Architectural structure & design

    Inhabitable Infrastructures

    By Cj Lim

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    Inhabitable Infrastructures: Science fiction or urban future?, the follow up to Food City and Smartcities and Eco-Warriors, from one of the world's leading urban design and architectural thinkers, explores the potential of climate change-related multi-use infrastructures that address the fundamental human requirements to protect, to provide and to participate. The...

    Basics Lighting Design

    By Roman Skowranek

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    The good provision of daylight and matching artificial lighting installations make an important contribution to energy conservation.

    Basics Electro-Planning

    By Peter Wotschke

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    Electrical installations in buildings are becoming increasingly complex. BASICS Electrical Installations conveys the basic concepts of electrical installations in buildings in practical applications.

    Bike Boom

    By Carlton Reid

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    An optimistic book about the history and future of cycling in Europe and the US.

    Convergence: The Redesign of Design

    By Randy Deutsch

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    "There is today a pronounced and accelerated convergence in architecture. This convergence is occurring by doers not thinkers; in practice not academia; in building design, fabrication, and construction. It is about solution-centric individuals engaged in real time problem solving, not in abstractions.

    Designing Sustainable Communities

    By Avi Friedman

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    Innovation in planning is essential to dealing with the challenges society currently faces, from urban sprawl to climate change. In this book, Avi Friedman looks at both new and revived sustainable strategies at a neighborhood level to explore options for both rehabilitating older communities as well as options for those...

    Targeting Zero: Whole Life and Embodied Carbon Strategies for Design Professionals

    By Simon Sturgis

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    Embodied and Whole Life Carbon will change the way buildings are designed, yet carbon emissions associated with the construction and life of buildings are not yet wholly understood by the profession. Energy is assumed to be the province of services engineers, yet energy from materials is as big an issue....

    Architectural Acoustics Handbook

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    Provides a state-of-the-art tool for those studying, teaching, and researching architectural acoustics.

    House 1 Catalogue - All About Space - Volume 2

    By Daniel Zamarbide

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    The second volume of a series of four books on the creation of architectural space.

    Better Buildings: Learning from Buildings in Use

    By Richard Partington

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    This book started life as a successor to Sustainable Architecture, published in 2007, which set out to prove that sustainable architecture can indeed both `lift the spirit' as well as save the planet. This fully revised edition seeks to take a step further, exploring how sustainable buildings are occupied and...

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