Werner Sobek—Art of Engineering

May 1, 2000

Reviewed by Percy Hooper Mention of the Institute for Lightweight Structures in Stuttgart, Germany conjures inspiring visions of sweeping tensile fabric innovations and wafer-thin marvels of engineering artistry. At the heart of the Institute’s reputation for design excellence stands director Werner Sobek. In his new book, Werner Sobek—Art of Engineering author Werner Blaser introduces us …