NAME

(and other titles)

 

Kirk Martini

Associate Professor of Architecture and Civil Engineering

TEACHING AREA

 

Structures, Digital Media

EDUCATION

 

1991, PhD, Structural Engineering

1982, M.S. Structural Engineering

1982, M.Arch.

1980, A.B., Architecture

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, Berkeley

REGISTRATION

 

Registered Civil Engineer, State of California. 1985.

 

TEACHING AND ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

 

Associate Professor, Department of Architecture, University of Virginia.

Assistant Professor, Department of Architecture, University of Virginia.

Lecturer, Cornell University, Department of Architecture.

Lecturer, University of California, Department of Architecture.

 

1999 – present

 

1992 – 1999

 

Spring 1986

1982-1987

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill, San Francisco. Structural Engineer. part time.

Taisei Construction, Tokyo, Japan. Summer Intern. Computer-Aided Design.

Interactive Resources, Point Richmond, CA. Project Engineer.

 

1988-1991

 

1989

 

1982-1985

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL HONORS

 

Lilly Foundation Teaching Fellowship

UVa Teaching + Technology Fellowship

Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities, resident fellowship

UVa Teaching + Technology Fellowship

 

1994-95

1995-96

1997-98

 

2002-2003

PUBLICATIONS (Recent/selected)

 

Kirk Martini “A Particle-System Approach to Real-Time Non-Linear Analysis”, Proceedings of the 7th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, 2002. In press.

Kirk Martini, "Non-linear Structural Analysis as Real-Time Animation: Borrowing from the Arcade" Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures 2001, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands, pp. 643-656.

Kirk Martini, "Digital Imaging in Teaching Structures" Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, American Society of Civil Engineers, vol. 125, no. 2, April 1999, pp. 56-64.

 

2002

 

 

 

2001

 

 

 

1999

 

 

 

 

RESEARCH & CREATIVE WORK

(Recent/selected)

 

Arcade. Developing a computer program for real-time interactive non-linear structural analysis.

ACADIA 2001 International Design Competition. Developing a database-driven dynamic web site to support a design competition where the winners were selected by internet voting among the participants.

The Pompeii Forum Project Working in collaboration with an archaeologist to develop hypotheses for the post-earthquake reconstruction of the ancient city of Pompeii prior to the volcanic eruption.

 

2000-present

 

1999-2002

 

 

 

1996-2000

MEMBERSHIP

Association for Computer-Aided Design in Architecture (ACADIA)

1992-present

 

 

SERVICE (selected)

 

UVa Dean’s Technology Committee

ACADIA Steering Committee

ACADIA Webmaster

Automation in Construction editorial board

1999-present

1998-2002

1999-present

1998-present