Atlas of Digital Architecture
Petra von Both
Petra von Both is Full Professor at the Faculty of Architecture, and Head of the Department of Building Lifecycle Management, at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT).
Born and raised in Germany, she studied computer sciences and architecture and gained her doctorate from the University of Karlsruhe in the field of integral planning. Before her professorship at KIT she was head of corporate strategic development at Nemetschek AG, responsible for product development strategies and research in the field of collaboration, groupware, and BIM.
At KIT, Petra is working on methods and IT-based tools for integral planning. Research focuses on the implementation of technical and methodical integration approaches, for example IFC-based BIM interfaces to energy simulations or lifecycle assessment tools.
Petra is a member of numerous committees in the field of BIM, city modelling, and digitalisation and has worked as consultant for the Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning (BBR) in the area of BIM. She is the spokeswoman of the buildingSMART regional group Upper Rhine and the buildingSMART specialist group BIM and Sustainability.
Building Information Modelling (BIM)
(with Jakob Beetz, André Borrmann, Frank Petzold, and Odilo Schoch)
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