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The Block Research Group (BRG) at the Institute of Technology in Architecture at ETH Zürich 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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Lecture Dr. Rippmann at The Digital Factory

Lecture Dr. Rippmann at The Digital Factory

05.05.2018

On May 14, Dr. Matthias Rippmann will give a lecture at Formlabs' second The Digital Factory symposium held at TU Munich.

Lectures Utzon(x) symposium at Aalborg University

Lectures Utzon(x) symposium at Aalborg University

18.04.2018

Invited by Prof. Isak Worre Foged, Prof. Block and Shajay Bhooshan will on April 26 lecture at the 2018 Utzon(x) Symposium "Tectonics Philosophy Technology" at Aalborg University in Denmark.

Institute lecture Prof. Block at University of Bergamo

Institute lecture Prof. Block at University of Bergamo

09.04.2018

Invited by Profs. Egidio Rizzi and Attilio Pizzigoni, Prof. Block will on April 16 give an institute-wide lecture for the 50th anniversary of the University of Bergamo. Alessandro Dell'Endice will give a workshop on graphic statics and masonry assessment on April 17-18.

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