James (ESR08) and Sam (ESR12) both attended the Acadia 2017 “Disciplines and Disruption” Conference at MIT in Boston, 2nd-4th November 2017.
During the conference, our colleagues from the ICD (Institute of Computational Design and Construction) presented the paper:
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...
The Monolithic Shells robotic Fabrication project has been published in 7 international conferences recently including: in the proceedings of IASS Hamburg 2017, Ecaade Roma 2017, DMSParis 2017, Fab 13 Santiago de Chile, ACADIA MIT Boston. Most have been presented live including the challenging...
Design Development, prototyping, evaluation, fabrication & installation of an Elastic-Kinetic Material-Gradient Facade Shading System : FlectoFold
This Large scale demonstrator is being exhibited as part of BauBionik Exhibition opening today at Schloss Rosenstein in Stuttgart, Germany.
Seminar ran at IAAC in May 2017- 5 sessions.
Number of participanst: 12
Tutors: Stephanie Chaltiel, Abdullah Ibrahim, Noor El-Gewely
Advisor CFD and Augmented Reality: Angelos Chronis
Special thanks to Maite Bravo (Iaac) for her very rich input in the seminar
external Jury members: Verena...