As the Technology Director of the IDEAS Plattform; the multidisciplinary research and industry collaboration initiative of UCLA Department of Architecture and Urban Design, Guvenc Ozel currently teaches in the post professional as well as the masters program. His teaching and research happens in the form of 3rd year M.Arch 1 advanced studios as well as studios and technology seminars in the M.Arch. 2 program. The primary topics of investigation focus on application of contemporary technology into architecture and spaces, with a specific interest in interactivity, sensing technology, robotics, augmented and virtual reality, automation, artificial intelligence and other topics that explore the notion of "Architectural Singularity" which challenges the conventional boundaries between human presence, perception and spaces through technology.
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