Panagiota Karava

Jack and Kay Hockema Professor in Civil Engineering

Purdue University
Lyles School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051

Office: HAMP G167A
Phone: (765) 494-4573

Specialty Area(s)


Ph.D., Concordia University, 2008
M.A.Sc., Concordia University, 2002
B.Sc., National Kapodistrian University of Athens, 2000

Research Summary

  • Smart buildings, intelligent building operation, system identification, model predictive control

  • Human-building interactions, personalized control, self-tuned environments

  • Smart and connected energy-aware residential communities

  • Energy efficient and mixed-mode buildings, innovative energy and comfort delivery systems

  • Solar technology integration in building operation