B.Arch –National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli.
M.Arch –National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
Prashanthini is a gold medallist from the prestigious National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli for her M.Arch program in Energy Efficient and Sustainable Architecture. She received DASA-SPDC and GATE scholarship for her B.arch and M.arch program respectively. After completing her B.Arch, she worked on several residential buildings but was drawn to research due to pressing issues of society that needed architectural intervention. She received the Best Paper Award for her study on dynamic shading devices in the National Conference on Recent trends in Architecture and Civil Engineering towards Energy Efficient and Sustainable Development. She did her schooling abroad and received many accolades for her academic performance including the Outstanding Academic Excellence Award by President’s Educational Program in USA. She is keen on getting students interested in architecture from the stand-point that architects’ prime motivation must be to build a better, healthy and environmentally conscious society.
- Thermal Comfort
- Energy efficient architecture
- Sustainable buildings