About Derek Ouyang

Derek Ouyang, age 24, graduated from Stanford University in 2013 with dual Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering and Architectural Design, and in 2015 with a Master’s in Structural Engineering. He was project manager of Stanford’s first-ever entry to the U.S. DOE’s 2013 Solar Decathlon and has been featured as an up-and-coming designer in the Los Angeles Times, in Home Energy magazine’s “30 under 30”, at TEDxStanford and Stanford+Connects NY and Seattle, and at fiiS 2014 in Santiago, Chile. He is Founder of Cloud Arch Studio and teaches design and engineering at Stanford’s Sustainable Urban Systems Initiative and architecture at the Nueva Upper School.