Bauhaus Universität Weimar | Fotograf - Matthias Eckert

Olaf Kammler

Research & Teaching Assistant

Olaf has a Master of Science in MediaArchitecture from the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, where he works as a lecturer since 2018. In addition, he studies Management (Construction Real Estate Infrastructure) at Bauhaus-Universität Weimar.

Phone: +49 3643 / 58 4196
e-Mail: olaf.kammler[at]


Research Projects:

  • 2012 - 2015 Welcome to Africa
  • 2013 - 2015 The Sustainable Rural Dwelling Unit research project (ETH & EiABC, Ethiopia)
  • 2014 - 2018 ESUM (Analysing trade-offs between the energy and social performance of urban morphologies)
  • 2018 - 2021 VRDB (Virtual Reality for User Centered Train Stations)
  • 2021 - 2022 OpenVREVAL (Offenes Framework zur Virtual Reality basierten nutzerzentrierten Bewertung von Gebäudeentwürfen)

Teaching Activities:

  • Seminar “Urban Resilience and the Art of Research“ (MSc/ PhD seminar, Addis Ababa)
  • Seminar "Applying Revit and Dynamo in architectural contexts" (BSc/ MSc seminar)
  • Seminar "Parametric Building Information Modeling and User-Centered Design Analysis"
  • Design Studios "Evidence Based Architectural Design (Design by Research)

Other Activities:

  • International Symposium and Climate-Adaptive Infrastructure (Ethiopia, 2014)
  • Photo Contribution for Research Project  "Welcome to Africa" (Ethiopia, 2013 - 2015)
  • Research and Photo Contribution for Research Projekt "Rural Housing" (Ethiopia, ETH Singapur ECL, ISSN 2339-5427)

Selected Publications:

Schneider, S., Kuliga, S., Weiser, E., Kammler, O. & Fuchkina, E. (2018) VREVAL - A BIM-based Framework for User-centered Evaluation of Complex Buildings in Virtual Environments. Conference on Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design (eCAADe) - Volume 2, Lodz University of Technology, Lodz, Poland, 833-842.