Awino Hellen is an architectural designer, building performance analyst and environmental justice and equity champion. Her expertise lies in passive design strategies and sustainable building systems that help inform larger urban challenges. Her range of work covers a broad spectrum of types, scales and performance goals. Her previous research revolved around integrating a modeling workflow for designers, architects and researchers examining urban heat island and its microclimatic implications on building performance and urban planning. Her current work engages design challenges of thermal and visual comfort as well as energy analyses at building or large portfolio scales.
- Awino Hellen
- Critic, Architecture