The Effect of Nano-Concrete on the Form of High-Rise Buildings in Sustainable Agriculture
International Journal of Science, Technology and Society
Volume 3, Issue 2-1, April 2015, Pages: 5-10
Received: Jan. 14, 2015;
Accepted: Jan. 19, 2015;
Published: Feb. 9, 2015
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Bahareh Golkar, Department of Architecture, Toos Higher Education Institute, Mashhad, Iran
Sasan Keyvanloo Shahrestanaki, Department of Architecture, Toos Higher Education Institute, Mashhad, Iran
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Construction of modern high-rise concrete buildings meets the need for more accommodation of people and their demands to live and work in cities. The use of new technologies such as nano particles in construction can be one of the effective factors determining the form of a high-rise building in terms of architectural features such as performance, strength and durability, and safety issues. This study aims to examine nano concrete features in construction of high-rise buildings with appropriate form by using peripheral technologies and considering the cultural, social, and regional contents which are the objectives of sustainable development. On the other hand, some appropriate recommendations are made in this regard.
Nano Particles, High-Rise Buildings, Form, Sustainable Architecture
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Sasan Keyvanloo Shahrestanaki,
The Effect of Nano-Concrete on the Form of High-Rise Buildings in Sustainable Agriculture, International Journal of Science, Technology and Society. Special Issue: Research and Practice in Architecture and Urban Studies in Developing Countries.
Vol. 3, No. 2-1,
2015, pp. 5-10.
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