Apropos K

Custom building plastic envelopes straight from the printer

3D Printing: Translucent building facades with integrated functions

A design study illustrates how the new low-tech facade could look. (Image: Professorship of Architectural Design and Building Envelope / TUM)

The secret of the wave

Dipl.-Ing. Moritz Mungenast and his team have developed multifunctional and translucent facade elements that can be produced with a 3D printer. (Image: Andreas Heddergott / TUM)

Long-term tests under realistic conditions

The solar station, a testing installation on the main building of the TUM in Munich's Arcisstraße. (Image: Professorship of Architectural Design and Building Envelope / TUM)