Dr. Rupesh S. - Iyengar.

co-founder of Index Workshop Inc.



pursuing Doctorate of Architecture, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland.

Master of Science in Building Performance and Sustainability, National University of Singapore.

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, India

He is the co-founder of Index Workshop Inc., a company in India and Singapore that provides sustainable design and architectural consulting to projects in Asia.

One of his LEED Platinum rated projects in Bangalore, showcased an innovative free air conditioning idea and aimed to be the first net zero energy showroom in India.

During his undergraduate work, he developed a national award-winning gravity heat pipe that could transport heat using gravity.

His other project in Singapore won the green design award at the International Green Building Congress. Rupesh has also been instrumental in starting ASHRAE student chapters at schools in India and Singapore.

He presently is responsible for the development of young engineers in ASHRAE for South East Asia.

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