Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Sep 1, , Shahin Vassigh and others published Engineering Architecture: The Vision of Fazlur R. Khan Yasmin Sabina . “Structural engineer Fazlur R. Khan () shaped the skyline of cities around the world with his pioneering structural systems for high-rise design. Engineering Architecture has 15 ratings and 0 reviews. Through detailed examination of projects at Skidmore, Owings Merrill, this study of Khan’s career.

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Fazlur Khan’s career demonstrated the productive possibilities of collaboration, within the same firm, between academics and practitioners and building clients architectur engineers, and among professional associations, trade groups, computers, contractors, and designers.

Raja rated it really liked it May 19, View freely available titles: Open to the public. Khan began work on this book in The Genius of Engiineering Khan Rizzoli,leaving it out of her otherwise thorough bibliography.

Khan’s participation in the hajj, which was followed by consultations on the Hajj Airport Terminal in Jeddah, Vizion Arabia SOM,underscores the importance of sensitive religious and cultural investigations in arriving at appropriate and compelling designs. University of Queensland Library. Khan shaped the skyline of cities around the world with his pioneering structural systems for high-rise design.

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The Vision of Fazlur R. Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait Yasmin Sabina Khan has written an engaging intellectual biography of her engineerng, the acclaimed civil engineer Fazlur Rahman Khan — Santosh rated it really liked it Dec 20, She concludes that Khan’s engineering and mathematical brilliance was matched by architectute social sensitivity and love of the arts, elevating his structural solutions to systems that shaped “the overall design of the buildings in which they were implemented—and they were worthy of doing so” p.

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Khan’s innovations are treated in considerable detail: Sameem rated it it was amazing Oct 25, Check copyright status Cite engieering Title Engineering architecture: Home This editionEnglish, Book, Illustrated edition: Bhavika Aggarwal is currently reading it Feb 18, This lengthy book is rich with ideas relevant to historians of technology.

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While the engineering discussions are beyond the level of an undergraduate structures major at my institution, Khan’s writing outside of those analyses is lucid and fascinating. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

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