Adam Rysanek


Assistant Professor in Environmental Systems

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205D - Lasserre


604 827-5343


Dr. Adam Rysanek is Assistant Professor of Environmental Systems at the School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture at UBC. He completed his PhD in Engineering at the University of Cambridge in 2014, and previously received his MScE and BASc in Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University in Canada. He is an expert in green building design, construction and operation, including the integrated technical and economic modelling of building- and community-integrated low-carbon energy systems. Underlying his research has been the pursuit of finding new ways to visualize, analyze and communicate building data and information in an increasingly interdisciplinary sector. Between 2014 and 2017, Dr. Rysanek was a Senior Researcher and Manager of the 3for2 Beyond Efficiency Project at ETH Zurich’s Future Cities Laboratory in Singapore. His prior work includes contributing to consulting practices in the Canadian and British building and renewable energy sectors.