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Fabricating Undulating Concrete Surface with #iceformwork

 

In order to minimize the amount of cement involved in concrete constructions, the concrete industry today chooses to reduce the share of cement in the total mass of concrete. This approach leads to lower mechanical properties of concrete, resulting in thicker floor slabs and massive beams.

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ACADIA Autodesk 2017 Research Project Award

ACADIA Autodesk 2017 Research Project Award

The Monolithic Earthen Shells project recieves the ACADIA Autodesk 2017 award for Emerging research.

Authors: Stephanie Chaltiel and Maite Bravo are very honoured to recieve the prize.

Extract from the ACADIA 2017 proceeding on the Earthen Shells project:

This project explores the...

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MASTERCLASS – EXPLORING SOFTWARE APPROACHES IN SIMULATING BENDING-ACTIVE SYSTEMS

MASTERCLASS – EXPLORING SOFTWARE APPROACHES IN SIMULATING BENDING-ACTIVE SYSTEMS

Masterclass: EXPLORING SOFTWARE APPROACHES IN SIMULATING BENDING-ACTIVE SYSTEMS. At IASS Annual Symposium 2017, 22-24 Sept. 2017, Hamburg, Germany, co-organised as Training School by COST Action TU1303 ‚Novel Structural Skins‘ Trainers: Riccardo La Magna, Philipp Längst, Gregory Quinn with special support of Julian Lienhard, Daniel Piker and Anna Bauer

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