Category Archives: Research

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.

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

Inside\Out Gridshell – update

Type: Research Pavilion Location: Munich, Germany Year: 2017 Status: completed Contribution: Project Management, Research, Design, Planning, Construction Planning Team: Eike Schling, Denis Hitrec, Jonas Schikore Student Team: Beatrix Huff, Andrea Schmidt, Viktor Späth, Miquel Lloret Garcia, Maximilian Gemsjäger Office: Technische Universität München,

Inside\Out Gridshell – update

Type: Research Pavilion Location: Munich, Germany Year: 2017 Status: completed Contribution: Project Management, Research, Design, Planning, Construction Planning Team: Eike Schling, Denis Hitrec, Jonas Schikore Student Team: Beatrix Huff, Andrea Schmidt, Viktor Späth, Miquel Lloret Garcia, Maximilian Gemsjäger Office: Technische Universität München,

Stahlinnovationspreis 2018

Type: Award Title: Stahl-Innovationspreis 2018 [Finalist] Category: Stahl im Bauwesen (Steel in the construction industry) Year: 2018 Team: Eike Schling, Denis Hitrec, Jonas Schikore Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel  

Stahlinnovationspreis 2018

Type: Award Title: Stahl-Innovationspreis 2018 [Finalist] Category: Stahl im Bauwesen (Steel in the construction industry) Year: 2018 Team: Eike Schling, Denis Hitrec, Jonas Schikore Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel  

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

Unternehmertag der Bayerischen Bauindustrie 2018

Type: Exhibition Name: Unternehmertag der Bayerischen Bauindustrie 2018 Year: 2018 Team: Eike Schling, Fakultät für Architektur Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Auf dem Unternehmertag der Bayerischen Bauindustrie wurde die aktuelle Forschung zu Asymptotischen Gittern des

Unternehmertag der Bayerischen Bauindustrie 2018

Type: Exhibition Name: Unternehmertag der Bayerischen Bauindustrie 2018 Year: 2018 Team: Eike Schling, Fakultät für Architektur Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Auf dem Unternehmertag der Bayerischen Bauindustrie wurde die aktuelle Forschung zu Asymptotischen Gittern des

Inside\Out Gridshell

Type: Research Pavilion Location: Munich, Germany Year: 2017 Status: completed Contribution: Project Management, Research, Design, Planning, Construction Planning Team: Eike Schling, Denis Hitrec, Jonas Schikore Student Team: Beatrix Huff, Andrea Schmidt, Viktor Späth, Miquel Lloret Garcia, Maximilian Gemsjäger Office: Technische Universität München,

Inside\Out Gridshell

Type: Research Pavilion Location: Munich, Germany Year: 2017 Status: completed Contribution: Project Management, Research, Design, Planning, Construction Planning Team: Eike Schling, Denis Hitrec, Jonas Schikore Student Team: Beatrix Huff, Andrea Schmidt, Viktor Späth, Miquel Lloret Garcia, Maximilian Gemsjäger Office: Technische Universität München,