Research Projects

Algorithmic Processes in Wood in Architecture and Design

Research staff: Sille Pihlak, Siim Tuksam Duration: 2016–2020 Financed by Estonian Academy of Arts

Unfinished City

Estonian Academy of Arts Faculty of Architecture alongside Kapitel (former E.L.L Real Estate) are initiating a research program entitled the Unfinished City. Invited researchers and specialists alongside faculty members, researcher fellows and ...

ADAPT-r

The ADAPT-r project is funded as part of the European Union’s 7th Framework Programme. The project is used to support practice-based research, organize international Practice Research Symposiums, exhibitions, seminars and much more. ADAPT-r puts ...

Involving the Client in the Design of Energy Efficient Buildings

Principal investigator: Renee Puusepp Research staff: Martin Melioranski; Taavi Lõoke (MA student); Kaiko Kivi (Mudel OÜ) Duration: 2016–2017 Financed by the State Real Estate Ltd. and the Estonian Academy of Arts

Synthetic Movement of Pedestrian Movement

This research follows the argument that pedestrian traffic in the city can be successfully simulated with agent-based computational models if pedestrians’ movement patterns are appropriately studied first. ...

Providing Spatial Guidance for the Development of Human Settlement

The Estonian Ministry of the Interior commissioned a study from EAA’s Faculty of Architecture for providing guidelines so that county plans can be used to shape settlement patterns. One of the functions of preparation of county plans is, in the ...

Spatial Agglomerations

This research paper, presented by Renee Puusepp, Senior Researcher with the Faculty of Architecture, at the CAADRIA 2014 conference, is a continuation of previous work in the field of digital modelling, yet it relies on a completely new ...

Simulation of Circulation

This work of research, presented by Renee Puusepp, Senior Researcher with the Faculty of Architecture, at the ACADIA 2014 conference, is essentially a continuation of previous work in the field of digital modelling, but the main emphasis has ...