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Lecture Prof. Block at Polytechnic University of Valencia

Lecture Prof. Block at Polytechnic University of Valencia

03.10.2016

Prof. Block will give two lectures at the Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV), invited by Professors Fernando Vegas López-Manzanares and Adolfo Alonso Durá, at the Department of Architecture, and invited by Professors Carlos Lázaro.

Article on Armadillo Vault in DETAIL

Article on Armadillo Vault in DETAIL

01.10.2016

Check out the article on the Armadillo Vault in DETAIL 10/2016 on "Roof structures" and on DETAIL Online.

Special issue for the IJSS

Special issue for the IJSS

24.09.2016

Guest-edited by Prof. Block and Dr. Van Mele, together with Prof. Corentin Fivet, EPFL, the special (triple!) issue on "Graphical methods for structural design" presents a most interesting collection of papers around recent and exciting developments in this field. Particularly also check out our paper on "three-dimensional graphic statics".

IASS 2016 Symposium in Tokyo

IASS 2016 Symposium in Tokyo

22.09.2016

With eight papers, the BRG will be strongly represented at the 2016 Symposium of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Sturctures (IASS), held Sept 26-30 at the University of Tokyo.

RhinoVAULT 1.4 released

RhinoVAULT 1.4 released

30.08.2016

We just released RhinoVAULT 1.4. The latest version of the form-finding tool comes with some neat, new features. Get the free plug-in for Rhinoceros 5 on our tools' page and get started!

Paper in International Journal of Space Structures

Paper in International Journal of Space Structures

25.08.2016

Check out Masoud's new journal paper on three-dimensional graphic statics in the International Journal of Space Structures.

Prof. Block at Meetings on Architecture at the Biennale Architettura 2016

Prof. Block at Meetings on Architecture at the Biennale Architettura 2016

16.08.2016

Prof. Block has been invited to participate on Aug 27, 2016 in the Meetings on Architecture on Structures/Materials at the Biennale Architettura 2016. The other panel particpants are Werner Sobek, Simón Vélez, Solano Benítez, and moderator Alejandro Aravena. 

Invited lecture Prof. Block at Holcim Betontagung at ETH Zurich

Invited lecture Prof. Block at Holcim Betontagung at ETH Zurich

15.08.2016

Prof. Block will give a lecture at the 21st Holcim Betontagung on August 24, 2016 at the ETH Zurich. His lecture "NEST / HiLo - Innovativer Betonbau der Zukunft" contributes to this year's theme of "Bauen digital in Beton - eine (R)Evolution?".

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