Science & Lecture Hall Building, National Chiao Tung University
AIM – Towards a First-Rate University
National Chiao Tung University in its “Plan for the development of a first-rate University and first-rate Research Center” points out that, in addition to persevere in maintaining a solid academic foundation, it is necessary to strengthen the interchange and cooperation of scholars from different fields, so that their theoretical research may form a vigorous basis for the development of applied scientific projects.
Integration of scholastic disciplines
Providing meeting platforms for different groups while merging their activities with campus landscape design, using the university’s symbolic plant “bamboo” as a design image.
Linking the central green belt and plaza of the College of Natural Science with the athletic field, using architecture to form activity enclaves. The jumping colored box in the performance area suggests mutual reliance between teacher and student, the circular lobby symbolizes the center of the campus, while vertical greeneries relieves the impact of massive building forms.
Location : National Chiao Tung University
Structural system: RC
Site area: 6,190 ㎡
Building coverage : 4,310 ㎡
Total floor area: 21,730 ㎡
No. of stories : 1 below, 7above grade
Design period: 2008.01 ~ 2009.03
Const. period: 2009.03 ~ 2011.03