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Hans Jakob Wagner

M.Sc. ITECH (Dist.), B.Sc. (Arch.)

Research Group Leader | Computational Wood Architecture
Institute for Computational Design and Construction
2017 - current

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+49 711 685 81928

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Keplerstraße 11
70174 Stuttgart
Deutschland

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advanced computational wood building systems and associated robotic production systems and  -processes

Wagner, H. J., Groenewolt, A., Alvarez, M., Menges, A.: 2020, Towards Digital Automation Flexibility in Large-Scale Timber Construction: Integrative Robotic Prefabrication and Co-Design of the BUGA Wood Pavilion, Construction Robotics, Springer, 2020. (https://doi.org/10.1007/s41693-020-00038-5)

Wagner, H. J., Alvarez, M., Bhiri, Z., Buck, M., Menges, A.: 2020, Flexible and transportable robotic timber construction platform – TIM, Automation in Construction, Volume 120, December 2020. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2020.103400)

Wagner, H. J., Garufi, D., Schwinn, T., Wood, D., Menges, A.,: 2021, Three-Dimensional Fibre Placement in Wood for connections and reinforcements in timber structures, Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2020/21 and the 7th International Conference on Spatial Structures.

Wagner, H. J., Chai, H., Guo, Z., Menges, A., Yuan, P. F.: 2020, Towards an On-Site Fabrication System for Bespoke, Unlimited and Monolithic Timber Slabs (Poster), Workshop on Building Construction and Architecture Robotics, International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), Las Vegas (USA)

Wagner, H. J., Aicher, S., Balange, L., Basalla, U., Schwieger, V., Menges, A.: 2021, Qualities of the Unique: Accuracy- and Process-Controll in Project-based Robotic Timber Construction, in Proceedings of the World Conference in Timber Engineering, Santiago di Chile, Chile.

Krtschil, A., Orozco, L., Bechert, S., Wagner, H. J., Amtsberg, Chen, T.Y., Shah, A., Menges, A., Knippers, J., : Structural development of a novel punctually supported timber building system for multi-storey construction, Journal of Building Engineering, Volume 58, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2022.104972

Orozco, L., Krtschil, A., Wagner, H. J., Bechert, S., Amtsberg, F., Skoury, L., Knippers, J., Menges, A.: 2021, Design Methods for Variable Density, Multi-Directional Composite Timber Slab Systems for Multi-Storey Construction, in Proceedings of the 39th eCAADe Conference 2021, Novi Sad.

Chai, H., Guo, Z., Wagner, H. J., Stark, T., Menges, A., Yuan, P. F.:In-Situ Robotic Fabrication of Spatial Glulam Structures, POST-CARBON - Proceedings of the 27th CAADRIA Conference, Sydney, 9-15 April 2022, pp. 41-50. https://doi.org/10.52842/conf.caadria.2022.2.041

Abdelaal, M., Amtsberg, F., Becher, M., Duque Estrada, R., Kannenberg, F., Sousa Calepso, A., Wagner, H. J., Reina, G., Sedlmair, M., Menges, A., & Weiskopf, D. (2022). Visualization for Architecture, Engineering, and Construction: Shaping the Future of Our Built World. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 1716(c), 1–1. https://doi.org/10.1109/MCG.2022.3149837

Yang, X., Amtsberg, F., Skoury, L., Wagner, H.J., Menges, A. (2022). Vizor, Facilitating Cyber-physical Workflows in Prefabrication through Augmented Reality, Jeroen van Ameijde, Nicole Gardner, Kyung Hoon Hyun, Dan Luo, Urvi Sheth (eds.), POST-CARBON - Proceedings of the 27th CAADRIA Conference, Sydney, 9-15 April 2022, pp. 141-150. https://doi.org/10.52842/conf.caadria.2022.2.141
 
Amtsberg, F., Yang, X., Skoury, L., Wagner, H. J., & Menges, A. (2021). iHRC : An AR-Based Interface for Intuitive , Interactive and Coordinated Task Sharing Between Humans and Robots in Building Construction. 2021 Proceedings of the 38th ISARC, Isarc, 25–32. https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC2021/0006
 
Qi, Y., Zhong, R., Kaiser, B., Nguyen, L., Tahouni, Y., Wagner, H. J., Verl, A., Menges, A.: 2021, Augmented Accuracy-A human-machine integrated adaptive fabrication workflow for bamboo construction utilizing computer vision, in Proceedings of the 39th eCAADe Conference 2021, Novi Sad.

Qi, Y., Zhong, R., Kaiser, B., Nguyen, L., Wagner, H. J., Verl, A., Menges, A.: 2020, Working with Uncertainties: An Adaptive Fabrication Workflow for Bamboo Structures, In: Yuan P.F., Yao J., Yan C., Wang X., Leach N. (eds) Proceedings of the 2020 DigitalFUTURES. CDRF 2020. Springer, Singapore. (https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-33-4400-6_25)

Duque, R., Kannenberg F., Wagner, H. J., Yablonina, M., Menges, A.: 2020, Integrative Design Methods for Spatial Winding, Advances in Architectural Geometry Conference AAG 2020 (AAG), Paris.

Duque, R., Kannenberg F., Wagner, H. J., Yablonina, M., Menges, A.: 2020, Spatial Winding: Cooperative Heterogeneous Mulit-Robot System for Fibrous Structures, Construction Robotics, Springer 2020. (https://doi.org/10.1007/s41693-020-00036-7)

Alvarez, M., Wagner, H. J., Groenewolt, A., Krieg, O. D., Kyjanek, O., Aldinger, L., Bechert, S., Sonntag, D., Menges, A., Knippers, J.: 2019, The buga wood pavilion – Integrative interdisciplinary advancements of digital timber architecture. in ACADIA – Ubiquity and Autonomy [Proceedings of the ACADIA Conference 2019]. The University of Texas, Austin, pp. 490-499. https://doi.org/10.52842/conf.acadia.2019.490

Garufi, D., Wagner, H. J., Schwinn, T., Wood, D., Bechert, S., Menges, A., Knippers, J.: 2019, Fibrous Joints for Lightweight Segmented Timber Shells, in Leopold, C., Robeller, C., Weber, U. (Eds.), Research Culture in Architecture, Birkhäuser, Basel, pp 53-64. (ISBN 978-3-035620-23-8) 

Sonntag, D., Aldinger, L., Bechert, S., Alvarez, M., Groenewolt, A., Krieg, O. D., Wagner, H. J., Knippers, J., Menges, A.: 2019, Lightweight segmented timber shell for the Bundesgartenschau 2019 in Heilbronn. in Form and Force - Proceedings of IASS Annual Symposium 2019, Barcelona, pp. 1-8, (ISSN 2518-6582)

Menges, A., Knippers, J., Wagner, H. J., Zechmeister, C.: 2020, Pilotprojekte für ein Integratives Computerbasiertes Planen und Bauen, in Berichte der Fachtagung Bauplanung - Baupraxis 14, pp. 67-79. (ISBN 978-3-00-064639-3)

Menges, A., Knippers, J., Wagner, H. J., Sonntag, D.: 2019, BUGA Holzpavillon – Freiformfläche aus robotisch gefertigten Nulltoleranz- Segmenten, in Proceedings of the 25. Internationales Holzbau-Forum IHF 2019, pp. 129-138. (ISBN 978-3-906226-29-3)

Garufi, D., Wagner, H.J., Bechert, S., Schwinn, T., Wood, D., Menges, A., Knippers, J.: 2018, Fibrous Timber Joints for Segmented Timber Shells, in Cornelie Leopold, Christopher Robeller and Ulrike Weber (eds.): RCA 2018. Research Culture in Architecture x International Conference on Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration, Kaiserslautern. (ISBN 978-3-95974-094-4)

Menges, A., Schwinn, T., Wagner, H. J.: 2018, Bionische segmentierte Holzplattenschalen: integrative agentenbasierte Modellierung und robotische Fertigung, in 24. Internationales Holzbau-Forum IHF 2018, Biel, pp. 239-249. (ISBN 978-3-906226-23-1)

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Hans Jakob Wagner is a research associate and doctoral candidate at the ICD with a special focus on advanced computational wood building systems and associated robotic production systems and -processes. 

Hans Jakob received a B.Sc. in Architecture from Vienna University of Technology and subsequently completed the ITECH Master Program at University of Stuttgart with distinction in 2017. During his studies he worked for renowned architecture offices in Vienna and Paris and at the Vienna University of Technology and the University of Stuttgart.

Currently he is working on his dissertation titled "Project-based Robotic Timber Construction: A framework for the integrative co-evolution of building- and automation systems in computational wood construction" and core projects within the DFG Cluster of Excellence IntCDC

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Institute for Computational Design and Construction

University of Stuttgart, Keplerstraße 11, 70174 Stuttgart

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