Resilient bridges made from living roots
Can ancient Indian building techniques for bridge constructions made from living tree roots make a climate-friendly contribution for modern cities as well? A team at the Faculty of Architecture at the TU Munich is looking into this question.
Building botany: Living Architecture
At the Chair for Green Technologies in Landscape Architecture at the TU Munich, scientists are working in the research field of building botany. The activities move under the direction of Ferdinand Ludwig at the interface of empirical research in the natural and engineering sciences and the design disciplines of architecture, landscape architecture and urban planning.