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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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Keynote Prof. Block at sustain.build.repeat. at KIT

Keynote Prof. Block at sustain.build.repeat. at KIT

20.04.2022

Invited by Prof. Dirk Hebel, Prof. Block is excited to give the keynote at sustain.build.repeat., organised by KIT at the ZKM in Karlsruhe on April 29. 

Distinguished lecture Prof. Block at IIT Madras

Distinguished lecture Prof. Block at IIT Madras

18.04.2022

invited by Prof. Arun Menon, Prof. Block is pleased to give the 9th Annual Distinguished Lecture, organised by the National Centre for Safety of Heritage Structures (NCSHS) and the Chennai Chapter of Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH), at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Fellowship and department lecture Prof. Block at IIT Chicago

Fellowship and department lecture Prof. Block at IIT Chicago

15.04.2022

Prof. Block is the inaugural recipient of the Myron Goldsmith Memorial Fellowship at the IIT College of Architecture in Chicago. His public lecture is on Mon April 18 at 5pm in Crown Hall.

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