tbasu@uh.edu

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EDUCATION​

  • Visiting Student (Summer, 2019) | Space Exploration Initiative

Responsive Environments Group, MIT Media Lab

  • MS in Space Architecture (Aug 2018 - expected Dec 2019)

Sasakwa International Centre for Space Architecture 

Cullen College of Engineering, University of Houston

GPA 3.76 (out of 4.0)

  • Bachelor of Architecture (2013-2018)

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology 

GPA 8.35 (out of 10) | First Rank in Class from 2013-18

SOFTWARE SKILLS

 

  • Drafting and 3d modeling:

 Autocad | Sketchup | Rhino | Revit |  Grasshopper | 3ds Max | Maya

 

  • Augmented reality: 

Unity | Unreal | Vuforia

 

  • Render: 

Lumion | Twilight | V-Ray | Maxwell 

  • Motion Graphics:

AfterEffects | Cinema4D

 

  • Graphic design: 

Photoshop | Gimp | InDesign | Illustrator | Corel Draw

 

  • Programming: 

Python | C++ (Visual Studio Code)

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Online Instructor (expected December 2019)

ACEDGE | https://www.acedge.in/

I will be conducting an online course on space architecture and design in harsh living conditions as a continuation to an introductory course (click here to view) I had conducted.

  • Space Architect , Visual Communications Assistant (August 2018 - on-going)

Excalibur Almaz | Houston, USA

 I was involved in a research-driven scheme design of Almaz Space Station. Currently, I am developing augmented reality experiences for the different products of EA.

 

  • Volunteer (January 2019 - February 2019)

Intuitive Machines Inc. | Houston, USA

My Role was in building a full-scale Mock-Up of the Lunar Lander Nova - C which later won the NASA contract for the lunar lander.

(click here to view more)

  • Architectural Intern (June 2017 - December 2017)

LineSync Architecture, VT, USA 

My work involved dealing with clients, architectural design, creating construction drawings and construction documentation.

  • Research Intern (June 2015 - July 2015)

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India

I contributed significantly to the literature study on visual perception of urban environments as a part of a research project under Prof. Mainak Ghosh.

  • Architectural Intern (June 2014 - July 2014)

Stesalit Ltd., Kolkata, India

I assisted in the site study and documentation as a part of the pre-design research of an urban market design project.

RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

<Up-coming / Unpublished>

  • Space Envirome: Optimization of Built-Environment Space Experiences​, 2020 Earth and Space Conference

  • Redesign of Salyut Station for Dual-use of Research and Tourism, 70th International Astronautical Congress, October, 2019

  • Mixed Reality Architecture in Space Habitats, 70th International Astronautical Congress, October, 2019

< Published>

  • Visual perception of space and parametric design: A brief discussion

GSTF Journal of Engineering Technology (JET) Vol.4 No.2, March, 2017 [DOI:10.5176/2251-3701_4.2.185]

  • A Formulated Approach To Studying Visual Perception Of Urban Landscape With A Cultural Context: A Case Study Of Kumartuli, India

International Journal of Contemporary Architecture ”The New ARCH“ Vol.3, No. 2 ,  August, 2016 [ISSN 2198-7688]

  • Climate Adaptive Building Shells (CABS) in Indian Context

Emerging Trends in Green Technology Conference, Amity University, April, 2016

  • A study of the vernacular architecture of the Halakki tribe: the cultural and the material aspects

South Asia Vernacular Architecture Conference, December, 2015