Hans-Christian Wilhelm

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Senior Lecturer School of Architecture


Teaching in 2019


Diplom-Ingenieur Architektur - Technical University Darmstadt (Germany)

Research interests

Joint, detail and pre-fab construction concepts as design drivers across different times and scales, in architecture and furniture design.

Housing, including:

  • performance enhancements to building envelopes with focus on climate comfort/ health, resource and energy efficiency
  • rejuvenation and refurbishment of existing medium and large scale housing complexes
  • innovation in housing typology

Research outputs

Top four research outputs 2012 - 2017

Patent application Germany: Mitre connections for furniture/Gehrungsverbindung für Möbelplatten. Application 2012, registration2016 at German Patent and Trade Mark Office. Application-No. DE201210103596

Patent application Germany: Polygonal framing for furniture/Polygonaler Möbelrahmen, Application 2015. German Patent and Trade Mark Office. Application-No. DE102015112820A8

Utility patent Germany: Modular plug furniture/Modulares Steckmöbel. Application 2015, registration 2016 atGerman Patent and Trade Mark Office. Application-No. DE201520008665

Publication of research and photography of brutalist housing complex named Corviale in Rome (Italy). Reference: Wilhelm, H.-C. (2016) Corviale. Phoenix 6(2), 50-56


Teaching in 2019