Topology optimisation : a case study

Fenci, GE, Currie, NGR and Hardie, G 2017, 'Topology optimisation : a case study' , IABSE Conference Bath 2017: Creativity and Collaboration , pp. 64-65.

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Abstract

Parametric and computational design play a major role in contemporary architecture and engineering. Designers need no longer conform to predetermined shapes and sections, but are given freedom to explore new geometries and structural forms. An example of how an organic process can be employed to finding the solution to a design problem is presented. Topology optimization is studied to suggest different alternatives for the creation of an open and functional internal tower structure in an educational building.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: IABSE Conference Proceedings Book ISBN: 9783857481482
Schools: Schools > School of Computing, Science and Engineering
Journal or Publication Title: IABSE Conference Bath 2017: Creativity and Collaboration
Publisher: International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering
ISSN: 2221-3783
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Depositing User: Giulia Evelina Fenci
Date Deposited: 26 Jun 2017 09:46
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2017 22:27
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/42742

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