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  • Architecture for the Imagination A Study of an Elementary Educational Environment 

    Henderson, James M. (Virginia Tech, 1999-04-30)
    This thesis seeks to create an environment that encourages the learning process by addressing issues of emotional and physical well-being. The concept implies that success in learning can be linked to the environment ...
  • Felinus Domus: A Veterinary Hospital for Cats in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia 

    Butterworth, Mary Michele (Virginia Tech, 2004-09-10)
    Throughout time man has discovered that the human form, in all its harmonious proportion, can be used as a guide, gauge and tool to design and build structures. However, the human figure has not been the only organic form ...
  • Geometric Improvisations Leading to a Musical Instrument 

    Khoury, Sari Bassem (Virginia Tech, 2000-01-27)
    Thesis explores a theory of proportion, its application within a design-build experiment, while establishing essential elements of design language.
  • Geometric Improvisations Leading to a Musical Instrument 

    Khoury, Sari Bassem (Virginia Tech, 2004-04-30)
    Thesis explores a theory of proportion, its application within a design-build experiment, while establishing essential elements of design language.
  • Influences of land use on the structure and function of headwater streams: A multiple scale analysis 

    Sponseller, Ryan Allen (Virginia Tech, 2000-07-21)
    The structure and function of stream ecosystems may be strongly influenced by land-use practices within watersheds. The magnitude of land-use impacts may depend upon the spatial arrangement of development in watersheds. ...
  • Large-scale habitat relationships of neotropical migratory birds 

    Penhollow, Mark E (Virginia Tech, 1996)
  • A Measure of Time a Sense of Place 

    Chang, Yue-Feng (Virginia Tech, 2005-07-13)
    Sustainable design is often conceived of only in terms of applied technologies, without a concern for quality of life of residents. This thesis is an investigation of sustainable design that meets standards of quality of ...
  • Memory [Architecture] Film Four Cinematic Events in the City 

    Egues, Magdalena (Virginia Tech, 2007-11-30)
    Cities involve several systems that work together as a network of urban relationships. These systems are in balance, and they work as a whole that articulates urban life. <p> But what makes a city memorable and special are ...
  • O*NET or NOT? Adequacy of the O*NET system's rater and format choices 

    Hollander, Eran (Virginia Tech, 2001-10-11)
    The O*NET was built to replace the Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT) and form a highly accessible, on-line (through the World Wide Web), common language occupational information center (Dye & Silver, 1999). This study ...
  • Urban Debris and the architectural stage 

    Bolger, Cassidy John (Virginia Tech, 2000-05-10)
    The thesis is an investigation into the discipline of architecture. A building project serves as a tool in this investigation. The building project uses frame and skin elements to study the means of articulating a wall. ...
  • Urban Renewal 

    Johnson, Sarah Marie (Virginia Tech, 2009-05-06)
    This thesis is an exploration of how an existing parking lot in Washington, DC is transformed into a greenspace with ten public pavilions. This structured garden is designed to promote solitude and reflection and to develop ...