Posts Tagged: buildings

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

movies from the building site

///movies from the building site This is a nice education blog: movies from the building site – developed by Marcel Bilow at TU Delft, announcing the following: Every architecture student should have been on a building site, we know it’s

movies from the building site

///movies from the building site This is a nice education blog: movies from the building site – developed by Marcel Bilow at TU Delft, announcing the following: Every architecture student should have been on a building site, we know it’s

Load management potential of thermal storage and thermal regulation effects in building components

///Load management potential of thermal storage and thermal regulation effects in building components M.Sc. Carina da Silva Technische Universität Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design

Load management potential of thermal storage and thermal regulation effects in building components

///Load management potential of thermal storage and thermal regulation effects in building components M.Sc. Carina da Silva Technische Universität Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design

Imagine Books now open access available!

/// Imagine Books now open access available! The full Imagine series is now available as open access download from BK BOOKS. Imagine is a series of publications that investigates technology and material development to provide architects and designers with ideas for

Imagine Books now open access available!

/// Imagine Books now open access available! The full Imagine series is now available as open access download from BK BOOKS. Imagine is a series of publications that investigates technology and material development to provide architects and designers with ideas for

Geveltypologie

///Geveltypologie The first video of a series about façade types, this clip by Maarten Meijs is focusing on multi-layered facades.

Geveltypologie

///Geveltypologie The first video of a series about façade types, this clip by Maarten Meijs is focusing on multi-layered facades.

Facade Anchoring

/// Facade Anchoring  Clip about facade anchoring by Maarten Meijs, Technical University Delft

Facade Anchoring

/// Facade Anchoring  Clip about facade anchoring by Maarten Meijs, Technical University Delft

PHD – Days on Circularity in the Built Environment

///PHD – Days on Circularity in the Built Environment March 13 – 15, 2017 Circularity concerns different areas such as urban design, architecture, building technology and building management. The event will bring together key expertise across the BauHow5 universities, TU

PHD – Days on Circularity in the Built Environment

///PHD – Days on Circularity in the Built Environment March 13 – 15, 2017 Circularity concerns different areas such as urban design, architecture, building technology and building management. The event will bring together key expertise across the BauHow5 universities, TU

iD 05| Insulated plaster system

/// Imagine Detail 05 – Insulated plaster system. This time, this video is for explaining how insulated plaster got fixed.

iD 05| Insulated plaster system

/// Imagine Detail 05 – Insulated plaster system. This time, this video is for explaining how insulated plaster got fixed.

iD 04| Circular Guirder

/// Imagine Detail 04 – Circular Guirder. This time Professor Knaack explains a circular girder that stiffens the top of masonry walls.

iD 04| Circular Guirder

/// Imagine Detail 04 – Circular Guirder. This time Professor Knaack explains a circular girder that stiffens the top of masonry walls.

efnMOBILE @ Luzern

/// efnMOBILE | Luzern All about interaction of environment and user – this was the focus of the fall-workshop of the efnMOBILE, held at Hochschule Luzern. Again the students of the European façade network universities in Luzern, Delft, Detmold, San

efnMOBILE @ Luzern

/// efnMOBILE | Luzern All about interaction of environment and user – this was the focus of the fall-workshop of the efnMOBILE, held at Hochschule Luzern. Again the students of the European façade network universities in Luzern, Delft, Detmold, San

imagine 07. Reimagining HOUSING

Architects much prefer to design new buildings. It gives a clear style and language, defines a position and contributes to developments in architecture. But today’s reality is that most buildings we will use in the future have already been built. We are

imagine 07. Reimagining HOUSING

Architects much prefer to design new buildings. It gives a clear style and language, defines a position and contributes to developments in architecture. But today’s reality is that most buildings we will use in the future have already been built. We are

Prefabricated Systems

/// PREFABRICATED SYSTEMS Authors : Knaack, Chung-Klatte, Hasselbach Available in: English, German Publisher: Birkhaüser For a number of years, modular construction – the use of prefabricated elements in architecture – has once again become a subject of lively discussion and debate. Long written off as

Prefabricated Systems

/// PREFABRICATED SYSTEMS Authors : Knaack, Chung-Klatte, Hasselbach Available in: English, German Publisher: Birkhaüser For a number of years, modular construction – the use of prefabricated elements in architecture – has once again become a subject of lively discussion and debate. Long written off as

Roadmap

/// The world is getting small – it seems there are no unknown territories left, mountains or deserts to explore. Technology allows us to see the world from a different perspective. It can serve to interpret exciting matters in a new

Roadmap

/// The world is getting small – it seems there are no unknown territories left, mountains or deserts to explore. Technology allows us to see the world from a different perspective. It can serve to interpret exciting matters in a new

Green & Sexy

Check this: Transsolar´s blog green and sexy – nice and well-engineered projects, upcoming themes and events .

Green & Sexy

Check this: Transsolar´s blog green and sexy – nice and well-engineered projects, upcoming themes and events .

Anisotropic Skins

/// ‘Anisotropic Skins – Fibre reinforced composites (FRC) for building skins based on examples of natural solutions’ PhD Researcher: Goeran Pohl First mentor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack

Anisotropic Skins

/// ‘Anisotropic Skins – Fibre reinforced composites (FRC) for building skins based on examples of natural solutions’ PhD Researcher: Goeran Pohl First mentor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack

Facade integrated energy generation & long term energy storing

/// ‘Facade integrated energy generation and long term energy storing – Research on autarkic buildings’ PHD Researcher: Christian Wiegel Promoter: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Co-Promoter: Dipl.-Ing. Tillmann Klein Period:  Sept 2012 – Sept 2015

Facade integrated energy generation & long term energy storing

/// ‘Facade integrated energy generation and long term energy storing – Research on autarkic buildings’ PHD Researcher: Christian Wiegel Promoter: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Co-Promoter: Dipl.-Ing. Tillmann Klein Period:  Sept 2012 – Sept 2015

PhD Defence – Integral Facade Construction

“Integral Facade Construction – Towards a new product architecture for curtain walls“ Integral Facade Construction focuses on the future development of the curtain wall. While the requirements on facades have slowly increased over the last decades, the curtain wall has

PhD Defence – Integral Facade Construction

“Integral Facade Construction – Towards a new product architecture for curtain walls“ Integral Facade Construction focuses on the future development of the curtain wall. While the requirements on facades have slowly increased over the last decades, the curtain wall has

Photovoltaics in Buildings

/// ‘Photovoltaics in Buildings’ PHD Researcher: Christof Erban First Mentor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Period:  2011 – 2013 Technical University of Delft

Photovoltaics in Buildings

/// ‘Photovoltaics in Buildings’ PHD Researcher: Christof Erban First Mentor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Period:  2011 – 2013 Technical University of Delft