The ai:L team carries out third-party funded research in the field of light and energy-efficient construction and multifunctional facades. The research activities are closely linked to teaching. Current and completed projects of the institute are presented below.
Planning adaptation, implementation & validation of the developed SOLARshell facade for a new commercial building in Baden-Württemberg.
Activation of the statically needed reinforcement of the Textile Concrete for heating purposes through utilisation of the conductive properties of carbon, which is a component of the armouring.
Analysis of the mechanical and structural behavior of space-enclosing elements from textile reinforced concrete in semi-thermic and high-thermic sections.