TAMU Facts

Founded in 1876, TAMU is a public land, sea, and space grant research institution in College Station, TX. TAMU is a state university and is a 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 ACCE-accredited undergraduate and graduate degrees in construction management. The Department also offers a joint doctoral degree (with emphasis in construction management) with the Department or Architecture.



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Latest News

May 5, 2017

Journal Paper Named Most Cited by Elsevier

We are happy to report that one of our research papers titled "an integrated data collection and analysis framework for remote monitoring and planning of construction operations" published in the Elsevier Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics is named one of the "most cited articles" since 2012. »

April 29, 2017

Khandakar Rashid Receives IDF Award

Khandakar Rashid received an outstanding oral presentation award in MSU interdisciplinary graduate research forum. More than 90 graduate students competed in this year's event, and only 11 were ultimately selected to receive this recognition. Congratulations Khandakar on this great accomplishment! »

April 17, 2017

Congratulations Nipun and Khandakar

We are happy to report that Nipun Nath and Khandakar Rashid successfully defended their M.S. theses. They are both en route to pursue their studies at the Ph.D. level upon graduation from MSU. Congratulations to you and best of luck in your academic endeavors.

April 10, 2017

Welcome Lorena

We would like to welcome Lorena Moreira to our research group. Lorena is joining us as a visiting researcher. She is currently completing her doctoral studies at the University of Campinas in Brazil, and is also an assistant professor at the Federal University of Bahia. Lorena works on AR visualization for building operations and maintenance. »

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Upcoming Events

June 25-27, 2017

IWCCE 2017

The 2017 International Workshop on Computing for Civil Engineering is hosted by the University of Washington in Seattle, and is sponsored by the Computing and Information Technology Division of the ASCE. The workshop advocates for the engineering computation advancement by supporting major journal publications such as the ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering. »

December 3-6, 2017

WSC 2017

The Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) will take place in Las Vegas, NV and is the premier international forum for disseminating advances in the field of system simulation. In addition to a technical program, WSC provides the central meeting place for simulation practitioners, researchers, and vendors working in all disciplines in industry, service, government, military and academic sectors. »

April 2-5, 2018

CRC 2018

The Construction Research Congress (CRC) is the prime international conference in the area of construction engineering and management. This conference is organized every two years by the Construction Research Council of the ASCE Construction Institute. The theme of the 2018 edition of CRC which will be hosted by Louisiana State University (LSU) in New Orleans is “Community Partnerships”. »

External Links

Outreach Program

Women in Construction Workshop Series

The goal of this workshop series is to reach out to female students in architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) programs from developing and underdeveloped parts of the world, and empower them with knowledge and skills such as mentorship, time management, communication, leadership, diversity, presentation, technology, and information retrieval that they can learn and potentially transfer to the younger students in their home countries. »

Professional Network

LinkedIn Page

Follow this link to access my LinkedIn page which includes more information about my academic preparation, work experience, professional contacts, and more. »

Publication Database

Google Scholar

Follow this link to access my Google Scholar page, an online repository of academic publications including journal papers, conference proceedings, technical reports, and theses and dissertations. »

Video Channel

YouTube Page

Follow this link to access my YouTube video channel which contains videos and visual illustrations of my research and scholarly activities. »