By Socrates Yiannoudes
Architecture and Adaptation discusses architectural tasks that use computational expertise to conform to altering stipulations and human wishes. issues contain kinetic and transformable buildings, digitally pushed construction elements, interactive installations, clever environments, early precedents and their ancient context, socio-cultural elements of adaptive structure, the historical past and idea of man-made lifestyles, the idea of human-computer interplay, tangible computing, and the social reports of know-how. writer Socrates Yiannoudes proposes instruments and frameworks for researchers to judge examples and trends in adaptive structure. Illustrated with greater than 50 black and white images.
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Architecture and Adaptation: From Cybernetics to Tangible Computing by Socrates Yiannoudes