Category Archives: Academia

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

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

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.

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

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

Street Science

Type: Exhibition / Research Talk Name: StreetScience Year: 2018 Team: Junge Akademie Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Universitäre Forschung und ihre Anwendung im Alltag sind ein Stützpfeiler unserer Gesellschaft. Um das Vertrauen der Öffentlichkeit in

Street Science

Type: Exhibition / Research Talk Name: StreetScience Year: 2018 Team: Junge Akademie Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Universitäre Forschung und ihre Anwendung im Alltag sind ein Stützpfeiler unserer Gesellschaft. Um das Vertrauen der Öffentlichkeit in

Structural Design, Airplane Hangar Oberschließheim

Type: Design Studio Name: Structural Design, Hangar Year: 2017/2018, Master Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel  

Structural Design, Airplane Hangar Oberschließheim

Type: Design Studio Name: Structural Design, Hangar Year: 2017/2018, Master Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel  

Structural Design, Tierhaus

Type: Publication Year: 2017 Studio: Eike Schling Editor:  Eike Schling, Katharina Wenninger Published: LT, Chair of Structural Design, Technische Universität München, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel ISBN: 978-3-938660-36-2 Structural Design, Tierhaus Die in diesem Band zusammengefassten studentischen Arbeiten entstanden im Rahmen des Master-Wahlfaches „Structural

Structural Design, Tierhaus

Type: Publication Year: 2017 Studio: Eike Schling Editor:  Eike Schling, Katharina Wenninger Published: LT, Chair of Structural Design, Technische Universität München, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel ISBN: 978-3-938660-36-2 Structural Design, Tierhaus Die in diesem Band zusammengefassten studentischen Arbeiten entstanden im Rahmen des Master-Wahlfaches „Structural

Structural Design, Animal House

Type: Design Studio Name: Structural Design, Animal House Year: 2016/2017, Master Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel

Structural Design, Animal House

Type: Design Studio Name: Structural Design, Animal House Year: 2016/2017, Master Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel

Designing gridshells with asymptotic line networks

Type: TUM, Research Lab, Research Group 011 Year: 2016 Team: Denis Hitrec, Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Experimental Structures is a research studio held annually at the Chair of Structural Design. We

Designing gridshells with asymptotic line networks

Type: TUM, Research Lab, Research Group 011 Year: 2016 Team: Denis Hitrec, Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Experimental Structures is a research studio held annually at the Chair of Structural Design. We

Experimental Structures, Gridshells

Type: Design Studio Name: Experimental Structures, Gridshell Year: 2016, Master Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Team: Anna Bosco, Damiano Tosti, Denis Hitrec, Eleonora Velluto, Miquel Lloret, Pablo Mollina, Rongguang Na

Experimental Structures, Gridshells

Type: Design Studio Name: Experimental Structures, Gridshell Year: 2016, Master Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Team: Anna Bosco, Damiano Tosti, Denis Hitrec, Eleonora Velluto, Miquel Lloret, Pablo Mollina, Rongguang Na