EventsAlternativen konstruieren

Alternativen konstruieren

Dirk Hebel

KIT Karlsruher Institut für Technologie

03 February
Start 6:30 pm


Lecture (in German) and livestream are starting on 03.02.2022 at 6:30 pm.

Dirk Hebel

Dirk E. Hebel is professor of Sustainable Construction and the Dean of the Department of Architecture at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, KIT, Germany. He is also a Principal Investigator at the Future Cities Laboratory SEC Singapore. Prior to that, he was assistant professor of Architecture and Construction at ETH Zürich, Switzerland. He was also the founding scientific director of the Ethiopian Institute of Architecture, Building Construction and City Development in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

He was as well guest professor at Syracuse University and guest lecturer at Princeton University. His research focuses on the study of resource cycles, the development of alternative building materials and construction methods and their application.


Mining and Recycling (UMAR) research building, Enpa NEST; photo©Zooey Braun
Fassade Mehr.WERT.Pavillon, Bundesgartenschau Heilbronn 2019; photo: © Zooey Braun
Mehr.WERT.Pavillon, Bundesgartenschau Heilbronn 2019; Foto: © Zooey Braun
“Myco Tree” from a structure of mushroom mycelium and bamboo; photo:: © Carlina Teteris