Architectural Material & Detail Structure: Advanced Materials

Architectural Material & Detail Structure: Advanced Materials

Design Media

£40.00

  • ISBN
  • Format
  • Language
  • Pages
  • Publisher
  • Date Published
  • 9781910596371
  • Hardback
  • English
  • 320
  • Design Media Publishing (UK) Limited
  • Mar 2016
Advanced materials refers to newly developed material with better performance than traditional materials. Things like "power-generating and breathing" membrane structure, "self-cleaning" carbon fiber structure and "energy-saving" photovoltaic panel have been gradually introduced into architectural design, . This book collects a wide range of state-of-the-art materials and discusses their application and future development in architectural design. Each case included is carefully analysed with photos, detailed drawings and informative text. As a practical reference book, it provides readers with a comprehensive understanding about the current application of advanced materials in architectural design