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Reinaldo Escada Chohfi

 Reinaldo Escada Chohfi
Job Title
Managing Partner
Company
GeoDesign Internacional
Country
Brazil
Bio

Mechanical Technician - Colegio Tecnico Industrial de Guaratingueta (1973), B.A. in Geography / Ecosystems - University of California at Los Angeles (1985), M.A. in Archaeology - University of California at Los Angeles (1989), M.A. in Architecture and Urban Design - University of California at Los Angeles (1989) and Ph.D. in Architecture and Urban Design - University of California at Los Angeles (1995).

Calibration and Installation of Pyranometers – Geophysical Laboratory of Huayao, Huancayo, Peru (1980); Technology and Design of Photovoltaic Systems - ARCO Solar, Camarillo, California, USA (1989); Labeling of Building Energy Efficiency (EtiqEEE) - Procel Edifica - RTQ-C - LABCON, UFSC, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil (2012); Residential Building Energy Efficiency Consultant - Procel Edifica - RTQ-R - LABCEE, UFPEL, Pelotas, RS, Brazil (2014).

Developed research on the utilization of solar energy in architecture and urban design at Machu Picchu, Peru. Did the first radiocarbon dating of Machu Picchu. Discovered the ruins of Maran panpa nearby Machu Picchu.

Member of the Internacional Solar Energy Society (ISES), Brazilian Association of Solar Energy (ABENS), Internacional Association for Urban Climate (IAUC) and Photovoltaic Performance Modeling Collaborative (PVPMC).