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By Göran Pohl,Werner Nachtigall

This e-book presents the readers with a well timed advisor to the appliance of biomimetic ideas in structure and engineering layout. because of a mixed attempt via the world over well-known gurus, the biologist Werner Nachtigall and the architect Göran Pohl, the publication describes the rules which might be used to check nature and expertise, and whilst it offers certain factors and examples displaying how biology can be utilized as a resource of thought and “translated” in construction and architectural options (biomimicry). even if nature can't be without delay copied, the residing international offers architects and engineers with a wealth of analogues and inspirations for his or her personal artistic designs. yet how can research of usual entities provide upward push to complex and sustainable layout? via reporting at the most modern bionic layout tools and utilizing broad paintings, the e-book courses readers in the course of the box of nature-inspired structure, supplying a unprecedented source for pro architects, engineers, designers and concrete planners, in addition to for collage lecturers, researchers and scholars. traditional evolution is noticeable during the publication as a robust source that may serve structure and layout through delivering cutting edge, optimum and sustainable solutions.

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