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MIT OpenCourseWare http://ocw.mit.edu 4.510 Digital Design Fabrication Fall 2008 For information about citing these materials or our Terms of Use, visit: http://ocw.mit.edu/terms .
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4.510 Digital Design Fabrication Design, Computation and Computer Controlled Devices Prof. Larry Sass Department of Architecture and Planning
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Towards a Theory of Materializing Materializing is transformation of a shape (typically 3D) into an artifact composed of many interlocking geometries. Any size Any shape A repeatable process The initial shape is transformed using construction rules Shape Elements Shape/CAM Transformation rules i j o Figure by MIT OpenCourseWare.
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Theoretical Underpinnings Production Systems for Computers Chomsky Generative Grammar 1956 logical language used to produce text (letters and words) G i p s / S t i n
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course ARCH 4.500 taught by Professor Lawrencesass during the Fall '08 term at MIT.

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