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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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Apply now - Software Engineering (60-100%)

Apply now - Software Engineering (60-100%)

01.05.2019

We are looking for a software engineer (60-100%) to assist with the further development of the open-source coding platform COMPAS. More info and application details here.   

LafargeHolcim Foundation Forum in Cairo, Egypt

LafargeHolcim Foundation Forum in Cairo, Egypt

18.03.2019

The BRG is particpating to the LafargeHolcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction 6th Forum on “Re-materializing Construction”, held this year in American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt on April 4-6.

Lecture Prof. Block in Bruface programme at VUB

Lecture Prof. Block in Bruface programme at VUB

11.03.2019

Invited by Prof. Lars De Laet, Prof. Block will on March 23 give his yearly lecture to the students in architectural engineering of the Bruface programme of the VUB and ULB.

Lecture Joseph Choma

Lecture Joseph Choma

10.03.2019

Join us on Wed March 20, 12:00-13:00, for the talk "Foldable Structures and Materials" by Prof. Joseph Choma of the Design Topology Lab at Clemson University.

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