Events

Open House!
Open House!
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
RAD Lab & SoA Woodshop
RAD Lab & the SoA Woodshop is having an open house! Drop by and check out the spaces!
Aurora Room
Aurora Room
7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
meeting house
Meeting House with Ground Control Miami present Aurora Room, a collaboration between Miami based artist Emmett Moore and experimental architecture laboratory RAD-UM.
Workshop:</br>Physical Computation
Workshop:
Physical Computation
April 2, 2015 - 6:30 p.m.
Media Room Building 48D 330
Physical Computation will introduce students to the world of D-I-Y Maker and Hacker culture. We will be looking at the basics of how to connect sensors, and actuators to an Arduino, while programming the proper code to make everything run.
News

World IA Day 2016
World IA Day 2016
Saturday February 20th, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
5:10 pm 20/02/2016
Check out the World IA Day held at the School of Communication, University of Miami this Saturday February 20th! World IA Day is a one-day, annual celebration focused on the practice and education of Information Architecture.
Summer Fabrication Studio Focuses on Assistive Medical Technology
Summer Fabrication Studio Focuses on Assistive Medical Technology
3:34 pm 14/08/2015
In this summer research fabrication studio, led by Professor Juhong Park, students researched assistive technology to develop embedded systems and architectural solutions to support people with disabilities or in a medical emergency.
Rodolphe el-Khoury presents at the Mobile Healthcare Summit
Rodolphe el-Khoury presents at the Mobile Healthcare Summit
January 27-28, 2015 | Toronto, ON
9:37 pm 14/07/2015
Partake in the mHealth Revolution: Enhance Patient Communication, Expedite Diagnosis and Improve Clinical Outcomes. From text messaging solutions to sensor technologies, this exclusive forum covers the key developments in mobile health.
About

RAD-UM provides resources and expertise for project-based research on the spatial ramifications of embedded technology and ubiquitous computing.
The research is premised on the notion that every building or landscape component can be equipped with computational power. Projects at RAD-UM develop models for such digitally enhanced environments to better handle persistent and emerging challenges in the areas of healthcare, building technology and sustainability. The projects are set up for multi-disciplinary collaboration and for potential development in partnership with industry.
Computing is migrating from dedicated static appliances to mobile devices, objects of everyday life, and physical environments thanks to increasingly proliferating microchips and ever-expanding information networks. The spatial nature of ubiquitous computing directly implicates and empowers architecture, landscape and urban design.
RAD-UM capitalizes on this potential, bringing research to bear on the built environment from a variety of fields that exploit the spatial consequences of distributed computing: responsive and interactive systems, augmented reality, embedded/situated technology, ambient intelligence, mobile computing and locative media.
People

Rodolphe el-Khoury
Rodolphe el-Khoury
Director, RAD-UM
Dean, School of Architecture
School of Architecture
University of Miami
Chris Chung
Chris Chung
Supervisor, RAD-UM
School of Architecture
University of Miami
Juhong Park
Ju Hong Park
Assistant Professor
School of Architecture
University of Miami
Veruska Vasconez
Veruska Vasconez
Lecturer
School of Architecture
University of Miami
Landolf Rhode-Barbarigos
Landolf Rhode-Barbarigos
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering
University of Miami
Publications

Make Alive
The Living, Breathing, Thinking, Responsive Buildings of the Future
Rodolphe el-Khoury, Christos Marcopoulos, Carol Moukheiber.
The Living, Breathing, Thinking, Responsive Buildings of the Future documents the role of architecture in shaping this new reality in research launched and guided by the authors at The University of Toronto, MIT and the University of Hong Kong.
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SCHOOL of ARCHITECTURE
1223 Dickinson Drive
Coral Gables FL 33146
Tel: 305-284-5080