Nexus Network Journal Volume 6 Number 2 (Autumn 2004)

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NNJ-v6n2-coverNexus Network Journal
Volume 6 Number 2
(Autumn 2004)
 

April 2005 / Paper / ISBN 88-88479-33-3 / 142 pp. /printed on acid-free paper /
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Contents
Kim Williams. Letter from the Editor

Viewpoint
Sandro Caparrini and David Speiser. How Should We Study the Nexus of Architecture and Mathematics?

Research
Branko Mitrovic. Andrea Palladio's Villa Cornaro in Piombino Dese
Denise Andrey and Mirko Galli. Geometric Methods of the 1500s for Laying Out the Ionic Volute
Angela Pintore. Musical Symbolism in the Works of Leon Battista Alberti: From De Re Aedificatoria to the Rucellai Sepulchre

Interview
Mirella Macera, Fernando Delmastro, Paolo Napoli. Interview by Kim Williams. Edited by Sandro Caparrini. Guarino Guarini, Mathematics and Architecture: The Restoration of the Chapel of the Shroud in Turin

The Geometer's Angle
Rachel Fletcher. Introduction to the Geometer's Angle
Rachel Fletcher. Musings on the Vesica Piscis

Didactics
David Reid. Teaching Mathematics through Brick Patterns

Book Reviews
James McQuillan. Architecture for the Shroud: Relic and Ritual in Turin by John Beldon Scott
Maria Teresa Bartoli. Ad Quadratum: The Practical Application of Geometry in Medieval Architecture by Nancy Y. Wu, ed.
Carol Hermann. Architecture in the Digital Age: Design and Manufacturing by Branko Kolarevic, ed.

Conference Reports
Sylvie Duvernoy. Nexus 2004: Relationships Between Architecture and Mathematics
Daniel F. Daniel. Bridges 2004: Mathematical Connections in Art, Music, and Science