Alexandra Rempel

Assistant Professor


Office: Greene Building, Room # 108
Phone: 518-276-4060


Alexandra Rempel is a building scientist focusing on passive solar heating and natural ventilation systems. She is also a sunspace designer and performance consultant. Recent projects include field monitoring and mathematical modeling of Pacific Northwest sunspaces, direct-gain spaces, and thermal siphon systems; natural ventilation designs and evaluations in university buildings; and investigations of cloud cover and tree shading implications for regional passive building practices.

She holds a Ph.D. in Biology from MIT, a M.Arch. from the University of Oregon, and a B.A. in Biochemistry from Harvard College,

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
School of Architecture
110 8th Street - Greene Building
Troy, NY 12180 - USA

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