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Peer-reviewed Journal Papers

71 Lu, R. and Brilakis, I. (2019) "Digital Twinning of Existing Reinforced Concrete Bridges from Labelled Point Clusters", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 105, September 2019, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2019.102837
70 Huethwohl, P., Lu, R. and Brilakis, I. (2019) "Multi-classifier for Reinforced Concrete Bridge Defects", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 105, September 2019, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2019.04.019
69 Konstantinou, E., Lasenby, J. and Brilakis, I. (2019) "Adaptive Computer Vision-Based 2D Tracking of Workers in Complex Environments", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 103, July 2019, Pp. 168 – 184, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2019.01.018
68 Agapaki, E., Miatt, G. and Brilakis, I.  (2018) "Prioritizing Object Types for Modelling Existing Industrial Facilities", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 96, December 2018, Pp. 211 – 223, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2018.09.011
67 Lu, R., Brilakis, I. and Middleton, C.R. (2018) "Detection of Structural Components in Point Clouds of Existing RC Bridges", J. of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Wiley, July 2018, DOI 10.1111/mice.12407
66 Nguyen, B. and Brilakis, I. (2018) "Real-Time Validation of Vision-Based Over-Height Vehicle Detection System", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, accepted
65 Vick, S. and Brilakis, I. (2018) "Road Design Layer Detection in Point Cloud Data for Construction Progress Monitoring", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 32(5), September 2018, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000772
64 Huethwohl, P. and Brilakis, I. (2018) "Detecting Healthy Concrete Surfaces", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 37, August 2018, Pp. 150 – 162, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2018.05.004
63 Konstantinou, E. and Brilakis, I. (2018) "Matching Construction Workers across Views for Automated 3D Vision Tracking On-Site", J. of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, 144(7), July 2018, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001508
62 Sacks, R., Kedar, A., Borrmann, A., Ma, L., Daum, S., Yosef, R., Brilakis, I., Huethwohl, P., Liebich, T., Barutcu, B. and Muhic, S. (2018) "SeeBridge Next Generation Bridge Inspection: Overview, Information Delivery Manual and Model View Definition", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 90, June 2018, Pp. 134 – 145, 10.1016/j.autcon.2018.02.033
61 Huethwohl, P., Brilakis, I., Borrmann, A. and Sacks, R. (2018) "Integrating RC bridge defect information into BIM", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 32(3), May 2018, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000744
60 Davila Delgado, J. M., Butler, L. J., Brilakis, I., Elshafie, M. Z. E. B., and Middleton, C.R. (2018) "Structural Performance Monitoring Using Data-Driven and Dynamic BIM Environment", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 32(3), May 2018, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000749, received the ASCE 2019 J. James R. Croes Medal
59 Kurien, M., Kim, M.K., Kopsida, M. and Brilakis, I. (2018) "Real-time Simulation of Construction Workers using Combined Human Body and Hand Tracking for Robotic Construction Worker System", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 86, February 2018, Pp. 125 – 137, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2017.11.005
58 Kasperzyk, C., Kim, M.K., and Brilakis, I. (2017) "Automated Re-prefabrication System for Buildings Using Robotics", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 83, November 2017, Pp. 184 – 195, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2017.08.002
57 Nguyen, B., Brilakis, I. and Vela, P.A. (2017) "Optimized Parameters for Over-Height Vehicle Detection Under Variable Weather Conditions", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 31(5), May 2017, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000685, received the ASCE 2018 John O. Bickel Award
56 Davila Delgado, J. M., Butler, L. J., Gibbons, N., Brilakis, I., Elshafie, M. Z. E. B., and Middleton, C.R. (2017) "Management of structural monitoring data of bridges using BIM", Proc. of the ICE - Bridge Engineering, Thomas Telford Ltd, Pp. 1 – 15
55 Radopoulou, S.C. and Brilakis, I. (2017) "Automated Detection of Multiple Pavement Defects", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 31(2), February 2017, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943.5487.0000623
54 Park, M.W. and Brilakis, I. (2016) "Continuous Localization of Construction Workers via Integration of Detection and Tracking", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 72(2), December 2016, Pp. 129 – 142, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2016.08.039
53 Belsky, M., Sacks, C.V. and Brilakis, I. (2016) "A Semantic Enrichment Engine for Building Information Modelling", J. of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Wiley, 31(4), April 2016, Pp. 261 – 274, DOI 10.1111/mice.12128
52 Nguyen, B. and Brilakis, I. (2016) "Understanding the Problem of Bridge and Tunnel Strikes Caused by Over-Height Vehicles", Transportation Research Procedia, 14, Pp. 3915 – 3924, DOI 10.1016/j.trpro.2016.05.481
51 Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2016) "Multi-Step Explicit Stereo Camera Calibration Approach to Improve Euclidean Accuracy of Large-Scale 3D Reconstruction", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 30(1), January 2016, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000454
50 Jeon, J.S., DesRoches, R., Lowes, L. and Brilakis, I. (2015) "Framework of Aftershock Fragility Assessment–Case Studies: Older California Reinforced Concrete Building Frames", J. of Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, Wiley, 44(15), December 2015, Pp. 2617 – 2636, DOI 10.1002/eqe.2599
49 Hui, L., Park, M.W. and Brilakis, I. (2015) “Automated In-Place Brick Counting for Façade Construction Progress Estimation”, J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 29(6), November 2015, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000423
48 Rashidi, A., Brilakis, I. and Vela, P. (2015) “Generating Absolute-Scale Point Cloud Data of Built Infrastructure Scenes Using a Monocular Camera Setting”, J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 29(6), November 2015, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000414
47 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), J. of the Korean Institute of Building Information Modelling, 5(3), September 2015, Pp. 33 – 40, DOI 10.13161/kibim.2015.5.3.033
46 German Paal, S., Jeon, J.S., Brilakis, I. and DesRoches, R. (2015) "Automated Damage Index Estimation of Reinforced Concrete Columns for Post-Earthquake Evaluations", J. of Structural Engineering, ASCE, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001200
45 Radopoulou, S.C. and Brilakis, I. (2015) "Patch Detection for Pavement Assessment", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 53, May 2015, Pp. 95 – 104, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2015.03.010
44 Patraucean, V., Armeni, I., Nahangi, M., Yeung, J., Brilakis, I. and Haas, C. (2015) "State of Research in Automatic As-Built Modelling", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 29(2), April 2015, Pp. 162 – 171, DOI 10.13140/2.1.2163.4885
43 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", J. of Engineering Structures, Elsevier, 85, February 2015, Pp. 127 – 143, DOI 10.1016/j.engstruct.2014.12.009
42 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", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 50, February 2015, Pp. 29 – 39, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2014.10.005
41 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", J. of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Wiley, DOI 10.1111/mice.12063
40 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: J. of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, 2460, 2011, Pp. 58 – 65, DOI 10.3141/2460-07
39 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", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 28(4), July 2014, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000290
38 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, J. of Advances in Structural Engineering, Multi Science Publishing, 17(3), March 2014, Pp. 303 – 318, DOI 10.1260/1369-4332.17.3.303
37 German, S., Jeon, J.S., Zhu, Z., Bearman, C., Brilakis, I., DesRoches, R. and Lowes, L. (2013) "Machine Vision Enhanced Post-Earthquake Inspection", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 27(6), November/December 2013, Pp. 622 – 634, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000333
36 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, J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 27(4), October 2013, Pp. 466-476, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2013.04.006
35 Koch, C., Jog, G.M. and Brilakis, I. (2013) "Automated Pothole Distress Assessment Using Asphalt Pavement Video Data", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 27(4), July/August 2013, Pp. 370 – 378, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000232
34 Rashidi, A., Dai, F., Brilakis, I. and Vela, P.A. (2013) "Optimized Selection of Key Frames for Monocular Videogrammetric Surveying of Civil Infrastructure", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 27(2), April 2013, Pp. 270 – 282, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2013.01.002
33 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", J. of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, 139(1), January 2013, Pp. 69 – 79, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000565
32 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 J., Springer, 7474, 2012, Pp. 151 – 176, DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-34091-8_7
31 Park, M.W. and Brilakis, I. (2012) "Construction Worker Detection in Video Frames for Initializing Vision Trackers", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 28, December 2012, Pp. 15 – 25, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2012.06.001
30 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", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 26(4), October 2012, Pp. 846 – 858, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2012.06.005
29 Park, M.W., Koch, C. and Brilakis, I. (2012) "Three-Dimensional Tracking of Construction Resources using an On-Site Camera System", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 26(4), July 2012, Pp. 541 – 549, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000168
28 Rashidi, A., Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Innovative Stereo Vision-Based Approach to Generate Dense Depth Map of Transportation Infrastructure" Transportation Research Record: J. of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, 2215, 2011, Pp. 93 – 99, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000200
27 Park, M.W., Makhmalbaf, A. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Comparative Study of Vision Tracking Methods for Tracking of Construction Site Resources", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 20(7), November 2011, Pp. 905 – 915, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2011.03.007
26 Brilakis, I., Fathi, H. and Rashidi, A. (2011) "Progressive 3D reconstruction of Infrastructure with Videogrammetry", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 20(7), November 2011, Pp. 884 – 895, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2011.03.005
25 Zhu, Z., German, S. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Visual Retrieval of Concrete Crack Properties for Automated Post-Earthquake Structural Safety Evaluation", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 20(7), November 2011, Pp. 874 – 883, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2011.03.004
24 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 Conf., J. of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, 137(10), October 2011, Pp. 863 – 869, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000287
23 Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Automated Sparse 3D Point Cloud Generation of Infrastructure Using its Distinctive Visual Features", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 25(4), October 2011, Pp. 760 – 770, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2011.06.001
22 Jog, G., Fathi, H. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Automated Computation of the Fundamental Matrix for Vision-Based Construction Site Applications", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 25(4), October 2011, Pp. 725 – 735, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2011.03.005
21 Brilakis, I., Park, M.W. and Jog, G. (2011) "Automated Vision Tracking of Project Related Entities", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 25(4), October 2011, Pp. 713 – 724, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2011.01.003
20 Brilakis, I., German, S. and Zhu, Z. (2011) "Visual Pattern Recognition Models for Remote Sensing of Civil Infrastructure", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 25(5), September/October 2011, Pp. 388 – 393, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000104, received the ASCE 2013 Collingwood Prize
19 Koch, C. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "Pothole Detection in Asphalt Pavement Images", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 25(3), August 2011, Pp. 507 – 515, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2011.01.002
18 Jog, G.M., Brilakis, I.K. and Angelides, D.C. (2011) "Testing in Harsh Conditions: Tracking Resources on Construction Sites with Machine Vision", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 20(4), July 2011, Pp. 328 – 337, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2010.11.003
17 Rashidi, A., Jazebi, F. and Brilakis, I. (2011) "A Neuro-Fuzzy Genetic System for Selection of Construction Project Managers", J. of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, 137(1), January 2011, Pp. 17 – 29, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000200
16 Zhu, Z., German, S. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Detection of Large-Scale Concrete Columns for Automated Bridge Inspection", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 19(8), December 2010, Pp. 1047 – 1055, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2010.07.016
15 Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Concrete Column Recognition in Images and Videos", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 24(6), November/December 2010, Pp. 478 – 487, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000053
14 Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Parameter Optimization for Automated Concrete Detection in Image Data", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 19(7), November 2010, Pp. 944 – 953, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2010.06.008
13 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, J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier, 24(4), November 2010, Pp. 456 – 465, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2010.06.006
12 Zhu, Z. and Brilakis, I. (2010) "Machine Vision based Concrete Surface Quality Assessment", J. of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, 136(2), February 2010, Pp. 210 – 218, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000126
11 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, J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 23(3), May/June 2009, Pp. 170 – 177, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)0887-3801(2009)23:3(170)
10 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, J. of Information Technology in Construction, 13, Pp. 86 – 102
9 Soibelman, L., Wu, J., Caldas, C., Brilakis, I. and Lin, K.Y. (2008) "Management and Analysis of Unstructured Construction Data Types", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier Science, 22(1), January 2008, Pp. 15 – 27, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2007.08.011
8 Brilakis, I. and Soibelman, L. (2008) "Shape-Based Retrieval of Construction Site Photographs", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 22(1), January/February 2008, Pp. 14 – 20, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)0887-3801(2008)22:1(14)
7 Brilakis, I. (2007) "Long Distance Wireless Networking for Site - Office Data Communications", J. of Information Technology in Construction, 12, Pp. 151 – 164
6 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 J., Springer, 4200, October 2006, Pp. 637 – 652
5 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 J., Springer, 4200, October 2006, Pp. 92 – 100
4 Brilakis, I., Soibelman, L., and Shinagawa, Y. (2006) "Construction Site Image Retrieval Based on Material Cluster Recognition", J. of Advanced Engineering Informatics, Elsevier Science, 20(4), October 2006, Pp. 443 – 452, DOI 10.1016/j.aei.2006.03.001
3 Brilakis, I. and Soibelman, L. (2006) "Multi-Modal Image Retrieval from Construction Databases and Model-Based Systems", J. of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, 132(7), July 2006, Pp. 777 – 785, 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(2006)132:7(777)
2 Brilakis, I., Soibelman, L. and Shinagawa, Y. (2005) "Material-Based Construction Site Image Retrieval", J. of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 19(4), October 2005, Pp. 341 – 355, DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)0887-3801(2005)19:4(341)
1 Brilakis, I. and Soibelman, L., (2005) "Content-Based Search Engines for Construction Image Databases", J. of Automation in Construction, Elsevier Science, 14(4), August 2005, Pp. 537 – 550, DOI 10.1016/j.autcon.2004.11.003

 

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