Student
Yue Wu

Yue Wu is the Science Master candidate of Architecture Studies at MIT. Yue was born and grew up in Shaoxing and Quzhou, Zhejiang Province, China. He holds a Master of Architecture Degree from Tongji University and a Bachelor of Architecture Degree from Dalian University of Technology, with a distinguished graduate award. Concurrent with his study, Yue has also practiced as an architecture intern and an urban designer in Kengo Kuma & Associates, Office for Metropolitan Architecture, and SOM.

Areas of Interest
Alternative Energy, Climate Change, Infrastructure Systems, Machine Learning, Sustainability, Urban Design, Urban Information, Technology, and Media and Analytics, Visualization

Education

2015 - 2017
M.Arch, Tongji University
2010 - 2015
B.Arch, Dalian University of Technology

Academic Experience

2018 - Present
Graduate Research Assistant, MIT Center for Advanced Urbanism
2018 - Present
Graduate Communication Coordinator, MIT China Future City Lab
2018 - 2018
Teaching Assistant, MIT 4.189 MArch Thesis Prep
2017 - 2017
Teaching Assistant, MIT 4.032/4.033 Information and Visualization
2015 - 2016
Teaching Assistant, Tongji University Frontier of Architecture: Craft

Professional Experience

2017 - 2017
Architecture Trainee, Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)
2016 - 2017
Urban Designer, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM)
2016 - 2016
Researcher, Future Plus | Columbia University Beijing Center
2014 - 2014
Architecture Intern, Kengo Kuma & Associates (KKAA)
2014 - 2014
Researcher, China Architecture Design Group

Awards

2017 - 2017
SOM China Prize Recipient, SOM Foundation
2016 - 2016
Third Prize, Shanghai Urban Design Challenge
2016 - 2016
Third Prize, Futurizing Breaks Architecture Design Competition
2016 - 2016
Excellent Prize, Circos International Architecture Design Competition
2015 - 2015
Excellent graduate, Education Department of Liaoning Province
2014 - 2014
Third Prize, TEAMZERO Award Architecture Student Design Competition
2014 - 2014
Excellent Prize, National Architectural Exchange Student Design Competition
2011 - 2014
National Scholarship, The Ministry of Education of the Republic of China
2013 - 2013
Excellent Prize, National Architecture Student Design Competition
2013 - 2013
Sumitomo Chemical Scholarship, Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.

Exhibitions

2015 - 2015
Microcity of Shanghai, Shanghai Urban Space Art Season 2015