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  • Umstellung von Client/Server- auf Terminalserverarchitektur: Eine Wirtschaftlichkeitsanalyseby Jens Goldelius

    Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 49.71

    Seit einigen Jahren werden Terminalserverlösungen von verschiedenen Herstellern (allen voran Citrix) als Alternative zu den klassischen Client-Server- und Arbeitsplatzrechner-Architekturen angeboten. Die Terminalservertechnologie bietet im Vergleich zu den klassischen Client-Server-Architekturen einige Vorteile wie beispielsweise die einfache Verteilung... more...

  • Urban Microclimateby Evyatar Erell; David Pearlmutter; Terence Williamson

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    The quality of life of millions of people living in cities could be improved if the form of the city were to evolve in a manner appropriate to its climatic context. Climatically responsive urban design is vital to any notion of sustainability: it enables individual buildings to make use of renewable energy sources for passive heating and cooling, it... more...

  • The Autopoiesis of Architectureby Patrik Schumacher

    Wiley 2011; US$ 50.00

    Take a theoretical approach to architecture with The Autopoiesis of Architecture , which presents the topic as a discipline with its own unique logic. Architecture's conception of itself is addressed as well as its development within wider contemporary society. Author Patrik Schumacher offers innovative treatment that enriches architectural theory... more...

  • Losing Siteby Dr Shelley Hornstein; Dr Eamonn Canniffe

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    As Ruskin suggests in his Seven Lamps of Architecture: "We may live without [architecture], and worship without her, but we cannot remember without her." We remember best when we experience an event in a place. But what happens when we leave that place, or that place no longer exists? This book addresses the relationship between memory and place and... more...

  • Greening Public Budgets in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asiaby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 49.00

    Over the last two decades, the countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA) have undergone significant political and economic reforms. As part of this reform agenda, they have started modernising their public administrations and expenditure management practices, bringing them closer to international standards. However, the recent... more...

  • Nachhaltiges Gebäudemanagement: Auswirkungen intelligenter Gebäude auf das Facility Managementby René Böhnke

    Diplomica Verlag 2011; US$ 32.81

    Hauptbeschreibung Die Erde, auf der wir leben, ist in ständiger Bewegung und im Laufe der Zeit verändert sich alles auf ihr. Das betrifft sogar unsere Gebäude, in denen wir einen großen Teil unseres Lebens verbringen. Sie sind für uns mehr als nur vier Wände und ein Dach. Sie sind Arbeitsstätten, Forschungszentren, Rückzugsorte für das private Leben,... more...

  • The Eyes of the Skinby Juhani Pallasmaa

    Wiley 2012; US$ 45.00

    First published in 1996, The Eyes of the Skin has become a classic of architectural theory. It asks the far-reaching question why, when there are five senses, has one single sense ? sight ? become so predominant in architectural culture and design? With the ascendancy of the digital and the all-pervasive use of the image electronically, it is a subject... more...

  • The Autopoiesis of Architecture, Volume IIby Patrik Schumacher

    Wiley 2012; US$ 60.00

    This is the second part of a major theoretical work by Patrik Schumacher, which outlines how the discipline of architecture should be understood as its own distinct system of communication . Autopoeisis comes from the Greek and means literally self-production; it was first adopted in biology in the 1970s to describe the essential characteristics... more...

  • Introduction to Architectureby Francis D. K. Ching; James F. Eckler

    Wiley 2012; US$ 55.00

    A survey of the built environment distills the work of legendary author and illustrator Francis D. K. Ching into a single volume Introduction to Architecture presents the essential texts and drawings of Francis D. K. Ching for those new to architecture and design. With his typical highly graphic approach, this is the first introductory text from... more...

  • Methoden der Standortanalyseby Matthias Ottmann; Hans-Dieter Haas; Stephan Friedrich Lifka

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 183.11

    Worauf muss man achten, wenn man eine Standortanalyse durchführen möchte? Wie kann man Standortfaktoren gewichten und bewerten? Das vorliegende Buch beantwortet Fragen wie diese und bietet eine branchenübergreifende Anleitung für das systematische Bearbeiten von Standortentscheidungen. Der Aufbau orientiert sich am Ablauf einer Standortanalyse und... more...