TAMU Facts

Founded in 1876, TAMU is a public tier-1 research institution with triple designations (land, sea, space grant) in College Station, TX. As member of the Texas A&M University System, TAMU's student body is the largest in Texas and one of the largest in the U.S.



The Department of Construction Science offers STEM degrees in all three B.S., M.S. (both thesis and non-thesis tracks), and Ph.D. levels. Members of the faculty and student researchers also collaborate with other programs and research units on campus.



Follow the latest news, information, and events of the Connected Informatics and Built Environment Research (CIBER) Lab on our social media page. See sneak peeks of our research and creative activities. This is our portal to reach out to the broader global community.


Latest News

November 14, 2022

Chih-Shen Cheng Wins 3MT Finals

Congratulations to Chih-Shen Cheng, Ph.D. Candidate and CIBER Lab researcher, on taking top honors at the 10th annual Texas A&M Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Chih-Shen placed first in the doctoral division and the overall competition for his presentation on "artificial intelligence and drones for disaster rercovery". »

November 1, 2022

Keynote Presented at 2022 ARIC Workshop

Dr. Behzadan delivered an invited keynote on "leveraging community-sourced artificial intelligence for scalable and equitable disaster resilience" at the 5th International Workshop on Advances in Resilient and Intelligent Cities (ARIC), which was held as part of the 30th ACM SIGSPATIAL Conference in Seattle, WA. »

June 14, 2022

Md Nazmus Sakib Defends Ph.D. Dissertation

Md Nazmus Sakib, Ph.D. student and CIBER Lab researcher, successfully defended his doctoral dissertation on "exploring the role of artificial intelligence and technology in workforce skilling". Sakib will officially graduate with a Ph.D. degree in summer 2022.

April 18, 2022

Urban.AI Lab Launches at CIR

We are happy to debut the Artificial Intelligence and Built Environment Lab (Urban.AI Lab) at the Center for Infrastructure Renewal (CIR). In collaboration with other researchers at the CIR, the Urban.AI Lab will focus on advancing the interface between AI, human life, and the built environment. »

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Upcoming Events

June 25-28, 2023

I3CE 2023

The ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering (I3CE) will take place in Corvallis, OR. The conference will feature a diverse collection of workshops, sessions, and courses as well as speakers and experts who are leaders and innovators in the computing science and civil engineering fields. »

July 4-7, 2023

EG-ICE 2023

The 30th International Conference on Intelligent Computing in Engineering (EG-ICE) will be held at University College London. The primary focus of this conference will be on sustainable, smart, and resilient buildings, infrastructures, and cities. »

July 10-12, 2023

EC3 2023

The European Conference of Computing in Construction (EC3) will take place in Crete, Greece. EC3 is the premier European Conference for information, communication, and technological research, innovation and policy for the Construction Sector as a whole in Europe. »

Public Information

Research Portfolio

CIBER Lab at a Glance

Conducting world-class research with broad societal impacts is our mission. Our work is informed by the latest in data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) to address grand challenges in urban computing, resilience against climate disasters, and safety and health in the built environment. »

Professional Network

LinkedIn Page

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Code and Data Repository

GitHub Page

Follow this link to access the most recent versions of implemented code, project tutorials, and datasets developed in CIBER Lab. »

Publication Database

Google Scholar

Follow this link to access an online database of my publications including journal papers, conference proceedings, reports, and theses and dissertations. »

Video Channel

YouTube Page

Follow this link to view videos, public service announcements, and visual illustrations of research and scholarly activities conducted in CIBER Lab. »