Head of Dsearch, White Research Lab
Artistic Professor Jonas Runberger is an architect, researcher and educator active in practice and academia. He heads the Dsearch development team for computational design at White arkitekter since 2010. The team works in projects with exceptional challenges, where computation is used as an enabler for advanced design. Computational strategies for design and production has been employed in the practice for over a decade, with several award-winning project as an outcome. Current engagement includes two façades for the GoDown Arts Center in Nairobi. He is also an Artistic Professor at Chalmers Architecture and Civil Engineering, where he leads the Architecture & Computation Research Group. He holds a PhD and a Licentiate degree from the KTH and has previously held academic positions at the KTH School of Architecture (Stockholm), the Architectural Association School of Architecture (London), and the ETHZ (Zürich).