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Published Journal Papers (Refereed)*

*Student and post-doctoral advisees are underlined

  1. Davila Delgado, J. M. , Butler, L.J., Brilakis, I., Elshafie, M. Z. E. B., and Middleton, C.R. (2017) "Structural Performance Monitoring Using Data-Driven and Dynamic BIM Environments", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, accepted. 

  2. Huethwohl, P. , Brilakis, I., Borrmann, A. and Sacks, R. (2017) "Integrating RC bridge defect information into BIM", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, accepted. 

  3. Kasperzyk, C. , Kim, M.K. and Brilakis, I. (2017) "Automated Re-prefabrication System for Buildings Using Robotics", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, accepted. 

  4. Nguyen, B. , Brilakis, I. and Vela, A. P. (2017) "Optimized Parameters for Over-Height Vehicle Detection under Variable Weather Conditions", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 04017023 (pdf) 

  5. Radopoulou, S.C. and Brilakis, I. (2017) "Automated Detection of Multiple Pavements Defects", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Volume 31, Issue 2, February 2017,04016057 (pdf) 

  6. Davila Delgado, J. M. , Butler, L.J., Gibbons, N., Brilakis, I., Elshafie, M. Z. E. B., and Middleton, C.R. (2016) "Management of structural monitoring data of bridges using BIM", Proc. of the ICE - Bridge Engineering, Thomas Telford Ltd, pp 1-15 (pdf) 

  7. Park, M.W. and Brilakis, I. (2016) "Continuous Localization of Construction Workers via Integration of Detection and Tracking", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, Volume 72 Issue 2, December 2016,pp. 129 – 142, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2016.08.039 (pdf) 

  8. Nguyen, B. and Brilakis, I. (2016) "Understanding the Problem of Bridge and Tunnel Strikes Caused by Over-height Vehicles", Transportation Recearch Procedia, 14, 3915-3924 (pdf) 

  9. Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2016) "Multi-Step Explicit Stereo Camera Calibration Approach to Improve Euclidean Accuracy of Large-Scale 3D Reconstruction", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Voulme 30, Issue 1, January 2016 (pdf) 

  10. Jeon, J.S., Lowes, L., DesRoches, R. and Brilakis, I. (2015) "Fragility Curves for Non-Ductile Reinforced Concrete Frames that Exhibit Different Component Response Mechanisms", Journal of Engineering Structures, Elsevier, Volume 85, February 2015, pp. 127 – 143, DOI 10.1016/j.engstruct.2014.12.009 (pdf) 

  11. Belsky, M., Sacks, C.V. and Brilakis, I. (2015) "A Semantic Enrichment Engine for Building Information Modelling", Journal of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Wiley, Volume 31, Issue 4, April 2016, pp. 261 – 274, DOI 10.1111/mice.12128 (pdf) 

  12. Dai, F., Park, M.W., Sandidge, M. and Brilakis, I. (2015) "A Vision-Based Method for On-Road Truck Height Measurement in Proactive Prevention of Collision with Overpasses and Tunnels", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, Volume 50, February 2015, pp. 29 – 39, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2014.10.005  (pdf)

  13. Radopoulou, S.C. and Brilakis, I. (2015) "Patch Detection for Pavement Assessment", Journal of Automation in Construction, American Society of Civil Engineers, DOI: 10.1016/j.autcon.2015.03.010. (pdf)

  14. Patraucean, V., Armeni, I., Nahangi, M., Yeung, J., Brilakis, I., and Haas, C. (2015) "State of Research in Automatic As-Built Modelling", Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, DOI 10.13140/2.1.2163.4885 (pdf)

  15. Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2015) "A Multi-Step Explicit Stereo Camera Calibration Approach to Improve Euclidean Accuracy of Large-Scale 3D Reconstruction", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000454 (pdf)

  16. German Paal, S., Jeon, J.S., Brilakis, I. and DesRoches, R. (2015) "Automated Damage Index Estimation of Reinforced Concrete Columns for Post-Earthquake Evaluations", Journal of Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, Wiley, Volume 44, Issue 15, December 2015, pp. 2617 – 2636, DOI 10.1002/eqe.2599 (pdf)

  17. Jeon, J.S., DesRoches, R., Lowes, L. and Brilakis, I. (2015) "Framework of Aftershock Fragility Assessment–Case Studies: Older California Reinforced Concrete Building Frames", Journal of Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, Wiley, Volume 44, Issue 15, December 2015, pp. 2617 – 2636, DOI 10.1002/eqe.2599 (pdf)

  18. Hui, L., Park, M.W. and Brilakis, I. (2014) "Toward Automated In-Place Brick Counting for Façade Construction Progress Estimation", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000423 (pdf)

  19. Palinginis, E., Park, M.W., Kamiya, K., Laval, J., Brilakis, I. and Guensler, R. (2014) "Full-Body Occlusion Handling and Density Analysis in Traffic Video-Surveillance Systems", Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, 2460, 2011, Pp. 58 – 65, DOI 10.3141/2460-07 (pdf)

  20. Kim, M.K., Brilakis, I. and An, Y.K. (2015) "A Study on Influencing Factors and Revitalization of the Adoption of Off-site Construction" (in Korean)", Journal of the Korean Institute of Building Information Modelling, Volume 5, Issue 3, pp. 33-34 DOI: 10.13161/kibim.2015.5.3.033 (pdf)

  21. Rashidi, A., Brilakis, I. and Vela, P. (2014) "Generating Absolute-Scale Point Cloud Data of Built Infrastructure Scenes Using a Monocular Camera Setting", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000414 (pdf)

  22. Zhang, G., Vela, P.A., Brilakis, I. and Karasev, P. (2014) "A Sparsity-Inducing Optimization Based Algorithm for Planar Patches Extraction from Noisy Point-Cloud Data", Journal of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Wiley, DOI 10.1111/mice.12063 (pdf)

  23. Becerik-Gerber, B., Siddiqui, M., Brilakis, I., El-Anwar, O., El-Gohary, N., Mahfouz, T., Jog, G., Li, S. and Kandil, A. (2014) "Civil Engineering Grand Challenges: Opportunities for Data Sensing, Information Analysis, and Knowledge Discovery", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 28, Issue 4, July 2014, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000290 (pdf)

  24. Koch, C., German Paal, S., Rashidi, A., Zhu, Z., König, M. and Brilakis, I. (2014) "Achievements and Challenges in Machine Vision-Based Inspection of Large Concrete Structures",  Invited paper from article at the PLSE2012, Journal of Advances in Structural Engineering, Multi Science Publishing, Volume 17, Issue 3, March 2014, Pages 303 – 318, DOI 10.1260/1369-4332.17.3.303 (pdf)

  25. German, S., Jeon, J.S., Zhu, Z., Bearman, C., Brilakis, I., DesRoches, R. and Lowes, L. (2013) "Machine Vision Enhanced Post-Earthquake Inspection", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 27, Issue 6, November/December 2013, Pages 622 – 634, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000333 (pdf)

  26. Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2013) "A Videogrammetric As-Built Data Collection Method for Digital Fabrication of Sheet Metal Roof Panels", Invited paper from article at the 19th EG-ICE Workshop on Intelligent Computing in Engineering, Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, Volume 27, Issue 4, October 2013, Pages 466-476, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2013.04.006 (pdf)

  27. Koch, C., Jog, G.M. and Brilakis, I. (2013) "Automated Pothole Distress Assessment Using Asphalt Pavement Video Data", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 27, Issue 4, July/August 2013, Pages 370 – 378, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000232 (pdf)

  28. Rashidi, A., Dai, F., Brilakis, I. and Vela, P.A. (2013) "Optimized Selection of Key Frames for Monocular Videogrammetric Surveying of Civil Infrastructure", Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, Volume 27, Issue 2, April 2013, Pages 270 – 282, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2013.01.002 (pdf)

  29. Dai, F., Rashidi, A., Brilakis, I. and Vela, P.A. (2013) "Comparison of Image-Based and Time-of-Flight-Based Technologies for Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of Infrastructure", Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 139, Issue 1, January 2013, Pages 69 – 79, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000565 (pdf)

  30. Brilakis, I., Dai, F. and Radopoulou, S.C. (2012) "Achievements and Challenges in Recognizing and Reconstructing Civil Infrastructure", Invited paper from article at the 15th Workshop on Theoretic Foundations of Computer Vision, Dagstuhl Seminar 11261 on Outdoor and Large-Scale Real-World Scene Analysis, Lecture Notes in Computer Science Journal, Springer, Volume 7474, 2012, Pages 151 – 176, DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-34091-8_7 (pdf)

  31. Park, M.W. and Brilakis, I. (2012) "Construction Worker Detection in Video Frames for Initializing Vision Trackers", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, Volume 28, December 2012, Pages 15 – 25, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2012.06.001 (pdf)

  32. German, S., Brilakis, I. and DesRoches, R. (2012) "Rapid Entropy-Based Detection and Properties Measurement of Concrete Spalling with Machine Vision for Post-Earthquake Safety Assessments", Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, Volume 26, Issue 4, October 2012, Pages 846 – 858, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2012.06.005 (pdf)

  33. Park, M.W., Koch, C. and Brilakis, I. (2012) "Three-Dimensional Tracking of Construction Resources using an On-Site Camera System", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 26, Issue 4, July 2012, Pages 541 – 549, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000168 (pdf)

  34. Rashidi, A., Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Innovative Stereo Vision-Based Approach to Generate Dense Depth Map of Transportation Infrastructure" Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Volume 2215, 2011, Pages 93 – 99, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000200 (pdf)

  35. Park, M.W., Makhmalbaf, A. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Comparative Study of Vision Tracking Methods for Tracking of Construction Site Resources", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, Volume 20, Issue 7, November 2011, Pages 905 – 915, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2011.03.007 (pdf)

  36. Brilakis, I., Fathi, H. and Rashidi, A. (2011) "Progressive 3D reconstruction of Infrastructure with Videogrammetry", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, Volume 20, Issue 7, November 2011, Pages 884 – 895, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2011.03.005 (pdf)

  37. Zhu, Z., German, S. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Visual Retrieval of Concrete Crack Properties for Automated Post-earthquake Structural Safety Evaluation", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, Volume 20, Issue 7, November 2011, Pages 874 – 883, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2011.03.004 (pdf)

  38. Shahandashti, S.M., Razavi, S.N., Soibelman, L., Berges, M., Caldas, C.H., Brilakis, I., Teizer, J., Vela, P.A., Haas, C., Garrett, J., Akinci, B., and Zhu, Z. (2011) "Data Fusion Approaches and Applications for Construction Engineering", Invited paper from article at the 2010 NSF Construction Engineering Conference, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 137, Issue 10, October 2011, Pages 863 – 869, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000287 (pdf)

  39. Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Automated Sparse 3D Point Cloud Generation of Infrastructure Using its Distinctive Visual Features", Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, Volume 25, Issue 4, October 2011, Pages 760 – 770, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2011.06.001 (pdf)

  40. Jog, G., Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Automated Computation of the Fundamental Matrix for Vision-Based Construction Site Applications", Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, Volume 25, Issue 4, October 2011, Pages 725 – 735, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2011.03.005 (pdf)

  41. Brilakis, I., Park, M.W. and Jog, G. (2011) "Automated Vision Tracking of Project Related Entities", Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, Volume 25, Issue 4, October 2011, Pages 713 – 724, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2011.01.003 (pdf)

  42. Brilakis, I., German, S. and Zhu, Z. (2011) "Visual Pattern Recognition Models for Remote Sensing of Civil Infrastructure", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 25, Issue 5, September/October 2011, Pages 388 – 393, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000104, received the ASCE 2013 Collingwood Prize (pdf)

  43. Koch, C. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Pothole Detection in Asphalt Pavement Images", Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, Volume 25, Issue 3, August 2011, Pages 507 – 515, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2011.01.002 (pdf)

  44. Jog, G.M., Brilakis, I.K. and Angelides, D.C. (2011) "Testing in Harsh Conditions: Tracking Resources on Construction Sites with Machine Vision", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, Volume 20, Issue 4, July 2011, Pages 328 – 337, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2010.11.003 (pdf)

  45. Rashidi, A., Jazebi, F. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "A Neuro-Fuzzy Genetic System for Selection of Construction Project Managers", Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 137, Issue 1, January 2011, Pages 17 – 29, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000200 (pdf)

  46. Zhu, Z., German, S. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Detection of Large-Scale Concrete Columns for Automated Bridge Inspection", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, Volume 19, Issue 8, December 2010, Pages 1047 – 1055, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2010.07.016 (pdf)

  47. Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Concrete Column Recognition in Images and Videos", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 24, Issue 6, November/December 2010, Pages 478 – 487, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000053 (pdf)

  48. Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Parameter Optimization for Automated Concrete Detection in Image Data", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, Volume 19, Issue 7, November 2010, Pages 944 – 953, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2010.06.008 (pdf)

  49. Brilakis, I., Lourakis, M., Sacks, R., Savarese, S., Christodoulou, S., Teizer, J. and Makhmalbaf, A. (2010) "Toward Automated Generation of Parametric BIMs based on Hybrid Video and Laser Scanning Data", Invited paper from article at the 2009 EG-ICE Workshop on Intelligent Computing in Engineering, Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, Volume 24, Issue 4, November 2010, Pages 456 – 465, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2010.06.006 (pdf)

  50. Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Machine Vision based Concrete Surface Quality Assessment", Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 136, Issue 2, February 2010, Pages 210 – 218, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000126 (pdf)

  51. Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2009) "Comparison of Optical-based Spatial Data Collection Techniques for Civil Infrastructure Modelling", Invited paper from article at the 2007 ASCE Computing in Civil Engineering Workshop, Special Issue in IT Support for Advanced Infrastructure Systems, Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 23, Issue 3, May/June 2009, Pages 170 – 177, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)0887-3801(2009)23:3(170) (pdf)

  52. Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2008) "Detecting Air Pockets for Architectural Concrete Quality Assessment using Visual Sensing", Special Issue in Sensors in Construction and Infrastructure Management, Journal of Information Technology in Construction, Volume 13, Pages 86 – 102 (pdf)

  53. Soibelman, L., Wu, J., Caldas, C., Brilakis, I. and Lin, K.Y. (2008) "Management and Analysis of Unstructured Construction Data Types", Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier Science, Volume 22, Issue 1, January 2008, Pages 15 – 27, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2007.08.011 (pdf)

  54. Brilakis, I. and Soibelman, L. (2008) "Shape-Based Retrieval of Construction Site Photographs", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 22, Issue 1, January/February 2008, Pages 14 – 20, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)0887-3801(2008)22:1(14) (pdf)

  55. Brilakis, I. (2007) "Long Distance Wireless Networking for Site - Office Data Communications", Journal of Information Technology in Construction, Volume 12, Pages 151 – 164 (pdf)

  56. Soibelman, L., Wu, J., Caldas, C., Brilakis, I. and Lin, K.Y. (2006) "Data Analysis on Complicated Construction Data Sources: Vision, Research, and Recent Developments", Revised selected paper from keynote article at the 13th EG-ICE Workshop on Intelligent Computing in Engineering & Architecture, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence Journal, Springer, Volume 4200, October 2006, Pages 637 – 652 (pdf)

  57. Brilakis, I. (2006) "Automated On-Site Retrieval of Project Information", Revised, selected paper from article at the 13th EG-ICE Workshop on Intelligent Computing in Engineering & Architecture, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence Journal, Springer, Volume 4200, October 2006, Pages 92 – 100 (pdf)

  58. Brilakis, I., Soibelman, L., and Shinagawa, Y. (2006) "Construction Site Image Retrieval Based on Material Cluster Recognition", Journal of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier Science, Volume 20, Issue 4, October 2006, Pages 443 – 452, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2006.03.001 (pdf)

  59. Brilakis, I. and Soibelman, L. (2006) "Multi-Modal Image Retrieval from Construction Databases and Model-Based Systems", Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 132, Issue 7, July 2006, Pages 777 – 785, 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(2006)132:7(777) (pdf)

  60. Brilakis, I., Soibelman, L. and Shinagawa, Y. (2005) "Material-Based Construction Site Image Retrieval", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 19, Issue 4, October 2005, Pages 341 – 355, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)0887-3801(2005)19:4(341) (pdf)

  61. Brilakis, I. and Soibelman, L., (2005) "Content-Based Search Engines for Construction Image Databases", Journal of Automation in Construction, Elsevier Science, Volume 14, Issue 4, August 2005, Pages 537 – 550, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2004.11.003 (pdf)