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  1. Architectural Design in Steel

    By Mark Lawson, Peter Trebilcock

    Steelwork offers the opportunity for architectural expression, as well as being structurally versatile and adaptable material. Good detailing is vital because it affects structural performance, costs, buildability and, perhaps most importantly, appearance. Whilst the choice of the structural form...

    Published December 17th 2003 by Taylor & Francis

  2. Access for Disabled People to Arts Premises: The Journey Sequence

    By Geoffrey Lord, C Wycliffe Noble

    Illustrating actual building design solutions that have been created to improve accessibility for disabled patrons and performers, the 'Journey Sequence' outlines the best examples of design innovation produced in response to new and upcoming legislation.A knowledge of how to design for the...

    Published November 11th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Architecture in the Digital Age

    Design and Manufacturing

    Edited by Branko Kolarevic

    Architecture in the Digital Age addresses contemporary architectural practice in which digital technologies are radically changing how buildings are conceived, designed and produced. It discusses the digitally-driven changes, their origins, and their effects by grounding them in actual practices...

    Published October 22nd 2003 by Taylor & Francis

  4. Expressive Form

    A Conceptual Approach to Computational Design

    By Kostas Terzidis

    With the increased use of computers, architecture has found itself in the midst of a plethora of possible uses. This book combines theoretical enquiry with practical implementation offering a unique perspective on the use of computers related to architectureal form and design. Notions of...

    Published September 24th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Introduction to Natural and Man-made Disasters and Their Effects on Buildings

    By Roxanna McDonald

    This is a comprehensive guide to all types of natural and man made disasters and their effect on buildings. It gives overall guidance and a basic technical understanding of prevention, mitigation and management of disaster, and outlines a checklist of preventive design elements for each...

    Published July 27th 2003 by Routledge

  6. New Architecture and Technology

    By Gyula Sebestyen, Christopher Pollington

    Many books have covered the topics of architecture, materials and technology. 'New Architecture and Technology' is the first to explore the interrelation between these three subjects. It illustrates the impact of modern technology and materials on architecture. The book explores the technical...

    Published March 17th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Design Management Case Studies

    By David Hands, Jack Ingram, Robert Jerrard

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 10th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Lit Interior

    By Frederick H Jones, William J Fielder

    Presents an organised, comprehensive and easy to understand overview of the lighting design process. It covers every topic from the nature of light itself, through selecting the correct equipment, to preparing project plans and the finished design documents.Using a dummy example the student is...

    Published December 12th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

    By Lynn Beadle

    This book, the result of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat 6th World Congress: Cities in the Third Millennium, examines the issues which must be addressed if we are to have a common understanding of the forces of change.Experts in architecture, engineering and planning contribute a...

    Published November 21st 2001 by CRC Press

  10. Component Design

    By Michael Stacey

    Technological development of materials has left a designer spoilt for choice. Component Design helps you to cope with this amount of choice by viewing it as an opportunity for innovative and unique design.This comprehensive guide explores the history of technological development, describes...

    Published November 21st 2001 by Routledge