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Eladio Dieste

Eladio Dieste Saint Martin, Uruguayan structural engineer and architect (Artigas 10 December 1917 – Montevideo 19 July 2000)
Created and developed structural ceramics or reinforced brick
Invented two kinds of vault: self-carrying vaults and Gaussian vaults
Developed techniques to achieve resistant structures such as pre-stressing of brickwork and moveable formworks
Designed and built special machines and devices for construction
Developed special details and calculation techniques

Enunciated a theorem that relates moments integral along the directrix of vault to moment in each point in Un Nuevo teorema sobre estructuras laminares.