Carolina Kelly

Entry-level Civil/Environmental Engineer specializing in sustainable systems and infrastructure, with a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering and a Master’s in Environmental Engineering. Excellent teamwork, decision-making and communications skills. Experienced in urban sustainability research, system modeling, process design/improvement and data collection/analyses. Proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D and multiple industrial ecology programs. Able to learn and adjust to new programs quickly.


General Information

Member ID 2010
First Name Carolina
Last Name Kelly
Member Since Jul 26, 2019


CERTIFICATION: E.I. (E.I.T. currently being processed by FBPE)

COMPUTER SKILLS: MS Office, AutoCAD Civil 3D, Vensim PLE Plus, GaBi, SPSS Statistics, StatPlus, PVSyst

ADDITIONAL SKILLS: Project Planning, Process Design & Improvement, Pollution Control (Air/Water/Hazardous), System Modeling & Analysis, Data Analysis


Research Paper Editor, University of Central Florida – College of Engineering & Computer Science, 2014 – 2018
Edited and prepared scientific research documents for submission to peer-reviewed academic journals and publishers.


Graduate Research Group Member, University of Central Florida – College of Engineering & Computer Science, 2014 – PRESENT
Currently writing and collaborating on scientific journal articles on urban sustainability.


Civil Engineering Ph.D., University of Central Florida, 2018
• System Dynamics
• Operations Research
• Multi-Criteria Decision-Making
• Life Cycle Analyses
3.592 GPA Upon Graduation
Delta Epsilon Iota (since 2015)


Environmental Engineering M.S.Env.E., University of Central Florida, 2013
• Industrial Ecology
• Industrial Waste Minimization/Treatment
• Atmospheric Dispersion Modeling
• Air/Water/Hazardous Pollution Control
3.300 GPA Upon Graduation

Civil Engineering B.S., University of Central Florida, 2011
• Engineering Design
• Construction
• Transportation
• Geotechnical

Environmental Engineering B.S., University of Central Florida, 2010
• Air/Water Pollution Control
• Water Resource Management
• Process Design
• Solid/Hazardous Waste Management

English A.A., Valencia College, 2006
Phi Theta Kappa
National Dean’s List 2005


C. Kelly, N. C. Onat, O. Tatari, Water and Carbon Footprint Reduction Potential of Renewable Energy in the United States: A Policy Analysis Using System Dynamics, J Clean Prod. (2019).

C. Kelly, B. Sen, O. Tatari, A System Dynamics Analysis of the Alternative Roofing Market in Orlando, Florida and its Potential Impacts on Urban Environmental Problems, Build. Environ. under revi (2018).

C. Kelly, B. Sen, O. Tatari, Impacts of Roofing Bylaws and Financial Incentives on the Alternative Roofing Market in Orlando, Florida: A System Dynamics-Based Case Study, Energy Build. under revi (2018).

C. Kelly, A Holistic Analysis of the Long-Term Challenges & Potential Benefits of the Green Roof, Solar PV Roofing, and GRIPV Roofing Markets in Orlando, Florida, 2018. (accessed May 28, 2019).

S. Hiasa, C. Kelly, O. Tatari, Dynamic Techno-Ecological Modeling of Highway Systems: A Case Study of the Shin-Meishin Expressway in Japan, J Clean Prod. 115 (2016) 101-121.

Research Interests

Low-Impact Development
Renewable Energy
System Dynamics
Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment
Industrial Ecology
Operations Research
Multi-Criteria Decision Making


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City Windermere, FL
Country United States

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