BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: WAAM Lab

///BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: WAAM Lab Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing Lab, a shared activity of the intuits IFSW and ISM+D at TU Darmstadt, is focusing the field of wire arc welding to create free form components for construction. Interest

BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: WAAM Lab

///BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: WAAM Lab Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing Lab, a shared activity of the intuits IFSW and ISM+D at TU Darmstadt, is focusing the field of wire arc welding to create free form components for construction. Interest

BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: ISMD Brick Lab

///BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: ISMD Brick Lab The ISMD Brick Lab is realizing research projects in the 3d-clay printing of real scale free-form bricks for the use in building environments. Focus is currently the printing technology, the extrusion process

BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: ISMD Brick Lab

///BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: ISMD Brick Lab The ISMD Brick Lab is realizing research projects in the 3d-clay printing of real scale free-form bricks for the use in building environments. Focus is currently the printing technology, the extrusion process

BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: DDU

///BE-AM Lab@ TU Darmstadt: DDU The Digital Design Unite Lab: COLLABORATIVE DESIGN: DDU researches forms of collaboration between architects and robots both in the design studio and on the construction site. COMBINATORIAL DESIGN: Using computational design tools and digital fabrication DDU revisits modular design in architecture with the promise of reusable and affordable buildings.

BE-AM Labs @ TU Darmstadt: DDU

///BE-AM Lab@ TU Darmstadt: DDU The Digital Design Unite Lab: COLLABORATIVE DESIGN: DDU researches forms of collaboration between architects and robots both in the design studio and on the construction site. COMBINATORIAL DESIGN: Using computational design tools and digital fabrication DDU revisits modular design in architecture with the promise of reusable and affordable buildings.

Next Journal Glass Structures & Engineering

///Next Journal Glass Structures & Engineering The journal Glass Structures & Engineering has been active since 2016 and has reached a level of awareness, which is impressive. This is related to the  breadth and depth of the papers handled by

Next Journal Glass Structures & Engineering

///Next Journal Glass Structures & Engineering The journal Glass Structures & Engineering has been active since 2016 and has reached a level of awareness, which is impressive. This is related to the  breadth and depth of the papers handled by

NEXT Session September 2020

///NEXT Session September 2020 Adaptable building envelopes can adapt flexibly and fluently to climatic conditions and external influences. They change according to the situation and thus ensure maximum user comfort, sustainability and energy efficiency. Thereby the concepts range from dynamic

NEXT Session September 2020

///NEXT Session September 2020 Adaptable building envelopes can adapt flexibly and fluently to climatic conditions and external influences. They change according to the situation and thus ensure maximum user comfort, sustainability and energy efficiency. Thereby the concepts range from dynamic

PowerSKIN Conference – New Date, New Location

///PowerSKIN Conference – New Date, New Location Due to the given situation we need to consider some changes regarding the general conditions of the PowerSKIN Conference. As we do our best to offer you a face-to-face event, we decided to

PowerSKIN Conference – New Date, New Location

///PowerSKIN Conference – New Date, New Location Due to the given situation we need to consider some changes regarding the general conditions of the PowerSKIN Conference. As we do our best to offer you a face-to-face event, we decided to

BE-AM Blog

///BE-AM Blog As a follow-up to our former blog AM4AE, the blog’s content is now collected, including world mapping of additive manufacturing activities in the built environment as well as links to all BE-AM conferences on additive manufacturing for the

BE-AM Blog

///BE-AM Blog As a follow-up to our former blog AM4AE, the blog’s content is now collected, including world mapping of additive manufacturing activities in the built environment as well as links to all BE-AM conferences on additive manufacturing for the

Workshop: Imagining Future – Innovative Facades

///Workshop: Imagining Future – Innovative Facades Featured by Ajla Aksamija / USA, Bill Marshall / Argentina and Ulrich Knaack / Germany, this workshop will focus on innovation in façade systems, addressing the themes materials, technology and innovation design methods. The

Workshop: Imagining Future – Innovative Facades

///Workshop: Imagining Future – Innovative Facades Featured by Ajla Aksamija / USA, Bill Marshall / Argentina and Ulrich Knaack / Germany, this workshop will focus on innovation in façade systems, addressing the themes materials, technology and innovation design methods. The

WAAM for the Built Environment

///WAAM for the Built Environment Especially complex structures do require complex knots to be build – this has always been the problem, when you wanted to get a free form structure being build or connected to an existing building. With

WAAM for the Built Environment

///WAAM for the Built Environment Especially complex structures do require complex knots to be build – this has always been the problem, when you wanted to get a free form structure being build or connected to an existing building. With

PhD Defense Jens Böke

///PhD Defense Jens Böke Jens Böke successfully defended his PhD ThinkingSkins on 22.06.2020 in Delft. In a corona situation, most peers were only present digitally….but at least a small committee with the rector was present on the campus to celebrate

PhD Defense Jens Böke

///PhD Defense Jens Böke Jens Böke successfully defended his PhD ThinkingSkins on 22.06.2020 in Delft. In a corona situation, most peers were only present digitally….but at least a small committee with the rector was present on the campus to celebrate

BE-AM Exhibition: Call for Objects!

///BE-AM Exhibition: Call for Objects! Open call for participation at the BE-AM 2020 EXHIBITION, which will take place between Tuesday 10.11.2020 and Friday 13.11.2020 at Formnext in Frankfurt, Germany. All exhibition entries are automatically entered to the BE-AM AWARDS. 31.07.2020

BE-AM Exhibition: Call for Objects!

///BE-AM Exhibition: Call for Objects! Open call for participation at the BE-AM 2020 EXHIBITION, which will take place between Tuesday 10.11.2020 and Friday 13.11.2020 at Formnext in Frankfurt, Germany. All exhibition entries are automatically entered to the BE-AM AWARDS. 31.07.2020

ThinkingSkins: Cyber-Physical Systems as Foundation for Intelligent Adaptive Façades

///ThinkingSkins: Cyber-Physical Systems as Foundation for Intelligent Adaptive Façades PhD by Jens Böke: New technologies and automation concepts emerge in the digitalization of our environment. This is, for example, reflected by intelligent production systems in Industry 4.0. A core aspect

ThinkingSkins: Cyber-Physical Systems as Foundation for Intelligent Adaptive Façades

///ThinkingSkins: Cyber-Physical Systems as Foundation for Intelligent Adaptive Façades PhD by Jens Böke: New technologies and automation concepts emerge in the digitalization of our environment. This is, for example, reflected by intelligent production systems in Industry 4.0. A core aspect

Free Form Facade Knot

///Free Form Facade Knot As a cooperation project of ISM+D with industrial partners, funded by a German grand,  this project was investigating the difficulties of free-form stick-system facades, using additive manufacturing to create a knot to solve the geometrical complexity.

Free Form Facade Knot

///Free Form Facade Knot As a cooperation project of ISM+D with industrial partners, funded by a German grand,  this project was investigating the difficulties of free-form stick-system facades, using additive manufacturing to create a knot to solve the geometrical complexity.

BE-AM 2020

///BE-AM 2020 Next session of our annual event BE-AM – additive manufacturing for the build environment, a conference and exhibition at formnext Frankfurt. Safe the date, conference program will be announced in August!

BE-AM 2020

///BE-AM 2020 Next session of our annual event BE-AM – additive manufacturing for the build environment, a conference and exhibition at formnext Frankfurt. Safe the date, conference program will be announced in August!

No-Tolerance Facade by WAAM

///No-Tolerance Facade by WAAM Dealing with tolerances at facade construction is a complex one and does determine a lot details. This research project at ISM+D in collaboration with research and industry partners investigated the potentials of a no-tolerance façade conation

No-Tolerance Facade by WAAM

///No-Tolerance Facade by WAAM Dealing with tolerances at facade construction is a complex one and does determine a lot details. This research project at ISM+D in collaboration with research and industry partners investigated the potentials of a no-tolerance façade conation

Journal Facade Design and Engineering – Vol 7 No 2 (2019)

///Journal Facade Design and Engineering – Vol 7 No 2 (2019) The next volume of the Journal Facade Design and Engineering is issued – open access as usual, see here!

Journal Facade Design and Engineering – Vol 7 No 2 (2019)

///Journal Facade Design and Engineering – Vol 7 No 2 (2019) The next volume of the Journal Facade Design and Engineering is issued – open access as usual, see here!

PhD Defense Minyoung Kwon

///PhD Defense Minyoung Kwon Minyoung Kwon’s PhD thesis, successfully defended in Delft on 20 01.2020, suggests user-focused design principles for energy-efficient office renovations. The goal of this is to improve the quality and comfort of workspaces without compromising energy-saving goals.

PhD Defense Minyoung Kwon

///PhD Defense Minyoung Kwon Minyoung Kwon’s PhD thesis, successfully defended in Delft on 20 01.2020, suggests user-focused design principles for energy-efficient office renovations. The goal of this is to improve the quality and comfort of workspaces without compromising energy-saving goals.

3D Printing with Water: Nature Did it First!

///3D Printing with Water: Nature Did it First! Low temperature, high moisture and some wind turned this 2D spider web into 3D. Inspiring image. Let’s imagine we could 3D print with water, probably a quick process, simple deconstructable, no waste

3D Printing with Water: Nature Did it First!

///3D Printing with Water: Nature Did it First! Low temperature, high moisture and some wind turned this 2D spider web into 3D. Inspiring image. Let’s imagine we could 3D print with water, probably a quick process, simple deconstructable, no waste

PowerSKIN Conference – Call for Abstracts

///PowerSKIN Conference – Call for Abstracts Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we have decided to postpone the deadline for the call for abstracts for the 3rd PowerSKIN Conference in January 2021: The abstract submission phase is extended!! Your abstract proposal should

PowerSKIN Conference – Call for Abstracts

///PowerSKIN Conference – Call for Abstracts Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we have decided to postpone the deadline for the call for abstracts for the 3rd PowerSKIN Conference in January 2021: The abstract submission phase is extended!! Your abstract proposal should

Glass Competence Center (GCC) @ TU Darmstadt

///Glass Competence Center (GCC) @ TU Darmstadt The Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design (ISM+D) and the Materials Testing Institute (MPA) of the TU Darmstadt both have strong competencies in the field of glass construction. A team of 15 researchers

Glass Competence Center (GCC) @ TU Darmstadt

///Glass Competence Center (GCC) @ TU Darmstadt The Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design (ISM+D) and the Materials Testing Institute (MPA) of the TU Darmstadt both have strong competencies in the field of glass construction. A team of 15 researchers

REAL 1 – The Story of the Bucky Lab

///REAL 1 – The Story of the Bucky Lab The Bucky Lab, an MSC program at the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment/ TU Delft, is a workshop where architecture students develop and build prototypes of their projects. In

REAL 1 – The Story of the Bucky Lab

///REAL 1 – The Story of the Bucky Lab The Bucky Lab, an MSC program at the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment/ TU Delft, is a workshop where architecture students develop and build prototypes of their projects. In

Future Envelope Conference Delft Postponed to April 2021

///Future Envelope Conference Delft Postponed to April 2021 Due to the given situation we had to move the 13th conference of our Future Envelope series in Delft to April 2021. Program, theme and speakers remain the same – the exact

Future Envelope Conference Delft Postponed to April 2021

///Future Envelope Conference Delft Postponed to April 2021 Due to the given situation we had to move the 13th conference of our Future Envelope series in Delft to April 2021. Program, theme and speakers remain the same – the exact

PhD Defence Alamir Mohsen „N-AM Design to Manufacture of Complex Building Envelopes Single Layer Envelopes: Mullion-Transom Systems + 3D printed Metal Nodes“

///PhD Defence Alamir Mohsen „N-AM Design to Manufacture of Complex Building Envelopes Single Layer Envelopes: Mullion-Transom Systems + 3D printed Metal Nodes“ Second PhD defence on 19.12.2019 at ISMD TU Darmstadt: Alamir Mohsen successfully defended his PhD thesis on additive

PhD Defence Alamir Mohsen „N-AM Design to Manufacture of Complex Building Envelopes Single Layer Envelopes: Mullion-Transom Systems + 3D printed Metal Nodes“

///PhD Defence Alamir Mohsen „N-AM Design to Manufacture of Complex Building Envelopes Single Layer Envelopes: Mullion-Transom Systems + 3D printed Metal Nodes“ Second PhD defence on 19.12.2019 at ISMD TU Darmstadt: Alamir Mohsen successfully defended his PhD thesis on additive

PhD Defence Sascha Hickert „Fabric Formwork – Development and Evaluation of a Textile Concrete Moulding System“

///PhD Defence Sascha Hickert „Fabric Formwork – Development and Evaluation of a Textile Concrete Moulding System“ ISMD TU Darmstadt: Sascha Hickert sucessfully defended his PhD thesis about a free form moulding system for concrete – just before Christmas on 19.12.19.

PhD Defence Sascha Hickert „Fabric Formwork – Development and Evaluation of a Textile Concrete Moulding System“

///PhD Defence Sascha Hickert „Fabric Formwork – Development and Evaluation of a Textile Concrete Moulding System“ ISMD TU Darmstadt: Sascha Hickert sucessfully defended his PhD thesis about a free form moulding system for concrete – just before Christmas on 19.12.19.

PowerSKIN Conference – Call for Abstracts

///PowerSKIN Conference – Call for Abstracts Dear Sir or Madam, on behalf of the scientific committee we are pleased to invite you to the biennial PowerSKIN Conference, which is going to be held at the trade fair BAU in Munich

PowerSKIN Conference – Call for Abstracts

///PowerSKIN Conference – Call for Abstracts Dear Sir or Madam, on behalf of the scientific committee we are pleased to invite you to the biennial PowerSKIN Conference, which is going to be held at the trade fair BAU in Munich