Publications

Academic publications

FavsPublicationYear
Vertically Integrated Research: An unusual business model
Daniel Davis
Architectural Design 89 (3): 68–75.
2019
How Coworking Spaces Affect Employees ’ Professional Identities
Peter Bacevice, Gretchen Spreitzer, Hilary Hendricks, and Daniel Davis
Harvard Business Review
2019
Humanizing Architectural Automation: A Case Study in Office Layouts
Andrew Heumann, and Daniel Davis
Design Modeling Symposium: Design with all senses, 662-670. Switzerland: Springer.
2019
Augmented Space Planning: Using Procedural Generation to Automate Desk Layouts
Carl Anderson, Carlo Bailey, Andrew Heumann, and Daniel Davis
International Journal of Architectural Computing 16 (2): 164–77.
2018
This Room Is Too Dark and the Shape Is Too Long: Quantifying Architectural Design to Predict Successful Spaces
Carlo Bailey, Nicole Phelan, Ann Cosgrove, and Daniel Davis
Design Modeling Symposium: Humanizing Digital Reality. Singapore: Springer.
2017
Evaluating Architectural Layouts with Neural Networks
Nicole Phelan, Daniel Davis, and Carl Anderson
SIMAUD 2017. Toronto, University of Toronto.
2017
Evaluating Buildings with Computation and Machine Learning
Daniel Davis
ACADIA 2016. Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan.
2016
FabPod: Designing with Temporal Flexibility & Relationships to Mass-Customisation
Nicholas Williams, Jane Burry, Daniel Davis, Brady Peters, Alexander Pena de Leon, and Mark Burry
Automation in Construction 51 (2015): 124–31.
2015
Performance Art: Analytics in the New Theatre of Design Practice
Daniel Davis, and Nathan Miller
Building Information Modeling: BIM in current and future practice, edited by Karen Kensek and Douglas Noble, 109-117. Hoboken: Wiley.
2014
Quantitatively Analysing Parametric Models
Daniel Davis
International Journal of Architectural Computing. 12 (3): 307-319.
2014
Modelled on Software Engineering: Flexible Parametric Models in the Practice of Architecture
Daniel Davis
PhD dissertation, RMIT University.
2013
Material Systems
Sascha Bohnenberger, Daniel Davis, and Chin Koi Khoo
Designing the Dynamic: High-Performance Sailing and Real-Time Feedback in Design, 58–66.
2013
Design Ecosystems: Customising the Architectural Design Environment with Software Plug-Ins
Daniel Davis, and Brady Peters
Architectural Design 83 (2): 124–131.
2013
A Flexible Automated Digital Design for Production Workflow
Alex Pena de Leon, Jane Burry, Daniel Davis, Nick Williams, Mark Burry, Michael Wilson
CAADRIA 2013, 643-653. Singapore: National University of Singapore.
2013
Hubpod: Integrating acoustic simulation in architectural design workflows
Brady Peters, Jane Burry, Nick Williams, and Daniel Davis
SIMAUD 2013. San Diego, California.
2013
FABPOD: An open design-to-fabrication system
Nick Williams, Daniel Davis, Brady Peters, Alexander Pena De Leon, Jane Burry, and Mark Burry
CAADRIA 2013, 251-260. Singapore: National University of Singapore.
2013
Sensing Material Systems – Novel Design
Sascha Bohnenberger, Chin Koi Khoo, Daniel Davis, Mette Ramsgard Thomsen, Ayelet Karmon, and Mark Burry
International Journal of Architectural Computing 10 (03): 361–376.
2012
Process Through Practice: Synthesizing a Novel Design and Production Ecology
Jane Burry, Mark Burry, Martin Tamke, Mette Ramsgard Thomsen, Phil Ayres, Alex Pena de Leon, Daniel Davis, Abders Deleuran, Stig Nielson, and Jacob Riiber
Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture.
2012
Yeti: Designing Geometric Tools with Interactive Programming
Daniel Davis, Jane Burry, and Mark Burry
In Meaning, Matter, Making: Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on the Design and Semantics of Form and Movement, edited by Lin-Lin Chen, Tom Djajadiningrat, Loe Feijs, Simon Fraser, Steven Kyffin, and Dagmar Steffen, 196–202. Wellington: Victoria University of Wellington.
2012
Modelling Hyperboloid Sound Scattering: The Challenge of Simulating, Fabricating and Measuring
Jane Burry, Daniel Davis, Brady Peters, Phil Ayres, John Klein, Alexander Pena de Leon, and Mark Burry
Computational Design Modelling, edited by Christoph Gengnagel, Axel Kilian, Norbert Palz, and Fabian Scheurer, 89–96. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.
2011
Designing Responsive Architecture: Mediating Analogue and Digital Modelling in Studio
Daniel Davis, Flora Salim, and Jane Burry
In Circuit Bending, Breaking and Mending: Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia, edited by Christiane Herr, Ning Gu, Stanislav Roudavski, and Marc Schnabel, 155–164. Newcastle, Australia: The University of Newcastle.
2011
Understanding Visual Scripts: Improving Collaboration through Modular Programming
Daniel Davis, Jane Burry, and Mark Burry
International Journal of Architectural Computing 09 (04): 361–376.
2011
Untangling Parametric Schemata: Enhancing Collaboration through Modular Programming
Daniel Davis, Jane Burry, and Mark Burry
Designing Together: Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Futures, edited by Pierre Leclercq, Ann Heylighen, and Geneviève Martin, 55–68. Liège: Les Éditions de l’Université de Liège.
2011
The Flexibility of Logic Programming
Daniel Davis, Jane Burry, and Mark Burry
In Circuit Bending, Breaking and Mending: Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia, edited by Christiane Herr, Ning Gu, Stanislav Roudavski, and Marc Schnabel, 29–38. Newcastle, Australia: The University of Newcastle.
2011

Essays and Articles

FavsPublicationYear
Here Come Big Tech and the Venture Capitalists
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2019
Can Algorithms Design Buildings?
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2019
Finding a Path to Interpersonal and Interplanetary Connections at Smartgeometry 2016
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2016
The Underrated Success of the Stevens Institute of Technology
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2015
The Next Generation of Computational Design
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2015
Why Architects Can’t Be Automated
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2015
How Big Data is Transforming Architecture
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2015
Three Top Firms That are Pursuing Design Research
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2015
Not everything is captured by the fitness function [interview]
Daniel Davis
Colon, 4(2).
2014
What’s Next for Autodesk is What’s Next for Architects
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2014
Gender Inequality and Design Technology
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2014
Drones, Games, Mathematics, and Urban Design
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2014
What’s Past and What’s Next in Architecture at the Venice Biennale
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2014
Architects are More Productive Than Statistics Indicate
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2014
Designing Architecture like we Design Software
Daniel Davis
ENR
2014
Find Yourself and get Ahead of Technology
Daniel Davis
ARCHITECT
2014
Practice 2.0: 10 years of Smart Geometry
Daniel Davis, and David Fano
ArchDaily
2013

Key Projects