Jeffrey Huang

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Full Professor +41 21 693 13 41

BC 104 (Bâtiment BC)
Station 14
CH-1015 Lausanne

BC 104 (Bâtiment BC)
Station 14
CH-1015 Lausanne

Administrative data

Fields of expertise

Design thinking, Smart buildings, Smart Cities, Artificial Morphogenesis, Parametric Design, Digital Architecture, Experience Design

Selected publications


Funded Projects

Artificial Design (Role: PI. Funded by the MIT-SUTD International Design Center).

Algorithmic Urbanism (Role: PI. Funded by SRG Grant of SUTD).

SINLAB/Towards an Alliance between the Performing Arts and Sciences (Role: PI. Funded by NSF Sinergia).

Superstudio: Innovating the Digital Design Studio (Funded by the Swiss Cooperation in Architecture Program/CRUS. Role: Main Applicant and Principal Investigator)

Phototropism in Architecture: Architectural Design as Artificial Morphogenetic Process, (Funded by Swiss National Science Foundation. Role: Main Applicant and Principal Investigator, with Dr. Julien Nembrini)

Common Sense: Minimizing uncertainty of rain-fed marginal farmers in semi-arid India. In collaboration with the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, (Funded by the Département fédéral des affaires étrangères, SDC. Role: Main Applicant and Principal Investigator, with Prof. H.S. Jamadagni)

CityRank: Methods and tools for exploring and generating novel indices of cities, in collaboration with Avenir Suisse (Research funded by the Fondation pour Geneve, EPFL. Role: Principal Investigator).

Home 2.0: Platform for designing, prototyping and testing smart domestic technologies and systems (Research funded by Presence Suisse, Swissnex)

Interactive City: Research studio examining the effects of digitalization on architectural typologies and contemporary cities (Research funded by BCV)