The Reconfigurable Wall System: Designing a Responsive Structure Reactive to Socio-Environmental Conditions

  • Mostafa AlaniEmail author
  • Arash Soleimani
  • Evan Murray
  • Anthony Bah
  • Adam Leicht
  • Salman Sajwani
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10922)


This paper presents the design, fabrication, and programing of an interactive, responsive wall system. The wall system shape-shifts in response to the surrounding environment aiming at improving occupants’ social and physical experiences of the architectural space. The study identifies and elaborates different dialogues that can be established between occupants, the Reconfigurable Wall System and the surrounding environment.


Reconfigurable structures Embedded computation Interaction design Algorithmic thinking Form transformation Tessellations 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mostafa Alani
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Arash Soleimani
    • 2
  • Evan Murray
    • 2
  • Anthony Bah
    • 2
  • Adam Leicht
    • 2
  • Salman Sajwani
    • 2
  1. 1.Clemson UniversityClemsonUSA
  2. 2.Kennesaw State UniversityMariettaUSA

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