yehao song

Prof. Dr. , Tsinghua University, School of Architecture

Tenured Professor, School of Architecture, Tsinghua University Director of the Institute of Architecture and Technology, School of Architecture, Tsinghua University Deputy Chief Architect, THAD (Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tsinghua University) Co-Founder and Principal, SUP Atelier Song Yehao becomes professor at School of architecture, Tsinghua university since 2008. He is also the deputy chief architect of THAD and the co-founder and principal of SUP Atelier. Prof. Song focuses on sustainable theory and design over 20 years within the scope of architecture, urban studies, and building technology, while highly promoting the combination of modern design and vernacular architecture in China. He is among the leading academic in sustainable architecture in China and key consultant for governments and authorities. Prof. Song also embrace the architectural practice for over 20 years and among his notable projects are Village Lounge of Shangcun (2017), THE-studio (2016), Central Canteen of Tsinghua University (2015), Waterfowl Pavilion of Beijing Zoo (2012) and Changshu Library (2006). Projects have been awarded worldwide, including gold medal at ARCASIA award of Architecture, winner of engineering prize on World Architecture Festival, first prize of Excellent design award of Ministry of Education in China, "project of the year" on Architizer Award, etc.