If you would like a copy of one of my published journal papers, do not hesitate to contact me (sadriaen@princeton.edu).

BOOKS

S. Adriaenssens, P. Block, D. Veenendaal and C. Williams, Shell structures for architecture: form finding and optimisation, 1st ed. London: Routledge, 2014.

This book should be in the library of designers of shells and grid shells.’ Baker, Partner at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

Shell Structures for Architecture expands architectural possibilities; a great influence on the thinking of contemporary architects.’ Ito, Founding partner, Toyo Ito & Associates

S. Adriaenssens, L. Ney, S. De Voldere S.and I. Strauwen, Shaping Forces: Laurent Ney, 1st ed Brussels, A+ Editions/Bozarbooks, 2010.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

A. Halpern, S. Adriaenssens and D. Billington, ‘The ribbed floor systems of Pier Luigi Nervi’, in Model Perspectives on Structures and Architecture, 1st ed., M. Cruvellier, Ed. Routledge, (to be published in 2016).

S. Adriaenssens, ‘Efficient dialectic form’, in New Tectonic beyond New Technologies, 1st ed., I. Foged, Ed. Aalborg: Utzon(x), (to be published in 2015).

S. Adriaenssens, ’Structure as poetry’, in Detail Engineering 4: SOM, 1st ed., C. Hellstern, Ed. Munich: Detail Magazine, 2015.

S. Adriaenssens and A. Boegle, ‘Digital design and fabrication techniques facilitate novel bridge typologies’, in Innovative Bridge Design Handbook: Design, Construction and Maintenance’, 1st ed., A. Pipinato, Ed. Chennai: Elsevier, 2015.

S. Adriaenssens and M. Wahed, ‘A critical appraisal of Nervi’s Berta, Flaminio, Swindon and Kuwait stadia’, in Gli stadi per il calico, 1st ed., M. Antonucci and A. Trentin, Ed. Bologna: Bologna University Press, 2015.

L. Ney and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Shaping Forces’, in Shell structures for architecture: form finding and optimization, 1st ed., S. Adriaenssens, P. Block, D. Veenendaal and C. Williams, Ed. London: Routledge, 2014.

S. Adriaenssens, M. Barnes, R. Harris, C. Williams, ‘Dynamic Relaxation with bar and beam elements: Design of a wooden strained lattice shell’, in Shell structures for architecture: form finding and optimization, 1st ed., S. Adriaenssens, P. Block, D. Veenendaal and C. Williams, Ed. London: Routledge, 2014.

J. Richardson, R. Coelho, P. Bouillard and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Grid Shell Topology Optimization: Design of steel grid shell canopies’ in Shell structures for architecture: form finding and optimization, 1st ed., S. Adriaenssens, P. Block, D. Veenendaal and C. Williams, Ed. London: Routledge, 2014.

S. Adriaenssens and M. Garlock,.‘Teaching Social and Multi-dimensional Aspects of Structures through Fazlur Khan’ in Billington Festschrift, 1st ed., E. Hines, S. Buonopane and M. Garlock, Billington Festschrift, 2012.

ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN REFEREED JOURNALS

M. Bechthold, A. Trummer, S. Adriaenssens, P. Michalatos and N. Oxman, ‘Structural Matters’, GAM Architectural Magazine, 2015 (under review).

H. Bands, S. Adriaenssens and L. Rhode-Barbarigos, ‘Reliability analysis of pneumatic storm surge barriers combining dynamic relaxation with Monte Carlo simulations’,  Journal of Engineering Design, Special Issue on Engineering Systems Design under Uncertainty, 2015 (submitted).

T. Michiels, S. Adriaenssens and L. Rhode-Barbarigos ‘Shape variation and sizing optimization to improve the vibration properties and earthquake response of large span concrete shell structures with square plan.’ Thin-Walled Structures, 2015 (under review).

S. Adriaenssens and M. Barnes ‘Torsion/bending elements for DR modelling of tubular bearing structures‘,  International Journal of Space Structures, special issue: Advances in Dynamic Relaxation, 2015 (submitted).

I. Lochner-Aldinger and S. Adriaenssens  A study op optimal 3D topology and support interdependence in grid shells using homogenisation method and gradient-based optimization‘, International Journal of Space Structures,2015 (under review).

Y. Anastas, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, and S. Adriaenssens ‘Design-to-Construction workflow for cell-based pattern reciprocal free-form structures‘ , Journal of the International Association of Shell and Spatial Structures,2015 (accepted for publication).

E. Segal, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, R. Coelho, and S. Adriaenssens, ‘An Automated Robust Design Methodology for Suspended Structures’, Journal of the International Association of Shell and Spatial Structures, vol. 56, pp. 221-229, no.4, 2015.

V. Charpentier, S. Adriaenssens, O. Baverel, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, ‘Large displacements and the stiffness of a flexible shell’, International Journal of Space Structures, vol.30, no. 3-4, pp. 287-296, 2015.

S. Adriaenssens, R. Pauletti, K. Stockhusen, S. Gabriele, P. Magrone, V.  Varano and I. Lochner-Aldinger ‘A project-based approach to learning Form Finding of Structural Surfaces’, International Journal of Space Structures, vol.30, pp. 297-305, no. 3-4, 2015.

L. Nagy, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, S. Adriaenssens and A. Kilian,’Conceptual Design of a Single-Crease Origami-Arc Inspired Movable Footbridge Structure’, International Journal of Space Structures, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 75-84, 2015.

L. Rhode-Barbarigos, S. Adriaenssens, V. Charpentier, and O. Baverel ‘Dialectic Form Finding of Structurally Integrated Adaptive Structures‘, American Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, special issue on Structural Engineering doi: 10.3844/ajeassp.2015.

E. Segal, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, S. Adriaenssens and R. Filomeno Coelho, ‘Multi-objective optimization of polyester-rope and steel-rope suspended footbridges’, Engineering Structures, vol. 99, pp. 559-567, doi:10.1016/j.engstruct.2015.05.024, 2015.

J. Richardson, R. Filomeno Coelho and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Robust topology optimization of truss structures with random loading and material properties: A multiobjective perspective’, Computers & Structures, vol. 154, pp. 41-47, 2015.

J. Richardson, R. Coelho and S. Adriaenssens, ‘A unified stochastic framework for robust topology optimization of continuum and truss-like structures’, Engineering Optimization, doi: 10.1080/0305215X.2015.1011152, 2015.

M. Streeter, L. Rhode-Barbarigos and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Form finding and analysis of inflatable dams using dynamic relaxation’, Applied Mathematics and Computation, doi:10.1016/j.amc.2014.12.054, 2015.

A. Jordan, S. Adriaenssens, A. Kilian, M. Adriaenssens and Z. Freed, ‘Material driven design for a chocolate pavilion’, Computer-Aided Design, vol. 61, pp. 2-12, doi:10.1016/j.cad.2013.12.002, 2015.

A. Halpern and S. Adriaenssens, ‘In-plane optimization of truss arch footbridges using stability and serviceability objective functions’, Struct Multidisc Optim, vol. 51, no. 4, pp. 971-985, 2014.

A. Halpern and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Nonlinear Elastic In-Plane Buckling of Shallow Truss Arches’, J. Bridge Eng., doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000725, 2014.

S. Adriaenssens, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, A. Kilian, O. Baverel, V. Charpentier, M. Horner and D. Buzatu, ‘Dialectic Form Finding of Passive and Adaptive Shading Enclosures’, Energies, vol. 7, no. 8, pp. 5201-5220, doi:10.3390/en7085201., 2014.

M. Miki, S. Adriaenssens, T. Igarashi and K. Kawaguchi, ‘The geodesic dynamic relaxation method for problems of equilibrium with equality constraint conditions’, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, vol. 99, no. 9, pp. 682-710, doi: 10.1002/nme.4713, 2014.

M. Horner, L. Rhode-Barbarigos and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Site-specific louvered shells for shading harmful ultraviolet radiation’, Building and Environment, vol. 78, pp. 14-22,doi:10.1016/j.buildenv.2014.04.005, 2014.

S. Adriaenssens, N. Brown, R. Lowinger and J. Hernandez, ‘Structural Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Folded Hyperbolic Paraboloid: A Case Study of the Modern Miami Marine Stadium’, International Journal of Architectural Heritage, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 498-516, 2014.

S. Adriaenssens, S. Malek, M. Miki and C. Williams, ‘Generating Smooth Curves in 3 Dimensions by Minimizing Higher Order Strain Energy Measures’, International Journal of Space Structures, vol. 28, no. 3-4, pp. 119-126, 2013.

D. Zonta, B. Glisic and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Value of Information: The impact of monitoring on decision making. Structural Control and Health monitoring, vol. 21., pp. 1043-1056, doi:10.1002/stc.1631, 2014.  

S. Siu, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, S. Wagner and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Dynamic relaxation study and experimental verification of dielectric-elastomer minimum-energy structures’, Appl. Phys. Lett., vol. 103, no. 17, p. 171906, doi: 10.1063/1.4826884,2013.

A.B. Halpern, D. Billington D. and S. Adriaenssens, ‘The ribbed floor slab systems of Pier Luigi Nervi’ Journal of International Association of Shell and Spatial Structures, vol. 54, pp 189-198, 2013.

E. Segal and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Norfolk Scope Arena: A US Dome with a Unique Configuration of Interior Ribs and Buttresses’ Journal of International Association of Shell and Spatial Structures, vol. 54, pp. 189-198, 2013.

S. Adriaenssens and D. Billington, ‘Nervi’s cantilevering stadium roofs: discipline of economy leads to inspiration’, Journal of International Association of Shell and Spatial Structures, vol. 54, pp. 169-178, 2013.

B. Glisic, S. Adriaenssens and P. Szerzo, ‘Structural Analysis and Validation of a Smart Pantograph Mast Concept’, Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, vol. 28, no. 9, pp. 651-665, doi: 10.1111/mice.12013, 2013.

J. Richardson, S. Adriaenssens, R. Filomeno Coelho and P. Bouillard, ‘Coupled form-finding and grid optimization approach for single layer grid shells’, Engineering Structures, vol. 52, pp. 230-239, doi:10.1016/j.engstruct.2013.02.0172013.

J. Richardson, S. Adriaenssens, P. Bouillard and R. Filomeno Coelho, ‘Symmetry and asymmetry of solutions in discrete variable structural optimization’, Struct Multidisc Optim, vol. 47, no. 5, pp. 631-643, 2013.

S. Adriaenssens, H. Liu, M. Wahed and Q. Zhao, ‘Evaluation and Optimization of a Traditional North-Light Roof on Industrial Plant Energy Consumption’, Energies, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 1944-1960, doi:10.3390/en6041944, 2013.

M. Barnes,  S. Adriaenssens and M. Krupka, ‘A novel torsion/bending element for dynamic relaxation modeling’, Computers & Structures, vol. 119, pp. 60-67, doi:10.1016/j.compstruc.2012.12.027, 2013.

J. Richardson, S. Adriaenssens, G. Nordenson, R. Labarenne and R. Coelho,  ‘Flexible optimum design of a bracing system for facade design using multiobjective Genetic Algorithms.’ Automation in Construction, doi 10.1016/j.autcon.2012.12018, 2013.

A. Thrall, M. Zhu, J. Guest, I. Paya-Zaforteza and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Structural Optimization of Deploying Steel Pantographs’, ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, vol. 28, no. 3, 04014010, 2012.

J. Richardson, S. Adriaenssens, P. Bouillard and R. Filomeno Coelho, ‘Symmetry and asymmetry of solutions in discrete variable structural optimization’, Struct Multidisc Optim, vol. 47, no. 5, pp. 631-643, doi 10.1007/s00158-012-0871-8, 2013.

S. Adriaenssens, L. Ney, E. Bodarwe and C. Williams, ‘Finding the form of an irregular meshed steel and glass shell based on construction constraints’, Journal of Architectural Engineering, vol. 18, no. 3, pp. 206-213, 2012.

N. Cauberg, T. Tysmans, S. Adriaenssens, J. Wastiels, M. Mollaert and B. Belkassem, Shells elements of textile reinforced concrete using fabric formwork: a case study’, Advances in Structural Engineering, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 677–689, 2012.

A. Thrall, S. Adriaenssens, I. Paya-Zaforteza and T. Zoli, ‘Linkage-based movable bridges: Design methodology and three novel forms’, Engineering Structures, vol. 37, pp. 214-223, 2012.

J. Richardson, S. Adriaenssens, P. Bouillard and R. Filomeno Coelho, ‘Multiobjective topology optimization of truss structures with kinematic stability repair’, Struct Multidisc Optim, vol. 46, no. 4, pp. 513-532, 2012.

T. Tysmans, S. Adriaenssens and J. Wastiels, ‘Form finding methodology for force-modelled anticlastic shells in glass fibre textile reinforced cement composites’, Engineering Structures, vol. 33, no. 9, pp. 2603-2611, 2011.

E. Fauche, S. Adriaenssens and J.H. Prevost, ‘Topology Optimisation of a thin shell structure’, Journal of International Association of Shell and Spatial Structures, vol. 51, no. 2, pp. 153-160, 2010.

S. Adriaenssens, L. Ney, E. Bodarwe and V. Dister, ‘Centner Footbridge bridges the gap between steel structural design and digital fabrication’, Steel Construction, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 33-35, 2009.

I. Wouters, M. De Bouw, S. Adriaenssens and A Verdonck ‘Upgrading mainland Europe’s oldest suspension bridge’, Steel Construction, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 36-41, 2009.

T. Tysmans, S. Adriaenssens, H. Cuypers and J. Wastiels, ‘Structural analysis of small span textile reinforced concrete shells with double curvature’, Composites Science and Technology, vol. 69, no. 11-12, pp. 1790-1796, 2009.

S. Adriaenssens, ‘Feasibility Study of Medium Span Spliced Spline Stressed Membranes’, International Journal of Space Structures, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 243-251, 2008.

L. Ney and S. Adriaenssens, ‘The Piston-Stayed Bridge: A Novel Typology for a Mobile Bridge at Tervate, Belgium’, Structural Engineering International, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 302-305, 2007.

S. Adriaenssens and M. Barnes, ‘Tensegrity spline beam and grid shell structures’, Engineering Structures, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 29-36, 2001.

 

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

V.M. Alves, R.M.O. Pauletti, and S. Adriaenssens ‘A study on the stability of membrane supporting arches’ in IASS 2016, Tokyo, Japan, 2016. (submitted).

S. Adriaenssens, S. Gabriele, P. Magrone and V. Varano  ‘Revisiting the form finding techniques of Sergio Musmeci: the Bridge over the Basento River.’ in ICSA 2016, Guimares, Portugal, 2016. (abstract accepted).

E.M. Segal,  and S. Adriaenssens “Developing Design Skills in an Introductory Mechanics of Solids Course,” in ASEE Conference, New Orleans, USA, 2016. (abstract submitted)

T. Michiels; M. Garlock; T. Huyn, and S. Adriaenssens, S.  ‘A seismic analysis of Félix Candela’s Church of our Lady of the Miraculous Medal’, in 10th International Conference on Structural Analysis of Historical Constructions, Leuven, Belgium, 2015 (accepted).

E. Segal, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, S. Adriaenssens and T. Zoli, ‘Pedestrian Excitation of a Polyester-Rope Footbridge’, in INASE CIVILENG, Zakynthos, Greece, 2015.

L. Nagy, L. Rhode-Barbarigos and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Curved-Crease Origami-Inspired Footbridge: The Structural and Aesthetic Influence of Aperture Patterns’, in INASE CIVILENG, Zakynthos, Greece, 2015.

J.R. Read, F. Meggers, N. Houchois, G. Aschwanden, E. Teitelbaum, S. Adriaenssens, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, Y. Anastas, S. Coffers and J. Pantelic, ‘Thermoheliodome design, optimization and fabrication’ in Energy Procedia. 6th International Building Physics Conference, IBPC 2015, #902, Torino, Italy, 2015.

S. Adriaenssens, S. Gabriele, P. Magrone and V. Varano, ‘Form Finding and Sergio Musmeci’s work’ in TAAE2013, Rome, Italy, 2015.

Pauletti, RMO; Guirardi,D;Adriaenssens, S; Rhode-Barbarigos, L. (2015). ‘An Efficient Mass-Tuning Algorithm for the Dynamic Relaxation Method applied to Cable and Membrane Structures‘. Structural Membranes, Barcelona, Spain (accepted).

Rhode-Barbarigos, L; Adriaenssens, S., Prevost, JH. (2015).’A short review of convergence techniques in dynamic relaxation.’Structural Membranes, Barcelona, Spain. (accepted)

S. Adriaenssens and M. Barnes, ‘Torsion/bending elements for DR modelling of tubular bearing structures’, in Structural Membranes, Barcelona, Spain, 2015.

I. Lochner-Aldinger, J. Karl and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Biomimetic approach to structural morphology’ in IASS Symposium: Future Visions, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2015.

D. Fang, S. Adriaenssens, H. Bands, and E. Segal, ‘The digital engineering classroom: collaborative structural design space and supplementary educational material’ in IASS Symposium: Future Visions, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2015.

S. Adriaenssens, K. Schmidt, A. Katz., S. Gabriele, P. Magrone and V. Varano, ‘Early Form Finding Techniques of Sergio Muscemi revisited’.in IASS Symposium: Future Visions, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2015.

T. Michiels, S. Adriaenssens and L. Rhode-Barbarigos Topology Optimization of a cylindrical thin shell subjected to the 1992 Landers earthquake’ in IASS Symposium: Future Visions, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2015.

V. Charpentier, S. Adriaenssens, L. Rhode-Barbarigos and O, Baverel ‘The influence of large displacements on the stiffness of an adaptive shell’ in IASS Symposium: Future Visions, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2015.

S. Adriaenssens ‘Learning “Form Finding of Structural Surfaces”:an effective project-based course’.in IASS Symposium: Future Visions, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2015.

I. Paya-Zaforteza, M. Garlock, S. Adriaenssens and B. Glisic, ‘The Art of Spanish Bridge Design – a new course promoting the holistic learning of structural engineering’ in IABSE conference Structural Engineering: providing solutions to global challenges, Geneva, Switzerland, 2015.

E. Segal, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, S. Adriaenssens and T. Zoli, ‘Design and Development of Polyester-Rope Suspended Footbridges’ in ASCE Structures Congress, Portland, USA, 2015.

L. Rhode-Barbarigos and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Investigating the influence of bending in the structural behavior of tensegrity modules using dynamic relaxation’ in 5th International Conference on Computational Methods (ICCM2014), Cambridge, UK, 2015.

S. Adriaenssens, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, M. Horner and V. Charpentier, ’Dialectic Form Finding of Sustainable Integrated Structures’ in IASS conference 2014, Brasilia, Brazil, 2014.

E. Segal, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, R. Coelho and S. Adriaenssens ‘An Automated Robust Design Methodology for Suspended Structures’ in IASS conference 2014, Brasilia, Brazil, 2015.

M. Streeter, L. Rhode-Barbarigos and S. Adriaenssens  ‘Revisiting Harrison’s iterative method for the analysis of inflatable dams’ in IASS conference 2014, Brasilia, Brazil, 2015.

M. Streeter, L. Rhode-Barbarigos and S. Adriaenssens ‘Form finding and analysis of inflatable dams’ in ESCO 2014 Conference, Pilsen, Czech Republic, 2014.

V. Charpentier, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, S. Adriaenssens and O. Baverel ‘Modeling the mechanical behavior of complex shaped bimetallic elements’, in CST2014: The Twelfth International Conference on Computational Structures Technology Naples, Italy, 2014.

L. Rhode-Barbarigos, S. Wagner and S. Adriaenssens, ‘Modeling dielectric-elastomer minimum-energy structures using dynamic relaxation with appropriate material behavior’ in 2014 MRS Spring Symposium: Shape Programmable Materials, San Francisco, USA, 2014.

B. Glisic, M. Garlock and S. Adriaenssens,‘A social and multi-dimensional exploration of structures’, in ASCE Congress 2014, Boston, USA, 2014.

J. Richardson, S. Adriaenssens,G. Nordenson, R. Coelho and R. Laberenne ‘Design of a museum facade bracing system for changing performance requirements using multiobjective optimization’ in ASCE Congress 2014, Boston, USA, 2014.

S. Wagner, O. Graudejus, S. Adriaenssens, B. Glisic, N. Verma and J.C. Sturm ‘Soft devices and systems’ in 12th Meeting of the Brazilian Materials Research Society, São Paolo, Brazil, 2013.

M. Barnes and S. Adriaenssens ‘Enclosed network bridging structures for urban environments’ in ICAMA 2013. Toronto, Canada, 2013.

A. Halpern and S. Adriaenssens Coupled Form-Finding and Buckling Optimization for Stability-Sensitive Structures’ in 2013 IASS conference, Wroclaw, Poland, 2013.

S. Adriaenssens and L. Rhode-Barbarigos Non-linear Elastic Structural Curved Splines’ in 2013 IASS conference, Wroclaw, Poland, 2013.

S. Adriaenssens and D. Billington ‘Nervi’s cantilevering stadium roofs: discipline of economy leads to inspiration’ in 2013 IASS conference, Wroclaw, Poland, 2013.

E. Segal and S. Adriaenssens ‘Norfolk Scope Arena: A US Dome with a Unique Configuration of Interior Ribs and Buttresses’ in 2013 IASS conference, Wroclaw, Poland, 2013.

A. Halpern, S. Adriaenssens and D. Billington ‘The Ribbed Floor Slab Systems of Pier Luigi Nervi’ in 2013 IASS conference, Wroclaw, Poland, 2013.

S. Adriaenssens and L. Rhode-Barbarigos Form-Finding and Analysis of Bending-Active Systems Using Dynamic Relaxation’ in VI International Conference on Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures – STRUCTURAL MEMBRANES 2013, Munich, Germany, 2013.

J. Richardson, R. Coelho and S. Adriaenssens Robust topology optimization for 2D and 3D structures using a spectral stochastic finite element method’ in 10th World Congress on Structural Multidisciplinary Optimization, Florida, USA, 2013.

S. Siu, L. Rhode-Barbarigos, S. Wagner and S. Adriaenssens ’Analysis of dielectric elastomer minimum energy structures using dynamic relaxation’ in CCTS 2013. Sardinia, Italy, 2013.

E. Segal, S. Adriaenssens, T. Zoli and J. Flory ‘Polyester as an alternative rope material for suspended pedestrian bridges’ in ASCE Structures Congress, Pittsburgh, USA, 2013.

S. Wagner, S. Adriaenssens, T.Y. Huang, N.T. Jafferis, H.A. Stone H.A. and J.C. Sturm ‘Stretchable Electronics – From Passive 2D to Active 3D’.in The 2012 International Conference On Flexible and Printed Electronics, Tokyo, Japan, 2012.

D. Weiss and S. Adriaenssens ‘A new approach for shell form finding combining numerical and physical design tools’ in CST2012 The Eleventh International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 2012.

J. Richardson, S. Adriaenssens, P. Bouillard and R. Coelho ‘Asymmetry in discrete topology optimization’.in CST2012 The Eleventh International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 2012

T. Tysmans, J. Wastiels and S. Adriaenssens ’Flexible Reinforcement Systems for Spatially Curved Concrete Structures’ in International Conference on Flexible Formwork, University of Bath, UK, 2012.

S. Adriaenssens, R. Lowinger, J. Hernandez, N. Brown, A. Halpern, ZM Aye and M. Prier M. The Shells of the Miami Marine Stadium: Synergy between form, force and energy’ in IASS-IACM 2012: 7th International Conference on Computational Mechanics of Spatial Structures., Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2012.

S. Bagrianski and S. Adriaenssens ’New numerical algorithms to facilitate a precast, segmental approach to thin shell concrete structures’ in IASS-IACM 2012: 7th International Conference on Computational Mechanics of Spatial Structures., Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2012.

A. Thrall, S. Adriaenssens and T. Zoli ‘A Linkage-Based Movable Bridge Form: Design and Optimisation’ in ASCE Structures Congress, Chicago, USA, 2012.

T. Huang, M. Krupka, S. Bagrianski, S. Wagner, C. Peters and S. Adriaenssens ‘Shaping mechanically coupled assemblies of dielectric elastomer elements’.in 2011 Materials Research Society Fall Meeting, Boston, USA, 2011.

A. Thrall A., S. Adriaenssens and T. Zoli Applications for Linkages in Movable Bridge Design’ in Structural Morphology Workshop IABSE-IASS Symposium, London, UK, 2011.

T. Tysmans, S. Adriaenssens, J.Wastiels and O. Remy ‘Textile Reinforced Cement Composites for the design of very thin saddle shells: a case study’ in 18th International Conference on Composite Materials, Jeju. Korea, 2011.

D. Zonta, B. Glisic and S. Adriaenssens,Streicker Bridge: the impact of monitoring on decision making’ in SPIE Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials + Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring, San Diego, USA, 2011.

A. Halpern and S. Adriaenssens ‘Application of Sustainable Design Software to Footbridges‘ in IABSE-IASS Symposium, London, UK, 2011.

A. Halpern and S. Adriaenssens ‘State of sustainable practice in bridge design’ in International Bridge Conference, Pittsburgh, USA, 2011.

A. Halpern and S. Adriaenssens’Case Study: An Efficient, Elegant Redesign of the Route 29 Pedestrian Bridge in Columbia, MD, United States’ in 4th International Footbridge Conference, Poland, 2011.

S. Adriaenssens and P. d’Ambrosio ‘Finding Forms for Footbridges: a designer’s toolbox’ in 4 th International Footbridge Conference, Poland, 2011.

J. Richardson, R. Coelho, P. Bouillard and S. Adriaenssens ‘Multicriteria Topology Optimization of Discrete Structures with Kinematic Stability Repair’ in A G Malan, P Nithiarasu, and B D Reddy, editors, Second African Conference on Computational Mechanics – AfriCOMP11 Cape Town, South Africa, 2011.

S. Adriaenssens and B. Sitler Structural digital design to construction workflow for a glass/steel grid shell’ in IASS 2010, Shanghai, China, 2010.

A. Thrall and S. Adriaenssens ’Case studies in integrating mechanical and structural systems in movable bridges’ in IASS 2010. Shanghai, China, 2010.

L. Guldentops, M. Mollaert and S. Adriaenssens ’Feasibility Study of fabric formwork and its supporting system for a saddle shell’ in IASS 2010, Shanghai, China, 2010.

L. Guldentops, M. Mollaert and S. Adriaenssens ’Form-finding and analysis of a doubly curved compression shell’ in IASS 2010, Shanghai, China, 2010.

B. Glislic and S. Adriaenssens ,’Initial evaluation of life cycle cost benefits of various structural health monitoring approaches’ in IABMAS 2010, Philadelphia, USA, 2010.

L. Clark and S. Adriaenssens ‘Construction cost and environmental impact of a landmark pedestrian bridge’ in Proceedings 2010 ISSST International Symposium on Sustainable Systems and Technology, Washington DC, USA, 2010.

S. Adriaenssens, L. Ney, E. Bodarwe and V. Dister ’Digitally optimized structural design and manufacturing challenge novel footbridge typologies’ in 26th International bridge conference: Meeting bridge challenges in challenging times, Pittsburgh, USA, 2010.

S. Adriaenssens, L. Ney, E. Bodarwe and C. Williams ’Dutch Maritime Museum: Form-finding of an irregular faceted skeletal shell – part A’ in IASS Symposium 2009: Evolution and trends in design, analysis and construction of shell and spatial structures, Valencia, Spain, 2009.

S. Adriaenssens, L. Ney, E. Bodarwe and C. Williams ’Dutch Maritime Museum: Form-finding of an irregular faceted skeletal shell – part B’ in IASS Symposium 2009: Evolution and trends in design, analysis and construction of shell and spatial structures, Valencia, Spain, 2009.

L. Guldentops, M. Mollaert and S. Adriaenssens ’Fabric formed concrete shell structures’ in IASS Symposium 2009: Evolution and trends in design, analysis and construction of shell and spatial structures, Valencia, Spain, 2009.

T. Tysmans, S. Adriaenssens and J. Wastiels ’Shape Optimisation of small span textile reinforced concrete shells’ in IASS Symposium 2009: Evolution and trends in design, analysis and construction of shell and spatial structures, Valencia, Spain, 2009.

T. Tysmans, S. Adriaenssens and J. Wastiels ’Finite element modeling of the material behaviour of glass fiber textile reinforced cementitious composite’ in NCTAM 8th National Congress on Theoretical and Appplied Mechanics, Brussels, Belgium, 2009.

T. Tysmans, B. Belkassem, S. Adriaenssens, J. Wastiels and N. Cauberg ’Shell elements of Architectural Concrete Using Fabric Formwork – Part B: Case study’ in 9th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS 9), Sydney, Australia, 2009.

T. Van Roosbroeck and S. Adriaenssens ’Buckling Behavior of slender pin-ended circular steel arches under pressure using the Dynamic Relaxation Method’ in The Twelfth International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing, Madeira, Portugal, 2009.

S. Adriaenssens ‘Feasibility study of a large span tensegrity spine arch supported membrane structure’ in Civil-Comp Conferences: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, Athens, Greece, 2008.

S. Adriaenssens, I. Wouters and M. de Bouw ‘Upgrading mainland Europe’s oldest suspension bridge’ in .IABSE Congress: Creating and Renewing Urban Structures, Chicago, USA, 2008.

S. Adriaenssens, I. Wouters, M. de bouw and B. Verbeeck ‘Restoration and strengthening strategies for 19th century iron suspension bridges’ in Sixth International Conference on Structural Analysis of historical construction, Bath, United Kingdom, 2008.

Adriaenssens S., Wouters I., de Bouw M. (2008) ‘Upgrading mainland Europe’s oldest suspension bridge’. .IABSE Congress: Creating and Renewing Urban Structures, Chicago, USA.

L. Lauriks, I. Wouters, S. Adriaenssens, M. de bouw and B. Verbeeck ‘Structural Assessment of the Winter Garden of the Royal Glasshouses of Laeken, Belgium’. In Sixth International Conference on Structural Analysis of historical construction, Bath, United Kingdom, 2008.

I. Wouters, Y. Schoonjans, M. de bouw and S. Adriaenssens ‘Restoring historic pedestrian suspension bridges: public safety goes first?!’ in  Sixth International Conference on Structural Analysis of historical construction, Bath, United Kingdom, 2008.

T. Tysmans, H. Cuypers, S. Adriaenssens, J.Wastiels and O. Remy ’Design of TRC Saddle Shells, part B: Influence of Material Nonlinearity’ in CCC2008, book of extended abstracts (p234-235) and paper on cd-rom (10 pages), Porto, Portugal, 2008.

S. Adriaenssens, M. Barnes, and C. Williams ‘A new analytic and numerical basis for the form-finding and analysis of spline and gridshell structures’ Computing Developments in Civil and Structural Engineering.Edinburgh : Civil-Comp Press, pp.83-91,1999.

PHYSICAL PROTOTYPES

Reciprical geodesic dome

Ultra-Violet radiation shading louvered grid shell

Chocolate segmented plate shell pavilion

Segmented pre-cast fiber reinforced concrete shell

Biomimetic adaptive building facade

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