Biomimetics and Dextrous Manipulation Lab


Prevent intonaco from cracking:

for 2017:

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  • (Cha 1-3) - Florence pop ~50k ~London. (bigger than Rome). Church foundation stone 1296. Plagues ~10yrs, Wool Merchant Guild => Opera del Duomo.
  • Original idea to make dome with rings to counteract hoop stress = Neri diFioravanti. Others at time... Giovanni di Lup Ghini (more conservative). in Pantheon (no).
  • Goldsmiths: Leonardo, B. Donatello, Luca della Robbia
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