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Construction manual for polymers + membranes : materials, semi-finished products, form-finding design, [authors, Jan Knippers ... [et al.]]

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Construction manual for polymers + membranes : materials, semi-finished products, form-finding design
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Construction manual for polymers + membranes
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materials, semi-finished products, form-finding design
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[authors, Jan Knippers ... [et al.]]
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Construction manual for polymers and membranes
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  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
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illustrations
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index present
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English translation of the 1st German edition
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non fiction
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bibliography
Construction manual for polymers + membranes : materials, semi-finished products, form-finding design, [authors, Jan Knippers ... [et al.]]
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Construction manual for polymers + membranes : materials, semi-finished products, form-finding design, [authors, Jan Knippers ... [et al.]]
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  • Co-authors: Jan Cremers, Markus Gabler and Julian Lienhard
  • Case studies : Facade design and interior fitting-out, Vienna / Baar-Baarenfels -- Reception pavilion, Basel / Marco Serra -- "The Walbrook" office and retail development, London / Foster + Partners -- Private house, Minamituru-gunn / Takeshi Hosaka -- Seeko'o Hotel, Bordeaux / Atelier Architecture King Kong -- Private house, Müllheim / Pfeifer Roser Kuhn -- Flagship store and company headquarters, London / Squire & Partners -- Office pavilion, Madrid / Selgas Cano -- Company headquarters, Middelfart / KHR arkitekter -- House and office, Dachau / Deffner Voitländer -- Mobile Art, Chanel Contemporary Art Container / Zaha Hadid Architects -- "Mobile Action Space" / raumlaborberlin -- Bank, Bratislava / Jaborneggg & Pálffy -- Shopping centre, Amadora / Promontorio Architetcts -- Leisure centre, Neydens / L35/Ganz & Muller Architectes Associés, GM2A Architectes -- Training centre for mountain rescue service, Gaißach / Herzog + Partner -- Roof over circulation zone at EXPO 2010, Shanghai / SBA Architekten -- Memorial, Sachsenhausen / hg merz architekten museumsgestalter -- Olympic stadium, Berlin / von Gerkan, Marg & Partner -- Refurbishment and conversion of main railway station, Dresden / Foster + Partners --Passenger terminal complex, Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Bangkok / Murphy/Jahn -- Canopy over Forum, "Old Spring Mill", Kolbermoor / Behnisch Architekten -- Open-air theatre, Josefsburg Arena, Kufstein Nikolai Kugel Architekten
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-289) and index
Contents
Part A. Polymers and membranes in architecture : The discovery and development of polymers -- The dream of the polymer house -- Development of tensile surface structures -- Structures with transparent and translucent envelopes -- Potential, trends and challenges -- Part B. Materials : Polymers -- Fibres -- Adhesives and coatings -- Natural fibre-reinforced polymers and biopolymers -- Part C. Semi-finished products : Primary products -- Fibre-reinforced polymers -- Semi-finished polymer products -- Foil -- Textile membranes -- Building physics -- Environmental impact of polymers -- Part D. Planning and form-finding : Loadbearing structure and form -- Detailed design aspects -- Part E. Building with polymers and membranes : Building with semi-finished polymer products -- Building with free-form polymers -- Building with foil -- Building with textile membranes -- Complex building envelopes -- Part F. Case studies -- Part G. Statutory instruments, directives, standards
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296 p.
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9783034607261
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(OCoLC)764839452

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