Keynote at Karelia Symposium

On the 26th of April, Jun. Prof. Dr. Christopher Robeller will be giving a keynote lecture at the 4th Karelia Symposium – Building with Wood: Citius, altius, levius in Kuopi, Finland. The event is hosted and organised by the University of Eastern Finland (UEF), Professor of Wood Materials Science Dr. Henrik Heräjärvi and the Teollisuusneuvos Heikki Väänänen’s Fund. More information can be found at

Invited Lecture at ENPC Paristech – Laboratoire Navier

On the 24th of January, Jun. Prof. Dr. Christopher Robeller will be giving a lecture at the Matériaux et Structures Architecturés (MSA) group of the Laboratoire Navier, a joint research unit between the Ecole des Ponts-ParisTech, Institut français des sciences et technologies des transports, de l’aménagement et des réseaux IFSTTAR and the Centre national de la recherche scientifique CNRS. More info at and

Interview at Digital Structures, MIT Cambridge

On the 3rd of November, Jun. Prof. Dr. Christopher Robeller was interviewed by Demi Fang and Paul Mayencourt from the Digital Structures group, led by Prof. Caitlin Mueller, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT in Cambridge. Read the full interview at:

Article in International Journal of Space Structures

Christopher Robeller has co-authored an article in the International Journal of Space Structures IJSS. The paper describes a novel, integrally jointed construction system, which was developed as part of the Swiss National Competence Center Digital Fabrication NCCR dfab.

Robeller, C., Konaković, M., Dedijer, M., Pauly, M. and Weinand, Y. (2017). Double-layered timber plate shell. International Journal of Space Structures, 32(3-4), 160-175., DOI: 10.1177/0266351117742853