Computational Design



Harding, J., Pearson, W., Lewis, H. and Melville, S., (in press). The Ongreening Pavilion. In: Proceedings of the AAG Symposium 2014, 18-21 September 2014, London.

Nielsen, T. H., Melville, S. and Sproat, I., (in press). Populating surfaces with holes using particle repulsion based on scalar fields. In: Proceedings of the eCAADe Conference 2014, 08-13 September 2014, Newcastle.


Shepherd, P. and Pearson, W., 2013. Topology optimisation of algorithmically generated space frames. In: Proceedings of the IASS Symposium 2013, 23-27 September 2013, Wroclaw.

Harding, J. and Lewis, H., 2013. The TRADA Pavilion – A Timber Plate Funicular Shell. In: Proceedings of the IASS Symposium 2013, 23-27 September 2013, Wroclaw.

Melville, S., Lewis, H. and Harding, J., 2013. TRADA Pavilion – Searching for Innovation and Elegance in Complex Forms Supported by Physical and Software Prototyping. In: Prototyping Architecture, February 2013, London.


Harding, J., Joyce, S., Shepherd, P. and Williams, C., 2012. Thinking Topologically at Early Stage Parametric Design. In: Advances in Architectural Geometry 2012, 2012-09-27 – 2012-09-30, Paris.


Harding, J. and Derix, C., 2011. Associative spatial networks in architectural design: Artificial cognition of space using neural networks with spectral graph theory. In: Design Computing and Cognition ’10. New York: Springer Science and Business Media, pp. 305-323.

Harding, J. and Shepherd, P., 2011. Structural form finding using zero-length springs with dynamic mass. In: 2011 IASS Annual Symposium: IABSE-IASS 2011: Taller, Longer, Lighter, 2011-09-20 – 2011-09-23, London.