An Introduction to Architectural Engineering (Architecture) (Paperback)
An introductory textbook for students in architectural engineering programs at colleges and universities. Intended to introduce the student to all of the technical disciplines engaged in the design and construction of buildings. Here is what is discussed:1. INTRODUCTION2. AREA DEVELOPMENT PLANS3. SUSTAINABLE DESIGN4. LOW IMPACT DEVELOPMENT5. ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN6. FOUNDATIONS7. STRUCTURAL SYSTEMS8. HEATING, VENTILATING AND AIR CONDITIONING9. PLUMBING10. ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTION11. LIGHTING12. FIRE PROTECTION13. ACCESSIBILITY14. ENERGY CONSERVATION15. NOISE CONTROL16. ROOFING SYSTEMS.