Oliver Tessmann is an architect and professor at the Technical University of Darmstadt where he is heading the Digital Design Unit (DDU). His teaching and research revolve around computational design, digital manufacturing, and robotics in architecture. From 2012 to 2015, he was assistant professor in the School of Architecture at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm. From 2008 to 2011, he was a guest professor for the Staedelschule Architecture Class (SAC) and worked with the engineering office Bollinger + Grohmann in Frankfurt. In 2008, Oliver Tessmann received a doctoral degree at the University of Kassel. He conducted research in the field of “Collaborative Design Procedures for Architects and Engineers”. His work has been published and exhibited in Europe, Asia, and the US.