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Author: Oliver Tessmann


Topological Interlocking

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Topological Interlocking Assemblies are modular structures that unfold structural capacity by kinematically constraining their building blocks through interlocking. [caption id="attachment_7540" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Topological Interlocking Assembly. 3D printed model presented in the exhibition +ultra. knowledge & gestaltung in the Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin 30/09/2016 - 08/01/2017[/caption] While masonry...

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BE-AM – SYMPOSIUM – 27.10.2016

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Symposium zur additiven Fertigung im Bauwesen BE-AM is an annual symposium on the theme of Additive Manufacturing in the Built Environment. The 2017 edition focuses on initiating discussions and exchange between experts from academia and industry on novel concepts and cutting-edge research in the context of...

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+ultra. Gestaltung schafft Wissen

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September 2016, +ultra. Gestaltung schafft Wissen, Martin-Gropius-Bau, BerlinThe research work on topological interlocking structures conducted by the Digital Design Unit (DDU) and If-Then Architects was part of the exhibition +ultra. gestaltung creates knowledge in the Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin. The exhibition reveals the fundamental role processes...

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barBeton is a bar counter made from ultra high performance concrete (UHPC). The object was a research project which explored the potential of the new material in combination with novel moulding techniques. The research was conducted by Mirco Becker and Oliver Tessmann together with students from the...

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