Posts Tagged: facades

Glass Webinar

///Glass Webinar 19.05.2021 – Glassinar No1 by the Journal Glass Structures and Engineering. Speakers Steffen Dix and Steffen Feirabend will talk about recent research and engineering themes in the field of structural glass. For more information and registration please see

Glass Webinar

///Glass Webinar 19.05.2021 – Glassinar No1 by the Journal Glass Structures and Engineering. Speakers Steffen Dix and Steffen Feirabend will talk about recent research and engineering themes in the field of structural glass. For more information and registration please see

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

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,

Journal of Facade Design & Engineering Vol 8, No 2 (2020)

///Journal of Facade Design & Engineering Vol 8, No 2 (2020) Welcome to our final JFDE issue of 2020, a year defined by the global covid-19 outbreak, which has had a drastic impact on all our lives, ranging from global

Journal of Facade Design & Engineering Vol 8, No 2 (2020)

///Journal of Facade Design & Engineering Vol 8, No 2 (2020) Welcome to our final JFDE issue of 2020, a year defined by the global covid-19 outbreak, which has had a drastic impact on all our lives, ranging from global

Journal of Facade Design & Engineering Vol 8, No 1 (2020)

///Journal of Facade Design & Engineering Vol 8, No 1 (2020) Welcome to this new issue of our Journal of Façade Design and Engineering. We are very pleased to be able to release a new issue under the current global

Journal of Facade Design & Engineering Vol 8, No 1 (2020)

///Journal of Facade Design & Engineering Vol 8, No 1 (2020) Welcome to this new issue of our Journal of Façade Design and Engineering. We are very pleased to be able to release a new issue under the current global

Journal Glass Structures & Engineering Volume 5, Issue 3, November 2020

///Journal Glass Structures & Engineering  Volume 5, Issue 3, November 2020 Hardly any event in recent history has put such a tremendous pressure on society worldwide as COVID-19. As also today the way we live and work is still highly

Journal Glass Structures & Engineering Volume 5, Issue 3, November 2020

///Journal Glass Structures & Engineering  Volume 5, Issue 3, November 2020 Hardly any event in recent history has put such a tremendous pressure on society worldwide as COVID-19. As also today the way we live and work is still highly

We Are Hiring: Post-Doc Position @ TU Delft

///We Are Hiring: Post-Doc Position @ TU Delft Interested in becoming part of the  Architectural Facades & Products research group (AF&P) at BK / TU Delft?  The Post-Doc researcher position will mostly consider research and coordination roles as part of

We Are Hiring: Post-Doc Position @ TU Delft

///We Are Hiring: Post-Doc Position @ TU Delft Interested in becoming part of the  Architectural Facades & Products research group (AF&P) at BK / TU Delft?  The Post-Doc researcher position will mostly consider research and coordination roles as part of

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

Countercurrent Heat Exchange Building Envelope Using Ceramic Components

///Countercurrent Heat Exchange Building Envelope Using Ceramic Components Research and development in building envelope design have promoted the convergence of two system types, Thermo-Active Building Systems and Adaptive Building Envelopes, that re- conceptualize the envelope as a distributed energy transfer

Countercurrent Heat Exchange Building Envelope Using Ceramic Components

///Countercurrent Heat Exchange Building Envelope Using Ceramic Components Research and development in building envelope design have promoted the convergence of two system types, Thermo-Active Building Systems and Adaptive Building Envelopes, that re- conceptualize the envelope as a distributed energy transfer

PhD Defence Jason Vollen

///PhD Defence Jason Vollen Jason Vollen successfully defended his PhD, titled “Countercurrent Heat Exchange Building Envelope Using Ceramic Components” at TU Delft on September 15th. As we are still in the corona mode, this theses was defended via an hybrid

PhD Defence Jason Vollen

///PhD Defence Jason Vollen Jason Vollen successfully defended his PhD, titled “Countercurrent Heat Exchange Building Envelope Using Ceramic Components” at TU Delft on September 15th. As we are still in the corona mode, this theses was defended via an hybrid

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

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

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.

NEXT Studio – Session January 2020

/// NEXT Studio – Session January 2020 As a follow up of the last session with the NEXT Studio in Frankfurt we invited now a group of young talents – to express their vision for future facades: • Melissa Tanuharja,

NEXT Studio – Session January 2020

/// NEXT Studio – Session January 2020 As a follow up of the last session with the NEXT Studio in Frankfurt we invited now a group of young talents – to express their vision for future facades: • Melissa Tanuharja,

GW-News

/// GW-News GW-News is a new international information platform for facades, windows, glass and sun protection. The platform presents in detail innovations as well as new applications and products relating to the development, production and assembly of facades, construction elements,

GW-News

/// GW-News GW-News is a new international information platform for facades, windows, glass and sun protection. The platform presents in detail innovations as well as new applications and products relating to the development, production and assembly of facades, construction elements,

COST Midterm conference NE-XT façade in Graz

/// COST Midterm conference NE-XT façade in Graz The conference addresses creative and innovative professionals and researchers at the forefront of facade design. We will discuss tasks and issues in research, design and manufacturing of high-performance facades and building envelopes. Participants

COST Midterm conference NE-XT façade in Graz

/// COST Midterm conference NE-XT façade in Graz The conference addresses creative and innovative professionals and researchers at the forefront of facade design. We will discuss tasks and issues in research, design and manufacturing of high-performance facades and building envelopes. Participants

Future Envelope 11 | Conference on Building Envelopes

///Future Envelope 11 | Conference on Building Envelopes Over recent years, we have observed new trends and legal requirements such as lifecycle concepts and the need for buildings that use nearly zero energy. User and comfort level are moving into

Future Envelope 11 | Conference on Building Envelopes

///Future Envelope 11 | Conference on Building Envelopes Over recent years, we have observed new trends and legal requirements such as lifecycle concepts and the need for buildings that use nearly zero energy. User and comfort level are moving into

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.

iD 03| Imagine Detail – Cavity wall

/// Imagine Detail 03 – Cavity wall. The cavity wall – one of the standards of wall constructions is the focus of this imagine detail. The sample is a hollow block layout with PS-insulation.

iD 03| Imagine Detail – Cavity wall

/// Imagine Detail 03 – Cavity wall. The cavity wall – one of the standards of wall constructions is the focus of this imagine detail. The sample is a hollow block layout with PS-insulation.

Punched Façade

/// Punched Façade An Idea based on integrating one of the technologies that had been used in car industry and bring it to façade construction world, by manufacturing a unitised façade element, which is based on the same principles used

Punched Façade

/// Punched Façade An Idea based on integrating one of the technologies that had been used in car industry and bring it to façade construction world, by manufacturing a unitised façade element, which is based on the same principles used

Frankfurter Hochhausfassadentage-2013

  /// Frankfurter Hochhausfassadentage-2013 Date: 09/11/2013 By: FFM|Fachhochschule-Frankfurt am Main-University of Applied Sciences The symposiums topic is focussed on re-use, modernization and compaction of existing high rise buildings in the city centers of Frankfurt and Hamburg. Last year the refurbishment of

Frankfurter Hochhausfassadentage-2013

  /// Frankfurter Hochhausfassadentage-2013 Date: 09/11/2013 By: FFM|Fachhochschule-Frankfurt am Main-University of Applied Sciences The symposiums topic is focussed on re-use, modernization and compaction of existing high rise buildings in the city centers of Frankfurt and Hamburg. Last year the refurbishment of

Adaptive Concrete Wall Formwork

/// Adaptive Concrete Wall Form-work DFG Supported PhD Research about electronic controlled adaptive form-work for free-form concrete walls and shells. PhD researcher: Dipl.-Ing. Matthias Michel Mentor: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack, TU Delft Period: August 2011 – July 2014

Adaptive Concrete Wall Formwork

/// Adaptive Concrete Wall Form-work DFG Supported PhD Research about electronic controlled adaptive form-work for free-form concrete walls and shells. PhD researcher: Dipl.-Ing. Matthias Michel Mentor: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack, TU Delft Period: August 2011 – July 2014

Facade Research Group

Façade Research Group Recent group picture of the façade research group for the TU Delft and HS OWL, taken at the last research meeting in Detmold / Germany.

Facade Research Group

Façade Research Group Recent group picture of the façade research group for the TU Delft and HS OWL, taken at the last research meeting in Detmold / Germany.