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The 3d printing fabrication of cellular solids structures and its use in architecture

The 3d printing fabrication of cellular solids structures and its use in architecture

Rocha, Bruno Massara; Steiner, Ygor Facco; Venancio, Leonardo Valbão; Lauwers, Sara Rodrigues;

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This article shows the results of the application of parametric design process in the digital fabrication of cellular solids inspired structures by 3d printing in model scale. Two proposal will be presented. Both are devised according to the idea of creating resistant wireframe cellular structure with zero-waste of printing material. The methodology was based in the application of three steps design science research into two different parametric patterns: diagrid and voronoi. It is shown the analytic description of both processes with 3d printed models. The conclusion is that the diagrid pattern offers better control of the design than the voronoi.

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Palavras-chave: Cellular solids; Metamaterials; 3d printing; Parametric Design; Architecture Design,


DOI: 10.5151/sigradi2020-119

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Rocha, Bruno Massara; Steiner, Ygor Facco; Venancio, Leonardo Valbão; Lauwers, Sara Rodrigues; "The 3d printing fabrication of cellular solids structures and its use in architecture", p. 878-885 . In: Congreso SIGraDi 2020. São Paulo: Blucher, 2020.
ISSN 2318-6968, DOI 10.5151/sigradi2020-119

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