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  • Lee, Tonghoon, 1972- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2002)
    Tactility holds a unique position in modem architectural discourse. Oftentimes, it has been evoked "as an alternative to two-dimensional vision. However, the notion of tactility sometimes denotes ambiguous and often ...
  • Hsu, Andy Chien-Che (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013)
    To accommodate the rapid modernization and urbanization between 1960s and 1980s, a large number of mid-rise apartments has been built in Taipei. Today, these poorly designed apartments represent about 40 percent of the ...
  • Chuang, Chih-Chao (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2008)
    Urban designers and planners always try to tackle the urban issues from spatial, cultural and economical point of views; However, sometimes these issues were limited or, even more, created by current transportation system. ...
  • Tsai, May Deanna (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1991)
    Access is a key issue in the design of railway stations. The evolution of the train station typology, has resulted in many types of stations based on the development of the stations' access. Since rail travel on a larger ...
  • Karsan, Zain (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2018)
    This thesis is sited in a near and uncertain future in the Rust Belt of America. The title of this thesis refers to three interrelated conditions, industrial technology, material culture and architectural agency. 'Taking' ...
  • Pieris, Anoma D. (Anoma Darshani) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1993)
    The recent generation of tall buildings in Asia have been appropriated from the West with little adaptation. With no understanding of the forces that have generated this building form, Asia embraces the high-rise as an ...
  • Namkung, Kenneth, 1977- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2003)
    The life of modern work is complex. What once entailed simple activities encapsulated within simple and hierarchically designed spaces has evolved into a highly volatile and complex organism. Businesses and workers are ...
  • Kokkoris, Panos (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1980)
    In the first section, taste, along with parallel phenomena linked to form and symbolism in general, is discussed in relation to the fundamental device of the reason-feeling dichotomy . The dichotomy's internal possibilities ...
  • De Natale, Victor Ocie (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1984)
  • Stopfel, John Richard (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1960)
  • Woods, Ann C., M. Arch. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2012)
    What were once considered advanced visualization techniques have now become commonplace. With the advancement of visualization tools, animation has quickly become a primary means of representation within architecture; ...
  • Nayak, Bhagehand Deokaran (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1970)
  • Wilhelm, Martin (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1996)
    Vilem Flusser introduces in his 'Into the Universe of the Technical Images' this universe as attracting the' existential interest of future humans'. He describes the technical images as re-assemblies of bits of truth that ...
  • Ritter, Donald (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1988)
    This paper outlines a technique for creating new visual phenomena by proposing a systematic method of using existing media in novel manners. The technique involve s the random and purposeful manipulation of person-media ...
  • Nakamura, Takatoshi, 1964- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994)
    Precast concrete technology is of great importance in multifamily housing. This technology provides the possibility to the industrialize housing construction and thus enhance the availability and quality of houses. With ...
  • Inayatullah, Imrana (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986)
    To interpret the meaning of the built environment which surrounds us today, we must confront a plurality of architectural movements, each with its own built-in value system, iconographic references and select languages. ...
  • Bovenzi, Christopher A. (Christopher Anthony) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1988)
    Architecture can heighten an experience when it supports the mood of that experience and when it is felt to embody the idea or purpose of the experience. The challenge here is that the Christian Church comes into being ...
  • Maulden, Robert (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986)
    Tectonics in architecture is defined as "the science or art of construction, both in relation to use and artistic design." It refers not just to the "activity of making the materially requisite construction that answers ...
  • Taylor, Christopher (Christopher Jordon) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009)
    In his essay, Studies in Tectonic Culture, Kenneth Frampton asserts that the built environment is "first and foremost a construction, and only later an abstract discourse." Building upon this logic, this thesis asks how ...
  • McGee, T. D'Arcy (Thomas D'Arcy), 1969- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2000)
    Telecommunication deregulation and the Internet revolution have created the need for two new types of real estate, the telecom hotel and the data storage center. Similar forces are at work in much of Latin America. This ...
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