Visiting Professor, Digital Twin Construction, Construction Information Technology Lab, University of Cambridge
Professor and Abdallah H. Yabroudi Endowed Professor in Sustainable Civil Infrastructure
Director of Infrastructure Institute
Chair, ASCE Construction Research Council (2020 -2021)
Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering
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• Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley
• MSCE Xi’an University of Architecture and Engineering
• MSc National University of Singapore
• BSCE QingDao University of Technology
1. Construction labor productivity performance measurement and improvement
2. Lean Construction techniques for enhancing project performance
3. Construction project performance improvement (Change order’s impact on project performance; Benefit/cost Tradeoff Analysis of BIM related tool application; Safety; Cost/Schedule; Quality; Risk)
4. International project management
Join us celebrating Women Leaders in Construction!
Congratulations to Gongfan Chen on receiving the 2022 Three-Minute Thesis Competition Award !
Gongfan is a Ph.D. candidate who joined Dr. Liu’s group in Fall 2019.
Congratulations to Chuanni He on receiving the 2022 David Johnston Annual Graduate Student Award! In recognition of his outstanding research, Instructional excellence, and contributions to the Construction Community.
Chuanni is a Ph.D. candidate who joined Dr. Liu’s group in Fall 2019.
Congratulations to Dr. Liu’s group on winning the 2021 ASCE Thomas Fitch Rowland Award!
Abbasian-Hosseini, and Dr. Simon Hsiang, were selected to receive the 2021 ASCE Thomas Fitch Rowland Award for their paper titled
“Improving Effectiveness of Constraints Removal in Construction Planning Meetings: Information-Theoretic Approach”.
ASCE Thomas Fitch Rowland Award is given to papers which are valuable contributions to construction engineering and management and published in ASCE journals in the previous year.
Congratulations to Chuanni He on receiving the 2021 CII (Construction Industry Institute)Outstanding Student Award!
This award is for recognizing a student’s important contribution to a CII initiative that has the potential to significantly improve the construction industry. Chuanni is a Ph.D. candidate who joined Dr. Liu’s group in Fall 2019.
Congratulations to Gongfan Chen on receiving the Best Student Paper Award at the 2021 Canadian Society of Civil Engineers Annual Conference!
The paper title is “Situation Awareness Based Smart Contract for the Modular Construction”. Gongfan is a Ph.D. candidate who joined Dr. Liu’s group in Fall 2019.