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ADAPTEX, Research & Development




Topic

ADAPtive TEXtile is an autarkic operating textile sun shading solution driven by smart material Shape Memory Alloy (SMA).
Two concepts Wave and Mesh enable various design and application scenarios. The customizable SMA ensures proper operation depending on location and orientation being activated by temperature change due to ambient temperature and solar radiation.


Technical Feature
  • Sun shading
  • Smart Material (Shape Memory Alloy)
  • Autarkic operation
  • Textile construction / design

Status
  • Testing in progress
  • Demonstrator facade under construction

Partner
  • weißensee kunsthochschule berlin
  • Fraunhofer IWU
  • SGS Ingenieurdienstleistungen im Bauwesen GmbH
  • ITP GmbH
  • Carl Stahl ARC GmbH
  • VERSEIDAG-INDUTEX GmbH
  • ITP GmbH
  • i-Mesh

Period

01.07.2017 – 31.08.2022


Funding Programe

BMBF Zwanzig20 – im Forschungsnetzwerk smart³


We provided

Facade-Lab