Current Members

 

 

Amir H. Behzadan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Michigan (2008)

M.Eng., Construction Engineering and Management, University of Michigan (2005)

B.Eng., Civil Engineering, Sharif University of Technology (2003)

 

Nipun D. Nath

Doctoral Student and Research Assistant


Ph.D. Project: Deep Learning and Smart Systems for Next Generation Construction

M.S., Project Management, Missouri State University (2017)

B.S., Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) (2012)

 

Prabhat Shrestha

M.S. Student and Research Assistant


Project: Nature-Inspired Methods for Sensor Data Analytics

B.S., Civil Engineering, Israel Institute of Technology (Technion) (2016)

 

Songjukta Datta

M.S. Student and Research Assistant


Project: Multi-Objective Optimization Technique for Site Asset Relocation Planning

B.S., Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) (2014)

 

 

 

 

Past Members

 

 

Lorena C. Moreira

Doctoral Student, University of Campinas (Assistant Professor at Federal University of Bahia, Brazil)


Ph.D. Project: Augmented Reality Mediation for Building Operations and Maintenance

M.S., Architecture and Urban Planning, Federal University of Santa Catarina (2008)

B.S., Architecture and Urbanism, Federal University of Bahia (1999)

 

Khandakar M. Rashid

Doctoral Student, Arizona State University


M.S. Thesis: Coupling Mobile Technology, Position Data Mining, and Attitude toward Risk to Improve Construction Site Safety

M.S., Project Management, Missouri State University (2017)

B.S., Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) (2012)

 

Reza Akhavian, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, California State University East Bay

Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Central Florida (2015)

M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Central Florida (2012)

B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Tehran (2010)

 

Elshan Asadi

Graduate Student, University of Florida


Project: Strategies to Recruit and Retain Women in Construction and Civil Engineering

B.S., Architectural Engineering, Azad University (2010)

 

Lianne Brito

UCF L.E.A.R.N (Learning Environment and Academic Research Network) Program

Project: Human Crew Motion Analysis for Construction Simulation

 

Arezoo Shirazi

Doctoral Student, Georgia Institue of Technology


M.S. Thesis: Context-Aware Mobile Augmented Reality Visualization in Construction Engineering Education

M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Central Florida (2014)

B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Tehran (2012)

 

Brittany Cogger

Project: Fuel and Energy Consumption Modeling Techniques for Heavy Construction Equipment

B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Central Florida (2014)


 

 

Hamid Maherinia

M.S. Thesis: Development of the Strategy to Select Optimum Reflective Cracking Mitigation Methods for the Hot-Mixed Asphalt Overlays in Florida

M.S., Geotechnical Engineering, University of Central Florida (2013)

M.S., Transportation Engineering, Azad University (Science and Research Branch) (2010)

B.S., Civil Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology (2006)

 

Michael S. Toth

M.S. Thesis: Construction and Demolition Debris Recovery and Recycling in Orange County, FL

M.S., Environmental Engineering, University of Central Florida (2012)

B.S., Environmental Engineering, Florida Gulf Coast University (2010)

 

Mark L. Bacal

Project: Design of a Computerized System for Automated Lumber Grading In MATLAB

B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Central Florida (2010)