Publications

A) Scientific publications

  1. Degree thesis: “Coperture sospese. Indagine teorica : fune portante e fune stabilizzante con collegamenti inclinati”.
  2. “Tension Structures: Jawerth System”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 4, 1971.
  3. “Tensostrutture”, INARCOS, No. 313, January 1972.
  4. “Coperture a tenda in acciaio e tessuto ad alta resistenza. Aspetti della progettazione ed esempi di realizzazione”,  Acciaio-Steel, no. 12, 1975.
  5. “Geometrical configuration of pneumatic and tent structures obtained with interactive computer aided design”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. World Congress on Space Enclosures. Building Research Centre, Concordia University, Montreal, July 1976.
  6. “Interactive computer aided design in the field of pneumatic structures”, Official records of the CIB-I.A.S.S. International Symposium on Air Supported Structures, Venice, June 1977.
  7. “Strutture pneumatiche con funi di contenimento in acciaio per la copertura di grandi luci”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 9, 1977.
  8. “Sullo stato di deformazione delle strutture pneumatiche”, Acciaio-Steel, No. 12, 1978.
  9. “On the deformative state of pneumatic structures”, Official records of the World Congress I.A.S.S., Madrid, September 1979.
  10. “The roof structures of the new sport Arena in Athens”, Official records of the World Congress I.A.S.S., Madrid, September 1979.
  11. “Tecniche interattive nella moderna metodologia della progettazione strutturale”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 1, 1980.
  12. “Sulla progettazione interattiva di telai piani metallici”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 1, 1980.
  13. “Interactive analysis of membrane grid shells: substructuring with the mixed method of analysis”, I.A.S.S., Buenos Aires, September 1982; Acciaio-Steel, September 1982.
  14. “Analisi statica e dinamica di edifici multipiano: progettazione strutturale assistita mediante tecniche interattive grafiche”, INARCOS.
  15. “CAD per la progettazione strutturale”, Pixel, no. 5, 1982.
  16. “Alcune osservazioni sulla interazione elastica fra reti di funi e strutture d’ancoraggio”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 4, 1983.
  17. “On the elastic interaction between ripe net and space frame anchorage structures”, Official records of the Third International Conference on Space Structures, University of Surrey, Guilford, England, 1985.
  18. “Static and dynamic analysis of multilevel buildings: a CAD methodology”, Official records of the Third International Conference on Space Structures, University of Surrey, Guilford, England, 1985.
  19. “L’integrazione dell’informazione nell’industria delle costruzioni”, Acciaio-Steel, October 1986.
  20. “Recent developments of design and construction of membrane structures in Italy”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. Symposium, Osaka, Japan, September 1986.
  21. “A new stadium for the 1990 world football games”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. Congress, Madrid, Spain, September 1989.
  22. “Form finding analysis for membrane structures using force density method”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. Congress, Madrid, Spain, September 1989.
  23. “Dinamica aleatoria nel dominio delle frequenze di sistemi strutturali in zona sismica. Approssimazioni semplificative in funzione delle caratteristiche filtranti della struttura”, INARCOS, December 1989.
  24. “Osservazioni su indagini teoriche e controlli sperimentali condotti su coperture leggere di grandi dimensioni”, Official records of the 1° Convegno Nazionale di Ingegneria del Vento, Florence, October 1990.
  25. “The wind-induced response of a cable supported stadium roof”, Official records of the Eight International Conference on Wind Engineering, London, Ontario, July 1991.
  26. 26. “The new suspend roof for the Olympic Stadium in Rome”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. Symposium, Copenhagen, Denmark, September 1991.
  27. “Sul vantaggioso comportamento, sotto l’azione del vento, di un ponte di grande luce in tensostruttura a doppio effetto”, Official records of the 2° Congresso Nazionale di ingegneria del vento, Capri, Italy October 1992.
  28. “Sistema software interattivo grafico indirizzato al progetto e verifica di modelli strutturali”, Costruzioni Metalliche, no. 4, 1992.
  29. “The aerodynamic advantages of a double-effect large span suspension bridge under wind load”, Official records of the Fourth International Conference on Space Structures, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK, September 5 – 10, 1993.
  30. “Linked interactive graphic software addressed to static and dynamic analysis of 3D structural systems”, Official records of the Fourth International Conference on Space Structures, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK, September 5 – 10, 1993.
  31. “Conceptual design of some long span sport structures”, Official records of the conference on Innovative Large Span Structures, Concept, Design, Construction, I.A.S.S., Toronto, Canada, July 1992.
  32. “Conceptual design and reliability of long span, structural systems”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. International Simposium, Milan, Italy, June 1995.
  33. “In service performance control and monitoring of the Torino Stadium roof structural system”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. International Symposium, Milan, Italy, June 1995.
  34. “Conceptual design, experimental and theoretical analysis, detailing and performance of long span light weight structural systems”, Official records of the International Conference on light weight structures in Civil Engineering, Warsaw, Poland, September 1995.
  35. “Conceptual design: a knowledge based synthetical approach”, Official records of the International Symposium, Stuttgart, Germany, October 1996.
  36. “Snow and wind experimental analysis in the design of long span sub-horizontal structures”, Official records of the 2nd European and African Conference on Wind Engineering, Genoa, Italy, June 1997.
  37. “Snow and wind experimental analysis in the design of long span sub-horizontal structures”, J. Wind Eng. Ind. Aerodynamics, 1998.
  38. “Generazione artificiale dell’azione del vento: analisi comparativa degli algoritmi di simulazione nel dominio del tempo”, Official records of the 5° Convegno Nazionale di Ingegneria del vento, Perugia, Italy, September 1998.
  39. Analisi dinamica non lineare di sistemi strutturali leggeri sub-orizzontali soggetti all’azione del vento, Official records of the 5° Convegno Nazionale di Ingegneria del vento, Perugia, Italy, 1998.
  40. Lazzari M., Majowiecki M., Saetta A., Vitaliani R., “Analisi dinamica non lineare di sistemi strutturali leggeri sub-orizzontali soggetti all’azione del vento: Lo stadio di La Plata”, (in Italian). Official records of the 5th National Congress of Wind Engineering, Perugia, Italy, September 13 – 15, 1998.
  41. Lazzari M., Majowiecki M., Saetta A., Vitaliani R., “Generazione artificiale dell’azione del vento: analisi comparativa degli algoritmi di simulazione nel dominio del tempo”, (in Italian). Official records of the 5th National Congress of Wind Engineering, Perugia, Italy, September 13 – 15, 1998.
  42. Giovagnoni M., Majowiecki M., Paruolo P., “Analisi di affidabilità: sensibilità parametrica di sistemi strutturali metallici”, Inarcos 601, July 1999.
  43. “Concepts and reliability in the design of widespan structures”, Official records of the International Symposium on wide span enclosures, Bath, UK, April 2000.
  44. “Effetto delle velocita` relative sull’analisi dinamica di una tensostruttura soggetta all’azione del vento”, Official records of the 6° Convegno Nazionale di ingegneria del Vento, In-Vento-2000, Genoa, Italy, June 18 – 21, 2000.
  45. Lazzari M., Majowiecki M., Saetta A., Vitaliani R., “Effetto delle velocità relative sull’analisi dinamica di una tensostruttura soggetta all’azione del vento”, (in Italian). Official records of the 6° Convegno Nazionale di ingegneria del Vento, In-Vento-2000, Genoa, Italy, June 18 – 21, 2000.
  46. Wide span structures: from concept to detail design, Official records of the I Simposio Nacional sobre Tensoestruturas, May 6 – 7, 2001, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  47. Lazzari M., Majowiecki M., Saetta A., Vitaliani R., “Large cable roof: Montreal Stadium and La Plata Stadium”, C.T.A. Collegio dei Tecnici dell’acciaio, Venice, Italy, September 26 – 28, 2001.
  48. Giovagnoni M., Majowiecki M., Paruolo P., “Analisi di affidabilità: sensibilità parametrica di sistemi strutturali metallici”. Official records of the National Congress “Crolli e Affidabilità delle Strutture Civili”, December 6 – 7, 2001.
  49. Majowiecki M., Cosentino N., Lazzari M., “Wind effects on large span structures”. Official records of the Research Project: “Analisi, Controllo e Riduzione del Rischio Eolico sulle Costruzioni e sull’Ambiente Urbano”, Coordinator Borri C. – Florence, Italy, April 2002.
  50. “Experimental and reliability analysis in the field of wide span steel structures”, Official records of the 4th National Conference on Steel Structures, Patras, Greece, May 24 – 25, 2002.
  51. “Introducing Lightweight Structures”, Textile roofs 2002, Technische Universitat, Berlin, May 30 – 31, 2002.
  52. Lazzari M., Majowiecki M., Saetta A., Vitaliani R., “F.E. Analysis of Montreal Stadium Roof Under Variable Loading Conditions”, Official records of the IABSE Symposium “Towards a better built environment – innovation, sustainability, information technology”, Melbourne, Australia, 2002.
  53. Lazzari M., Majowiecki M., Saetta A., Vitaliani R., “Comportamento non lineare per geometria dello Stadio Olimpico di Montreal”. Official records of the 7th National Congress of Wind Engineering, Milan, Italy, September 19 – 22, 2002.
  54. “Architettura strutturale e concezione strutturale” Convegno Dettaglio costruttivo e progetto Architettonico, University of Naples Federico II, School of Architecture, Sala Borsa, Aprile 30, 2003.
  55. “New Materials and Theoretical & Experimental technologies in the field of lightweight structures”, Official records of the Workshop on “New Technologies and Materials in Civil Engineering” in conjunction with the 2nd International Specialty Conference on The Conceptual Approach to Structural Design, Milan, Italy, June 30, 2003.
  56. “Wide Span Membrane Structures: Design assisted by experimental analysis”, Official records of the conference on Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures, Structural Membranes 2003, Barcelona, Spain, June 30 –July 2, 2003.
  57. “Stadia Roof Structures: design assisted by testing”, Official records of the Tensinet Symposium, Designing Tensile Structures, Bruxelles, Belgium, September 19 – 20, 2003.
  58. Lazzari M., Majowiecki M., Saetta A., Vitaliani R., “Dynamic Behavior of a Tensigrity System Subjected to Follower Wind Loading”, Journal of Computers and Structures, 2003, 81 (22-23), 2199-2217.
  59. “Architettura strutturale ed etica tecnologica”, The Plan, No. 2, 2003.
  60. Cosentino N., Majowiecki M., “Cables and cable supported systems”. Official records of the Research Project “Dominare il rischio eolico ed assicurare il funzionamento di impianti ed infrastrutture”. Coordinator C. Borri., Florence, Italy, June 2004.
  61. Cosentino N., Majowiecki M., “Analysis and mitigation of the wind induced response of large span suspended roofs: the case of the new Braga Stadium”. Official records of the 8° Convegno Nazionale di Ingegneria del Vento – IN-VENTO-2004, Reggio Calabria, Italy, June 2004.
  62. “Diseno conceptual y analisis teorico-experimental de estructuras livianas para grande vanos”, Official records of the XVIII JORNADAS ARGENTINAS DE INGENIERIA ESTRUCTURAL, Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 15 – 17, 2004.
  63. “Experiences in Design and Realization of Wide Span Structures”, SHELL AND SPATIAL STRUCTURES FROM MODELS TO REALIZATION, Official records of the I.A.S.S. Symposium, Montpellier, France, September 20 – 24, 2004.
  64. G. Bartoli, P. Biagini, C. Borri, M. Majowiecki, M. Orlando, L. Procino, “Wind-tunnel tests and design loads of the roof of the new Karaiskaki Olympic stadium in Piraeus”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. Symposium, Montpellier, France, September 20 – 24, 2004.
  65. C. Borri, C. Costa, M. Majowiecki, L. Salvatori & P. Spinelli, “Large suspension bridges to withstand wind loading”, EURODYN 2005, PARIS – France, 4-7 Sept. 2005.
  66. N. Cosentino, M. Majowiecki, M. Marini, “Dynamic characterization of the New Braga Stadium large span suspension roof” To be presented at Experimental Vibration Analysis for Civil Engineering Structures – EVACES 2005, Bordeaux, October 2005.
  67. M. Majowiecki,”HS steels in Tension Structures”, 1st. International Conference “Super-High Strenght Steels, 2-4 November ”, 2005, Rome, Italy.
  68. M. Majowiecki, “Structural architecture of steel wide span enclosures: uncertainties in reliability assessment”, 5th. National Conference on Metal Structures, , 29/9-2/10 2005, Xanthi, Greece.
  69. M.Majowiecki.“Architecture & Structures: Ethics in Free Form Design”, New Shell and Spatial Structures – IASS 2006 Symposium. 16-19 October, Beijing, China.
  70. M. Majowiecki, N. Cosentino, “Dynamic Aspects of the New Braga Stadium Large Span Roof”, Proc. of IASS Symposium 2007, Venice December 3-6. 2007.
  71. M. Majowiecki, N. Cosentino, C. Costa, “Wind Effects and Cables Damping at the Adige Cable Stay Bridge”, Proc. of IASS Symposium 2007, Venice December 3-6. 2007.
  72. M. Majowiecki, “The Free Form Design (FFD) in steel structural architecture”, Steel Construction, Volume 1, Issue n°1, September 2008 and, with the same paper, invited lecture at Eurosteel 2008, Graz, 2-5 September,2008.
  73. M. Majowiecki, “Design assisted by wind tunnel testing: examples”, 6th Greek National Conference on Metal Structures, 2-4 October 2008 (invited lecture).
  74. M. Majowiecki, C. Gkologiannis, C. Gantes, A. Athanasiadis, F. Zoulas, H. Schmidt, “Stuctural Design of the New Football Stadium of Panathinaikos F.C. in Votanikos, Greece”, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE) Symposium Venice 2010
  75. M. Majowiecki, N. Cosentino, “Design Assisted By Wind Tunnel Testing”, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE) Symposium Venice 2010
  76. M. Majowiecki, F. Ossola, S. Pinardi, “The new Juventus Stadium in Turin”, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE) Symposium Venice 2010
  77. M. Majowiecki, S. Pinardi, “Reduced stress method for Class 4 steel section”, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE) Symposium Venice 2010
  78. M. Majowiecki, M. Petrucci, “Structural Optimization and Free Form Design”, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE) Symposium Venice 2010
  79. M. Majowiecki, “Personal experiences in Structural Architecture: from form finding to free form design”, International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures (IASS) Symposium 2010, Shanghai
  80. Conceptual design and analysis of long span structures

B) Didactic Publications

  1. Progettazione interattiva assistita dal calcolatore in campo tensostrutturale.
  2. Membrane: aspetti costruttivi, funzionali, economici, ecc.
  3. Strutture pneumatiche: metodi di analisi.

Those publications are related to a postgraduate course on “Tensile structures, pneumatic structures and membranes”, May 25 – 27, 1983, program of permanent instruction, Politecnico di Milano.

C) Books

  1. Computer aided design of pneumatic structures in “Pneumatic Construction Elements” (in Russian), edited by V.V. Yermolov, Stroyisdat, Moscow, 1983
  2. Tensostrutture: progetto e verifica, Assider, Milano, October 1985.
  3. Tension space structres in “Space Structures : Theory and Practice”, edited by H. Nooshin, Elsevier, London, 1987.
  4. Tensostrutture, Manuale dell’Ingegnere Cremonese, ESAC, 1991.
  5. Le tensostrutture a membrana per l’architettura, Authors: Aldo Capasso, Massimo Majowiecki, Vincenzo Pinto, Editor: Maggioli, 1993
  6. Tensostrutture: progetto e verifica, (2nd. Edition), CREA, 1995.
  7. Tensostrutture, Manuale dell’Ingegnere Cremonese, ESAC, 2001
  8. Wide span Membrane Roof Structures: design assisted by experimental analysis, Springer, 2005, in: Textile Composites and inflatable Structures, editors: E. Onate and B. Kroplin;
  9. Structural design assisted by wind tunnel testing in Aeroelasti Phenomena and Pedestria-structure Dynamic Interaction on Non-conventional Bridges and Footbridges, Firenze University Press, 2010.
  10. Grandi strutture, in Almanacco dell’architetto, Proctor Edizioni, Bologna 2012, pp. 484-589

D) “Structural design”-related publications

  1. “Nuova Concessionaria Fiat – S. Giovanni in Persiceto (Bologna)”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 12, 1972.
  2. “Una tensostruttura a membrana per lo Junior Tennis Club di Bologna”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 12, 1973.
  3. “Tensostrutture per la realizzazione di grandi luci”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 10, 1974.
  4. “Chiesa di Rutigliano (Bari)”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 4, 1976.
  5. “Palazzetto dello Sport di Roseto degli Abruzzi”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 9, 1978.
  6. “Alcune recenti realizzazioni nel quadro dello sviluppo delle strutture leggere”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 9, 1979.
  7. “The roof structures of the new sport Arena in Athens”, Official records of the World Congress I.A.S.S., Madrid, September 1979.
  8. “Complesso Fiera del Marmo a Marina di Carrara”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 9, 1980.
  9. “Tensostrutture”, Domus, October 1980.
  10. “The roof structures of the new sport hall in Athens: design, construction and performance”, Official records of the Third International Conference on Space Structures. University of Surrey Guilford, England.
  11. “La tensostruttura per la fiera di Milano”, Acciaio-Steel, April 1986.
  12. “Copertura del nuovo stadio di Torino”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 5, May 1990
  13. “Stadio Olimpico: una copertura sospesa”, Acciaio-Steel, no. 7/8, August 1990.
  14. “Palazzo delle Arti e dello Sport di Ravenna”, T-Sport, May 1991.
  15. “Palazzo dello Sport di Pesaro: un sistema strutturale metallico di grande luce libera”, Costruzioni Metalliche, no. 5, September – October 1996.
  16. “Il nuovo padiglione fieristico P20 della Fiera di Bologna”, Il nuovo Cantiere, no. 9, October 1997.
  17. “The new sport centre in Thermi Thessaloniki: conceptual design of the structural steel system”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. Congress Madrid, September 1999.
  18. “Padiglione espositivo a due piani per la fiera di Bologna”, Costruzioni Metalliche, no. 3, 1999.
  19. “The sub-horizontal cable stayed system for the Pisa Tower”, Costruzioni Metalliche, no. 1, 2000.
  20. “Conceptual design of two mobile roof structures”, Official records of the Third International Conference on Mobile and Rapidly Assembled Structures, MARAS 2000, Madrid, June 2000.
  21. “The Olympic Airways Hangar at the new Athens International Airport”, Costruzioni Metalliche, no. 5, 2001.
  22. “Copertura convertibile della Piscina Olimpica Carmen Longo in Bologna”, Costruzioni Metalliche, no. 4, 2002.
  23. “Il nuovo Stadio di Modena”, Costruzioni Metalliche, no. 4, 2003.
  24. “Footbridge over the Reno”, Costruzioni Metalliche, no. 4, 2004.
  25. “Passerella Pedonale sul fiume Reno”, The Plan, no. 7, 2004
  26. Majowiecki M., Zoulas F., “The steel structure of the new football stadium of Olympiakos F.C. in Athens”, Official records of the I.A.S.S. Symposium, Montpellier, France, September 20 – 24, 2004.
  27. Majowiecki M., Zoulas F., “The steel structure of the new football stadium Karaiskakis in Athens”, Costruzioni Metalliche, no. 4, 2005.
  28. M. Majowiecki, “Three footbridges”, 2nd International Conference Footbridge 2005, December 6-8, 2005, Venice, Italy.
  29. M. Majowiecki, “Il nodo logistico di Genova Bolzaneto- The Genoa Bolzaneto logistic centre”, Costruzioni Metalliche, n°.4, 2006.
  30. M. Majowiecki, A new stainless steel membrane roof for the Roma Fair”, Costruzioni metalliche, n°4, 2007.
  31. M. Majowiecki, “A footbridge over the A-13 motorway”, Costruzioni metalliche, n°2, 2008
  32. M. Majowiecki, “Nuovo padiglione 14-15: il sistema strutturale”, INARCOS Ingegneri Architetti Costruttori Settembre 2008
  33. M. Majowiecki, “La nuova sede del Comune di Bologna: il progetto strutturale”, Associazione Costruttori Acciaio Italiani (ACAI) Rivista Costruzioni Metalliche n°5 del 2009
  34. M. Majowiecki, “Nuovo padiglione 14-15 della Fiera di Bologna: sistema strutturale e procedimento costruttivo”, Associazione Costruttori Acciaio Italiani (ACAI) Rivista Costruzioni Metalliche n°3 del 2010
  35. M. Majowiecki, “Alcune esperienze nella progettazione di grandi coperture in acciaio: dal form finding al free form design (FFD)” Giornale dell’ingegnere 2010
  36. M. Majowiecki, “The suspended roof of the new Juventus stadium in Turin”, Associazione Costruttori Acciaio Italiani (ACAI) Rivista Costruzioni Metalliche n°4 del 2011
  37. M. Majowiecki, ABDR Architetti associati “High speed station Roma Tiburtina Italy” Arketipo 2011
  38. M. Majowiecki, N. Cosentino “The new Portello congress centre Fieramilanocity: the structures of the new meeting chamber, auditorium and the ‘comet’ spatial roof grid system” Costruzioni Metalliche N°4 2012
  39. M. Majowiecki, F. Ossola, S. Pinardi “La copertura sospesa del nuovo stadio della Juventus a Torino” INARCOS 2013
  40. M. Majowiecki, G. Berti “The “Vela” reticular spatial roof beneath the Unipol Tower in Bologna” Costruzioni Metalliche Lug/Aug 2013
  41. M. Majowiecki, “The new High Speed Tiburtina station in Rome” Costruzioni Metalliche Lug/Aug 2014
  42. M. Majowiecki, “Roof of the pedestrian walkway for the Milan Expo 2015 exhibition complex” Costruzioni Metalliche Gen/Feb 2015
  43. M. Majowiecki, R. Formichi, A. Lucarelli, S.G. Morano “The bridge and arch system at the south entrance to Milan Expo 2015” Costruzioni Metalliche Mag/Giu 2015
  44. M. Majowiecki, “Expo 2015 Milano: il Decumano e la copertura sospesa” Il Giornale dell’Ingegnere 5 Maggio 2015