Posts Tagged: sustainability

Ph.D. Defense Mira Conci

/// Ph.D. Defense Mira Conci Mira Conci successfully discussed her dissertation with the title “E3 – A parametric model to evaluate trade-offs between the Energetic, Economic, and Environmental lifecycle performance of building projects”. Her work focuses on evaluating the decarbonization

Ph.D. Defense Mira Conci

/// Ph.D. Defense Mira Conci Mira Conci successfully discussed her dissertation with the title “E3 – A parametric model to evaluate trade-offs between the Energetic, Economic, and Environmental lifecycle performance of building projects”. Her work focuses on evaluating the decarbonization

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

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

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]

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]    

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

Architectural Façade + Product research group @ Royal Art in Copenhagen

///Architectural Façade + Product research group @ Royal Art in Copenhagen Twice a year the Architectural Façade + Product research group meets abroad to discuss and develop the research topics and Ph.D. projects of the members. On invitation of Professor

Architectural Façade + Product research group @ Royal Art in Copenhagen

///Architectural Façade + Product research group @ Royal Art in Copenhagen Twice a year the Architectural Façade + Product research group meets abroad to discuss and develop the research topics and Ph.D. projects of the members. On invitation of Professor

FET @ TU Darmstadt

/// Future Engineering Talks Each semester, future engineering talks are held in TU Darmstadt. the idea is to fill the gap between research and praxis and to give the students and the attendees an overview of the last developments in

FET @ TU Darmstadt

/// Future Engineering Talks Each semester, future engineering talks are held in TU Darmstadt. the idea is to fill the gap between research and praxis and to give the students and the attendees an overview of the last developments in

Amvest Amsterdam

/// Amvest Amsterdam The new headquarter of developed company Amvest was recently finished in Amsterdam. Consulting Rijk Rietveld Architects / NY in the facade was – again – a great experience. Absorbing innovation and integrating technologies like double facades in

Amvest Amsterdam

/// Amvest Amsterdam The new headquarter of developed company Amvest was recently finished in Amsterdam. Consulting Rijk Rietveld Architects / NY in the facade was – again – a great experience. Absorbing innovation and integrating technologies like double facades in

Acoustically effective façades design by Jochen Krimm

///Acoustically effective façades design by Jochen Krimm The silhouettes of the great European metropolises are characterized by a high density of high-rise facades made of glass, metal or stone. On one hand, this density stands for economic power and good

Acoustically effective façades design by Jochen Krimm

///Acoustically effective façades design by Jochen Krimm The silhouettes of the great European metropolises are characterized by a high density of high-rise facades made of glass, metal or stone. On one hand, this density stands for economic power and good

AF&P: Architectural Facades and Products Research Group

/// AF&P: Architectural Facades and Products Research Group The former Façade Research Group founded 2005, extends its scope with an additional focus on building product development. AF&P is hosted by the chairs Design of Construction (Prof. Dr. Ulrich Knaack) and Building

AF&P: Architectural Facades and Products Research Group

/// AF&P: Architectural Facades and Products Research Group The former Façade Research Group founded 2005, extends its scope with an additional focus on building product development. AF&P is hosted by the chairs Design of Construction (Prof. Dr. Ulrich Knaack) and Building

Reviews of Sustainability and Resilience of the Built Environment for Education, Research and Design

///Reviews of Sustainability and Resilience of the Built Environment for Education, Research, and Design The book series “Reviews of Sustainability and Resilience of the Built Environment for Education, Research and Design” contributes to the comprehensive understanding of the two approaches

Reviews of Sustainability and Resilience of the Built Environment for Education, Research and Design

///Reviews of Sustainability and Resilience of the Built Environment for Education, Research, and Design The book series “Reviews of Sustainability and Resilience of the Built Environment for Education, Research and Design” contributes to the comprehensive understanding of the two approaches

Workshop „Facades within sustainable urban development“

/// Workshop „Facades within sustainable urban development“ The workshop at the VGU at the city campus Ho Chi Minh City is targeting the investigation of technical and market potentials for subtheme façade systems and technologies within the sustainable urban development. The

Workshop „Facades within sustainable urban development“

/// Workshop „Facades within sustainable urban development“ The workshop at the VGU at the city campus Ho Chi Minh City is targeting the investigation of technical and market potentials for subtheme façade systems and technologies within the sustainable urban development. The

New principle of construction book finished: Building Physics of the Envelope

/// New principle of construction book finished: Building Physics of the Envelope The façade is the building’s interface with its environment. It is here that building physics parameters such as heat, moisture, sound, and light interact with the building. All these

New principle of construction book finished: Building Physics of the Envelope

/// New principle of construction book finished: Building Physics of the Envelope The façade is the building’s interface with its environment. It is here that building physics parameters such as heat, moisture, sound, and light interact with the building. All these

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

Material Xperience Exhibition | 13-15. March in Rotterdam

///  Material Xperience Exhibition | 13-15. March in Rotterdam Curated exhibition and lectures: Discover at Material Xperience innovative and inspiring materials from the independent Materia collection, innovations from selected partners, new and technologies and applications. Next to themes around interior,

Material Xperience Exhibition | 13-15. March in Rotterdam

///  Material Xperience Exhibition | 13-15. March in Rotterdam Curated exhibition and lectures: Discover at Material Xperience innovative and inspiring materials from the independent Materia collection, innovations from selected partners, new and technologies and applications. Next to themes around interior,

SYMPOSIUM ‘3D-PRINTED ARCHITECTURE’

/// SYMPOSIUM ‘3D-PRINTED ARCHITECTURE’ the symposium will take place on 6. March 2018 from 14:00 till 19:00 o’clock in technical university Munich in Vorhoelzer Forum. there will be a variety of speakers from different branches; such as Architecture, industry, and research, and

SYMPOSIUM ‘3D-PRINTED ARCHITECTURE’

/// SYMPOSIUM ‘3D-PRINTED ARCHITECTURE’ the symposium will take place on 6. March 2018 from 14:00 till 19:00 o’clock in technical university Munich in Vorhoelzer Forum. there will be a variety of speakers from different branches; such as Architecture, industry, and research, and

Tillmann Klein, appointed as Professor of Building Product Innovation

///Tillmann Klein, appointed as Professor of Building Product Innovation With pleasure, the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment announces that Tillmann Klein (Wesel, 1967) has been appointed as Professor Building Product Innovation. The Chair of Building Product Innovation will

Tillmann Klein, appointed as Professor of Building Product Innovation

///Tillmann Klein, appointed as Professor of Building Product Innovation With pleasure, the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment announces that Tillmann Klein (Wesel, 1967) has been appointed as Professor Building Product Innovation. The Chair of Building Product Innovation will

PowerSkin Conference | Call for Abstracts

///PowerSkin Conference | Call for Abstracts On behalf of the scientific committee, we are very pleased to invite you to the biennial PowerSkin Conference, which will take place in Munich, January 17, 2019. The conference aims to discuss the future

PowerSkin Conference | Call for Abstracts

///PowerSkin Conference | Call for Abstracts On behalf of the scientific committee, we are very pleased to invite you to the biennial PowerSkin Conference, which will take place in Munich, January 17, 2019. The conference aims to discuss the future

Constitutive model for paper and paperboard

///Constitutive model for paper and paperboard Marcus Pfeiffer, Stefan Kolling Technische Universtät Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen Institute of Mechanics and Materials

Constitutive model for paper and paperboard

///Constitutive model for paper and paperboard Marcus Pfeiffer, Stefan Kolling Technische Universtät Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen Institute of Mechanics and Materials

HYGGE | HYGiene and comfort Granted by sustainable Energy -efficient renovation in district network

///HYGGE | HYGiene and comfort Granted by sustainable Energy-efficient renovation in district network David Bewersdorff Technische Universität Darmstadt Institute of Structural Mechanics and Design  

HYGGE | HYGiene and comfort Granted by sustainable Energy -efficient renovation in district network

///HYGGE | HYGiene and comfort Granted by sustainable Energy-efficient renovation in district network David Bewersdorff 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

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

Facade Research Group @ Kunsthochschule Berlin and FacadLab

/// Facade Research Group @ Kunsthochschule Berlin and FacadLab This winter meeting of the Façade research group was in Berlin! The first day we were hosted at the Weissensee Kunsthochschule Berlin at Prof Christiane Sauer chair, which is investigating textile envelopes.

Facade Research Group @ Kunsthochschule Berlin and FacadLab

/// Facade Research Group @ Kunsthochschule Berlin and FacadLab This winter meeting of the Façade research group was in Berlin! The first day we were hosted at the Weissensee Kunsthochschule Berlin at Prof Christiane Sauer chair, which is investigating textile envelopes.