University of Bath

BRE CICM 2017 Inaugural Lecture Series: Professor Philippe Block

Professor Philippe Block with give a lecture on Shell structures revisited: Learning from the master builders.

7 Mar 20174.30pm
7 Mar 20175.30pm

The BRG focuses on equilibrium analysis, computational form finding, optimisation and fabrication of curved surface structures, specialising in unreinforced masonry vaults and thin concrete shells. Within the Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR) - Digital Fabrication, the BRG develops innovative structural design strategies using bespoke prefabrication.