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Dr.-Ing. | Architect BYAK Assistant Professor in Architectural Structures The University of Hong Kong

Structural Principles

Type: BA Core CourseName: Building Technology 1Year: 2021Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture ‘There is simply no Architecture without Structure’ Jean Prouve This course adresses the fundamental principles of structure. It presents building structures in

Structural Principles

Type: BA Core CourseName: Building Technology 1Year: 2021Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture ‘There is simply no Architecture without Structure’ Jean Prouve This course adresses the fundamental principles of structure. It presents building structures in

Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: Asymptotic Building EnvelopeType: Conference ProceedingsYear: 2021Authors: Eike Schling, Rainer BarthelPublished in: The Association for Computer-Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia (CAADRIA), Hong KongPages: Volume 1, p. 341-350ISBN: 978-988-78917-5-8Editors: Anastasia Globa, Jeroen van Ameijde, Adam Fingrut, Nayeon Kim, Sky Lo Tian

Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: Asymptotic Building EnvelopeType: Conference ProceedingsYear: 2021Authors: Eike Schling, Rainer BarthelPublished in: The Association for Computer-Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia (CAADRIA), Hong KongPages: Volume 1, p. 341-350ISBN: 978-988-78917-5-8Editors: Anastasia Globa, Jeroen van Ameijde, Adam Fingrut, Nayeon Kim, Sky Lo Tian

Šuchov’s bent networks

Type: Journal PaperTitle: Šuchov’s bent networks: The impact of network curvature on Šuchov’s gridshell designsYear: 2020Authors: Eike Schling, Rainer BarthelPublished in: STRUCTURES, Volume 29, February 2021, Pages 1496-1506DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.istruc.2020.12.021Office: The University of Hong Kong; Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design At the

Šuchov’s bent networks

Type: Journal PaperTitle: Šuchov’s bent networks: The impact of network curvature on Šuchov’s gridshell designsYear: 2020Authors: Eike Schling, Rainer BarthelPublished in: STRUCTURES, Volume 29, February 2021, Pages 1496-1506DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.istruc.2020.12.021Office: The University of Hong Kong; Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design At the

Responsive Structures

Type: MA Design StudioName: Responsive StructuresYear: Fall 2020Supervisor: Eike Schling, Geraldine BorioOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture Introduction Hong Kong’s diverse and international festival culture plays a vital role in defining its identity as a liberal, cosmopolitan

Responsive Structures

Type: MA Design StudioName: Responsive StructuresYear: Fall 2020Supervisor: Eike Schling, Geraldine BorioOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture Introduction Hong Kong’s diverse and international festival culture plays a vital role in defining its identity as a liberal, cosmopolitan

Asymptotic Envelope Substructure

Type: BuildingEnvelopeLocation: Hong Kong, TaipeiYear: 2020Status: Completion SubstructureOffice: The University of Hong KongIn collaboration with: National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Shen Guan ShihIndustry Partner: Gomore Building Envelope Technology, Sam Hsu Project Team: Eike Schling, Jacky Chu, Muye Ma, Wesley

Asymptotic Envelope Substructure

Type: BuildingEnvelopeLocation: Hong Kong, TaipeiYear: 2020Status: Completion SubstructureOffice: The University of Hong KongIn collaboration with: National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Shen Guan ShihIndustry Partner: Gomore Building Envelope Technology, Sam Hsu Project Team: Eike Schling, Jacky Chu, Muye Ma, Wesley

Asymptotic Envelope Design

Type: BuildingEnvelopeLocation: Hong Kong, TaipeiYear: 2020Status: Fabrication PlanningPlanning Team: Eike Schling, Muye Ma, Wesley SheOffice: The University of Hong KongIn collaboration with: National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Shen Guan ShihIndustry Partner: Gomore Building Envelope Technology, Sam Hsu Designing asymptotic

Asymptotic Envelope Design

Type: BuildingEnvelopeLocation: Hong Kong, TaipeiYear: 2020Status: Fabrication PlanningPlanning Team: Eike Schling, Muye Ma, Wesley SheOffice: The University of Hong KongIn collaboration with: National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Shen Guan ShihIndustry Partner: Gomore Building Envelope Technology, Sam Hsu Designing asymptotic

Kinetic Umbrella: Design Phase

Type: Transformable Structure Location: Munich, Germany Year: 2020 Status: Design Planning Team: Eike Schling,  Jonas Schikore Office: The University of Hong Kong in collaboration with the Technical University of Munich The Kinetic Umbrella  is an ongoing research project to be

Kinetic Umbrella: Design Phase

Type: Transformable Structure Location: Munich, Germany Year: 2020 Status: Design Planning Team: Eike Schling,  Jonas Schikore Office: The University of Hong Kong in collaboration with the Technical University of Munich The Kinetic Umbrella  is an ongoing research project to be

Canopy for the Hotel Intergroup in Ingolstadt

Type: Canopy Location: Ingolstadt, Germany Year: 2019 Status: completed Planning Team: Eike Schling,  Jonas Schikore Partner: Brandl Metallbau, Eitensheim The Asymptotic Canopy draws attention to the main entrance to the Intergroup Business and Design Hotel, Ingolstadt. The stainless steel structure is

Canopy for the Hotel Intergroup in Ingolstadt

Type: Canopy Location: Ingolstadt, Germany Year: 2019 Status: completed Planning Team: Eike Schling,  Jonas Schikore Partner: Brandl Metallbau, Eitensheim The Asymptotic Canopy draws attention to the main entrance to the Intergroup Business and Design Hotel, Ingolstadt. The stainless steel structure is

Modular Structures

Type: Design Workshop Name: Structural Modelling Year: 2019 Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture The workshop on modular structures produced beautiful and divers results of construction a doubly curved structure from repetitive pieces.

Modular Structures

Type: Design Workshop Name: Structural Modelling Year: 2019 Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture The workshop on modular structures produced beautiful and divers results of construction a doubly curved structure from repetitive pieces.

Repetitive Structures – DMS Berlin

Title: Repetitive StructuresType: Conference PaperYear: 2019Authors: Eike Schling, Rainer BarthelPublished in: Impact: Design With All Senses. Design Modelling Symposium Berlin 2019, Springer, pp. 360-375.DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007%2F978-3-030-29829-6_29Editors: Christoph Gengnagel, Olivier Baverel, Jane Burry, Mette Ramsgaard Thomsen, Stefan WeinzierlOffice: Technische Universität München, Chair of

Repetitive Structures – DMS Berlin

Title: Repetitive StructuresType: Conference PaperYear: 2019Authors: Eike Schling, Rainer BarthelPublished in: Impact: Design With All Senses. Design Modelling Symposium Berlin 2019, Springer, pp. 360-375.DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007%2F978-3-030-29829-6_29Editors: Christoph Gengnagel, Olivier Baverel, Jane Burry, Mette Ramsgaard Thomsen, Stefan WeinzierlOffice: Technische Universität München, Chair of

Professorship in Architectural Structures

I am happy and excited to announce that from today I hold the Tenure Track Assistant Professorship in Architectural Structures at the University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture. More posts on teaching and research will follow.  

Professorship in Architectural Structures

I am happy and excited to announce that from today I hold the Tenure Track Assistant Professorship in Architectural Structures at the University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture. More posts on teaching and research will follow.  

Experimental Structures, Elastic Grid Mechanisms

Type: Design Studio Name: Experimental Structures, Elastic Grid Mechanisms Year: 2019, Master Design Studio Supervisor: Jonas Schikore, Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Team: Alberto Ortensi, Barbara von Waarden, Chiara Saccomanno, Frederik Justnes, Han

Experimental Structures, Elastic Grid Mechanisms

Type: Design Studio Name: Experimental Structures, Elastic Grid Mechanisms Year: 2019, Master Design Studio Supervisor: Jonas Schikore, Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Team: Alberto Ortensi, Barbara von Waarden, Chiara Saccomanno, Frederik Justnes, Han

Design Proposal for the Hotel Intergroup in Ingolstadt

Type: Canopy Location: Ingolstadt, Germany Year: 2019 Status: Completed Planning Team: Eike Schling,  Jonas Schikore Partner: Brandl Metallbau, Eitensheim A commission for the canopy of the Intergroup Business Hotel in Eitensheim was received in late 2018. The design of two asymptotic

Design Proposal for the Hotel Intergroup in Ingolstadt

Type: Canopy Location: Ingolstadt, Germany Year: 2019 Status: Completed Planning Team: Eike Schling,  Jonas Schikore Partner: Brandl Metallbau, Eitensheim A commission for the canopy of the Intergroup Business Hotel in Eitensheim was received in late 2018. The design of two asymptotic

Think Shell – Lecture at the École des Ponts ParisTech

Type: Lecture Titel: THINKSHELL – Repetitive Structures Year: 2018 Authors: Eike Schling Invited by: Prof. Cyril Douthe, Prof. Olivier Baverel, Prof. Laurent Hauswirth Laboratoire NAVIER École des Ponts ParisTech I was honored to be invited for a lecture for the

Think Shell – Lecture at the École des Ponts ParisTech

Type: Lecture Titel: THINKSHELL – Repetitive Structures Year: 2018 Authors: Eike Schling Invited by: Prof. Cyril Douthe, Prof. Olivier Baverel, Prof. Laurent Hauswirth Laboratoire NAVIER École des Ponts ParisTech I was honored to be invited for a lecture for the