Category Archives: Research

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,