November 2, 2022 12:30 pm
Dr. Rishee Jain, Stanford University
November 2, 12:30-1:30 pm
Friend Center Convocation Room
Lunch available at 12:00 (registration required)
Talk title: Urban Informatics: Harnessing data to understand dynamics between people, buildings and energy systems in cities
Rishee K. Jain is an Assistant Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering and the Director of the Urban Informatics Lab at Stanford University. His research focuses on the development of data-driven and socio-technical solutions to sustainability problems facing the urban built environment and lies at the intersection of civil engineering, data analytics and social science. He is a recipient of a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation and a Building Innovator Fellowship from the Department of Energy. Rishee earned his BS in Civil & Environmental Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and his MS/PhD from Columbia University as part of a joint a IGERT program between civil engineering and urban planning.