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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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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…

Dr. Mariana Popescu at TEDx Bucharest

Dr. Mariana Popescu at TEDx Bucharest

28.10.2019

On Nov 16-17, Dr. Mariana Popescu will give a talk at TEDx Bucharest.

Department lecture Prof. Block at ZHAW

Department lecture Prof. Block at ZHAW

12.10.2019

Prof. Block will on Mon Oct 21 at 18:00 give a lecture in the "Blauer Montag" public lecture series at the Department of Architecture, Design and Civil Engineering of ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences.   

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