A cloud recycling light

Publication in ShoCK! – Sharing Computational Knowledge! – Fioravanti, A, Cursi, S, Elahmar, S, Gargaro, S, Loffreda, G, Novembri, G, Trento, A (eds.), Proceedings of the 35th eCAADe Conference – Volume 1, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy, 20-22 September 2017, pp. 699-708 A CLOUD RECYCLING LIGHT ABSTRACT The paper focuses on the question “How does our built environment, urban …

Liss C. Werner publishes Grammar Code and Computation

PUBLICATION Publisher: Blurb (February 18, 2016) The book ‘Grammar, Code and Computation’, compiles a series of investigations into rule-based generation of form initiated at Taylor’s University, Selangor. Objective was to start from regulated folding techniques in order to arrive at an understanding of topological. modular, digital and applicational differences. The work was initiated by the increasing amount of taxonomic differentiation …

Bio digital architecture & genetics

Keywords. Organism, evolution, bio­semiotic, protocols, computational biology vs. biological computing, bio­informatics, para­architecture, Gordon Pask, Heinz von Foerster Abstract: Adopting genetic and biological principles to the act of designing through computational means and digital tools is one of the most challenging tasks architects are pursuing in the beginning of the 21st century. Thinking, working and decision­making processes in our discipline of …