Christoph Gengnagel – 2013
Direktor des Instituts für Architektur und Städtebau
Fachgebiet für Konstruktives Entwerfen und Tragwerksplanung (KET)
UdK – Universität der Künste Berlin
Christoph Gengnagel is Professor at the University of Art, Berlin, School of Architecture, Chair for Construction and Structural Design. He is also co-founder and partner at a.k.a ingenieure München. The research activities of his department focuses on design, development and analysis of innovative materials and construction systems. This is based on the use of digital design and analysis tools and the prototypical study of the possible applications of traditional and new materials. The objective is to develop simple solutions to complex technical issues.