Journal of Façade Design and Engineering – call for paper!

///Journal of Façade Design and Engineering – call for paper! The Journal of Facade Design and Engineering (JFDE) is currently accepting entries for a new issue: issue 7 no. 2 is on its way! Scope The Journal of Facade Design

Journal of Façade Design and Engineering – call for paper!

///Journal of Façade Design and Engineering – call for paper! The Journal of Facade Design and Engineering (JFDE) is currently accepting entries for a new issue: issue 7 no. 2 is on its way! Scope The Journal of Facade Design

NEXT Facade Session

/// NEXT Facade Session The facade manages the relationship between the interior and exterior space. This defines the requirements of the technical building infrastructure and at the same time the appearance of the building. The actual question is: what do

NEXT Facade Session

/// NEXT Facade Session The facade manages the relationship between the interior and exterior space. This defines the requirements of the technical building infrastructure and at the same time the appearance of the building. The actual question is: what do

Design: Robust and Human Centered @ buildings, an open access journal by MDPI

///Design: Robust and Human Centered @ buildings, an open access journal by MDPI Over the past few decades, building design has gone through significant changes in order to increase energy efficiency—architectural changes, as well as changes in building technology. Both

Design: Robust and Human Centered @ buildings, an open access journal by MDPI

///Design: Robust and Human Centered @ buildings, an open access journal by MDPI Over the past few decades, building design has gone through significant changes in order to increase energy efficiency—architectural changes, as well as changes in building technology. Both

JFDE featuring Applied Practice papers

///JFDE featuring Applied Practice papers The Journal of Façade Design and Engineering – JFDE is now featuring a new section called ‘Applied Practice’. In this section, we will publish high-quality contributions on façade projects – demonstrating novel building technologies, design

JFDE featuring Applied Practice papers

///JFDE featuring Applied Practice papers The Journal of Façade Design and Engineering – JFDE is now featuring a new section called ‘Applied Practice’. In this section, we will publish high-quality contributions on façade projects – demonstrating novel building technologies, design

What are your EXPERIENCES with your FACADE?

///What are your EXPERIENCES with your FACADE? Many of us spend most of our days sitting behind a computer and working. In our working environments, not only indoor conditions but also the daily interactions with building’s façade (i.e. opening a

What are your EXPERIENCES with your FACADE?

///What are your EXPERIENCES with your FACADE? Many of us spend most of our days sitting behind a computer and working. In our working environments, not only indoor conditions but also the daily interactions with building’s façade (i.e. opening a

BuildingAM

///BuildingAM Building Am supports the connection between the building industry and futuristic technologies, such as Additive manufacturing. The Network adopts the idea of finding individual solutions for highly complex architecture problems at any scale. the generated solutions have to fulfill

BuildingAM

///BuildingAM Building Am supports the connection between the building industry and futuristic technologies, such as Additive manufacturing. The Network adopts the idea of finding individual solutions for highly complex architecture problems at any scale. the generated solutions have to fulfill

Facade Forum 2019

/// Facade Forum 2019 At Jefferson University in Philadelphia the Façade Forum continues in 2019 with a special titled “the new age of glass is here” – Friday 12.april New ways of creating and using glass have opened possibilities to

Facade Forum 2019

/// Facade Forum 2019 At Jefferson University in Philadelphia the Façade Forum continues in 2019 with a special titled “the new age of glass is here” – Friday 12.april New ways of creating and using glass have opened possibilities to

PowerSkin 2019 summary

///PowerSkin 2019 summary Again a super interesting conference: 300 participants, 30 papers, 2 keynotes, 15 nations and a lot of commitment and content for science and development. Conferences were organized by TU München, TU Delft and TU Darmstadt – held

PowerSkin 2019 summary

///PowerSkin 2019 summary Again a super interesting conference: 300 participants, 30 papers, 2 keynotes, 15 nations and a lot of commitment and content for science and development. Conferences were organized by TU München, TU Delft and TU Darmstadt – held

JFDE Special Issue Powerskin 2019

///JFDE Special Issue Powerskin 2019  This issue of the Journal of Façade Design and Engineering is a result of the second façade conference, PowerSkin, held on January 17th, 2019, in the context of the building trade fair ‘BAU’ in  Munich.

JFDE Special Issue Powerskin 2019

///JFDE Special Issue Powerskin 2019  This issue of the Journal of Façade Design and Engineering is a result of the second façade conference, PowerSkin, held on January 17th, 2019, in the context of the building trade fair ‘BAU’ in  Munich.

Climate adaptive building shells

/// Climate adaptive building shells This blog about climate adaptive building shells is powered by Dr. Roel Loonen, research at TU Eindhoven in the filed Climate adaptive building envelopes. Nice pictures, good collection and a mix of contemporary architecture, façade technology

Climate adaptive building shells

/// Climate adaptive building shells This blog about climate adaptive building shells is powered by Dr. Roel Loonen, research at TU Eindhoven in the filed Climate adaptive building envelopes. Nice pictures, good collection and a mix of contemporary architecture, façade technology

ThinkingSkins

///ThinkingSkins RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Jens Böke Tutors: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Marco Hemmerling MA Start: 2014 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]

ThinkingSkins

///ThinkingSkins RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Jens Böke Tutors: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Marco Hemmerling MA Start: 2014 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]

FACADES-AS-A-SERVICE

///FACADES-AS-A-SERVICE RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Juan F. Azcarate-Aguerre Tutors: Prof.Dr.Ing. Tillmann Klein Prof.Dr.Ir. Alexandra den Heijer Prof.Dr.Ir. Marleen Hermans Start: 2018 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]

FACADES-AS-A-SERVICE

///FACADES-AS-A-SERVICE RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Juan F. Azcarate-Aguerre Tutors: Prof.Dr.Ing. Tillmann Klein Prof.Dr.Ir. Alexandra den Heijer Prof.Dr.Ir. Marleen Hermans Start: 2018 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]

PhD Defense Alejandro Prieto Hoces

/// Ph.D. Defense Alejandro Prieto Hoces Ph.D. Defense Alejandro Prieto Hoces at 21.11.2018 with the theme “COOLFACADE”. The committee of the TU Rector representative Ena Voûte and the peers Ulrich Knaack, Claudio Vasquez, Norbert Fisch, Andy van den Dobbelsteen, Anne Beim,

PhD Defense Alejandro Prieto Hoces

/// Ph.D. Defense Alejandro Prieto Hoces Ph.D. Defense Alejandro Prieto Hoces at 21.11.2018 with the theme “COOLFACADE”. The committee of the TU Rector representative Ena Voûte and the peers Ulrich Knaack, Claudio Vasquez, Norbert Fisch, Andy van den Dobbelsteen, Anne Beim,

Smart Textile Skins

///Smart Textile Skins RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Paul-Rouven Denz Tutors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Christiane Sauer Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tillmann Klein Start: 2017 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]

Smart Textile Skins

///Smart Textile Skins RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Paul-Rouven Denz Tutors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Christiane Sauer Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tillmann Klein Start: 2017 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]

COOLFACADE: Architectural Integration of Solar Cooling Technologies in the Building Envelope by Alejandro Prieto Hoces

///COOLFACADE: Architectural Integration of Solar Cooling Technologies in the Building Envelope by Alejandro Prieto Hoces The thesis ‘COOLFACADE – Architectural integration of solar cooling strategies in the building envelope’ aims to shed light on the possibilities and constraints for architectural

COOLFACADE: Architectural Integration of Solar Cooling Technologies in the Building Envelope by Alejandro Prieto Hoces

///COOLFACADE: Architectural Integration of Solar Cooling Technologies in the Building Envelope by Alejandro Prieto Hoces The thesis ‘COOLFACADE – Architectural integration of solar cooling strategies in the building envelope’ aims to shed light on the possibilities and constraints for architectural

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

Dissemination, Future Research and Education – Adaptive Façade Network

///Dissemination, Future Research and Education – Adaptive Façade Network COST Action TU 1403 final book is finished and prepared for download. The book is one of three final documentation of the results of the COST-Action TU 1403 ‘ADAPTIVE FACADE NETWORK’

Dissemination, Future Research and Education – Adaptive Façade Network

///Dissemination, Future Research and Education – Adaptive Façade Network COST Action TU 1403 final book is finished and prepared for download. The book is one of three final documentation of the results of the COST-Action TU 1403 ‘ADAPTIVE FACADE NETWORK’

EFN Agreement

/// EFN Agreement  After some years of informal cooperation, the partners in the European façade network agreed to formalize their cooperation in education and research. So – at our last meeting in Luzern we signed a cooperation agreement with the

EFN Agreement

/// EFN Agreement  After some years of informal cooperation, the partners in the European façade network agreed to formalize their cooperation in education and research. So – at our last meeting in Luzern we signed a cooperation agreement with the

Envelope integrated Strategies for Solar Management in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

///Envelope integrated Strategies for Solar Management in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Ahmed Felimban Tutors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tillmann Klein Start: 2018 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]

Envelope integrated Strategies for Solar Management in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

///Envelope integrated Strategies for Solar Management in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Ahmed Felimban Tutors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tillmann Klein Start: 2018 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]

PowerSkin Conference

/// PowerSkin Conference Date: 17.01.2019 @ Bau München PowerSkin aims to bridge between academic facade research and corporate R&D but also between research and practice. Latest facade research is presented with an international panel of speakers. PowerSkin 2019 is addressing environment,

PowerSkin Conference

/// PowerSkin Conference Date: 17.01.2019 @ Bau München PowerSkin aims to bridge between academic facade research and corporate R&D but also between research and practice. Latest facade research is presented with an international panel of speakers. PowerSkin 2019 is addressing environment,

Investigation of the potential of additively manufactured Functionally Graded Materials for façade design

/// Investigation of the potential of additively manufactured Functionally Graded Materials for façade design RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Adam Pajonk Tutors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Ulrich Blum M.Arch Start: 2018 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]    

Investigation of the potential of additively manufactured Functionally Graded Materials for façade design

/// Investigation of the potential of additively manufactured Functionally Graded Materials for façade design RESEARCH INFORMATION Researcher: Adam Pajonk Tutors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Ulrich Blum M.Arch Start: 2018 Chair: Architecture and The Built Environment, [A+BE]    

Glass-Paper Tree @ GtTL2018

///Glass-Paper Tree @ GtTL2018 BAMP! Building with paper! Paper is a mostly unexplored construction material that can be cleverly conjoined with thin glass to create very visually appealing structures. For architectural applications in exhibition stand construction, support structures made of

Glass-Paper Tree @ GtTL2018

///Glass-Paper Tree @ GtTL2018 BAMP! Building with paper! Paper is a mostly unexplored construction material that can be cleverly conjoined with thin glass to create very visually appealing structures. For architectural applications in exhibition stand construction, support structures made of

JFDE special Issue FAÇADE 2018 – Adaptive!

///JFDE special Issue FAÇADE 2018 – Adaptive! This is the special issue of our journal, linked to the conference FAÇADE 2018 – Adaptive!, the fifth conference that has been organized by Lucerne University of Applied Science and Arts within the

JFDE special Issue FAÇADE 2018 – Adaptive!

///JFDE special Issue FAÇADE 2018 – Adaptive! This is the special issue of our journal, linked to the conference FAÇADE 2018 – Adaptive!, the fifth conference that has been organized by Lucerne University of Applied Science and Arts within the

Visions – Glass technology Live – the Hub @ Glasstec 2018

///Visions – Glass technology Live – the Hub @ Glasstec 2018 All about the current status of glass engineering, design and construction: to document the innovations and designs of the Glass Technology Live exhibition of the Glasstec 2018, the book

Visions – Glass technology Live – the Hub @ Glasstec 2018

///Visions – Glass technology Live – the Hub @ Glasstec 2018 All about the current status of glass engineering, design and construction: to document the innovations and designs of the Glass Technology Live exhibition of the Glasstec 2018, the book