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Ryan Solnosky

Assistant Teaching Professor

Affiliation(s):

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

205 Engineering Unit A

rls5008@psu.edu

814-867-5965

Research Areas:

Building Structural Systems

Interest Areas:

 
 

 

Education

  • Integrated BAE/MAE, Architectural Engineering, Penn State University, 2009
  • Ph D, Archtiectural Engineering, Penn State University, 2013

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Ryan L. Solnosky and Joshua fairchild, 2017, "Survey Tools to Evaluate Multidisciplinary Team Dynamics in Capstone Courses"
  • Ryan L. Solnosky, 2015, "Analytical, Communication, and Information Technology Directions in the Structural Industry"
  • A. Memari, R. L. Solnosky and H. J. Stallworth, 2015, "Behavior of a Reinforced Brick Veneer Over Steel Studs Wall Panel System", Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, pp. 20
  • Ali M Memari, Ryan L. Solnosky, J Turfand and M. Dillen, 2014, "Comparative Study Multi-hazard Resistance and Embodied Energy for Residential Wall Systems", 1, (6), pp. 367-387
  • Ryan L. Solnosky, M. Kevin Parfitt and Robert Holland, 2014, "An IPD and BIM Industry focused Capstone Course based on the AEC Industry Needs and Involvement", 140, (4), pp. A4013001 (11)
  • A. Memari, A. Ray, N. Nasrabadi and W. Jenkins, 2014, "Shear Strength of Drywall Sheathed Wood Shear walls with Different Joint Enhancements", Open Journal of Civil Engineering, 4, (1), pp. 54-70
  • Ryan L. Solnosky and John Lawrence Hill, 2013, "Formulation of systems and information architecture hierarchies of building structures", 18, pp. 261-278
  • Ryan L. Solnosky, , "Building Information Modeling Supporting Integrated Structural Processes"
  • Ryan L. Solnosky and Greg Luth, , "Structural Processes within Integrated Building Design and Construction", pp. 20
  • Ryan L. Solnosky, M. Kevin Parfitt and Robert Holland, , "Delivery Methods for a Multi-disciplinary Architectural Engineering Capstone Design Course"
  • Ali M Memari, Lisa D Iulo, Ryan L. Solnosky and Chris Shultz, , "Building Integrated Photovoltaic Systems for Single Family Dwellings-Efficiency and Innovation Concepts", 4, (2), pp. 102-119
  • Ali M Memari and Ryan L. Solnosky, , "Shear Strength of Drywall Sheathed Wood Shear walls with Different Joint Enhancements", 4, (1), pp. 54-70
  • Ali M Memari, Ryan L. Solnosky, Paul A Kremer and Kennrick Hartman, , "Racking Test Evaluations of Structural Glazing Tape in Unitized Curtain Walls", Journal of Architectural Engineering

Conference Proceedings

  • Ryan L. Solnosky and M. Kevin Parfitt, 2016, "Shear wall Design in Residential Construction: A Comparison of Methods", PHRC
  • Ryan L. Solnosky, C Cox, S. Wing and D. Goldberg, 2015, "Interdepartmental Collaborative Design Studio with an Energy Education Focus"
  • Ryan L. Solnosky and M. Kevin Parfitt, 2015, "A Curriculum Approach to Deploying BIM in Architectural Engineering"
  • Ryan L. Solnosky and R. Leicht, 2015, "Advancing Student Engagement of Buildings through Virtual Facility Dissection", ASCE
  • Ryan L. Solnosky and A/ Memari, 2015, "Sustainability Metrics for Efficient and Innovative Residential Building Wall Systems"
  • Ryan L. Solnosky, 2013, "Current Status of BIM Benefits, Challenges, and the Future Potential for the Structural Community", ASCE Structures Congress 2013
  • Ryan L. Solnosky, 2013, "Process Modeling focusing on Interdisciplinary Design relating to Structural Design and Construction", 2013 Architectural Engineering Institute Conference
  • M. K. Parfitt, R. Holland and Ryan L. Solnosky, 2013, "Results of a Pilot Multidisciplinary BIM-Enhanced Integrated Project Delivery Capstone Engineering Design Course in Architectural Engineering at Penn State", 2013 Architectural Engineering Institute Conference
  • L. Jiang, Ryan L. Solnosky and R. Leicht, 2013, "Virtual Prototyping for Constructability Review", 2013 CSCE Conference Construction: 4th Construction Specialty Conference Track
  • Ryan L. Solnosky, Ali M Memari, Paul A Kremer and Daniel Goff, , "Racking Testing Facility to Evaluate In-Plane Performance of Structural Insulated Panels", PHRC 4th Residential Building Design & Construction Conference
  • Wangjae You and Ryan L. Solnosky, , "IRC and IBC Provisional Requirements for Different Scaled Residential Housing", PHRC 4th Residential Building Design & Construction Conference

Manuscripts

  • R. Solnosky and M. Kevin Parfitt, , "Delivery Methods for a Multi-disciplinary Architectural Engineering Capstone Design Course", Architectural Engineering and Design Management, pp. 15

Other

  • Ryan L. Solnosky, 2013, "Feasibility Assessment of Virtual and Augmented Reality for Structural Applications"

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished Faculty Juror, Penn State University, May 2014 - May 2014
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Penn State Engineering Alumni Society, October 2017
  • ACI Walter P. Moore Jr. Faculty Achievement Award, ACI, October 2016

Service

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The School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs (SEDTAPP) delivers effective engineering education through active, collaborative, project-based, and professionally oriented classroom experiences. SEDTAPP offers a variety of programs that partner faculty, students, and industry in the study of real-life engineering problems. Our programs teach students to solve real-life problems with innovative solutions. 

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