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Revitalizing Master Plans

Jonathan Coulson

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Jonathan Coulson is Director of Turnberry Consulting, a development strategy consultancy created to help landowners to develop real estate projects driven by quality and functionality. They have extensive experience working within the university sector, preparing and delivering development proposals and master-planning initiatives. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Roberts

Paul Roberts is Director of Turnberry Consulting, a development strategy consultancy created to help landowners to develop real estate projects driven by quality and functionality. They have extensive experience working within the university sector, preparing and delivering development proposals and master-planning initiatives. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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lsabelle Taylor

Isabelle Taylor read history of art at the University of Cambridge and Courtauld Institute of Art. The three have also jointly authored University Planning and Architecture: The Search for Perfection (2015), a historical survey of the architecture of universities from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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University Trends : Contemporary Campus Deslgn

Routledge, 2018

Book chapter

... 192 UNIVERSITY TRENDS Uni Trends_2ndEd_aw5_Sept17.indd 192 25/09/2017 16:39 MASTER PLANS ERASMUS UNIVERSITY ROTTERDAM Rotterdam, The Netherlands 2008– 28ha (69 acres) Master planner: Juurlink [+] Geluk/jvantspijker/SPUTNIK FROM...

Inspiration from the Vernacular in the Architecture of Luis Barragán

Anibal Figueroa

Anibal Figueroa is Professor of Architecture at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Mexico and a Member of the National Research Council. His interest in Luis Barragán, since his first meeting with the architect some thirty years ago, has produced numerous articles and two books. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Gloria Castorena

Gloria Castorena is leading the research group in bioclimatic architecture at the same university. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Lessons from Vernacular Architecture

Routledge, 2014

Book chapter

... INSPIRATION FROM THE VERNACULAR IN THE ARCHITECTURE OF LUIS BARRAGÁN Anibal Figueroa and Gloria Castorena MEXICO Introduction Mexico Luis Barragán said in 1965: Before the machine age, even in the centre of cities, nature was a trusted...

Research on heating and cooling requirements of buildings with solar louvre devices

Advances in Building Energy Research Volume 4

Earthscan, 2010

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... Research on heating and cooling requirements of buildings with solar louvre devices Ana I. Palmero-Marrero and Armando C. Oliveira Abstract External louvres have been increasingly used to provide solar protection for a building’s glazed...

Félix Candela and Heinz Isler

Maria E. Moreyra Garlock

Maria E. Moreyra Garlock is a civil engineer and Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering at Princeton University. Before becoming a professor, she spent several years as a consulting structural engineer in New York City designing concrete and steel structures with Leslie E. Robertson Associates. She has published numerous articles on the works of Félix Candela and co-authored the 2008 book Felix Candela: Engineer, Builder, Structural Artist. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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David P. Billington

David P. Billington is a structural engineer and the Gordon Y. S. Wu Professor of Engineering Emeritus in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Princeton University. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is an eminent authority on thin-shell concrete structures, and has authored numerous detailed books on structural engineers such as Robert Maillart, Christian Menn, Heinz Isler and Félix Candela. 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

... Félix Candela and Heinz Isler A comparison of two structural artists Maria E. Moreyra Garlock and David P. Billington Structural artists exhibit three characteristics that are shells in different ways, but the outcome was the same...

Informal City

Jorge Fiori

Jorge Fiori is a sociologist and urban planner. He is Director of the Housing and Urbanism Programme and Chairman at the Architectural Association Graduate School. He is also Senior Lecturer in the Development Planning Unit of University College London, and Visiting Lecturer at several European and Latin American universities. His teaching, research, and publications focus mainly on the interface of urban social policies and spatial strategies, with particular emphasis on issues of housing, irregular settlements, and scaling up in slum upgrading and poverty alleviation. He is also a consultant to several international and national agencies on issues of urban development planning and housing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Masterplanning the Adaptive City : Computational Urbanism in the Twenty-First Century

Routledge, 2014

Book chapter

... JORGE FIORI >INFORMAL CITY DESIGN AS POLITICAL ENGAGEMENT1 For decades now the debate around and approaches to the informal city have been profoundly despatialized. Since the mid-1990s, however, a new generation of policies, programs...

Regionalism Revisited: The Pragmatic Place-making of Francisco Artigas

Keith Eggener

Keith Eggener is Professor of architectural history at the University of Oregon. He is the author of two books, Luis Barragán’s Gardens of El Pedregal and Cemeteries (part of a series from the US Library of Congress) and of numerous articles and book chapters on Mexican and US art, architecture, and urbanism. He also edited the collection American Architectural History: A Contemporary Reader and has been on the editorial staffs of the 60-volume Buildings of the United States series and the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. He is a columnist for and regular contributor to the online journal Places. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Energy Accounts : Architectural Representations of Energy, Climate, and the Future

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

... Regionalism Revisited: The Pragmatic Place-making of Francisco Artigas Keith Eggener figure 31.1: Francisco Artigas, Federico Gómez House, Gardens of El Pedregal, Mexico City, 1951–1952   Francisco Artigas was a man of order. His grandson...