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  • Advanced Analysis and Design for Fire Safety of Steel Structuresby Guoqiang Li; Peijun Wang

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 174.19

    Advanced Analysis and Design for Fire Safety of Steel Structures systematically presents the latest findings on behaviours of steel structural components in a fire, such as the catenary actions of restrained steel beams, the design methods for restrained steel columns, and the membrane actions of concrete floor slabs with steel decks. Using a... more...

  • Advances in Integrated Design and Manufacturing in Mechanical Engineering IIby Serge Tichkiewitch; M. Tollenaere; Pascal Ray

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 271.09

    This book presents a selection of papers related to the sixth edition of the International Conference on Integrated Design and Manufacturing in Mechanical Engineering. This conference was organized within the framework of the activities of the AIP-PRIMECA network whose main scientific field is integrated design applied to both mechanical engineering... more...

  • Akustik und Schallschutzby Eckard Mommertz

    DETAIL 2008; US$ 43.44

    Schallschutz und Akustik vermittelt allen Fachplanern, Architekten, aber auch interesierten Bauherren praxisnahe Kenntnisse zum Thema Akustik im Hochbau, angefangen von normativen Regelungen über Planungs- und Prognosemethoden bis hin zu den Bereichen Raumakustik, Bauakustik und Schallschutz im Städtebau. Typologische Kapitel erläutern beispielhaft... more...

  • The Alhambraby Frederick P. Bargebuhr

    De Gruyter 1968; US$ 227.54

    The Alhambra A Cycle of Studies on the Eleventh Century in Moorish Spain more...

  • Annual Dynamics of Daylight Variability and Contrastby Siobhan Rockcastle; Marilyne Andersen

    Springer London 2013; US$ 38.09

    Daylight is a dynamic source of illumination in architectural space, creating diverse and ephemeral configurations of light and shadow within the built environment. Perceptual qualities of daylight, such as contrast and temporal variability, are essential to our understanding of both material and visual effects in architecture. Under the rapidly... more...

  • Architect's Essentials of Winning Proposalsby Frank A. Stasiowski

    Wiley 2003; US$ 50.00 US$ 43.33

    The Architect's Essentials of Professional Practice Series provides substantive information on the business of architecture and its affiliated professions to maintain and improve the quality of the professional and business environment. Architects and designers are usually required to prepare and submit proposals in order to secure new business... more...

  • The Architects' Handbookby Quentin Pickard

    Wiley 2008; US$ 78.95 US$ 68.42

    The Architects' Handbook provides a comprehensive range of visual and technical information covering the great majority of building types likely to be encountered by architects, designers, building surveyors and others involved in the construction industry. It is organised by building type and concentrates very much on practical examples. Including... more...

  • Architectural Bodyby Madeline Gins; Shusaku Arakawa

    University of Alabama Press 2008; US$ 19.95

    This manifesto is a verbal articulation of the authors' visionary theory of how the human body, architecture, and creativity define and sustain one another. This revolutionary work by artist-architects Arakawa and Madeline Gins demonstrates the inter-connectedness of innovative architectural design, the poetic process, and philosophical inquiry.... more...

  • Architekten zwischen Konzept und Strategieby Eduard Sancho Pou

    DETAIL 2013; US$ 42.46

    In past years, architects have been confronted with a changed market, changed sets of tasks and also new requirements. Which strategies can they adopt to get commissions or spark interest in their projects? With selected examples, the author analyses the processes of individual architects since the 1950s. Beginning with the commencement... more...

  • The Art of Precast Concreteby David Bennett

    Birkhäuser 2005; US$ 70.71

    A survey of the very latest developments in precast concrete technology and building practice, including detailed documentation of 24 inspired projects. more...