Publications

Research Publications and Presentations

Department: Computer Graphics Technology

Carlos Morales
  1. Morales, C. (2005) Using on-line digital video to augment the teaching of frequency/spatial filtering operations. Computers in Education Journal. 15(1), 45-62.
  2. Morales, C. (2004). Animation production pipeline for matching dissimilar modeling, animation, and compositing tools. The Engineering Design Graphics Journal, 68(1), 55-59.
  3. Morales, C. (2004). Development of HDTV distance learning content. Educause Quarterly, 27(3), 6-12.
  4. Morales, C., Weaver, G., Maicher, K., Danforth, D., Martínez-Hernández, K., Pedela, R., Elkin, E., Nattam, N. (2006). The design process of a chemistry video game. 2006 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM: 2004-1747.pdf), Chicago, IL.
  5. Morales, C., Weaver, G., Maicher, K., Danforth, D., Martínez-Hernández, K., Pedela, R., Elkin, E., Nattam, N. (2006) Immersive chemistry video game.  Proceedings for ACM SIGGRAPH, Boston, MA.
  6. Weaver, G., Morales, C., Martínez-Hernández, K., Maicher, K. (2006) Development and Testing of a Chemistry-based Video Game: The Process. The 19thBiennial Conference on Chemical Education. West Lafayette, Indiana.
  7. Martínez-Hernández , K., Danforth, D., Robertson, P, Nattam, N., Morales, C., Weaver, G. (2006). Can video games contribute meaningfully to the Chemistry Curriculum?. The 19thBiennial Conference on Chemical Education. West Lafayette, Indiana.
  8. Morales, C. (2004). HDTV distance learning content. 2004 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM: 2004-1747.pdf), Salt Lake City, UT.
  9. Glotzbach, R., & Morales, C. (2003). Web enabling software for real-time online automated services. 2003 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM: 2198.pdf), Nashville, TN.
  10. Morales, C., & Kothary, N. (2003). Implementation of an on-line multimedia collaborative linear algebra tutoring system. 2003 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM: 2578.pdf), Nashville, TN.
  11. Morales, C., Glotzbach, R., Gonzales, D. (2003). Implementation of a multi-user on-line geometry collaboration tool. 2003 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM: 2578.pdf), Nashville, TN.
  12. Morales, C, & Sole, J. (2002). Trial Results from a Personalized Wireless On-Site Reference Distance Learning Solution.  2002 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM: 2388.pdf), Montreal, Canada.
  13. Morales, C, & Miller, C. (2002). Delivering Instructional Video Anywhere: An Intelligent Wireless Streaming Video Delivery Mechanism for Mobile Asynchronous Distance Learning.  2002 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM: 2386.pdf), Montreal, Canada
  14. Morales, C, & Goldenberg, M. (2002). Development of a collaborative multi-user engineering design graphics collaboration tool. 2002 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM: 2384.pdf), Montreal, Canada.
  15. Morales, C., & Cory, C. (2002). A method for integrating sales information with instructional content over a mobile wireless e-commerce environment for the home improvement market.  2002 Annual Conference Proceedings for Northeast Decision Science Institute (pp. 72-74). Puerto Rico.
  16. Morales, C., Cory C., & Bozell, D. (2001). A comparative efficiency study between a live lecture and a web based live-switched multi-camera streaming video distance learning instructional unit. 2001 Annual Conference Proceedings Information Resources Management Association (pp. 63-66). Hershey, PA.
  17. Morales, C. (2001). Development of an xml web based motion capture data warehousing and translation system for collaborative animation projects.  Proceeding of the 9th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision (pp. 168-173). WSCG, Plzen, Czech Republic.
  18. Morales, C. (2001). A method of delivering dynamic hyperlinked streaming instructional content over a wireless environment through the use of active server pages and xml technology.  2001 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM 00682.pdf), Albuquerque, NM.
  19. Meador, S., & Morales, C. (2001). Implementation of a low budget, raster based, 3D motion capture system using custom software and modern video tracking technology.  2001 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education (CD-ROM 00476.pdf), Albuquerque, NM.
  20. Cory, C.A., Morales, C.R., (Feb 2001), A Model for Centralizing and Encapsulating Architectural Production Data and Distributing over the Web through the use of XML, Proceedings for IASTED Conference, Innsbruck Austria. (pg. 527-532) vol. 1.
  21. Homkes R., Morales, C., Taylor, K., & Foster, G. (2000). Implementing a VISION for the future of engineering and technology education. 2nd Global Congress on Engineering Education Proceedings (pp. 226-230). Wismar, Germany: UNESCO International Centre for Engineering Education.
  22. Morales, C. (2000). Defeating the bandwidth: A model for integrating web and cd-rom based training solutions. [CD ROM:proceed/00117.pdf – 11 pages]. 2000 Annual Conference Proceedings for the American Society for Engineering Education, St. Louis, MO.
  23. Homkes, R., Morales, C., Rowe, K., Smith, M. (2000). New engineering faculty  for the new millennium. [CD ROM:proceed/00444.pdf – 11 pages].  2000  Annual Conference Proceedings. American Society for Engineering Education, St. Louis, MO.
  24. Morales, C., & Meador, S. (2000). Trial results from a custom distance learning system based on hybridization of CD-ROM, web, and active-x component technology.  Proceedings of the Information Visualization Conference IV’2000 (pp. 39-43). IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA.
  25. Morales, C.  (1999). Integration of high-end and low-end animation tools: A case study of the production pathway for the Chicago Bulls broadcast animation. Proceedings of the Information Visualization Conference IV’99 (pp. 354-362). IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA.
  26. Morales, C., Nelson, D. (2007) Mobile 3D Games: From Start to Market. Charles River Media. ISBN # 1584505125
  27. Griffin, J., Morales, C., Finnegan, J. (2002) Web Design & Development Using XHTML. Franklin, Beedle and Associates. ISBN # 1-887902-57-0, 2003.
Paul Parsons
  1. Parsons, Sedig, Didandeh, & Khosravi. (2015). Interactivity in Visual Analytics: Use of Conceptual Frameworks to Support Human-Centered Design of a Decision-Support Tool48th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), 1138-1147, Kuaui, HI.
  2. Parsons & Sedig. (2014). Adjustable Properties of Visual Representations: Improving the Quality of Human-Information InteractionJournal of the American Society for Information Science & Technology, 65(3), 455-482.
  3. Sedig & Parsons. (2013). Interaction design for complex cognitive activities with visual representations: A pattern-based approachAIS Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction, 5(2), 84-133.
  4. Sedig, Parsons, & Babanski. (2012). Towards a characterization of interactivity in visual analyticsJournal of Multimedia Processing Technologies, Special Issue on Theory and Application of Visual Analytics, 3(1), 12-28.
  5. Liang, Parsons, Wu, & Sedig. (2010). An exploratory study of interactivity in visualization tools: 'Flow' of interactionJournal of Interactive Learning Research, 21(1), 5-45.
Mary Sadowski
  1. Sadowski, M.A., Sorby, S.A. (2013).  Update on a Delphi Study for Developing a Concept Inventory for Engineering Design Graphics, Engineering Design Graphics Division 68th MidYear Meeting Proceedings,Worchester, MA.
  2. Sadowski, M.A., Birchman, J.A. (2012).  The Role of Print, Web, and Social Media in Recruiting Fall 2011Students,  ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, San Antonio, TX.
  3. Sadowski, M.A., Sorby, S.A. (2012).  A Delphi Study as a First Step in Developing a Concept Inventory for Engineering Graphics, Engineering Design Graphics Division 66th MidYear Meeting Proceedings ,Galveston, TX.
  4. Sadowski, M.A., Birchman, J.A. (2012).  The Role of Print, Web, and Social Media in Recruiting Fall 2010 Students, Engineering Design Graphics Division 66th MidYear Meeting Proceedings ,Galveston, TX.
  5. Sadowski*, M.A., Connolly, P. A. (2010).  A Delphi Survey to Determine Name Change Possibilities for the Engineering Design Graphics Division, ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, Louisville, KY.
  6. Veurink*, N.L., Hamlin, A.J., Kampe, J.C., Sorby, S. A., Blasko, D.G., Holliday-Darr, K.A., J. D. Trich Kremer, J.D., Harris, L. V., Connolly, P.E, Sadowski, M.A., Harris, K.S., Brus, C.P., Boyle, L.N., Study, N.E., Knott, T.W. (2009) Enhancing Visualization Skills-Improving Options aNd Success (EnViSIONS), Engineering Design Graphics Journal.73 (2).
  7. Harris*, K.S ., Harris, L.V., & Sadowski, M. A., (2009). Measuring Spatial Visualization in in a High School Bridge Program. Engineering Design Graphics Division 64th  MidYear Meeting Proceedings, Erie, PA.
    Sadowski, M.A., (2009) Recruiting females to STEM through Cheerleading and Dance. Engineering. Design Graphics Division 64th MidYear Meeting Media Showcase, Erie, PA.
  8. Harris*, K.S ., Harris, L.V., & Sadowski, M. A., (2009). Measuring Spatial Visualization in Pre-Service Technology and Engineering Education Teachers. Engineering Design Graphics Division 63rdh MidYear Meeting Proceedings, Berkeley, CA.
    Sadowski, M.A., Sorby, S.A., (2008) A concept inventory for engineering graphics. 13th International Conference On Geometry And Graphics Proceedings, Dresden, Germany.
  9. Harris, L.V., Harris, K.S, & Sadowski, M. A., (2008). In Visualization, Modeling, and Graphics for Engineering Design, Chapter 21, Presentation of Engineering Data. Delmar Cengage Learning, ISBN-13:1-4018-4249-9 & ISBN-10:1-4018-4249-6.Sadowski, M. A., Birchman, J.A. & Harris, L.V., (2006) An Assessment of Graphics Faculty and Student Learning Styles. Engineering Design Graphics Journal. 70, (2).
  10. Harris, L.V., Sadowski, M. A., & Birchman, J.A. (2006) A Comparison of Learning Style Models and Assessment Instruments for University Graphics Educators. Engineering Design Graphics Journal.
  11. Harris, L. A., Sadowski, M. A., & Birchman J. A. (2005). The Leap from Teacher to Teacher-Scholar: The Quest for Research in Non-Traditional Fields. Engineering Design Graphics Journal 69, (2).
  12. Harris, L. A. & Sadowski, M. A.(2003) Graph Etiquette: A Paradigm for Presenting Technical Data. Visual Communication Journal. Spring, 51-62. Sadowski, M. A. (2002) Evaluation of Teams within the Academic Setting. Engineering Design Graphics Journal 67, (2).
  13. Sadowski, M. A. (2002) Ensuring the Viability of the Engineering Design Graphics Division for the next 50 years: A brainstorming activity. Engineering Design Graphics Journal, 67, (1).
  14. Sadowski, M. A., Birchman, J.A. & Harris, L.V., (2005) An Assessment of Graphics Faculty and Student Learning Styles. ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition Proceedings, Portland, OR.. cd-rom.
  15. Sadowski, M. A. & Birchman, J.A., (2005). Stategies for Bridging Learning Styles. Engineering. Design Graphics Division 60th MidYear Meeting Proceedings, Ft Lauderdale, FL.
  16. Kelley, D. & Sadowski, M.A., (2005) Peer Evaluation within a Team Design. Engineering. Design Graphics Division 60th MidYear Meeting Proceedings, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Mihaela Vorvoreanu

Publications

  1. Vorvoreanu, M. (in press). Perceptions of Corporations on Facebook: An Analysis of Facebook Social Norms. Journal of New Communications Research.
  2. Vorvoreanu, M. (2008). Web site public relations: How corporations build and maintain relationships online. Youngstown, NY: Cambria Press.
  3. Vorvoreanu, M. (2007). Website Experience Analysis: A New Research Protocol for Studying Relationship Building on Corporate Websites. Journal of Website Promotion, 2(1/2).
  4. Vorvoreanu, M. (2007). The public relations Web site experience: Online relationship management. In Duhe, S.C. (Ed). Mediated public relations: Relationship management across space, time, and new media. New York: Peter Lang USA.
  5. Vorvoreanu, M. (2006). Online organization-public relationships: An experience centered approach. Public Relations Review, 32(4), 395-401.
  6. Vorvoreanu, M. (2006). Web site experience analysis. In Reynolds, R., Woods R., & Baker, J.D. (Eds). Handbook of Research on Electronic Surveys and Measurements (pp. 281-284). Hershey, PA: Idea Group.
  7. Botan, C.H., & Vorvoreanu, M. (2004). What meanings do employees derive from electronic surveillance at work? In Weckert, J. (Ed.) Electronic monitoring in the workplace: Controversies and Solutions. Hershey, PA: Idea Group.
  8. Vorvoreanu, M., & Botan, C. H. (2001). Examining electronic surveillance in the workplace: A review of theoretical perspectives and research findings. CERIAS Technical Report 2001-32.
  9. Botan, C. H., & Vorvoreanu, M. (2001). “What are you really saying to me?” Electronic surveillance in the workplace. CERIAS Technical Report 2001-23.

Conference Papers and Presentations

  1. Vorvoreanu, M. (2009). Public relations and social norms on Facebook. Paper presented at the 2009 International Public Relations Research Conference, Miami.
  2. Vorvoreanu, M. (2008). Blogs Matter: Personal, Professional, and Research Implications of Blog Use in Public Relations. Panel presentation at the 2008 National Communication Association Annual Convention, Public Relations Division, San Diego, CA.
  3. Vorvoreanu, M. (2008). Organizational Presence in Second Life: Analysis of Communication Strategies. Panel presentation at the 2008 National Communication Association Annual Convention, Human Communication and Technology Division, San Diego, CA.
  4. Vorvoreanu, M. (2008). Microblogging and Lifestreaming: Idiotic or Brilliant? Panel presentation at the 2008 National Communication Association Annual Convention, Organizational Communication Division, San Diego, CA.
  5. Vorvoreanu, M. (2007). Apologia in India: An audience-centered approach to international public relations. Paper presented at the 2007 International Communication Association Annual Convention, Public Relations Division, San Francisco.
  6. Vorvoreanu, M. (2006). Studying relationship building on corporate Web sites: A new research protocol. Paper presented at the 2006 National Communication Association Annual Convention, Public Relations Division, San Antonio, TX.
  7. Vorvoeanu, M. (2006). The ultimate connection site: A tribute to the Internet. Paper presented at the 2006 National Communication Association Annual Convention, Human Communication and Technology, San Antonio, TX.
  8. Vorvoreanu, M. (2006). “Conferencing” and the ideal speech situation. Panel presentation at the 2006 National Communication Association Annual Convention, Public Relations Division, San Antonio, TX.
  9. Madhavan, K.P.C., Goasguen, S., Bertoline, G.R., & Vorvoreanu, M. (2006). Zecosystem: Cyberinfrastructure-enabled learning ecosystems of 2020. Paper presented at the 2006 Teragrid conference, Indianapolis, IN.
  10. Vorvoreanu, M. (2005). Online organization-public relationships: An experience-centered approach. Paper presented at the National Communication Association Annual Convention, Public Relations Division, Boston.
  11. Vorvoreanu, M. (2005). Internationalization of the U.S. Academe. Presented at the International Communication Association Annual Convention, Theme Sessions, New York.
  12. Vorvoreanu, M. (2004). Applying new technologies in public relations courses. Paper presented at the National Communication Association Annual Convention, Public Relations Division, Chicago, IL.
  13. Vorvoreanu, M. (2003). Teaching Internet public relations. Poster presentation at the National Communication Association Annual Convention, NCA Agora, Miami, FL.
  14. Vorvoreanu, M. (2003). Propagating American imperialism through the domination of writing style. Paper presented at the National Communication Association Annual Convention, Theme sessions, Miami, FL.
  15. Vorvoreanu, M. (2003). Drawing virtual borderlands: Central European countries’ self-presentation strategies on the World Wide Web. Paper presented at the International Communication Association Annual Convention, Theme sessions, San Diego, CA.
  16. Vorvoreanu, M. (2003). Teaching Internet public relations at Purdue University. Poster presentation at the Teaching and Learning with technology Showcase, April 2-3, 2003, West Lafayette, IN.
  17. Vorvoreanu, M. (2003). Creating course Web sites that communicate effectively. Workshop taught at the Teaching and Learning with technology Showcase, April 2-3, 2003, West Lafayette, IN.
  18. Vorvoreanu, M. (2002). Digital rhetoric: A Framework for analyzing Web-based communication. Paper presented at the National Communication Association Annual Convention, Public Relations Division, New Orleans, LA.
  19. Vorvoreanu, M. (2001). Corporate legitimacy on the World Wide Web: A case study. Paper presented at the National Communication Association Annual Convention, Public Relations Division, Atlanta, GA.
  20. Vorvoreanu, M., & Botan, C. (2000). Examining electronic surveillance in the workplace: A review of theoretical perspectives and research findings. Paper presented at the International Communication Association Conference, Communication and Technology Division, Acapulco, Mexico.
  21. Botan, C., & Vorvoreanu, M. (2000). “What are you really saying to me?” Electronic surveillance in the workplace. Paper presented at the International Communication Association Conference, Communication and Technology Division, Acapulco, Mexico.

Invited Presentations

  1. Vovoreanu, M. (2009). Should I Be on Twitter? Invited presentation at the Greenville, SC chapter of the American Advertising Federation, Greenville, SC.
  2. Vorvoreanu, M., & Lee, R. (2009). How to Improve Your ROI with Online News Releases. PRWeb live webinar.
  3. Vorvoreanu, M., Holtz, S., & Wei, J. (2008). How to get more ROI out of your online news releases.  SNCR & PRWeb live webinar.
  4. Vorvoreanu, M. (2008). Public Relations on Facebook: The Public’s Perspective. Invited presentation at the UGA Connect Social Media Conference, Athens, GA.
  5. Vorvoreanu, M., Holtz, S., & Wei, J. (2008). The ROI of Online News Releases. Invited presentation at the Society for New Communications Research Forum, Santa Rosa, CA
  6. Vorvoreanu, M. (2008). Using Social Media Strategically. Invited lecture presented at the South Carolina PRSA Greenville chapter meeting, Greenville, SC.
  7. Vorvoreanu, M. (2006). Foundation: History and Theory of Public Relations. Invited lecture presented at the APR Certification Course offered by the Miami Valley Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, Dayton, OH.
  8. Vorvoreanu, M. (2005). Highlights from Communication Theory. Invited lecture presented at the APR Certification Course offered by the Miami Valley Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, Dayton OH.
  9. Botan, C., Vorvoreanu, M., Reding S., & Alge, B. (2001). Workplace Surveillance. Presented at the Second CERIAS Annual Symposium, West Lafayette, IN.
  10. Vorvoreanu, M. (2000) Communicating Risk in Crisis Situations: Challenges and Strategies. Presented at the CERP (Conseil Européen des Relations Publiques) Students Congress, Sinaia, Romania.
  11. Vorvoreanu, M. (2000) Examining Electronic Surveillance in the Workplace. Presented at the CERIAS (Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security) Student Roundtable, West Lafayette, IN.
  12. Botan, C., Vorvoreanu, M., & Applegate, M. (2000). Electronic Surveillance in the Workplace. Presented at the First CERIAS Annual Symposium, West Lafayette, IN.
David Whittinghill
  1. Li, S., Chen, Y. & Whittinghill, D. M. (2015). A pilot study exploring augmented reality to increase motivation of Chinese college students learning English. Computers in Education, 25(1).
  2. Whittinghill, D. M., Nelson, D., Richards, K. A. R. & Calahan, C. A. (2015). Improving the affective element in introductory programming coursework for the “non programmer” student. Computers in Education, 25(1).
  3. Whittinghill, D. M. & Herring, D. G. (2014). A comparison of text-annotated vs. purely visio-spatial instructions. Computers in Entertainment (Accepted).
  4. Swanson, L. & Whittinghill, D. M. (2014). Intrinsic or extrinsic? Using video games to motivate stroke survivors: a systematic review. Games for Health (Accepted).
  5. Whittinghill, D., Hartford, J., Brown, J., Hoerter, M., Kennedy, A., Barrett, C. & Hassan, R. (2014). Effect of pre-game tutorials on player performance in Kinect-based health games. Games for Health 3(1): 31-39.
  6. Chang, S-K. & Whittinghill, D. M. (2014). SlidesCraft: gamified knowledge dissemination with SlideShare. Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2014 (Accepted). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.
  7. Chen, Y., Bodicherla, D., Scott, B. & Whittinghill, D. (2014). Meltdown: a serious game for environmental awareness on climate change. Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2014 (Accepted). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.
  8. Erdei, R. & Whittinghill, D. (2014). Collaboration while programming: observing student perceptions of pair programming in the classroom. Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2014 (Accepted). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.
  9. Zhou, Z., Chang, J. S-K, Pan, J. & Whittinghill, D. (2014). Alternate reality game for emergency response training: a review of the research literature. Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2014 (Accepted). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.
  10. Whittinghill, D. & Brown, J. (2014). Gamification of physical therapy for the treatment of pediatric cerebral palsy: A pilot study examining player preferences. 121st Annual Conference & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN.
  11. Li, S., Chen, Y. & Whittinghill, D. (2014). Exploring the potential for augmented reality to motivate English vocabulary learning in Chinese college students. 121st Annual Conference & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN.
  12. Whittinghill, D., Nelson, D., Richards, K. & Calahan, C. (2014). Improving the affective element in introductory programming coursework for the "non programmer" student. 121st Annual Conference & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN.
  13. Whittinghill, D. & Nelson, D. (2014). Encouraging generalization of programming concepts outside a student's home programming language. ASEE Illinois-Indiana Section Conference, Terre Haute, IN.
  14. Nataraja, K., Head, N. & Whittinghill, D. (2014). An empirical test of an educational video game to teach energy literacy. ASEE Illinois-Indiana Section Conference, Terre Haute, IN.
  15. Steckel, K. & Whittinghill, D. (2014). Z-depth integration: a new technique for manipulating z-depth properties in composited scenes. Engineering Realities of Virtual Reality 2014, San Francisco, CA.
  16. Chen, Y., Oxenrider, M. & Whittinghill, D. (2013). How the social element in game-based learning can interfere with learning outcomes: An examination of the research literature. E-Learn 2013, Las Vegas, NV.
  17. Nataraja, K. & Whittinghill, D. (2013). MAEGUS: A sustainable energy simulation to promote energy literacy. E-Learn 2013, Las Vegas, NV.
  18. Ocasio-de Jesús, V., Kennedy, A. & Whittinghill, D. (2013). Impact of graphical fidelity on physiological responses in virtual environments. Virtual Reality Software and Technology: Proceedings of the 19th ACM Symposium, (VRST 2013), Singapore, pp. 73-76.
  19. Barrett, C., Brown, J., Hartford, J., Hoerter, M., Kennedy, A., Hassan, R. & Whittinghill, D. (2014). Estimating gesture accuracy in motion-based health games. Journal of Virtual Reality and Broadcasting (online).
  20. Adamo-Villani, N., Oania, M., Whittinghill, D. & Brown, J. (2012). Building a serious game to teach secure coding in introductory programming courses. Eurographics, Calgary, Italy.
  21. Whittinghill, D. & Barrett, C. (March 2012). A Kinect-based physical therapy game for the treatment of pediatric cerebral palsy. Service Engagement Summit Indianapolis, IN.
  22. Adamo-Villani, N., Oania, M., Whittinghill, D. & Brown, J. (2012). Building a serious game to teach secure coding in introductory programming courses. Eurographics Calgary, Italy.
  23. Whittinghill, D., Chin, J. & Leavenworth, W. (2011). A diagnosis and counseling simulation for dental students in training. Midwest Conference on Health Games Indianapolis, IN.
  24. Whittinghill, D., Barrett, C., McIlrath, A., Gary, J. & Sedgwick, T. (October 2011). A game-based simulation of a physical therapy exercise for pediatric cerebral palsy patients using Microsoft Kinect. Midwest Conference on Health Games Indianapolis, IN.
  25. Ropp, T. & Whittinghill, D. (2011). Incorporating pervasive computing concepts into aircraft maintenance job task card systems. ASEE International Annual Conference Vancouver, BC.
  26. Joseph, N. & Whittinghill, D. (2011). Stereoscopic visualization as a tool for teaching astronomy concepts. ASEE International Annual Conference Vancouver, BC.
  27. Whittinghill, D. & Davis, B. (2011). Educational effectiveness of implicit course content embedded within commercial video games. ASEE International Conference Vancouver, BC.
  28. Whittinghill, D. & Lutes, K. (2011). Teaching Enterprise Application Development: Strategies and Challenges. SIGITE West Point, NY.
  29. Estaban Garcia (2011). Art and code: The aesthetic legacy of Aldo Giorgini. Leonardo SIGGRAPH., 44, 309-316.

Department: Construction Management Technology

Zarjon Baha

Dr. Baha has authored and presented over 50 journal papers, conference papers and lectures.

Robert Cox

Refereed / Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Cox, Robert F. ,"Internet Based Collaborative Project Management for Construction" 2006 Xi'an International Conference of Architecture and Technology, Sponsored by The Chinese Academy of Engineering and Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology, Xi'an, China; September, 2006.
  2. Cox, Robert F.  "The Use of Project Specific Websites as a Virtual Office" 6th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality, Orlando, Florida; August, 2006.  http://www.bcn.ufl.edu/CONVR2006/
  3. Cox, Robert F. "Current Use of PSWS in Managing Construction Project Delivery" International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management (ICCREM 2006) Orlando, Florida, October 2006.   http://www.bcn.ufl.edu/ICCREM2006/
  4. Dib, Hazar, Issa, Raja R.A., Cox, Robert F., Visual Information Access and Management for Life Cycle Project Management, Joint International Conference on Computing and Decision Making in Civil and Building Engineering, 2006.
  5. Danso-Amoako, Mark, Issa, Raja R.A., Cox, Robert F., Developing a Framework To Support Data Exchange from Heterogeneous Sources Via IFC and Web Services, Joint International Conference on Computing and Decision Making in Civil and Building Engineering, 2006.
  6. Issa, Raja R.A., Cox, Robert F., Flood, Ian, and Treffinger, Bryce,  An Assessment of E-Business Implementation in the US Construction Industry, CIB W107 Construction in Developing Economics International Symposium “Construction in Developing Economics:  New Issues and Challenges”, January 2006, Santiago, Chile.
  7. Jiang , Aiyin, Issa, Raja R.A., and Cox, Robert F ,  A Decision Support Model on Cost and Activity-Based Performance Measurement in Steel Construction, ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, Proceedings of the 2005 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, 2005
  8. "Management’s Perceptions of Key Behavioral Indicators for Construction” By Robert Cox, R. Issa, and K. Kobelgard,  ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management,  March 2005 – V 131, No. 3, pages 368-376.
  9. “A Subcontractor Based Employee Motivational Model” by Robert Cox, R. Issa, and A. Frey,   ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management,  Vol. 132, No 2, PP 152-163, February 2006
  10. Zhu, Yimin, R.R. Issa, and Cox, R.F., Web-Based Construction Document Processing Via Malleable Frame, ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, July 2001, Vol 15. No 3, pgs 157-169.
  11. Cox, Robert, Ahrens, D. and Issa, R.R.  “Management’s Perceptions of Key Performance indicators for Construction”, ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, April 2003, Vol. 129, No 2, pp 142-151.
  12. Issa, Raja R.A., Cox, Robert F., and Roche, M., Construction Project Claims Presentation Through Multimedia 3-D Graphics,” Proceedings, The Eight International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, Stanford, CA, August 14-7, 2000, pp. 388-91.
  13. Issa, Raja R.A., Cox, Robert F., and Clifford Killingsworth,   Impact  of Multi-Media Based Instruction on Learning and Retention, ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, October, 1999, Vol 13. No 4, pgs 281-290.
  14. Cox, Robert F., and Issa, Raja R.A,  “Assignment Submission Patterns of Students in an Asynchronous Distance Education Course,” Proceedings, The Eight International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, Stanford, CA, August 14-17, 2000, pp. 380-87. 
  15. Cox, Robert F., and Issa, Raja R.A , “Use of Project Specific Web Sites (PSWS) in Construction Education,” Proceedings, The Eight International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, Stanford, CA, August 14-7, 2000, pp. 659-64. 
  16. Issa, Raja R.A., Cox, Robert F., Xie, H*, and Shi, W.,  “An Analysis of the Opportunities for Foreign Construction Companies in the Chinese Construction Market,” submitted for review and publication in Journal of Construction Management, ASCE.
  17. Issa, Raja R.A., Cox, Robert F., and Clifford Killingsworth,   Measuring the Effects of Multi-Media Based Training on Student Learning and Retention, ASCE National Proceedings on Computing in Engineering,
  18. Cox, Robert F., and Hampson, Keith, Construction Project Managers and Computer Usage:  An International Review, Building Education and Research :CIB W89 –International Conference on Building Education and Research (BEAR’98), Brisbane, Australia, pgs 215-224. (July 1998).
  19. Cox, Robert F., Theoretical Foundations of Leadership in TQM, Associated Schools of Construction National Proceedings, ASC National Meeting, College Station, Texas , April, 1996, pages 159-165. “Critical Issues in the Development of Distance Education Capabilities,” Proceedings, Fourth Congress on Computing in Civil Engineering, Philadelphia, PA, June, 1997, pp. 81-8.
  20. Raymond Issa, Cox, R.F. and Killingsworth, C.* Issa, Raja R.A., and Cox, Robert F.,  Using Process Modeling to Gain ISO 9000 Certification in Construction, ASCE National Proceedings Third Congress on Computing in Engineering, San Diego, CA, June 1996, pages 1041-1046.
  21. Cox, Robert F., and Issa, Raja R.A., Mobile Field Data Acquisition for Construction Quality Control and ISO 9000 Certification, ASCE National Proceedings Third Congress on Computing in Engineering, San Diego, CA, June 1996, pages 1013-1019.
  22. Cox, Robert F., Addressing the Paradox of Implementing Total Quality Management in Construction Education,  CIB W89 - Construction Education and Modernization International Conference Proceedings, Beijing, China, October 1996, (CD-ROM).
  23. Cox, Robert F., Understanding the Linkage between Individual and Organizational Performance, CIB W89 - Construction Education and Modernization International Conference Proceedings, Beijing, China, October 1996, (CD-ROM).
  24. Cox, Robert F., and Beliveau, Yvan, Cost Management through Employee Participation Programs, AACE Transactions, AACE International Conference, San Francisco, June 1994, pages HF 4.1-HF 4.6.

Non-refereed / Trade Publications / Reports:

  1. Cox, Robert F., “Current Use of Project Specific Websites in Managing Construction Project Delivery”, The Project Management Standard, Vol. XIII, No.3,  3rd Qtr 2006, pages 5-14.
  2. Cox, Robert F., “Creating a Virtual Construction Office”, Constructech Magazine, January and March, www.constructech.com Cox, Robert F., “Current Use of Project Specific Websites in Managing Construction Project Delivery”, The Project Management Standard, Vol. XIII, No.3,  3rd Qtr 2006, pages 5-14.
  3. Cox, Robert F., “Project Specific Websites”, Buildings Magazine, Vol. 4, No.7. page 52-57. Cox, Robert F. ,"Internet Based Collaborative Project Management for Construction" 2006 REPRINT August, 2006. 
  4. Cox, Robert F., “Developing Successful Performance Measurement Systems”, CMJ Forum Article: The Contractors Management Journal, FMI Corporation, March 2001, pages 8-11.
  5. Cox, Robert F., “Participants’ Perceptions of Partnering”,  CMJ Forum Article:  The Contractors Management Journal, FMI Corporation, December 2000, pages 8-12.
  6. Cox, Robert F. and Issa, Raja R.A.,  “A Contractor’s Guide to Determining the Internal Return on Investment from their Standardized Craft Training Program”, National Center for Construction Education and Research, Gainesville, FL, July, 1999 (26 pages).
  7. Cox, Robert F,  Issa, Raja R.A. and Collins, Heidi,  “Determining the Quantitative Return on Investment (ROI) of Craft Training”, National Center for Construction Education and Research, Gainesville, FL, July, 1998 (12 pages).
  8. Cox, Robert F,  Issa, Raja R.A. and Collins, Heidi,  “Determining the Qualitative Return on Investment (ROI) of Craft Training”, National Center for Construction Education and Research, Gainesville, FL, July, 1998 (9 pages).
  9. Issa, Raja R.A., and Cox, Robert F., Pen Computers- Versatility and Convenience on the Jobsite,. Computers in Construction - Associated Builders and Contractors, Rosslyn, VA , Summer Edition 1997.Pages 2 - 4.
  10. Issa, Raja R.A., Cox, Robert F., and Ian Flood, Using Multimedia Presentations to Enhance Construction Training, Computers in Construction - Associated Builders and Contractors, Rosslyn, VA , Summer Edition 1997, pages 14 - 18.
  11. Cox, Robert F., Computer Use Among Project Managers, SPECIAL REPORT -Computers in Construction – Florida Construction Network - http://fcntodayinsider.com, December, 1997. Cox, Robert F., Guidelines for Federal Project Development on Primavera Project Planner, Computers in Construction - Associated Builders and Contractors, Rosslyn, VA , June 1996, pages 14-19.
  12. Cox, Robert F., Computer Usage and Capabilities Reported Among Construction Project Managers,  Computers in Construction - Associated Builders and Contractors, Rosslyn, VA , Fall Edition 1996, pages 2 - 8.
  13. Cox, Robert F., Reported Computer Skills among Construction Project Managers, Associated Schools of Construction - Southeast Regional Meeting, Atlanta, November 1996, pages 57-71.
  14. Cox, Robert F., Issa, Raymond, and Jennifer Fritz*, A Model to Determine the Return on Investment of Craft Training, Associated Schools of Construction - Southeast Regional Meeting, Atlanta, November 1996, pages 47 -56.
  15. Cox, Robert F., Issa, Raymond, and Clifford Killingsworth*, A Changing Learning Environment: Interactive Training to Enhance Safety Performance, Associated Schools of Construction - Southeast Regional Meeting, Atlanta, November 1996, pages 83 - 98.R.R.
  16. Issa, Cox, Robert. F. and R. Wubbenhorst*, Computer Applications for the Crane and Rigging Industry,   Specialized Carriers and Rigging Foundation, 1996, 32 pages.
  17. Cox, Robert. F., R.R. Issa, and Roberta Marstellar*, Training and Certification of North American Crane Operators, Specialized Carriers and Rigging Foundation, 1996, 18 pages.
  18. Cox, Robert. F., and R.R. Issa, Overall Assessment of the Crane and Rigging Industry, Specialized Carriers and Rigging Foundation, 1996, 39 pages.
  19. Cox, Robert. F., R.R. Issa, and Carlina Terrana*,, Guidelines for Determining the Value of a Crane and Rigging Company, Specialized Carriers and Rigging Foundation, 1996, 50 pages.
  20. Cox, Robert. F., R.R. Issa, and Carlina Terrana*, Accounting Guidelines for the Growing Crane and Rigging Company, Specialized Carriers and Rigging Foundation, 1996, 20 pages.
  21. Cox, Robert. F., R.R. Issa, and Kimberly Brown*, Guidelines for a Crane and Rigging Safety Program, Specialized Carriers and Rigging Foundation, 1996, 70 pages.
  22. Cox, Robert. F., R.R. Issa, and Kimberly Brown*, Crane and Rigging Dictionary, Specialized Carriers and Rigging Foundation, 1996, 71 pages.
  23. Chang, W. P., and Cox, Robert. F , Balance in Construction Education; CIB W89 Symposium, Orlando FL, April, pp.235-242.
  24. Cox, Robert. F., Theoretical Foundations in Leadership of TQM   - Is TQM a Situational Application of Certain Leadership Theories? ASC Regional Proceedings, Atlanta GA, 1996.
  25. Cox, Robert. F,  Utilizing the Performance Improvement Planning Process (PIPP) in Push and Pull Systems Approaches, ASC - Southeast Regional Meeting, Atlanta, February 1995, pp. 29-39.
  26. Cox, Robert. F, Improvement through Constructibility: A Cost Benefit Analysis, Associated Schools of Construction Region I Conference,  Pleasantville, NJ 1992. Pages 18-23. *Note: Indicates Graduate Research Assistant Editorial / Publications Reviewer Activity: 2006:   Book Reviewer, “How to Estimate with Means Data and CostWorks” R.S. Means Company, 

Refereed Publications
1998 - present

  1. Reviewer, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY.


1992-present: 

  1. R.S. Means Company, Editorial Advisory Board Member (Continuous Service). 1994 -1996    
  2. CIB W89 -Construction/Building Education and Research Conference Proceedings Co-Editor (Reviewed Abstracts and Papers for Final acceptance and Publication) 1997  
  3. CIB TG24 - Virtual Reality Applications in Construction Conference Proceedings Co-Editor
  4. (Reviewed Abstracts and Papers for Final acceptance and Publication)
  5. How to Estimate with Means Data and Cost Works,3rd Edition
  6. An Easy-to-Use Tool for Learning Estimating Techniques by Saleh Mubarak,  R.S. Means Corporation, Reed Construction Data, Kingston, MA
  7. Means Estimating Handbook, 2nd Edition, (2003)  R.S. Means Corporation, Kingston, MA
  8. Illustrated Construction Dictionary, Unabridged, 3rd Edition, (2004) R.S. Means Corporation, Kingston, MA
  9. R.S. Means Building Construction Cost Data Reference Book, (2000) R.S. Means Corporation, Kingston, MA.


Presentations

  1. Invited Speaker, "Public-Private Partnerships", Tianjin University, Tianjin China, May.
  2. Invited Speaker, "Internet Based Construction Project Management Systems", Xian University of Architecture and Technology, May.
  3. Invited Speaker, "Leadership versus Management," Chang An University, Xian, China, May.
  4. Initial Accreditation Team Leader, Abu Dhabi University, Building Construction Management and Civil Engineering BS Degree programs, Ministry of Education Commission for Academic Accreditation, United Arab Emirates, February.
  5. Study Abroad Program Developer/ Leader, "Purdue University International Construction Management - China".  13 Students, May 12-31. Tianjin University, Harbin Institute of Technology, Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology, Chang 'An University, and Tongji University. 2006   
  6. Invited Special Guest, 110th Anniversary Celebration , Xian University of Architecture and Technology, October.
  7. Invited Speaker, "Internet-Based Collaborative Project Management for Construction", Xian International Conference of Architecture and Technology, Architecture in Harmony, October. 2001   
  8. Invited Speaker, "Applied Computer and Internet Technologies for Construction Management,"  National Senior Seminar for Project Managers in the Construction Industry, Shanghai, China, May. 2000 
  9. Instructor, Two -day Seminar, "Taking Charge of the Construction Process" Real Estate and Construction Centre, Singapore. Invited Speaker, Tongji University, Shanghai China - "Use of Project Specific Websites", June.          
  10. Invited Speaker, Tianjin University, Tianjin City, China - "Use of Project Specific Websites, "Overview of Construction Delivery Methods", "The Design-Build Revolution", June.           
  11. Invited Speaker, Seoul National University,  Seoul, Korea "Use of Project Specific Websites",  1998  
  12. Invited Speaker, 2nd International Merit Shop Contractors Annual Meeting, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, May.  "Return on Investment from Craft Training"      
  13. Invited Speaker, "An Update on the Practical Use of Internet-Based Project Management Systems," Indiana Construction Roundtable General Meeting, August.      
  14. Webinar Series Host, Internet-Based Collaboration Seminar Series, Hosted by E-Builder Inc. Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) April 21, 2007 - e-Builder, a leading provider of web-based Construction Project Management and Collaboration Software today announced a series of educational webinars focused on the use of emerging technologies to improve the delivery of capital projects.  The series kicks off May 1, 2007 with the Use of Project Specific Websites to Manage Construction Project Delivery webcast, at 12:00 noon EST. 2006  
  15. Invited Speaker, "Overview of Current Construction Issues and Practices in the US", Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China, September. 
  16. Invited Panel Member, "Implementation of Collaborative Systems", E-Builder Users Conference, November, Miami. 2001   
  17. Invited Speaker, "Applied Computer and Internet Technologies for Construction Management,"  National Senior Seminar for Project Managers in the Construction Industry, Shanghai, China, May. 2000    Instructor, Two-day Seminar, "Taking Charge of the Construction Process" Real Estate and Construction Centre, Singapore. Invited Speaker, Tongji University, Shanghai China - "Use of Project Specific Websites", June.           
  18. Invited Speaker, Tianjin University, Tianjin City, China - "Use of Project Specific Websites, "Overview of Construction Delivery Methods", "The Design-Build Revolution", June.          
  19. Invited Speaker, Seoul National University,  Seoul, Korea "Use of Project Specific Websites",  1998   
  20. Invited Speaker, 2nd International Merit Shop Contractors Annual Meeting, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, May. 1997   
  21. Developer/Presenter of the Advanced Construction Management Skills Seminar (May 26)Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering, Queensland University of Technology. 1997   
  22. Special Lecturer: Construction Management Series for the Beijing Institute for Civil Engineering and Architecture, Beijing, China, May 14. 1997   
  23. Special Lecturer:  Series of Construction Management Related Lectures for the Northwestern Institute of Architectural Engineering, Xi'an, China, May 17-24. 1996   
  24. Special Lecturer:  "High Performance Management Techniques" and "TQM and Continuous Improvement" for the Northwestern Institute of Architectural Engineering, Xi'an, China, October. 1996   
  25. CIB W89 Conference  - Construction/Building Education and Research, Beijing China -(Coordinator for Speakers and Moderators/ Proceedings Co-Editor) 1995   
  26. Co-Developer and Presenter of  "Project Management Systems Integration, 5-Day Seminar, Beijing Institute of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Beijing China, August.  1994      
  27. Invited Lecturer, "Performance Improvement Planning Process" University of Reading, UK 


Seminars

  1. "Taking Charge of the Construction Process", 3-4 day seminar, University of Florida Executive Education Program, Delivered twice per year in Orlando, FL, and  Miami, FL.. 2005               
  2. Custom Seminar - RAM Realty and Construction, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, April. 2002               
  3. TCCP- Baptist Health South, Miami, FL, December 20-22 1995 - 2001  
  4. Developer / Instructor, Project Managers Skills College, Fails Management Incorporated (FMI), Orlando, FL , Anaheim, CA 2000  
  5. Construction Owner's Association of America National Convention, Orlando, May 4-5"Taking Charge of the Construction Process" - Invited Instructor. 1998 -2000     
  6. Coordinator and Instructor, "Supervisory Management Academy" - National Center for Construction Education and Research, 6-day seminar, Gainesville, FL (Productivity Improvement, Cost Control, Estimating), March 11-17th. 1998 -2000     
  7. Coordinator and Instructor, "Project Management Academy" - National Center for Construction Education and Research, 6-day seminar, Gainesville, FL (Resource management, Productivity Improvement, Bidding Strategies), February 13-19. 1997               
  8. Dean's Teaching Visitor of 1997, Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering, Queensland University of Technology (May 27& 28), entitled "Project Simulation- A Multi-disciplinary Project Seminar". 1997               
  9. Developer/Presenter of a Special 4-Day Seminar (May 12-15): "The Course for Management Skills Improvement for Senior Engineers of the Beijing Urban Construction Committee," Beijing. 1995         
  10. Developer / Instructor, Advanced Management Skills Institute, Fails Management Incorporated, Orlando, FL, June.
Wesley Crawford

Textbooks

  1. Construction Surveying and Layout: A Step-by-Step Field Engineering Methods Manual, 2003, Creative Construction Publishing, West Lafayette, IN, 840 Pages
Luciana de Cres...

Peer reviewed journal publications:

  1. de Cresce El Debs, L. C., Brunese, P., Shaurette, M. (2016 - online first). Use of Concept Maps to Illustrate Barriers to Construction Industry Inter-Organizational Communication: a Comparative View from Students and Professionals. International Journal of Construction Education and Research. Vol. 0 Issue 0, p1-18.

  2. de Cresce El Debs, L. & Kelley, T. (2015). Gathering design references from nature. The Technology and Engineering Teacher. Sep2015, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p10-14.

  3. Debs, L. C. & Ferreira, S. L. (2014). Guidelines for a design process for facades with precast concrete panels in a BIM environment. Ambiente Construido. 14:2, p. 41-60. 

Conference Proceedings:

 

  1. de Cresce El Debs, L., Shaurette, M. & Rybkowski (2017). Selection of Communication Media by Design and Construction Personnel for Design Problem Solving. ASC Annual Conference Proceedings April 5-9, 2017, Seattle, WA.
  2. Gray, C., de Cresce El Debs, L., Exter, M. & Krause, T. (2016). Instructional Strategies for Incorporating Empathy in Transdisciplinary Technology Education. ASEE National Conference Proceedings. June 26-29, 2015, New Orleans, LA. ∗ Nominated as finalist for Best Diversity Paper
  3.  de Cresce El Debs, L., Shaurette, M., & Benhart, B. (2016). Professional Certifications in Construction Industry: A Comparative View from Students and Companies. ASC Annual Conference Proceedings April 13-16, 2016, Provo, UT.
  4. de Cresce El Debs, L., Dionne, R., Exter, M. & Shaurette, M. (2015). Problem solving in a multidisciplinary environment: observations from a newly developed program. ASEE National Conference Proceedings. June 14-17, 2015, Seattle, WA. 
  5. Debs, L. C. & Ferreira, S. L. (2013). Specifications for a BIM computational tool for conceiving fa¸cade design with precast panels. Anais do 6o Encontro de Tecnologia de Informacao e Comunicacao na Construcao. Campinas. PPGAU/EESC/USP. p. 411-422. 
  6. El Debs, L. C. & Ferreira, S. L. (2013). Analysis of the potential of using BIM applications for designs with precast elements. Anais do 3o. Encontro Nacional Pesquisa-Projeto-Producao em Pre-Moldados 2013. Sao Carlos: EESC-USP.
  7. Debs, L. C., Ferreira, S. L., & Villares, A. B. A. (2012). Application of Automated Code Checking in Brazilian Building Regulations. Proceedings of the CIB W078, 2012, Beirut. Beirut: Lebanese American University. p. 52-61. 

 

Other Publications:

  1. de Cresce El Debs, L. C. (2016). A mixed-methods study on choice of media influence on construction industry communication. Dissertation presented for obtaining the degree of PhD in Technology. Purdue University, 2013. West Lafayette, IN. 244p.

  2. Debs, L. C. & Ferreira, S. L. (2013) Analysis of the potential of using BIM tools for designs with precast elements. Concreto & Construcoes. N. 72. October-December 2013. p. 53-58. (not peer revised, invited publication, trades magazine)
  3. Debs, L. C. (2013). Proposal of a BIM computational tool to assist the design of architectural precast concrete panel facades. Thesis presented for obtaining the degree of Master in Built Environment (Habitat). IPT-SP, 2013. Sao Paulo. 200p. 

Presentations:

  1. Shaurette, M. & de Cresce El Debs, L. (2016), The Purdue School of Construction Management’s Major in Design-Construction Integration. 18th Lean Construction Institute Annual Congress. Lean Construction Institute. Chicago, IL.

  2. de Cresce El Debs, L. & Shaurette, M. (2016), Conceptualizing a New Undergraduate Degree: Design-Construction Integration. Associated Schools of Construction Annual Conference 2016. Provo, UT (poster presentation). 
  3. de Cresce El Debs, L., Miller, K, & Exter, M. (2015), A Student’s Perspective on Different Teaching Methods. Association for Education Communications & Technologies Annual Conference 2015. Indianapolis, IN (roundtable presentation).
  4. de Cresce El Debs, L., & Brophy, S. (2015). Assessing communication skills associated with spatial information. NCEER Conference: Integrating Cognitive Science with Innovative Teaching in STEM Disciplines. September 18-19, 2015, Evanston, IL (poster presentation).
  5. Debs, L. C. & Ferreira, S. L. (2012). Proposal for a BIM computational tool for elaborating fa¸cade design with precast pieces. In: Encontro Nacional de Tecnologia do Ambiente Construido 2012, Juiz de Fora, Brazil (poster presentation). 
Hazar Dib

Refereed Journal Articles

  1. Chen*#, Y., Dib, H. & Cox, R. (2014). A measurement model of building information modeling maturity. Journal of Construction Innovation: Information, Process, and Management. 14(2), 186-209. DOI:10.1108/CI-11-2012-0060
  2. Dib*, H., Adamo-Villani, N. & Garver+, S. (2014). An interactive virtual environment for learning differential leveling: Development and initial findings. Advances in Engineering Education (ASEE). 4(1):13, Winter 2014.
  3. Dib*, H. & Adamo-Villani, N. (2014). The Sustainability Challenge: A serious game to promote teaching and learning of sustainable building practice. JCCE - Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering (ASCE). Early view available at: http://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000357
  4. Dib*, H., Adamo-Villani, N. & Garver+, S. (2014). Realistic versus schematic visualizations for learning surveying practices: a comparative study. International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education (IJICTE), IGI Global. To appear in 10(2):38 June 2014.
  5. Adamo-Villani*, N. & Dib, H. (2014). Online Virtual Learning Environments: a Review of Two Projects. International Journal of Systems and Service-Oriented Engineering (IJSSOE), IGI Global, 4(1), 1-20. DOI:10.4018/ijssoe.2014010101
  6. Adamo-Villani*, N. & Dib, H. (2013). Evaluating technology-based educational interventions: a review of two projects. Journal of Educational Technology Systems (Baywood), 41(4), 295-317. DOI:10.2190/ET.41.4.b
  7. Nilforooshan*#, R., Adamo-Villani, N. & Dib, H. (2013). A study of the effects of computer animation on college students’ learning of “Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design – LEED”. EAI Endorsed Transactions on e-Learning, 13(3): e3. (http://www.eudl.eu/doi/10.4108/el.1.3.e3)
  8. Dib*, H., Adamo-Villani, N. & Issa Raja R. (2013). A GIS - based visual information model for building construction project management. International Journal of Construction Management (IJCM), 1(1), 1-18. Also available at Taylor & Francis Online DOI: 10.1080/15623599.2013.10773202
  9. Dib*, H. & Adamo-Villani, N. (2011). An innovative software application for Surveying Education. Journal of Computer Applications in Engineering Education. Wiley Publishing. DOI: 10.1002/cae.20580
  10. Dib*, H. & Adamo-Villani, N. (2011). An e-tool for undergraduate surveying education: design and evaluation. EAI Endorsed Transactions on e-Learning, 11(1): e5 (http://www.eudl.eu/doi/10.4108/icst.trans.eeel.2011.e5)

Refereed Conference Proceedings:

  1. Yu*#, J., Dib, H., & Adamo-Villani, N. (2014). Computer animation for learning building construction management: a comparative study of first person versus third person view. Proceedings of e-LEOT – 1st International Conference on e-Learning e- Education and Online Training, Bethesda, Maryland, September 2014. Springer
  2. Dib*, H., Adamo-Villani, N., & Garver#, S. (2014). An interactive virtual environment to improve undergraduate students’ competence in surveying mathematics. Proceedings of ICCCBE 2014, Orlando, FL, June 2014.
  3. Dib*, H., Chou, K., & Moaveni, S. (2014). An interactive steel connection teaching tool - A virtual structure. Proceedings of ICCCBE 2014, Orlando, FL, June 2014.
  4. Adamo-Villani, N., Dib, H., & Garver, S. (2013). (In Review) An Interactive Virtual Environment for Teaching “Triangulations and Coordinates Calculations” to Surveying Students. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference of Information Visualization IV13, 15-18 July 2013, London, UK.
  5. Dib, H., Adamo-Villani, N., & Garver, S. (2012). An Interactive Virtual Environment for Learning Differential Leveling. Proceedings of the 3rd World Conference on Information Technology, 14-16 November 2012, Barcelona, Spain
  6. Chen, Y., Dib, H., Cox, R. (2012) A Framework for Measuring Building Information Modeling Maturity based on Perception of Practitioners and Academics outside the USA. Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Applications of IT in the AEC Industry, October 17-19, 2012. Beirut, Lebanon
  7. Koch, D., Dib, H. (2012). Construction Management Documentation using BIM. Proceedings of CIB International Conference of W055, Management of Construction: Research to Practice, 26-29 June 2012, Montreal, Canada.
  8. Chen, Y., Dib, H. (2012). A Framework for Measuring BIM Maturity. Proceedings of 14th International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, June 27-29, 2012, Moscow, Russia.
  9. Chen, Y., Dib, H., Cox, R. (2012) A Modified Framework for Measuring Building Information Modeling Maturity based on Experts’ Perception. Proceedings of 2012 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, June 17-20, 2012. Clearwater Beach, FL.
  10. Dib, H., Adamo-Villani, N., Nilforooshan#, R. (2012). A Serious Game for Learning the LEED Green Building Rating System. Proceedings of 2012 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, June 17-20, 2012. Clearwater Beach, FL.
  11. Dib, H., Adamo-Villani, N., & Issa Raja R. (2011). A GIS-Based Integrated Information Model to Improve Building Construction Management: Design and Initial Evaluation. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality, November 3 & 4, 2011, Bauhaus-Universitat Weimar, Germany.
  12. Chen, Y., & Dib, H. (2011). Modeling Information Behavior of Communication System supported by Building Information Modeling. Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Construction and Project Management (IPEDR), vol.15 (2011). LACIST Press, Singapore.
  13. Chen, C., Dib, H., & Lasker, G. C. (2011). Benefits of implementing Building Information Modeling for healthcare facility Commissioning, Proceedings of 2011 ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering, June 19-22, 2011, Miami, FL, USA.
  14. Dib, H., & Adamo-Villani, N. (2011). An e-tool for assessing undergraduate students learning of surveying concepts and practices. Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on IT Revolutions, March 23-25, 2011, Cordoba, Spain.
  15. Dib, H., & Koch, D. (2010). Integration of curriculum between computer graphics technology (CGT) and Building construction management (BCM). Proceedings of  BIM-Related Academic Workshop, December 7-9, 2010, Washington DC, USA.
  16. Koch, D., & Dib, H. (2010). Integrating BIM into mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) construction management curriculum. Proceedings of  BIM-Related Academic Workshop, December 7-9, 2010, Washington DC, USA.
  17. Dib, H., & Adamo-Villani, N. (2010). Assessment of serious gaming and Virtual Reality in the learning of the fundamentals of Surveying and Construction Layout courses. Proceedings of CIB W78 27th International conference on Applications of IT in the AEC Industry & Accelerating BIM Research Workshop, November 16-19, 2010, Cairo, Egypt.
  18. Dib, H., Chen#, U., & Cory, C. (2010). Using an Object Oriented Database Approach to enable students in learning industry practices. Proceedings of CIB W78 27th International conference on Applications of IT in the AEC Industry & Accelerating BIM Research Workshop, November 16-19, 2010, Cairo, Egypt.
  19. Howard, E., Cory, C. & Dib, H. (2010). Impact of gaming application use in construction engineering education. Proceedings of Computing in Civil and Building Engineering International Conference, June 30 – July 2, 2010 Nottingham, UK, Nottingham University Press, Paper 298, p. 595, ISBN 978-1-907284-60-1.
  20. Cory, C., Dib, H., Howard#, E. & Hall#, C. (2010). Evolution of a construction graphics course for engineering education. Proceedings of Computing in Civil and Building Engineering International Conference, June 30-July 2, 2010 Nottingham, UK, Nottingham University Press, Paper 281, p. 561, ISBN 978-1-907284-60-1.
  21. Dib, H., Adamo-Villani, N., Crawford, W. & Keith, D. (2010). Virtual Reality for learning construction surveying. Proceedings of Computing in Civil and Building Engineering International Conference, June 30- July 2, 2010 Nottingham, UK, Nottingham University Press, Paper 293, p. 585, ISBN 978-1-907284-60-1.
  22. Dib, H., Issa, R., & Flood I. (2007). Space availability approach to planning and staffing construction activities. Proceedings of ASCE Construction Research Congress, Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas, May 6-8, 2007.
  23. Dib, H., Issa, R. A., & Cox, R. (2006). Visual information access and management for life cycle project management. Proceedings of Joint CIB W78, W102, ICCCBE, ICCC, and DMUCE International Conference on Computing and Decision Making in Civil and Building Engineering, Montreal, Canada, 14-16 June. http://itc.scix.net/cgi-bin/works/Show?w78-2006-tf383

Workshops

  1. Dib H., (2012). Workshop leader on Building Information Modeling/Management (BIM). Construction Research Congress. May 21, 2012. Purdue University, IN. http://rebar.ecn.purdue.edu/crc2012/workshop.htm
  2. Chen, Y., Dib, H., Cox, R. (2012) Investigating and Measuring Building Information Modeling Maturity. Proceedings of EcoBuild America, December 3-7, 2012. Washington, DC
  3. 2010) Dib was part of a US delegation of distinguished Civil Engineering professors from peer institutions funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to organize and deliver a workshop in Abuja - Nigeria to promote Innovative Design Approaches to Sustainable Buildings.
  4. BIM presentation at Ecobuild America an AEC sciences and technology conference (2009). Code: W102, Title: Higher Education Transformation, Room Number: 147B, Day: Tuesday, Date: 12/08/2009, Time: 0900 – 1200

Presentations Posters and Abstracts:

  1. Dib, H. (2013). Collaborative Research: An Interactive Steel Connection Teaching Tool: A Virtual Structure. Proceedings of the National Sciences Foundation (NSF) Transforming Undergraduate Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (TUES STEM) Principal Investigator (PI) conference, January 23-25, 2013, Washington DC (Project # 1140468)
  2. Dib*, H. (2013). Collaborative Research: An Interactive Steel Connection Teaching Tool: A Virtual Structure. Proceedings of the National Sciences Foundation (NSF)
    Transforming Undergraduate Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (TUES STEM) Principal Investigator (PI) conference, January 23-25,
    2013, Washington DC (Project # 1140468 – abstract and poster)
  3. Li*#, M., Dib, H., & Alter, K. (2011). Utilize 4D simulation to visualize details in passive house design. ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil
    Engineering, June 19-22, 2011, Miami, FL, USA.
  4. Dib* H., Adamo-Villani, N., & Oania, M. (2011). The VELS: Virtual Learning Environment for Learning Surveying. College of Technology Convocation. Poster.
  5. Demir*#, I., Dib, H. (2011). 3D Process Quality Analyzer. College of Technology Convocation. Poster.
  6. Chen*#, U., & Dib, H. (2011). BIM’s impact on efficiency measures of information communication based on the three-dimensional morphology of system engineering.
    ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering, June 19-22, 2011, Miami, FL, USA.
  7. Dib*, H., Issa, R., & Cox, R. (2006). Visual information access and management for life cycle project management. UF Graduate Student Council Research Forum, March 29, 2006. (Poster)

External Grants:

  1. National Sciences Foundation – Transforming Undergraduate Education (NSFTUES). Grant Title: VELS: An interactive Virtual Environment for Learning Surveying. Duration of funding: 2012-2014 Total amount of award: $199,999. Role: PI
  2. National Sciences Foundation – Transforming Undergraduate Education (NSFTUES). Grant Title: Collaborative Research: An interactive Steel Connection Teaching Tool - A Virtual structure. Duration of funding: 2012-2014 Total amount of award: $198,706. Role: PI
  3. Industry grant: Capital equipment grant from Holder Construction Company. Duration of funding: 2013-2017 Total amount of award: $100,000. Role: Co-PI (50%, C. Cory PI)

Internal Grants:

  1. Purdue Research Foundation (PRF) Summer Faculty Grant. Grant Title: The Sustainability Challenge: a "multi-dimensional" serious game to promote learning of sustainable building principles and practices. Duration of funding: 2013. Total amount of award: $8000. Role: PI 
  2. Purdue Research Foundation (PRF) Summer Faculty Grant. Grant Title: A novel System for Automated Construction Process Supervision. Duration of funding: 2011. Total amount of award: $8000. Role: PI
  3. Purdue Research Foundation (PRF) Summer Faculty Grant. Grant Title: International Travel Grant Duration of award: 2011. Total amount of ward: $1000. Role: PI

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