Talk by Robert Vierlinger (Bollinger + Grohmann Ingenieure) “Parametric Engineering” Time : Wednesday 11 December, 11:00 – 12:00 Place: Dissertantenzimmer, Freihaus, 8th floor

New equipment

GCD acquired a specially equipped industrial robot for research in human-robot interaction. Furthermore, GCD purchased VR equipment for experiments in human factors in design (Pupil Labs eye tracker, Vive Pro HMD) and a powerful dual-GPU (NVIDIA Titan V) compute workstation.

Marshall plan scholarship fellow

For her research stay at PennState, PA (Dr. Jose Duarte) from August 2019 to January 2020 A. Wutte received a Marshall plan scholarship and a TU Wien KUWI grant! We congratulate!


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


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!

New director of GCD

Helmut Pottmann, who founded the center and helped it grow and prosper during past 4 years, recently moved to KAUST. Since October 1st, 2018, Michael Wimmer, who has acted as vice director for GCD so far, has taken up the

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.