Suhasini Ayer – Guigan studied in SPA Delhi and has been living in Auroville since 1985. She is the co-founder of the “Auroville Centre for Scientific Research”, working on how to integrate applied research in appropriate building materials and technologies, water management, renewable energy and solar passive / climatic architecture and planning with intensive participation of the client or users.
Suhasini heads the “Auroville Design Consultants”, the Planning and Design wing of this organization. The firm has undertaken over 50 projects in institutional / commercial / residential and hospitality sector in India in the last 25+ years. She has 3 won international awards for architectural design and was also nominated for the Aga Khan award.