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Structural Design of the Flexibly Formed, Mesh-Reinforced Concrete Sandwich Shell Roof of NEST HiLo

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This paper describes the geometry and structural design of a flexibly formed, mesh-reinforced sandwich shell roof, as part of the NEST HiLo project, to be built in Dübendorf, Switzerland, in 2016. The computational design process consists of an integrated parametric model used for multi-objective evolutionary shape optimization of the shell, and subsequent analysis of its nonlinear behaviour.
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Keywords: FERROCEMENT; FLEXIBLE FORMWORK; FORM FINDING; OPTIMIZATION; SANDWICH STRUCTURE; SHELL; TRC

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 01 March 2017

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  • The Journal of the IASS is the peer-reviewed, quarterly journal of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures. The journal mainly presents technical papers and project reports submitted by members or nonmembers of the IASS. Typically, one issue per year focuses on a special topic arranged by guest editors. Additional articles annually include the four Hangai Prize winning papers and Tsuboi Proceedings Award contribution from the IASS annual symposium. Finally, additional content includes announcements of events and memorial statements of distinguished IASS members.
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