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The dept of establishing know-how on the school of structure at TU Delft is learning and constructing cardboard as a possible development fabric on a wide, systematic and the place attainable finished foundation. The guiding learn query is: 'How can cardboard be utilized in either architectural and structural phrases as a completely fledged construction fabric, applying the material-specific properties?' An exploratory section from 2003 to 2005 - together with an outside pilot constitution (multi-shed), a pilot pavilion accommodating, an exhibition, workshops on resistance to fireside and to damp, a primary patent (KCPK), the layout of an inside wall (Besin) and the booklet of this ebook - was once concluded through a world symposium attended by way of either the paper and the development undefined. This e-book includes the file on that symposium.IOS Press is a global technology, technical and scientific writer of high quality books for teachers, scientists, and pros in all fields. a few of the components we post in: -Biomedicine -Oncology -Artificial intelligence -Databases and data structures -Maritime engineering -Nanotechnology -Geoengineering -All features of physics -E-governance -E-commerce -The wisdom economic climate -Urban reports -Arms regulate -Understanding and responding to terrorism -Medical informatics -Computer Sciences

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This has to be as simple as possible using local materials. 2. Emergency housing Between 1970 and 1980, Paul Rohlfs8 designed emergency housing from cardboard during his graduation project for buldingproducttechnology and thereafter as researcher for the University of Technology in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. The structure has been built from load bearing wall panels with rubber strips for glazing. He developed a few prototypes. The wall panels in prototype 1 consist of a core of honeycell board ZLWKWZRRXWHUOD\HUVRI³7ULZDOO´DWULSOHOD\HUHGFRUUXJDWHG cardboard with an extra thick top layer (liner).

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A square made in the same way, on the other hand completely changes shape and, looking for the smallest and shortest way, the shrinking pulp turns it into something like a leaf fallen off a tree in the autumn. The evaporation of the water shrinks the leaf and also the sheet of paper. In the process of drying the cellulose molecules fall back on their internal form memory and that is the spiral. A leaf in autumn curls up just like a sheet of paper that is not been pressed after it is formed. This discovery became the most important reason for me to stay in papermaking To make a sheet of paper is like making a wild weaving with SDQW¿EHUV7KH¿EHUVDUHFOHDQHGEHDWHQLQD+ROODQGHUWRD pulp and than poured onto a screen where this wild weaving RI¿EHUVUHPDLQZKLOHWKHZDWHUGUDLQVRXW This is a rough sketch of papermaking.

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