PhD in Architecture (Building Technology), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
MS in Architecture (Building Technology), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
MS in Civil Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
B.Architecture, National Institute of Technology, India
2012 Green Globes Professional
2008 Certified Energy Manager, Association of Energy Engineers
2004 Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional
2013 Doctoral Research Faculty, University of Florida
2012 Graduate Research Faulty, University of Florida
2011 Assistant Professor – Low / Net Zero Energy Buildings, University of Florida
ARCHITECTURAL, CIVIL & ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING POSITIONS
2009-2010 The Green Roundtable, Boston, MA, USA. Position: Director, Technology & Innovation
2007-2009 Cross Creek Initiative, Gainesville, FL, USA. Position: Research Associate
2002 Chen Moore & Associates, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA. Position: Asso. Engineer, Civil & Environmental
1998-2000 RSA Architects & Engineers, Coimbatore, India. Position: Principal + Chief Architect
1997-1998 Kennedy Bowen Associates, Singapore. Position: Architect + Project Manager
1996-1997 Bharath & Associates, Chennai, India. Position: Architect
1994 Bharath & Associates, Chennai, India. Position: Intern Architect
HONORS + AWARDS: MANUSCRIPT REVIEW + TEACHING & RESEARCH PAPER AWARDS
2014 #1 Reviewer + Certificate of Excellence, Building & Environment Journal, Elsevier (Impact Factor: 3.022)
2014 Nancy Perry Teaching Excellence Award, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2013 Best Paper, runner up, Intl Society of Mgmt. Science & Engg. Mgmt. Conference, Philadelphia, PA
2011 Sustainability Fellow, Prairie Creek Project, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2010 Innovation in Green Design Award, USGBC Massachusetts Chapter, Boston, MA
2007 Chartered Legend in Energy Award, Association of Energy Engineers, Atlanta, GA
2007 Top 24 Emerging Environmental Leader, Environmental Leadership Program, Philadelphia, PA
2006 Young CAADRIA Award, CAADRIA Conference, New Delhi, India
INVITED REFEREE + PRESENTER + PANELIST (Since 2011)
2014 Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, Invited Referee, MS Theses
2014 45th Winter Simulation Conference, Savannah, GA. Invited Paper
2010-2013 University of Pennsylvania, School of Design, Invited Guest Lecture, Graduate Course
2012 43nd Winter Simulation Conference, Berlin, Germany. Invited Paper
2011 42nd Winter Simulation Conference, Phoenix, AZ. Invited Paper
2011 NREL Commercial Workforce Development Team. Subject Matter Expert, Building Energy Modelers.
2011 US EPA, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory. Invited presenter
TECHNICAL PUBLICATIONS (contributed to over 50 technical articles)
Srinivasan, R.S., Kiel, M. The Hierarchy of Energy in Architecture: Emergy Analysis, PocketArchitecture: Technical Design Series, London: Routledge, 2015.
BOOK CHAPTERS, WHITE PAPERS & THINK-PIECE
Kibert, C.J., Srinivasan, R.S. “Sustainable Construction: The Cutting Edge and Emerging Challenges.” Chapter in Jiang, Y. Analytics for Building-Scale Sustainable Ecosystems, Begell House, 2013.
Srinivasan, R.S. “Energy Assessment and Building Energy Performance Options for Green Globes for New Construction.” White Paper, Green Building Initiative, 2013.
Srinivasan, R.S. “Building Energy Analysis: The Present and Future.” Think-piece in Kibert, C.J., Sustainable Construction: Green Building Design and Delivery, 3rd Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2012.
JOURNAL ARTICLES (Selected)
Agdas D, Srinivasan RS, Frost K, Masters FJ, “Energy Use Assessment of Educational Buildings: Toward a Campus-wide Sustainable Energy Policy”, Sustainable Cities and Society, Elsevier, March 2015.
Yi, H., Srinivasan, R.S., Braham, W.W. “An Integrated Energy-Emergy Approach to Building Form Optimization: Use of EnergyPlus, Emergy Analysis, and Taguchi-Regression Method.” Building and Environment (2015), 84:89-104. Elsevier, B.V.
Srinivasan, R.S., Ingwersen, W., Trucco, C., Ries, R., Campbell, D. “Comparing Energy-based Indicators used in Life Cycle Assessment Tools for Buildings.” Building and Environment (2014), 79:138-151. Elsevier, B.V.
Srinivasan, R.S., Braham, W.W., Campbell, D.E., Curcija, D.C. “Re(de)fining Net Zero Energy: Renewable Emergy Balance of Environmental Building Design.” Building and Environment (2012), 47:300-315. Elsevier, B.V.
Srinivasan, R.S., Lakshmanan, J., Santosa, E., Srivastav,D. “Plug Load Densities for Energy Analysis: K-12 Schools.” Energy and Buildings (2011), 43(11):3289-3294. Elsevier, B.V.
Malkawi, A.M., Srinivasan, R.S. “A New Paradigm for Human-Building Interaction: The Use of CFD and Augmented Reality.” Automation in Construction (2005), 14(1):71-84. Elsevier, B.V.