Awards

Team for success! Our research has received:

  • 2019 Tucker-Hasegawa Award, International Association for Automation and Robotics in Constrction, Banff, Canada.
  • 2018 Ministry of Infrastructure Development, United Arab Emirates, Recognition for Safe Virtual Construction Testbed Environment, Berlin, Germany.
  • 2018 CII CETI Award for Construction Engineering and Technology Innovation, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A.
  • 2017 AEC Hackathon Award, Germany, Best Mash-up of Technologies, Autodesk @ TUM Department of Architecture and Leonhard Obermeyer Center, Munich
  • 2017 2nd Place, VDBUM-Förderpreis, Verband der Baubranche, Umwelt- und Maschinentechnik GmbH
  • 2017 2nd and 3rd Prizes, Auf IT Gebaut, Federal Republic of Germany, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (Mentor of Olga Golovina and Thomas Hilfert, Ruhr University Bochum)
  • 2016 Best Paper Award, International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), Auburn, Alabama, U.S.A.
  • 2016 1st Prize, Auf IT Gebaut, Federal Republic of Germany, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (Industry mentor of Kevin Schwabe, Ruhr University Bochum)
  • 2015 1st Prize, Auf IT Gebaut, Federal Republic of Germany, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Berlin, Germany
  • 2014 Outstanding Reviewer Award, American Society for Civil Engineering (ASCE), Journal of Construction Engineering and Management
  • 2013 Best Academic Poster Award, 30th Annual Conference of the Construction Industry Institute (CII), Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.
  • 2012 Outstanding Reviewer Award, American Society for Civil Engineering (ASCE), Journal of Construction Engineering and Management
  • 2012 Best Integrated Building Information Modeling (BIM) Solution to Enhance Safety, International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB), Marina Bay, Singapore
  • 2012 Best Academic Poster Award, 29th Annual Conference of the Construction Industry Institute (CII), Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
  • 2012 Best Poster Award, Second Prize, Construction Research Congress, “Algorithms for Automated Operator Visibility and Proximity Hazard Evaluation” West Lafayette, Indiana, U.S.A.
  • 2012 Best Poster Award, Second Prize, Association for Iron and Steel Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.
  • 2012 JSPS Invitation Fellowship Program for Research in Japan, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Tokyo, Japan
  • 2012 CETL/BP America Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.
  • 2011 Distinguished Professor Award, Construction Industry Institute (CII), Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
  • 2011 Curriculum Partner Award, Construction Industry Institute (CII), Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
  • 2010 FIATECH CETI Award, Outstanding Early Career Award for Construction Engineering and Technology Innovation, Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A.
  • 2010 Best Paper Award, Construction Research Congress (CRC), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)/Construction Institute (CI), Banff, Canada.
  • 2009 Bill Schutz Junior Faculty Teaching Appreciation Award, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.
  • 2008 Best Poster Award, 25th Anniversary Conference of the Construction Industry Institute (CII), Keystone, Colorado, U.S.A.
  • 2007 Excellence in Civil Engineering Education (ExCEEd) Teaching Fellowship, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, U.S.A.
  • 2007 Best Paper Award, International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), Cochin, Kerala, India.
  • 12 Presidential Undergraduate Research Awards (PURA), Georgia Institute of Technology
  • 1 Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) scholarship
  • 1 Georgia engineering student of the year award
  • Several construction scholarships and fellowships