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Didactic daylight design for education
Statement of issue . This thesis investigates a modeling method for daylight design in the early design phase, as a means of promoting a positive and inclusive educational environment that allows for multiple modes of ...
Ut hortus poesis: Combining rhetoric and science, body and mind, in creating and contemplating the Renaissance garden
The Italian Renaissance garden can be considered among the most famous of garden paradigms. This thesis will examine the total sense perceptions constructed inside the early Renaissance garden, and the cognitive connections ...
Ancient authority in Umayyad traditions
Islam established itself as a force to be reckoned with both as a religion and a civilization. During the early 5 th century, the two titans, Rome and Iran, were in the midst of major conflict, providing the opportunity ...
Human architecture interface
This thesis focuses on the design of interfaces that allow architectural spaces to become responsive to the thermal aspects of human physiology. It will explore ways in which a person's temperature can be non-invasively ...
Social sustainability and collegiate campuses: Measuring environments' functionality
Sustainable development is thought of as the balance between three considerations which are environmental, economic and social. Balancing these three considerations requires compromise betwixt and between. For the environmental ...