***POSITION CURRENTLY FILLED***
This ongoing research looks to further develop recent collaborative efforts between the Department of Architecture and a local manufacturing and fabrication company, Rigidized Metals. Under the guidance of the Research Directors, Research Assistants will take on responsibilities related to the design and development of self-structuring, surface active, and thin-gauge textured metals and their potential applications in building design and performance. Responsibilities include but may not be limited to: parametric digital modeling of complex structures, production of detailed drawing sets for fabrication, and on-site assembly.
Student Skill-Set Needed: Proficiency with Rhinoceros 5.0, Grasshopper, the Adobe Suite, and AutoCAD. Experience with full-scale assembly and fabrication is a plus.
Compensation: Academic Credit, Salary / Stipend, Volunteer
Available: Fall, Spring, Summer
For further information on this opportunity, or to apply, contact:
Faculty Member: Nicholas Bruscia
Office: 323 Crosby