Toshiaki KIMURA

Dr.Eng, Senior registered architect and structural engineer, Japan

 

EDUCATION

-2013:Doctor of Engineering​  Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University

Computational Morphogenesis of Shells with Free Curved Surface -Simultaneous Optimization with Respect to Both Shape and Thickness and Shape Optimization for Linear Buckling Load-

-2008:Master of Engineering  Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University

Computational Morphogenesis of Shells with Free Curved Surface through Optimization with Respect to Shape and Distribution of Thickness

-2006 : Bachelor of Engineering Faculty of Engineering, Nagoya University

Computational Morphogenesis by using Homeostatic Model Technique

WORK EXPERIENCE

-10/2019-Present : Graduate School of Design and Architecture, Nagoya City University

Lecturer

-2018- Present : KKuma

Architect and Technical advisor of structural engineering 

-10/2017-9/2019 : Department of Architecture and Architectural Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University

Assistant Professor

-3/2008 -9/2017: SAPS Co., Ltd. / SASAKI STRUCTURAL CONSULTANTS

Structural Engineer

AWARDS

2015: Maeda Engineering Award

2014:The Encouragement Prize of Architectural Institute of Japan

Structural Topology Finding Problem By Simultaneous Optimization with Respect to Shape and Thickness -Computational Morphogenesis of Free Surface Shells (Part2)-

2008: The 6th IASS HANGAI PRIZE

Computational Morphogenesis of Free Form Shells

AFFILIATION

Architectural Institute of Japan

International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures

Japan Concrete Institute 

American Concrete Institute

The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers