PhD student, Università IUAV di Venezia
Paolo Borin is a PhD student at the Università IUAV di Venezia. His thesis explores the science and stereotomy of Guarino Guarini through digital and computational modeling techniques. Borin graduated with a degree in Architectural Engineering from University of Padua in 2011 with honors. His thesis analyzes how prefabrication and BIM could lead to low cost and high quality buildings. From 2011 he has been exploring theory and practise of Building Information Modeling and applying it to enhance the building process. Within Visualizing Venice, he’s studying how to merge information and digital modeling to set up an effective knowledge base for Digital Humanities.