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The Resource Biomimetic research for architecture and building construction : biological design and integrative structures, Jan Knippers, Klaus G. Nickel, Thomas Speck, editors, (electronic book)

Biomimetic research for architecture and building construction : biological design and integrative structures, Jan Knippers, Klaus G. Nickel, Thomas Speck, editors, (electronic book)

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Biomimetic research for architecture and building construction : biological design and integrative structures
Title
Biomimetic research for architecture and building construction
Title remainder
biological design and integrative structures
Statement of responsibility
Jan Knippers, Klaus G. Nickel, Thomas Speck, editors
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Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 720/.4
  • 570
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • NA2543.B56
  • QH301-705
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Knippers, Jan
  • Nickel, Klaus G
  • Speck, Thomas
Series statement
Biologically-Inspired Systems
Series volume
v. 9
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  • Architecture and biology
  • Structural design
  • Biomimetic materials
Label
Biomimetic research for architecture and building construction : biological design and integrative structures, Jan Knippers, Klaus G. Nickel, Thomas Speck, editors, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
6.1 Introduction
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Contents
  • Preface; Acknowledgements; Structure and Function of Biological Systems as Inspiration for Technical Developments; Contents; 1 Biomimetic Research: A Dialogue Between the Disciplines; 1.1 Biology as a Guide for Future Development in Architecture; 1.2 Contemporary Biomimetic Research in the Realm of Architecture and Building Construction; References; 2 From Minimal Surfaces to Integrative Structures -- The SFB-TRR 141 in the Light of the Legacy of Frei Otto and the SFB 230 Ǹatürliche Konstruktionen'; References
  • 3 Bionics and Biodiversity -- Bio-inspired Technical Innovation for a Sustainable Future3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Biodiversity -- Matter of Multiple Dimensions; 3.2.1 The Dimensions of Biodiversity; 3.2.2 The Geographic Distribution of Biodiversity; 3.2.3 Status of Biodiversity -- International Efforts; 3.3 Bioinspiration: Conflicting Terms and Views Among Research, Design, and Marketing; 3.4 From Bionik to Bionics: History Revisited Between Science, Politics and Science Fiction; 3.4.1 Bionik- the Period from 1800-1960; 3.4.2 The Re-invention of Bionics and the Dayton Symposium 1960
  • 3.4.3 From Bionics to Biomimetics and Parabionics3.5 Bionics and Evolution: One Billion Years of Free Research for Technical Innovations; 3.6 Biodiversity in Transition: The loss of Living Prototypes; 3.6.1 Biodiversity Loss and International Measures Taken; 3.6.2 The Relationship Between Biodiversity and Bionics; 3.6.3 Patterns and Origins of Bionic Applications; 3.7 Bionics and Biomimetics -- Change and Challenge for the Anthropocene; 3.7.1 Biodiversity and Bionics -- The Issue of Institutional Capacity; 3.7.2 Bionics, Sustainability and Sustainable Development
  • 3.7.2.1 Bionics and Sustainability3.7.2.2 Bionics and Sustainable Development; 3.8 Conclusions; References; 4 Insect-Inspired Architecture: Insects and Other Arthropods as a Source for Creative Design in Architecture; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Buildings and Constructions of Insects; 4.3 Arthropod Skeleton Is Fibre-Reinforced Composite; 4.4 Folding Mechanisms; 4.5 Surfaces and Textures; 4.6 Photonics; 4.7 Adhesives and Bonding Technology; 4.8 Future Perspectives; References; 5 In Search of Some Principles of Bio-mimetics in Structural Engineering; 5.1 What Underlies the Structural Design Process?
  • 5.2 Some Developments in the History of Designing Structures5.2.1 Designing Structures Before the Era of Structural Science; 5.2.2 Designing Structures in the Era of Structural Science; 5.3 Natural Structures and Man-Made Structures; 5.3.1 Natural Structures as Inspiration or Determinant for Man-Made Structures; 5.3.2 Man-Made Structures as a Stimulus for Understanding Natural Structures; 5.3.3 Bio-mimetics as a Pedagogic Device; 5.4 Final Thoughts; 5.4.1 Some Concerns; 5.4.2 Moving Forwards; Note; References; 6 Fundamentals of Heat and Mass Transport in Frost-Resistant Plant Tissues
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1 online resource (408 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319463742
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unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
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  • SPR967523159
  • ocn967523159
Label
Biomimetic research for architecture and building construction : biological design and integrative structures, Jan Knippers, Klaus G. Nickel, Thomas Speck, editors, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
6.1 Introduction
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Contents
  • Preface; Acknowledgements; Structure and Function of Biological Systems as Inspiration for Technical Developments; Contents; 1 Biomimetic Research: A Dialogue Between the Disciplines; 1.1 Biology as a Guide for Future Development in Architecture; 1.2 Contemporary Biomimetic Research in the Realm of Architecture and Building Construction; References; 2 From Minimal Surfaces to Integrative Structures -- The SFB-TRR 141 in the Light of the Legacy of Frei Otto and the SFB 230 Ǹatürliche Konstruktionen'; References
  • 3 Bionics and Biodiversity -- Bio-inspired Technical Innovation for a Sustainable Future3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Biodiversity -- Matter of Multiple Dimensions; 3.2.1 The Dimensions of Biodiversity; 3.2.2 The Geographic Distribution of Biodiversity; 3.2.3 Status of Biodiversity -- International Efforts; 3.3 Bioinspiration: Conflicting Terms and Views Among Research, Design, and Marketing; 3.4 From Bionik to Bionics: History Revisited Between Science, Politics and Science Fiction; 3.4.1 Bionik- the Period from 1800-1960; 3.4.2 The Re-invention of Bionics and the Dayton Symposium 1960
  • 3.4.3 From Bionics to Biomimetics and Parabionics3.5 Bionics and Evolution: One Billion Years of Free Research for Technical Innovations; 3.6 Biodiversity in Transition: The loss of Living Prototypes; 3.6.1 Biodiversity Loss and International Measures Taken; 3.6.2 The Relationship Between Biodiversity and Bionics; 3.6.3 Patterns and Origins of Bionic Applications; 3.7 Bionics and Biomimetics -- Change and Challenge for the Anthropocene; 3.7.1 Biodiversity and Bionics -- The Issue of Institutional Capacity; 3.7.2 Bionics, Sustainability and Sustainable Development
  • 3.7.2.1 Bionics and Sustainability3.7.2.2 Bionics and Sustainable Development; 3.8 Conclusions; References; 4 Insect-Inspired Architecture: Insects and Other Arthropods as a Source for Creative Design in Architecture; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Buildings and Constructions of Insects; 4.3 Arthropod Skeleton Is Fibre-Reinforced Composite; 4.4 Folding Mechanisms; 4.5 Surfaces and Textures; 4.6 Photonics; 4.7 Adhesives and Bonding Technology; 4.8 Future Perspectives; References; 5 In Search of Some Principles of Bio-mimetics in Structural Engineering; 5.1 What Underlies the Structural Design Process?
  • 5.2 Some Developments in the History of Designing Structures5.2.1 Designing Structures Before the Era of Structural Science; 5.2.2 Designing Structures in the Era of Structural Science; 5.3 Natural Structures and Man-Made Structures; 5.3.1 Natural Structures as Inspiration or Determinant for Man-Made Structures; 5.3.2 Man-Made Structures as a Stimulus for Understanding Natural Structures; 5.3.3 Bio-mimetics as a Pedagogic Device; 5.4 Final Thoughts; 5.4.1 Some Concerns; 5.4.2 Moving Forwards; Note; References; 6 Fundamentals of Heat and Mass Transport in Frost-Resistant Plant Tissues
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (408 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319463742
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • SPR967523159
  • ocn967523159

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