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Atlas of Digital Architecture

Terminology, Concepts, Methods, Tools, Examples, Phenomena

Edited by: Ludger Hovestadt, Urs Hirschberg and Oliver Fritz

Background information for digital design

Digital technology and architecture have become inseparable, with new approaches and methodologies not just affecting the workflows and practice of architects but shaping the very character of architecture.

This compendious work offers a wide-ranging orientation to the new landscape with its opportunities, its challenges, and its vast potential.

Contributing Editors: Ludger Hovestadt, Urs Hirschberg, Oliver Fritz

Contributors: Diana Alvarez-Marin, Jakob Beetz, André Borrmann, Petra von Both, Harald Gatermann, Marco Hemmerling, Ursula Kirschner, Reinhard König, Dominik Lengyel, Bob Martens, Frank Petzold, Sven Pfeiffer, Miro Roman, Kay Römer, Hans Sachs, Philipp Schaerer, Sven Schneider, Odilo Schoch, Milena Stavric, Peter Zeile, Nikolaus Zieske

Writer: Sebastian Michael


  • Comprehensive background information
  • Design, illustration/simulation, communication/working in networks, material/construction, building control/lifecycle
  • The authors are experts in their fields; they research and teach at faculties of architecture
  • Author Information

    Urs Hirschberg, TU Graz, Ludger Hovestadt, ETH Zürich, Oliver Fritz, HTWG Konstanz

    Audience: Architects, Students, Teacher, Computer Scientists