Category Archives: Research

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,

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,

Asymptotic Gridshell – Steel Prototype

Type: Reserach Prototype Year: 2016 Team: Denis Hitrec, Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel

Asymptotic Gridshell – Steel Prototype

Type: Reserach Prototype Year: 2016 Team: Denis Hitrec, Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel

Asymptotic Gridshell – Timber Prototype

Type: Reserach Prototype Year: 2016 Team: Denis Hitrec, Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel

Asymptotic Gridshell – Timber Prototype

Type: Reserach Prototype Year: 2016 Team: Denis Hitrec, 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

Curvature Lines

Type: Structural Research Year: 2016 Team: Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Asymptotic Lines: The first model displays the use of asymptotic lines to construct an anticlastic membrane surface from straight strips. Principle Curvature

Curvature Lines

Type: Structural Research Year: 2016 Team: Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Asymptotic Lines: The first model displays the use of asymptotic lines to construct an anticlastic membrane surface from straight strips. Principle Curvature

Curved Folding

Type: Structural Research Year: 2015 Team: Eike Schling, Donald Otterson Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel

Curved Folding

Type: Structural Research Year: 2015 Team: Eike Schling, Donald Otterson Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel

Hexagonal Bending

Type: Structural Research Year: 2015 Team: Quirin Mühlbauer, Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Exhibition: IASS2015 ACTIVE BENDING with PRETENTIONED CABLE NET The sculpture HEXAGONAL BENDING utilizes the elastic deformation of rigid

Hexagonal Bending

Type: Structural Research Year: 2015 Team: Quirin Mühlbauer, Eike Schling Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Exhibition: IASS2015 ACTIVE BENDING with PRETENTIONED CABLE NET The sculpture HEXAGONAL BENDING utilizes the elastic deformation of rigid

Bending-Activated Tensegrity

Type: Structural Research Year: 2015 Team: Sebastian Huth, Eike Schling, Joram Tutsch, André Ihde Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Publications: IASS2015, Bending-Activated Tensegrity Sponsors: CARPRO, Membran Konstruktionen, Harry Buskes FIBROLUX, Glass Fibre Composites CBM,

Bending-Activated Tensegrity

Type: Structural Research Year: 2015 Team: Sebastian Huth, Eike Schling, Joram Tutsch, André Ihde Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel Publications: IASS2015, Bending-Activated Tensegrity Sponsors: CARPRO, Membran Konstruktionen, Harry Buskes FIBROLUX, Glass Fibre Composites CBM,

Reciprocal Frames on Platonic Polyhedrons

I had a look at reciprocal frames, which are a very beautiful geometric challenge. To start with the basics, I applied them onto the platonic polyhedrons, which are by definition symmetrical on every edge and plane. This means I don’t

Reciprocal Frames on Platonic Polyhedrons

I had a look at reciprocal frames, which are a very beautiful geometric challenge. To start with the basics, I applied them onto the platonic polyhedrons, which are by definition symmetrical on every edge and plane. This means I don’t