Topology Optimization for Structural Collapse Recovering

The paper address the problem of early adoption of software such as INSPIRE in the analysis of damages due to seismic assessment on existing masonry building.

A possible approach to simplify the form finding process of complicated structure such as retrofitting typology is presented, trying to understand limit of application of the software and the minimum required knowledge of the designer in the field of structural design.


The Author

Mr. Davide Gamberini
Politecnico di Milano