Arash AdelPostdoctoral Fellow
Arash Adel is an architect, educator, and researcher investigating computational design methods and large-scale robotic manufacturing techniques in Architecture. Prior to joining Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning as a Postdoctoral Fellow, he was a Ph.D. Research Fellow at the Chair of Architecture and Digital Fabrication at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. In October 2015, he was awarded one of ETH’s prestigious and highly competitive “Architecture & Technology” doctoral fellowships. Before joining ETH, he was a lecturer in Architecture at the University of California (UC), Berkeley, and the recipient of the Weller Research Fellowship in Architecture at Washington State University (WSU). He has taught design studios, seminars, and computational design workshops in the United States and abroad. His professional experience includes projects in Europe, China, the Middle East, and North America. His work has been recognized with several awards and has been published in numerous publications. He has lectured at institutions, including UC Berkeley, Rice University, University of Milwaukee, University of Idaho, Washington State University, and the Moscow City Hall. His work has also been widely exhibited at various galleries, institutions, and events, including AIA National Design Week in Spokane, Museum of Arts at WSU, Harvard Graduate School of Design, Third Gallery Idaho, and the Middle East Technical University in Ankara. He holds a Master in Architecture from Harvard University.