Arpan Bakshi, LEED AP BD+C, ESTIDAMA PQP is a Sustainable Engineering Studio Team Leader based in the New York office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM). He manages project teams of building performance analysts and sustainability specialists to develop and deliver high performance design solutions. He is actively engaged in research with the Center for the Built Environment at Berkeley, an SOM industry partner, and has authored technical papers with the Harvard Graduate School of Design Sustainable Design Lab and SOM Technical Architecture and teaches at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School Of Design (PennDesign). He served as President of the International Building Performance Simulation Association’s New York Chapter and serves on the ASHRAE New York Sustainability Committee.
Skyscraper Center Editorial Board (2014 – 2015)