calendar

"Komorebi Spectra of Transparent Structures" - A Lecture with Jun Sato, SE

"Komorebi Spectra of Transparent Structures" - A Lecture with Jun Sato, SE

March 28, 2018
Time: 
6:00pm
Location: 

Gin D. Wong, FAIA Conference Center, Harris Hall 101

 

Nabih Youssef Lecture on Structural Design Innovation Presents

Jun Sato Structural Engineers Co., Ltd., Tokyo 

 

Jun Sato is Chief Executive Engineer at Jun Sato Structural Engineers Co., Ltd. / Associate Professor at University ofTokyo / Visiting Professor at Stanford University. He has developed transparent / translucent, lightweight and ductile structures through his collaborations with architects such as Kengo Kuma, Riken Yamamoto, Toyo Ito, Sou Fujimoto and Junya Ishigami, and through workshops with students. He worked at Toshihiko Kimura’s engineering office from 1995 to 1999. He received his Doctorate of Engineering at University of Tokyo in 2013. He received the Japan Structural Design Award in 2009.