Engineering Architecture: The Vision Of Fazlur R. Khan
- Publish Date: 2004-07-17
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Yasmin Sabina Khan
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The structural engineer responsible for Chicago's John Hancock Center and Sears Tower, Fazlur R. Khan (1929-1982) pioneered structural systems for high-rise design that broadened the palette of building forms and expressions available to design professionals today.Through detailed examination of projects at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, this study of Khan's career provides insight into architectural and engineering practice. 200 illus.