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Shifting grounds of architectural practice: Boundary conditions and field formations in the U.S. design professions
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-03-22)
During the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the discourses and practices associated with the design of buildings and cities in the United States became increasingly differentiated and segregated according to ...
Expansion and contraction: Goethean polarity and architecture
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-05-10)
As a historic figure, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749–1832) has been drawing interest in contemporary research in humanities due to his involvement in multiple fields such as literature, philosophy, natural sciences and ...
The space allocation problem
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-07-23)
In the domain of architecture and planning, the space allocation problem (SAP) is a general class of computable problems which is employed by numerous design processes to assist in the generation of spaces of a layout and ...
PerFORMance: Integrating Structural Feedback into Design Processes for Complex Surface-Active Form
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-07-11)
The ultimate goal of this research is to develop a method, from the designers point of view, for using the embodied specialized knowledge of Finite Element Analysis [FEA] software to study the behavior of materials, ...
Redefining the Community Hospital: a Small Town Approach to Medical Planning and Design
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-04-09)
Rural hospitals in America hold a critical position within their communities because they possess the duty and responsibility of not only providing adequate healthcare services for the population, but also bearing the heavy ...
Maximizing the benefits of courtroom POEs in design decision support and academic inquiry through a unified conceptual model.
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-02-10)
Post-occupancy evaluations represent an important missed opportunity. While POEs are often used to inform design guides, and to support facility management, they are seldom used to support design decision-making. While ...
Parking Lots: An Investigation of Public Space in the Contemporary American City
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-04-18)
The surface parking lot was a key element in the destruction of traditional public space. It fragmented the fabric of traditional cities, prompting the sprawl of twentieth century cities and suburbs. The automobile ...
Resilient cities: an analysis of resilient urban form
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-08-27)
This thesis studies the theories, scientific evidence and spatial relationships within urban form to determine means and deviations that developments can use to determine the resiliency of urban form within a given location. ...
To draw/to build : an investigation exploring the idea of construction as a tool for generating architectural form
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 1993-12)
Poetry and architecture
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 1980-08)