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New techniques to use dates palm fronds in architectural and product design applications
Every year in the Middle East, date palm farmers cut thousands of palm fronds as a kind of maintenance. As a result, most of these fronds are disposed either by burning or shredding. However, before the discovery of oil, ...
Water Harvesting: Simulating Rainwater Harvesting for Building Envelope Design
The foundation of this research is to provide awareness to the global issue of freshwater scarcity and how architecture, along with digital design, may assist in confronting the issue. Adaptations for desert environments ...
South Plains Army air field: History and documentation
This study identifies the importance of the South Plains Army Air Field as well as documenting the largest existing hangar. Importance of the army air field can be achieved using historical documents and military records. ...