Category Archives: Publications

Struktur und Natur

Type: Book chapterTitel: Experimental doubly curved gridshell structuresYear: 2021Authors: Eike Schling, Rainer BarthelIn: Structure and Nature, Timber ConstructionEditors: Jakob SchoofPublisher: DETAIL VerlagISBN: 10.14459/2018md1449869 Page: 24-29

Struktur und Natur

Type: Book chapterTitel: Experimental doubly curved gridshell structuresYear: 2021Authors: Eike Schling, Rainer BarthelIn: Structure and Nature, Timber ConstructionEditors: Jakob SchoofPublisher: DETAIL VerlagISBN: 10.14459/2018md1449869 Page: 24-29

PMQ Exhibition – Kinetic Grid Structures

14 September – 5 October 2021HKU Architecture GalleryS503 – PMQ – 35 Aberdeen St. – Central Welcome to the website of Kinetic Grid Structures, the interactive exhibition at PMQ, Hong Kong. The exhibition introduces research from the University of Hong

PMQ Exhibition – Kinetic Grid Structures

14 September – 5 October 2021HKU Architecture GalleryS503 – PMQ – 35 Aberdeen St. – Central Welcome to the website of Kinetic Grid Structures, the interactive exhibition at PMQ, Hong Kong. The exhibition introduces research from the University of Hong

Teaching Fund – Comparative Modelling

Title: Comparative Modelling: Understanding the relationship of digital and physical design in architecturePrincipal Investigator: Eike SchlingCo-Investigator: Sherene Ng, Jason Bond, Christian Johannes LangeType: Teaching Development Grant 2021Received by: Teaching and Learning Quality Committee, HKUStart Date: 01.09.2021Scheduled Completion: 31.8.2022Sum Awarded: 299,880

Teaching Fund – Comparative Modelling

Title: Comparative Modelling: Understanding the relationship of digital and physical design in architecturePrincipal Investigator: Eike SchlingCo-Investigator: Sherene Ng, Jason Bond, Christian Johannes LangeType: Teaching Development Grant 2021Received by: Teaching and Learning Quality Committee, HKUStart Date: 01.09.2021Scheduled Completion: 31.8.2022Sum Awarded: 299,880

Research Fund – Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: Asymptotic Building Envelope – Simplifying the fabrication and assembly of free-form constructionPrincipal Investigator: Eike SchlingType: General Research Fund and Early Career Scheme 2021Received by: Research Grant Council, Hong KongStart Date: 01.01.2022Scheduled Completion: 31.12.2023Sum Awarded: 787,940 HK$Office: The University of

Research Fund – Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: Asymptotic Building Envelope – Simplifying the fabrication and assembly of free-form constructionPrincipal Investigator: Eike SchlingType: General Research Fund and Early Career Scheme 2021Received by: Research Grant Council, Hong KongStart Date: 01.01.2022Scheduled Completion: 31.12.2023Sum Awarded: 787,940 HK$Office: The University of

D-Nets on Rotational Surfaces

Title: D-Nets on Rotational Surfaces. Equilibrium gridshell layout, symmetric to the principal stress directionsType: Conference ProceedingsYear: 2021Authors: Eike Schling, Jonas Schikore, Thomas OberbichlerPublished in: International Conference on Spatial Structures, IASS 2020/21Office: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture AbstractThis paper

D-Nets on Rotational Surfaces

Title: D-Nets on Rotational Surfaces. Equilibrium gridshell layout, symmetric to the principal stress directionsType: Conference ProceedingsYear: 2021Authors: Eike Schling, Jonas Schikore, Thomas OberbichlerPublished in: International Conference on Spatial Structures, IASS 2020/21Office: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture AbstractThis paper

Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: Asymptotic Building EnvelopeType: Conference ProceedingsYear: 2021Authors: Eike Schling, Chih Lin Hsu, Muye MaPublished 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,

Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: Asymptotic Building EnvelopeType: Conference ProceedingsYear: 2021Authors: Eike Schling, Chih Lin Hsu, Muye MaPublished 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,

AS2 – Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: AS2 – Asymptotic Building EnvelopeType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2020Course: Structural Research, MA ElectiveEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures Series Preface This publication exhibits the work created by graduate and 4th-year-undergraduate students at the Department of Architecture, HKU, during the elective course

AS2 – Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: AS2 – Asymptotic Building EnvelopeType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2020Course: Structural Research, MA ElectiveEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures Series Preface This publication exhibits the work created by graduate and 4th-year-undergraduate students at the Department of Architecture, HKU, during the elective course

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

AS1 – Asymptotic Applications

Title: AS1 – Asymptotic ApplicationsType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2020Course: Structural Research, MA ElectiveEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures Series Preface This publication exhibits the work created by graduate and 4th-year-undergraduate students at the Department of Architecture, HKU, during the elective course „Structural

AS1 – Asymptotic Applications

Title: AS1 – Asymptotic ApplicationsType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2020Course: Structural Research, MA ElectiveEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures Series Preface This publication exhibits the work created by graduate and 4th-year-undergraduate students at the Department of Architecture, HKU, during the elective course „Structural

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.  

Repetitive Structures

Type: Dissertation [summa cum laude] Titel: Repetitive Structures Design and construction of curved support structures with repetitive parameter Year: 2018 Authors: Eike Schling, DOI: 10.14459/2018md1449869 Advisors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel, Prof. Dr. Helmut Pottmann Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design

Repetitive Structures

Type: Dissertation [summa cum laude] Titel: Repetitive Structures Design and construction of curved support structures with repetitive parameter Year: 2018 Authors: Eike Schling, DOI: 10.14459/2018md1449869 Advisors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel, Prof. Dr. Helmut Pottmann Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design

Design and Construction of Curved Support Structures with Repetitive Parameters

Type: Conference Paper Year: 2018 Authors: Eike Schling, Martin Kilian, Hui Wang, Jonas Schikore, Helmut Pottmann Published in: AAG 2018. Advances in Architectural Geometry. 1. Auflage. Wien: Klein Publishing, pp. 140–165 Editors: Lars Hesselgren, Karl-Gunnar Olsson, Axel Kilian, Samar Malek, Olga Sorkine-Hornung,

Design and Construction of Curved Support Structures with Repetitive Parameters

Type: Conference Paper Year: 2018 Authors: Eike Schling, Martin Kilian, Hui Wang, Jonas Schikore, Helmut Pottmann Published in: AAG 2018. Advances in Architectural Geometry. 1. Auflage. Wien: Klein Publishing, pp. 140–165 Editors: Lars Hesselgren, Karl-Gunnar Olsson, Axel Kilian, Samar Malek, Olga Sorkine-Hornung,

Curved Support Structures and Meshes with Spherical Vertex Stars

Type: Poster Publication Year: 2018 Authors: Martin Kilian, Hui Wang, Eike Schling, Jonas Schikore, Helmut Pottmann Office: Vienna University of Technology, Technische Universität München Conference: ACM SIGGRAPH 2018, Vancouver, Canada ABSTRACT The computation and construction of curved beams along freeform skins

Curved Support Structures and Meshes with Spherical Vertex Stars

Type: Poster Publication Year: 2018 Authors: Martin Kilian, Hui Wang, Eike Schling, Jonas Schikore, Helmut Pottmann Office: Vienna University of Technology, Technische Universität München Conference: ACM SIGGRAPH 2018, Vancouver, Canada ABSTRACT The computation and construction of curved beams along freeform skins