The project

A collection of decorative facade elements with different glowing patterns using conductive, phosphorescent and luminescent inks to create design effects using an innovative printing technology combining low power consumption and design.

Diffus (Denmark)

DIFFUS is company with a long history in design. The owners, HANNE-LOUISE JOHANNESEN and MICHEL GUGLIELMI have also participated in several development projects. One of their points of focus is the world of Smart Textiles. HANNE-LOUISE completed her Mag.Art. In Art history, at the University of Copenhagen. MICHEL completed his degree in Architecture at the Architecture School of Strasbourg, France.

Vadim Tenner (Germany)

VADIM TENNER Ph.D. Candidate at the Institute for Textile Engineering of RWTH Aachen University, Germany. His research focus is the functional printing on textile materials for Smart Textiles. VADIM completed his M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering at RWTH Aachen University, Germany. For the last 2 years, he has conducted research on the integration of electronics into textiles at the institute. 

Jan Senode (Germany)

JAN SERODE is a Ph.D. candidate with a background in architecture. JAN completed his M.Sc. in Architecture at RWTH Aachen University, Germany. He has worked in different architecture practices and researches new concepts for facades in his Ph.D. thesis. At the Institut für Textiltechnik of RWTH Aachen University, Germany. JAN is an expert in developing facades for buildings and will bring to the team his know-how and experience of the construction and technical restrictions of facade concepts which he is currently developing.