Prof. Skylar Tibbits

Associate Professor of Architecture
Director, Self-Assembly Lab
Founder & Principal, SJET LLC

Primary DLC

Department of Architecture

MIT Room: N52-394
Skylar Tibbits

Areas of Interest and Expertise

Macro-Scale Self-Assembly
Computational Materials
Programmable Matter
Architectural Design
Design : Architectural Design

Research Summary

The Self-Assembly Lab, started by Skylar Tibbits in 2012 is a cross-disciplinary research lab at MIT composed of designers, scientists and engineers inventing self-assembly technologies aimed at reimagining processes of construction, manufacturing and assembly at all scale-lengths.

Recent Work