Structure As Architecture 2nd Edition

Andrew Charleson ... 260 pages - Publisher: Routledge; 2nd edition (September, 2014) ... Language: English - ISBN-10: 0415644593 - ISBN-13: 978-0415644594 ...

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 wide range of concepts in contemporary architecture. By examining design principles that relate to both architecture and structural engineering, Andrew Charleson provides new insights into the relationship between both the technical and aesthetic aspects of architecture. Now in its second edition, the text has been extensively revised and updated throughout. Features include: A brand new chapter on hidden structure, adding to the material on exposed structures * Two new chapters on using structure to realise common architectural concepts through a combination of precedents and creative design * Over 50 new case studies from across the globe * Easy-to-understand diagrams and a highly visual design to aid understanding and accessibility. More than two hundred case studies of contemporary buildings from countries such as the UK, the US, France, Germany, Spain, Hong Kong, Australia and Japan illustrate how a thorough integration of structure adds layers of richness and enhances the realisation of architectural design concepts.

Structure As Architecture: A Source Book for Architects and Structural Engineers 2nd Edition, Andrew Charleson

Post a Comment

Hello. GeoTeknikk.COM’s portfolio of engineering resources provides comprehensive coverage across some disciplines: Civil Engineering [Coastal, Waterway & Ocean Engineering - Construction Engineering - Dams & Hydraulic Engineering - Earthquake Engineering - Geotechnical Engineering - Structural Engineering - Transportation Engineering - Engineering Economy and Mathematics] . Computer Engineering [Design and Build WebSites: HTML, JavaScript, CSS, ASP.Net, PHP, ASP - Programming Languages: Fortran, MatLab, Java, Python, Turbo Pascal, Visual Basic, C++] . Geology Engineering ... Environmental Engineering . GeoEnvironmental Engineering . Rock Engineering . Technical Drawing and CAD . English Language [IELTS, Grammar Books, Exercise (Work) Books, Dictionaries] .

Contact Form

Name

Email *

Message *

Theme images by blue_baron. Powered by Blogger.