Conferences & Others

RESEARCH

Research Profile that focuses in the following areas:
1. Building Information Modeling.
2. Building Performance Simulation & Sustainable Design.
3. Computer-Aided Architectural Design.
4. Space Layout Planning
5. Urban Modeling

Download a summary Portfolio (pdf 3Mb, ENU_feb2011)

FUND ATRACTION TRACK
Year from-to From institution To institution Amount
2007-2011 Conicyt (CHILE) Bauhaus Universität Weimar USD 100.000
2011-2012 Bauhaus Universität Weimar (GERMANY) Chair of ComputerScience in Architecture BUW

USD 30.000

2012-2015 Fondecyt (CHILE) School of Architecture UBioBio

USD 100.000

2012-2013 Ministerio de Obras Públicas MOP Universidad del BioBio

USD 21.000

PUBLICATIONS

Books
 "BIM Supported Building Envelopes and Space Layout Based on a Case Study in South America". Published by Bauhaus Verlag, Germany, 2011.
ISBN-10: 3860684507 / ISBN-13: 978-3860684504. Buy here

Indexed Journals (ISI)
 "Plausibility in Early Stages of Architectural Design. A new tool for High-Rise Housing Buildings". Donath,D. and Lobos, D. Journal Tsinghua University Science and Technology, Vol 14(3), June2009, 327-332. Published by Tsinghua University Press (Beijing, China).

 “Space Layout Problem in Architecture. A survey and reflections”, Lobos, D and Donath, D Arquiteturarevista. Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (Brasil), Volumen 6(2), Jul/Dec2010, pp136-161.

 “Das Magnitude 8.8 Maule (Chile)-Erdbeben vom 27. Februar 2010 – Ingenieuranalyse der Erdbebenschäden. Teil 1 ” Abrahamczyk, L; Schwarz, J; Lobos, D and Maiwald, H. Bautechnik 87(8), 2010, pp462-474. Wiley online library.

 “Das Magnitude 8.8 Maule (Chile)-Erdbeben vom 27. Februar 2010 – Ingenieuranalyse der Erdbebenschäden. Teil 2 ” Abrahamczyk, L; Schwarz, J; Lobos, D and Maiwald, H. Bautechnik 87 (8), 2010, pp614-622. Wiley online library.


Journals
 "Typing the Shape of a Building: Zoning Planning Support Tool for Individual Plots in Architectural Design". Donath D and Lobos D. AMIT 2008 Journal issue 4(5), pp1-11. Published by Moscow Institute of Architecture (Moscow, Russia).

Congresses
 "Top down and bottom up – using BIM to merge these two design strategies"
Donath, D.; Lobos, D. 12th Sociedad Iberoamericana de Gráfica Digital Congress (SIGRADI XII). Universidad de La Habana, Cuba (dec2008).

 "Plausibility in Early Stages of Architectural Design. A new tool for High-Rise Housing Buildings". Donath, D.; Lobos, D. 12th International Conference of Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (ICCCBE XXII). Tsinghua Science and Technology, Beijing, People's Republic of China (16-18 oct2008).

 "Massing Study Support. A new tool for Early Stages of Architectural Design". Donath, D. and Lobos, D. Conference for education and research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in europe (eCAADe 2008). Antwerp, Belgium (17-20 Sep2008).

 "One for all, all for one: Connecting Ideas for Collaborative Urban and Architectural Design". Donath, D.; Lobos, D.; Bauriedel, C. 14th International Conference on Concurrent Enterprising (ICE 2008). Lisbon, Portugal (23-25 jun2008).

 "Simulation and Evaluation for Building Shapes and Floor Layout in Early Stages of Design", Donath, D. and Lobos, D. Bauhaus.SOLAR_2008 Kongress, 25/26 November 2008, Erfurt, Germany.

  Plausible Design of Floor Layouts. A methodology based on IT Tools”, Lobos, D. 10th Sociedad Iberoamericana de Gráfica Digital Congress (SIGRADI X), 293-298. Universidad de Chile, Santiago de Chile (Nov2006).

Magazines and others
•  Magazine TODOOBRAS-CHILE, article on Stand UDLA in event "Launching of Line AutoCad 2005 Hyatt Hotel", Edition Nº 23, June 2004, pp 15.

•  “Apuntes de Computacion Gráfica”, Danny Lobos, Published by Universidad Central, Santiago, 1998.

•  “Elementos de Masa en ADT2004”, Universidad de las Américas, Poster, sep 2004. About the use of Mass Elements in early stages of building design.

On the media

 Articles about Danny Lobos on the medias:

- Chilean Heartquake feb2010 (Deutsche Welle, Alemania) pdf
- Las Vegas Price (Universia, Chile) pdf
- Journal and China (Universia, Chile) pdf
- Students Experts in Germany (Universia, Chile) pdf

 Results of my student´s works in CAD courses:

www.autodesklaforum.com
www.portaldelestudiante.cl
www.archdl.cl

CONFERENCES & Lectures (given)

 "Infar to Eastman". Lecture to Prof Charles Eastman and students of PhD Program. Georgia Tech-University, Atlanta-USA, dec2008.

 “Simulation and Evaluation for Building Shapes and Floor Layout in Early Stages of Design”, 1st International Congress “Bauhaus.solar. Technology – Design – Environment”, Erfurt Exhibition Center, Germany, Nov2008.

 "Plausibility in Early Stages of Architectural Design. A new tool for High-Rise Housing Buildings". Donath, D.; Lobos, D. (ICCCBEXII, Beijing-China, oct2008) .

 "Massing Study Support. A new tool for Early Stages of Architectural Design". Donath, D.; Lobos, D. (eCAADe, Antwerp-Belgium, sep2008).

•  XIV BIENAL OF ARCHITECTURE, Cycle “Higher Education in the Digital Era". Comgrap stand. Title of the lecture: "ACES in UDLA... Generating Vanguard: Academic Experience in Universidad de las Américas with the Autodesk products”. dec 2004, Santiago.

•  Plausible Design of Floor Layouts. A methodology based on IT Tools”, 10th SIGRADI Congress, Universidad de Chile, Santiago de Chile, 21 Nov 2006.

SCHOLARSHIPS / AWARDS

• Lecturer © in Digital Design, University of Sheffield (UK), short listed (Jun2010).

• Scholarship: Post Graduate Funding Programme, Thuringen, Germany (Oct2009).

• Full Granted from Autodesk to attend the AU2008 (Autodesk Annual Meeting) in Las Vegas-USA, dec2008.

Scholarship for PhD Research: "Concurso 2006 de Becas CONICYT de Doctorado en el Extranjero” (Convenio BIRF - Gobierno de Chile). Given by chilean Government, sep 2006.
photos: President of Chile Michelle Bachelet gives personally the diploma.

•  Award to the Six Best Achievements of 2004 for project “Certification of Competences Autodesk and Graphisoft”, Universidad de las Américas, Team CAD, oct 2005.


•  Award "Beca al Estimulo 1997”, Universidad de Santiago de Chile. Given by ViceRectoría de Asuntos Académicos, oct 1997.


•  MINEDUC Scholarship (1993-1994), Food Scholarship (1997-1999), Universidad de Santiago de Chile. Given by Ministerio de Educacion del Gobierno de Chile.

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCES and TRIPS

EUROPE-2002: Germany/Denmark
•  Managment for Project "South America Sounds: Latin American music in Germany", supported by Embassy of Germany in Chile.
•  Interview with architects and exchange of artistic and cultural experiences, Berlin – Copenhagen , July-August 2002.
•  Collaboration with NGO “Gabriel Mistral e.V. - Berlin ” in Chile and Germany for “Una escuela entre dos mundos” project, presented in XXI World Congress of Architecture UIA 2002, Berlin, Germany.

AMERICA-2002
• ARGENTINA: Facultad de Arquitectura Diseño y Urbanismo - Universidad de Buenos Aires (FADU-UBA), interview with Arch. Héctor Miller (Autodesk ATC). Buenos Aires, Argentina. May2002.

EUROPE 2007-2010
• GERMANY: Berlin 1-2-3-4-5, Bonn, Dessau, Jena, Hamburg 1-2, Konstanz 1-2, Stuttgart 1-2-3-4, Munich, Köln, Frankfurt, Göttingen, Erfurt, Leipzig 1-2-3, Weimar (actually living 2007-2011...)

• ITALY: Rome, Vasto 1-2, Bolzano 1-2 (dec2007)
• BELGIEN: Bruxelles 1-2, Osteende, Antwerp (may2008 and sep2008).
• ENGLAND: London and Sheffield (jul2010)

ASIA-2008
•  China: Beijing (oct2008)

AMERICA-2008
•  United States: Los Angeles, Atlanta, Las Vegas (dec2008)

AFRICA-2011
•  Ethiopia: Addis Abeba (jan2011)

 

LATIN-AMERICA 2008-2010
•  Chile:
trips to Santiago de Chile (dec08-jan09, dec09-jan10, mar2010)

LINKS and Downloads

•  BIM/AEC software for Architecture in the world:

Autodesk (USA): REVIT
Nemetscheck (Germany): Archicad (ex-Graphisoft, HUN)
Bentley (USA): Microstation Architecture
Nemetscheck (Germany): AllPlan
Ghery Technologies (USA): DESIGNER/Digital Project

Others BIM/AEC: AutoCAD Architecture (Autodesk), Constructor (Graphisoft), Data Design System, Digital Project (Gehry Technologies), DProfiler (Beck Technology), JetStream (software, NavisWorks), SDS/2, Tekla Structures, VectorWorks Architect (Nemetschek N.A.), Solibri Model Checker, ONUMA Planning System.


•  Links for CAD Companies, Architecture and Architecture Schools in the World (RAR format; jan2009)

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AD Companies
Architecture in the world
Architecture Schools in the world

 

SUBSCRIPTIONS printed (p) and internet (@)

• “ResearchEU”: magazine from European Research Space (p)
• “RIBA Online Services”: Guest member of the Royal Institute of British Architects Online Services (@).
• “CUMINCAD”: Cumulative Index of Computer Aided Architectural Design Works (@).
• “ITC Digital”: Library Digital of Information Technology in civil Engineering and Construction./ ITcon”: Electronic Journal of Information Technology in Construction (@).
• “AECbytes”http://www.aecbytes.com/ "CADdigest Weekly"www.caddigest.com(@)
• "Deutschland" Magazine, published by Societätsdruck Societätsverlag Frankfurter Neue Presse (p).