New MSc1 Building Engineering Studios/Studies (BES) of to good start

Since this year there is a large change to the MSc1 Architecture in the form of the Building Engineering Studios/Studies (BES). In this article we have a look at what this change entails. Continue reading New MSc1 Building Engineering Studios/Studies (BES) of to good start

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Alejandro Prieto gives inaugural lecture of MSc Programme at Pontifical Catholic University

On August 23rd, Alejandro Prieto was invited to give the inaugural lecture of the academic semester of the Master of sustainable architecture and energy (MASE) in Chile, discussing the role architects and facade designers play in the current environmental context.

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Exploring the potential of cast glass in structural applications

Cast glass has the potential to radically change how glass is used in the build environment, transforming the two-dimensional plane glass into a fully free-form, 3-dimensional material. Within the last academic year two MSc student explored how topology optimization and 3d printed sand moulds can be used to design customized cast-glass elements.

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Urban Innovative Action call for Nature Inclusive Quays started in Breda

In December Koen Mulder, Barbara Lubelli and Jeroen Moerman participated in the European Urban Innovative Action (UIA) call for Nature Inclusive (BRICK!) Quays with the municipality of Breda, Wageningen University and several nature organisations. During this project, Quay walls are to be developed that remain structurally strong, but in which plant growth is strongly stimulated.

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