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The Block Research Group (BRG) at the Institute of Technology in Architecture at ETH Zurich is led by Prof. Dr. Philippe Block and Dr. Tom Van Mele. Research at the BRG focuses on several core areas, including analysis of masonry structures, graphical analysis and design methods, computational form finding and structural design, discrete element assemblies, and fabrication and construction technologies....

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Apply now - Three PhD positions in Architecture & Technology

Apply now - Three PhD positions in Architecture & Technology

31.01.2017

The "Doctoral Programme in Architecture & Technology", organised by the Institute of Technology in Architecture (ITA), offers three PhD fellowships (full-time, fully funded positions). If you are interested in joining the BRG, certainly apply!! Deadline for applications is January 31, 2017. Check out the application deadlines and requirements

Keynote lecture Diederik Veenendaal at Research to Reality in Rotterdam

Keynote lecture Diederik Veenendaal at Research to Reality in Rotterdam

27.11.2016

Diederik Veenendaal will on Wednesday Nov 30 give a lecture about NEST HiLo at the Research to Reality conference, organized by 4TU.Bouw, the four universities of technology in the Netherlands.

Armadillo Vault in Schweizer Ingenieurbaukunst 2015-2016

Armadillo Vault in Schweizer Ingenieurbaukunst 2015-2016

25.11.2016

The Armadillo Vault is one of the 25 selected projects in the book published by Espazium, "Schweizer Ingenieurbaukunst 2015-2016", which selects the structural art highlights by Swiss engineering groups.

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