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Mechanical behaviour of laminated glass under time-dependent and explosion loading

///Mechanical behaviour of laminated glass under time-dependent and explosion loading The mechanical behaviour of laminated glass depends, inter alia, on the time history of the applied load. As this relation has not been sufficiently investigated yet, the present work discusses different aspects of the

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Mechanical behaviour of laminated glass under time-dependent and explosion loading

///Mechanical behaviour of laminated glass under time-dependent and explosion loading The mechanical behaviour of laminated glass depends, inter alia, on the time history of the applied load. As this relation has not been sufficiently investigated yet, the present work discusses different aspects of the

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Integrating Building functions into Massive External Walls

///Integrating Building functions into Massive External Walls Nowadays massive materials with additional functions are becoming available. These technologies will change the external walls as we know them today. The main purpose of this research is to map the changes required

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Integrating Building functions into Massive External Walls

///Integrating Building functions into Massive External Walls Nowadays massive materials with additional functions are becoming available. These technologies will change the external walls as we know them today. The main purpose of this research is to map the changes required

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Hotel Bella Sky / Copenhagen

///Hotel Bella Sky / Copenhagen Bella Sky is a new hotel, close to the Copenhagen trade fair and the airport. It is design be 3XN architects as two towers for the rooms and a restaurant at the top floor. Special

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Hotel Bella Sky / Copenhagen

///Hotel Bella Sky / Copenhagen Bella Sky is a new hotel, close to the Copenhagen trade fair and the airport. It is design be 3XN architects as two towers for the rooms and a restaurant at the top floor. Special

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ETA Fabrik | TU Darmstadt

/// ETA Fabrik | TU Darmstadt Today, an increase of the energy efficiency in the manufacturing industry is typically achieved by separate, parallel measures, primarily on the level of the individual machines. Energy efficiency can be improved by a holistic, integrated

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ETA Fabrik | TU Darmstadt

/// ETA Fabrik | TU Darmstadt Today, an increase of the energy efficiency in the manufacturing industry is typically achieved by separate, parallel measures, primarily on the level of the individual machines. Energy efficiency can be improved by a holistic, integrated

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3F3D|Next generation printed steel knots

///3F3D|Next generation printed steel knots The recently at the TU Delft Architectural Engineering / Façade Program graduated MSc Bayu Prayudhi developed a fully forces optimized freeform knot. It is meant to be part of a free form grid shell structure

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3F3D|Next generation printed steel knots

///3F3D|Next generation printed steel knots The recently at the TU Delft Architectural Engineering / Façade Program graduated MSc Bayu Prayudhi developed a fully forces optimized freeform knot. It is meant to be part of a free form grid shell structure

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Journal of Facade Design and Engineering | Facade Design and Engineering – Vol 3, No 3-4 (2015)

/// Journal of Facade Design and Engineering | Facade Design and Engineering – Vol 3, No 3-4 (2015) With the volume 3 / 2015 we are proud to announce that we have officially completed the NWO funding period by successfully

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Journal of Facade Design and Engineering | Facade Design and Engineering – Vol 3, No 3-4 (2015)

/// Journal of Facade Design and Engineering | Facade Design and Engineering – Vol 3, No 3-4 (2015) With the volume 3 / 2015 we are proud to announce that we have officially completed the NWO funding period by successfully

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New journal of Glass Structures & Engineering

///New journal of Glass Structures & Engineering We proudly present the first issue of the new journal Glass Structures & Engineering, developed by a core group of leading scientists, to promote research and investigation in the structural use of glass.

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New journal of Glass Structures & Engineering

///New journal of Glass Structures & Engineering We proudly present the first issue of the new journal Glass Structures & Engineering, developed by a core group of leading scientists, to promote research and investigation in the structural use of glass.

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KLABS – Creating the Network of Knowledge Labs for Sustainable and Resilient Environments

///KLABS – Creating the Network of Knowledge Labs for Sustainable and Resilient Environments Meeting in Delft 09.-12.2016 TU Delft, Façade Research Group is member of the KLABS project consortium. KLABS aims at the development of innovative study programmes, educational material

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KLABS – Creating the Network of Knowledge Labs for Sustainable and Resilient Environments

///KLABS – Creating the Network of Knowledge Labs for Sustainable and Resilient Environments Meeting in Delft 09.-12.2016 TU Delft, Façade Research Group is member of the KLABS project consortium. KLABS aims at the development of innovative study programmes, educational material

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ECB, Frankfurt/Germany

/// ECB, Frankfurt/Germany The new headquarter of the European central bank (ECB) is an addition to Frankfurt skyline, which characterized with significant high-rise buildings. The chosen location for the ECB was the Grossmarkthalle, where it was built between 1926 and 1928

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ECB, Frankfurt/Germany

/// ECB, Frankfurt/Germany The new headquarter of the European central bank (ECB) is an addition to Frankfurt skyline, which characterized with significant high-rise buildings. The chosen location for the ECB was the Grossmarkthalle, where it was built between 1926 and 1928

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Research group for Resource-Centered Construction / RWTH Aachen

/// Research group for Resource-Centered Construction / RWTH Aachen Research needs interaction – so: Prof. Dr. Linda Hildebrand’s new developed Research group for resource-centered construction came to visit the ISM+D institute in TU-Darmstadt – to interact, discuss and develop. Nice meeting,

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Research group for Resource-Centered Construction / RWTH Aachen

/// Research group for Resource-Centered Construction / RWTH Aachen Research needs interaction – so: Prof. Dr. Linda Hildebrand’s new developed Research group for resource-centered construction came to visit the ISM+D institute in TU-Darmstadt – to interact, discuss and develop. Nice meeting,

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ADAC Headquarters, Munich/Germany

/// ADAC Headquarters, Munich/Germany A new addition had been added to the skyline of Munich with the new ADAC Headquarters designed by Sauerbruch Hutton, Berlin/Germany. Its special design – which a façade giving it an elegant external form, the designers had

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ADAC Headquarters, Munich/Germany

/// ADAC Headquarters, Munich/Germany A new addition had been added to the skyline of Munich with the new ADAC Headquarters designed by Sauerbruch Hutton, Berlin/Germany. Its special design – which a façade giving it an elegant external form, the designers had

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Chair of Digital Design | Prof. Dr.-Ing. Oliver Tessmann

/// Chair of Digital Design | Prof. Dr.-Ing. Oliver Tessmann Computational technologies and digital fabrication change the way we design and build today. In our research and education we develop computational design techniques and digital tools that improve communication and interdisciplinary

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Chair of Digital Design | Prof. Dr.-Ing. Oliver Tessmann

/// Chair of Digital Design | Prof. Dr.-Ing. Oliver Tessmann Computational technologies and digital fabrication change the way we design and build today. In our research and education we develop computational design techniques and digital tools that improve communication and interdisciplinary

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imagine 09. prototyping efnMOBILE

/// imagine 09. prototyping efnMOBILE From thinking skins to recyclable facades – the Prototyping efnMobile programme “emerging envelope” develops innovative facade constructions with international student teams of the European Facade Network (EFN). The inspiring energy of workshops and 1:1 mock-up buildings

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imagine 09. prototyping efnMOBILE

/// imagine 09. prototyping efnMOBILE From thinking skins to recyclable facades – the Prototyping efnMobile programme “emerging envelope” develops innovative facade constructions with international student teams of the European Facade Network (EFN). The inspiring energy of workshops and 1:1 mock-up buildings

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Smart Textile Skin | Integration of Smart Textiles into the building envelope to facilitate a multifunctional and decentralized-adaptive skin.

/// Smart Textile Skin | Integration of Smart Textiles into the building envelope to facilitate a multifunctional and decentralized-adaptive skin. PhD researcher: Dipl.-Ing. Paul-Rouven Denz Mentors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack, TU Delft/ TU Darmstadt Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Christiane Sauer, KH Berlin Prof.

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Smart Textile Skin | Integration of Smart Textiles into the building envelope to facilitate a multifunctional and decentralized-adaptive skin.

/// Smart Textile Skin | Integration of Smart Textiles into the building envelope to facilitate a multifunctional and decentralized-adaptive skin. PhD researcher: Dipl.-Ing. Paul-Rouven Denz Mentors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack, TU Delft/ TU Darmstadt Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Christiane Sauer, KH Berlin Prof.

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ThinkingSkins | Towards intelligent adaptive building envelopes

/// ThinkingSkins | Towards intelligent adaptive building envelopes RESEARCH INFORMATION PhD researcher: Jens Böke Promoter: Prof.Dr.Ing. Ulrich Knaack Co-promoter: Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Marco Hemmerling MA Period: Feb 2014 –Dez2018 Chair: Design of Construction

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ThinkingSkins | Towards intelligent adaptive building envelopes

/// ThinkingSkins | Towards intelligent adaptive building envelopes RESEARCH INFORMATION PhD researcher: Jens Böke Promoter: Prof.Dr.Ing. Ulrich Knaack Co-promoter: Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Marco Hemmerling MA Period: Feb 2014 –Dez2018 Chair: Design of Construction

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2ndSkin | Energy neutral apartments by renovation with an integrated façade approach

///2ndSkin | Energy neutral apartments by renovation with an integrated façade approach PROJECT INFORMATION Project leader TUDelft team: Sacha Silvester Façade Work Package: Tillmann Klein, Thaleia Konstantinou Period: 2014- 2016 Funded by: Topconsortia voor Kennis en Innovatie (TKI), Climate KIC-EIT

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2ndSkin | Energy neutral apartments by renovation with an integrated façade approach

///2ndSkin | Energy neutral apartments by renovation with an integrated façade approach PROJECT INFORMATION Project leader TUDelft team: Sacha Silvester Façade Work Package: Tillmann Klein, Thaleia Konstantinou Period: 2014- 2016 Funded by: Topconsortia voor Kennis en Innovatie (TKI), Climate KIC-EIT

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Fututre Envelope 10: To BIM or not to BIM

/// Fututre Envelope 10: To BIM or not to BIM “What are the real cost benefits of BIM as it often depends on the value of the façade package, the complexity of the façade and how far along the design process

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Fututre Envelope 10: To BIM or not to BIM

/// Fututre Envelope 10: To BIM or not to BIM “What are the real cost benefits of BIM as it often depends on the value of the façade package, the complexity of the façade and how far along the design process

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FRG Meeting Copenhagen

///FRG Meeting Copenhagen Each time we meet, is unique! And each time we meet it feels, this cannot become more dens and crisp – but it can…. The spring session of the façade research group was held in Copenhagen at

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FRG Meeting Copenhagen

///FRG Meeting Copenhagen Each time we meet, is unique! And each time we meet it feels, this cannot become more dens and crisp – but it can…. The spring session of the façade research group was held in Copenhagen at

PowerSkin

PowerSkin Conference

///PowerSkin Conference The Building Skin has evolved enormously over the past decades. Energy performance and environmental quality of buildings are significantly determined by the building envelope. The façade has experienced a change in its role as an adaptive climate control

PowerSkin

PowerSkin Conference

///PowerSkin Conference The Building Skin has evolved enormously over the past decades. Energy performance and environmental quality of buildings are significantly determined by the building envelope. The façade has experienced a change in its role as an adaptive climate control

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FRG Guest @ TU Delft

///FRG Guest @ TU Delft This summer three guests are active in the Façade Research Group / Delft, developing there research themes in collaboration with the ongoing projects. Francesco Prosperiniis graduated in architecture now is a PhD candidate at the

FRG-Guest

FRG Guest @ TU Delft

///FRG Guest @ TU Delft This summer three guests are active in the Façade Research Group / Delft, developing there research themes in collaboration with the ongoing projects. Francesco Prosperiniis graduated in architecture now is a PhD candidate at the

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Sun spaces – High potentials whilst climate change | Energy autarkic sun spaces Transitional space for energy transition

///Sun spaces – High potentials whilst climate change | Energy autarkic sun spaces Transitional space for energy transition RESEARCH INFORMATION PhD researcher: Christian Wiegel Promoter: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack, Dr.-Ing. Tillmann Klein Co-Promoter: Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Auer Period: July 2012

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Sun spaces – High potentials whilst climate change | Energy autarkic sun spaces Transitional space for energy transition

///Sun spaces – High potentials whilst climate change | Energy autarkic sun spaces Transitional space for energy transition RESEARCH INFORMATION PhD researcher: Christian Wiegel Promoter: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack, Dr.-Ing. Tillmann Klein Co-Promoter: Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Auer Period: July 2012

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Symposium ‘Adaptive Gebäudehüllen’

///Symposium ‘Adaptive Gebäudehüllen’  We would like to invite you to the Symposium ‘Adaptive Gebäudehüllen’ on 25. February at the Faculty of Architecture in Munich. We are happy to present a number of excellent speakers followed by a discussion about the

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Symposium ‘Adaptive Gebäudehüllen’

///Symposium ‘Adaptive Gebäudehüllen’  We would like to invite you to the Symposium ‘Adaptive Gebäudehüllen’ on 25. February at the Faculty of Architecture in Munich. We are happy to present a number of excellent speakers followed by a discussion about the

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Algae-Powered Building | Hamburg

/// Algae-Powered Building | Hamburg Sustainable architecture main goal is to achieve zero or even surplus energy buildings. One of the best examples is a residential building in Hamburg, Germany that has been built in 2013 and had been developed by

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Algae-Powered Building | Hamburg

/// Algae-Powered Building | Hamburg Sustainable architecture main goal is to achieve zero or even surplus energy buildings. One of the best examples is a residential building in Hamburg, Germany that has been built in 2013 and had been developed by

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Characterization of the scratch sensitivity of glasses in civil engineering

/// Characterization of the scratch sensitivity of glasses in civil engineering  Glass is a brittle material, which is more and more used for structural components in civil engineering. According to the current building regulations, today glass is treated as a conventional

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Characterization of the scratch sensitivity of glasses in civil engineering

/// Characterization of the scratch sensitivity of glasses in civil engineering  Glass is a brittle material, which is more and more used for structural components in civil engineering. According to the current building regulations, today glass is treated as a conventional

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Studying and Living in Darmstadt

/// Studying and Living in Darmstadt Technical university Darmstadt had published a video to give the students who are interested in studying there an overview about the university campus, what it could offer and a quick overview regarding the city.

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Studying and Living in Darmstadt

/// Studying and Living in Darmstadt Technical university Darmstadt had published a video to give the students who are interested in studying there an overview about the university campus, what it could offer and a quick overview regarding the city.