Market for Individual Research Projects / Theses

Dive into research! We`d like to increase research activities of our master’s degree students. In this market space, research associates and professors at the Department put forward research questions / tasks linked to their current research activities, which are suitable for master projects and/or theses. Current proposals:

15.09.2017

Master thesis at the Chair of Building Technology and Climate Responsive Design on Implementation of a model predictive control tool in TRNLizard

Topic: Implementation of a model predictive control tool in TRNLizard for application of demand-side management strategies in buildings.[more]

09.10.2016

Structural Behavior of Asymptotic Line Gridshells - Structural Eng. / Arch.

Recent research has shown, that the use of asymptotic line networks on minimal surfaces allows for simple fabrication of curved support structures with repetitive joints. What are the load bearing capabilities of such structures?[more]

05.10.2016

Asymptotic Line Networks on Minimal Surfaces - Mathematics

Recent research has shown, that the use of asymptotic line networks on minimal surfaces allows for simple fabrication of curved support structures with repetitive joints. How can asymptotic line networks be designed more...[more]

01.10.2016

Designing with Asymptotic Line Networks - Architecture

Recent research has shown, that the use of asymptotic line networks on minimal surfaces allows for simple fabrication of curved support structures with repetitive joints. What applications and scale could this design strategy be...[more]

19.08.2016

Data Analytics / Urban Planning

In urban and regional planning, complex decisions are often made on the grounds of incomplete information. Recent developments in IT, often termed “big data” and “smart cities” seem to offer new solutions to this challenge....[more]

11.08.2016

CDP - Tangible Simulations

Ziel der Master Thesis / Projekt ist die Konzeption und prototypische Implementierung eines entscheidungsunterstützenden Werkzeuges im Kontext des CDP Forschungsprojektes. Der Fokus liegt hierbei maßgeblich in den Themenfeldern...[more]

10.03.2016

Parametric Investigation of Densification and Urban Heat Island Effect

Where does “rural” stops and “urban” begins? This would be a critical point where the definition of density for urban phenomena becomes more important to avoid future side effects like urban heat island and other ecological...[more]