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Hensel, M. and Nilsson, F. (2015). The Changing Shape of Practice - Integrating Research and Design in Architectural Practice. London: Routledge.

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Hensel, M. and Turko, J. (2015). Grounds and Envelopes - Reshaping Architecture and the Built Environment. London: Routledge.

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Hensel, M. (2013). AD Primer - Performance-oriented Architecture - Rethinking Architectural Design and the Built Environment. London: AD Wiley.

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Hensel, M. ed. (2012). Design Innovation for the Built Environment - Research by Design and the Renovation of Practice. London: Routledge.

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[Chinese Edition in 2014]

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Hensel, M., Menges, A. and Weinstock, M. (2010). Emergent Technologies and Design - Towards a biological Paradigm for Architecture. London: Routledge.

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[Chinese edition in 2014]

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Hensel, M., Hight, C. and Menges, A. eds. (2009). Space Reader - Heterogeneous Space in Architecture. London: AD Wiley.

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Hensel, M. and Menges, A. eds. (2006). Morpho-Ecologies. London: AA Publications.

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Edited Journals

 


Hensel, M. and Hermansen, C. (2015). Constructions – Experimental Architectures in Practice and Education. London: AD Wiley.

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Hensel, M. and Gharleghi, M. (2012). Iran - Past, Present and FuturesAD Architectural Design 82 (3).

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Ertas, H., Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. (2010). Turkey: At the Threshold. AD Architectural Design Vol. 80 (1).

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Hensel, M., Kraft, S. and Menges, A. (2008). Form follows Performance. Arch+ Vol. 188.

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Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). Versatility and Vicissitude.  Architectural Design Vol. 78, 2.

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Hensel, M., Menges, A. and Weinstock, M. (2006).  Techniques and Technologies in Morphogenetic DesignAD Architectural Design Vol. 76, 2.

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Hensel, M., Menges, A. and Weinstock, M. (2004).  Emergence: Morphogenetic Design StrategiesAD Architectural Design Vol. 74, 3. 

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Book Chapters

Hensel, M. (2012). ‘Unforeseen Trajectories – The Architectural Journey’s of Helen & Hard’. Helen & Hard. Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz.

Hensel, M. (2012). 'Performance-oriented Design as a Framework for Renovating Architectural Practice and Innovating Research by Design'. In: Hensel, M. Ed Design Innovation for the Built Environment - Research by Design and the Renovation of Practice. London: Routledge, pp. 121-143.

Hensel, M. (2012). 'The Research Center for Architecture and Tectonics - Implementing Research towards Performance-oriented Architecture'. In: Hensel, M. Ed Design Innovation for the Built Environment - Research by Design and the Renovation of Practice. London: Routledge, pp. 145-160.

Hensel, M., Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. and Turko J. (2012). 'Research by Design in the Context of the OCEAN Design Research Association'. In: Hensel, M. Ed Design Innovation for the Built Environment - Research by Design and the Renovation of Practice. London: Routledge, pp. 91-106.

Hensel, M. (2012). ‘Modelling Modelling – Trajectories in Developing Instrumental Design Processes’. Persistent Modelling, London: Routledge, pp. 71-80.

Hensel, M. (2012). ‘Performance-oriented Design from a Material Perspective – Domains of Agency and the Spatial Material Organisation Complex’. Performalism. London: Routledge, pp. 43-48.

Hensel M. (2010). 'Material Systems and Environmental Feedback Dynamics'. Emergent Technologies and Design: A Biological Paradigm for ArchitectureLondon: Routledge, pp. 63-81.

Hensel, M. (2009). ‘Performance-oriented Design’. Arquitecturas Geneticas III - Genetic Architectures III, Santa Fe NM: SITES Books, pp. 136-149.

Hensel, M., Hight, C. and Menges, A. (2009). 'En route: Towards a Discourse on Heterogeneous Space beyond Modernist Space-Time and Post-modernist Social Geography'. Heterogeneous Space in Architecture: A Reader. London: John Wiley & Sons, pp. 9-37.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2009). 'The Heterogeneous Space of Morpho-Ecologies'. Heterogeneous Space in Architecture: A Reader. London: John Wiley & Sons, pp. 195-215.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2007). ‘Nested Capacities, Gradient Thresholds and Modulated Environments: Towards differentiated multi-performative Architectures’. Softspace: From a Representation of Form to a Simulation of Space. London: Routledge, pp. 52-65.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2006). ’Morpho-Ecologies: Towards an inclusive Discourse of Heterogeneous Space’, Morpho-Ecologies, London: AA Publications, pp. 16-60.

Hensel. M. (2000). ‘Ruptures, Fluctuations and Exchange: Speculations on Gradient Threshold Models’, Strategic Space – Urbanity in the twenty-first Century, Conference Proceedings. Frankfurt: Anabas Verlag, pp. 157-161.


Peer-reviewed Papers

Hensel, M. (2012). ‘Sustainability from a Performance-oriented Architecture Perspective - Alternative Approaches to Questions regarding the Sustainability of the Built Environment’. Sustainable Development 20 (3): pp. 146-154.

Hensel, M. (2011). ‘Performance-oriented Architecture and the Spatial and Material Organisation Complex - Rethinking the Definition, Role and Performative Capacity of the Spatial and Material Boundaries of the Built Environment’, FORMAkademisk. Vol. 4, 1: pp. 3-23. online

Hensel, M. (2010). ‘Performance-oriented Architecture - Towards a Biological Paradigm for Architectural Design and the Built Environment’, FORMAkademisk. Vol. 3, 1: pp. 36-56 online

Hensel, M. (2003). ‘Re: Cognition – Approaching the Generative Function of the Unfamiliar’. Communication & Cognition Vol. 36, 3 & 4: pp. 243-261.


Articles

Hensel, M. (2012). ‘Confronting the Crisis of Architectural Education’. Nordic Journal of Architecture 1 (2): pp. 85-89.

Hensel, M. and Gharleghi, M. (2012). ‘Iran – Past, Present and Future’. Iran – Past, Present and Futures. AD Architectural Design Vol. 82 (3): pp. 16-25

Hensel, M. (2012). ‘Practices Abroad: Today’s Diaspora – Tomorrow’s Architecture’. Iran – Past, Present and Futures. AD Architectural Design Vol. 82 (3): pp. 104-119.

Hensel, M. (2012). ‘Latent Futures of Iranian Architecture’. Iran – Past, Present and Futures. AD Architectural Design Vol. 82 (3): pp. 120-127.

Hensel, M., Sunguroğlu Hensel, D., Gharleghi, M. and Craig, S. (2012). ‘Towards an Architectural History of Performance: Auxiliarity, Performance and Provision in Historical Persian Architectures’. Iran – Past, Present and Futures. AD Architectural Design Vol. 82 (3): pp. 26-37.

Hensel M. (2011). ‘Type? What Type? Further Reflections on the Extended Threshold’. Typological Urbanism – Projective CitiesAD Architectural Design Vol. 81 (1): pp. 56-65.

Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. (2010). 'Extended Thresholds I: Nomadism, Settlements and the Defiance of Figure-Ground’. Turkey: At the ThresholdAD Architectural Design Vol. 80 (1): pp. 14-19.

Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. (2010). 'Extended Thresholds II: The Articulated Threshold’. Turkey: At the ThresholdAD Architectural Design Vol. 80 (1): pp. 20-25.

Hensel M. and Sunguroğlu Hensel D. (2010). 'Extended Thresholds III: Auxiliary Architectures’. Turkey: At the ThresholdAD Architectural Design Vol. 80 (1): pp. 76-83.

Ertas H., Hensel M. and Sunguroğlu Hensel D. (2010). 'Turkey – At the Threshold’. Turkey: At the ThresholdAD Architectural Design Vol. 80 (1): pp. 6-13.

Hensel, M. (2009). 'Nøkternhet og fine strukturer'. Arkitektur N 91 (3), pp. 26-29.

Hensel, M. (2009). 'Wikinger Langschiffe: elastische Holzkonstruktionen für die Seefahrt', Arch+ 193: pp. 104-105.

Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. (2009). ‘Ara Mekânlar Üreten Membran Sistemler’, XXI 79: pp. 18-20.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2009). ’Holzformen am Beispiel Frei Otto’s’, Arch+ 193: pp. 106-109.

Hensel, M., and Menges, A. (2009). 'Patterns in Performance-oriented Design – An Approach towards Pattern Recognition, Generation and Instrumentalisation', AD Pattern in Architecture, AD Architectural Design Vol. 79, 6: pp. 88-93.

Hensel, M. (2008). 'Performance-oriented Design: Precursors and Potentials', Versatility and Vicissitude – Performance in Morpho-Ecological DesignAD Architectural Design Vol. 78 (2): pp. 48-53.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Form- und Materialwerdung – Das Konzept der Materialsysteme', Form Follows Performance – Zur Wechselwirkung von Material, Struktur, UmweltArch+ 188: pp. 18-23.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Gebaute Umwelt und Heterogener (Lebens-)Raum – Das Konzept der Morpho-Ökologie', Form Follows Performance – Zur Wechselwirkung von Material, Struktur, UmweltArch+ 188: pp. 26-30.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Performance als Forschungs- und Entwurfskonzept – Begriffe und Bezugsysteme', Form Follows Performance – Zur Wechselwirkung von Material, Struktur, UmweltArch+ 188: pp. 31-35.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Von der Universellen zur Performativen Komponente', Form Follows Performance – Zur Wechselwirkung von Material, Struktur, UmweltArch+ 188: pp. 38-45.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Verformungen', Form Follows Performance – Zur Wechselwirkung von Material, Struktur, UmweltArch+ 188: pp. 46-55.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Gradientensysteme', Form Follows Performance – Zur Wechselwirkung von Material, Struktur, UmweltArch+ 188: pp. 56-65.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Membranen', Form Follows Performance – Zur Wechselwirkung von Material, Struktur, UmweltArch+ 188: pp. 66-75.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Aggregate', Form Follows Performance – Zur Wechselwirkung von Material, Struktur, UmweltArch+ 188: pp. 76-85.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Versatility and Vicissitude: An Introduction to Performance in Morpho-Ecological Design', Versatility and Vicissitude – Performance in Morpho-Ecological DesignArchitectural Design Vol. 78, 2: pp. 6-11.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Inclusive Performance: Efficiency versus Effectiveness', Versatility and Vicissitude – Performance in Morpho-Ecological DesignArchitectural Design Vol. 78, 2: pp. 54-63.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). 'Membrane Spaces’, Versatility and Vicissitude – Performance in Morpho-Ecological DesignArchitectural Design Vol. 78, 2: pp. 74-79.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). ‘Aggregates’, Versatility and Vicissitude – Performance in Morpho-Ecological DesignArchitectural Design Vol. 78, 2: pp. 80-87.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2008). ‘Designing Morpho-Ecologies – Versatility and Vicissitude of Heterogeneous Space’, Versatility and Vicissitude – Performance in Morpho-Ecological DesignArchitectural Design Vol. 78, 2: pp. 102-111.

Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu, D. (2008). ‘Material Performance’, Versatility and Vicissitude – Performance in Morpho-Ecological DesignArchitectural Design Vol. 78, 2: pp. 34-38.

Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu, D. (2008). ’Nesninin Çevresiyle Kurduğu ilişki – OCEAN’, XXI 66: pp. 10-14.

Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu, D. (2007). ‘Karmaşanin Basitliği’, XXI 56: pp. 74-78.

Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu, D. (2007). ‘74° zapadni delki 46° jizni sirky: architektura jako dobrodruzstvi’. Era 21 5/07: pp. 30-31.

Hensel, M. (2006). ‘Evolving Synergy: OCEAN currents, Current OCEANs and Why Networks must displace Themselves’, Collective Intelligence in Design, AD Architectural Design Vol. 76, 5: pp. 104-108.

Hensel, M. (2006). ‘Towards Self-organisational and Multi-Performance Capacity in Architecture’, Techniques and Technologies in Morphogenetic DesignAD Architectural Design Vol. 76, 2: pp. 05-11.

Hensel, M. (2006). ‘Computing Self-organisation: Environmentally Sensitive Growth Modelling’, Techniques and Technologies in Morphogenetic DesignAD Architectural Design Vol. 76, 2: pp. 12-17.

Hensel, M. (2006). ‘{Synthetic} Life-Architectures - Ramifications and Potentials of a literal Biological Paradigm for Architectural Design’, Techniques and Technologies in Morphogenetic DesignAD Architectural Design Vol. 76, 2: pp. 18-25.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2006). ‘Differentiation and Performance: Multi-Performance Architectures and Modulated Environments’, Techniques and Technologies in Morphogenetic DesignAD Architectural Design Vol. 76, 2: pp. 60-69.

Hensel, M. and Menges, A. (2006). ‘Material and Digital Design Synthesis: Integrating material self-organisation, digital morphogenesis, associative parametric modelling and computer-aided manufacturing’, Techniques and Technologies in Morphogenetic DesignAD Architectural Design Vol. 76, 2: pp. 88-95.

Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu, D. (2006). ‘Smart Materials / Smart Material Conditioning’, XXI Magazine 12: pp. 76-79.

Hensel, M. (2004). ‘Curvature Logic’. Byggekunst 02/2004: pp. 16-29.

Hensel M. (2004). ‘Finding Exotic Form: An Evolution of Form-finding as a Design Method’, Emergence: Morphogenetic Design Strategies, AD Architectural Design Vol. 74, 3: pp. 26 – 33.

Hensel, M. (2004). ‘Digital Architectures: Are We Ready to Compute?’, Digital Tectonics, London: Wiley-Academy, pp. 120-126.

Hensel, M., Menges, A. and Weinstock, M. (2004). ‘Emergence in Architecture’, Emergence: Morphogenetic Design StrategiesAD Architectural Design Vol. 74, 3: pp. 06-09.

Hensel, M., Menges, A. and Weinstock, M. (2004). ‘Frei Otto in Conversation with the Emergence and Design Group’, Emergence: Morphogenetic Design StrategiesAD Architectural Design Vol. 74, 3: pp. 18-25.

Hensel, M., Menges, A. and Weinstock, M. (2004). ‘Types, Styles and Phylogenesis: Foreign Office in Conversation with the Emergence and Design Group’, Emergence: Morphogenetic Design StrategiesAD Architectural Design Vol. 74, 3: pp. 34-39.

Hensel, M., Menges, A. and Weinstock, M. (2004). 'Fit Fabric: Versatility through Redundancy and Differentiation’, Emergence: Morphogenetic Design StrategiesAD Architectural Design Vol. 74, 3: pp. 40-45.

Hensel, M., Menges, A. and Weinstock, M. (2004). 'Engineering Design: Working with Advanced Geometries: Charles Walker in Conversation with the Emergence and Design Group’, Emergence: Morphogenetic Design StrategiesAD Architectural Design Vol. 74, 3: pp. 65- 71.

Hensel, M., Menges, A. and Weinstock, M. (2004). 'Manufacturing Complexity: Johann Sischka in Conversation with the Emergence and Design Group’, Emergence: Morphogenetic Design StrategiesAD Architectural Design Vol. 74, 3: pp. 72-79.

Hensel, M. (2002). ‘Feed it forward – Towards Time-based Design and an Architecture of Change’, Arqui T+ : pp. 1-12.

Hensel, M. and Sotamaa, K. (2002). ‘Vigorous Environments’. Contemporary Techniques in ArchitectureAD Architectural Design Vol. 72, 1: pp. 34-41.

Hensel, M. (2001). ‘3d Modelling in Architecture’, Kenchiku Bunka 652: pp. 81-85.

Bettum, J. and Hensel, M. (2000). ‘Channelling Systems: Dynamic Processes and Digital Time-Based Methods in Urban Design’, Contemporary Processes in ArchitectureAD Architectural Design Vol. Vol. 70, 3: pp. 36-41.

Hensel, M. and Kubokawa, R. (1999). ‘Building Brazil Part 2: 1964-1999’, AA Files 38: pp. 52-58.

Hensel, M. and Kubokawa, R. (1998). ‘Building Brazil Part 1: 1900-1964’, AA Files 37: pp. 48-54.

Hensel, M. (1997). ‘OCEAN net: The Practice of Interchange’, AB Arhitektov Bilten 6: pp. 22-29.