Cardboard in Architecture: Volume 7 Research in by M. Eekhout, F. Verheijen, R. Visser

By M. Eekhout, F. Verheijen, R. Visser

The dep. of creating expertise on the college of structure at TU Delft is learning and constructing cardboard as a possible construction fabric on a large, systematic and the place attainable accomplished foundation. The guiding study query is: 'How can cardboard be utilized in either architectural and structural phrases as an absolutely fledged construction fabric, applying the material-specific properties?' An exploratory section from 2003 to 2005 - together with an out of doors pilot constitution (multi-shed), a pilot pavilion accommodating, an exhibition, workshops on resistance to fireside and to damp, a primary patent (KCPK), the layout of an inside wall (Besin) and the e-book of this e-book - used to be concluded by means of a global symposium attended by way of either the paper and the development undefined. This e-book contains the document on that symposium.IOS Press is a global technology, technical and scientific writer of fine quality books for lecturers, scientists, and execs in all fields. a number of the parts we put up in: -Biomedicine -Oncology -Artificial intelligence -Databases and data structures -Maritime engineering -Nanotechnology -Geoengineering -All facets of physics -E-governance -E-commerce -The wisdom financial system -Urban experiences -Arms keep watch over -Understanding and responding to terrorism -Medical informatics -Computer Sciences

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IOS Press, 2008. © 2008 The authors and IOS Press. All rights reserved. Cardboard in Architecture; an Overview Elise van Dooren, Fons Verheijen Abstract The image of cardboard still remains that of a packaging material, but in the last few years, at home and abroad, different projects have been built using cardboard. This article gives a broad spectrum of projects and products using cardboard. LO DSSOLHV WKH VSHFL¿F WH[WXUH RI KRQH\FHOO ERDUG 7KH OLJKWQHVV DQGWKHDELOLW\WRUHF\FOHDUHSURSHUWLHV¿WWLQJDVKRUWOLIHVSDQ and temporary applications.

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