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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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Opening lecture Prof. Block at Atrica 2020 organised by LINEA Mexico

Opening lecture Prof. Block at Atrica 2020 organised by LINEA Mexico

02.12.2020

Organised by LINEA México, the national association of architecture students, Prof. Block has the honour of giving the opening lecture on Mon Dec 14 of Atrica 2020.

RV2 workshop by Dr. Juney Lee at MEAL* Live Academy

RV2 workshop by Dr. Juney Lee at MEAL* Live Academy

25.11.2020

Invited by director Riyad Joucka, Dr. Juney Lee will on Dec 8 give a RhinoVAULT 2 workshop at MEAL* Live Academy.

Lecture Prof. Block at Hassell studio

Lecture Prof. Block at Hassell studio

05.11.2020

Invited by Principal and Head of Design Technology and Innovation, Xavier De Kestelier, Prof. Block will on Nov 18 contribute to the in-house lecture series on 'Climate response by design' at Hassel studio.

Prof. Block distinguished guest at AdvanceAEC launch event.

Prof. Block distinguished guest at AdvanceAEC launch event.

04.11.2020

Prof. Block is honoured to be invited by Prof. Achim Menges on Nov 16 as a distinguished guest and discussion leader of the launch event of the AdvanceAEC network.  

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