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IASS-SLTE Symposium 2014: Shells, Membranes and Spatial Structures: Footprints


IASS Symposium 2014

SESSION: General 3: Case Studies

Optimization of the structure of Shenzhen Contemporary Art & City Planning Museum

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  • Proceedings Name: IASS-SLTE Symposium 2014: Shells, Membranes and Spatial Structures: Footprints
  • ISSN: (Electronic Version) 2518-6582
  • Session: General 3: Case Studies
  • Title: Optimization of the structure of Shenzhen Contemporary Art & City Planning Museum
  • Author(s): Weibiao YANG, Ruiwen YUAa, Zhongjin YUAN, Lei LU, Zhenchao GONG
  • Keywords: space structure, large-span, shell structure.
Abstract
This article describes an optimization schema to the initial design of the structure of Shenzhen Contemporary Art & City Planning Museum. Three solutions, including changing force flow, adding supports, and eliminating redundant members, were developed and evaluated, which significantly improved the performance while saving materials.

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