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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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Three DigitalFUTURES awards for the BRG

Three DigitalFUTURES awards for the BRG

04.07.2020

At the closing session of DigitalFUTURES World, the BRG received three awards!! The BRG received the first 'Matthias Rippmann Memorial Prize' for the development of RhinoVAULT 2. Dr. Mariana Popescu received a 'DigitalFUTURES Young Award', given to emerging scholars in digital architecture. And then the third prize was given to KnitCandela!

DigitalFUTURES WORLD

DigitalFUTURES WORLD

27.06.2020

The BRG will (virtually) participate in DigitalFUTURES WORLD, offering an online workshop on RhinoVAULT 2 from June 30 through July 3.

Virtual lecture Prof. Block for CRB Campus

Virtual lecture Prof. Block for CRB Campus

15.06.2020

Prof. Block will give a virtual lecture on "Research for practice" for CRB Campus on June 24th at 18:30.

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