Tuesday, October 5, 2010

2-axis, solar tracking, biomimetic, smart surface: Week 1

I was under the impression that our 2-axis solar tracker, and our smart surface were two separate things.  After talking with the Prof's we determined that this is false, next week our project will be more cohesive.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Optimally Packing Spheres: Week 3

Taking the idea of a green wall from last week, we decided to expand on that idea and choose a specific site.  We found the Duderstadt atrium to be a perfect candidate, not only because of the amount of space and natural light available, but also because of the plethora of sad looking plants scattered around the library.

Initial form of the wall, rejected