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Beyond bending: reimagining compression shells

Beyond bending: reimagining compression shells
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10027706 NA2543.T43.B56 2017
Urban Planning   GUtech Library . . Available .  
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ISBN 9783955533908
Call Number NA2543.T43.B56 2017
Author Block, Philippe
Title Beyond bending : reimagining compression shells
Publisher Mùˆnchen : Edition Detail , [2017]
Description 190 p. : ill. (chiefly colour) ; 29 cm
Contents Foreword : La Biennale di Venezia -- Reporting from the front: the war on bending / Alejandro Aravena -- In the footsteps of Vitruvius / John Ochsendorf -- Beyond bending : Beyond the slab I : Building with weak material -- Beyond the slab II : Building with less material -- Beyond the dome : Exploring form and forces -- Beyond freeform : Extending stereotomy -- The making of the Armadillo Vault : Form and structure : Engineering the extreme: a conversation with Ochsendorf DeJong & Block -- Stereotomy and fabrication : informing geometry: a conversation with the Block Research Group -- Construction and assembly : Balancing craft and machine: a conversation with Escobedo Group -- Afterword : A new research-driven architectural practice / Gilles Retsin.
Subject Shells (Engineering)
Structural optimization
Other name(s) Mele, Tom van
Rippmann, Matthias
Paulson, Noelle C.
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