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Grad Student at University of Minnesota - College of Design
Patrick Cipriano is a double Master's Student at the University of Minnesota currently working on a Master's of Architecture and a Master's of Science in Sustainable Design. Patrick has research experience in biophilic design, embodied carbon, and climate projection data through research grant programs, directed studies, and internship positions. Research work and experience on the topic of climate adaptive design includes peer-reviewed and industry related literature reviews, national survey development and analysis, and semi-structured focus groups with A&E professionals. Patrick has worked in collaboration with HGA and the University of Minnesota Climate Adaptation Partnership (MCAP) to understand the current state of climate data production and what the needs are of the A&E industry to make this data usable.