Current Students:

Xiaochen (Shally)
Graduate Student

Digital interventions to address the health effects of COVID-19 on construction workers
Newsha Emaminejad
Graduate Student

Trustworthy AI for Sustainable Construction and Resilient Built Environment
Binh Pham
Graduate Student

Construction work zone safety via automated video and smartphone data analysis

Farid Shahnavaz
Graduate Student

Alexa North
Undergraduate Student

Trust in Construction Technology Adoption


  • Ken Daplas
  • Carlos Hernandez
  • Trevor Slaton (Currently a Software Engineer at Apple)
  • Aarathi Sankar
  • Phuong Nguyen (Currently a Postdoc at the University of Alberta)
  • Munahil Murrieum (Currently a Software Engineer at Walmart Global Tech)
  • Patrick Brittle (Currently an Assistant Professor at California State University, Chico) [co-advised by Dr. Gaedicke]
  • Shahrzad Mansouri (Currently a Project Manager at CM Squared)
  • Aryo Faghih (Currently an Associate Project Manager at VMware)
  • Zohair Hasan Lateef (Currently a Senior VDC Engineer at Tesla)
  • Divya Khattar (Currently a Project Manager at DPR Construction)
  • Amjad Fayomi (Currently a BIM Engineer at Sanveo)
  • Zhidong Li (Currently an Assistant Superintendent at Pilot Construction Management)
  • Shahin Jahanbanifar (Currently a Field Engineer at MEG Underground)
  • Varshini Venkatesh (Currently a BIM Construction Engineer at Sanveo)
  • Puneet Kaur (Currently a Project Manager at Intel)
  • Ali Arabshahi (Currently a Project Manager at Redgwick Construction)
  • Yao Cui

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