UF College of Design, Construction & Planning

Ravi Srinivasan

Associate Professor of Low/Net Zero Energy Buildings
M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management
Phone Number: 352-273-1164
Education:

Ph.D. 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

Biographical Information:

Director, UrbSys Lab
Member, Fixel Institute of Neurological Diseases

Education:

Ph.D. 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

Professional Certificates:

Certified Energy Manager (CEM), AEE
Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP), USGBC
Green Globes Professional (GGP), GBI

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Academic Appointments

2018 Associate Professor of Low/Net Zero Energy Buildings
2011 Assistant  Professor of Low/Net Zero Energy Buildings

Architectural, Civil & Environmental Engineering Positions Held
2009 The Green Roundtable, Boston, MA, USA. Position: Director, Technology & Innovation
2007 Cross Creek Initiative, Gainesville, FL, USA. Position: Research Associate
2002 Chen Moore & Associates, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA. Position: Asso. Engineer, Civil & Environmental
1998 RSA Architects & Engineers, Coimbatore, India. Position: Principal + Chief Architect
1997 Kennedy Bowen Associates, Singapore. Position: Architect + Project Manager

Webpage updated in June, 2019

Honors, Awards (For full list of publications, click here)

2019 Board of Directors, National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC)
2017 UF Term Professor
2017 UF Teacher / Mentor of the Year Award
2016 UF Excellence Award for Assistant Professors
2015 Nancy Perry Teaching Excellence Award
2015 Member of Editorial Board, Buildings MDPI Journal

Technical Publications (For full list of publications, click here)

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Books

Song, H., Srinivasan, R.S., Sookoor, T., Jeschke, S. (Eds.) Smart Cities: Foundations and Principles. John Wiley & Sons, 2016.

Srinivasan, R.S. and Kiel, M. The Hierarchy of Energy in Architecture: Emergy Analysis. PocketArchitecture: Technical Design Series, London: Routledge, 2015

Book Chapters (For full list of book chapters, click here)

Nirjon, S., Srinivasan, R.S., Sookoor, T. SASEM: Smart Audio Sensing based HVAC Maintenance. Chapter in Song, H., Srinivasan, R.S., Sookoor, T., Jeschke, S. (Eds.) Smart Cities: Foundations and Principles. John Wiley & Sons, 2016.

Komeily, A., Srinivasan, R.S. Smart Cities Sustainability Assessment: Balancing Social, Economic, and Environmental Performance. Chapter in Song, H., Srinivasan, R.S., Sookoor, T., Jeschke, S. (Eds.) Smart Cities: Foundations, Principles and Applications, Wiley 2017

 

Journal Articles (For full list of journal articles, click here)

Jia, M., Srinivasan, R.S., et al. A systematic development and validation approach to a novel agent-based modeling of occupant behaviors in commercial buildings. Energy and Buildings, Elsevier, B.V.

Wang, Z., Zheng, P., Srinivasan, R.S., A Novel Ensemble Learning Approach to Support Building Energy Use Prediction. Energy and Buildings, Elsevier, B.V.

Srinivasan, R.S., et al. Comparing Energy-based Indicators used in Life Cycle Assessment Tools for Buildings. Building and Environment, Elsevier, B.V.

Srinivasan, R.S., et al. Re(de)fining Net Zero Energy: Renewable Emergy Balance of Environmental Building Design. Building and Environment, 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, Elsevier, B.V.