APROGED’S 5TH INTERNACIONAL CONFERENCE | GEOMETRIAS’19: POLYHEDRA AND BEYOND
5th - 7th September, 2019 | Department of Mathematics of the Faculty of Sciences of Porto’s University, Portugal
     
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CONFERENCE GENERAL SCHEDULE

 
The papers’ presentations have been distributed into six thematic sessions.
The papers’ titles are mentionded below, in the schedule for each of the days.
   

SCHEDULE FOR 05.SEPTEMBER.2019

 
09h00 - 10h00 RECEPTION AND WELCOMING COFFEE 1  
     
10h00 - 10h30 OPENING SESSION  
     
  SESSION CC - COMPUTATIONAL AND CONSTRUCTIVE METHODS  
     
10h35 - 10h55 PAPER CC.01
CREATING STAR SHAPED POLYHEDRA BASED ON CATALAN SOLIDS USING MODULAR ORIGAMI
Henriette-Sophie Lipschütz And Ulrich Reitebuch (Germany)
 
     
11h00 - 11h20 PAPER CC.02
VITTORIO GIORGINI’S ARCHITECTURAL EXPERIMENTATIONS AT THE DAWN OF PARAMETRIC MODELLING
Denise Ulivieri, Filippo Iardella And Marco Giorgio Bevilacqua (Italy)
 
     
  SESSION GS - ARCHITECTURAL AND ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS OF GEOMETRIC STRUCTURES  
     
11h25 - 11h45 PAPER GS. 01
GEODESIC STRUCTURES: DOUBLE CURVATURE TRIANGULATED MESHES
Gianluca Stasi (Italy)
 
     
11h50 - 12h10 PAPER GS. 02
GEOMETRY AND EFFICIENCY IN THE JOINTS OF DEPLOYABLE STRUCTURES
Adolfo Pérez-Egea, Pedro Jiménez-Vicario, Pedro García-Martínez, Manuel Ródenas-López Martino Peña-Fernández-Serrano (Spain)
 
     
12h10 - 12h30 DEBATE  
     
  LUNCH  
     
14h00 - 15h00 KEYNOTE SPEAKER
JAVIER BARRALLO
POLYHEDRA: DIDACTIC EXPERIENCES
 
     
15h05 - 16h05 POSTERS’ SESSION  
  GAUDI INVERTED: A LAYERED DESIGN PROTOCOL FOR INTEGRATING MATHEMATICAL INVERSION AND RULED SURFACES
Emmanouil Vermisso (United States of America)
  STRAW MODELS REPRESENTING THE SKELETAL STRUCTURES OF RADIOLARIAN PANTANELLIUM
Takashi Yoshino And Atsushi Matsuoka (Japan)
  POLYHEDRAL CHARACTERS AS A BASIS FOR TEACHING COMPUTER ANIMATION
Ratko Obradović, Miloš Vujanović, Igor Kekeljević, Ivana Vasiljević, Isidora Đurić, Lidija Krstanović and Bojan Banjac (Serbia)
  ARCHITECTURAL APPLICATIONS OF GEOMETRIC STRUCTURES. CASE STUDIES OF SURVEY IN SOUTHERN OF ALBANIA
Luigi Corniello, Enrico Mirra and Lorenzo Giordano (Italy)
  AUTOMATED PREPROCESSING OF VIRTUAL 3D BUILDING MODELS FOR FLOW SIMULATIONS
Raul Piepereit And Margitta Pries (Germany)
  DIGITAL FOLDING DESIGN AND DEFORMATION TEST OF ORIGAMI TESSELLATIONS
Samanta Teixeira, Thaís Yamada And Galdenoro Botura Junior (Brazil)
  THE REPRESENTATION OF OBJECTS IN THE OBSERVATIONAL DRAWING
Teresa Pais (Portugal)
     
16h05 - 16h30 DEBATE  
     
16h30 - 17h00 COFFEEBREAK  
     
17h00 - 18h00 KEYNOTE SPEAKER
MICHAEL HANSMEYER
TOOLS OF IMAGINATION
 
     
21h00 PERFORMANCE OF ORCHESTRA XXI AT CASA DA MÚSICA (for participants who have registered in the social program)
 

SCHEDULE FOR 06.SEPTEMBER.2019

09h00 - 10h00 KEYNOTE SPEAKER
RINUS ROELOFS
HELICES IN UNIFORM POLYHEDRA
   
10h00 - 10h30 COFFEEBREAK
   
  SESSION PT - POLYHEDRAL THEORY
   
10h35 - 10h55 PAPER PT 01
FILLING SPACE WITH GYROID SYMMETRY
Ulrich Reitebuch, Henriette-Sophie Lipschütz and Konrad Polthier (Germany)
   
11h00 - 11h20 PAPER PT 02
CONCAVE DELTAHEDRAL RINGS BASED ON THE GEOMETRY OF THE CONCAVE ANTIPRISMS OF THE SECOND SORT
Marija Obradović and Mišić Slobodan (Serbia)
   
11h25 - 11h45 PAPER PT 03
DISSECTIONS OF CUBES AND GOLDEN RHOMBIC SOLIDS
Izidor Hafner and Mateja Budin (Slovenia)
   
11h50 - 12h10 PAPER PT 04
EQUIFACED SIMPLICES AND POLYTOPES
Gunter Weiss (Austria)
   
12h10 - 12h30 DEBATE
   
  LUNCH
   
  SESSION PT - POLYHEDRAL THEORY
   
14h00 - 14h20 PAPER PT 05
TOPOLOGICAL INTERLOCKING OF PLATONIC BODIES: GEOMETRY ENABLING THE DESIGN OF NEW MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES
Alexei Kanel-Belov, A.V. Dyskin, E. Pasternak and Y. Estrin (Israel, Australia)
   
14h25 - 14h45 PAPER PT 06
AN EULER-CAYLEY FORMULA FOR GENERAL KEPLER-POINSOT POLYHEDRA
Dirk Huylebrouck (Belgium)
   
14h50 - 15h10 PAPER PT 07
POLYHEDRAL TRANSFORMATION BASED ON ROTATIONAL QUADRATIC SURFACES PROPERTIES
Andrés Martín-Pastor (Spain)
   
  SESSION IL - ILLUSTRATING POLYHEDRA
   
15h15 - 16h05 PAPER IL 01
THE CONSTRUCTION OF REGULAR AND SEMIREGULAR POLYHEDRA THROUGH THE SYNTHETIC METHOD
Leonardo Baglioni and Federico Fallavollita (Italy)
   
16h05 - 16h30 DEBATE
   
16h30 - 17h00 COFFEEBREAK
   
17h00 - 18h00 KEYNOTE SPEAKER
HENRY SEGERMAN
ARTISTIC MATHEMATICS: TRUTH AND BEAUTY
   
19h30 GUIDED TOUR TO CASA DA MÚSICA
   
21h00 CONFERENCE DINNER
 

SCHEDULE FOR 07.SEPTEMBER.2019

09h00 - 10h00 KEYNOTE SPEAKER
MANUEL ARALA CHAVES
SYMMETRIES IN PORTUGUESE AZULEJOS (AND WHAT THIS HAS TO DO WITH GEOMETRIES)
   
10h00 - 10h30 COFFEEBREAK
   
  SESSION PE - POLYHEDRA IN THE EDUCATIONAL CONTEXT
   
10h35 - 10h55 PAPER PE 01
AN INTRODUCTION TO SOLID TESSELLATIONS WITH STUDENTS OF ARCHITECTURE
João Pedro Xavier, José Pedro Sousa, Alexandra Castro and Vera Viana (Portugal)
   
  SESSION AP - APPLICATIONS OF POLYHEDRA AND GEOMETRIC STRUCTURES
   
11h00 - 11h20 PAPER AP 01
SOURCES AND FEATURES OF THE SMALL STELLATED DODECAHEDRONS PAINTED IN GENOA
Cristina Candito and Ilenio Celoria (Italy)
   
11h25 - 11h45 PAPER AP 02
THE “HELE” MODULE OF RAFAEL LEOZ. RESEARCH AND PHOTOGRAPHIC DISSEMINATION OF MODULAR COMBINATION IN ARCHITECTURE
Joan Carles Oliver (Spain)
   
11h50 - 12h10 PAPER AP 03
INVENTION AND ORDER
Joana Maia and Vitor Murtinho (Portugal)
   
12h15 - 12h35 PAPER AP 04
POLYHEDRONS IN THE WOODEN TEMPLE ARCHITECTURE OF ANCIENT RUSSIA
Olga Melnikova (Russia)
   
12h35 - 13h00 DEBATE
   
  LUNCH
   
14h30 - 16h00 WORKSHOP 1: DIDACTIC EXPERIENCES WITH POLYHEDRA / WORKSHOP 2: MAKING PAPER POLYHEDRA MODELS
   
16h00 - 16h30 COFFEEBREAK
   
16h30 - 18h00 WORKSHOP 1: DIDACTIC EXPERIENCES WITH POLYHEDRA / WORKSHOP 2: MAKING PAPER POLYHEDRA MODELS
   
 
SOCIAL PROGRAM  
The Social Program includes:
- between September the 4th and the 7th: an afterhours tour to Clérigos Tower
- on September the 5th: the performance of Orchestra XXI at Casa da Música (Ana Seara (Tua Lágrima em Mim) / Dmitri Chostakovitch (Concert for cello and orchestra n.1) / Johannes Brahms (Symphony n.4)
- on September the 6th: a guided tour to Casa da Música (www.casadamusica.com/en/),
- on September the 6th: the conference dinner,
- on September the 7th: the participation in one of the workshops.
     
   
AGENDA (SUBJECT TO ALTERATIONS UNTIL THE GENERAL SCHEDULE IS ANNOUNCED)
 

The drawing in the rightmost upper image is almost an exact representation of the great stellated dodecahedron inside a regular icosahedron.
Jamnitzer. W., 1568. Perspectiva Corporum Regularium

     
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