Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures. The Next City - New Technologies and the Future of the Built Environment

16th International Conference, CAAD Futures 2015, São Paulo, Brazil, July 8-10, 2015. Selected Papers

  • Gabriela Celani
  • David Moreno Sperling
  • Juarez Moara Santos Franco
Conference proceedings CAAD Futures 2015

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 527)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Modeling, Analyzing and Simulating the City

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Justyna Karakiewicz, Mark Burry, Thomas Kvan
      Pages 3-20
    3. Achilleas Psyllidis, Alessandro Bozzon, Stefano Bocconi, Christiaan Titos Bolivar
      Pages 21-36
    4. Eduardo A. Oliveira, Michael Kirley, Tom Kvan, Justyna Karakiewicz, Carlos Vaz
      Pages 37-54
    5. Gerhard Schubert, David Schattel, Marcus Tönnis, Gudrun Klinker, Frank Petzold
      Pages 55-74
  3. Sustainability and Performance of the Built Space

  4. Automated and Parametric Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Gabriela Celani, Maycon Sedrez, Daniel Lenz, Alessandra Macedo
      Pages 195-212
    3. David Jason Gerber, Evangelos Pantazis, Leandro Soriano Marcolino
      Pages 213-235
    4. Tian Tian Lo, Marc Aurel Schnabel, Yan Gao
      Pages 236-254
    5. Olivia Espinosa Trujillo, Tsung-Hsien Wang
      Pages 272-290
    6. Oscar Gámez, Jean-Claude Bignon, Gilles Duchanois
      Pages 291-308

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures, CAAD Futures 2015, held in São Paulo, Brazil, in July 2015. The 33 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 200 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on modeling, analyzing and simulating the city; sustainability and performance of the built space; automated and parametric design; building information modelling (BIM); fabrication and materiality; shape studies.


algorithmic design architecture of buildings building information modelling collaborative design computer-aided design computer-aided manufacturing data analytic design cognition design theories electronic design automation grammars and context-free languages human-computer interaction impact on the environment mixed / augmented reality modeling and simulation performance-based design shape modeling smart cities urban simulation virtual reality

Editors and affiliations

  • Gabriela Celani
    • 1
  • David Moreno Sperling
    • 2
  • Juarez Moara Santos Franco
    • 3
  1. 1.University of CampinasCampinasBrazil
  2. 2.University of São PauloSão CarlosBrazil
  3. 3.University of CampinasCampinasBrazil

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-47385-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-47386-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-0929
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-0937
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