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Kyle Riding

Professor Department of Civil & Coastal Engineering
Office 460C Weil Hall Lab 170 Weil Hall Work Phone: (352) 294-1628 Website: Website Website: Google Scholar page


Kyle A. Riding is an Associate Professor of Civil and Coastal Engineering at the University of Florida. He is active in concrete durability research including early-age concrete behavior, mass concrete construction, freeze-thaw durability, and concrete electrical tests and transport test methods. He is chair of the Precast/ Prestressed Concrete Institute Concrete Materials Technology committee and a voting member of ACI committees 201, 207, 231, and 236.

Primary Research Area

Materials & Pavements

Other Research Areas

Structural Engineering, Sustainable Construction Engineering

Research Interests

Infrastructural Materials, Alternative Binders and Aggregates, Virtual Modeling


B.S., Civil & Environmental Engineering, 2002, Brigham Young University
M.S.E., Civil Engineering, 2004, The University of Texas at Austin
Ph.D., Civil Engineering, 2007, The University of Texas at Austin

Awards & Distinctions

  • TRB Concrete Section Best Paper Award, 2017
  • ACI Young Member Award for Professional Development, American Concrete Institute, 2013
  • Wason Medal for Materials Research, American Concrete Institute, 2011