Analysis and Design of Buildings: A Guide for Practicing Engineers and Students book cover

    Elementary Structural Analysis and Design of Buildings

    A Guide for Practicing Engineers and Students, 1st Edition

    By Dominick R. Pilla

    This overview of the analysis and design of buildings runs from basic principles and elementary structural analysis to the selection of structural systems and materials, and on to foundations and retaining structures. It presents a variety of approaches and methodologies while featuring…

    Paperback – 2018-11-20
    CRC Press

  • The New Public Library: Design Innovation for the Twenty-First Century book cover

    The New Public Library

    Design Innovation for the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    By R. Thomas Hille

    The New Public Library is an in-depth design study of an exemplary collection of recent public libraries, and the historical precedents that have informed and inspired their development. An introductory overview presents seven critical themes that characterize public library design, past and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge

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