Design to Robotic Production for Informed Materialization Processes

  • Sina Mostafavi TU Delft, Bouwkunde
  • Ana Anton TU Delft, Bouwkunde
  • Serban Bodea TU Delft, Bouwkunde


Design to Robotic Production (D2RP) establishes links between digital design and production in order to achieve informed materialization at an architectural scale. D2RP research is being discussed under the computation, automation and materialization themes, by reference to customizable digital design means, robotic fabrication setups and informed materialization strategies implemented by the Robotic Building group at Hyperbody, TU Delft.


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How to Cite
MOSTAFAVI, Sina; ANTON, Ana; BODEA, Serban. Design to Robotic Production for Informed Materialization Processes. SPOOL, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 1, p. 7-12, dec. 2017. ISSN 2215-0900. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 22 mar. 2019. doi: