Faculty Profile

Greg Otto

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR STRUCTURAL ENGINEER. ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL, BURO HAPPOLD CONSULTING ENGINEERS
School:  Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Education
  • Greg holds degrees from Kansas State University, Cooper Union and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Research
  • His current research is directed toward environmental conservation and sustainability, computer modeling and analysis, and manufacturing methods that bring the architect, engineer and fabricator into a more collaborative and innovative environment
  • Recent and ongoing work includes The Smithsonian Institute, The Portrait Gallery, Washington DC (Norman Foster and Partners), Los Angeles Natural History Museum, Los Angeles, CA (Steven Holl Architects), Genzyme Headquarters, Cambridge, MA (Behnisch, Behnisch + Partners), Fashion Institute of Technology, Building C, New York, NY (Sharples Holden Pasquarelli), San Jose State University Art Museum, San Jose, CA (Witte Whiting), General Motors Building, Observation Deck, New York, NY Norman Foster and Partners and Northpoint, Parcel N, Cambridge, MA (Behnisch, Behnisch + Partners).
General Information
Having been educated as architect and engineer and engaged in the practice of both, Greg has been focused on collaborative working between the architect and engineer and the potential for innovation that such working brings.