Design Automation Lab

A research lab developing methods and tools for supporting design decision making.

Research Projects

HDB Optimization:

Optimization Algorithm for Rapid Sustainable Planning and Design

Nov 2021 to Jun 2023

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VR for Spatial Computational Thinking:

A VR Viewer for Mobius Modeller

Jan 2021 to May 2022

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Spatial Computational Thinking:

Edx Massive Open Online Courses

Apr 2019 to Sep 2020

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Irradiance Mapping for Large-Scale City Models:

The Singapore Solar PV Roadmap

Jun 2019 to Jun 2020

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Reflective Intelligence Amplification:

Tackling Wicked Problems Through Dynamic Search Space Exploration

Oct 2019 to Mar 2021

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Jurong Vision Phase 2:

Parametric Urban Modelling for JTC’s Jurong Vision

Apr 2018 to Mar 2019

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Computational Thinking:

Automated Formative Assessment of Parametric Modelling Assignments

Jul 2016 to Apr 2018

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Smart Design:

Human Centric Planning of Urban Districts

Jan 2017 to Jul 2018

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An Online Community for Learning Digital Design Tools and Techniques

Jul 2016 to Apr 2018

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Jurong Vision

Rethinking Urban Design Practices for Jurong Vision 2050

Jan 2015 to Feb 2016

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Nibmle BIM

A performance-based decision support framework for building design

Jan 2014 to Dec 2016

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Evolutionary Urbanism

Exploration of high density housing developments using cloud computing

Mar 2012 to Feb 2015

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Evolving Buildings

Designing Sustainable Building Using Evolutionary Optimization Systems

Dec 2008 to Nov 2011

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