Emergence

Design Computation Dual Masters Degree Program at UNC Charlotte

Spreading the word: The UNC Charlotte has an interesting Dual Degree in Architecture and Computer Science/Inf...

Iconic Road Bridge construction images

The process of fabrication implies the use of advanced technology like CNC, Laser Cut, 3D printing, etc. The h...

Iconic Road Bridge Design Optimization

Optimization is always a complex task, because involves design criteria and iterative decisions over the same ...

The Future of/for Architects?

INTRODUCTION This short essay uses the The Future for Architects? (Robinson, et al. 2013) report as a referenc...

Data Visualization

What is Data Visualization? Data visualization consists in communicate raw data clearly and efficiently to the...

FLUX.IO – Moving to the cloud

Early this year, I was invited with some colleagues to San Francisco to test a new technology called FLUX.IO. ...

TALCA: nature – data – fabrication (cuestion de educación)

Este año tuve la oportunidad de enseñar durante dos semanas en la Facultad de Arquitectura de la Universidad...

MATHS: Introduction + Set Theory

INTRODUCTION: In computational design or parametric design. Maths are necessary in order to develop models, re...

Contest for CEZEMAT

We provide services for surface analysis and surface panelization. Further information click on the image. ...

GenerativeComponents Offset

En GC todo es paramétrico, y toda la geometría que construyes es referenciada desde el sistema de coordenada...

Cinder++::Cinder Creative Coding Cookbook 5, Particles

Chapter 5 and 6 in Cinder Creative Coding Cookbook provide a series of recipes to simulate and display particl...

Cinder++::Cinder Creative Coding Cookbook 3 and 4

On chapter 3 the writers focus the recipes on image manipulation, while explains the basic concepts of OpenCV ...

Cinder++::Cinder Creative Coding Cookbook 2

Continue reviewing the book Cinder Creative Coding Cookbook. In chapter two, the writers provides simple recip...

Cinder++::Cinder Creative Coding Cookbook 1

I’m reviewing the Cinder Creative Coding Cookbook from packt publishing and written by Dawid Gorny and R...

ALGOMAD 2013, oficialmente lanzado!!!

ALGOMAD 2013 Algomad 2013 – Enfoque en Sagrada Familia se celebrará del 3 al 6 de Julio en ELISAVA Escuela ...

Typer façade

The past year, I was involved in a refurbish project for EU buildings. The project consisted in renew a 1950 b...

BIO-MIMESIS IN ARCHITECTURE, Integration of Information in the Designing Process

The past year, I had the opportunity to be the external tutor of Christina Iliopoulou Master Thesis. basically...

Integrative Technologies and Architectural Design Research (ICD/ITKE)

This is an Interesting announcement: The MSc Programme Integrative Technologies and Architectural Design Resea...

Extended metal deployé FEA analisys

Computational geometry services for mesh repairing for FEA (Finit Element Analysis). For further information ...

2012 March Digital Crafting, Massana Arts School

A couple of cool friends-architects-coders are organizing a workshop at Massana Arts School in Barcelona. The...

Complex System based on particle behaviour

Emergent systems behaviours for urban analysis Click on image for further information...

Evolutionary strategy for enhanced design of architecture, optimization

The purpose of the present experiment consists in optimizing a building modifying its apertures (windows) and ...

Spatial distribution in buildings through Genetic Algorithm, micro scale

Usually architects spend a lot of hours trying fit rooms and corridors into the building boundaries. There are...

Genetic algorithms as Generative Design System, half scale

A Genetic Algorithm must fulfill a series of spatial and volumetric constraints that oppose each other. The GA...

Travelling salesman problem as a generative model urban, macro scale

A Genetic Algorithm to solve the problem Travelling Sales Problem (TSP) is adapted to find the shortest path f...

Algoritmo Genético para el problema del viajante.

Este post lleva varios meses en el ordenador y es tiempo de mostrarlo. El problema del viajante (TSP), es un ...

IDOM Madrid Headquarters, Façade (collaboration): 2008 Madrid

We generate Pattern for laser cut and sheet metal punched Click on the image for further information ...

Mercat Encants: Barcelona 2008 (Collaboration)

At the end of the year 2007, I won a research grant in R + D from Rafael Escolá Foundation. This prize gave m...

Pedestrian bridge contest: Gran canaria 2008

During 2008 I developed, with two amazing architects (Marina Diez and Fernando Rial) a pedestrian bridge conte...

Exposition Santarem Model: 2007

This model was prepared in almost 6 days using rhinoscript. For one side we made the ribs for the terrain, and...

Concurso edificio de la fiscalia: madrid 2007

For this competition we tried a surface subdivision based in vectors. The first try was use the vector length...

Concurso Barcelo: Madrid 2007

The barcelo contest, is a complex mix of sport, market and living.  We start working with subtracting shapes ...

Europan: 2007 Sion

These images are from the Europan contest in 2007. We never sent the boards, so they are unfinished. This prob...

Concurso de lo Civil: Madrid 2007

Estás imágenes corresponden al concurso para el edificio de lo Civil en la ciudad judicial en Madrid. Estuve...

What I’ve been doing / Que he estado haciendo

Por estos días preparo mis vacaciones en Chile, tuve bastante botado el blog, pero eso no significa que no es...

Algomad, Seminario sobre herramientas digitales en arquitectura

ALGOMAD -Algo más que un instrumento: introducción a Métodos generativos en Arquitectura y Diseño- es un s...

GenerativeComponents <-> EnergyPlus, connection (updated)

These days I have been updated my GC<->E+ connection. I fix some bugs to get more speed, and I get it. y...

GenerativeComponents <-> EnergyPlus, Connection (wip)

My PhD. is about Evolutionary Estrategies. More Precisely in Genetic Algorithms (GAs). I understand the GAs li...

proyecto final, 1er año IE School of Architecture, Geometría Arquitectonica II

Estás Imagenes corresponden al trabajo de los alumnos de primer año de arquitectura de la IE School of Archi...

proyecto final, 1er año IE School of Architecture, Geometría Arquitectonica II

Entrega final del proyecto: Los alumnos deberán presentar 8 laminas A2. La presentación será oral con un m...

AA/IE Madrid Summer School 2009

In July 2009 two leading independent schools of architecture, the Architectural Association, London and the IE...

Workshop RhinoScript at ETSAM(Madrid)

The last week I have been teaching at ETSAM in Madrid, doing a RhinoScript Workshop in GIGA  Departamento de ...

SmartGeometry’09 images

Smart Geometry 00:00 am SmartGeometry 01:00 am SmartGeometry 03:00 am SmartGeometry 04:00 am...

What I did in SFO (SG’09) truss optimization

This was my first time in an SmartGeometry, and I was impressed level of all participants and tutors. Truss O...

Sphere Packing

A couple of minutes took me switch the circles with spheres. This time when I saw the script few day after, I ...

Circle Packing Images

The first image has almost 10,000 iterations and the max radius was 500, the other ones are about 4,000 iterat...

Revista de Arquitectura nº15

I was invited to participate in the number 15 of “Revista de Arquitectura” under the title “...

FEA in Process…

After long time trying to achieve another level of analysis, finally we start to do it with SAP. An engineerin...

Finding Forms in Artifitial Enviroments (or looking artifitial environments to finding forms?)

Rethinking about the images (forms) we produce about organic growth structures, we found something interesting...

Pureza, Honestidad y Respeto hacia la Expresión de la Arquitectura.

Etimológicamente, el termino vitruviano decoro, que a su vez deriva de la raíz verbal latina decet – del s...

Estrategias Emergentes

La Biomimética. (Biomimicry) – ECHINOCACTUS GRUSONII (Del bios = vida, y mimesis = imitar) Es una nueva dis...

Tensiones Integrales (Parametrización)

Las estructuras Tensegrity son estructuras mecánicas estables de 3dimnesiones, que mantienen su forma en un c...

Algoritmos Evolutivos como Modelo Propositivo de Diseño

Las formas que produce la evolución se basan en sistemas auto-organizados que emergen de la interacción de l...

Invitación

El Grupo de Diseño Emergente Sudamericano, te invita a colaborar con su blog  designemergente.org. La intenc...