By Socrates Yiannoudes
Architecture and Adaptation discusses architectural tasks that use computational know-how to evolve to altering stipulations and human wishes. subject matters comprise kinetic and transformable constructions, digitally pushed construction components, interactive installations, clever environments, early precedents and their ancient context, socio-cultural elements of adaptive structure, the historical past and thought of synthetic lifestyles, the speculation of human-computer interplay, tangible computing, and the social experiences of expertise. writer Socrates Yiannoudes proposes instruments and frameworks for researchers to guage examples and developments in adaptive structure. Illustrated with greater than 50 black and white images.
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