Computer Aided Architectural Design Futures 2001

Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference held at the Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, on July 8–11, 2001

  • Bauke de Vries
  • Jos van Leeuwen
  • Henri Achten

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Capturing Design

    1. Mark D. Gross, Ellen Yi-Luen Do, Brian R. Johnson
      Pages 1-13
    2. Pierre P. Leclercq
      Pages 15-31
    3. Mark D. Gross, Ariel J. Kemp
      Pages 33-46
  3. Information Modelling

    1. Rudi Stouffs, Ramesh Krishnamurti
      Pages 75-88
  4. CBR Techniques

    1. Chengzhi Peng, David C. Chang, Peter Blundell Jones, Bryan Lawson
      Pages 89-102
    2. Sheng-Fen Chien, Shen-Guan Shih
      Pages 103-110
    3. Ann Heylighen, Herman Neuckermans
      Pages 111-124
  5. Virtual Reality

    1. Pieter Jan Stappers, Daniel Saakes, Jorrit Adriaanse
      Pages 125-138
    2. Tom Maver, Colin Harrison, Mike Grant
      Pages 151-159
    3. Ellen Yi-Luen Do
      Pages 161-172
  6. CAAD Education

    1. Kai Strehlke, Maia Engeli
      Pages 173-186
    2. Robert F. Woodbury, Susan J. Shannon, Antony D. Radford
      Pages 201-214
    3. Peter Russell
      Pages 231-242
  7. (Hyper) Media

About these proceedings


CAAd Futures is a Bi-annual Conference that aims at promoting the advancement of computer aided architectural design in the service of those concerned with the quality of the built environment. The conferences are organised under the auspices of the CAAD Futures Foundation which has its secretariat at the Eindhoven University of Technology. The Series of conferences started in 1985 in Delft, and has since travelled through Eindhoven, Boston, Zurich, Pittsburgh, Singapore, Munich, and Atlanta.
The book contains the proceedings of the 9th CAAD Futures conference which took place at Eindhoven University of Technology, 8-11 of July, 2001. The Articles in this book cover a wide range of subjects and provide an excellent overview of the state-of-the-art in research on computer aided architectural design.
The following categories of articles are included:
  • Capturing design;
  • Information modelling;
  • CBR techniques;
  • Virtual reality;
  • CAAD education;
  • (Hyper) Media;
  • Design evaluation;
  • Design systems development;
  • Collaboration;
  • Generation;
  • Design representation;
  • Knowledge management;
  • Form programming;
  • Simulation;
  • Architectural analysis;
  • Urban design.
Information on the CAAD Futures Foundation and its conferences can be found at: Information about the 2001 Conference and this book is available from:


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Editors and affiliations

  • Bauke de Vries
    • 1
  • Jos van Leeuwen
    • 1
  • Henri Achten
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Architecture, Building and PlanningEindhoven University of TechnologyEindhovenThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-3843-0
  • Online ISBN 978-94-010-0868-6
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