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  • DCG lecture: Towards the theory of Solid Voids with Rusne Sileryte

  • August 1, 2016 | events, news

    This thursday, 4th of August 2016, at 18:00, Faculty of Architecture (UL), Post-Graduation Pavilion room 6.1.2 Urbanized areas can be conceived as a complex compound of systems, which needs to be simplified based on deliberate considerations and scientific assumptions in order to be assessed. The representation of urban open spaces is not a straight forward problem […]

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  • Humanity and the Architect

  • May 4, 2016 | news

    http://pontosdevista.pt/2016/04/18/a-humanidade-e-o-arquiteto/ José Duarte’s interview in Pontos de Vista magazine, about Humanity and the Architect – in Portuguese, translated below:   Education and formation: through the lens of a professor Humanity and the architect “First of all, I want students to become sensitive to the problems that humanity is facing today, trying with them to find […]

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  • DCG lecture: Proposições artísticas para transformação de espaços públicos no contexto da zona portuária do Rio de Janeiro with Vanessa Rosa

  • April 28, 2016 | events, news

    Segunda-feira, dia 2 de Maio de 2016, às 11h30 na Faculdade de Arquitetura (UL), Pavilhão de Pós-Graduação (edifício 5). Será apresentado a história da zona portuária do Rio de Janeiro, conhecida como “Pequena África” como forma de contextualizar as reivindicações atuais de território e de reconhecimento de grupos culturais. A experiência de algumas pessoas influentes […]

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  • DCG Newcomers Welcome Day

  • February 9, 2016 | Uncategorized

    This month there will be two new researchers arriving at our group: Sorour Ebadati and Rusne Sileryte. In order to get to know each other and each other’s work we will have a meeting where we present our work. Thursday, 11th February 2016, starting at 9h30 at the School of Architecture (UL), Post-Graduation Pavilion room […]

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  • DCG lecture: Graph Theory and Architectural Designs with Krishnendra Shekhawat

  • January 5, 2016 | events, news

    Tueaday, 12th of January 2016, at 14h30, Faculty of Architecture (UL), Post-Graduation Pavilion room 5.0.13 One of the initial stages of architectural design process is concerned with the generation of planar floor plans while satisfying the given topological and dimensional constraints. Mathematically, the topological constraints given in terms of adjacency relations among rooms fall in the […]

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  • DCG lectures: Mass Customization of Housing

  • September 14, 2015 | events, news

    Tuesday, 22nd of September 2015, starting at 10h00 at the Faculty of Architecture (UL), Post-Graduation Pavilion room 5.0.13. This session will be dedicated to the use of shape grammars in Mass Customization of Housing, presenting: 10h00 – José Pinto Duarte on “Mass Customization of Housing – new construction” 10h45 – Sara Eloy on “Mass Customization of Housing – […]

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  • DCG lecture: An application of Shape Grammar to the design of steel tubular spatial trusses

  • July 21, 2015 | events, news

    Thursday, 23rd of July 2015, at 11h30, Faculty of Architecture (UL), Post-Graduation Pavilion room 5.0.9 This work presents an application of Shape Grammar (SG) in automatic design of spatial trusses (ST) manufactured with tubular steel members. SG is a powerful approach for geometric parameterization based on set of rules and recursive application over an initial shape. This strategy […]

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  • PhD defense: Isa Clara Neves

  • July 20, 2015 | events, news

    Wednesday, 22nd July 2015, at 14h30, Faculty of Architecture (UL), Queen Sonja Auditorium (CUBO) DCG invites you to attend Isa Clara Neves’ PhD defense. She will talk about her research on Scientific Approach to Project in Computational Architecture Perspective: Hochschule für Gestaltung – Ulm

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  • PhD defense: Mário Barros

  • July 20, 2015 | events, news

    Thursday, 23rd July 2015, at 14h30, Faculty of Architecture (UL), Queen Sonja Auditorium (CUBO) Mário Barros‘ PhD defense, about his research on Mass Customization in the Furniture Design Industry: the case of Thonet Chairs. “Thank you for your presence and support in the PhD defense in the past Thursday. The defense went really well! I send the photo with the […]

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  • PhD defense: Nuno Montenegro

  • July 20, 2015 | events, news

    Nuno Montenegro Doctoral Thesis: CityPlan – Towards development of a methodology and computational tool to support urban design. Session 20/7/2015 – 14:30h Cubo (from left to right: Paulo Urbano, Francisco Serdoura, Teresa Heitor, Nuno Montenegro, Pedro George, Alexandra Paio, José P. Duarte -Sup. and David Viana).

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