Final Review week & Open Studio Fall 2019

Here is the schedule of the Final Review Week Fall 2019. And all the studio works will be presented to the public on Open Studio Day on the following Saturday.

  • 1/2 (Thu.)
    • 09:30 HA109
      Core Studio I (MArch I 1st-yr)
      Space of Automatum — Tien-Ling / Hsin-Yi Ho
  • 1/6 (Mon.)
    • 10:00 HA109
      Core Studio III (MArch 2nd Year)
      Green Boulevard Community Building Project — Chi-Yi Chang / Ling-Li Tseng / Juo-Hao Wu
    • 14:30 人社一館HA105
      Option Studio B
      Future Housing — June-Hao Hou / Nai-Chun Chen / Sheng-Kai Tseng
  • 1/7 (Tue.)
    • 10:00 HA105
      Option Studio A
      Redefining the Role of Architects After the 3rd Industrial Revolution — Jessica Lee
    • 10:00 HA109
      Option Studio D
      Untitled — Wei Tseng / Thomas Tsang
    • 18:00 HA101
      Option Studio C
      Robotic Glass Fabrication — Shih-Yuan Wang

Graduate Admissions 2020 Exam

Schedule

  • Registration: 2019.12.10~12.18
  • Document Review: 2020.02.05
  • Interview: 2020.03.21
  • Announcement: 2020.03.31

All other information are in Mandarin. For international admissions, please consult the Office of International Affairs, NCTU.

12/16 Peter Russell Lecture

Peter Russell (TU Delft) Lecture

The Big BIM Theory – Why digitization will save architecture and the planet

Time|2019.12.16 (Mon.) 19:00-21:00 (Check-in starting at 18:30)
Venue|JUT Lecture Hall

Schedule

18:30-19:00 Entry (Waiting entry at 18:50)
19:00-19:05 Opening Remark by Prof. David Tseng
19:05-19:15 Introduction by Prof. June-Hao Hou
19:15-20:15 Peter Russell Lecture
20:15-21:00 Dialog and Q&A

Shape Computation and Shape Machine Symposium

Shape Computation and Shape Machine Symposium @ NCTU

Time: 2019.12.14 (六) 09:00-17:00
Venue: HA105, Grad. Inst. of Architecture, NCTU

Speakers:

  • Athanassios Economou, Prof.
  • Heather Ligler, PhD candidate
  • Tzu-Chieh Kurt Hong, PhD student
  • James Park, PhD student

Introduction

The symposium presents the current state-of-the-art of the Shape Machine, a new computational, visual and disruptive technology, to leading experts in various fields including AI, engineering, computer science, mathematics and design to review, discuss, and envision the field of shape cognition and computing at National Chiao Tung University. The Shape Machine is currently developed at the Shape Computation Lab at the School of Architecture, College of Design, in collaboration with the Schools of Mathematics and Interactive Computing at the Colleges of Science and Computing at Georgia Institute of Technology.

Program

09:00 – 09:10 Opening | Director June-Hao Hou
09:10 – 10:00 Introduction to Shape Computation and Shape Machine with demonstrations. | Dr. Athanassios Economou & Tzu-Chieh Kurt Hong
10:00 – 10:10 Break
10:10 – 12:00 Shape Machine Workshops

  • Group 1: Shape Machine & Architecture
  • Group 2: Shape Machine & BIM
  • Group 3: Shape Machine & Computer Vision
  • Group 4: Shape Machine & Programming Language
  • Group 5: Shape Machine & AI

12:00 – 02:00 Lunch
02:00 – 02:30 Lecture: Shape Computation | Dr. Athanassios Economou
02:30 – 03:00 Lecture: Shape Signature | James Park
03:00 – 03:15 Break
03:15 – 03:45 Lecture: Shape Machine and Interpreters | Tzu-Chieh Kurt Hong
03:45 – 04:15 Lecture: Shape Machine and Architecture Research | Heather Ligler
04:15 – 04:30 Break
04:30 – 05:00 Discussions

Sign-Up

Limited seats, up to 30. Members from architecture, applied arts, and computer science are most welcomed. Sign up by 22:00, Thursday, 2019.12.12.

Sign-up Form: https://forms.gle/aJPLkxjGPLmBZ3Qz7

Requirement
Bring your own laptop, with Rhino v5 or v6 installed.

Reference
https://shape.design.gatech.edu/Machine
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGvWLFZ9eG7MrWOccejWY2A/videos

12/9 Hwa-San Kwan Lecture

[GIA Talk]

What is Architecture? How to conduct researches?

Speaker: Hwa-San Kwan
Ph.D. in Architecture, Michigan University
Former Director of Dept. of Architecture, Tunghai University

Time: Monday, December 9, 2019. 19:00~21:00