Posts Tagged: research

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.

Go/NoGo at the AF+P Group in Delft

///Go/NoGo at the AF+P Group in Delft PhD students have to defend their theme after the first year in Delft. So we organized a review board of Prof. Dr. Uta Pottgiesser, Prof. Dr. Mauro Overend , Prof. Dr. Carola Hein,

Go/NoGo at the AF+P Group in Delft

///Go/NoGo at the AF+P Group in Delft PhD students have to defend their theme after the first year in Delft. So we organized a review board of Prof. Dr. Uta Pottgiesser, Prof. Dr. Mauro Overend , Prof. Dr. Carola Hein,

PhD Defence Sinem Kültür – Istanbul Technical University

///PhD Defence Sinem Kültür – Istanbul Technical University Sinem Kültür successfully defended her PhD on 15.November 2019 at ITU with the theme “A holistic decision support tool for façade design” – supervised by Prof. Dr. A. Nil Türkeri with co-supervisor

PhD Defence Sinem Kültür – Istanbul Technical University

///PhD Defence Sinem Kültür – Istanbul Technical University Sinem Kültür successfully defended her PhD on 15.November 2019 at ITU with the theme “A holistic decision support tool for façade design” – supervised by Prof. Dr. A. Nil Türkeri with co-supervisor

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

ISM+D in Antwerp

/// ISM+D in Antwerp The ISM+D organizes once per year a PhD session – this time three intensive days in Antwerp were used to discuss and develop the research content of the group: themes around structural glass, new technologies and

ISM+D in Antwerp

/// ISM+D in Antwerp The ISM+D organizes once per year a PhD session – this time three intensive days in Antwerp were used to discuss and develop the research content of the group: themes around structural glass, new technologies and

Cyclic fatigue of annealed and tempered soda-lime glass

///Cyclic fatigue of annealed and tempered soda-lime glass RESEARCH INFORMATION PhD researcher: Jonas Hilcken Promoter: Prof. Dr. Ing. Jens Schneider Co-promoter: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Johann-Dietrich Wörner Period: 2011–2015 Chair: TU Darmstadt, Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design Structural elements that are

Cyclic fatigue of annealed and tempered soda-lime glass

///Cyclic fatigue of annealed and tempered soda-lime glass RESEARCH INFORMATION PhD researcher: Jonas Hilcken Promoter: Prof. Dr. Ing. Jens Schneider Co-promoter: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Johann-Dietrich Wörner Period: 2011–2015 Chair: TU Darmstadt, Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design Structural elements that are

New Journal – Glass Structures & Engineering

/// New Journal – Glass Structures & Engineering A forum for developments in structural glass, offering a holistic approach to research, construction and engineering Presents developments in structural glass research and their practical applications Covers a wide range of research on

New Journal – Glass Structures & Engineering

/// New Journal – Glass Structures & Engineering A forum for developments in structural glass, offering a holistic approach to research, construction and engineering Presents developments in structural glass research and their practical applications Covers a wide range of research on

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

Inaugural lecture at TU Darmstadt

4th. of Nov. 2014: Inaugural lecture given by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack at TU Darmstadt, Institute of Materials and Mechanics in Civil Engineering. Prof. Knaack is newly appointed professor and head of the section for façade structures. After welcome from

Inaugural lecture at TU Darmstadt

4th. of Nov. 2014: Inaugural lecture given by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack at TU Darmstadt, Institute of Materials and Mechanics in Civil Engineering. Prof. Knaack is newly appointed professor and head of the section for façade structures. After welcome from

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.

Strategic investment of embodied energy in the architectural planning process

/// ‘Strategic investment of embodied energy in the architectural planning process’ PHD Researcher: Linda Hildebrand First Mentor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Period:  2009 – 2012 Technical University of Delft .

Strategic investment of embodied energy in the architectural planning process

/// ‘Strategic investment of embodied energy in the architectural planning process’ PHD Researcher: Linda Hildebrand First Mentor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Period:  2009 – 2012 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

Photovoltaics in Buildings

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

Facade Refurbishment of Residential Buildings

/// ‘Facade Refurbishment of Residential Buildings – A design approach to energy efficiency upgrades’ PHD Researcher: Thaleia Konstantinou Promoter: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Co-Promoter: Ir. Arjan van Timmeren Period:  Sept 2009 – Sept 2013 Chair of Design & Construction –

Facade Refurbishment of Residential Buildings

/// ‘Facade Refurbishment of Residential Buildings – A design approach to energy efficiency upgrades’ PHD Researcher: Thaleia Konstantinou Promoter: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Co-Promoter: Ir. Arjan van Timmeren Period:  Sept 2009 – Sept 2013 Chair of Design & Construction –

Integral Facade Construction

///‘Integral Facade Construction – Towards a new product architecture for curtain walls’ PHD Researcher: Tillmann Klein First Mentor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Second Mentor: Prof. Dr. ir. Mick Eeckhout Period 2006-2012 .

Integral Facade Construction

///‘Integral Facade Construction – Towards a new product architecture for curtain walls’ PHD Researcher: Tillmann Klein First Mentor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Ulrich Knaack Second Mentor: Prof. Dr. ir. Mick Eeckhout Period 2006-2012 .