Assistant Professor - Low / Net Zero Energy Buildings, University of Florida

Ravi Srinivasan, Ph.D., C.E.M. is an Assistant Professor of Low / Net Zero Energy Buildings at the M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management at the University of Florida. He received his Ph.D. and M.S. in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania; M.S in Civil Engineering from the University of Florida and B.Architecture from National Institute of Technology, India. He is a Certified Energy Manager, LEED AP and Green Globes Professional. His current research focuses on the development of Dynamic Sustainability Information Modeling (Dynamic-SIM) Workbench with integrative three-dimensional building modeling, simulation and visualization platform using extensible virtual environments for net zero campuses and cities. He was an invited reviewer of MDes theses at the Graduate School of Design, Harvard University in 2014, and a frequent guest lecturer to graduate students in the School of Design, University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of The Hierarchy of Energy in Architecture: Emergy Analysis, PocketArchitecture Technical Series (Routledge, Taylor & Francis, 2015) with Kiel Moe, Harvard University. He has contributed to over 50 scientific articles published in peer-reviewed international journals (impact factor > 2), chapters and conference proceedings. He is currently a member of the National Fenestration Research Council (NFRC) ANS Committee, an active reviewer for reputed journals such as Building and Environment, and Energy and Buildings. He is an active consultant on several green building projects worldwide, particularly in the field of building energy modeling. He frequently participates in international conferences, scientific workshops, and policy support meetings.

Experience

  • 2011–present
    Associate professor, University of Florida

Education

  • 2010 
    University of Pennsylvania, PhD in Architecture
  • 2004 
    University of Pennsylvania, MS in Architecture
  • 2002 
    University of Florida, MS in Civil Engineering