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Vitruvius (fl. 40 bc) Roman architect and military engineer

Leon Battista Alberti (1404—1472) Italian architect, humanist, painter, and art critic

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BIGGS, Simon Richard (born 1965), Executive Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology, University of Queensland, since 2014

PILKINGTON, Henry (1849 - 1930), Civil Engineer-in-Chief of Naval Loan Works, 1895–1906; formerly Director of Engineering and Architectural Works of the Admiralty

SADLER, Herbert Charles (1872 - 1948), Dean Emeritus; Professor of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering in the University of Michigan, 1900–28; Dean of the College of Engineering, 1928–37, Dean Emeritus, 1940; Alexander Ziwet Professor of Engineering, 1937–39, University of Michigan

WATSON, Newton Frank (1923 - 2002), Haden/Pilkington Professor of Environmental Design and Engineering, and Head, Bartlett School of Architecture and Planning, University College London, 1985–88, then Emeritus Professor; Dean of the Faculty of Environmental Studies, 1986–88

MUSGROVE, John (1920 - 2000), Professor Emeritus, University of London; Haden-Pilkington Professor of Environmental Design and Engineering, 1978–85 and Head of the Bartlett School of Architecture and Planning, 1980–85, University College London

FAULKNER, Douglas (1929 - 2011), consulting structural engineer and naval architect, specialising in ship casualty investigations, since 1995; Head of Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, University of Glasgow, 1973–95, then Emeritus Professor

BILES, John Harvard (1854 - 1933), Hon. Vice-President Institution of Naval Architects; MInstCE, MSoc. Nav. Arch., USA; Hon. Memb. Japanese Society of Naval Architects; Order of Osmanieh, 3rd class, 1906; Naval Constructor, Admiralty, 1877–81; Naval Architect and Manager to Clydebank Shipyard, 1881–90; Professor of Naval Architecture, Glasgow University, 1891–1921; has served on Admiralty Departmental Committees on Mercantile Auxiliaries, 1901, Torpedo Boat Destroyer Committee, 1902–03, Warship Designs, 1905; Board of Trade Departmental Committee on Tonnage, 1905–06; Past Master of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights; President Engineering Section British Association, 1911; Chairman Boats and Davits Committee, 1912–13; Assessor on Titanic Enquiry, 1912; British Delegate on International Conference on Safety of Life at Sea, 1913; Chairman Admiralty Committee on Submarine Cargo Vessels, 1917; Member Indian Mercantile Marine Committee, 1923–24; Member of Committee on Royal Dockyards and their organization, 1925; Chairman Engineering Joint Council, 1925–26; is Consulting Naval Architect to the High Commissioner for India, and received thanks of Secretary of State in Council for the satisfactory results of the designing and supervising the construction of the river craft for the Expeditionary Force in Mesopotamia, 1916–18; has professionally visited India, Australia, United States of America, Canada, Japan, and China, and nearly all European countries


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In the pre-scientific era, the writers of architectural treatises from Vitruvius in antiquity to Alberti and Palladio in the Renaissance onwards also dealt with subjects which today would be regarded ...

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