Sort Machines

  • Thomas Grasl
  • Athanassios Economou
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 242)


A graph grammar for the generation of topologies for the U.S. federal courthouse typology is introduced. Possible configurations are enumerated and a nomenclature is proposed.


Shape Grammars Graph Grammars Typology Courthouse design 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Grasl
    • 1
  • Athanassios Economou
    • 2
  1. 1.SWAPViennaAustria
  2. 2.College of ArchitectureGeorgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaUSA

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