Squama: modular visibility control of walls and windows for programmable physical architectures

@inproceedings{Rekimoto2012SquamaMV,
  title={Squama: modular visibility control of walls and windows for programmable physical architectures},
  author={Jun Rekimoto},
  booktitle={AVI},
  year={2012}
}
In this paper we present Squama, a programmable physical window or wall that can independently control the visibility of its elemental small square tiles. This is an example of programmable physical architecture, our vision for future architectures where the physical features of architectural elements and facades can be dynamically changed and reprogrammed according to people's needs. When Squama is used as a wall, it dynamically controls the transparency through its surface, and simultaneously… Expand
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