News

Chair facilitates start-up creation in the field of construction robotics
Chairholder invited to university hospital geneva to talk on: The Robotic Future of Elderly Care
New CIB Proceedings W119-TG93: International Conference on Smart, Sustainable and Sensuous Settlements Transformation (3SSettlements)
The chair’s BMBF project on „assistive workplaces” covered in ZDF’s TV documentation series “plan b”
11th World Conference on Gerontechnology
Prof. Inaba of University of Tokyo gives a Talk on humanoid robotics at br2
Opening "Grieserhof" Carehome with LISA-br2-Moduls
BaltSe@nioR at Milan Design Week 2018
Guest Professor Dr-Ing. habil Alexej Bulgakov holds keynote speech at annual assembly of russian academy of architecture, city planning and construction sciences in moscow on 20th april 2018
br2 paper “A framework of indicators for assessing construction automation and robotics in the sustainability context” published in Journal of Cleaner Production
Japan based, multinational firm Kobe Steel (KOBELCO) visited br2 chair at TUM
Cover Page of White Book on Healthy Aging for Taiwan
Work anniversary Lecture Dr. Linner
Chairholder tests new Humanoid Robotic Excavator Doka Robo at Kanamoto in Noda Chiba Japan
Chairholder tests new Telerobotic Excavator System at Public Works Research Institute of the Ministry of Construction
Yao Yorozu no Robot
DFG Memorial Lecture by Prof Bock "Yao Yorozu no Robot" and Dr. Linner in OIT, Japan
DFG Seibold Award lecture series
"Space AGE Space" lecture at DIJ Tokyo
CIB Conference organized by the Chair took place on the 7th and 8th of March 2018 at TUM with international participation

 

International Academic Partners


Partnerships with other Universities:

  • The University of Tokyo
    1. Faculty of Engineering / Architecture Department, Prof. S. Matsumura
    2. Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, Prof. H. Ohno
    3. Department of Socio-cultural Environmental Studies, Prof. A. Deguchi
    4. Institute for Robot Technology (IRT), Prof. Shimoyama
    5. Institute for Industrial Science (IIS), Prof. T. Yashiro
      • Partners in ICI Education Cooperation Program Ausmip and Erasmus Mundus AUSMIP+
      • Exchange of Master Students
      • Exchange of PHDs and Staff
      • Prof. Bock and T. Linner invited Lectures (for example December 2010)
      • Joint Publications:
        • T. Bock, T. Linner, S. Miura (2011) Robotic High-Rise Construction of Pagoda Concept: innovative earthquake-proof Design for the Tokyo Sky Tree. In: Proceedings of CTBUH 2011 World Conference, October 2011, Seoul, Korea
  • Kyushu University
    1. Faculty of Human Environmental Sciences, Prof. Kikuchi, Prof. Alima, Prof. Prasanna
    2. Faculty of Architecture, Prof. Suehiro
    3. Graduate School of Information Science and Electrical Engineering, Chair for intelligent Robots and Vision Systems
      • Partners in ICI Education Cooperation Program Ausmip and Erasmus Mundus AUSMIP+
      • Exchange of Master Students
      • Exchange of PHDs and Staff
      • T. Linner invited Lecturer as part of G30 Program (December 2011)
      • Joint Publications:
        • T. Bock, T. Linner, W. Ikeda (2012) Exoskeleton and Humanoid Robotic Technology in Construction and Built Environment. In: The Future of Humanoid Robots - Research and Applications, Book edited by R. Zaier, published by InTech, ISBN 978-953-307-951-6
  • Harvard University, Graduate School of Design (GSD), Design Robotics Group, Prof. M. Bechthold
    • Invited Lectures at Harvard University GDS, February 2012
      Supervision of PHDs at Harvard University GDS, February 2012
  • Cambridge University
    1. Department of Mechanical Engineering, Prof. G.S. Chirikjian
      • "Robotica", Journal of Information, Education and Research in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge University Press, Editorial Board
      • Currently Joint Activity concerning Special Issue on Construction Robotics, Guest Editor
    2. Laing O'Rourke Centre for Construction Engineering & Technology, Department of Engineering, Prof. Middleton
      • Lectures and Workshops in the Master course Construction Engineering Masters Programme
      • Supervision of 2 Master Theses of the Construction Engineering Masters Programme, 2012
  • ETH Zürich
    1. ETH Zurich Department Architecture, Chair for Architecture and Digital Fabrication, (Prof. Gramazi, Prof. Kohler)
      • Lectures and Workshops in the Courses of Prof. Gramazi, Prof. Kohler
    2. Future Cities Laboratory / Singapore ETH Center
      • Lectures in the Master Module Digital Fabrication, March 2012
      • Guest Critic Final Presentation Design Studio, March 2012
      • Joint Student's Excursion to Japan, March 2012
  • Stanford University, Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Prof. O. Kathib
    • Joint work on Springer Handbook of Robotics
    • Conception of Springer Handbook Book Chapter on Robotics in Civi Engineering (Chapter 47) and Building Robotics (Chapter 48) fort he upcoming edition.
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Smart Customization Group, Prof. F.T. Piller
    • Joint Supervision of the PHD-Thesis of Dipl. Ing. T. Linner
    • Chair for Building Realization and Robotics contributed with two chapters to Prof. Piller's new Book „Mass Customisation and Personalisation in Architecture and Construction", currently publishing process is ongoing, ISBN already assigned: ISBN 978-0415622837
  • Keio University, Japan, Faculty of Engineering, Department of. System Design Engineering, Prof. Akira Mita
    • T. Linner Invited Lecturer, March 2012
    • Work on Erasmus Mundus and/or Double degree TUM Faculty of Architecture-Keio University, 2012
  • IIT Madras, Department of Civil Engineering, Building Technology & Construction Management Division (Prof. K. Varhgese)
    • Joint activity in the program committee of International Association of Automation and Robotics in Construction (IAARC)
    • Supervision of Master thesis of IIT- DAAD Students at the Chair for Building Realization and Robotics
    • IIT Students do internship's at the chairs lab in semester holidays
    • Joint Publication:
      • T. Linner, A. Shrikathiresan , T. Bock (2011) Deploying and Managing Pervasive Computing on City Scale. In: Proceedings of 28th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), June 2011, Seoul, Korea
  • Hanyang University, Korea , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Prof. Han
    • Jointly supervised PHD S. Y. Lee, was 2009 for 1 yer as Post Doc at the Chair for Building Realization , financed by a Korean Stipendia
    • Joint Activity in the Program Committee of the International association of Automation and Robotics in Construction.
    • Joint Publications:
      • Bock, T., Linner, T., Lee, S. (2010) Ambient Integrated Robotics: new Approach for supporting Elderly People with integrated Technology in Living Environments. ISR 2010 International Symposium on Robotics. München , June
      • Bock, T., Linner, T., Lee, S. (2009) Integrated Industrialization Approach for lean Off-/On -site Building Production and Resource Circulation. 7th World Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing, India, November 2009
  • Chiba University, Faculty of Architecture, Prof. M. Ando
    • Partner in ICI Education cooperation Program Ausmip
    • Partner in Erasmus Mundus for PHDs and Post Docs, AUSMIP+
  • Sungkyunkwan University, Dept. of Architectural Engineering/ u-City Design and Engineering
    • Partner in Erasmus Mundus for PHDs and Post Docs, AUSMIP+
    • Joint Organization of German-Korean Workshop at TUM, Oktober 2011
  • Seoul National University, Department of Architecture and Architectural Engineering, Prof. J. Baek
    • Partner in Erasmus Mundus for PHDs and Post Docs, AUSMIP+
  • Saint-Lucas School of Architecture & Urban Planning, Brussels& Ghent, Prof. B. Peeters
    • Partner in ICI Education cooperation Program Ausmip
    • Partner in Erasmus Mundus for PHDs and Post Docs, AUSMIP+
    • Currently Work on Proposal for Double Degree TUM-Brussels-SNU-SKKU
  • Ecole National Supérieure d'Architecture Nationale Paris La Villette, Prof. M. Bourdier
    • Partner in ICI Education cooperation Program Ausmip
    • Partner in Erasmus Mundus for PHDs and Post Docs, AUSMIP+
  • Faculdade de Arquitectura, Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa, Prof. C. Coelho
    • Partner in ICI Education cooperation Program Ausmip
    • Partner in Erasmus Mundus for PHDs and Post Docs, AUSMIP+
  • University Degli Studi di Trento, Centre for Aesthetics in Practice, Prof. R. Troncon
    • Partner in Research Project LISA
    • Partner in TUM's Human Ambient Infrastructure Lab
  • Ludwigs Maximilan Universität, Humanwissenschaftliches Zentrum (HWZ), Prof. E. Pöppel, Prof. Ruhnau, Prof. Wessig
    • Partner in Research Project PASSAge
    • Partner in Research Project GEWOS
    • Partner in TUM's Human Ambient Infrastructure Lab