Author: Tianjian Ji (University of Manchester)
1 October 2014
Tianjian Ji (University of Manchester)
The Structural Engineer, Volume 92, Issue 10, 2014, Page(s) 1
Institution Fellow, Bob Wodehouse, enjoyed this comprehensive coverage of London Underground's 150-year design history.
"My career has been all about good fortune" says Arup Deputy Chairman Tristram Carfrae. From early years assisting mercurial genius Peter Rice to acting as engineer for man-of-the-moment Thomas Heatherwick’s Garden Bridge in London, he has worked with the greats of engineering and architecture. Now Carfrae, the designer of the stunning Beijing Olympic Aquatic Centre, is confirmed as one too, as the 2014 recipient of the Institution's Gold Medal.
Letters this month include discussion on: teaching art to engineering students, flood prevention and engineer's status.