Location: Cuttack, Odisha India
Company: VSSUT, Burla
Number of times previously entering contest: never
Favorite design and analysis tools: Autocad, Fusion360, StaadPro, Matlab
Hobbies and activities: Innovating, Skating, Surfing
Online communities: ASCE, National Geographic YourShot
Inspired by: The design is inspired by sukiya-style, a Japanese style composed of carefully-shaped members and intricate latticework, while others – such as minka (farmhouses) – us rustic timbers in their natural form. Louvered structures have been used since Middle ages.