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Dr Mohsen Shahandashti

[Dr Seyed Mohsen Shahandashti]

Associate Professor, Civil Engineering
Last Updated: October 24, 2021
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Dr. Shahandashti’s research activities in his group, Analytics for Resilient Infrastructure Systems, are aligned with the following research thrusts: (1) Resilience Optimization of Large-scale Infrastructure Networks, (2) Rapid, Resilient, and Sustainable Geotechnical Asset Management, (3) Economics of Post-Disaster Reconstruction and Recovery, and (4) Risk-based Performance Modeling of Emerging Building Systems.

Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Dr. Shahandashti is interested to teach Construction and infrastructure Engineering courses. He is also interested to experiment with Innovative Teaching Methods. At UTA, He has developed and taught eight graduate and undergraduate courses, including Temporary Structures, Building Information Modeling, Risk Management, Construction Productivity, Construction Project Administration, Construction and Value Engineering, Construction Planning and Scheduling, and Construction Cost Estimation.

Biography

Biography

Personal Website: https://www.uta.edu/faculty/mohsen/

Dr. Mohsen Shahandashti is an assistant professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA). He joined UTA immediately after receiving PhD from Georgia Institute of Technology. He is a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in Civil Engineering in Texas. He has published over 40 peer-reviewed journal articles in the leading infrastructure and construction journals like Natural Hazards Review, Energy and Buildings, Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, and Automation in Construction. He has received several awards,including the 2019 AASHTO High Value Research “Sweet Sixteen” Award for leading TxDOT Research Project “Exploring Rapid Repair Methods for Embankment Slope Failure” and the best paper award in the category of Optimization and Computational Techniques from the International Associations for Automation and Robotics in Construction. Dr. Shahandashti's research activities has been supported by several sponsoring organizations including NSF, TxDOT, USDOT, NCTCOG, EIF, FHWA, and City of Arlington. Dr. Shahandashti is currently serving as a member of the editorial board of ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems and a member of ASCE Infrastructure Committee.

Education

Education

    • 2014 PhD in Construction
      Georgia Institute Technology
    • 2014 MS in Operations Research
      Georgia Institute Technology
    • 2010 MS in Civil Engineering
      Carnegie Mellon University
    • 2008 ME in Civil Engineering
      Nanyang Technological University
    • 2006 BS in Civil Engineering
      Iran University of Science and Technology

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 2016 Professional Engineer (PE) in Civil Engineering in Texas,
    • 2014 Statistical Analysis System (SAS) Certified Advanced Programmer,
    • 2014 Statistical Analysis System (SAS) Certified Base Programmer,

Appointments

Appointments

    • Sept 2016 to Present Assistant Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)

Memberships

    • 2012 to Present Royal Institution of Charted Surveyors
      Member
    • 2011 to Present Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences
      Member
    • 2008 to Present American Society of Civil Engineers
      Member

Awards and Honors

    •  2020 Distinguished Student Supervisor sponsored by UTA
    •  2020 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching sponsored by UTA
    •  2019 High Value Research “Sweet Sixteen” Award sponsored by American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)
    • Mar  2017 Research Enhancement Award sponsored by The University of Texas at Arlington
    • May  2014 Second Place Poster Award sponsored by ASCE Construction Research Congress (CRC)
    • Oct  2011 IFMA (International Facility Management Association) Foundation Scholarship sponsored by IFMA
    • Jan  2010 Membership in Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi for the excellence in studying civil engineering sponsored by Phi Kappa Phi
    • Jan  2008 Dean’s Fellowship sponsored by Carnegie Mellon University
    • Sep  2007 Best Paper Award sponsored by 24th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC)
    • Aug  2006 Agency for Science, Technology, and Research (ASTAR) scholarship sponsored by Singapore government

Publications


      2020
      • Journal Article
        A Data-Driven Framework for Energy-Conscious Design of Building Facade Systems
        [Abediniangerabi, Bahram, Shahandashti, Mohsen, Makhmalbaf, Atefe]. Elsevier Journal of Building Engineering. 29, 101172. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2020.101172
      • Journal Article
        Assessing the Benefits of Flipped Classroom in Enhancing Construction Students' Technical Communication Skills
        [Pourmand, Pouria, Pudasaini, Binaya, Shahandashti, Mohsen]. ASCE Journal of Civil Engineering Education. 147(1), 04020010. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Characterizing Construction Demand Surge Using Spatial Panel Data Models
        [Ahmadi, Navid, Shahandashti, Mohsen]. ASCE Journal of Natural Hazards Review. 21(2), 04020008. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Diagnosis and Quantification of Post-Disaster Construction Material Cost Fluctuations
        [Khodahemmati, Niloufar, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. ASCE Journal of Natural Hazards Review. 21(3), 04020019 .
      • Journal Article
        Investment Valuation of Underground Freight Transportation Systems under Uncertainty
        [Zahed, Seyed Ehsan, Shahandashti, Mohsen, Diltz, John]. ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 26(3), 04020029. "American Society of Civil Engineers".
      • Journal Article
        Post-Hazard Labor Wage Fluctuations: A Comparative Empirical Analysis among Different Sub-sectors of the U.S. Construction Sector
        [Ahmadi, Navid, Shahandashti, Mohsen]. Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction. https://doi.org/10.1108/JFMPC-07-2019-0063. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1108/JFMPC-07-2019-0063
      • Journal Article
        Topological surrogates for computationally efficient seismic robustness optimization of water pipe networks
        [Pudasaini, Binaya, Shahandashti, Mohsen]. Wiley Journal of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering.(https://doi.org/10.1111/mice.12566), 1-14. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1111/mice

      In Process
      • Journal Article
        Predicting City-level Construction Cost Index using Liner Forecasting Models
        [Choi, C-Y, Ryu, K.R., Shahandashti, M.]. ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. Accepted.

      2019
      • Journal Article
        A Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) Model for Building Energy Benchmarking
        [Ashuri, B., Wang, J., Shahandashti, M., Baek, M.]. Journal of Engineering, Design, and Technology. 17(4), 747-768. "Emerald".
      • Journal Article
        Life-Cycle Cost Analysis of a Short-Haul Underground Freight Transportation System for the DFW Airport
        [Zahed, Seyed Ehsan, Shahooei, Sirwan, Farooghi, Ferika, Shahandashti, Mohsen, Ardekani, Siamak]. Built Environment Project and Asset Management. 9(3), 440-456. "Emerald".
      • Journal Article
        Proactive Seismic Rehabilitation Decision-Making for Water Pipe Networks Using Simulated Annealing
        [Shahandashti, Mohsen , Pudasaini, Binaya]. ASCE Journal of Natural Hazards Review. 20(2), 04019003. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Propulsion System Design and Energy Optimization for Autonomous Underground Freight Transportation Systems
        [Shahooei, Sirwan, Mattingly, Stephen, Shahandashti, Mohsen, Ardekani, Siamak]. Tunneling and Underground Space Technology. 89, 125-132. "Elsevier".

      2018
      • Journal Article
        A Life Cycle Cost Study of Underground Freight Transportation (UFT) Systems in Texas
        [Janbaz, Razieh, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Najafi, Mohammad , Tavakoli, Razieh]. ASCE Journal of Pipeline Systems - Engineering and Practice. 9(3), 05018004. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Application of underground short-haul freight pipelines to large airports
        [Shahooei, Sirwan, Farooghi, Ferika, Zahedzahedani, Seyed Ehsan, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ardekani, SiamakA]. Journal of Air Transport Management. 71, 64-72. "Elsevier".
      • Journal Article
        Automatic Fault Detection for Building Integrated Photovoltaic (BIPV) Systems Using Time Series Methods
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ashuri, Baabak, Mostaan, Kia]. Built Environment Project and Asset Management. 8(2), 160-170. "Emerald".
      • Journal Article
        Building Energy Performance Analysis of Ultra-High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced Concrete (UHP-FRC) Façade Systems
        [Abediniangerabi, Bahram, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Bell, Bradley, Chao, Shih-Ho, Makhmalbaf, Atefe]. Energy and Buildings. 174, 262-275. "Elsevier".
      • Journal Article
        Construction Portfolio Performance Management using Key Performance Indicators
        [Shahandashti, Mohsen, Ashuri, Baabak, Touran, Ali, Masoumi, Reza, Minchin, Edward]. Journal for the Advancement of Performance Information and Value. 10(2), 85-101.
      • Journal Article
        Financing Underground Freight Transportation Systems in Texas: Identification of Funding Sources and Assessment of Enabling Legislation
        [Zahed, Seyed Ehsan, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Najafi, Mohammad]. ASCE Journal of Pipeline Systems - Engineering and Practice. 9(2), 06018001. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Identification of Critical Pipes for Proactive Resource-constrained Seismic Rehabilitation of Water Pipe Networks
        [Pudasaini, Binaya, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 24(4), 04018024. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Life-Cycle Benefit-Cost Analysis of Underground Freight Transportation Systems
        [Zahed, Seyed Ehsan, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Najafi, Mohammad]. ASCE Journal of Pipeline Systems - Engineering and Practice. 9(2), 04018003. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        The Role of Pre-Disaster Construction Market Conditions in Influencing Post-Disaster Demand Surge
        [Ahmadi, Navid, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. ASCE Journal of Natural Hazards Review. 19(3), 04018010. "ASCE".

      2017
      • Journal Article
        Comparative empirical analysis of temporal relationships between construction investment and economic growth in the U.S. states
        [Ahmadi, Navid, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. Journal of Construction Economics and Building. 17(3), 85-108.
      • Journal Article
        Comparative Process-based Life-cycle Assessment of Bioconcrete and Conventional Concrete
        [Soleimani, Milad, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. Journal of Engineering, Design, and Technology. 15(5), 667-688. "Emerald".
      • Journal Article
        Empirical Investigation of Temporal Association between Architecture Billings Index and Construction Spending Using Time-Series Methods
        [Abediniangerabi, Bahram, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ahmadi, Navid, Ashuri, Baabak]. ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. 143(10), 04017080. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Synthesis of Methods and Measures for Determining Value of Transportation Research
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ashuri, Baabak, Tavakolan, Mehdi]. Journal for the Advancement of Performance Information & Value. 9(1), 78-95. "Conseil International du Bâtiment (CIB) ".

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Highway construction cost forecasting using vector error correction models
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ashuri, Baabak]. ASCE Journal of Management in Engineering. 32(2), 04015040. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Investment valuation model for renewable energy systems in buildings
        [Kashani, Hamed, Ashuri, Baabak, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Lu, Jian]. ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. 141(2), 04014074. "ASCE".

      2013
      • Journal Article
        Forecasting engineering news-record construction cost index using multivariate time series models
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ashuri, Baabak]. ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. 139(9), 1237-1243. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Investment in solar energy: An alternative approach
        [Ashuri, Baabak, Kashani, Hamed, Lu, Jian, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. Land Journal. Volume Sep-Oct, 20-21. "Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) ".

      2012
      • Journal Article
        Empirical tests for identifying leading indicators of ENR Construction Cost Index
        [Ashuri, Baabak, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Lu, Jian]. Journal of Construction Management and Economics. 30(11), 917-927. "Taylor & Francis ".

      2011
      • Journal Article
        Data fusion approaches and applications for construction engineering
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Razavi, SaiedehN., Soibelman, Lucio, Berges, Mario, Caldas, CarlosH., Brilakis, Ioannis, Teizer, Jochen, Vela, PatricioA., Haas, Carl, Garrett, James]. ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. 137(10), 863-869. "ASCE".
      • Journal Article
        Remote Sensing of Construction Engineering Operations
        [Taneja, S, Akinci, B, Garrett, J.H., Soibelman, L, Berges, M, Atasoy, G., Liu, x, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Anil, M, Ergen, E.B, Pradhan, A, Tang, P]. ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. 137(10), 870-881. "ASCE".

      2009
      • Journal Article
        Hybrid of genetic algorithm and simulated annealing for multiple project scheduling with multiple resource constraints
        [Chen, Po-Han, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. Automation in Construction. 18(4), 434-443. "Elsevier".

      2020
      • Conference Proceeding
        A Two-stage Stochastic Programming Approach for Enhancing Seismic Resilience of Water Pipe Networks
        Proceedings of the 2020 IISE Annual Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana
        [Boskabadi, Azam, Rosenberger, Jay, Shahandashti, Mohsen].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Examining Incentives to Increase the Use of the Truck Stop Electrification Service at Overnight Truck Parking Stations
        Proceedings of ASCE Internaional Conference on Transportation and Development (ICTD) 2020: Emerging Technologies and Impact, Seattle, Washington
        [Shahandashti, Mohsen, Abediniangerabi, Bahram, Pudasaini, Binaya, McCauley, Sean]. 15-25.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Forecasting Pipeline Construction Costs using Time Series Methods
        ASCE USEI Pipelines 2020 Conference, August 9-12, San Antonio, Texas
        [Kim, Sooin, Abediniangerabi, Bahram, Shahandashti, Mohsen].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Impacts of Autonomous Trucking Technologies on the Critical Issues of Trucking Industry
        ASCE International Conference on Transportation and Development (ICTD) 2020 Proceedings, Seattle, Washington
        [Pudasaini, Binaya, Shahandashti, Mohsen].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Investment Valuation of UFT Systems under Construction Cost Uncertainties
        Proceedings of ASCE International Conference on Transportation and Development (ICTD) 2020: Planning and Development, Seattle, Washington
        [Zahed, Seyed Ehsan, Shahandashti, Mohsen ]. 319-331.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Quantifying the Relationship between Pre-Disaster Construction Market Conditions and Post-Disaster Construction Labor Wage Fluctuations in Commercial Building Construction Industry
        2020 ASCE Construction Research Congress, Temple, Arizona, March 8-10
        [Farooghi, Ferika, Ahmadi, Navid, Shahandashti, Mohsen].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Seismic Resilience Enhancement of Water Pipe Networks using Hybrid Metaheuristic Optimization
        ASCE USEI Pipelines 2020 Conference, August 9-12, San Antonio, Texas
        [Pudasaini, Binaya, Shahandashti, Mohsen].

      2019
      • Conference Proceeding
        Assembly-Scale and Whole-Building Energy Performance Analysis of Ultra-High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced Concrete (UHP-FRC) Façade Systems
        2nd International Interactive Symposium on UHPC, Albany, New York, June 2-5
        [Abediniangerabi, B., Shahandashti, S.M., Bell, B., Chao, S. -H.].

      2018
      • Conference Proceeding
        Assessing the Vulnerability of Building Exterior Construction’s Labor Wages to Weather-Related Disasters in the United States
        2018 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, New Orleans, Louisiana, April 2-5
        [Ahmadi, Navid, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 594-603.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Evaluation of Underground Freight Transportation in Texas
        Transportation Research Board 97th Annual Meeting, Transportation Research Board (TRB), No. 18-05932, Washington D.C., January 07-11
        [Najafi, Mohammad, Ardekani, SiamakA, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Is Architectural Billing Index Helpful to Forecast Fluctuations in Nonresidential Construction Spending in the United States?
        2018 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, New Orleans, Louisiana, April 2-5
        [Abediniangerabi, Bahram, Ahmadi, Navid , Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 19-28.

      2017
      • Conference Proceeding
        Environmental Impacts of Pipeline Construction for Underground Freight Transportation
        Proceedings of 2017 ASCE Pipeline Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, August 06-09
        [Tabesh, Amir, Najafi, Mohammad, Ashoori, Taha, Tavakoli, Razieh, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 181-191.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Identifying Critical Links in Water Supply Systems Subject to Various Earthquakes to Support Inspection and Renewal Decision Making
        Proceedings of 2017 International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering (IWCCE 2017), Seattle, WA, June 25-27
        [Pudasaini, Binaya, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Razavi, Mohammad]. 231-238.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Investment Valuation of an Underground Freight Transportation (UFT) System in Texas
        Proceedings of 2017 ASCE Pipeline Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, August 06-09
        [Zahed, S.Ehsan, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Najafi, Mohammad]. 192-201.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Life Cycle Cost Analysis of an Underground Freight Transportation (UFT) System in Texas
        Proceedings of 2017 ASCE Pipeline Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, August 06-09
        [Janbaz, Saeed, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Najafi, Mohammad]. 134-143.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Probabilistic Building Energy Performance Analysis of Ultra-High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced Concrete (UHP-FRC) Façade System
        Proceedings of 2017 International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering (IWCCE 2017), Seattle, WA, June 25-27
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Abediniangerabi, Bahram, Bell, Brad, Chao, Shih-Ho]. 223-230.

      2015
      • Conference Proceeding
        State of practice in portfolio management: a comprehensive survey
        5th International/11th Construction Specialty Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 8-10
        [Masoumi, R., Ashuri, B., Minchin, R.E., Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Touran, A.].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Synthesis of Best Practices for Determining Value of Transportation Research on Safety and Environmental Sustainability
        51st ASC Annual International Conference Proceedings, College Station, Texas, April 22-25
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ashuri, MB, Tavakolan, M].

      2014
      • Conference Proceeding
        A Critical Review of Methods Used to Determine Productivity of Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Systems Coordination
        2014 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, Atlanta, Georgia, May 19-21
        [Ashuri, Baabak, Yarmohammadi, Saman, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 777-786.
      • Conference Proceeding
        A data envelopment analysis model for building energy efficiency benchmarking
        2014 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, Atlanta, Georgia, May 19-21
        [Lu, Jian, Ashuri, Baabak, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 1073-1082.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Analysis of the Temporal Relationships between Highway Construction Cost and Indicators Representing Macroeconomic and Construction and Energy Market Conditions
        2014 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, Atlanta, Georgia, May 19-21
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 1103-1110.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Empirical Analysis of Variations in Photovoltaic Energy Production
        North America-East Asia Workshop on Big Data Analytics for Infrastructure and Building Sustainability and Resilience (IBSR) Research Changsha, China - September 19-21
        [Shahandashti, Mohsen, Mostaan, Kia, Ashuri, Baabak].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Time and motion study for solar contractors
        2014 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, Atlanta, Georgia, May 19-21
        [Quintanilla, Natalia, Yarmohammadi, Saman, Ashuri, Baabak, Wren, MatthewM., Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Goodman, Joseph]. 817-826.

      2013
      • Conference Proceeding
        Forecasting Construction Cost Index Using Energy Price As an Explanatory Variable
        49th ASC Annual International Conference Proceedings, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, April 9-13
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ashuri, B].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Methods for Assessing Longitudinal Variations of Energy Production by PV Systems
        Proceedings of Architectural Engineering Conference, State College, PA, April 3 - 5th
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Mostaan, Kia, Ashuri, Baabak]. 113-122.

      2012
      • Conference Proceeding
        A real options model to evaluate investments in photovoltaic (PV) systems
        2012 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, West Lafayette, IN, May 21-23
        [Kashani, Hamed, Ashuri, Baabak, Lu, Jian, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 1641-1650.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Forecasting Construction Cost Index in The United States Using Bivariate Vector Error Correction Models
        Management of Construction: Research to Practice (MCRP) CIB Conference, Montreal, Canada, June 26-29
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ashuri, B].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Investments in Building Solar Energy Systems: Finding Proper Intervention Time
        Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Construction, Building and Real Estate Conference (2012 RICS COBRA), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, September 11-13
        [Ashuri, Baabak, Kashani, Hamed, Lu, Jian, Shahandashti, Mohsen].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Is the information available from historical time series data on economic, energy, and construction market variables useful to explain variations in ENR construction cost index?
        2012 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, West Lafayette, IN, May 21-23
        [Ashuri, Baabak, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Lu, Jian]. 457-464.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Quantifying the Relationship between Construction Cost Index (CCI) and Macroeconomic Factors in the United States
        48th ASC Annual International Conference Proceedings, Birmingham, UK, April 11-14
        [Ashuri, Baabak, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen].

      2011
      • Conference Proceeding
        Industry Perspectives on Factors Driving and Limiting Green Building Investment in Multifamily Housing
        2011 Housing Education and Research Association (HERA) Conference Proceedings
        [Philips, D, Shahandashti, Mohsen, Jones, D.T.]. 175-179.

      2010
      • Conference Proceeding
        Identification of information requirements using simulation for supporting construction productivity assessment
        Simulation Conference (WSC), Proceedings of the 2010 Winter
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Akinci, Burcu, Garrett, James, Soibelman, Lucio]. 3076-3087. "IEEE".

      2008
      • Conference Proceeding
        Stochastic scheduling with multiple resource constraints using a simulated annealing-based algorithm
        Proceedings of 25h International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC 2008), 447-451, Vilnius, Lithuania, June 27-29
        [Chen, Po-Han, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 447-451.

      2007
      • Conference Proceeding
        Modified simulated annealing algorithm and modified two-stage solution finding procedure for optimizing linear scheduling projects with multiple resource constraints
        Proceedings of international symposium on automation and robotics in construction (ISARC 2007), India
        [Chen, P.H., Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 411-416.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Modified Simulated Annealing Algorithm for Optimizing Linear Scheduling Projects With Multiple Resource Constraints
        Proceeding of 5th international conference of construction project management / 2nd international conference on construction engineering and management, Singapore
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 151.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Simulated Annealing Algorithm For Optimizing Multi-Project Linear Scheduling With Multiple Resource Constraint
        Proceedings of international symposium on automation and robotics in construction (ISARC 2007), India
        [Chen, Po-Han, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. 429-434.

      2019
      • Research Report
        A Study of the Rate of Usage and Incentives to Increase the Use of the Truck Stop Electrification Service at Overnight Truck Parking Stations in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area
        [Shahandashti, M., Abediniangerabi, B. , Pudasaini, B., McCauley, S.L.]. "North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG)".
      • Research Report
        Autonomous Vehicles and Freight Transportation Analysis
        [Shahandashti, M., Pudasaini, B.]. "North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG)".
      • Research Report
        Synthesis of Safety Applications in Winter Weather Operations
        [Shahandashti, Mohsen, Mattingly, Stephen, Hwang, Seokyon, Ameen, Wasiq, Farooghi, Ferika]. FHWA/TX-19/06996-1,
      • Research Report
        Synthesis on Rapid Repair Methods for Embankment Slope Failure
        [Shahandashti, M. , Hossain, S., Khankarli, G., Zahedzahedani, S.E.]. FHWA/TX-18/06957-1, "TxDOT".

      2018
      • Research Report
        Assessing the Benefits of Flipped Classroom in Enhancing Engineering Students’ Technical Communication Skills
        [Shahandashti, Mohsen, Pourmand, Pouria, Pudasaini, Binaya]. "Engineering Information Foundation".

      2017
      • Research Report
        Feasibility of Underground Short-Haul Freight Pipelines – Application to the DFW Airport
        [Shahandashti, Mohsen, Ardekani, Siamak, Zahedzahedani, Seyed Ehsan, Farooghi, Ferika, Shahooei, Sirwan]. "North Central Texas Council of Governments".

      2016
      • Research Report
        Integrating Underground Freight Transportation into Existing Intermodal Systems, TxDOT Research Report Number 0-6870
        [Najafi, Mohammad, Ardekani, SiamakA, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen]. "Texas Department of Transportation".

      2014
      • Research Report
        Managing a Portfolio of Projects - A Playbook for Success
        [Ashuri, B, El-Mehalawi, M, Holtzclaw, R, Huang, V, Ikasalo, R, MacGillivray, S, Masoumi, R, Minchin, E, O’Hanlon, C, Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Tatum, S, Touran, A, Wilson, D, Wolf, T]. Research Team 303, "Construction Industry Institute".
      • Research Report
        Managing a Portfolio of Projects – Metrics for Improvement
        [Touran, Ali, Masoumi, Reza, Ashuri, Baabak, Minchin, Edward, Shahandashti, Mohsen].(Research Team 303), "Construction Industry Institute".

      2013
      • Research Report
        Synthesis of Best Practices for Determining Value of Research Results
        [Shahandashti, Seyed Mohsen, Ashuri, MB, Tavakolan, M]. Final Report LTRC Project No.12-3PF, Baton Rouge, Louisiana: "The Southeast Transportation Consortium (STC) and the Louisiana Transportation Research Center (LTRC)".

      2012
      • Research Report
        Evaluation of Investments In Solar Energy
        [Ashuri, Baabak, Kashani, Hamed, Lu, Jian, Shahandashti, Mohsen]. London: "Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)".

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Ahmad Bani Hani, (Civil Engineering)
    • Present
      Undergraduate Supervised Research
      Pratiksha Acharya,
      Winter Weather Operations Systems
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Abhijit Roy, (Civil Engineering)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Sooin Kim, (Civil Engineering)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Mina Zamanian, (Civil Engineering)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Pooya Darghiasi, (Civil Engineering)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Anil Baral, (Civil Engineering)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Ferika Farooghi, (Civil Engineering)
    • Dec 2020
      Graduate Supervised Research
      Pouria Pourmand, (Civil Engineering)
      Data Integration for Slope Repair and Management System
    • 2020
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Azam Boskabadi, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2020
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Baabak Shahbazi (University of New south Wales), (Civil Engineering)
    • 2020
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Zahra Kohankar Kouchesfehani, (Civil Engineering)
    • Aug 2020
      Undergraduate Supervised Research
      Sean Logan McCauley,
      REU Funded: Winter Weather Operations Management System
    • May 2020
      Graduate Supervised Research
      Isha Adhikari, (Civil Engineering)
      Early-stage decision support system for recommending Slope repair methods
    • May 2020
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Wasiq Ameen, (Civil Engineering)
      Examining Current State of Practice of Enhancing Visibility of Winter Operations Vehicles
    • Dec 2019
      Undergraduate Supervised Research
      Nhi Luong,
      Safety Applications of Winter Weather Operations
    • 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Samed Alkhafaji, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Ashish Karmacharya, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Cory Alan Rauss, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Karthik Vidyaranya, (Civil Engineering)
    • Dec 2019
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Bahram Abediniangerabi, (Civil Engineering)
      Metamodel based Building Energy Performance Analysis of Ultra-High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced-Concrete Façade Panels
    • 2019
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Yang Cao (Georgia Institute of Technology), Graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology (Civil Engineering)
    • Aug 2019
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Binaya Pudasaini, (Civil Engineering)
      Identification of Critical Pipes in Water Pipe Networks for Resource Constrained Proactive Seismic Rehabilitation
    • Aug 2019
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Seyed Ehsan Zahedzahedani, (Civil Engineering)
      Investment Valuation of Underground Freight Transportation (UFT) Systems under Uncertainty
    • May 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Milad Nabaei, (Civil Engineering)
      Evaluation of Best Practices for Implementation of Slope Repair Methods in Texas
    • 2018
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Mohammad Haadi Sadaghiani, (Civil Engineering)
    • Dec 2018
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Navid Ahmadi Esfahani, (Civil Engineering)
      Post-disaster Construction Labor Wage Fluctuations: Measurement and Modeling
    • 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Amir Tabesh, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Minsoo Baek (Georgia Institute of Technology), (Civil Engineering)
    • 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Santosh Timilsina, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Ying Hong (University of New South Wales), (Civil Engineering)
    • Aug 2018
      Undergraduate Supervised Research
      Maxwell Aransen, (Civil Engineering)
      REU Funded: Rapid, Resilient, and Sustainable Repair Methods for Embankment Slope Failures
    • May 2018
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Niloufar khodahemmati, (Civil Engineering)
      Masters’ Thesis – Principle Research Advisor
      Diagnosis and Quantification of Post-Disaster Construction Material Cost Fluctuations
    • 2017
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Mohammed Huzaifa Ghori, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2017
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Ali Alsaleh, (Civil Engineering)
      PhD Thesis - Committee Member
    • 2017
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Saeed Janbaz, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Amin Darabnoush Tehrani, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Guduru Penusila Harsha Vardhan Reddy, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Niloofar Rezaei, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Sina Abhaee, (Civil Engineering)
      Masters’ Thesis - Committee Member
    • 2016
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Jun Wang (Georgia Institute of Technology), (Civil Engineering)
    • 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Alimohammad Entezarmahdi, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Curtis Heinsen, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Masrur Mahedi, (Civil Engineering)
    • 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Yasir E. Abdelrazig, (Civil Engineering)

Courses

      • CE 6699-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102381)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 4308-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 4308-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 5320-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 5320-900 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2021
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 6997-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102385)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 4308-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 4308-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 5320-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • CE 6699-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102381)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • CE 7399-016 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • CE 6997-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102385)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • CE 4308-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CE 4308-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154 | Xlist Coursepre: CE | Xlist Coursenum: 5320)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CE 6399-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102376)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • CE 6699-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102381)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • CE 7399-016 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • CE 6699-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102381)
        Spring - 2020
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • CE 4308-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CE 4308-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154 | Xlist Coursepre: CE | Xlist Coursenum: 5320)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5698-016 THESIS
        (Course Id: 102318)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • CE 5191-016 ADV STUDY CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102237)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 6399-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102376)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 7399-016 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 6997-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102385)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 4308-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CE 4308-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113528 | Xlist Coursepre: CE | Xlist Coursenum: 5320)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154 | Xlist Coursepre: CE | Xlist Coursenum: 4308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CE 7399-016 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Summer - 2019
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • CE 4300-001 ADVANCED TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGR
        (Topic: Temporary Structures | Course Id: 102197)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 6399-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102376)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 6699-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102381)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 7399-016 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 5395-016 MASTERS PROJECT
        (Course Id: 102315)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 5320-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5698-016 THESIS
        (Course Id: 102318)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CE 6399-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102376)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CE 6699-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102381)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CE 7399-016 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CE 5320-001 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5320-101 TEMPORARY STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 113154)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5191-016 ADV STUDY CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102237)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • CE 6699-016 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102381)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CE 5698-016 THESIS
        (Course Id: 102318)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CE 5301-002 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGR WITH LAB
        (Topic: BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING | Course Id: 112870)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5301-021 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGR WITH LAB
        (Course Id: 112870)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5301-022 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGR WITH LAB
        (Course Id: 112870)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CM 5301-002 TOPICS IN CONSTR MGMT WITH LAB
        (Topic: BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING | Course Id: 112873)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CM 5301-021 TOPICS IN CONSTR MGMT WITH LAB
        (Course Id: 112873)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CM 5301-022 TOPICS IN CONSTR MGMT WITH LAB
        (Course Id: 112873)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CE 5301-001 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGR WITH LAB
        (Topic: BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING | Course Id: 112870)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5301-011 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGR WITH LAB
        (Course Id: 112870)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5301-012 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGR WITH LAB
        (Topic: BUILDING INFO MODELING LAB | Course Id: 112870)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CM 5301-001 TOPICS IN CONSTR MGMT WITH LAB
        (Topic: BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING | Course Id: 112873)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CM 5301-011 TOPICS IN CONSTR MGMT WITH LAB
        (Topic: BUILDING INFO MODELING LAB | Course Id: 112873)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CM 5301-012 TOPICS IN CONSTR MGMT WITH LAB
        (Topic: BUILDING INFO MODELING LAB | Course Id: 112873)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5343-001 BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING
        (Course Id: 112765)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CE 5343-001 BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING
        (Course Id: 112765)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CE 6697-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102380)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • CE 5300-001 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Building Information Modeling | Course Id: 102240)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CE 4300-004 ADVANCED TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGR
        (Topic: Construction Management | Course Id: 102197)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5387-001 CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY
        (Course Id: 111028)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5387-002 CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY
        (Course Id: 111028)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CE 5300-007 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Construction Management | Course Id: 102240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5300-008 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Construction Management | Course Id: 102240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5300-009 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Construction Management | Course Id: 102240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5300-013 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Building Information Modeling | Course Id: 102240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5191-016 ADV STUDY CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102237)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CE 5387-001 CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY
        (Course Id: 111028)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5387-002 CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY
        (Course Id: 111028)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CE 5300-001 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Construction Management | Course Id: 102240)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5300-002 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Construction Management | Course Id: 102240)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5300-007 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Building Information Modeling | Course Id: 102240)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5387-002 CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY
        (Course Id: 111028)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5387-003 CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY
        (Course Id: 111028)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5300-009 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Risk Management | Course Id: 102240)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5300-010 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Risk Management | Course Id: 102240)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5386-001 CONST PLANNING & SCHEDULING
        (Course Id: 111027)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5387-001 CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY
        (Course Id: 111028)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5387-003 CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY
        (Course Id: 111028)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 6397-016 RESEARCH IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 102375)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CE 5300-007 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Construction Management | Course Id: 102240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5300-008 TOPICS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
        (Topic: Construction Management | Course Id: 102240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5386-001 CONST PLANNING & SCHEDULING
        (Course Id: 111027)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3310-001 CONSTRUCTION & VALUE ENGR
        (Course Id: 111195)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5379-001 CONSTRUCTION COST ESTIMATING
        (Course Id: 111026)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5379-003 CONSTRUCTION COST ESTIMATING
        (Course Id: 111026)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus

Service to the University

    • 2019 to  2020 Committee Member
      Scholarship and Research Awards Committee, Civil Engineering Department, University of Texas, Arlington
    • 2016 to  2017 Department Lab Safety Representative
      College of Engineering, University of Texas, Arlington
    • 2015 to  2016 Committee Member
      Scholarship and Research Awards Committee, Civil Engineering Department, University of Texas, Arlington

Service to the Profession

    • 2019 to  Present
      Member
      American Concrete Institute
    • 2019 to  Present
      Editorial Review Board Member
      ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems
    • 2019 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering
    • 2018 to  Present
      Member
      ASCE Infrastructure Systems Committee, Transportation and Development Institute
    • 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      ASCE Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction
    • 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      ASCE Journal of Natural Hazards Review
    • 2018 to  Present
      Trial Editor
      ASCE Journal of Natural Hazards Review
    • 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Elsevier Journal of Energy and Buildings
    • 2017 to  Present
      Member
      ASCE Data Sensing and Analysis (DSA) Committee
    • 2017 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems
    • 2017 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Engineering, Design, and Technology
    • 2014 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Elsevier Journal of Sustainable Cities and Society
    • 2014 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Construction Management and Economics
    • 2013 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Elsevier Journal of Automation in Construction
    • 2013 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction
    • 2012 to  Present
      Member
      ASCE Construction Research Congress
    • 2012 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management
    • 2012 to  Present
      Member
      Royal Institute of Charted Surveyors
    • 2011 to  Present
      Member
      Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
    • 2010 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering
    • 2008 to  Present
      Member
      American Society of Civil Engineers
    • 2008 to  Present
      Member
      ASCE Construction Institute
    • 2019 to  2019
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2019 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering
    • 2019 to  2019
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      S.C. Sea Grant Consortium
    • Past to  2018
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2018 ASC (Associated Schools of Construction) Conference
    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2018 ASCE Construction Research Congress (CRC)
    • Past to  2018
      Session Chair
      Infrastructure Management, 2018 ASCE Construction Research Congress
    • Past to  2017
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2017 ASC (Associated Schools of Construction) Conference
    • Past to  2016
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2016 ASC (Associated Schools of Construction) Conference
    • 2016 to  2016
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2016 ASCE Construction Research Congress (CRC)
    • Past to  2016
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2016 RICS (Royal Institution of Charted Surveyors) COBRA conference
    • Past to  2016
      Session Chair
      Composites Applications in Infrastructures, 12th Biennial Conference on Durability of Composite Systems
    • Past to  2015
      Reviewer, Poster Competition
      2015 CII (Construction Industry Institute)
    • Past to  2015
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2015 RICS (Royal Institution of Charted Surveyors) COBRA conference
    • Past to  2014
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2014 ASC (Associated Schools of Construction) Conference
    • Past to  2014
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      2014 ASCE Construction Research Congress (CRC)
    • Past to  2014
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2014 ISARC (International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction)
    • Past to  2013
      Organizing Team Member (Atlanta, Georgia , United States)
      INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Conference
    • Past to  2012
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      2012 ASCE Construction Research Congress (CRC)
    • Past to  2004
      Organizing Committee Member (Tehran, Iran)
      Workshop in Value Engineering, Amirkabir University

Service to the Community

Service to the Community

    • Past to  2019
      Judge
      2019 Future City Competition at University of Texas at Arlington
    • 2019 to  2019
      Session Presenter
      2019 UTA Engineering Saturday Event
    • Past to  2016
      Judge
      2016 Future City Competition at University of Texas at Arlington
    • Past to  2015
      Judge
      2015 Future City Competition at University of Texas at Arlington
    • Past to  2014
      Judge
      2014 Georgia Tech Undergraduate Research Symposium Poster Session
    • Past to  2014
      Reviewer
      2014 President's Undergraduate Research Awards (PURA) at Georgia Tech.
    • Past to  2013
      Judge
      2013 Georgia Tech Undergraduate Research Symposium Poster Session
    • Past to  2013
      Reviewer
      2013 President's Undergraduate Research Awards (PURA) at Georgia Tech.
    • Past to  2013
      Mentor for K-12 students
      Georgia Intern-Fellowships for Teachers (GIFT)
      o Mentored three high school students through the Georgia Intern-Fellowships for Teachers (GIFT) in summers 2013; we hosted these students in the ESBE Lab for a 4-week summer research boot camp in building energy efficiency
    • 2012 to  2012
      Session Presenter
      2012 K-12 Siemens Competition