If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research interests

The research of Prof. dr. ir. Christian Louter and the group of Structural Design & Building Engineering focuses on the development of novel methods and strategies for the design and construction of safe, smart and sustainable structures. The research includes the following thematic areas:

  • Structural Safety, Resilience & Forensics
  • Digital Design & Production
  • Sustainable Design & Construction

Moreover, Christian has more than 15 years of research experience in the field of glass structures.

Academic background

  • PhD degree from TU Delft on the topic of structural glass
  • Post-Doc at the Steel Structures Laboratory - EPFL
  • Assistant-Professor of Structural Design at BK - TU Delft
  • Professor of Building Construction at TU Dresden
  • Professor of Structural Design & Building Engineering at TU Delft

Education/Academic qualification

Delft University of Technology

Award Date: 18 Apr 2011

External positions

Professor, Technische Universität Dresden

1 Apr 2019 → …

Editor in Chief, Glass Structures & Engineering Journal

2015 → …

Post-Doctoral Researcher, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

1 Apr 201030 Sep 2015

Co-Organizer, Challenging Glass Conference

2008 → …


  • TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
  • Structural Design
  • Building Engineering


Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or