Journal Papers and Book Chapters

Lee, T.U., Gattas, J.M. (accepted) Geometric design and construction of structurally-stabilised accordion shelters. Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2016) Design and digital fabrication of folded sandwich structures. Automation in Construction, 63, 79-87. Available from: doi:10.1016/j.autcon.2015.12.002.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2015) Structural engineering applications of morphing sandwich structures. In Miura, K., Kawasaki, T., Tachi, T., Uehara, R., Lang, R.J., Wang-Iverson, P. (Eds.), Origami^6: II. Technology, Art, Education, American Mathematical Society, pp. 421-430.

Fathers, R.K., Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2015) Quasi-static crushing of eggbox, cube, and modified cube foldcore sandwich structures. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 101, 421-48. Available from: doi:10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2015.08.013.

Xie, R., Chen, Y., Gattas, J.M. (2015) Parametrisation and application of cube and eggbox-type folded geometries. International Journal of Space Structures, 30(2), 99-110. Available from: doi:10.1260/0266-3511.30.2.99.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2015) Geometric assembly of rigid-foldable morphing sandwich structures. Engineering Structures, 94, 149-159. Available from: doi:10.1016/j.engstruct.2015.03.019.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2015) The behaviour of curved-crease foldcores under low-velocity impact loads. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 53, 80-91. Available from: doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2014.10.019.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2014) Miura-base rigid origami: parametrizations of curved-crease geometries. Journal of Mechanical Design, 136(12), 121404. Available from: doi:10.1115/1.4028532.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2014) Quasi-static impact of indented foldcores. International Journal of Impact Engineering, 73, 15-29. Available from: doi:10.1016/j.ijimpeng.2014.06.001.

Gattas, J.M., Wu, W., You, Z. (2013) Miura-base rigid origami: parameterizations of first-level derivative and piecewise geometries. Journal of Mechanical Design, 135(11), 11011. Available from: doi:10.1115/1.4025380.


Patents Applied For

Heitzmann, M.T., Gattas, J.M., Fernando, D. A Method for Producing a Structural Element. Australian Patent Application 2015902198. Filing date 2015-06-04.

Fernando, D., Teng, J.G., Gattas, J.M. Structural Elements and Methods of Production. Australian Patent Application 2015901515. Filing date 2015-04-29.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z (2014). Folded Shell Structures. World Patent Application WO2014170650. Available from: Espacenet.


Conference Papers

Fernando, D., Gattas, J.M., Teng, J.G., Heitzmann, M. (2015) Hybrid thin-walled members made of FRP and timber. Presented at the 12th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymers for Reinforced Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-12) and The 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Fiber Reinforced Polymers in Structures (APFIS-2015) Joint Conference , 14-16 December 2015, Nanjing, China.

Shi, X.Q., Gattas, J.M. (2015) Design and folded fabrication of novel self-braced triangular structural sections and frames. Presented at the Second International Conference on Performance-based and Life-cycle Structural Engineering (PLSE2015), 9-11 December 2015, Brisbane, Australia. Available from: http://plse2015.org/cms/USB/pdf/full-paper_6167.pdf .

Sevilla, K., Gattas, J.M. (2015) Volunteering for success: strategic design and implementation of the Icarus Program. Presented at the Australasian Association for Engineering Education Conference (AAEE2015), 6-9 December 2015, Geelong, Australia.

Gattas, J.M., Chen, Y. (2015) Synthesis of folded frame structures from Cube-type and Eggbox-type kirigami geometry. In Proceedings of the ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, 2-5 August 2015, Boston, Massachusetts. Available from: doi:10.1115/DETC2015-46433.

Cash, T.N., Warren, H.S., Gattas, J.M. (2015) Analysis of Miura-type folded and morphing sandwich beams. In Proceedings of the ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, 2-5 August 2015, Boston, Massachusetts. Available from: doi:10.1115/DETC2015-46380.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2014) Quasi-static impact response of single-curved foldcore sandwich shells. In Proceedings of the ASME 2014 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, 17-20 August 2014, Buffalo, New York. Available from: doi:10.1115/DETC2014-34826.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2013) Quasi-static impact response of alternate origami-core sandwich panels. In Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, 4-7 August 2013, Portland, Oregon. Available from: doi:10.1115/DETC2013-12681.

Gattas, J.M., You, Z. (2013) Rigid-foldable piecewise geometries. In New Proposals for Transformable Architecture, Engineering, and Design. Proceedings of the First Conference Transformables 2013. School of Architecture Seville, Spain, 18-20 September 2013. Escrig, F. and Sanchez, J. Editorial Starbooks, pp. 319-324.

Gattas, J.M. (2013) Morphing origami panels: geometry and construction. In Proceedings of the 15th Young Researchers’ Conference, 14 March 2013, London, IStructE, pp. 40-41. Available from: IStructE


Software

Gattas, J.M. (2015) Digital Fabrication Toolbox. Available from: http://joegattas.com/digital-fabrication-toolbox .

Gattas, J.M. (2013) Rigid Origami Toolbox. Available from: http://joegattas.com/rigid-origami-toolbox .


Creative Works

Fish Lane Follies

Cabonce, J., Cao, J., Gattas, J.M., Garvey, B., Prince, C., Thorne, T. (2015) The TeeZee (Pyramid Accordion Shelter). Design submission to James Dyson Award 2015, Available from: http://www.jamesdysonaward.org/projects/the-teezee-pyramid-accordion-shelter/.

Cash, T., Warren, H., White, N., Gattas, J.M. (2014) Rhino Shell: A flat-pack and rapidly-deployed morphing shell transitional shelter. Design submission to James Dyson Award 2014, Available from: http://www.jamesdysonaward.org/projects/rhino-shell/.

Ettema, S., Rech, S., Stevenson, A., Gattas, J.M. (2014) Crease Bridge: Temporary folding infrastructure that converts to permanent structural concrete formwork. Design submission to James Dyson Award 2014, Available from: http://www.jamesdysonaward.org/projects/crease-bridge/.

Brice, D., Wong, E., Owen, J., Gattas, J.M. (2014) Festy Flat: A fast-up, fast-down, recyclable festival shelter. Design submission to James Dyson Award 2014, Available from: http://www.jamesdysonaward.org/projects/festy-flat/.

Blackwell, R., Chattaway, C., De Manincor, J., Gattas, J.M., Fernando, D. (2014) Open All Seasons. Submission to Engineers Australia Freefall Experience Design Competition. Available from: http://www.engineersaustralia.org.au/freefall-experience/entry-r19041.

Gattas, J.M. (2013) Plate House: A fast, flexible, flatpack shelter. Design submission to James Dyson Award 2013.


Media & News

2015 Tianjin University Exchange
2015 Compass Magazine
2014 Festy Flat Profile
2014 UQ Rhino Shell / WiE Profile
2014 Monash Commemorative Service 2014
2013 Oxford Plate House Profile
2013 UK Shelter Forum Pecha Kucha
2011 UQ Alumni Profile
2011 Monash Scholar Profile
2009 UQ/Monash Profile