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Other Publications*

*Student and post-doctoral advisees are underlined

Published Books and Parts of Books

  1. Koch, C., Zhu, Z., Paal, S. and Brilakis, I. (2013) "Machine Vision Techniques for Condition Assessment of Civil Infrastructure" Chapter of “Integrated Imaging and Vision Techniques for Industrial Inspection: Advances and Applications” book, Edited by Liu, Z., Ukida, H., Ramuhalli, P. and Niel, K., Part of Series in Advances in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Springer, in press

  2. Brilakis, I., Lee, S.H. and Becerik-Gerber, B. (2013) "Computing in Civil Engineering (2013)" Proceedings of the 2013 ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering, held in Los Angeles, California, June 23-25, 2013, American Society of Civil Engineers, ISBN 978-0-7844-1302-9, 904 pages

  3. German, S., Brilakis, I. and DesRoches, R. (2011) "Automated Detection of Exposed Reinforcement in Post-Earthquake Safety and Structural Evaluations" (doi:10.3850/978-981-08-7920-4_S1-R04-cd) Chapter of “Modern Methods and Advances in Structural Engineering and Construction” book, Edited by Cheung, S.O., Yazdani, S., Ghafoori, N. and Singh, A., Singapore: Research Publishing Services, ISBN 978-981-08-7920-4, 1350 pages

  4. Koch, C., and Brilakis, I. (2011) Automated Detection of Potholes in Visual Data” (doi:10.3850/978-981-08-7920-4_S3-I007-cd) Chapter of “Modern Methods and Advances in Structural Engineering and Construction” book, Edited by Cheung, S.O., Yazdani, S., Ghafoori, N. and Singh, A., Singapore: Research Publishing Services, ISBN 978-981-08-7920-4, 1350 pages

  5. Brilakis, I. (2012) "Chapter 10: Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Technologies for Construction" (page 189-209, DOI: 10.1002/9781118422281.ch10), Chapter of the “Mobile and Pervasive Computing in Construction” book, Edited by Anumba, C. and Wang, X., Wiley-Blackwell, ISBN 978-0-4706-5801-7, 352 pages

  6. Brilakis, I. (2009) "Content Based Integration of Construction Site Images in Architecture, Engineering, Construction, and Facilities Management (AEC/FM) Model based Systems", LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN 978-3-8383-2296-4, 384 pages


Conference Posters (Refereed)*

  1. Hillel, T. and Brilakis, I. (2014) "Registering Building Information Models on a Tablet’s Camera View", SPAR Europe, 8-10 December 2014, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  2. Minciacchi, C.M. and Brilakis, I. (2014) "Stereo Camera System for Infrastructure Applications", SPAR Europe, 8-10 December 2014, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  3. Radopoulou, S.C., Sun, M., Dai, F., Brilakis, I. and Savarese, S. (2012) "Visual Pattern Recognition Models of Infrastructure Elements vs. Depth-Encoded Hough Voting”, NSF CMMI Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, 2012, Boston, USA

  4. Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Progressive As-Built Data Collection with Videogrammetry", Georgia Tech Research Innovation Conference, 8 February 2011, Atlanta, GA

  5. German, S., Brilakis, I. and DesRoches, R. (2011) "Automated Detection of Exposed Reinforcement for Post-Earthquake Structural Evaluations", Georgia Tech Research Innovation Conference, 8 February 2011, Atlanta, GA

  6. Rivera-Hernandez, E.M., Koch, C. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Multi-Sensor Vehicle for Pavement Condition Assessment", 2010 Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Conference, 27-31 October 2010, Cincinnati, OH

  7. Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Machine Vision-Based Concrete Column Recognition and Crack Properties Retrieval", ASCE Construction Research Congress, 8-11 May 2010, Banff, AB

  8. Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Rapid Building Safety Evaluation for Emergency Responders", Georgia Tech Research Innovation Conference, 8 February 2010, Atlanta, GA

  9. Makhmalbaf, A., Brilakis, I., Teizer, J, Lourakis, M., Sacks, R., Christodoulou, S., and Savarese, S. (2009) "Reality Capturing and Modelling with Visual and Spatial Sensing", CII Annual Conference, 28-30 July 2009, Reno, NV

  10. Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2009) "Concrete Columns Recognition for Real Time Concrete Damage Visual Assessment", ASCE Construction Research Congress, 5-7 April 2009, Seattle, WA

  11. Jog, G., and Brilakis, I. (2009) "IREE: Automated Vision Tracking of Project Related Entities", NSF EEC Awardees Conference 2009, 2-3 February 2009, Reston, VA

  12. Tubbs, R., Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I (2008) "Real Time Damage Assessment for First Responders, Step 1: Shape Matching", Summer Research Opportunities Conference, 31 July 2008, Ann Arbor, MI

  13. Brilakis, I. and Soibelman, L. (2004) "Content Based Integration of Construction Site Images in AEC/FM Model Based Systems", ASCE Civil Engineering Conference and Exposition, 20-23 October 2004, Baltimore, MD


Dissertations and Research Reports

  1. Brilakis, I., Kandil, A., Becerik-Gerber, B., El-Anwar, O., El-Gohary, N., Mahfouz, T., Siddiqui, M., Jog, G. and Li, S. (2011) "Grand Challenges for Data Sensing and Analysis" Research Report, Data Sensing and Analysis Committee, Technical Council on Computing and IT, American Society of Civil Engineers (pdf)
  2. Casey, M., Brilakis, I., Couto, D. and Williams, T. (2009) "Information Technologies for Bulk Material Sensing and Traceability" NCHRP Synthesis, ABJ50 Information Systems and Technology Committee, Transportation Research Board, National Research Council

  3. Casey, M., Brilakis, I., Couto, D. and Williams, T. (2009) "A Roadmap for Adoption of Virtual Methods in Transportation Construction" NCHRP Synthesis, ABJ50 Information Systems and Technology Committee, Transportation Research Board, National Research Council

  4. Brilakis, I. (2005) "Content Based Integration of Construction Site Images in AEC/FM Model Based Systems", Ph.D. Dissertation, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana - Champaign, IL, 365 pages

  5. Brilakis, I. (2002) "Comparing Management of Innovation Practices in Manufacturing and Construction" M.S. Report, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana – Champaign

  6. Brilakis, I. (2001) "Standardization of Construction Documentation", Diploma Thesis, Civil Engineering, University of Patras, Greece


Editorials in Archival Journals

  1. Lee, S.H., Becerik-Gerber, B. and Brilakis, I. (2014) "Special Issue on the 2013 International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000460

  2. Leite, F. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Special Issue on Lessons Learned from the 2009 ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 25, Issue 6, November/December 2011, Pages 419-420

  3. Brilakis, I. and Akinci, B. (2009) "Selected and Revised Papers from the ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering 2007, Special Section 3", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 23, Issue 3, May/June 2009, Page 139

  4. Brilakis, I. and Akinci, B. (2009) "Selected and Revised Papers from the ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering 2007, Special Section 2", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 23, Issue 2, March/April 2009, Page 63

  5. Brilakis, I. and Akinci, B. (2009) "Special Issue: Selected and Revised Papers from the ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering 2007, Special Section 1", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 23, Issue 1, January/February 2009, Page 2

  6. Brilakis, I. and Akinci, B. (2009) "Computing in Civil Engineering - Lessons Learned from the 2007 ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 23, Issue 1, January/February 2009, Page 1


Otherworks

Patents

  1. Brilakis, I. and Fathi, H. (2012) "Methods and Apparatus for Processing Image Streams", International PCT Patent Application Number WO2013173383-A1 (Publ. Date: Nov. 21 2013), filed May 15, 2012

  2. Stone, G., Wilkins, W.G., Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Using Videogrammetry to Fabricate Parts", US Patent Application Number US2013083990-A1 (Publ. Date: Apr. 4 2013), International PCT Patent Application Number WO2013052600-A1 (Publ. Date: Apr. 11 2013), filed Oct. 4, 2011

Software Prototypes

  1. Zhu, Z., Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "GYGAX: Multi-Sensor Software Platform API", CLI .NET 4.0 research prototype platform coded in C# and Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

  2. Brilakis, I. (2005) "ID ENGINE: Image Classifier", C++ Prototype implementation of multi-modal image classification and retrieval method for construction site images, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL

In the News

  1. The Chartered Institute of Building (2013) "Innovation Special: Cutting Edge Construction", Construction Manager Magazine, May 2, 2013 
  2. Lynn, A. (2013) "Mobile Phones to Aid Interior Design", CUED News & Features, Feb 7, 2013 

  3. Dai, F. and Brilakis, I. (2012) "Assessment of Image- and Time-of-Flight-Based Technologies for Reconstructing 3D Infrastructure", Digital Building Lab Newsletter, No. 1, January 2012

  4. Abaffy, L. (2012) "From Videogrammetry to Real-Time Roof Dimensions", ENR Magazine, Jan 11, 2012 

  5. Brilakis, I. (2011) "Choosing your Battles", ENR Magazine, Nov 15, 2011 

  6. Sawyer, T. (2011) "Sensing, Data Analysis Research Aims To Focus on Goals That Matter", ENR Magazine, Nov 7, 2011 

  7. Hicks, J. (2011) "9 "Grand Challenges" for engineers issued by ASCE's computing and IT technical council", ASCE SmartBrief, Oct 27, 2011 

  8. Hendrix, R. (2010) "ACE Atlanta welcomes Georgia Tech", ACE Atlanta 2009-2010 Program Newsletter #13, Feb 5, 2010 

  9. Hendrix, R. (2009) "ACE Atlanta visits Georgia Tech", ACE Atlanta 2009-2010 Program Newsletter #6, Nov 19, 2009 

  10. Dalton, S. (2007) "Building Bridges, Bates students learn about engineering", The Dexter Leader Newspaper, June 7, 2007 

  11. Green, R.A., Brilakis, I.K., Lynch, J.P. (2007) "Building Bridges", Newsletter for Alumni and Friends, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, Fall 2007