Visiting Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering
B.Sc., University of Durham
M.Sc., Cranfield University
Professional Engineer (Mechanical)
Chartered Engineer (Building Services)
Ove Arup & Partners Consulting Engineers PC, New York
Mahadev Raman is a Director of Arup Group Limited, the Chairman of Arup Americas and an Arup Fellow. He is a mechanical engineer by profession and has been in practice for 35 years, providing engineering design leadership for multi-disciplinary teams on a wide variety of projects globally. He has particular expertise in the design of sustainable, high-performance and energy efficient buildings and has pioneered the use of sophisticated analytical techniques to improve the performance of low-energy designs.
Selected projects include the Austrian Cultural Forum in New York; Simmons Hall at Massachusetts Institute of Technology; the United Nations Capital Master Plan; the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France; the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia; Terminal 4 at JFK International Airport in New York; Kansai International Airport in Osaka, Japan; the Cleveland Botanical Garden; the Corning Glass Center in Corning, NY; The Nelson Atkins Museum in Kansas City, MO; The Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, MA and the Jubilee Church in Rome, Italy.
Mr. Raman serves on the boards of the Architectural League of New York, British American Business, The Partnership for New York City and Cecily’s Fund. He is also a member of the Advisory Board for WPI’s new Architectural Engineering Program. Arup, the firm he has devoted his career to, has engineered many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment.