The Digital Architecture Research Group
Professor Andre Brown
Locative Media and Digital Design
Research interests: Innovative Technologies in Architecture, Digital Technologies, Structural Technologies
Professor Arto Kiviniemi
Building Information Modelling (BIM)
Research Interests: All Aspects of BIM: Integrated Design and Project Delivery, Lifecycle Information Management, Business Models and Collaborative Processes, Software Technology, Data Exchange and Standards, Shared Models And Model Servers, Analysis and Simulation of, e.g. Energy Consumption, Environmental Impacts, Production Methods, Life Cycle Costs
Dr Tuba Kocaturk
Digital Design and Representation
Research Interests: Generative/Computational Design, Augmented/Mixed Reality Applications in Design,Building Information Modelling (BIM), Embedded/Distributed Cognition in Design, Web-Based Socio-Cognitive Models of Design Learning/Teaching, Distributed Intelligence In Design, Emergent Design Strategies/Techniques in Architectural and Urban Design, and Emergent Socio-Technical Systems in Digital Design Practice.
Technology in teaching and design
Research Interests: The use of technology in Architectural teaching, the use of computers and CAAD in the early stages of the design process.
Parametric Design and Fabrication
Research Interests: Emerging Computational Technologies and Their Impact on Form Finding Processes, Material Applications, Sustainability, Digital Manufacturing and Construction, Design and Optimization of Sustainable Building Envelopes Using Parametric Tools.
Dr Nick Webb
Research Interests: Computer Aided Architectural Techniques, History of Architecture, Architectural Critique and Theory, Urban Studies.