With the onward march of science and technology, and the continuing quest for improvement, there is a growing curiosity about the world around us. Close examination of structures in nature can be rewarding and surprising. Nature has shown an extraordinary capacity to develop dynamic structures and systems over many millions of years and there is still much to be learnt.Comparing Design in Nature with Science and Engineering C. A. Brebbia Lance J. Sucharov, P. Pascolo ... As Greenwood(1994)has observed of Niemeyera#39; s dialectics and sources of inspiration: Niemeyer a#39;s synthesis of modernist oppositions ... was an early attempt to fuse orthogonal forms of International Modernism with regional abstractions - through the countours of the site and view of landscape.
|Title||:||Design and Nature|
|Author||:||C. A. Brebbia|
|Publisher||:||Wit Pr/Computational Mechanics - 2002-01|