Shearing Layers

Layers Shearing layers is a principle originally expressed for buildings: things that change at a different pace should be kept separate. Service like electrical wiring needs to be changed more often than the load-bearing structure, and load-bearing structure is expensive to change. If wiring is nested in the structure in such a way that changing […]

Finding Zen Solutions to Problems

Can we derive a systematic procedure for finding high quality solutions to design problems? I have so far given specific solutions to specific problems for illustration purposes but this website is not meant to be a recipe book; my goal is to give you the means of finding your own solutions to the problems you […]