Keywords: Shell, Membranes, Reverse engineering, Geometry, Topology Optimization, Finite Element Method, Structural Analysis.
Andrew Borgart is an assistant professor of structural mechanics at the Faculty of Architecture of Delft University of Technology and also lectures at the Faculty of Civil Engineering. He teaches several courses in structural mechanics and special structures as part of the Master's degree programmes for Building Technology, Architectural Engineering and Building Engineering. Borgart conducts research in the field of structural morphology of complex geometric structures, especially into the relationship between form and force of shell and membrane structures. Andrew is currently a member of the IASS Executive Council. He is Chairman of IASS Working Group 15 on Structural Morphology and is also a member of the Editorial Committee of the Journal of IASS.