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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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  • DCG lecture: A Brazilian experience – fostering digital integration at LAMO and FAU-UFRJ

  • July 18, 2015 | events, news

    Thursday, 23rd of July 2015, at 10h30, Faculty of Architecture (UL), Post-Graduation Pavilion room 5.0.9 This presentation will share the Gonçalo Castro Henriques’ recent experience at the federal university of Rio de Janeiro, presenting «LAMO – Laboratório de Modelos 3d e fabricação digital» (laboratory of 3d models and digital fabrication) and a brief resume of the lab history, […]

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  • DCG lecture: New Intelligent Design Techniques for Architectural Project with Manuela Ruiz Montiel

  • May 18, 2015 | events, news

    28th of May 2015, 10h00 at the Faculty of Architecture (UL) – Doct. Pavilion classroom 5.0. In this presentation Manuela Ruiz Montiel will talk about some techniques and experiences related to the use of computers in order to suggest starting points in the context of housing design. These techniques are mainly based in shape grammars and machine learning methods. So […]

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  • DCG lecture: Mathematics-aided Architectural Design with Krishnendra Shekhawat

  • May 7, 2015 | events, news

    Thursday, 14th of May 2015, at 10h00, Faculty of Architecture (UL), Post-Graduation Pavilion room 5.0.9 DCG will be hosting a lecture by Krishnendra Shekhawat regarding the automated generation of floor plan layouts which might speed the production of design documents, reduce errors and omissions, and provide inexpensive and vivid visualizations. Using some mathematical techniques, in this […]

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  • Shape Grammar Workshop in Kyoto Institute of Technology

  • March 17, 2015 | events, news

    DCG were in Kyoto last week for monitoring a Workshop on Shape Grammars applied to product design and engineering. The Workshop was held in Kyoto Institute of Technology, from 9th to 11th March 2015, and was sponsored by Kyoto Design Lab. Nearly 30 participants attended the Workshop, mostly Japanese but also from Spain and Turkey. […]

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  • Quantitatively Analysing Parametric Models – Daniel Davis

  • October 28, 2014 | news

    Quantitatively Analysing Parametric Models – Daniel Davis.

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