Kavya sista

Kavya sista

Philadelphia, PA, US

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NYIT, New York, NY, US, Research Assistant

Project includes a structural simulation thin shell and 1:1 scale construction
implementing robotic fabrication and work with metal.
The process of research implemented some machine learning techniques to design.

Skills: Architectural Design, Ultimaker Cura, fabrication, structural simulation, Python (Programming Language), Grasshopper

Mar 2022 - Oct 2022

Apco infratech pvt ltd, Lucknow, IN, Trainee Architect

Worked on the interior designs for a Lucknow-based taj 5-star hotel.

- Had worked on the programming, floor plans, and 3d renderings. Used Revit, AutoCAD, and vray.

- Supervised the site for completion of interior works. Preparing snag lists & interaction with the ground workforce force of changes and getting work done before the promised deadlines.

Skills: Microsoft Excel, AutoCAD , Computer-Aided Design (CAD), Revit, Rhino,V-ray, lumion

Mar 2020 - Jul 2021

AECOM, Mumbai, IN, Intern

Had worked on Pune metro station designs.

- Prepared design intent & schematic modeling during the pre-tendering stage.

- Produced schematic designs in BIM as an Interim consultant.

- Designing and developing the package for 2 stations.

- Developing the design for producing construction reference drawings. Prepared a design proposal for the alternative materials available in the market to be used for the construction of metro and interior designs.

- Produced 3D drawings to show the internodal connectivity of the various modes of transport and the interchange of metro lines for better understanding and visuals.

- Prepared 3D simulation models for showing the pedestrian flows during peak traffic hours and in case of an emergency evacuation.

Skills: mass motion pedestrian simulation, Revit, autocad, Adobe creative cloud

Jul 2020 - Mar 2021


New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), New York, NY, US, Masters, Architecture, computational technologies

Explored design research at the frontiers of architecture through experimentation in computational design, robotic systems applied to fabrication and interactivity, and materiality. Innovate in design and creatively apply emergent technologies to unconventional spatial investigations resulting in full-scale architectural prototypes and components.

Sep 2021 - Nov 2022

Gitam University, Visakhapatnam, IN, BArch, Architecture

Jul 2015 - Nov 2020

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