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IASS 2016 Tokyo Symposium: Spatial Structures in the 21st Century


IASS Symposium 2016

SESSION: Tension & Membrane Structures

Renovation of Nature of structure (Tensegrity) art -No.1: Comparison and consideration of the original design and deterioration survey results-

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  • Proceedings Name: IASS 2016 Tokyo Symposium: Spatial Structures in the 21st Century
  • ISSN: (Electronic Version) 2518-6582
  • Session: Tension & Membrane Structures
  • Pages: 4
  • Title: Renovation of Nature of structure (Tensegrity) art -No.1: Comparison and consideration of the original design and deterioration survey results-
  • Author(s): Shoudai Sueyoshi, Norihide Imagawa, Masahide Imagawa
  • Keywords: tensegrity, tension structure, renovation
Abstract
This paper report on the renovation of the Art of Nature of structure (Tensegrity), which was designed in collaboration of Mr. Norihide Imagawa and Mr. Kenneth Snelson. After this work is completed, has passed about 15 years, it was conducted a survey of the current state of the shape, tension and deterioration state. In part 1 is considered to compare the state of tension obtained from the survey results and the tension state by the analysis of the shape of the original design.

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