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Queen Alia International Airport

Clare Olsen

Clare Olsen holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies from Brown University and a Masters of Architecture from the University of California Los Angeles. Olsen has taught at Tulane University, Syracuse University, Cornell University and California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, while concurrently running her practice, C.O.CO. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sinéad Mac Namara

Sinéad Mac Namara attended Trinity College Dublin and Princeton University, where she received a Ph.D. in Structural Engineering. She is an Assistant Professor at Syracuse University where she teaches mechanics, structures, interdisciplinary design, and design-build to students of architecture and engineering. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Collaborations in Architecture and Engineering

Routledge, 2014

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... Queen Alia International Airport Client Airport International Group, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Ministry of Trans, Joannou & Paraskevaides (Overseas) Ltd, J&P-AVAX S.A., Airport International Group P.S.C. Architects Foster +...

Regent Place: Lumière Residences and Fraser Suites, Sydney, Australia

The Tall Buildings Reference Book

Routledge, 2013

Book chapter

... Case Study 9 Project Description Regent Place: Lumière The Regent Street Theatre occupied a prominent posi- Residences and Fraser tion on George Street, an important axis through Sydney, lined with some of its most significant civic...

The value of cultural architects

Why Architects Matter : Evidencing and Communicating the Value of Architects

Routledge, 2018

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... Chapter 8 The value of cultural architects Cultural architects, as an ideal, often take the shape of charismatic leaders. Their practice name is often that of a single person whose skill at design and market- ing cultural cachet...

The Troika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Tall Buildings Reference Book

Routledge, 2013

Book chapter

... Case Study 15 Project Description The Troika Located at the north-eastern corner of the Park, within Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia the precincts of Kuala Lumpur City Centre – Kuala Lumpur’s ‘city within a city’ – The Troika development...

Dynamic, Adaptive Building Envelopes

Building Dynamics : Exploring Architecture of Change

Routledge, 2015

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... DYNAMIC, ADAPTIVE BUILDING ENVELOPES EDWIN B. HATHAWAY 0 Hathaway.indd 2015-05-04 9:50 PM on the environment and how we can make use of new technologies to create more adaptive building envelopes. Today, we can develop building...

Public image, misinformation and the bogey of dispensability

Why Architects Matter : Evidencing and Communicating the Value of Architects

Routledge, 2018

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... Chapter 1 Public image, misinformation and the bogey of dispensability While the architecture profession has been in ‘crisis’ since its very beginnings it seems clear that a new crossroads has been reached. A fundamental problem...

The Multihalle and the British Museum

Chris Williams

Chris Williams is a structural engineer and a Senior Lecturer at the University of Bath, UK. He has been Visiting Professor at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen, Denmark. He specializes in computational geometry and structural mechanics, in particular for lightweight structures and tall buildings, and his work has been applied by architects and engineers, including Foster + Partners, Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners and Buro Happold. He worked at Ove Arup and Partners, where he was responsible for structural analysis of the Mannheim Multihalle. Since then, he has defined the geometry and performed nonlinear structural analysis for such projects as the British Museum Great Court roof, Weald & Downland Museum gridshell, and the Savill Gardens gridshell. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shell Structures for Architecture : Form Finding and Optimization

Routledge, 2014

Book chapter

... The Multihalle and the British Museum A comparison of two gridshells Chris Williams The terms ‘gridshell’, ‘lattice shell’ and ‘reticulated shell’ include both bats and mice in the category ‘small furry all mean essentially the same...

West Central

Kenneth Allinson

Kenneth Allinson AADipl RIBA is the author of The Wild Card of Design (1992), Getting There by Design (1996), and Architects and Architecture of London (2008), as well as earlier editions of this guide. During his career Ken worked for and with, among others, Richard Rogers, John Winter, Archigram Architects, Terry Farrell, YRM and DEGW. He has taught design and professional practice at the UCL, Greenwich and Oxford Brookes Universities, has run his own practice consultancy and is currently a director of Architectural Dialogue. Together with Victoria Thornton he was a founding Trustee of Open House London. He is currently preparing a theoretical work entitled Meetings With Buildings. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Victoria Thornton

Victoria Thornton OBE is founding director of Open-City, founder of the Open House worldwide initiative and of Architectural Dialogue. In 2003 the RIBA awarded an Honorary Fellowship to Victoria Thornton in recognition of her contribution to architecture and the education of future generations and in 2005 she received an honorary MA degree from London Metropolitan University. She is also a fellow of the RSA and completed an MA relating to European architecture policy and young people (2009). In 2012 Victoria received the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the New Year’s Honours list for services to architecture and architecture education. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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London's Contemporary Architecture : An Explorer’s Guide

Routledge, 2014

Book chapter

... Central ... 282 Previous page: Alsop’s Fawood Nursery 283 1. Wembley Stadium 2. Victoria Hall Foster + Partners (with HOK Sport), 2007 CZWG, 2012 Olympic Way, HA9 North End Road, HA9 Tube: Wembley Park Tube: Wembley Park The huge...

Going East from the City

Kenneth Allinson

Kenneth Allinson AADipl RIBA is the author of The Wild Card of Design (1992), Getting There by Design (1996), and Architects and Architecture of London (2008), as well as earlier editions of this guide. During his career Ken worked for and with, among others, Richard Rogers, John Winter, Archigram Architects, Terry Farrell, YRM and DEGW. He has taught design and professional practice at the UCL, Greenwich and Oxford Brookes Universities, has run his own practice consultancy and is currently a director of Architectural Dialogue. Together with Victoria Thornton he was a founding Trustee of Open House London. He is currently preparing a theoretical work entitled Meetings With Buildings. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Victoria Thornton

Victoria Thornton OBE is founding director of Open-City, founder of the Open House worldwide initiative and of Architectural Dialogue. In 2003 the RIBA awarded an Honorary Fellowship to Victoria Thornton in recognition of her contribution to architecture and the education of future generations and in 2005 she received an honorary MA degree from London Metropolitan University. She is also a fellow of the RSA and completed an MA relating to European architecture policy and young people (2009). In 2012 Victoria received the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the New Year’s Honours list for services to architecture and architecture education. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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London's Contemporary Architecture : An Explorer’s Guide

Routledge, 2014

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... from the City Four key areas East of the City The City of London (Londinium and the commercial heartland of the metropolis) sits between what was once A. Around Wapping, Isle of Dogs and Greenwich. prime farmland to the west and poor,...

Hearst Tower, New York, USA

The Tall Buildings Reference Book

Routledge, 2013

Book chapter

... Case Study 3 Project Description Hearst Tower Hearst Tower revives a dream from the 1920s, when New York, USA publishing magnate William Randolph Hearst envisaged Columbus Circle as a new media quarter in Manhat- tan. Hearst commissioned...