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Eduardo Torroja

Spanish civli engineer.

Biographical Information

Name: Eduardo Torroja
Full name: Eduardo Torroja y Miret
Born on 27 August 1899 in , Madrid, Spain, Europe
Deceased on 15 June 1961 in , Madrid, Spain, Europe
Father of
Place(s) of activity:
1923

Diploma in civil engineering

1925

Roof for the Zarzuela Hippodrome

1929

Tempul Aqueduct

1933

Algeciras Market Hall

1936

Water reservoir for Madrid

1939

Professor, Escuela de Caminos in Madrid;
Director of the Instituto Técnico de la Construcción y del Cemento

1959

Crée la International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures (IASS)

Structures and Projects

Bibliography

  1. Torroja Miret, Eduardo (1951): El hormigón pretensado y sus campos especificos de aplicación. In: Hormigón pretensado, v. 2, n. 9 (4th Quarter 1951), pp. 1-33.
  2. Torroja y Miret, Eduardo (1945): Las estructuras mixtas y el puente de Tordera. In: Revista de Obras Públicas, v. 93, n. 2767 (1 November 1945), pp. 497-504.
  3. Torroja y Miret, Eduardo (1999): Las estucturas de Eduardo Torroja. CEDEX-CEHOPU-Ministerio de Fomento, Madrid (Spain), pp. 198.
  4. Torroja y Miret, Eduardo (2000): The Structures of Eduardo Torroja. Ministerio de Fomento, Madrid (Spain).
  5. Torroja y Miret, Eduardo (1958): Philosophy of Structures. University of California Press, Los Angeles (USA).
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  • Date created
    02/01/1999
  • Last Update
    22/07/2014