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International Conference on Optimization Design (ICOD 2010)

Xingkuan Wu
Xingkuan Wu
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Li Yu
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Exemplified by optimally planning and designing new dwellings and old residential extensions in reconstruction of ancient dwelling house clusters, this essay has singled out some valuable creative ideas in helping create China's new countryside by pursuing its tradition and culture. It begins with background information on the ancient dwelling house clusters. Next, an original planning concept of broken-line design in accordance with the local geography is recommended instead of traditional axis-symmetric idea so as to better preserve local tradition and culture. Then, a new design method is suggested for the layout of landscape in a specific building lot according to...

I. Introduction
II. Planning Concept: Successful Pplication of Broken-Line Axis
III. Design Conception: Modern Design Combined with Traditional Landscape Design Method
IV. Creation of Unique Dwelling form with Modern Rural Lifestyle
V. Some Suggestions for Reconstruction of New Countryside
VI. Conclusion
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