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International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics, Volume 9

Issue 4 (31/12/2014)

Colours Of Noise Fractals And Applications

Author(s): G. ROSENHOUSE

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 255 - 265

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Photonic Architectures In Beetles: Twists And Iridescence

Author(s): L.T. MCDONALD, T.A. STARKEY & P. VUKUSIC

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 266 - 275

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Friction, Wear And Corrosion: Learning From Nature

Author(s): V. STOILOV & D. O. NORTHWOOD

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 276 - 284

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Sustainability Strategies In Nature

Author(s): Y. H. COHEN, Y. REICH & S. GREENBERG

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 285 - 295

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Integrated Approach In The Planning Stage For Landscape Conservation In The Coastal Italian Areas

Author(s): D. CIALDEA & L. MASTRONARDI

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 296 - 306

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Towards An Evolutionary Design In Lebanese Vernacular Dwellings

Author(s): T. HAIDAMOUS

Pages: 6 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 307 - 313

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The Local Ventilation System Coupled With The Indirect Green Façade: A Priliminary Study

Author(s): T. ŠUKLJE, C. ARKAR & S. MEDVED

Pages: 6 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 314 - 320

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Issue 3 (30/09/2014)

How To Use The Ovipositor Drilling Mechanism Of Hymenoptera For Developing A Surgical Instrument In Biomimetic Design

Author(s): K. NAKAJIMA & O. SCHWARZ

Pages: 12 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 177 - 189

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Comparative Structural Analysis Of Anterior And Posterior Wings Of The Dragonfly

Author(s): U.T. BEZERRA & N.P. BARBOSA

Pages: 6 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 190 - 196

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Biologically Informed Disciplines: A Comparative Analysis Of Bionics, Biomimetics, Biomimicry, And Bio-inspiration Among Others

Author(s): A. IOUGUINA, J.W. DAWSON, B. HALLGRIMSSON & G. SMART

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 197 - 205

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Laser-based Biomimetic Functionalization Of Surfaces: From Moisture Harvesting Lizards To Specific Fluid Transport Systems

Author(s): P. COMANNS, K. WINANDS, K. ARNTZ, F. KLOCKE & W. BAUMGARTNER

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 206 - 215

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Biologically-inspired Innovation In Large Companies: A Path For Corporate Participation In Biophysical Systems?

Author(s): T.L. MEAD

Pages: 13 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 216 - 229

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The Application Of Bio-inspiration To Human-centered Product Design

Author(s): B. KENNEDY

Pages: 6 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 230 - 236

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Product Development Using Vegetable Fibers

Author(s): C.R. DA COSTA, A. RATTI & B. DEL CURTO

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 237 - 244

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Issue 2 (30/06/2014)

Biomimetics: A Simple Foundation Will Lead To New Insight About Process

Author(s): S. JACOBS

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 83 - 94

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Video Images And Undulatory Movement Equation Of Pangasius Sanitwongsei’s Caudal Fin Of Steady Swimming Fish

Author(s): A. S. VAGHEFI & M. ABBASPOUR

Pages: 13 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 95 - 108

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The Environmental Impacts Of Land Transformation In The Coastal Perimeter Of The Mar Menor Lagoon (spain)

Author(s): S. GARCÍA-AYLLÓN & J. L. MIRALLES

Pages: 19 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 109 - 128

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Investigations On Management Solutions For Golesti Reservoir, Considering Th E Ecological Aspects

Author(s): G. E. DUMITRAN & L. I. VUTA

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 129 - 140

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Comparison Of Stand Spatial Structure In Different Plantations And Natural Forests In Rocky Mountain Area Of Northern China

Author(s): GUANG-LEI GAO, GUO-DONG DING, ANG ZHANG, MEI-NA CAO, YUAN-YUAN ZHAO, YAN-FENG BAO, YA-JUAN GUO, MING-HAN YU & XU LI

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 141 - 148

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Subcutaneous Glucose Biosensor Failure – A Fuzzy Fault Tree Analysis Approach

Author(s): C. G. SIONTOROU & F. A. BATZIAS

Pages: 15 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 149 - 164

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Issue 1 (31/03/2014)

Water Is The Means, Medium And Message Of Life

Author(s): MAE-WAN HO

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 1 - 12

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Design Concept Of A Kinetic Form-active Hybrid Envelope Structure

Author(s): M. C. PHOCAS, O. KONTOVOURKIS & N. NICOLAOU

Pages: 17 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 13 - 30

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Designing Green FaÇades And Living Wall Systems For Sustainable Constructions

Author(s): KATIA PERINI & MARC OTTELÉ

Pages: 15 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 31 - 46

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Seeking A New Architectural Paradigm

Author(s): ANA NIKEZIC´ & NATAŠA JANKOVIC

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 47 - 55

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Persian Wind Towers: Architecture, Cooling Performance And Seismic Behaviour

Author(s): B. HEJAZI & M. HEJAZI

Pages: 14 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 56 - 70

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International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics

A transdisciplinary journal relating nature, science and the humanities

The International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics opens new avenues for understanding the relationship between arts and sciences. The objective of the journal is to encourage and facilitate inter-disciplinary communication between scientists in different disciplines, as well as other professionals in academia, research institutions or industry, working on a variety of studies involving nature and its significance to modern scientific thought and design.