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Discrete Optimization in Architecture : Extremely Modular Systems

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Discrete Optimization in Architecture : Extremely Modular Systems
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Discrete Optimization in Architecture
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Extremely Modular Systems
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Discrete Optimization in Architecture : Extremely Modular Systems
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  • Preface -- Contents -- Acronyms -- Part I Pipe-Z -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.1.1 The Pipe-Z Module -- 1.2 Alignment of Modules Along a Guide Path -- 1.2.1 Self-intersections -- 1.2.2 Reduction of the Number of Twist Angles k -- References -- 2 Pipe-Z Optimization -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Trapezoid-Tiling of a Planar Unknot -- 2.2.1 Alignment of Trapezoidal Units to the Guide Path -- 2.3 Random Search -- 2.3.1 Domain Visualization -- 2.4 Optimization of a PZ Knot 63 -- References -- 3 Pipe-Z Manipulatives -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Virtual Pipe-Z Manipulatives -- 3.2.1 Virtual PZ Knotting -- 3.3 Physical Pipe-Z Manipulatives -- 3.3.1 Fabrication of the Physical Model of Pipe-Z Module -- References -- 4 Arm-Z -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Extension -- 4.3 Translation -- 4.4 Flexure -- References -- 5 Deployable Pipe-Z -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Foldable Pipe-Z Module (fPZM) -- 5.2.1 Folding Analysis of fPZM -- 5.2.2 Folding of a Multi-module Deployable Pipe-Z (dPZ) -- 5.2.3 Ò̀utside-In'' -- 5.2.4 Ì̀nside-Out'' -- 5.2.5 Collapsible Concentric Toric Rings -- 5.3 Low-Fidelity Prototype of Deployable Pipe-Z -- References -- Part II Truss-Z -- 6 Introduction -- 6.1 Modularity Versus Free-Form -- 6.2 Truss-Z as a Ramp -- 6.3 Truss-Z Module (TZM) -- 6.4 Preliminary Static Analysis of TZM -- 6.4.1 Topological Properties of TZM -- 6.4.2 Rigidity of TZM -- 6.4.3 Truss-Z as an Earthquake-Resistant Structure -- 6.5 Deployable Truss-Z -- 6.5.1 Foldable TZM (fTZM) -- 6.6 Fabrication of TZM -- 6.6.1 Template System -- 6.6.2 The Resin Casting -- References -- 7 Single-Branch Truss-Z (STZ) -- 7.1 Alignment of STZ to the Given Path -- 7.2 Backtracking -- 7.2.1 Case Study I -- 7.3 Optimization of STZ -- 7.3.1 Encoding of STZ Planar Layout -- 7.3.2 Objective (cost) Function -- 7.3.3 Calibration of Weights for the Cost Function
  • 7.3.4 Tournament Selection -- 7.3.5 Mutation -- 7.3.6 Stop Criterion -- 7.4 Evolution Strategy -- 7.5 Genetic Algorithm (GA) -- 7.5.1 Recombination -- 7.5.2 GA with Uniform Crossover (GAUX) -- 7.5.3 GA with One-Point Crossover (GAOPX) -- 7.5.4 Interpretation of the Results -- 7.6 Graph-Theoretical Method -- 7.6.1 The GT Experiment -- 7.6.2 Can a TZ Path Be Even Shorter? -- 7.6.3 Case Study II -- 7.7 The Supporting Structure -- References -- 8 Multi-branch Truss-Z (MTZ) -- 8.1 Creation of a MTZ Network -- 8.2 Alignment of MTZ to Given Paths -- 8.3 Backtracking for MTZ -- 8.4 Optimization of MTZ with Evolution Strategy -- 8.5 Transformation Operators -- 8.5.1 Transformation of MTZC to MTZ6 -- 8.6 A Quasi-Optimization -- 8.6.1 Evolution Strategy-Based Experiment (ES*) -- 8.7 Case Study III -- 8.7.1 The Results -- Reference -- Glossary
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