PhD (c) of the Polytechnic University of Catalonia,BARCELONATECH

Master Construction 2014 – National University of Colombia
Deepening and Construction Technology
National University of Colombia. Bogota. 2001-2006.



Professional Profile


Architect and Master in Construction of the National University of Colombia. Doctoral candidate from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, BARCELONATECH. Research deployable and transformable structures, approximations of habitability. Study of the structural morphology applied to architecture and lightweight construction buildings. Skills in parametric design and digital fabrication. Teaching experience in the area of innovation and technology in architecture. Participation as a speaker at various international conferences on unconventional structures in architecture. 8 years of professional experience in the field of civil construction and project management and interior design and corporate architecture. Co-founder SMiA research group.


Academic Production and Research

DEPLOYABLE MEMBRANE STRUCTURES , degree work to implement the title of architect , Faculty of Arts , National University of Colombia . 2006 .

Third place in the sixth annual architecture , technology category , contest thesis best done by the Colombian Society of Architects . (December 2006)

Participation as a speaker at the Symposium IASS – SLTE 2008 Acapulco, Mexico of TENSIL STRUCTURES, STRUCTURAL STUDIES with MEMBRANE work.

Assistant Professor . ETSAV , School of Architecture of the Vallès . Realization of Educative Workshop. Structural Morphology in Architecture ( GIEWS ) . Optional class: Lightweight constructions .

” Transformable Architecture. Experimental solution for a square mesh deployable cover . ” Transformables2013 . Pg.125 – 130.Sevilla , Spain . ISBN: 978-84-939565-3-0

“Geometric Exploration Space Networks tetrahedrons with inhomogeneous cores Sandwich Panel in Composite Materials” . IASS 2013 Symposium. International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures.2013 . Wroclaw, Poland . ISBN: 978-83-7493-787-0

” Deployable membrane structures Design proposal for the scissors -type system”. ICSA 2013. Guimarães, Portugal.ISBN: 978-0-415-66195-9