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Mette Ramsgard Thomsen

Mette Ramsgard Thomsen

Mette Ramsgard Thomsen’s research centres on the intersection between architecture and computer science. During the last 15 years her focus has been on the profound changes that digital technologies instigate in the way architecture is thought, designed and built. In 2005 she founded the Centre for IT and Architecture research group (CITA) at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture, Design and Conservation. During the last 10 years she has successfully built up a strong international group In 2010 she became full Professor in Architecture and Digital Technologies.

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ESR14- DESIGN FOR MANUFACTURE AND ASSEMBLY

ESR14- DESIGN FOR MANUFACTURE AND ASSEMBLY

Industrial Partners: designtoproduction, Bluhmer Lehmann. One of the central achievements of digital chain is the ability to mass customise building elements creating individualised solutions and enabling new kinds of building geometries. While methods for the design and production of customised elements have matured, the planning of assembly procedures remains undeveloped in the building sector – in contrast to for example to product design .

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