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Matthias Rippmann +

Matthias Rippmann +

01.10.2019

It is with deep sadness that we share that Matthias Rippmann passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2019. We are devastated to lose our dear friend, long-term colleague and senior scientist. We grieve for him and his family. He will be sorely missed! R.I.P., Matze…

Talk Prof. Block at Schweizer Baumuster-Centrale Zürich

Talk Prof. Block at Schweizer Baumuster-Centrale Zürich

09.09.2019

Prof. Block will on Sep 19, 18:00 give a talk in a mini-colloquium on "Analoge Techniken für digitale Prozesse" at the Schweizer Baumuster-Centrale Zürich

Lecture Dr. Iannuzzo at CIVIL-COMP 2019

Lecture Dr. Iannuzzo at CIVIL-COMP 2019

09.09.2019

Dr. Antonino Iannuzzo will present at CIVIL-COMP 2019 - The Sixteenth International Conference on Civil, Structural & Environmental Engineering Computing, on Sep 16-19 in Riva del Garda, Italy.

MycoTree 2.0 exhibited in Futurium Berlin

MycoTree 2.0 exhibited in Futurium Berlin

01.09.2019

On Sep 5, the "Human beings, Nature, Technology" exhibition opens in FUTURIUM in Berlin. Go check out MycoTree 2.0, a load-bearing structure out of mycelium, developed together with the Chair of Sustainable Construction at KIT!

Dr. Tomás Méndez Echenagucia Assistant Professor at University of Washington

Dr. Tomás Méndez Echenagucia Assistant Professor at University of Washington

31.08.2019

We are proud to share that Dr Tomás Méndez Echenagucia will on Sep 10 start as Assistant Professor in the Design Machine Group (DMG) within the Department of Architecture at the University of Washington. 

Lecture Prof. Block at Forum in honour of Bill Baker

Lecture Prof. Block at Forum in honour of Bill Baker

26.08.2019

Prof. Block is invited for a lecture at the first International Research and Design Forum hosted by SOM Foundation and IIT College of Architecture in Chicago. This inaugural session on Sep 6-7, 2019 is in honour of Bill Baker's career.

Prof. Block at ETH Industry Day

Prof. Block at ETH Industry Day

25.08.2019

Prof. Block will be one of the speakers in the "Sustainability" track at the ETH Industry Day

Keynote Prof. Block and Dr. Popescu at Swiss Textiles Innovation Day 2019

Keynote Prof. Block and Dr. Popescu at Swiss Textiles Innovation Day 2019

15.08.2019

On Aug 24, Prof. Block and Dr. Popescu will give the closing keynote at the Swiss Textiles Innovation Day, organised at Empa NEST.

10 Years BRG at ETH Zurich !!!

10 Years BRG at ETH Zurich !!!

02.08.2019

August 2, 2009, was the first day at ETH Zurich for Prof. Block. Check out these first 10 years of BRG in 20 seconds!

KnitCandela shortlisted for Structural Awards 2019

KnitCandela shortlisted for Structural Awards 2019

01.08.2019

Very proud that KnitCandela has been shortlisted for the Structural Awards 2019 in the category 'Small Projects (of under £3 million)'. Nice judges' comments too!

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