RAM 2016 | TU Delft

///RAM 2016 | TU Delft  On Friday 21st. October ‚ RAM 2016| Real Additive Manufacturing will take place in the presence of remarkable group of speakers with academic and practical background to exemplify Additive manufacturing in different areas, RAM 2016 is hosted

RAM 2016 | TU Delft

///RAM 2016 | TU Delft  On Friday 21st. October ‚ RAM 2016| Real Additive Manufacturing will take place in the presence of remarkable group of speakers with academic and practical background to exemplify Additive manufacturing in different areas, RAM 2016 is hosted

Engineered Transparency at GlassTec 2016

///Engineered Transparency at GlassTec 2016 The international conference engineered Transparency is held parallel to the GlassTec in Düsseldorf. About 200 international researcher and engineers are sharing interest and knowledge in the field of Glass. Hosted by Prof Jens Schneider /

Engineered Transparency at GlassTec 2016

///Engineered Transparency at GlassTec 2016 The international conference engineered Transparency is held parallel to the GlassTec in Düsseldorf. About 200 international researcher and engineers are sharing interest and knowledge in the field of Glass. Hosted by Prof Jens Schneider /

efnMOBIL at GlassTec 2016

///efnMOBIL at GlassTec 2016 GlassTec ist the central place for designers and engineers to get informed about new development in the filed of glass construction. efnMOBIL was present with prominent placed stand and parallel workshops about building envelopes and computation

efnMOBIL at GlassTec 2016

///efnMOBIL at GlassTec 2016 GlassTec ist the central place for designers and engineers to get informed about new development in the filed of glass construction. efnMOBIL was present with prominent placed stand and parallel workshops about building envelopes and computation

ISMD @ Timisoara

///ISMD @ Timisoara With the annual PhD seminar of our institute we visited this year the Romanian city Timisoara. Linked via one of our colleges we were hosted by the University of Timisoara and spend 3 intensive and interesting days,

ISMD @ Timisoara

///ISMD @ Timisoara With the annual PhD seminar of our institute we visited this year the Romanian city Timisoara. Linked via one of our colleges we were hosted by the University of Timisoara and spend 3 intensive and interesting days,

PC Hooftstraat / Amsterdam

/// PC Hooftstraat / Amsterdam This is really a massive glass structure! Developed by the architect Winy Maas / MVRDV and the structural designer Rob Nijsse /ABT the Shop-Facade at Hooftstraat was built as a glass brick facade. Using the structural

PC Hooftstraat / Amsterdam

/// PC Hooftstraat / Amsterdam This is really a massive glass structure! Developed by the architect Winy Maas / MVRDV and the structural designer Rob Nijsse /ABT the Shop-Facade at Hooftstraat was built as a glass brick facade. Using the structural

Adaptive facade network training school 2016 / Hamburg

/// Adaptive facade network training school 2016 / Hamburg As part of the COST Action adaptive facade network (action 1403) the COST Training School 2016 is active at HafenCity University during 12-17. September 2016. Lectures about the building envelop technology and

Adaptive facade network training school 2016 / Hamburg

/// Adaptive facade network training school 2016 / Hamburg As part of the COST Action adaptive facade network (action 1403) the COST Training School 2016 is active at HafenCity University during 12-17. September 2016. Lectures about the building envelop technology and

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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,

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,

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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