Vaibhav Jain

Assistant Professor- Senior Scale

Orcid ID: 0000-0002-2410-2365

Manipal School of Architecture and Planning


    Associate Coordinator for IQAC, Center for Sustainable Built Environment, Innovation Cell


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
M.S. Building Science & Technology Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria 2014
B.Arch. Architecture Madhav Institute of Technology and Science, Gwalior, India 2009


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka Assistant Professor-Senior Scale Teaching August, 2021 - Till date
Sri Sri University, Cuttack, Odisha Assistant Professor Teaching 2017 - 2021
Sri Venkateshwara College of Architecture, Hyderabad, Telangana Assistant Professor Teaching 2015 - 2016


Area of Interest

Energy Efficiency through Buildings, Building Performance Simulation, Green Buildings, Smart Buildings

Area of Expertise

Simulation based Building Control, Building Performance Simulation and Optimization

Area of Research

Energy Performance oriented Design and Operation of Built environment, Simulation and Machine Learning based Building Control

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Society of Building Science Educators (SBSE)

CII - Indian Green Building Council (IGBC)

Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE)

Americal Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

Council of Architecture (COA)

Work Experience

Organisation Role Tenure
Sustainable Cities and Buildings, Austrian Institite of Technology (AIT), Vienna, Austria Research Project Assistant 2014 - 2015
KS Ingenieure ZT GmbH, Vienna, Austria Simulation Consultant (BREEAM) 2013 - 2014
Centre for IT in Building Science, IIIT Hyderabad, India Building Energy Analyst 2010 - 2011
Building Team Pvt. Ltd., Gwalior, India Architect 2009 - 2010

Effect of operative temperature based thermostat control as compared to air temperature based control on energy consumption in highly glazed buildings

2011 Building Energy Efficiency, Thermostat Control, Operative Temperature, Building Simulation, EnergyPlus, Thermal Comfort, Highly Glazed Buildings, India Vaibhav Jain Vishal Garg Jyotirmay Mathur Shivraj Dhaka

Effect of envelope properties and thermal adaptation on energy consumption and comfort conditions through simulation of various ECMs

2011 ECBC, Code Compliance, Energy Efficiency, Building Simulation, Optimization, EnergyPlus, India