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Greg Lynn on Calculus in Architecture

Synopsis
Greg Lynn talks about the mathematical roots of architecture and how calculus and digital tools allow modern designers to move beyond the traditional building forms. A glorious church in Queens (and a titanium tea set) illustrate his theory. (19 minutes)
Language
English
Country
United States
Year of release
2009
Year of production
2009
Subjects
Architecture; Mathematics
Keywords
applied mathematics; architectural design; calculus

Online availability

URI
http://www.ted.com/talks/greg_lynn_on_organic_design.html
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Contributor
Greg Lynn

Distributor

Name

TED

Web
http://www.ted.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+ 1 212 346 9333
Fax
+ 1 212 227 6397
Address
250 Hudson Street
Suite 1002
New York, NY
10013
USA

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