Cooperation : the engineer and the architect /

This book provides a thorough description of just how varied and complex, how stressful and yet inspiring the cooperation between architect and engineer can be. It offers an insight into the complex relationship between the two professions: from the historical analysis and theoretical examination vi...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Flury, Aita, 1969-, Baumberger, Christoph
Format: Book
Published: Basel : Birkhäuser, 2012.
Table of Contents:
  • Theory. Technology as a means of expression in the nineteenth century : architects and engineers in dialogue / Marco Pogacnik
  • Pioneer and projection : the misappropriation of the engineer in modernist architecture / Christoph Wieser
  • The culture of construction : examples from the last fifty years of a remarkable development / Christian Penzel
  • Structural concepts and spatial design : on the relationship between architect and engineer / Christoph Baumberger.
  • Research. The interplay of technical and architectural aspects in the Palazzo della Regione in Trento by the architect Adalberto Libera and the engineer Sergio Musmeci / Jürg Conzett
  • New structural potential of wood : the IBOIS Research Laboratory at EPF Lausanne / Yves Weinand
  • Tetto gigantesco : a diverse huge roof, foils of a research / Aita Flury and Jürg Conzett.
  • Practice. Deviations / Markus Peter
  • Structure and space / Andreas Hagmann
  • Each his own / Mike Schlaich
  • A process of rapprochement / Roger Boltshauser, Aita Flury, and Jürg Conzett
  • On designing structures / Stefan Polónyi
  • The A16 Transjurane Highway : architectural acupuncture / Renato Salvi
  • Rules to play by and play with / Elisabeth und Martin Boesch [and others]
  • Mutual frankness and self-reassurance / Adolf Krischanitz und Aita Flury
  • Strong structures / Heinrich Schnetzer [and others].
  • Teaching. Structural theory and structural design / Joseph Schwartz
  • Art and science / Christoph Wieser
  • Constructing as a science / Mario Monotti
  • Construction transforms material into space / Paul Kahlfeldt
  • Program and structure / Rogert Boltshauser, Aita Flury, und Jürg Conzett.