Modern Technologies

The „MODERN TECHNOLOGIES” section is dedicated to students attending a lecture on „Modern Technologies” during the 2nd semester of the second level of studies at the Faculty of Architecture of the Wrocław University of Science and Technology. The lecture covers 15 hours of meetings (7 lectures).

Conditions for passing the lecture:

The condition for passing the lecture is to prepare an essay in accordance with the information and template available >>>here<<<. the list of topics for approval is >>>here<<<.

Works from previous semesters are available >>>here<<<.

Basic bibliography:

[1]   King Bruce, The New Carbon Architecture, Canada, 2017
[2]   Fox Michael, Interactive architecture. Adaptive World, Princeton 2017
[3]   Brownell, B., Transmaterial. A Catalog of Materials That Redefine Our Physical Environment,   New York 2011.
[4] Hauplik-Meusburger, S., Bannova, O., Space Architecture Educatios for Engineers and Architects, Basel 2016.
[5] Meusner, P., Moon. Architectural Guide, Berlin 2019.
[6] Kaku Michio, The Future of Humanity. Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond   Earth, Nowy Jork, 2018
[7]  Leach, N., Space Architecture: The New Frontiers for Design Research, Hoboken, 2014.
[8]  Sherwood, B., Howe, A.S., Out of This World: The New Field of Space Architecture, Reston 2009.
[9]  Meusner, P., Galina Balashova: Architect of the Soviet Space Programme, Berlin, 2015.
[10]  W.Zuk i R.H. Clark, Kinetic architecture, 1970
[11]  R. Kronenburg, Flexible: Architecture that Responds to Change, 2007
[12]  P. Beesley, S. Hirosue, J. Ruxton, M. Trankle, C. Turner, Responsive Architectures | Subtle Technologies, 2006
[13]  M. Fox, M. Kemp, Interactive Architecture, 2009
[14]  R. Fortmeyer, Ch. Linn, Kinetic architecture; Design for Active Envelopes , 2014