Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Sep 1, , Shahin Vassigh and others published Engineering Architecture: The Vision of Fazlur R. Khan Yasmin Sabina . “Structural engineer Fazlur R. Khan () shaped the skyline of cities around the world with his pioneering structural systems for high-rise design. Engineering Architecture has 15 ratings and 0 reviews. Through detailed examination of projects at Skidmore, Owings Merrill, this study of Khan’s career.

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This oversight aside, Khan’s carefully researched work contributes substantially to the literature on mid-twentieth-century large-scale building. Ehgineering Wiliam marked it as to-read May 23, These 4 locations in Victoria: This lengthy book is rich with ideas relevant to historians of technology.

In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Khyle added it Feb 11, Forged from a partnership between archiecture university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves. While the engineering discussions are beyond the level fngineering an undergraduate structures major at my institution, Khan’s writing outside of those analyses is lucid and fascinating. Vivian rated it really liked it Oct 22, Through detailed examination of projects at Skidmore, Owings Merrill, this study of Khan’s career provides insight into architectural and engineering practice.


Engineering Architecture

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Presenting new material on SOM projects, her account examines the architectural building program that guided each design and conveys the complexity of the design process, providing insight into the concerns of architectural and engineering practice. Stephanie rated it it was amazing Mar 18, Trivia About Engineering Archi Books by Yasmin Sabina Khan. The Genius of Fazlur Khan Rizzoli,leaving it out of her otherwise thorough bibliography. Subdocuments marked it as to-read Jun 18, Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait As a structural engineer herself, she is well able to discuss F.

Engineering Architecture: The Vision of Fazlur R. Khan by Yasmin Sabina Khan

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Ax rated it really liked it Nov 05, Hines in underwriting testing, construction, and evaluation of the novel methods used for his real estate investments. For the Hajj Terminal to the international airport Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Khan melded historical context with sophisticated technology to create a meaningful environment for travelers while advancing the field of tensile structure construction.

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