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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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Dr. Mariana Popescu MIT Technology Review Innovator Under 35

Dr. Mariana Popescu MIT Technology Review Innovator Under 35

25.06.2019

We are very proud that Dr. Mariana Popescu has been named to MIT Technology Review’s prestigious annual list of Innovators Under 35 as a Pioneer, recognised as exceptionally talented technologists whose work has great potential to transform the world.

DigitalFUTURES workshop in Shanghai, China

DigitalFUTURES workshop in Shanghai, China

22.06.2019

Prof. Block and Dr. Tom Van Mele will teach an advanced COMPAS and flexible formwork workshop at DigitalFUTURES 2019, held from June 29 to July 6 at Tongji University in Shanghai, China.

AZ Award 2019 for KnitCandela

AZ Award 2019 for KnitCandela

21.06.2019

KnitCandela among the winners of the AZ Awards 2019 with an Award of Merit and the People's Choice Award in the category "Temporary and Experiential Installations".

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