BeschreibungDevelopments in formal design synthesis methods, illustrated with several representative design projects.
InhaltsverzeichnisPreface; Introduction; 1. Vitruvius redux: formalized design synthesis in architecture; 2. How to calculate with shapes; 3. Engineering shape grammars: where have we been and where are we going; 4. Creating structural configurations; 5. Microsystem design synthesis; 6. Function-based synthesis methods in engineering design: state-of-the-art, methods analysis, and visions for the future; 7. Artificial intelligence for design; 8. Evolutionary and adaptive synthesis methods; 9. Kinematic synthesis; 10. Systematic chemical process synthesis; 11. Synthesis of analog and mixed-signal integrated electronic circuits; 12. Mechanical design compilers; 13. Scientific discovery and inventive engineering design: cognitive and computational similarities; Index.
Pressestimmen'Formal Engineering Design Synthesis celebrates the sheer intellectual pleasure of design. Through rigour in theory and daring in application the articles in this book present an inspiring guide to state-of-the-art research.' Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2001
Seitenanzahl: 498 Seiten