BioMat TGU (Transfer- und Gründerunternehmung)@TTI GmbH was founded by Prof. Dr.-Ing Hanaa Dahy in 2022, based on the concept of BioMat@Stuttgart (2016) at the University of Stuttgart and BioMat@Copenhagen (2022) at the Aalborg University.

Our goal at BioMat is to explore innovative solutions for future sustainable Architecture. The design philosophy of BioMat sees material properties as a design tool, merging the fields of Material Research, Architectural Design, and Digital Fabrication to create feasible sustainable applications for the built environment.

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Hannover Messe 2019

The exposition of BioMat was presented at Hannover Messe 1-5 April 2019. The stand was presented with the Federal Agency of Renewable Resources (Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe (FNR)) among the Bio-Economy Stand in Hall 02, Stand A45.


INTERLOCKING SHELL: Biomimetic Research Pavilion

BioMat B.Sc. 2018: Arzum Coban, Victoria Ivanova

The research pavilion was inspired by Diatoms. Diatoms are a unicellular type of Phytoplankton. Although they are unicellular, they can form colonies in the shapes of filaments or ribbons.