Category Archives: Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design

ISM+D is Hiring

///ISM+D is Hiring At ISM+D – Institute for Structural Mechanic + Design / TU Darmstadt we are hiring: New positions for PhDs in the field of glass, building with paper and additive manufacturing are getting available. And yes, tasks in

ISM+D is Hiring

///ISM+D is Hiring At ISM+D – Institute for Structural Mechanic + Design / TU Darmstadt we are hiring: New positions for PhDs in the field of glass, building with paper and additive manufacturing are getting available. And yes, tasks in

PhD Defense Evgenia Kanli

///PhD Defense Evgenia Kanli As part of the TU Darmstadt based research group “BAMP – Building with Paper”, Evgenia Kanli successfully defended her PhD “Experimental investigations on joining techniques for paper structures” at TU Darmstadt in 3/2021. The theses focuses

PhD Defense Evgenia Kanli

///PhD Defense Evgenia Kanli As part of the TU Darmstadt based research group “BAMP – Building with Paper”, Evgenia Kanli successfully defended her PhD “Experimental investigations on joining techniques for paper structures” at TU Darmstadt in 3/2021. The theses focuses

ISM+D/IMM PhD Seminar 03/2021

///ISM+D/IMM PhD Seminar 03/2021 Twice a year we meet with the two institutes IMM – Institut für Mechanik und Materialforschung at THM in Giessen and ISM+D – Institute for Structural Mechanic and Design at TU Darmstadt with all PhD students,

ISM+D/IMM PhD Seminar 03/2021

///ISM+D/IMM PhD Seminar 03/2021 Twice a year we meet with the two institutes IMM – Institut für Mechanik und Materialforschung at THM in Giessen and ISM+D – Institute for Structural Mechanic and Design at TU Darmstadt with all PhD students,

PhD Defense Rebecca Bach

///PhD Defense Rebecca Bach Rebecca Bach defended her PhD thesis “Paper Facades” at RWTH Aachen / Germany on November 19, 2020. The committee was represented by the chairman Martin Trautz, the promoters Linda Hildebrand and Ulrich Knaack and the peers

PhD Defense Rebecca Bach

///PhD Defense Rebecca Bach Rebecca Bach defended her PhD thesis “Paper Facades” at RWTH Aachen / Germany on November 19, 2020. The committee was represented by the chairman Martin Trautz, the promoters Linda Hildebrand and Ulrich Knaack and the peers

We are Hiring

///We are Hiring The Institute ISMD / TU Darmstadt is looking for a new PostDoc in the field of glass and polymers: We are looking for a scientist to head our Junior Research Group in glass and facade construction. The

We are Hiring

///We are Hiring The Institute ISMD / TU Darmstadt is looking for a new PostDoc in the field of glass and polymers: We are looking for a scientist to head our Junior Research Group in glass and facade construction. The

PhD Seminar 2020

///PhD Seminar 2020 The usual PhD seminar of the two institutes IMM – Institut für Mechanik und Materialforschung / Giessen and ISM+D – Institute for Structural Mechanics and Design / Darmstadt is an event, where we share content and discuss

PhD Seminar 2020

///PhD Seminar 2020 The usual PhD seminar of the two institutes IMM – Institut für Mechanik und Materialforschung / Giessen and ISM+D – Institute for Structural Mechanics and Design / Darmstadt is an event, where we share content and discuss

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

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.

Steel Bridge Printed!

/// Steel Bridge Printed! We have promised a steel bridge to be printed – crossing water. It is done! The team learned how to print steel horizontally, how to deal with deformation during the printing process and how to finalize

Steel Bridge Printed!

/// Steel Bridge Printed! We have promised a steel bridge to be printed – crossing water. It is done! The team learned how to print steel horizontally, how to deal with deformation during the printing process and how to finalize

Glass Research at ISMD / TU Darmstadt

/// Glass Research at ISMD / TU Darmstadt In 2019, the Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design at the TU Darmstadt founded a Glass Competence Center, which will be housed in a new building in 2021. But interest in our

Glass Research at ISMD / TU Darmstadt

/// Glass Research at ISMD / TU Darmstadt In 2019, the Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design at the TU Darmstadt founded a Glass Competence Center, which will be housed in a new building in 2021. But interest in our

PhD defense Michi Drass: “Constitutive modeling and failure prediction of silicon adhesives and facade design”

/// PhD defense Michi Drass: “Constitutive modeling and failure prediction of silicon adhesives and facade design” The objective of the dissertation by Dr. Michael Drass aims to improve the understanding of the elementary material behavior of flat-bonded structural silicone adhesives

PhD defense Michi Drass: “Constitutive modeling and failure prediction of silicon adhesives and facade design”

/// PhD defense Michi Drass: “Constitutive modeling and failure prediction of silicon adhesives and facade design” The objective of the dissertation by Dr. Michael Drass aims to improve the understanding of the elementary material behavior of flat-bonded structural silicone adhesives

Ph.D. Seminar ISM+D 2019

/// Ph.D. Seminar ISM+D 2019 The 2019 version of our Ph.D. Seminar took place at Burg Stauffenberg. As usual, we had intensive 4 days with presentations and discussions of the status of the Ph.D. projects, being active at the Institute of

Ph.D. Seminar ISM+D 2019

/// Ph.D. Seminar ISM+D 2019 The 2019 version of our Ph.D. Seminar took place at Burg Stauffenberg. As usual, we had intensive 4 days with presentations and discussions of the status of the Ph.D. projects, being active at the Institute of

Structural Monitoring and Load Identification by means of Vibration Measurements

  ///Structural Monitoring and Load Identification by means of Vibration Measurements Steven Lorenzen Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Structural Monitoring and Load Identification by means of Vibration Measurements

  ///Structural Monitoring and Load Identification by means of Vibration Measurements Steven Lorenzen Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Glass strength at high temperatures up to the transformation range

  ///Glass strength at high temperatures up to the transformation range Gregor Schwind Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Glass strength at high temperatures up to the transformation range

  ///Glass strength at high temperatures up to the transformation range Gregor Schwind Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Additive Manufacturing Technologies for the Build Environment

  ///Additive Manufacturing Technologies for the Build Environment Dunia Abdulla Agha Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Additive Manufacturing Technologies for the Build Environment

  ///Additive Manufacturing Technologies for the Build Environment Dunia Abdulla Agha Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Characterization Of Construction and Acting Load

  ///Characterization Of Construction and Acting Load Hagen Berthold, M.Sc. Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Characterization Of Construction and Acting Load

  ///Characterization Of Construction and Acting Load Hagen Berthold, M.Sc. Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Optical Anisotropy effects in thermally tempered glass

  ///Optical Anisotropy effects in thermally tempered glass Kerstin Thiele, M.Eng. Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Optical Anisotropy effects in thermally tempered glass

  ///Optical Anisotropy effects in thermally tempered glass Kerstin Thiele, M.Eng. Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Cold-bent thin glass for architectural applications

  ///Cold-bent thin glass for architectural applications Timon Peters M.Sc. Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Cold-bent thin glass for architectural applications

  ///Cold-bent thin glass for architectural applications Timon Peters M.Sc. Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Ph.D. Defense Mira Conci

/// Ph.D. Defense Mira Conci Mira Conci successfully discussed her dissertation with the title “E3 – A parametric model to evaluate trade-offs between the Energetic, Economic, and Environmental lifecycle performance of building projects”. Her work focuses on evaluating the decarbonization

Ph.D. Defense Mira Conci

/// Ph.D. Defense Mira Conci Mira Conci successfully discussed her dissertation with the title “E3 – A parametric model to evaluate trade-offs between the Energetic, Economic, and Environmental lifecycle performance of building projects”. Her work focuses on evaluating the decarbonization

Faculty education award for façadetechnolgy at TU Darmstadt

///Faculty education award for façadetechnolgy at TU Darmstadt The team of the chair facadetechnogy is proud to be awarded the educational price 2018 of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Sciences. Being chosen by the students for innovative and

Faculty education award for façadetechnolgy at TU Darmstadt

///Faculty education award for façadetechnolgy at TU Darmstadt The team of the chair facadetechnogy is proud to be awarded the educational price 2018 of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Sciences. Being chosen by the students for innovative and

Joining Techniques for paper structures

///Joining Techniques for paper structures RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Evgenia Kanli M.Sc. Tutors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack Chair: Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design

Joining Techniques for paper structures

///Joining Techniques for paper structures RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Evgenia Kanli M.Sc. Tutors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack Chair: Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design

ISM+D @ TU Delft

///ISM+D @ TU Delft The Institute for Structural Mechanics + design visited for the annual Ph.D. seminar this year the TU Delft / Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment. The teams form the 3 professors Jens Schneider, Stefan Kolling,

ISM+D @ TU Delft

///ISM+D @ TU Delft The Institute for Structural Mechanics + design visited for the annual Ph.D. seminar this year the TU Delft / Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment. The teams form the 3 professors Jens Schneider, Stefan Kolling,

New established subprogram “Structural Glass and Facade Constructions” at TU Darmstadt

///New established subprogram “Structural Glass and Facade Constructions” at TU Darmstadt As part of the civil engineering MSc program, the Institute for Structural Mechanics and Design (ISM+D) at TU Darmstadt launched a sub-track “Structural Glass and Facade Constructions”. Being linked

New established subprogram “Structural Glass and Facade Constructions” at TU Darmstadt

///New established subprogram “Structural Glass and Facade Constructions” at TU Darmstadt As part of the civil engineering MSc program, the Institute for Structural Mechanics and Design (ISM+D) at TU Darmstadt launched a sub-track “Structural Glass and Facade Constructions”. Being linked

Fabric Formwork – Textile wall formwork system

///Fabric Formwork – Textile wall formwork system Carina Kisker M.A. Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

Fabric Formwork – Textile wall formwork system

///Fabric Formwork – Textile wall formwork system Carina Kisker M.A. Technical University Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design