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_id 750e
authors Ferziger, Joel H. and Peric, Milovan
year 1999
title Computational Methods for Fluid Dynamics
source Berlin, Germany: Springer-Verlag
summary The book offers an overview of the techniques used to solve problems in fluid mechanics on computers and describes in detail those most often used in practice. Included are advanced techniques in computational fluid dynamics, like direct and large-eddy simulation of turbulence, multigrid methods, parallel computing, moving grids, structured, block-structured and unstructured boundary-fitted grids, free surface flows. The book shows common roots and basic principles for many apparently different methods. The book also contains a great deal of practical advice for code developers and users, it is designed to be equally useful to beginners and experts. All computer codes can be accessed from the publisher's server on the internet. This second edition is updated throughout and new material has been added, especially on turbulent flows.
series other
last changed 2003/04/23 13:14

_id acadia13_137
id acadia13_137
authors Kretzer, Manuel; In, Jessica; Letkemann, Joel; Jaskiewicz, Tomasz
year 2013
title Resinance: A (Smart) Material Ecology
source ACADIA 13: Adaptive Architecture [Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture (ACADIA) ISBN 978-1-926724-22-5] Cambridge 24-26 October, 2013), pp. 137-146
summary What if we had materials that weren’t solid and static like traditional building materials are? What if these materials could dynamically change and adapt to varying environmental situations and stimulations and evolve and learn over time? What if they were autonomous, self-sufficient and independent but could communicate with each other and exchange information? What would this “living matter” mean for architecture and the way we perceive the built environment? This paper looks briefly at current concepts and investigations in regards to programmable matter that occupy various areas of architectural research. It then goes into detail in describing the most recent smart material installation “Resinance” that was supervised by Manuel Kretzer and Benjamin Dillenburger and realized by the 2012/13 Master of Advanced Studies class as part of the materiability research at the Chair for CAAD, ETH Zürich in March 2013. The highly speculative sculpture links approaches in generative design, digital fabrication, physical/ubiquitous computing, distributed networks, swarm behavior and agent-based communication with bioinspiration and organic simulation in a responsive entity that reacts to user input and adapts its behavior over time.
keywords Smart Materials; Distributed Networks; Digital Fabrication; Physical Computing; Responsive Environment
series ACADIA
type Normal Paper
last changed 2014/01/11 08:13

_id 0e6a
authors Orr, Joel N.
year 1991
title CAD Futures...What is Coming and Who will Survive it?
source MCN. April, 1991. vol. 6: pp. 42-44
summary According to the author not the best product wins but the one that is marketed well. Who will survive? The author discusses products that are likely to stay and why
keywords business, CAD
series CADline
last changed 2003/06/02 11:58

_id caadria2005_a_1a_a
id caadria2005_a_1a_a
authors Pojchara Jatupoj
year 2005
title Sketchboard: The Simple 3D Modeling From Architectural Sketch Recognition
source CAADRIA 2005 [Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia / ISBN 89-7141-648-3] New Delhi (India) 28-30 April 2005, vol. 1, pp. 3-22
summary The main objective of this research was to study freehand architectural sketches and computer algorithms to develop a sketch recognition software and to apply software with basic 3D modeling. This research was conducted by collecting the data of sketch recognition and related software to analyst relevant information and to develop new software that would be practical for architects.
series CAADRIA
last changed 2005/04/30 01:30

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