Séminaires

07.09.2018
Exploring the usefulness of available experimental data: a machine learning-focused approach to predicting seismic capacity
by Stephanie G. Paal
Zachry Department of Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA
CG.G1.515 11h00 – 12h00


10.01.2017
Digitally-enabled Built Environment – An Overview
Orateur: Prof. Bimal Kumar
Department of Construction Processes and Practice, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, United Kingdom
GC.C3.30 10h30 – 11h30

26.11.2015
Bamboo: the Green Reinforcement
Orateur: Alireza Javadian
Chair of Architecture and Construction, Future Cities Laboratory (FCL), Singapore-ETH Centre, Singapore

15.09.2015

Sensing the Real World: Inverse Problems, Sparsity and Sensor Placement
Orateur: Dr Juri Ranieri
Audiovisual Communications Laboratory (LCAV), EPFL
27.08.2015
Dynamic Behavior and Vibration Control of Tensegrity Structures
Orateur : Prof. Nizar Bel Hadj Ali

Civil Engineering Department, Ecole Nationale d’Ingénieurs de Gabès, University of Gabès, Tunisia

31.07.2015
Monitoring Infrastructure Systems: Theory and Practice of the Value of Information
Orateur : Asst. Prof. Matteo Pozzi
Carnegie Mellon University – CMU, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
08.06.2015
Computational Modeling in Coexistence with Urban Data Streams
Orateur : Vahid Moosavi
Chair for Computer Aided Architectural Design (CAAD), ETH Zürich
11.06.2015
Towards a New form of Bulding Envelopes
Orateur : Dimitry Demin
Chair for Computer Aided Architectural Design (CAAD), ETH Zürich. Co-Founder Algotecture (www.algotecture.com)
22.04.2015
Augmenting simulation predictions of wind around building using measurements
Orateur :Didier Vernay, PhD Student
Future Cities Laboratory (FCL), Singapore ETH Centre for Global environmental Sustainnability

13.03.2015

Simulating the dynamics of the CX-100 wind turbine blade: verification, validation, and model selection
Orateur :Dr Kendra L. Van Buren
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA
27.03.2015
Bayesian uncertainty quantification and propagation in structural dynamics simulations using vibration measurements
Orateur :Prof. Costas Papadimitriou
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Thessaly Volos, Greece

29.10.2014
Interacting with Alternatives
Orateur :Prof. Robert Woodbury, Professor
School of Interactive Arts and Technology, Simon Fraser University, Surrey, BC, Canada
23.07.2014
Optimal Sensor Placement for Wind Studies Around Building
Orateur :Maria Papadopoulou, PhD Student
School of Design and Environment, Department of Building – National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore
Future Cities Laboratory (FCL) – Singapore-ETH Centre for Global Environmental Sustainability

05.07.2013

Orateur : Sez Atamturktur, Assistant Professor
Glenn Department of Civil Engineering, Clemson University, South Carolina, USA
12.06.2013
Orateur : Maria Papadopoulou, PhD Student

School of Design and Environment, Department of Building, National University of Singapore (NUS)

04.03.2013
Orateur : Campbell R. Middleton, Laing O’Rourke Professor of Construction Engineering
Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, UK
04.01.2013
Orateur : Burcin Becerik-Gerber, Assistant Professor
Sonny Astani Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering,University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
04.01.2013

Orateur : David Jason Gerber, Assistant Professor
USC School of Architecture, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA


22.08.2012

Characterizin and using Thermal Response of Bridges for Structural Performance Evaluation
Orateur: Roland Kormanis, PhD Student, Civil Engineering Programme
University of Exeter, United Kingdom
02.08.2012
Engineering design and computer across disciplines
Orateur: Kristina Shea, Professor of Engineering Design and Computing
Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, ETH, Zurich
16.07.2012
Probabilistic Model Falsification for Infrastructure Diagnosis
Orateur: James-Alexandre Goulet
12.07.2012
Measurement system design for urban CFD-simulations
Orateur : Maria Papadopoulou, PhD Student, School of Design and Environment
Departement of Building, National University of Singapore (NUS)
06.07.2012
Phase Gradient Estimation Techniques in Fringe Analysis
Orateur : Rajshekhar Gannavarpu
29.05.2012
Linkage-based movable bridges+: Design and optimization
Orateur : Ashley P. Thrall, Cardinal John O’Hara, C.S.C. Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering and Geological Sciences, University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, Indiana, USA)
24.05.2012
Improving the Input for the Next Generation Seismic Hazard Maps for Switzerland
Orateur : Dr Donat Fäh
Swiss Seismological Service, ETH Zürich
23.05.2012
Analysis, Experiments and Application of an Antiprismatic Deployable Space Truss System Characterized by Snap-back Behaviour
Orateur : Noémi Frideman, Associate Lecturer at the Ybl Miklos
Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering of Szent Istvan University (Hungary)
02.04.2012
Structural Health Monitoring Methods based on Long-gauge and Distributed Fiber Optic Sensors
Orateur: Brankl Glisic, Assistant Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton University

24.08.2011

Canadian R&D on Innovative Use of Timber in Construction

Orateur : Professor Ian Smith

University of New Brunswick, Canada

17.06.2011

Tensegrity Systems : from the Simplex to the Foldable Tensegrity Ring

Orateur : René Motro, Professor Emeritus

University Montpellier, France

26.05.2011

Information Architecture

Orateur : Prof. Robert Skelton, Professor Emeritus

University of California at San Diego

25.05.2011

Model Reduction and Identification

Orateur : Prof. Robert Skelton, Professor Emeritus

University of California at San Diego

18.05.2011

Dynamic and Static Analysis of Tensegrity Structures, and Tensegrity Shape Control

Orateur : Prof. Robert Skelton, Professor Emeritus

University of California at San Diego

17.05.2011

Minimal Mass Marine Tensegrity Structures, and Tensegrity Wings

Orateur : Prof. Robert Skelton, Professor Emeritus, University of California at San Diego

03.05.2011 to 05.05.2011

Dynamics and Control of Flexible Structures

Orateur : Prof. Robert Skelton, Professor Emeritus

University of California at San Diego

26.04.2011

Decision Support in Ad Hoc Sensor Networks: Autonomous Construction Safety Monitoring

Orateur : Dr. William J. O’Brien

15.04.2011

Coupled Seismogenic Geohazards in Alpine Regions – An Overview of Project COGEAR

Orateur : Dr. Donat Fäh

23.03.2011

Systems Engineering in Building and City Design

Orateur : Dr.-Ing. Philipp Geyer

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar

23.02.2011

Hybrid Time-Frequency Blind Source Separation towards Ambient System Identification of Structures

Orateur : Dr. Sriram Narasimhan, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

18.02.2011

Toward an integrated form-finding methodology in Computer Aided Design.T-CAD: progresses in free-form design of Tensegrity systems

Orateur : Ing. Alberto Campesato

ACCED Rotterdam, NL Witte de Withstraat 47A Rotterdam, Netherland


22.06.2010

Orateur : Prof. Frédéric Bourquin
15.06.2010
Orateur : Landolf Rhode-Barbarigos
08.06.2010
Orateur : Prof. Robert Amor
19.05.2010
Orateur : Dr. Bijaya Jaishi
18.05.2010
Orateur : Dr. Ki-Young Koo

Date Type Subject Speaker Language Duration
14.01.2009
16h00
IMAC Présentation du logiciel Hortisol Dr. Gilbert Morand Français 40 min
24.02.2009
11h00
IMAC – LMS From geotechnical model to seismic microzonation: three approaches on the test bench Julie REGNIER Anglais 40 min
14.07.2009
13h00
IMAC Thesis preparation: Model-Free Data Interpretation for Continuous Monitoring of Complex Structures Daniele POSENATO Anglais 40 min
4.08.2009
10h30
IMAC Deployable Tensegrity Systems : Forms for Adaptive Architecture Giuseppe Ruscica Anglais 40 min
27.08.2009
10h30
IIC Soft Computing in Structural Optimization Prof. Tim McCarthy Anglais 40 min
22.10.2009
10h30
IMAC Model-Updating in Long-Term Structural Health Monitoring Bjorn Karczewski Anglais 40 min
05.11.2009
10h30
ENAC Vibrations et son solidien dans la proximité des rails ferroviaires Dr. A. Ziegler Français 40 min
12.11.2009
10h30
ENAC Long term monitoring and operational modal analysis of long/tall civil structures Prof. James Brownjohn Anglais 40 min

Date Type Subject Speaker Language Duration
8.01.2008
14h00
IS Vulnérabilité sismique. De l’échelle du bâtiment à celle de la ville. Apport des techniques expérimentales in situ – Application à Grenoble. Michel Clotaire Français 40 min
05.03.2008
15h30
IMAC Thesis preparation (IMAC staff only) Sandro Saitta English 40 min
08.04.2008
09h30
IS The new loss estimation tool in QUAKELOSS2: Background and application Dr. Goran Trendafiloski English 40 min
16.04.2008
11h00
IS Structural Engineering in South Africa and research at the University of Stellenbosch : An Overview Prof Jan Wium English 40 min
22.04.2008
10h30
IMAC Le séisme de Martinique du 29/11/2007 : dégâts, aspects macrosismiques et études sous vibrations ambiantes Michel Clotaire Français 40 min
26.05.2008
10h30
IS Civil Systems State Estimation Prof. Carl Haas English 40 min
14.07.2008
14h30
IMAC Thesis preparation : Seismic vulnerability of cultural heritage buildings in Switzerland (IMAC staff only) Mylène Devaux English 40 min
10.11.2008
11h00
IS Automated Construction of AEC Project 4D Information Models (P4dIM) and Applications Dr. Frédéric Bosché English 40 min
SUMMER BREAK

Date Type Subject Speaker Language Duration
30.01.2007 IMAC Adaptive Civil Structures: the Example of Tensegrity Bernard ADAM English 40 min
27.03.2007
14h00
EPFL Data mining in the real world : What do we need and what do we have? Françoise SOULIE FOGELMAN (KXEN, France) English 30 min
29.03.2007
10h30
IS Sustainable Infrastructure Chris HENDRICKSON (CMU, USA) English 30 min
17.04.2007 IS Optical Metrology at IMAC Pramod RASTOGI English 30 min
04.05.2007 IMAC Seismic vulnerability of cultural heritage buildings Mylène DEVAUX English 30 min
23.05.2007
10h30
IS Vers l’élimination par modèle des perturbations d’origine thermique en détection d’endommagement Frédéric BOURQUIN (LCPC, France) English 30 min
12.06.2007 IMAC Evaluating Reliability of Multiple-Model System Identification Suraj RAVINDRAN English 15 min
20.06.2007
10h00
IMAC A novel formulation of the equivalent frame model for seismic analysis of unreinforced masonry buildings Youssef BELMOUDEN French 30 min
03.07.2007
14h30
IS Optimisation énergétique par variation de paramètres : l’exemple de bSol Michel Bonvin French 30 min
10.07.2007 IMAC A Bounded Index for Cluster Validity Sandro SAITTA English 15 min
17.07.2007 IMAC Measurement System Design Using Damage Scenarios Ian F.C. Smith English 15 min
28.08.2007 IMAC Optimal Sensor Placement for Damage Detection: Role of Global Search Prakash Kripakaran English 15 min
SUMMER BREAK
02.11.2007
10h00
IS FE limit analysis strategies for masonry buildings: historical heritage rehabilitation and seismic upgrading with carbon fibres. Gabriele MILANI English 40 min
06.11.2007 IMAC System Identification: Data Mining to Explore Multiple Models Prakash KRIPAKARAN English 15 min
08.11.2007
9h00
IS Model-based Integration of Diagnosis and Fault Analysis during the Entire Life Cycle Peter STRUSS (TUM, Germany) English 30 min

Date Type Subject Speaker Language Duration
14.02.2006 IMAC Le Corbusier, Xenakis, Chandigahr et le Capitole Mylène DEVAUX French 15min
21.03.2006 IMAC Thesis Presentation Christian GREIFENHAGEN English 45min
11.04.2006 IS Self Diagnosis and Self Repair Bernard ADAM English 30min
09.05.2006 IMAC Conference Preparation Prof. Ian F.C. SMITH English 30min
16.05.2006 IS Evaluation de la vulnérabilité sismique des bâtiments existants du type Suisse Dr. Youssef BELMOUDEN French 30min
20.06.2006 IMAC Multiple-Model System Identification Suraj RAVINDRAN English 15min
20.06.2006 IS Stochastic Modeling and Reliability Analysis in Geotechnics and Structures Prof. Quevedo (Cuba) English 45min
22.06.2006 IMAC Self-Aware and Learning Structures Bernard ADAM English 15min
22.06.2006 IMAC Combining two Data Mining Techniques for System Identification Sandro SAITTA English 15min
22.06.2006 IMAC Conference Preparation Prof. Benny RAPHAEL (Singapore) English 15min
23.06.2006 IMAC Novel concepts in phase shifting interferometry and its application to holographic moiré Abhijit PATIL English 40min
23.06.2006 IS Multi-objective optimisation Prof. Benny RAPHAEL (Singapore) English 15min
11.07.2006 IS Dynamic Planning and Control of Civil Infrastructure Systems Development Prof. Feniosky Peña-Mora (USA) English 45min
21.07.2006 IS An Option Based Model for Evaluating ADR Investments in Design and Construction Projects Prof. Feniosky Peña-Mora (USA) English 45min
SUMMER BREAK
06.09.2006 IS Performance based optimal seismic retrofitting of yielding plane frames using added viscous damping Robert LEVY (Israel) English 30min
24.10.2006 IS Détermination de la résistance latérale de voiles en maçonnerie Dr. Pierino LESTUZZI French 30min
21.11.2006 IS Do you cluster better than the computer? Sandro SAITTA English 30min

Date Titre Durée Orateur
25.01.2005 Novel concepts in phase shifting interferometry Abhijit PATIL
12.03.2005 Monitoring and Modeling of costruction material during hardening (***) Marco VIVIANI
14.04.2005 Présentation nouveau SOFO (****) Daniele INAUDI, Samuel VURPILLOT
10.05.2005 Etude d’une structure active en soufflerie Antje LANDSCHULZ
17.05.2005 Static-cyclic tests of low reinforced concrete shear walls Christian GREIFENHAGEN
24.05.2005 Multi-objective control of an adaptive tensegrity structure Bernard ADAM
16.06.2005 Seismic vulnerability of monumental buildings in Switzerland 15 min Mylène DEVAUX
28.06.2005 Supporting engineers during system identification 15 min Sandro SAITTA
05.07.2005 Sensors, Models and Videotape 45 min Prof. Ian SMITH
08.07.2005 Invited speaker Olga BANNOVA
21.07.2005 Invited speaker 45 min Burku AKINCI
09.08.2005 KnowPrice: Using derivational analogy to estimate project costs 15 min Sandro SAITTA
16.08.2005 Capteurs d’ions chlore 45 min Françine LAFERRIERE
06.10.2005 Invited speaker National University of Singapore
To be defined Evaluation de la vulnérabilité sismique de bâtiment de maçonnerie non armée Youssef BELMOUDEN