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Green construction in India: Gaining a deeper understanding
Environmental concerns have moved from being a fringe issue in any project to main agenda items at senior executive meetings (Walton et al. 1998). Massive construction activity is taking place globally to accommodate the ...
Hacking design: novelty and diachronic emergence.
(Taylor & Francis, 2012-07)
The concept of emergence has had a significant effect on architectural theory, instigating a paradigmatic change in design and affecting the way buildings are perceived. In practice the practicalities of building procurement ...
Reducing Waste to Landfill in the UK: Identifying Impediments and Critical Solutions
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2013)
Purpose – The UK construction industry produces up to one third of all waste to landfill. This study aims to identify specific project practices impeding the reduction of waste in construction projects as well as uncovering ...
Introduction: Explicating city air
Robert Smithson and the Anglo-American Picturesque
(Getty Publications, Los Angeles, 2011)
Emergent space diagrams: the application of swarm intelligence to the problem of automatic plan generation.
(Les Presses de l'Université de Montréal, Montréal, 2009)
(Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture., 2010)