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Prof. Dr. David Arditi
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Editor-in-Chief
Construction Engineering and Management Program, Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 3201 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
Interests: construction management; organizational theory; conflict resolution; optimal bidding strategies; project delivery systems; sustainability, linear scheduling methods; stochastic simulation; information technologies
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Prof. Dr. Bjorn Birgisson *
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Associate Editor
School of Environmental, Civil, Agricultural and Mechanical Engineering, International Fellow, Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences, 712K Boyd Research and Graduate Education Center, University of Georgia, 200 DW Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Interests: life cycle analysis; concrete; sustainable construction; additive construction; automated construction; material science of building materials
* Section “Building Materials, and Repair & Renovation”
Prof. Dr. Shi-Jie Cao *
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Associate Editor
1. School of Architecture, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
2. Visiting Professor, Global Centre for Clean Air Research (GCARE), Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
Interests: building environment and control; air quality and health; urban environment and design; fast prediction of built environment
* Section “Building Energy, Physics, Environment, and Systems”
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Prof. Dr. Derek Clements-Croome *
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Associate Editor
School of the Built Environment, University of Reading, PO Box 219, Whitek Nights, Reading RG6 6AW, UK
Interests: health and wellbeing; design and management of intelligent buildings; sustainable liveable buildings; environmental sensory design; creating productive and creative workplaces
* Section “Architectural Design, Urban Science, and Real Estate”
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Prof. Dr. Lucio Soibelman *
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Associate Editor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering and Spatial Sciences Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Interests: use of information technology for economic development; information technology support for construction management; process integration during the development of large-scale engineering systems; information logistics; artificial intelligence; data mining; knowledge discovery; image reasoning; text mining; machine learning; advanced infrastructure systems; sensors; streaming data; multi-reasoning mechanisms
* Section “Construction Management, and Computers & Digitization”
Dr. Henry Abanda
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Oxford Institute for Sustainable Development, School of the Built Environment, Faculty of Technology, Design & Environment, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK
Interests: BIM; building rehabilitation; sustainable construction
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Prof. Dr. Osama Abudayyeh
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Civil and Construction Engineering in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008, USA
Interests: asset management; innovative project delivery and contracting strategies; smart buildings; safety management; infrastructure management and health monitoring; non-destructive testing and evaluation; modeling and analysis of engineering data; project control concepts and systems
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Prof. Dr. Emin Açıkkalp
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Faculty, Eskisehir Technical University, Eskisehir 26470, Turkey
Interests: energy; sustainability; thermodynamics; exergy; sustainable energy in buildings
Prof. Dr. Kheir Al-Kodmany
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Department of Urban Planning and Policy, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
Interests: tall buildings; ecological design; biomimicry; intelligent systems; smart skins; renewable energy; wood skyscraper; retrofitting skyscrapers; vertical farms; green roofs; security systems; ultra-high speed and regenerative energy elevators; social life; life cycle assessment; recycling; bio-degradable materials; sustainable high-rise development
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Dr. Karam M. Al-Obaidi
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Department of the Natural and Built Environment, College of Social Sciences and Arts, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
Interests: building performance; building simulation; energy efficiency; environmental and biomimetic architecture; indoor environmental quality; sustainable building technologies; solar energy; smart buildings and cities
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Dr. Md Morshed Alam
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Department of Civil and Construction Engineering, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, VIC 3122, Australia
Interests: building energy efficiency; thermal energy storage; heatwave resilience in buildings; energy efficient building envelope; net-zero energy/carbon building; building operational energy management; energy-efficient occupant behavior
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Prof. Dr. Francisco López Almansa
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Architecture Technology Department, Technical University of Catalonia, Avda. Diagonal 649, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: civil engineering; structural engineering; earthquake engineering; energy dissipators; energy spectra; concrete structures; steel structures; timber structures
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Dr. Ricardo M. S. F. Almeida
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1. CONSTRUCT-LFC, Faculty of Engineering (FEUP), University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, Rua Dr. Roberto Frias s/n, 4200-465 Porto, Portugal
2. Polytechnic Institute of Viseu, School of Technology and Management, Department of Civil Engineering, Campus Politécnico de Repeses, 3504-510 Viseu, Portugal
Interests: natural ventilation and airtightness; energy efficiency; thermal comfort; indoor environmental quality; infrared thermography and in situ testing of buildings or building components; heat, air and moisture transfer in buildings or building components; building simulation; multi-objective optimization
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Prof. Dr. Bassem O. Andrawes
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 205 N. Mathews, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
Interests: earthquake engineering; reinforced and prestressed concrete structures; smart and advanced materials; structural application of shape memory alloys (SMAs); experimental testing; advanced numerical
Prof. Dr. Jurgita Antucheviciene
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Prof. Dr. Alessandra Aprile
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Department of Engineering, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
Interests: earthquake engineering; environmental damage of RC bridges; fatigue damage of aluminum truss structures; seismic assessment of existing and historical structures; seismic retrofit with passive control techniques, including base isolation; friction and viscoelastic dissipation; strengthening of RC and masonry structures with advanced materials and techniques; sustainable retrofit techniques; ductility reduction factor assessment for RC frame-wall structures; risk analysis and risk mitigation at urban scale
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Prof. Dr. Fabrizio Ascione
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Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Naples Federico II, 80138 Napoli NA, Italy
Interests: energy efficiency in buildings; heat transfer; HVAC systems; thermal envelope; renewable technologies at the building scale; net zero-energy buildings
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Prof. Dr. Francesco Asdrubali
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Dr. Mahmud Ashraf
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School of Engineering, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia
Interests: timber and bamboo structures; steel and stainless steel structures; hybrid structures; modelling of materials and structures; sustainable construction and structures; 3D printed structures
Prof. Dr. Asimina Athanatopoulou-Kyriakou
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School of Civil Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: seismic analysis; irregular buildings; seismic codes; performance-based design; floor flexibility; seismic intensity measures; seismic incident angle
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Prof. Dr. Salman Azhar
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College of Architecture, Design and Construction, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
Interests: construction informatics; advanced visualization systems; risk management; global construction
Prof. Dr. George Baird
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School of Architecture, Victoria University of Wellington, PO Box 600, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
Interests: building performance; users’ perceptions of buildings; user performance benchmarks; low energy design and operation; internal environments of buildings; sustainable and regenerative systems
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Prof. Dr. Audrius Banaitis
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Department of Construction Management and Real Estate, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Vilnius 10221, Lithuania
Interests: renovation of buildings; green and sustainable construction; sustainable supply chain management; energy behavior change; property management; multiple criteria decision making: applications in construction and real estate
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Dr. Saeed Banihashemi
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Built Environment, School of Design and Built Environment, Faculty of Arts and Design, University of Canberra, Kirinari St., Bruce, ACT 2601, Australia
Interests: building information modelling; sustainable building; digital design and construction
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Prof. Dr. Charalampos Baniotopoulos
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School of Engineering, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
Interests: sustainable energy systems; building-integrated sustainable energy systems; circular economy; building circularity; circular value chain; sustainable development goals; LCA; sustainable engineering
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Prof. Dr. Michele Barbato
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Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Interests: structural reliability; earthquake engineering; hurricane engineering; structural dynamics; sustainable materials and construction techniques; resilience to single and multiple hazards
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Dr. André R. Barbosa
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Composite Materials & Engineering Center, Oregon State University, Room 342 Owen Hall, Corvallis, OR, USA
Interests: earthquake and tsunami probabilistic seismic hazard, damage, loss, and recovery modelling; performance-based seismic design; nonlinear structural analysis; reinforced concrete structures; timber structures
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Dr. Eva Barreira
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CONSTRUCT, Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering (FEUP), University of Porto, Rua Dr. Roberto Frias s/n, 4200-465 Porto, Portugal
Interests: building heritage; building pathology; infrared thermography; in situ and laboratory testing; hygrothermal behaviour of buildings; energy efficiency; thermal comfort; natural ventilation and airtightness
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