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Bioclimatic Double-skin Facades

Bioclimatic Double-skin Facades

by Mary Benedict Bonham


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Available for Pre-Order. This item will be available on June 1, 2019

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415842143
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 06/01/2019
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction. Global map locating case studies with Climate-response Rules of Thumb. 1. The Bioclimatic Double-Skin Facade 1.1 Bioclimatic Architecture (See Excerpt A) 1.2 Double-Skin Facades 1.3 Origins and Adaptations Timeline 1.4 Double-Skin Facade Types and Functions 1.5 Expanding Definitions 1.6 Motivations and Implications 2. Place and Performance 2.1 A Bioclimatic View of Place & Performance 2.2 Bioclimatic Concept Fact Sheets 2.3 Thought Framework 3. Case Studies 3.1 Case Study Essays 3.2 through 3.6 Estimated five case studies, each with essay, Place and Performance matrix, Diagram of dynamic DSF function, photographs, drawings, and data 4. Alternatives and Assessment 4.1 A Good Piece of Kit 4.2 The Case for Renovation 4.3 Alternatives 4.4 Assessment 4.5 Conclusion. Climate Classifications of DSF Architecture. Resources. Contributors. Bibliography. Index