Talk by Vera Bühlmann “Architecture inachevé” – Gnomonics in the digital Time : Wednesday 15 May, 11:00 – 12:00 Place: Dissertantenzimmer, Freihaus, 8th floor   Abstract: Vitruv dedicated the IX book of his treaties to gnomonics, the building of observatories/sundials.

Final Workshop of the DC:{CD}

28. January 2019 from 9am to 4pm the final workshop of the DCCD (Doctoral College: Computational Design) has taken place in Kontaktraum, Neues EI, Gusshausstr. The GCD members and supervisors met to learn about the work and results of the


Talk by Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Peter Bauer (Structural Design at TU Wien) “Research project – 3D-concrete-printing. Basic principles of structural behavior and tasks for optimization” Time : Wednesday 16 January, 11:00 – 12:00 Place: Dissertantenzimmer, Freihaus, 8th floor

Cheng Shi

Research Group: Digital Architecture GCD student club E-Mail: Cheng-Shi-1989(at)hotmail.com


Talk by DI Eduard Artner (Head of „BauMinator“, Baumit GmbH) “3D printing with concrete” Time : Wednesday 05 December, 11:00 – 12:00 Place: Dissertantenzimmer, Freihaus, 8th floor

GCD Seminar

Talk by Michael Jenewein (TU Wien) “Verification of Construction Deviations using Parametric BIM & AR” Time : Wednesday 21 November, 11:00 – 12:00 Place: Dissertantenzimmer

Hackathon 2018 Award

Hackathon 2018 Award at Technische Universität Berlin. First prize in the category for Best Dynamo Project: tool “Auto.Cooperate” Team: G. Sibenik and Bollinger+Grohmann Ingenieure

Research Stay 2018: Columbia University

From June to September 2018 K. Krösl visited the Columbia University, New York, USA for a research stay at Computer Graphics and User Interfaces Lab, Department of Computer Science. Supervisor: Prof. Steven Feiner

Grants for Research Stay

For her stay at Columbia University (Prof. Steven Feiner) from June to September 2018 K. Krösl won a GCD research and a VRVis Travel grant! We congratulate!

Prestigious awards for Helmut Pottmann

The members of the research group Applied Geometry proudly proclaim that our head Helmut Pottmann was honored with three outstanding awards this year. Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (2018) Eurographics Outstanding Technical Contributions Award (2018) Pierre

This was the GCD Symposium 5

The members of the Center for Geometry and Computational Design cordially invite interested faculty, students, company representatives and the interested public to our fifth Symposium on Geometry and Computational Design on Oct 25, 2018 at the Kuppelsaal of TU Wien.

Joint Project: Geometric shape generation

“Geometric shape generation” Joint Project between Austria (FWF) and Japan (JSPS) Project leader (Austria): Udo Hertrich-Jeromin People: Maria Lara Miro, Denis Polly, Florian Rist Project leader (Japan): Miyuki Koiso Start: 1 Apr 2018 – 31 Mar 2020 (approved 5 Mar

GCD18 Symposium – Save the date

We are pleased to announce our next annual Symposium on Geometry and Computational Design which will take place on Oct 25, 2018 at TU Wien.   A series of invited talks will be given by international experts including the following

Cooperation with Music and Arts University, Vienna

Opera in three acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart With Hany Abdelzaher, Sofija Almazova, Muratkan Atam, Ghazal Kazemi, Yaonjae Kim, Namil Kim, Erik Rousi, Aleksandra Szmyd, Eyrun Unnarsdottir, Xin Wang, and others. As well as choir and symphony orchestra of MUK.

Accepted FWF project (Differential Geometry)

“Singularity Closeness of Stewart-Gough Platforms” Agency: Austrian Science Fund, FWF (P30855) Funding: 192.774,76 EUR Start: Summer 2018, duration: 4 years Project leader: Georg Nawratil   General information: This project is devoted to the evaluation of singularity closeness of Stewart-Gough (SG)