Architectural Engineering and Design Management Contribute to our special issue on Sustainable Innovations in Minimal Mass Structures and Lightweight Architectures

Architectural Engineering and Design Management

Lightweight Architecture
Architectural Engineering
Textile Architecture
Membranes and Foils for Construction
Adaptive skins, kinetic/kinematic façades

Design and Construction processes
Form-Finding and structural analysis tools
Design & Simulation of lightweight structures
Analysis and testing of lightweight materials

Sustainability of lightweight constructions
Structural efficiency
Minimization of Materials in Construction
Weight reduction opportunities in design and manufacturing

Submission instructions

  • Call for abstracts deadline 18 June 2018 (acceptance notification 20 July 2018)
  • Call for papers deadline 31 October 2018 (acceptance notification 10 January 2019)

Editorial information

  • Principal Guest Editor: Alessandra Zanelli, Politecnico di Milano – Dept. Architecture Built Environment and Construction Engineering (alessandra.zanelli@polimi.it)
  • Co-Editor: Carol Monticelli, Politecnico di Milano – Dept. Architecture Built Environment and Costruction Engineering (carol.monticelli@polimi.it)
  • Co-Editor: Marijke Mollaert, Vrije Universiteit Brussel - Department of Architectural Engineering Pleinlaan (marijkev@vub.ac.be)