Lecture at ETH Zürich

9.5.2019, Zürich: DTC will contribute a lecture and two models to the Exhibition “wood joints” at ETH Zurich. Wood Joints: Expression of Tectonic Culture Wood […]


5G Smart City

6.2.2019, Kaiserslautern: Wooden 5G smart poles to Kaiserslautern as the first city in the world? The streets of Kaiserslautern may soon be equipped with wooden […]

External Lectures

Lecture at Forum Holzbau

Download our fulltext paper here 06.12.2018, Garmisch-Partenkirchen: Christopher Robeller will be giving a presentation at the 24th international timber construction forum in Garmisch Partenkirchen in […]


DTC on SWR Aktuell

27.10.2018, Kaiserslautern: DTC on air! The regional news show “SWR Aktuell” of the southwest german public TV station SWR has broadcast a report on the […]


Conference Co-Chair of RCA18

27.-28.9.2018, TU Kaiserslautern: / As part of the DFG funded RCA2018 | International Conference on cross-disciplinary research in architecture, the DTC group co-chaired the conference and moderated two paper […]

External Lectures

Workshop at UQ Brisbane

23.-24.7.2018, UQ Brisbane, Centre of Future Timber Structures: In this continuing professional development course, Joe Gattas, Kim Baber (UQ Brisbane) and Christopher Robeller (DTC Kaiserslautern) […]


The DTC group is an interdisciplinary team of architects, structural engineers and computer scientists. We are exploring, researching and teaching innovative architecture and structural systems with wood and engineered wood products, enabled by digital technology and computational methods. Located at one of Europes largest forests, the faculty of architecture at TU Kaiserslautern and its Science T-Lab research group are specialised in timber construction, including a new 5-axis CNC center which has opened in 2018.


Jun. Prof. Dr. Christopher Robeller

Scientific Assistants
M. Eng. Valentin Viezens

PhD Students
Dipl.-Ing. Felix Schmidt-Kleespies

Dipl.-Ing. Robin Lang
Dipl.-Ing. Simon Schmitt

Doris Simon


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