Applications of Generative Modeling and Ceramic Tape Casting in Adorning the Human Form

Summer Undergraduate Research Experience – 2013

Mesh Lab

After my original photgrammetry fails I decided to try again, with some lessons learned. This time around I shot my photos in an area with much less background detail. I … Continue reading

August 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Photogrammetry

123D Catch is a free online web application from Autodesk 123D. The benefit of 123D Catch is that it can produce a 3D model from digital photos. Not only does … Continue reading

August 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fourth Firing

For the fourth firing, we used the manual kiln to fire the our latest laser cutting samples. Notes: -The majority of the samples fired flat but the thicker castings bloated … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Jake Evill – Cortex 3D-Printed Cast

Jake Evill has just graduated from the Architecture and Design faculty at Victoria University of Wellington, with a Major in Media Design and a Minor in Industrial Design. 3D-printed casts for fractured … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tape Casting: Round 5 [E]

The goal of Test Round 5 [E] was to duplicate our successful results from Test Round 4 [D]. We remixed recipe D3 and cast it four different ways – single … Continue reading

July 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Laser Cutting: Round 2

For our second round of laser cutting we used another simple pattern I created in Grasshopper using custom shapes and jitter. As in our last round of laser cutting, we … Continue reading

July 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Third Firing

For our third firing we used our alumina tests from Round 4 [D], some scrap samples and fiberglass. Our biggest concern was to see how the alumina recipe would fire. … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · Leave a comment