Wesley Weishih Lin

Wesley Weishih Lin

Los Angeles, CA, US

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


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
// Intense involvement in schematic design of Taipei HAX Exhibition Center
// Assisted in schematic design, design development and construction documentation phase of a high-end custom residential project
// Produced drawings and presentations for projects, proposals and interviews

Jun 2020 - Sep 2020

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

// Intense involvement in the design of energy efficient Microclimate Controlling Core (MCC Core), providing hot and cold water to the Chilled Beam and Radiant Floor systems and maintaining the interior temperature to be between 73°F and 77°F
// Collaborated on 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

YS Distributors (Pty) Ltd., Durban, ZA, Graphic Designer

// Redesigned company website which led to 30% increase in web traffic
// Designed 20+ projects over the course of six months such as advertisements, product packaging, catalogues, and business cards

Jan 2014 - Jul 2014


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

Sep 2019 - current

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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