Mr. Vaibhav Jain

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Architecture

Qualification

– MS Building Science & Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
– B.Arch. Madhav Institute of Technology & Science, Gwalior, India

Subject Expertise

Climate in Architecture (Climatology), Building Services (HVAC, Illumination, Acoustics), Building Performance Simulations (Whole Building Energy Simulation, Daylight Simulation), Architectural Design, Building Construction, and Theory of Design

Interests

Energy Efficiency in Buildings, Building Performance Simulation (Whole Building Energy Consumption, Thermal Comfort, Artificial Lighting, and Daylighting), Building Monitoring & Controls, Green Building Design and Facilitation (IGBC, GRIHA, EDGE), Climatology, Code Compliance (ECBC, ASHRAE 90.1, ASHRAE 55, ASHRAE 62.1), Passive Cooling Techniques, Design of Scientific Experiments, Software Development, Statistics, Data Mining for Research, Meditation, and Yoga

Accomplishments

– He has served in various renowned organizations at various levels, such as International Institute of Information Technology – Hyderabad (Hyderabad, India), Austrian Institute of Technology (Vienna, Austria), Vienna University of Technology (Vienna, Austria), KS Ingenieure ZT GmbH (Vienna, Austria).
– He was awarded a renowned International Social Equity Scholarship by World Green Building Council (WGBC) and US Green Building Council (USGBC) and subsequently attended GreenBuild 2011 conference and exposition in Toronto, Canada. He won the Integrated Design Competition “Sustainable Wood Hotel” 2014, VDI (Association of German Engineers), Berlin.
– His idea of Building Experiment Station was selected as one of the top 30 entries in Start-Up India Odisha Yatra.
– He is the Faculty Coordinator for IGBC Student Chapter in Sri Sri University. Under his coordination, Sri Sri University won the IGBC Green Champion 2018 Award under the category of Institute Encouraging IGBC Accredited Professionals (IGBC AP).
– He has published 3 research papers in peer-reviewed international Journals and technical Conferences.

Member of:

– Council of Architecture (COA)
– Society of Building Science Educators (SBSE)
– CII – Indian Green Building Council (CII-IGBC)
– International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA)
– Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air-conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE)
– American Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)