WCTE 2016 – World Conference on Timber Engineering, August 22-25, 2016 | Vienna, AustriaWCTE 2016 – World Conference on Timber Engineering, August 22-25, 2016 | Vienna, AustriaWCTE 2016 – World Conference on Timber Engineering, August 22-25, 2016 | Vienna, Austria
WCTE 2016 – World Conference on Timber Engineering, August 22-25, 2016 | Vienna, Austria
WCTE 2016 – World Conference on Timber Engineering, August 22-25, 2016 | Vienna, Austria
WCTE 2016 – World Conference on Timber Engineering, August 22-25, 2016 | Vienna, Austria

Mini-Symposia

The conference chairs are pleased that the organization of the following mini-symposia have been proposed by distinguished scientists. The individual mini-symposia have been assigned to the five tracks of the conferences: 

  • Track 1: Wood products & components
  • Track 2: Computer-based methods
  • Track 3: Timber architecture
  • Track 4: Timber engineering
  • Track 5: Implementation
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TOPIC
MS1-03:
MS1-04:
MS1-05:

Current progress in adhesive bonding of solid wood

Hendrikus W. G. van Herwijnen, Johannes Konnerth

MS1-07:

Hardwood in structural engineering

Steffen Franke, Bettina Franke, Andreas Müller, René Steiger, Gerhard Fink

MS1-08:
MS1-10:

The next generation – veneer based building products

Markus Grabner, Reinhard Brandner, Gerhard Schickhofer

MS2-01:

Computational modeling of joints in timber structures

Thomas K. Bader, Michael Dorn, Erik Serrano

MS2-02:

Computational mechanics of wood and wood-based products

Josef Füssl, Anders Olsson, Michael Kaliske, Josef Eberhardsteiner

MS3-02:
MS3-03:

Wooden facade

Matti Kairi

MS3-04:
MS3-05:

From the Atacama desert to "Tierra del Fuego": recent developments in the Chilean timber industry

Juan José Ugarte (on behalf of UC's Timber Innovation Center) 

MS4-01:

Seismic design and behaviour of innovative timber systems

Massimo Fragiacomo, John van de Lindt, Hiroshi Isoda

MS4-08:
MS5-04:

Teaching timber design in interdisciplinary settings

Thomas Tannert, Phillip Dietsch, Richard Harris

MS5-05:

Developments in wood engineering education

Peggi L. Clouston, Mikhail Gershfeld, Michelle Kam-Biron

MS5-06:

Tall buildings – case studies

Maurizio Piazza, Roberto Tomasi

MS5-07: