Ripple Patel

Architect / Entrepreneur/ Researcher

Ripple is an Architect, Entreprenure, Researcher and a designer, who is developing a Technology for Co-Living and Co-Working with his team in India. This technlogy “TOWNHOUSE 2.0 (TH2.0)” is a self funded start up which aims to revolutionise the culture of live-work-commute in Cities or urban sprawls. With TH2.0, Ripple aims to create customisable mass produced housing and working venues which are tailored to the lifestyle of working/migrating population. This start up is a pragmetic implementation of one of his research project which started at the Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA), London, under Nahmad Bhooshan Studio, run by Shajay Bhooshan and Alicia Nahmad Bhooshan. At the Architectural Assocaiation (AA), Ripple graduated in Masters of Architecture (M.Arch) in Architecture and Urbanism (AADRL) in 2018.

Ripple is currently pursuing his research in India and persistently engaged in educating and spreading awareness about Designs informed by data and the importance of Digital Fabrication, in India. Ripple is pursuing his research in Curve Crease Folding, 3D Printing and Algorithmic design at Balwant Sheth School of Architecure (NMIMS University), Mumbai.

Ripple shares deep interest in Research, Computation, Gaming and Digital Designs with Emergent Technologies. He hopes to synchronise various aspects of his interests by working independently and learning from individuals with having various interests and professions in G.A.M.A (Geometry, Algorithms. Modeling, Architecture). G.A.M.A is an open community for Researchers, Designers, Engineers, Architects, etc, to collaborate and educate the future designers.

Building his experience while working with some design firms in Ahmedabad and Pune, and further aiming to apply his research in the build environment, Ripple is practicing with his Design Firm “Ripp Studio” on projects of various scales ranging from Products/Furniture to Architecture, in Mumbai, Pune, Daman & Diu and other national venues. Ripple started Ripp Studio in the early 2020, and has involved in various Analysis, hospitality as well as housing projects.

Personal Details

Date of Birth: 27/10/1992Nationality: Indian

Languages: English [Fluent], Hindi , Gujarati [Native], Marathi, Spanish

Email: ripplepatel_04@yahoo.comPhone: (+91) 8140162224

LinkedIn: Ripple Patel

Instagram: @ripple04 @r_studio.gama @th2.0_technology

Address: 18 /1 Bhimpore Patel Faliya , Nani Daman, Daman & Diu India 396210

Education

Architectural Association School Of Architecture

Masters In Architecture and Urbanism

Design Research Lab [ AADRL ]

London

2016 - 2018

Sinhgad College Of Architecture

Bachelors In Architecture

Pune, India

2011 - 2015

Coast Guard Public School

Daman,India

2011

Professional Experience

Townhouse 2.0 (TH2.0) Technologies Private Limited

  • Designation : Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Pune, Maharashtra, India

2020

  • Inventing Business and Stratergies by understadning the current trends of target group and planning drills to distinguish companies objectives.
  • Team Management and project co-ordination for a hollistic output, by performing various tests and evaluation methods.
  • Designation : Researcher / Algorithm Designer

Pune, Maharashtra, India

  • Demonstrated knowledge of multiple complex applications and provided subject matter expertise to set direction and create test strategies, test plans and test automation.
  • Designed Algoirithms to simplify and Automate the complex process of the Technology
  • Invented workflows and methodologies to quantifying human behavior
  • Designing Algorithms for creating personalised user networks based on prioritised parameter.
  • Designation : UI/UX Designer

Pune, Maharashtra, India

  • Designing User Interface and User Experience for Web Application. Testing and setting various parameters for better user experience
  • Inventing, Testing and designing user interface for obtaining User data interactively

G.A.M.A

(Geometry | Algorithms | Modelling | Architecture)

  • Designation : Founder/ Tutor

Pune, Maharashtra, India

2020

  • Tutoring and mentoring Designers and Architects by organising events and workshops.
  • Presenting ongoing Research and spreading awareness about Digital Design and Fabrication, by lecturing in Unversities and Colleges

Ripp Studio Private Limited

  • Designation : Architect / Designer

Daman, Daman & Diu, India

2020

  • Design Development, Analysis and Construction with minimum Human interaction to maximise machine dependency.
  • Developing workflows for developing Prefabricated construction elements.
  • Developing products/furnitures/architectural elements

Balwant Sheth School of Architecture

  • Designation : Visiting Faculty

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

2020

  • Design Research : Form finding and Digital Modelling by using rules of Geometry and Transformation
  • Data Vizualisation : Data informed urban solutions and predictions

Dr. Bhanuben Nanavati College of Architecture

  • Designation : Visiting Faculty

Pune, Maharashtra, India

2018 - 2019

  • Design Research : Designing Future Urban cities
  • Design Research : Clay/Concrete 3D Printing with Robotic Arm
  • Tutorial : Parametric Modelling

Integrid Design Consultants Private Limited

  • Designation : Architect

Pune, India

2015 - 2016

  • Design Development and Construction of Research and Development Centre, Pune, which involved responsibilities of handling client and consultant meetings, proper site execution of the precast elements and working with LEED.
  • Worked on concept development, designing and masterplanning of townships.

Placekinesis Associates

  • Designation : Intern

Ahmedabad, India

2014

  • Developing Working Drawings for site execution and generating proliferated Design options for housing and private residential projects

Software / Technical Skills

3D Modelling

  • Rhinoceros
  • Maya
  • Sketchup

Parametric Design

  • Grasshopper

Parametric Design

  • Grasshopper

Scripting

  • Processing
  • C# with Grasshopper / Visual Studio

Rendering

  • V-Ray in 3Ds Max
  • Lumion
  • KeyShot

Game Engine

  • Unity

CAD / BIM

  • AutoCAD
  • Revit
  • ArchiCAD
  • VisualARC

Presentation & Diagramming

  • Adobe Creative Suite

[Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, After Effects, Premiere, Lightroom]

Prototyping & Machine Knowlwdge

  • Laser Cutting
  • CNC Milling
  • 3D Printing
  • Water Jet Cutting
  • KUKA

Skills and Competences

  • Thinking through first Principles
  • Goal Oriented
  • Future Focused
  • Leadership
  • Creativity
  • Time Management
  • Critical Thinking
  • Verbal And Written Communication
  • Action Orientated Attitude
  • Work rigorously
  • Responsible

Personal Interests

  • Travelling
  • Reading
  • Sketching
  • Model Making
  • Football
  • Exercise
  • Video Games
  • Music
  • Cooking
  • Photography

Professional Experience

Parul University

Vadodara, Gujarat, India

Topic: Emergent

Sinhgad College of Architecture (SCOA), Pune

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Topic: Emergent

Maratha Mitramandal College of Architecture (MMCA)

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Topic: Digital Architecture/ Fabrication

Yashoda College of Architecture

Satara, Maharashtra, India

Topic: Digital Architecture/ Fabrication

Workshops (Tutored)

3D Modelling

  • Rhinoceros 3D Crash Course with G.A.M.A

Summer School 2019 (SS19)

Balwanth Sheth School of Architecture

“Mathematics of Folding”

IAAC Global Summer School 2019 (GSS19)

Bhanuben Nanavati College of Architecture, Pune

“Collaboration of Humans and Robots”

Parametric Modelling

  • Scalar in collaboration with G.A.M.A & MetaArch
  • 90 Minutes Webinar Series with G.A.M.A

Projects

Research / Academic

Documented Academic and Research Projects / Papers

Architecture / Interior / Urban

Ongoing and Finished Projects

Product / Furniture

Design and Fabricated Products/Furnitures, Available for purchase on various E-Commerce Websites

Competition / Concept

Participated Competition entries and Conceptual Projects

Publication

Published, Uploaded Papers, Documents, blogs