NSERC Industrial Research Chair in the Industrialization of Building Construction

Graduate Students

Ammar Muhrez
Research field: BIM-based drafting and quantity take-off for modular manufacturing


 

Anas Itani
Research field: Automated machinery for prefab construction


Asif Mansoor
Research field: Artificial intelligence and machine learning in construction


Augusto Paniquar De Souto
Research field: Productivity improvement in construction manufacturing


Beda Barkokebas
Research field: Framework for BIM implementation for residential construction manufacturing and general contracting


Chelsea Ritter
Research field: Production line improvement in a modular home manufacturing plant  


 

Elnaz Kalantar
Research field:  


Fatima Alsakka 

Fatima Alsakka
Research field: Process improvement in modular construction  


Ghulam Muhammad Ali
Research field: Crane management and lifting operations, including economical solutions to rigging and heavy lifting and value engineering for heavy haulage


Hamid Abaeian

Hamid Abaeian
Research field: A framework for requests for proposals for construction of modular classrooms


Jingwen (Karen) Wang
Research field: production line improvement and ergonomic risk assessment in construction manufacturing


Mohamed Karabij
Research field: Simulation and optimization of maintenance processes for underground pipe networks using neural network-based applications


Nan Zhang

Nan Zhang
Research field: BIM-based automated design and drafting for drainage systems in residential buildings


Osama Mohsen
Research field: An integrated framework to support decision-making for time management in industrialized construction facilities using data-driven prediction techniques


Pablo Martinez
Research field: Automation and vision-based aided (or unaided) robotics


Raul Francisco Trevino Leal
Research field:


Regina Dias Barkokebas
Research field: Impacts of building codes on new housing and least-cost approaches to achieving code requirements


Ryan Brown

Ryan Brown
Research field: Production improvements using computer simulation and lean principles in an offsite construction facility


Md. Saiful Islam
Research field: Structural timber engineering and innovative building systems


Shuai Liu
Research field: Crane selection and operation for modular building


 

Wu (Eric) Zhang
Research field: Energy-efficient electrochromic smart windows


Xianfei (Walt) Yin
Research field: BIM and lean production analysis and improvement of a precast factory  


Yuxuan (Sherie) Zhang

Research field: BIM-based decision support for interior design