Prof. Miki Desai retired from CEPT University as the head of the Masters Program in Sustainable Architecture, the Faculty of Architecture, Ahmedabad, India. He has had the EARTHWATCH grant, a Fulbright Fellowship, the Graham Grant and the Getty Collaborative Grant. He is the co-author of 3 books on Indian architecture and is the author of an exhibition catalogue. He has held exhibitions at the Rietberge Museum, Zurich in 1990 and at the Sanskar Kendra, Ahmedabad in 2012. Recently he was a visiting scholar in the College of Environmental Design at the University of California at Berkeley.