publications & patents

2022

Method and apparatus for the sequential additive manufacturing of continuous material transitions in composite layers NA Lee, R Weber, JH Kennedy, J Van Zak, DR Jorge, N Oxman, US Patent App. 17/475,008

Automated floorplan generation in architectural design: Methods and applications. Ramon Elias Weber, Caitlin Mueller, Christoph Reinhart. Automation in Construction, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2022.104385

Solar Exoskeletons – An integrated building system combining solar gain control with structural efficiency. Ramon Elias Weber, Caitlin Mueller, Christoph Reinhart. Solar Energy, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2022.05.048

Natural ventilation in a warming world: An evaluation of computational simulation methods and metrics. Nada Tarkhan, Sarah Mokhtar, Ramon Weber, Christoph Reinhart. SimAUD, 2022 (in press)

2021

Generative Structural Design for Embodied Carbon Estimation. Ramon Elias Weber, Caitlin Mueller, Christoph Reinhart. Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2020/21 and the the 7th International Conference on Spatial Structures, 2021

2020

Photon Mapping of Geometrically Complex Glass Structures: Methods and Experimental Evaluation. Ramon Weber, Christoph Reinhart, Neri Oxman. Building and Environment, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.buildenv.2020.106957

Sequential Multimaterial Additive Manufacturing of Functionally Graded Biopolymer Composites. Nic A. Lee, Ramon E. Weber, Joseph H. Kennedy, Josh J. Van Zak, Miana Smith, Jorge Duro-Royo, and Neri Oxman. 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. Oct 2020. 205-215. http://doi.org/10.1089/3dp.2020.0171

Voxelcrete – Distributed Voxelized Adaptive Formwork. Samuel Leder, Ramon Weber, Lauren Vasey, Maria Yablonina, Achim Menges. Proceedings of the 38th International Conference on Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in Europe. eCAADe, Berlin, Germany 2020

Geometries of Light. Ramon E. Weber. Thesis: S.M., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, School of Architecture and Planning, Program in Media Arts and Sciences, May, 2020. http://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/7582

2019

Multi-Material Printing of Multi Lengthscale Bio-composite Membranes. Ramon E. Weber*, Nic A. Lee*, Joseph H. Kennedy, Josh J. Van Zak, Jorge Duro-Royo and Prof. Neri Oxman. Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2019 – Structural Membranes 2019

Distributed Robotic Timber Construction – Designing of in-situ timber construction system with robot-material collaboration. Samuel Leder*, Ramon Weber*, Oliver Bucklin, Dylan Wood, Achim Menges. ACADIA Conference, Austin TX, USA, 2019

Design and prototyping of a single axis, building material integrated, distributed robotic assembly system. Samuel Leder*, Ramon Weber*, Oliver Bucklin, Dylan Wood, Achim Menges. SOCO 2019: International Workshop on Self-Organised Construction, Int. Workshops on Foundations and Applications of Self-* Systems of SASO and ICAC conferences, FAS*, Umea, Sweden, 2019

2018

Towards Distributed In-Situ Robotic Timber Construction. Samuel Leder*, Ramon Weber*, Oliver Bucklin, Dylan Wood, Achim Menges, 2019, in Leopold, Cornelie, Christopher Robeller and Ulrike Weber. 2019. Research Culture in Architecture. Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration. Berlin, Basel: Birkhäuser

Towards Distributed In-Situ Robotic Timber Construction. Samuel Leder*, Ramon Weber*, Oliver Bucklin, Dylan Wood, Achim Menges. in RCA Conference 2018, Kaiserslautern, Germany, 2018.

*Co-First Authorship