Towards a multi-criteria framework for stereotomy - Workflows for subtractive fabrication in complex geometries

@article{Fernando2019TowardsAM,
  title={Towards a multi-criteria framework for stereotomy - Workflows for subtractive fabrication in complex geometries},
  author={Shayani Fernando and Simon Weir and D. Reinhardt and Adam Hannouch},
  journal={J. Comput. Des. Eng.},
  year={2019},
  volume={6},
  pages={468-478}
}
Abstract In a context of stereotomy, robotic subtractive cutting enables design-to-production processes that integrate craftsmanship with advanced manufacturing technology. This paper discusses empirical research into the fabrication of complex and custom-designed geometries by means of robotic subtractive cutting, with a specific focus on modular elements and joint typologies that form an essential condition for self-supporting stone structures. The paper presents research findings in two… Expand
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