Learning from Nature: Biomimetic Design in Architectural Education

Yurtkuran S., KIRLI ÖZER G., Taneli Y.

2nd Cyprus International Conference on Educational Research (CY-ICER), CYPRUS, 14 - 16 February 2013, vol.89, pp.633-639 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 89
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.sbspro.2013.08.907
  • Country: CYPRUS
  • Page Numbers: pp.633-639
  • Keywords: Design education, basic design, biomimetic design, creative thinking
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


Biomimicry is the study of nature to emulate or be inspired by its designs or principles to solve human problems. A noteworthy example includes Velcro derived from bur hooks.