The Common Language of Sustainable Architecture in Creating New Architectural Spaces
International Journal of Science, Technology and Society
Volume 3, Issue 2-1, April 2015, Pages: 47-51
Received: Mar. 23, 2015; Accepted: Mar. 25, 2015; Published: May 9, 2015
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Tayebeh Nazarian, Faculty of Architecture & Urbanism, Imam Khomeini International University, Qazvin, Iran
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Abstract
In the outlook for global environmental, sustainability is defined as a dream of the present-day needs without compromising resources for future generations. Achieving this objective in the international community requires explaining the policies, objectives and strategies that can be achieved through the construction of sustainable human environments. In this context, it is essential to find a common language and means which can create a link between the architecture of buildings and urban spaces around the world. This language can be obtained by analyzing the characteristics and principles of designing of Green architecture, High -Tech architectures and Echo-Tech architecture as the symbols of sustainable architecture and we can see these principles in the construction of new technologies in the world. The purpose of this study is to seek this common language for designing sustainable architectural spaces. The method of this study is based on library studies and descriptive approach. The results of this study were to give the principles, standards and common tools for creating sustainable architecture spaces and to explain the alphabet of this language including modular systems, flexible integrated spaces, using nature in sustainable architecture, green materials, etc.
Keywords
Sustainable Architecture, Modular System, Flexibility, Green Materials, Nature
To cite this article
Tayebeh Nazarian, The Common Language of Sustainable Architecture in Creating New Architectural Spaces, 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. 47-51. doi: 10.11648/j.ijsts.s.2015030201.20
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