A L F R E D O      A N D I A     S T E L Z E R,  Ph.D.

SOA, Florida International University, Miami, USA


 
Education
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, USA
M. Des. S., Harvard University, USA
Arquitecto, Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, Chile



BIO:
Dr. Alfredo A
ndia is currently a professor at Florida International University, Miami.  He has also taught at U.of Cincinnati, University of California at Berkeley and he has been a visiting professor in Italy and Chile.  Dr. Andia combines his interest and expertise in architectural design and digital technologies.  He has worked has a project design architect in projects such as the headquarter for Kyushu Electric Power Co., Kumamoto, Japan; Oncomedica office Building, Peru; Mall Feria del Pacifico, Lima , Peru; Urban Design Plan for 2000-2100 in Kyoto, Japan; and Urban Design proposals for small towns in Italy and Ohio.  

He has consulted internationally in digital technology in design for companies such as Taisei Corporation, one of the largest construction companies in the world, and Architectural firms such as Anshen and Allen, Anderson De Bartolo, Pan, and SMP, California.  Dr. Andia has also consulted several digital technology start-ups and well established corporations such as Tokyo Computer Systems, Japan; Cyra Technologies, California; BCTS in Chile and Peru; and is an Advisor to the Center for Design Visualization at U.C. Berkeley.

Dr. Andia coordinates the Internet Studio Network. An online academic community that brings togheter studios at several schools of architecture togheter. He has spoken widely on the impacts of digital technologies in design at Biennales of Architecture and at conferences such as SIGGRAPH, American Collegiate Schools of Architecture, Networked Realities in Japan, IMCL. He has been invited tot more than 20 universities and research institute worldwide.  He has been a member of the CDI Workshops in Italy, International Scientific Committee of the SIGRADI conferences in South America, A invited member to ACSA taks force on distace education and digital media. 


LINKS:
Internet Studios Consortium | Piet3D | Ampath


IN THE MEDIA:

- UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL (UPI), Sept. 12th, 2002. Interview on the Summer Ground Zero workshop and ideas for the futre of the WTC site. By Alex Cukan, "Hot Buttons: Talk show topics": http://www.upi.com/view.cfm?StoryID=20020902-031659-5306r

- UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL (UPI), Sept. 6th, 2002. Interview on the Summer Ground Zero workshop and ideas for the futre of the WTC site. By Alex Cukan, "Sept. 11: What to do with WTC site": http://www.upi.com/view.cfm?StoryID=20020911-044843-2194r

- ASSOCIATED PRESS, July 17, 2002. Interview by Associated Press on World Trade Center Proposals, K. Matthews "Rebuilding plans for World Trade Center site unveiled to mixed reaction." Distributed in many of the 7500 media outlets by Associated Press Wire Top World News:
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- DIARIO EL CLARIN ARGENTINA, Aug. 5, 2002, "Urbanismo Virtual: Como Llenar el Vacio?": http://www.arquitectura.clarin.com/suplementos/arquitectura/2002/08/05/a-00201.htm
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MINHA CIDADE, Brasil. Marco Zero de Nova York. http://www.vitruvius.com.br/minhacidade/mc053/texto.asp
- DISCOVERY CHANNEL, "Vida@Línea": http://istudio01.tripod.com/realdicover/discov28k.rm
- BBC WORLD SERVICE, "Web connects design students": http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/sci/tech/newsid_1544000/1544378.stm
- BBC MUNDO, "Arquitectura en red para A. Latina": http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/spanish/science/newsid_1514000/1514682.stm
- DIARIO EL CLARIN, Argentina, "La Entrega en Internet": http://istudio01.tripod.com/clarin.pdf
- DIARIO LA HORA, Chile, "Estudiantes se Comunican Virtualmente": http://istudio01.tripod.com/lahora.jpg
- NHK TV, Japan: http://istudio01.tripod.com/clip6.rm
- GOVERNMENT VIDEO MAGAZINE, "Distance learning goes the last mile": http://www.uniweb.cl/tdu/gov/story.html
- ARCHINGEO MAGAZINE, March 2002, "Internet Studios":
- OFFICIAL DELEGATION OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA TO CHILE AND ARGENTINA: http://istudio01.tripod.com/news/jeb.html