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Nexus Network Journal 12,2

Architecture and Mathematics

Series: Nexus Network Journal, Vol. 12,2

Williams, Kim (Ed.)

Based on Nexus Network Journal (NNJ, Journal No. 4), Vol. 12,1, 2010

2011, 360 p.

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Content Level » Research

Keywords » architecture - design - function - geometry - mathematics - temple

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Table of contents 

Letter from the Editor.- Letter from the Editor.- Recalling Eero Saarinen 1910–2010.- How the Gateway Arch Got its Shape.- Saarinen’s Shell Game: Tensions, Structures, and Sounds at MIT.- The Next Largest Thing: The Spatial Dimensions of Liturgy in Eliel and Eero Saarinen’s Christ Church Lutheran, Minneapolis.- Morphocontinuity in the work of Eero Saarinen.- Eero Saarinen, Eduardo Catalano and the Influence of Matthew Nowicki: A Challenge to Form and Function.- Eero Saarinen’s North Christian Church in Columbus, Indiana.- Other Research.- On the Modular Design of Mughal Riverfront Funerary Gardens.- Discontinuous Double-shell Domes through Islamic eras in the Middle East and Central Asia: History, Morphology, Typologies, Geometry, and Construction.- At the Other End of the Sun’s Path: A New Interpretation of Machu Picchu.- The Body, the Temple and the Newtonian Man Conundrum.- Book Review.- The Symbol at Your Door: Number and Geometry in Religious Architecture of the Greek and Latin Middle Ages.- Conference Report.- Architecture and Mathematics. A seminar to celebrate Professor emeritus Staale Sinding-Larsen’s 80th birthday.- Erratum.- Erratum to: The Sunlight Effect of the Kukulcán Pyramid or The History of a Line.

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