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Indian Subcontinent, 1400–1750

George Michell

George Michell is Professorial Fellow in the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, University of Melbourne, Australia. He has researched the art, archaeology and architecture of many historic sites in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture Volume 2

© the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the University of London, 2019

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... rebuilt impressive forts from the mid-eighteenth century at Fort St George in Madras and Fort William in Calcutta. History and Geography During the centuries covered in this chapter, the Indian subcontinent...

Western Australia: Curating the City

Beth George

Beth George how taking into account the latest thinking about mapping the reality of the urban situation of a city may open up new possibilities for the integrated exercise of innovative architecture in an urban terrain that has not been well understood before. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Procuring Innovative Architecture

Routledge, 2010

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... with the with whether to build than how. In a spatial sense, a temporal city’s thinness can in fact be generative, can provide unique sense, a programmatic sense, Perth might be aptly described means for its speciation; whether the city’s own...

The Poetic Language of Interior Materials and Color

The Handbook of Interior Architecture and Design

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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... However, in addition, it is important that designers understand how the selections foster a sense of identity and what factors affect their selection. They must comprehend that meaning and atmosphere are the keys to promoting a sense of place...

Sustainability Aspects of Large-Scale Wind Power Development

George C. Kendrick

George C. Kendrick is a Senior Principal at international design firm Stantec Consulting, where he coordinates strategic planning and design for large-scale renewable-energy projects. With over 30 years’ experience in industry, academia, and environmental consulting, George has coordinated environmental assessments and technical support for a wide range of development projects, including work on more than 80 wind farms, regional studies related to hydropower licensing, mine site restoration, and critical issues analysis for client renewable energy portfolios. A certified professional geologist, George holds an MS from the University of Montana and an AB in Earth Sciences from Dartmouth College. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

Routledge, 2012

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... Sustainability Aspects of Large-Scale Wind Power development george c. kendrick s ta n t e c c o n s u lt i n g IntroductIon of acres of land to utility-scale solar photovoltaic collection arrays that modify or eliminate habitats...

Resilience and Interdependence

George Elvin

George Elvin is the founder of Gone Studio, the company pioneering post-petroleum design through zero-plastic, zero-waste, zero-electricity manufacturing. His designs have been featured by the Discovery Channel, Macworld, Treehugger, and over 50 other green design venues. The author of over 40 books and articles, his work on green design and technology has been published by Routledge, Wiley and Princeton Architectural Press, among others. Previous positions have included Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Illinois and Visiting Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. He is currently an Associate Professor of Architecture at Ball State University in Indiana. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Post-Petroleum Design

Routledge, 2015

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... architects, for instance, have teamed with Biomimicry 3.8 to create a design strategy that takes nature’s lessons in resilience and compiles them into a comprehensive database of resilient design. Their Genius of Biome process profiles how...

Designing Our Post-Petroleum Future

George Elvin

George Elvin is the founder of Gone Studio, the company pioneering post-petroleum design through zero-plastic, zero-waste, zero-electricity manufacturing. His designs have been featured by the Discovery Channel, Macworld, Treehugger, and over 50 other green design venues. The author of over 40 books and articles, his work on green design and technology has been published by Routledge, Wiley and Princeton Architectural Press, among others. Previous positions have included Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Illinois and Visiting Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. He is currently an Associate Professor of Architecture at Ball State University in Indiana. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Post-Petroleum Design

Routledge, 2015

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... life continues on “until at last he sinks into his grave in a hygienically enclosed plastic coffin.” As for exactly how plastic man’s life would end, DuPont chemist and co-inventor of nylon Julian Hill was quite specific: “I think...

Transportation

George Elvin

George Elvin is the founder of Gone Studio, the company pioneering post-petroleum design through zero-plastic, zero-waste, zero-electricity manufacturing. His designs have been featured by the Discovery Channel, Macworld, Treehugger, and over 50 other green design venues. The author of over 40 books and articles, his work on green design and technology has been published by Routledge, Wiley and Princeton Architectural Press, among others. Previous positions have included Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Illinois and Visiting Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. He is currently an Associate Professor of Architecture at Ball State University in Indiana. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Post-Petroleum Design

Routledge, 2015

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... over how to meet these tighter regulations.2 One option is to substitute biodegradable materials. Bamboo, hemp, cardboard, and even seaweed are just some of the materials being experimented with. Not only the materials but the design...

Furnishings and Housewares

George Elvin

George Elvin is the founder of Gone Studio, the company pioneering post-petroleum design through zero-plastic, zero-waste, zero-electricity manufacturing. His designs have been featured by the Discovery Channel, Macworld, Treehugger, and over 50 other green design venues. The author of over 40 books and articles, his work on green design and technology has been published by Routledge, Wiley and Princeton Architectural Press, among others. Previous positions have included Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Illinois and Visiting Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. He is currently an Associate Professor of Architecture at Ball State University in Indiana. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Post-Petroleum Design

Routledge, 2015

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... “is that I see it as a jumping off point. It’s not just a material to design interesting objects, which it is, but it’s also a model for a different way of thinking of how we use natural materials. And it’s got huge potential for design,...

NRG Systems Facility, Hinesburg, Vermont, USA

George Baird

George Baird is a Professor of Building Science at the School of Architecture, Victoria University of Wellington. A Fellow of the UK's Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers and New Zealand's Institution of Professional Engineers, he is an experienced researcher and writer and has been involved in the teaching of architects and building scientists for 40 years. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sustainable Buildings in Practice : What the Users Think

Routledge, 2010

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... for daylighting and natural ventilation, and how the building is bermed into the site portion houses a café area on the lower level, and a main meeting room on the upper. Note the continuous horizontal band of glazing at high level on each...

What Is Post-Petroleum Design?

George Elvin

George Elvin is the founder of Gone Studio, the company pioneering post-petroleum design through zero-plastic, zero-waste, zero-electricity manufacturing. His designs have been featured by the Discovery Channel, Macworld, Treehugger, and over 50 other green design venues. The author of over 40 books and articles, his work on green design and technology has been published by Routledge, Wiley and Princeton Architectural Press, among others. Previous positions have included Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Illinois and Visiting Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. He is currently an Associate Professor of Architecture at Ball State University in Indiana. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Post-Petroleum Design

Routledge, 2015

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... What follows is about the surprisingly large role that design will play as we transition In many ways, the environmental crisis is a design crisis. It is a consequence of how things are made, buildings are constructed, and landscapes...