By Helmut Pottmann,Andreas Asperl,Michael Hofer,Axel Kilian

Geometry lies on the center of the architectural layout approach. it's omnipresent, from the preliminary form-finding phases to the particular building. smooth optimistic geometry presents numerous instruments for the effective layout, research, and manufacture of complicated shapes. This ends up in new demanding situations for structure. despite the fact that, the architectural program additionally poses new difficulties to geometry. Architectural geometry is as a result a complete examine sector, presently rising on the border among utilized geometry and architecture.

Written for college students, architects, development engineers, and business designers - Architectural Geometry is a resource of proposal for scientists attracted to functions of geometry processing in structure and art.

With over seven hundred pages, together with 2,100 full-color pictures of equipped structure, architectural initiatives, and paintings, Architectural Geometry takes readers from easy to complex geometry then leads them to the state of the art of analysis within the architectural geometry field.

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