Glass and Façade Project (MSc)

Glass and Facade Project (MSc)

This course will take place again in the summer semester of 2020.

The lectures in the Glass and Façade Project are about:

  • Glass as façade material
  • Façade design
  • Façade structure
  • Building physics
  • Energy design
  • Climate design
  • 3D printing with glass
  • Excursion

The poster on the right explains the exercise as it was last semester. The content of the lectures will remain the same, the exercise however will change for the next semester.

Download the Poster.

Teacher Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack
Consulting by appointment only
Teaching assistants Robert Akerboom M.Sc.
Timon Peters M.Sc.
Consulting by appointment only
Schedule Summer semester  
  Lecture: -
  Exercise: -
  Start of the course: 04.2020
  Oral examination -
Literature • Script and Reader will be handed out during the course
• Thomas Herzog, et al, Fassadenatlas, Birkhäuser Verlag, Basel/Boston/Berlin 2005
• Ulrich Knaack, Prinzipien der Konstruktion – Fassaden, Birkhäuser Verlag 2007
• Jens Schneider, et al, Glasbau – Grundlagen, Berechnung, Konstruktion Springer Verlag 2016
• Ulrich Knaack, Konstruktiver Glasbau, Müller Verlag
• Jan Cremer, Detail Atlas Gebäudeöffnungen, Birkhäuser Verlag 2015