Chair of Computational Modeling and Simulation
TUM Department of Civil, Geo and Environmental Engineering
Technical University of Munich

Research projects

3D / 4D Building Information Modeling & Processing

Representation and transfer of detailing processes based on formal graph transformation systems ongoing
Methods for creating digital twins of car manufacturing plants ongoing
Deep Linkage between Building Information Models and Digital Drawings ongoing
Development of a multi-LOD data model representing buildings at different phases finished
BIMsite finished
progressTrack - Automated progress monitoring finished
Visual code compliance checking finished
Spatio-Temporal Query Language for Verifying and Analyzing 4D Building Information Models finished
Modeling of the TUM City campus finished

Simulation in Applied Mechanics

Additive manufacturing - process simulation  ongoing
Constructive Solid Geometry, B-Rep and V-Rep Analysis  finished
Additive Manufacturing in Construction - The Challenge of Large Scale  ongoing
Efficient Parallel Computations for the Finite Cell Method  ongoing
Structural Properties of Additively Manufactured Metal Parts by Homogenization  ongoing
Numerical Analysis of Human Vertebrae  ongoing
Image-based finite element analysis  ongoing
BIM-Coupled Vibroacoustic Simulation  finished
Fracture Mechanics  ongoing
Non-Destructive Testing Using Full Wave Form Inversion  ongoing
Organizational Structures in Massively Distributed Systems ongoing

Building information modeling in infrastructure

RIMcomb ongoing
Accompanying the development of IFC-Road / IFC-Rail ongoing
INFRABIM ongoing
IfcBridge ongoing
Open Infra Platform finished
SEEbridge - Semantic Enrichment Engine for Bridges finished
3D tracks finished
ASt: Analysis of possible uses of linked data and ontologies and semantic web in the field of road traffic finished
KBE4Infra - knowledge-based construction of infrastructure structures finished
Feasibility study BIM for existing bridges finished
IfcTunnel proposal finished
IfcAlignment finished

Construction simulation and optimization

SPP 2187: Adaptive modularized constructions made in a flux: precise and rapid building ongoing
Construction process simulation and animation for the planning of bridge construction projects finished
FAUST - Simulation during construction finished
ForBAU - the virutal construction site finished

Pedestrian Dynamics

DISTANSIM: Implementierung von Social Distancing in Personenstromsimulationen  ongoing
BEYOND: AI-based optimization in early design phases of buildings using the analysis of pedestrian flows in Building Information Models ongoing
AHEAD: Automatic extraction of simulation requirements for pedestrian simulation from building information models finished
MomenTUM v2 pedestrian simulator finished
MultikOSi - Support systems for urban events: Multicriterial integration for openness and safety finished
REPKA - Interactive pedestrian simulation for regional evacuation finished

Chair of Computational Modeling and Simulation

Prof. André Borrmann

Technical University of Munich
Arcisstr. 21
D-80333 München

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