Research interests



Dr. ir. Christian Louter is Assistant Professor of Structural Design and Structural Glass Design at Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) in The Netherlands. At TU Delft he investigates novel structural glass solutions and teaches on structural design. Christian obtained his PhD Cum Laude from TU Delft in 2011 and has worked several  years as a post-doctoral researcher at EPFL in Switzerland before returning to TU Delft in 2015. Christian is member of the Glass & Transparency Research Group at TU Delft.



In addition to his teaching and research activities, Christian is currently involved in the following international committees and initiatives:

- Editor-in-Chief - Glass Structures & Engineering Journal
- Co-Organizer - Challenging Glass Conference
- Member - COST Action TU1403 Adaptive Facades Network
- Member - IABSE Working Group 1 - Structural Glass
- Member - Eurocode CEN TC 250/SC11 - Structural Glass


Contact details:

Dr. ir. Christian Louter

Chair of Structural Design
Department of Architectural Engineering & Technology (AE&T)
Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment (A+BE)
Delft University of Technology (TU Delft)

Room 01+.West.130
Julianalaan 134
2628 BL Delft
The Netherlands



External websites:
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- Linkedin profile


Research output

  1. Glass Structures & Engineering

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewEditorial

  2. Experimental investigation of multi-span post-tensioned glass beams

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

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  1. Glass Performance Days 2017 (Event)

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

  2. Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (External organisation)

    Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

  3. Challenging Glass Conference 6

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

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