New Workflows for Digital Timber

Tom Svilans, Mette Ramsgaard Thomsen, Martin Tamke, Jonas Runberger, Kai Strehlke, Martin Antemann

Publikation: Bidrag til bog/antologi/rapportBidrag til bog/antologiForskningpeer review


This chapter describes a research thread at CITA which explores how computation and a challenging of traditional material practice can impact the use of timber in architectural design and fabrication. Several past research projects at CITA have demonstrated the potential for streamlining the design-to-production process using computational tools, and the value of working in concert with the inherent properties of wood. Current research continues this thread through a participation in the Innochain research network1 and collaboration with industrial partners White arkitekter and Blumer-Lehmann AG. Through the embedding of digital tools within established timber design a fabrication processes, new workflows are proposed which could lead to more intelligent design decisions, optimized building components, and new timber morphologies.
TitelDigital Wood Design
RedaktørerFabio Bianconi, Marco Filippucci
ISBN (Trykt)978-3-030-03675-1
ISBN (Elektronisk)978-3-030-03676-8
StatusUdgivet - 2019

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