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Yuqing Hu

Assistant Professor


  • Architectural Engineering

Research Areas:

Building Construction




  • BS, Engineering Management, Tongji University, 2013
  • MS, Management Science & Engineering, Tongji University, 2016
  • MS, Computational Science & Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019
  • Ph D, Building Construction, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020


Journal Articles

  • Yuqing Hu, Daniel Castro-Lacoutured, Chuck Eastman and Shamkant B Navathe, 2020, "Automatic clash correction sequence optimization using a clash dependency network", Automation in Construction
  • Jianli Chen, Xinhua Gao, Yuqing Hu, Zhaoyun Zeng and Yanan Liu, 2019, "A Meta-model based optimization approach for fast calibration of building energy models", Energy
  • Yuqing Hu, Daniel Castro-lacouture and Charles M Eastman, 2019, "Holistic clash detection improvement using a component dependent network in BIM projects", Automation in Construction, 105
  • Yuqing Hu and Daniel Castro-Lacouture, 2019, "Clash relevance prediction based on machine learning", Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 33, (2), pp. 04018060
  • Yuqing Hu, Daniel Castro, Chuck Eastman and Shamkant Navathe, , "Component Change List Prediction for BIM-based Clash Resolution from a Graph Perspective", Journal of Construction Engineering and Management

Conference Proceedings

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

  • The Best Paper Award of the Computer Applications & Simulation, Technology, & Data Analytics Track, the ASCE Construction Research Congress 2020, March 2020


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