Brian Johnson

Brian Johnson

Associate Professor Emeritus, Architecture

Johnson is a founding member and former director of the Design Machine Group within the Department of Architecture. They investigate aspects of computing in the field of architecture, including topics related to Simulation, CSCW, HCI, and digital fabrication. His current interests include individual and group presence awareness (CSCW), cognition and the role of ambiguity in design, and online communities. The DMG is also an interdepartmental collaborative research studio and home to students from across campus, as well as those in the Master of Science in Architecture Program in Design Computing.