Hans Jakob Wagner is a Research Associate at the Institute for Computational Design and Construction (ICD). He received a BSc in Architecture from Vienna University of Technology and subsequently completed the ITECH Master Program at University of Stuttgart in 2017. During his studies he worked for architecture offices in Vienna and Paris, at the Vienna University of Technology and the University of Stuttgart. His research interests are focused around the topics of advanced computational timber architecture and associated production processes within the research project “Timber Construction 4.0” and the “Cluster of Excellence – Research Network I”





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. (accepted)

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. Conference Book. fatuk – Faculty of Architecture, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany. (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, FORUM HOLZBAU, Biel, pp. 239-249. (ISBN 978-3-906226-23-1)


Integrative interdisciplinary advancements of digital timber architecture – The BUGA Wood Pavilion, ACADIA 2019, Austin, USA

The BUGA Wood Pavilion, Trekonstruksjonsdagen 2019, Oslo, NOR

Parametrisches Entwerfen und bionisches Design – Beispiele für digitalen Holzbau, BDLA Entwerfertage, Berlin, GER

Konstruktiver Holzbau im Zeitalter des Digitalen, Kolloquiumsreihe Planet Erde 3.0 – Alfried Krupp Kolleg, Greifswald, GER

Computational Lightweight Construction, Digital Bauen – Detail Lecture Series, Köln, GER

Robotic Fabrication Processes for the BuGa Wood Pavilion 2019, Robouwtics – Robotics in Architecture Symposium, TU Delft, NL

Additive and Subtractive Robotic Fabrication for the BuGa Timber Shell 2019, Symposium der Studiengemeinschaft Holzleimbau, Blaustein, GER

Fibrous Joints for Segmented Timber Shells, RCA Conference 2018, fatuk TU Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, GER

Digital Timber Architecture, Lecture-Series “Holz: Material für die Zukunft”, com:bau 2018, Dornbirn, AT


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Hans Jakob Wagner on ResearchGate