29 June 2021
Yozo Shinozaki, Yoshihiro Mogi, Masaaki Ota, and Hiroaki Yoshikawa, Taisei Corporation
Most of high-rise buildings in Japan*1 are structure with damping systems recently. The design procedure is performance-based design (PBD), which is based on the nonlinear...
23 September 2020
Hiroaki Harada, Takashi Fukushima, Tatsuya Hatori, et al., NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
This research and technology development project is based on the concept and plan of Sumitomo Forestry Co., Ltd., and designed by Nikken Sekkei Ltd., and...
15 September 2020
Atsunari Hanai, Masayoshi Nakai, Hiroyuki Matsuzaki et al, Takenaka Corporation
Based on past experiences of natural disasters and fires in Japan, it is stipulated by law that fire-resistant buildings larger than a certain size should...
29 July 2019
Christoph Felger, David Chipperfield Architects
The new headquarters for Amorepacific, South Korea’s largest beauty company, is located in the center of Seoul, on a site which has been occupied by...
29 July 2019
Rafael Ivan Pazos Perez
This research explores the use of artificial intelligence to simulate how cities will grow vertically. By learning how cities have evolved in the recent past,...
01 September 2018
Toru Takeuchi & Akira Wada, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Buckling-restrained braces (BRBs) are widely used as highly ductile seismic devices, with the first building using BRBs completed in 1989 in Tokyo, and thousands more...