Ryan’s research focuses on off-site and modular construction, production optimization, and lean processes.
Ryan completed a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Co-operative program, from the University of Alberta and has experience in project coordination and estimating for commercial construction, project coordination for environmental remediation projects, as well as with designing a crane safety system.
Ryan is currently working with an industry partner on production line improvement, productivity improvement, computer simulation, and lean integration as part of his master's thesis research.
- BSc in Civil Engineering (2017), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
- Brown, R., Barkokebas, B., and Al-Hussein, M. (2019). “Predicting performance indicators using BIM and simulation for a wall assembly line.” Proceedings, International Group for Lean Construction, Dublin, Ireland, Jul. 1-7, pp. 853–862.
- Brown, R., Ritter, C., and Al-Hussein, M. (2019). “Simulation based approach for the industrialization of a cabinet manufacturing facility.” Proceedings, 2019 Modular and Offsite Construction (MOC) Summit, Banff, Alberta, Canada, May 21–24, 2019, pp. 301–308.