Tension supported structures - experiences in Estonia

Associated professor Ivar Talvik
Head of Structural Engineering Chair
Tallinn University of Technology

Ivar Talvik qualified as a civil engineer after graduating from Tallinn University of Technology in 1986, received his PhD at TTU and is currently Associated Professor and the Acting Head of Chair of Structural Engineering at the Department of Structural Design. His professional interests are steel structures, structures in fire, tension structures. Besides teaching and research activities he has been involved in many design projects, in particular in steel.