Mário Krüger


Biography

Mário Krüger is full professor at the University of Coimbra since 2001, was born in Lisbon in 1945 and graduated in architecture by ESBAL in 1972. He was a member of the Centre for Land Use and Built Form Studies(LUFBS), the pioneer research unit founded by Prof. Leslie Martin at the University of Cambridge, which awarded him a PhD in 1978. He supervised more than five dozens master's theses and doctoral degrees at the Universities of Brasilia, University College(Bartlett), Cambridge, IST/UTL, FA/UTL and Coimbra. With four books and seven dozens of papers published in national and international magazines, as well as technical reports and an equal number of communications in conferences and scientific meetings, edited in Portuguese, as co-author, the publication of De re aedificatoria by Leon Battista Alberti, published in Latin in 1485. He is the coordinator of PhD studies in Architecture at the Faculty of Sciences and Technology at the University of Coimbra.


Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Krüger, Mário (2015), "Alberti Digital on Portuguese Architecture: Shape Grammar transformations as a computational framework to determine the influence of Alberti legacy on Portuguese Renaissance churches", Joelho, EDARQ, Revista de Cultura Arquitectónica, 5, 42-51

Article in Scientific journal

Krüger, Mário (2015), "Computational modelling and digital materialization of Alberti's column system: a reflection on results obtaine", Joelho, EDARQ, Revista de Cultura Arquitectónica, 5, 58-65

Article in Scientific journal

Krüger, Mário (2015), "De re aedificatoria Column Systematization Shape Grammar", Joelho, EDARQ, Revista de Cultura Arquitectónica, 5, 32-40