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Wesley Weishih Lin

Wesley Weishih Lin

Los Angeles, CA, US

 
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About 

Third year graduate student in the Master of Architecture Program (M.Arch) at UCLA, with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Graduate Certificate in Urban Humanities. My interests include contextual design as well as sustainability, specifically energy efficiency and building materials.

Employment 

Alimo Architects Inc, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Intern

// Assisted in the schematic design, design development, construction documentation, and building permitting for residential projects in California
// Produced architectural, mechanical and structural drawing sets in Revit and submitted them to the city/jurisdiction for review and approval
// Conducted research on construction sites such as zoning laws and regulations
// Communicated client design ideas and prepared presentations for meetings

Jul 2021 - Oct 2021
 

XRANGE / 十一事務, Taipei, TW, Architecture Summer Intern

// Performed climate analyses and researched environmental control systems for new projects using Grasshopper plugins Ladybug and Honeybee
// Assisted in the schematic design, design development and construction documentation phase of commercial and residential projects in Taipei
// Produced presentations for projects, proposals and interviews

Jun 2020 - Sep 2020
 

Transdisciplinary Design Innovation Shop (TDIS), Hsinchu, TW, Environmental Control Systems Researcher

// Collaborated on the design of energy efficient Microclimate Controlling Core, providing hot/cold water to the Chilled Beam and Radiant Floor systems, and maintaining the interior temperature between 73°F and 77°F
// Participated in the design of the E-Ink Louver Shading System which controls interior lighting to be above 300 lux while also reducing heat gain
// Awarded Creative Solution Award—Placed 3rd out of 21 teams for the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018

Mar 2018 - Dec 2018
 

Shanghai Prime Interior Design & Engineering Co., Ltd., Shanghai, CN, Interior Design Summer Intern

// Supported the design team in the development of conceptual programming, creation of presentation materials, finish and material selection and specifications, and furniture selection and specification

Jun 2017 - Aug 2017
 

Education 

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

// Teaching Assistant — Environmental Control Systems
// Teaching Assistant — Introduction to Building Construction

Sep 2019 - current
 

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, Graduate Certificate, Urban Humanities

Sep 2019 - Jun 2020
 

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, TW, Bachelors, Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering

// Relevant Coursework: Engineering Materials, Structures, Environmental Control Systems, Smart Living and Innovative Design, Reinforced Concrete

Sep 2014 - Jul 2018
 

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