Pattern r+d uses a rapid feedback methodology to give designers feedback regarding energy, daylight, glare, comfort and more when it would make the most difference.
Pattern r+d optimizes for thermal and visual comfort to increase occupant productivity.
Pattern r+d has developed a unique cost vs energy work plan for helping us understand building performance in varying design stages.
Focusing on the crossover between architecture and technology, Patrick Chopson leads Pattern r+d, a building analytics consulting firm delivering daylight, cost, and energy model-ing services. Graduating in 2014 with a MS in High Performance Buildings from the Georgia Institute of Technology, he co-founded the Energy Lab at Perkins +Will.
A graduate from Georgia Institute of Technology, Sandeep Ahuja focuses her team on high performance buildings. Having worked on over 40 high performance building projects, Sandeep leads Pattern r+d to integrate performance into every phase of design. She recently explored electric vehicle integration for the Ford Motor Company and co-founded the Energy Lab at Perkins +Will.
Graduating in 2013 with his Bachelor of Architecture of Southern Polytechnic State University, Julian Quinn focuses his creative energy on design, project delivery, and client development. Prior to joining Pattern, Julian worked for four years in Jacobs Atlanta office with the Advanced Planning Group. During this time he had the opportunity to work on projects domestic and international; diverse in scale, scope and phase of design.