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The Block Research Group (BRG) at the Institute of Technology in Architecture at ETH Zurich 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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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!

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