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  • Cognitive Architecture

    Designing for How We Respond to the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    By Ann Sussman, Justin B Hollander

    *Winner of the Environmental Design Research Association 2016 Place Research Award!* In Cognitive Architecture, the authors review new findings in psychology and neuroscience to help architects and planners better understand their clients as the sophisticated mammals they are, arriving in the world…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge

  • City, Capital and Water

    1st Edition

    By Patrick Malone

    The urban waterfront is widely regarded as a frontier of contemporary urban development, attracting both investment and publicity. City, Capital and Water provides a detailed account of the redevelopment of urban waterfronts in nine cities around the world: London, Tokyo, Kobe, Osaka, Hong Kong,…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge

  • Materials Science In Construction: An Introduction

    1st Edition

    By Arshad Ahmed, John Sturges

    Materials Science in Construction explains the science behind the properties and behaviour of construction's most fundamental materials (metals, cement and concrete, polymers, timber, bricks and blocks, glass and plaster). In particular, the critical factors affecting in situ materials are examined…

    Paperback – 2014-11-25
    Routledge

  • Louis I. Kahn

    Towards the Zero Degree of Concrete, 1960-1974, 1st Edition

    By Anna Rosellini

    Through sheer determination and courage, Kahn has researched the nature of concrete in the form of precast, cast in place or blocks. Each of his renowned works in exposed concrete, such as the Yale Art Gallery, the Richards Laboratories, the Bath House, the Salk Institute, the National Assembly,…

    Hardback – 2014-11-13
    EPFL Press

  • Architectural Acoustics

    1st Edition

    By Ana M Jaramillo, Chris Steel

    The application of good acoustic design can seem daunting to designers when trying to understand the often-complex physics of sound control. The ever-increasing number of standards and performance criteria that can be requested on new developments further complicates acoustics for architects.…

    Paperback – 2014-11-07
    Routledge
    PocketArchitecture

  • Daylighting and Integrated Lighting Design

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Meek, Kevin Van Den Wymelenberg

    Daylighting and Integrated Lighting Design provides architects, building designers, and students clear direction for the successful inclusion of daylight and integrated electric light in buildings. It presents design teams with the performance analysis resources, energy saving estimates and user…

    Paperback – 2014-10-28
    Routledge
    PocketArchitecture

  • Structural Competency for Architects

    1st Edition

    By Hollee Hitchcock Becker

    Structural Competency for Architects is a comprehensive volume covering topics from structural systems and typologies to statics, strength of materials, and component design. The book includes everything you need to know about structures for the design of components, as well as the logic for design…

    Paperback – 2014-08-13
    Routledge

  • Sustainability & Scarcity

    A Handbook for Green Design and Construction in Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    By Peter Ozolins

    Sustainability & Scarcity addresses a gap in the literature on green building recognized by many in the fields of international development, architecture, construction, housing and sustainability. Rather than being based on the experiences of more economically-developed countries, this book…

    Paperback – 2014-07-30
    Routledge

  • Louis I. Kahn

    Exposed Concrete and Hollow Stones, 1949-1959, 1st Edition

    By Roberto Gargiani

    Through sheer determination and courage, Kahn has researched the nature of concrete in the form of precast, cast in place or blocks. Each of his renowned works in exposed concrete, such as the Yale Art Gallery, the Richards Laboratories, the Bath House, the Salk Institute, the National Assembly,…

    Hardback – 2014-07-14
    EPFL Press

  • Architectural Tiles

    Conservation and Restoration, 2nd Edition

    By Lesley Durbin

    This new edition of Architectural Tiles: Conservation and Restoration continues to inform and educate on appropriate means towards the preservation of this valuable heritage. It not only contains new and up to date information on materials, practical methods, and historical research but also…

    Hardback – 2014-07-08
    Routledge

  • Tall Buildings

    Structural Systems and Aerodynamic Form, 1st Edition

    By Mehmet Halis Günel, Hüseyin Emre Ilgin

    The structural challenges of building 800 metres into the sky are substantial, and include several factors which do not affect low-rise construction. This book focusses on these areas specifically to provide the architectural and structural knowledge which must be…

    Hardback – 2014-07-03
    Routledge

  • Structure As Architecture

    A Source Book for Architects and Structural Engineers, 2nd Edition

    By Andrew Charleson

    Structure as Architecture presents a comprehensive analysis of the indispensable role of structure in architecture. An exploration, as well as a celebration, of structure, the book draws on a series of design studies and case study examples to illustrate how structure can be employed to realize a…

    Paperback – 2014-07-01
    Routledge

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