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David Riley

Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Architectural Engineering
  • School of Engineering Design, Technology and Professional Programs

220 Engineering Unit A

drr107@psu.edu

814-863-2079

Research Areas:

Building Construction

Interest Areas:

Sustainable building design and construction, Renewable energy systems, Leadership development.

 
 

 

Education

  • Bachelor of Architectural Engineering (BAE), Architectural Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1991
  • Ph D, Architectural Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1994
  • Post Doctoral, Architectural Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1995

Publications

Books

  • David R Riley, C. Thatcher, C. Arriaga and G. Olsen, 2009, MorningStar: Homes for Our Future, Center for Sustainability, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
  • M. Pulaski, David R Riley and Michael J Horman, 2004, Field Guide for Sustainable Construction, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA

Book Reviews

  • David R Riley, R. Peurifoy, C. Schexnayder and A. Shapira, 2004, Construction Planning, Equipment, and Methods - Chapter 17, McGraw Hill

Parts of Book

  • David R Riley, Duschl R. Routledge and A. Bismark, 2016, Excerpt: Cultivating Systems Thinking and Engagement through Intercollege Minor in Sustainability Leader, Routledge, New York, NY
  • David R Riley, P. Mang and B. Haggard, 2016, Excerpt: Instructors Manual, Ch. 4 and Ch. 5”, Regenerative Development and Design: A Framework for Evolving Sustainability, Wiley, Hoboken, NJ, USA
  • David R Riley, and , , 2006, Excerpt: Beyond Boundaries, Weaving Connections: Reflections on the American Indian Housing Initiative, Stylus Publishing
  • David R Riley, R. Issa, I. Flood and W. O'Brien, 2003, Book Chapter: The Role of 4D Modeling in Trade Sequencing and Production Planning, CRC Press

Journal Articles

  • K. Sprehn, M. Whelton, David R Riley and G. Okudan-Kremer, 2015, "Content Analysis of Home Energy Audit Reports: A Quantitative Methodology Towards Standardizatio", ASCE Journal of Architectural Engineering, 21, (4), pp. B4015001-1-B4015002-8
  • M. Mottahedi, A. Mohammadpour, A. Amari, s. Asadi, David R Riley and A. Shafaghat, 2015, "Parametric Analysis of Building Elements on Building Energy Use", Procedia Engineering, 118, pp. pp. 662-629
  • H. Babaizadeh, N. Haghighi, Somayeh Asadi, R Broun and David R Riley, 2015, "Life Cycle Assessment of Exterior Window Shadings in Residential Buildings in Different Climate Zones", Building and Environment, 90, pp. pp. 168-177
  • Bryan Franz, Robert Leicht and David R Riley, 2013, "Project Impacts of specialty mechanical design involvement in the healthcare industry; A comparative case study", Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 139, (9), pp. 1091-1097
  • Pelin Gultekin, Sinem Mollaoglu-Korkmaz, David R Riley and Robert M. Leicht, 2013, "Process Indicators to Track High Performance Green Building Project Performance", Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 139, (12), pp. 8
  • R. M. Leicht, G. A. Macht, David R Riley and J. J. Messner, 2012, "Emotional Intelligence Provides Indicators for Team Performance in an Engineering Curriculum", Engineering Project Organization Journal, pp. 2-12
  • L. Swarup, S. Korkmaz and David R Riley, 2011, "Project Delivery Metrics for Sustainable, High Performance Buildings", ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management
  • Y. Chen, G. Okudan and David R Riley, 2010, "Decision Support for Construction Method Selection in Concrete Buildings: Prefabrication Adoption and Optimization", Automation in Construction, 19, (6), pp. 665-675
  • S. Korkmaz, David R Riley and M. J. Horman, 2010, "Piloting Evaluation Metrics for Sustainable, High Performance Building Project Delivery", Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 136, (8), pp. pp. 877-885
  • Y. Chen, G. Okudan and David R Riley, 2010, "Sustainable performance criteria for construction method selection in concrete buildings", Automation in Construction, 19, (2), pp. 235-244
  • S. Korkmaz, J. I. Messner, David R Riley and C. Magent, 2010, "High-Performance Green Building Design Process Modeling and Integrated Use of Visualization Tools", Journal of Architectural Engineering, 16, (1), pp. pp. 37-45
  • L. Klotz, P. Johnson, T. Leopard, P. D. Johnson, S. Maruszewski, M. J. Horman and David R Riley, 2009, "Campus Construction as a Research Laboratory: A Model for Intra-Campus Collaboration", J. Profl. Issues in Engrg. Educ. and Pract., 135, (4), pp. 122-128
  • L. Klotz, V. Loftness, G. Henze, D. Sailor and David R Riley, 2009, "Technical Research Needs for Sustainable Buildings: Results from a Multidisciplinary NSF Workshop", Journal of Green Building, 4, (4), pp. 101-112
  • C. Magent, S. Korkmaz, L. Klotz and David R Riley, 2009, "A design process evaluation method for sustainable buildings", Architectural Engineering and Design Management, 5, (1-2), pp. 62-74
  • David R Riley, M. Horman and J. Messner, 2008, "Embedding Leadership Development in Construction Management Education", ASCE Journal of Management in Engineering, 134, pp. pp. 143-151
  • David R Riley, C. Thatcher and A. V. Grommes, 2007, "A Public Scholarship model for Sustainability Education", Journal of Green Building, pp. 10
  • M. H. Pulaski, M. J. Horman and David R Riley, 2006, "Constructability Practices to Manage Sustainable Building Knowledge", ASCE Journal of Architectural Engineering, 12, (2)
  • M. J. Horman, David R Riley, M. P. Or andsz, , 2006, "Sequence Planning for Electrical Construction", ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, Vol. 132, (4)
  • David R Riley, C. Thatcher and E. Workman, 2006, "Developing and Applying Green Building Technology in an Indigenous Community: An Engaged Approach to Sustainability Education", Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education, 7, (2), pp. pp. 142-157
  • David R Riley, 2006, "Teaching Global Citizens: Reflections on the American Indian Housing Initiative", Vol. 2006, (105), pp. pp. 51-61
  • A. R. Lapinski, M. J. Horman and David R Riley, 2006, "Lean Processes for Sustainable Project Delivery", Journal of Construction, Engineering and Management, 132, (10), pp. pp. 1083-1091
  • S. Vondrak and David R Riley, 2005, "Interstitial Space Design in Modern Laboratory Buildings", ASCE Journal of Architectural Engineering, 11, (2), pp. 60-70
  • David R Riley, B. Diller and D. Kerr, 2005, "The Effects of Delivery Systems on Change Order Size and Frequency in Mechanical Construction", ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 131, (9), pp. 953-962
  • David R Riley, P. Varadan, J. James and H. Thomas, 2005, "Benefit-Cost Metrics for Design Coordination of MEP Systems in Multi-Story Buildings", ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 131, (8), pp. 877-889
  • H. Thomas and David R Riley, 2005, "The Fundamental Principles of Site Materials Management", ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 131, (7), pp. 808-815
  • Michael J Horman and David R Riley, 2004, "Design-Build as a Key Enabler of Sustainable Construction and LEED® Projects", 11, (7/8)
  • David R Riley, K. Pexton and J. Drilling, 2003, "The Procurement of Sustainable Construction Services in the U.S.: The Role of the Contractor on Green Building Projects", United Nations Program on the Environment - Quarterly "Industry and Environment", 26, (2-3), pp. 8
  • I. D. Tommelein, David R Riley and G. A. Howell, 1999, "Parade Game: Impact of Work Flow Variability on Succeeding Trade Performance", 125, (5)
  • David R Riley, R. Thomas and V. Sanvido, 1999, "A Case Study of Loss of Labor Productivity Due to Delivery Methods and Weather", ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 125, (1)
  • David R Riley and J. Ramirez, 1998, "Code Testing of Stucco and Plaster Veneered Strawbale Walls", The Last Straw
  • David R Riley and V. Sanvido, 1997, "Space Planning Method for Multi-Story Building Construction", ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 123, (2)
  • David R Riley and J. Whitesides, 1997, "Integration of Digital Image Photography in the Building Industry", ASC Journal of Construction Education, 4, (2)
  • David R Riley and V. Sanvido, 1996, "Patterns of Construction Space Use in Multi-Story Buildings", ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 121, (4)
  • P. H. Kydd, C. A. Martin, K. Komara, P. Delgoshaei and David R Riley, , "Vehicle-Solar-Grid Integration II: Results in Simulated School Bus Operation"
  • M Rad, David R Riley, Somayeh Asadi and P. Delgoshaei, , "Improving the Performance Profile of Energy Conservation Measures at the Penn State University Park Campus", Journal of Engineering, Construction, and Architectural Management
  • K. Ketchman, David R Riley, V. Khanna and M. Bilec, , "Evaluation of a Holistic Energy Assessment Program", Journal of Sustainable Design and Construction
  • J. Messner, David R Riley and M. Moeck, , "Virtual Facility Prototyping for Sustainable Project Delivery", Electronic Journal of Information Technology in Construction (ITCON), special issue on eConstruction Role in Supporting Sustainability, CIB 11, pp. pp. 723-738

Conference Proceedings

  • F. Salman, David R Riley and S. Javed, 2016, "Green Designers: Gamified Ubiquitous Learning for Sustainable Engineering Design", pp. 8 pages
  • David R Riley, K. Wright, A. Mohammadpour and P. Delgoshaei, 2016, "Challenges and Opportunities in Microgrid and Solar Photovoltaic System Construction", pp. 8 pages
  • F. Wu, David R Riley, Robert Leicht, Paul A Kremer and Somayeh Asadi, 2016, "Value and Trust Performance Metrics in Home Energy Audits", pp. 8 pages
  • Y. Wang and David R Riley, 2016, "Lean Approach to Production Planning for Large Photovoltaic Installations", pp. 8 pages
  • Y. Kurdi, S. Amiri, Somayeh Asadi and David R Riley, 2016, "On the Performance of A Net Zero Energy House: A Case Study of the GridStar House in Navy Yard, Philadelphia", pp. 8 pages
  • F. Wu, David R Riley and Robert Leicht, 2015, "Value-Oriented Approach to Home Energy Assessment Process Design", pp. 8 pages
  • David R Riley, M. Roskoski, M. Safari, A. Zaballero, M. Rad and S. Asadi, 2015, "A State-of-the-art Competency Model for Advanced Commercial Building Workforce", pp. 8 pages
  • M. Mottahedia, A. Mohammadpour, S. Amiri, David R Riley and Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "Multi-linear Regression Models to Predict the Annual Energy Consumption of an Office Building with Different Shapes,", pp. 8 pages
  • T Sprau Coulter, T. Hinsey, Robert Leicht, M. Whelton and David R Riley, 2012, "Identifying Energy Auditing Process and Information Exchange Requirements for the Commercial Building Retrofit Sector"
  • B. Franz, R. M. Leicht and David R Riley, 2011, "Project Impacts of Specialty Contractor Design Involvement in the Healthcare Industry: A Comparative Case Study", Proceedings of the Engineering Project Organizations Conference, pp. 19
  • B. W. Franz, David R Riley and R. M. Leicht, 2011, "Early Involvement of the Mechanical Contractor to Improve Design Integration: A Comparative Case Study", Proceedings from the Construction Specialty Conference, pp. 1-8
  • G. Macht, Robert Leicht, David R Riley and John Messner, 2011, "Emotional Intelligence Provides Indicators for Team Performance in an Engineering Curriculum"
  • E. Enache-Pommer, M. J. Horman, John Messner and David R Riley, 2010, "A Unified Process Approach to Healthcare Project Delivery: Synergies between Greening Strategies, Lean Principles and BIM"
  • L. Swarup, S. Korkmaz, M. Horman and David R Riley, 2009, "Influence of Project Delivery Methods on Achieving High Performance, Sustainable Buildings: Preliminary Results Based on a Pilot Study", Fifth International Conference on Construction in the 21th Century, pp. 724-731
  • S. Korkmaz, M. Horman and David R Riley, 2009, "Key Attributes of a Longitudinal Study of Green Project Delivery", Construction Research Congress, ASCE Construction Research Institute, University of Washington, pp. 558-567
  • Robert Leicht, A. Lewis, David R Riley, John Messner and G. B. Darnell, 2009, "Assessing Traits for Success in Individual and Team Performance in an Engineering Course"
  • S. Korkmaz, David R Riley and M. J. Horman, 2007, "Effective Metrics for High Performance Green Project Delivery", ASCE Construction Research Congress, pp. 10
  • L. E. Klotz, M. J. Horman, David R Riley and J. Bechtel, 2007, "Increasing the Transparency of Sustainable Project Delivery", ASCE Construction Research Congress, pp. 10
  • Y. Luo, David R Riley, M. J. Horman and G. Kremer, 2007, "Optimizing Prefabrication Strategy Selection", ASCE Construction Research Congress, pp. 10
  • A. F. Phelps, C. T. Arriago, David R Riley and M. Horman, 2007, "Building-centered community development as a method to promote social, environmental, and economic sustainability", Sustainable Development 2007, pp. 12
  • S. Korkmaz, A. V. Grommes, C. Thatcher and David R Riley, 2005, "A Public Scholarship Model for Teaching Sustainability in Engineering: A Student Perspective", Proceedings of the 13th International Group for Lean Construction Conference, pp. 881-890
  • P. K. Dahl, M. J. Horman and David R Riley, 2005, "Lean Principles to Inject Operations Knowledge in Design", Proceedings of the 13th International Group for Lean Construction Conference, pp. 431-436
  • Y. Luo, David R Riley and M. J. Horman, 2005, "Lean Principles for Prefabrication in Green Projects", Proceedings of the 13th International Group for Lean Construction Conference, pp. 539-548
  • A. R. Lapinski, M. J. Homan and David R Riley, 2005, "Delivering Sustainability: Lean Principles for Green Projects", Proceedings of the ASCE Construction Research Congress, pp. 27-31
  • C. S. Magent, David R Riley and M. J. Horman, 2005, "High Performance Building Design Process Model", Proceedings of the ASCE Construction Research Congress, pp. 422-430
  • David R Riley, M. McLaughlin, V. Sanvido, D. Kerr and M. J. Horman, 2005, "Lean and Green: The Role of Design-Build Mechanical Competencies in the Design and Construction of Green Buildings", ASCE Construction Research Congress, pp. 114-122
  • J. I. Messner, David R Riley and M. J. Horman, 2005, "An Interactive Visualization Environment for Construction Engineering Education", ASCE Construction Research Congress, pp. 635-642
  • David R Riley, 2004, "The Educational Challenges of Sustainable Construction"
  • Michael J Horman, David R Riley and M. H. Pulaski, 2004, "Lean and Green: A Roadmap to the Synergies between Sustainable and Lean Construction"
  • David R Riley, C. Magent, M H. Pulaaski and Michael J Horman, 2004, "A Sustainable Project Definition Model: New Metrics for Design and Construction Performance"
  • David R Riley, Z. Karapatyan, James Freihaut and William P Bahnfleth, 2004, "Indoor Air Quality Management and Infection Control in Health Care Facility Construction"
  • A. Grommes, David R Riley and S. Palleroni, 2004, "Service Learning: A Strategy for Incorporating Sustainability Education in Engineering"
  • A. Grommes and David R Riley, 2004, "“Learning from Native Cultures: Educational Opportunities in Sustainability, Cultural Sensitivity and Global Awareness", ASCE
  • David R Riley, Michael J Horman and John Messner, 2004, "Building Blocks of Leadership: A Professional Development Program in Construction Engineering", ASCE
  • B. Tan, M. J. Horman, J. I. Messner and David R Riley, 2003, "Increasing the Understanding of Lean Principles with Advanced Visualization Technologies", Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference on Lean Construction, pp. 474-483
  • B. Tan, M. J. Horman, J. I. Messner and David R Riley, 2003, "Increasing the Understanding of Lean Principals with Advanced Visualization Technologies", Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference on Lean Construction, pp. pp. 474-483
  • David R Riley and E. Workman, 2003, "Applied Green Technologies: An Interdisciplinary Service Learning Course"
  • M. Pulaski, T. Pohlman, Michael J Horman and David R Riley, 2003, "Synergies Between Sustainable Design and Constructability at the Pentagon"
  • David R Riley, B. Workman and S. Palleroni, 2003, "A Strategy for Sustainable Design and Construction Education", The CIB 2003 International Conference on Smart and Sustainable Built Environment
  • David R Riley, K. Pexton and J. Drilling, 2003, "Defining the Role of the Contractor on Green Building Projects"
  • Michael J Horman, John Messner, David R Riley and M. H. Pulaski, 2003, "Using Buffers to Manage Production: A Case Study of the Pentagon Renovation"
  • David R Riley and Michael J Horman, 2001, "The Effects of Design Coordination on Project Uncertainty"
  • David R Riley, 2000, "Coordination and Production Planning for Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Construction"
  • David R Riley, 2000, "The Role of 4D CAD in Construction Production Planning"
  • I. D. Tommelein, David R Riley and G. A. Howell, 1998, "Parade Game: Impact of Work Flow Variability on Succeeding Trade Performance"
  • David R Riley, 1998, "4D Modeling Specifications for Construction Work Spaces"
  • David R Riley and C. Pace, 1997, "Improving Teaching Efficiency with Multimedia Teaching Aids", Proceedings of the 4th ASCE Congress on Computing in Civil Engineering
  • David R Riley and V. Sanvido, 1997, "Space Planning for Mechanical and Electrical Trades in Multi Story Building Construction"
  • David R Riley, J. Fredley and R. Thomas, 1997, "EIFS and Water Migration Issues"
  • David R Riley, 1997, "Implementing Digital Photography in the Building Industry"
  • David R Riley and I. Tommelein, 1996, "Coordination and Production Planning for Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Construction"
  • David R Riley and C. Pace, 1996, "Trial Applications of Multimedia Instructional Aids in a Building Construction Curriculum"
  • David R Riley and V. Sanvido, 1995, "Space Planning Applications in Multi-Story Buildings"
  • David R Riley and V. Sanvido, 1995, "Educating Future Master Builders", ASCE
  • V. Sanvido, E. Hanlon, K. Kuntz, T. Lynch, John Messner and David R Riley, 1994, "Information Modeling and Applications", ASCE
  • V. Sanvido, K. Kuntz, T. Lynch, John Messner and David R Riley, 1994, "Information Modeling and Applications", pp. pp. 786-789
  • David R Riley and V. Sanvido, 1991, "Site Material Management System"
  • K. Ketchman, David R Riley, V. Khanna and M. Bilec, , "Evaluation of a Holistic Energy Assessment Program", pp. 8 pages

Technical Reports

  • David R Riley, 2007, "Progress Report: Penn State Solar Decathlon"

Other

  • David R Riley and J. Whitesides, 1996, "A Strategy for Implementing Digital Photography in the Building Industry,Technical Report No. 3"
  • David R Riley, 1994, "Modeling the Space Behavior of Construction Activities, Technical Report"
  • V. Sanvido, G. Anzola, S. Bennett, D. Cummings, E. Hanlon, K. Kuntz, T. Lynch, John Messner, K. Potter and David R Riley, 1992, "Information Architecture for Computer Integrated Construction Technical Report"

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

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