Proceedings Sydney, 2007

Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures 2007
Proceedings of the 12th International CAAD Futures Conference


Becoming educated, virtual, designed, kinaesthetic, logical, being supportive, virtual, tools, futuristic, becoming determinable, being creative.


Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures (CAADFutures) 2007
Proceedings of the 12th International CAAD Futures Conference. Edited by Andy Dong, Andrew vande Moere and John S. Gero.
Springer, Dordrecht, 2007 ISBN: 978-1-4020-6527-9


  • Augmented reality and tangible interfaces in collaborative design. Hartmut Seichter.
  • Mutually augmented virtual environments for architectural design and collaboration. Xiangyu Wang
  • Conceptual Modeling Environment (COMOEN). Chih-Chieh Scottie Huang.
  • Simulation of an historical building using a tablet MR system. Atsuko Kaga, Masahiro Kawaguchi, Tomohiro Fukuda, and Wooklhyun Yeo.
  • Didactical integration of analog and digital tools into architectural education. Milena Stavric, Heimo Schimek, and Alfred Wiltsche.
  • Aesthetic data visualization as a resource for educating creative design. Andrew vande Moere.
  • Is a digital model worth a thousand pictures? Ivanko Iordanova, Temy Tidafy, and Giovanni de Paoli.
  • Learning by doing in the age of design computation. Mine Ozkar.
  • Topology of urban environments. Emily Whiting, Jonathan Battat, and Seth Teller.
  • Discovering computational structures in architecture. Ganapathy Mahalingam.
  • Plastic surgery in the evolutionary design of spatial form. Michael A.Rosenman and Nicholas Preema.
  • A system for providing customized housing. Deborah Benros, Jose P. Duarte, and Fernando Branco.
  • Algogram: Automated diagrams for an architectural design studio. Christiane M. Herr and Justyna Karakiewicz.
  • Use of a mobile architectural guide. Alexander Koutamanis.
  • Unreal studio. Sean Pickersgill.
  • Spacensing. Stefan Zedlacher.
  • Puppeteering architecture. Urs Hirschberg, Martin Fruhwirth, and Stefan Zedlacher.
  • Paramatric design in architecture. Marc Aurel Schnabel.
  • Spatial similarity metrics. Thomas Grasl and Athanassios Economou.
  • A parametric representation of ruled surfaces. Elena Prousalidou and Sean Hanna.
  • Managing Contingency in parametric models through implicit relational modeling. Davis Marques and Robert Woodbury.
  • Early architectural design and BIM. Hannu Pentilla.
  • Developing a framework for linking design intelligence from multiple professions in the AEC industry. Dominik Holzer, Yamin Tengono, and Steven Downing.
  • Design collaboration using IFC. John MItchell, Justin Wong, and Jim Plume.
  • Stretching the trousers too far? Anita Moum, Tore Haugen, and Christian Koch.
  • Urban generator. Luca Caneparo, Mattia Collo, Alfonso Montuori, and Stefano Pensa.
  • Avatar expression agent in virtual architecture. Jumphon Lertlakkhanakul, Sun-Hwie Hwang, and Jin-Won Choi.
  • Does color have weaker impact on human cognition than material? Chiu-Shui Chan.
  • Designing virtual worlds for 3D electronic institutions. Greg Smith, Ning Gu, and Mary Lou Maher.
  • Local navigation can reveal implicit relations. Yingjie Chen, Zhenyu Qian, and Robert Woodbury.
  • Computer-Aided design tools that adapt. Wei Peng and John S. Gero.
  • Integrating advanced shader technology for realistic architectural virtual reality visualisation. Tan Beng Kiang and Daniel Hii Jun Chung.
  • From passive to proactive design elements. Mary Lou Maher, Kathryn Merrick, and Rob Saunders.
  • A framework for the design of kinetic facades. Jules Moloney.
  • Design science labs. Urs Hirschberg and Michael Stadler.
  • Morphosis. Nancy Diniz, Cesar Branco, Miguel Sales Dias, and Alasdair Turner.
  • Measuring human behaviour using Head-Cave. Chengyu Sun, Bauke de Vries, and Jan Dijkstra.
  • Automatic product color design using genetic searching. Hung-Cheng Tsai, Chia-Young Hung, and Fei-Kung Hung.
  • Interpreting architectural space through camera movement. Wei Yan and Weiling He.
  • A novel room re-layout design tool for preparedness of earthquake distaster using real-time physics simulation and force-feedback interface. Jaeho Ryu and Ryuzo Ohno.
  • Idea hitchhiking in the idea association process. Ih-Cheng Lai.
  • How to improve creativity. Zi-Ru Chen.