Adjunct

Arpan Bakshi

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Email: Arpan.Bakshi@som.com

Website: som.com

Educational Credentials :

  • Executive Education, Harvard University, 2011
  • Master of Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, 2010
  • Bachelor of Architecture, Iowa State University, 2003

Teaching Experience :

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, City College of New York, NY, 2015- present
  • Research Consultant, Harvard University Graduate School of Design, 2014-present
  • Studio Consultant, PennDesign, 2014-present
  • Adjunct Lecturer, NYC College of Technology, 2010-2012

Professional Experience :

  • Senior Sustainability Manager, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM), NY, 2013-present
  • Sustainability Manager, YR&G, NY, 2010-2013
  • Sustainability Consultant, Werner Sobek Stuttgart, 2010
  • Building Performance Analyst, Rafael Vinoly Architects, NY, 2008-2009
  • Designer, Various Architectural Firms, 2004-2007

Licenses/Registration :

  • LEED Accredited Professional, Building Design + Construction Specialty
  • Estidama Accredited Professional

Selected Publications and Recent Research :

  • “Toward Pre-Simulated Guidelines for Low-Energy High-Rise Residential Design in Megacities. ” In SimAUD Conference, 2015.
  • “Iterative Energy Modeling in Façade Design.” In GlassCon Global Conference, 2014.
  • “Completing the Design-Analysis-Fabrication-Validation Cycle.” In International High Performance Building Conference, 2013.
  • “A simple cost-benefit estimation for daylighting design and analysis during the design process”, 2011.

Professional Memberships :

  • International Building Performance Simulation
  • Association American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers
  • Urban Land Institute
  • National Fenestration Rating Council

Courses

  • ARCH 48301/74300 Environmental Systems II