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Multi-Objective Optimisation Framework for Designing Office Windows: Quality of View, Daylight and Energy Efficiency

Pilechiha, P., Mahdavinejad, M., Rahimian, F., Carnemolla, P. & Seyedzadeh, S., 3 Jan 2020, In : Applied Energy. 261, 1 March 2020, 23 p., 114356.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiobjective optimization
energy efficiency
Energy efficiency
Office buildings
Systems analysis

On-Demand Monitoring of Construction Projects through a Game-Like Hybrid Application of BIM and Machine Learning

Rahimian, F., Seyedzadeh, S., Oliver, S., Rodriguez, S. & Dawood, N., 29 Feb 2020, In : Automation in Construction. 110, 14 p., 103012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning systems
Monitoring
Image processing
Object recognition
Virtual reality
2019
151 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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International cooperation
Innovation
Industry
Cyber Physical System
Internet of things
10 Downloads (Pure)

A Framework for Improving Business and Technical Operations within Timber Frame Self-Build Housing Sector by Applying an Integrated VR/AR and BIM Approach

Potseluyko, L. & Rahimian, F., 18 Sep 2019, Construction and Management in Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Operations (AECO): 36th CIB W78 2019 Conference ICT in Design. p. 539 548 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Timber
Virtual reality
Augmented reality
Communication
Industry

Automated Planning of Concrete Joint Layouts with 4D-BIM

Sheikhkhoshkar, M., Rahimian, F., Kaveh, M. H., Hosseini, M. R. & Edwards, D., 30 Nov 2019, In : Automation in Construction. 107, 13 p., 102943.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Concretes
Planning
Structural design
Spreadsheets
Structural integrity
21 Downloads (Pure)

Integrating Building Information Modelling (BIM) and System Dynamics Approaches to Decrease Cost Overrun in Mass Housing Projects

Sheikhkhoshkar, M., Mir, M., Rahimian, F. & Kumar, B., 18 Sep 2019, Construction and Management in Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Operations (AECO): 36th CIB W78 2019 Conference ICT in Design. University of Northumbria, Newcastle-upon-Tyne., p. 498 507 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Dynamical systems
Costs
Budget control
Interchanges
Interoperability
83 Downloads (Pure)

Integration of VR with BIM to facilitate real-time creation of bill of quantities during the design phase: a proof of concept study

Davidson, J., Fowler, J., Pantazis, C., Sannino, M., Walker, J., Sheikhkhoshkar, M. & Rahimian, F., 15 Jun 2019, In : Frontiers of Engineering Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Virtual reality
Costs
Experiments

Multi-Objective Optimisation for Tuning Building Heating and Cooling Loads Forecasting Models

Seyedzadeh, S., Rahimian, F., Rastogi, P., Oliver, S., Glesk, I. & Kumar, B., 18 Sep 2019, Construction and Management in Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Operations (AECO): 36th CIB W78 2019 Conference ICT in Design. University of Northumbria, Newcastle-upon-Tyne., p. 964 974 p.

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Multiobjective optimization
Learning systems
Loads (forces)
Tuning
Cooling
2 Downloads (Pure)

OCDMA-Based Sensor Network for Monitoring Construction Sites Affected by Vibrations

Rahimian, F., Seyedzadeh, S. & Glesk, I., 13 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Information Technology in Construction.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Optical sensors
Sensor networks
Structural health monitoring
Fiber optics
Monitoring

Offsite manufacturing: Envisioning the future agenda

Goulding, J. & Rahimian, F., 11 Jul 2019, Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction: People, Process and Technology. Goulding, J. S. & Rahimian, F. P. (eds.). Rouledge, p. 1-22

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction: People, Process and Technology

Goulding, J. S. (ed.) & Rahimian, F. P. (ed.), 25 Jun 2019, 1 ed. London: Routledge. 524 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

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OpenBIM-Tango integrated virtual showroom for offsite manufactured production of self-build housing

Rahimian, F., Chavdarova, V., Oliver, S. & Chamo, F., 30 Jun 2019, In : Automation in Construction. 102, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Interoperability
Information management
Servers
Decision making
Communication
5 Downloads (Pure)

The Last Planner System in view of Promise Theory

Khanzadi, M., Shahbazi, M. M., Rahimian, F. & Sheikhkhoshkar, M., 18 Sep 2019, Construction and Management in Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Operations (AECO): 36th CIB W78 2019 Conference ICT in Design. University of Northumbria, Newcastle-upon-Tyne., p. 170 177 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Knowledge management

Tuning machine learning models for prediction of building energy loads

Seyedzadeh, S., Rahimian, F., Rastogi, P. & Glesk, I., 16 Mar 2019, In : Sustainable Cities and Society. 47, 101484.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dynamic loads
Learning systems
building
Tuning
energy
2 Downloads (Pure)

Using real occupancy in retrofit decision-making: Reducing the performance gap in low utilisation higher education buildings

Oliver, S., Seyedzadeh, S. & Rahimian, F., 18 Sep 2019, Construction and Management in Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Operations (AECO): 36th CIB W78 2019 Conference ICT in Design. University of Northumbria, Newcastle-upon-Tyne., p. 676 688 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Education
Decision making
Heating
Lighting
Scheduling
2018
74 Downloads (Pure)

Are computers agents? Considering the implication of classifying computers as occupants on energy consumption and proximity-as-utility equipment scheduling

Oliver, S. & Rahimian, F., 30 Jun 2018, Creative Construction Conference 2018 - Proceedings.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Energy utilization
Scheduling

Integration of BIM work culture for improving global project collaboration productivity

Ghafar, M. A., Ibrahim, R., Shari, Z. & Rahimian, F., 18 May 2018, Contemporary Strategies and Approaches in 3-D Information Modeling. 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Visualization
Productivity
Visual communication
Human engineering
Developing countries
95 Downloads (Pure)

Machine learning for estimation of building energy consumption and performance: a review

Seyedzadeh, S., Rahimian, F., Glesk, I. & Roper, M., 31 Dec 2018, In : Visualization in Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Energy Consumption
Learning systems
Machine Learning
Energy utilization
Energy

Virtual Reality Applications in Architecture: Bill of Quantities & Virtual Reality

Davidson, J., Fowler, J., Pantazis, C., Sannino, M., Walker, J. & Rahimian, F., 30 Jun 2018, Creative Construction Conference 2018.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
Virtual reality
Costs
Experiments
2017
71 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
urban research
field research
acceptance
statistics
discourse
75 Downloads (Pure)

Advanced virtual reality applications and intelligent agents for construction process optimisation and defect prevention

Asgari, Z. & Rahimian, F., 24 Aug 2017, In : Procedia Engineering. 196, p. 1130-1137

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Intelligent agents
Virtual reality
Radio frequency identification (RFID)
Defects
Innovation
89 Downloads (Pure)

Ornamental art and symbolism: activators of historical regeneration for Kazakhstan's landscape architecture

Yussupova, A., Songfu, L., Namazbay, A., Rahimian, F. & Ebrahimi, A. N., 30 Nov 2017, In : Archnet-IJAR.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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symbolism
Semiotics
Kazakhstan
art
regeneration
95 Downloads (Pure)

Review of motivations, success factors, and barriers to the adoption of offsite manufacturing in Nigeria

Rahimian, F., Goulding, J., Akintoye, A. & Kolo, S., 24 Aug 2017, In : Procedia Engineering. 196, p. 512-519

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Construction industry
Supply chains
Logistics
Costs
Industry
14 Downloads (Pure)

Successful education of professionals for supporting future BIM implementation within the architecture engineering construction context

Rahimian, F., Goulding, J. S. & Arciszewski, T., 16 Jan 2017, Online Learning for STEM Subjects. Childs, M. & Soetanto, R. (eds.). Routledge, p. 143-163

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Information management
Education
Compliance
76 Downloads (Pure)

Variable weight spectral amplitude coding for multiservice OCDMA networks

Seyedzadeh, S., Rahimian, F., Glesk, I. & Kakaee, M. H., 30 Sep 2017, In : Optical Fiber Technology : Materials, Devices and Systems. 37, p. 53-60

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Code division multiple access
Video streaming
Quality of service
Internet
Mathematical models
2016

Advanced intelligent agents for optimised dynamic process monitoring and defect inspection in construction projects

Rahimian, F., Goulding, JS., Holt, GD. & Matuszewski, B., 1 Jun 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Intelligent agents
Process monitoring
Inspection
Defects
Innovation

Offsite manufacturing in Nigeria: feasibility research and future directions

Kolo, S. J., Rahimian, F. & Goulding, JS., 1 Jun 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Construction industry
Supply chains
Education
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

Architectural changes and motivational factors for post-earthquake house transformation in Lar City, Iran

Parva, M., Dola, K. & Rahimian, F., 1 Mar 2015, In : Pertanika Journal of Social Science and Humanities. 23, 1, p. 47-65 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Iran
natural disaster
housing
shortage
reconstruction

Avoiding stiffness: perspectives of agile technology diffusion

Ezcan, V., Goulding, J., Rahimian, F. & Kuruoglu, M., 28 Jul 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Technology diffusion
Stiffness
Information and communication technology
Competitiveness
Construction sector

Construction education requirements for achieving level 2 and 3 BIM

Ojo, A. O., Rahimian, F., Goulding, J. & Pye, C., 4 Nov 2015, ARCOM Doctoral Workshop on Construction Education in the New Digital Age.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
Education
Construction industry
Industry
Communication
Life cycle

Design creativity: future directions for integrated visualisation

Goulding, J. S. & Rahimian, F., 1 Nov 2015, In : ArchNet-IJAR: International Journal of Architectural Research. 9, 3, p. 1-5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Visualization
Interchanges
Process engineering
Product design
Virtual reality

Holistic learning: a workforce development paradigm

Ene, G. U., Goulding, J. S., John, G. A. & Rahimian, F., 28 Jul 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Construction industry
Industry
Knowledge based systems
Innovation
Personnel

Housing stakeholders perspective on offsite manufactiring in Nigeria

Kolo, S. J., Rahimian, F. & Goulding, J. S., 31 Jul 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Construction industry
Supply chains
Logistics
Costs

Housing stakeholders' perspective on offsite manufacturing in Nigeria

Kolo, S. J., Rahimian, F. & Goulding, J., 28 Jul 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Construction industry
Supply chains
Logistics
Costs
45 Citations (Scopus)

New offsite production and business models in construction: priorities for the future research agenda

Goulding, J. S., Rahimain, F., Arif, M. & Sharp, M. D., 4 May 2015, In : Architectural Engineering and Design Management. 11, 3, p. 163-184 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry
Construction industry
Supply chains
Research agenda
Business model
teaching style
transdisciplinary
diagnostic
learning environment
engineering

Transnational adaptation model for facilitating technology and expertise mobilisation in Gulf AEC organisations

Rahimian, F., Goulding, J. S., Salama, A. M., Ruddock, S. & Ibrahim, H. G. A., 28 Jul 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Expertise
Mobilization
Engineering industry
Business model
Construction industry

Virtual generative BIM workspace for maximising AEC conceptual design innovation: A paradigm of future opportunities

Abrishami, S., Goulding, J., Pour Rahimian, F. & Ganah, A., 2015, In : Construction Innovation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conceptual design
Innovation
Automation
Architectural design
Construction industry
2014

Construction Partnering: Moving Towards the Rationalisation for a Dominant Paradigm

Crompton, L., Goulding, J. & Rahimian, F., 1 Jun 2014, In : International Journal of Sustainable Tropical Design Research and Practice. 7, 1, p. 57-78 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rationalization
Paradigm
Partnering
Construction industry
Integral

Editorial preface: Moving towards sustainable future

Dola, K. & Rahimian, F., 1 Jun 2014, In : Alam Cipta. 7, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

sustainability
interpreter
quality of life
housing
resident

Enhanced use of ICT by SMEs in construction: a scenario thinking approach

Sawhney, A., Mukherjee, K., Rahimian, F. & Goulding, J., 24 Jun 2014, Creative Construction Conference 2014, Prague, Czech Republic, 21/06/14. p. 334-339 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Information and communication technology
Scenarios
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Construction sector
Chronology

G-BIM framework: a feasibility study for the adoption of generative BIM workspace for conceptual design automation

Abrishami, S., Goulding, J. S., Rahimian, F., Ganah, A. & Sawhney, A., 24 Jun 2014, Creative Construction Conference 2014. p. 539-543 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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Conceptual design
Automation
Parameterization
Application programs
Innovation

G-BIM framework and development process for integrated AEC design automation

Abrishami, S., Goulding, J., Rahimian, F. P., Ganah, A. & Sawhney, A., 2014, Procedia engineering. p. 10-17

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
Automation
Conceptual design
Parameterization
Application programs
Innovation
11 Downloads (Pure)

Housing delivery in Nigeria and the opportunity for offsite manufacturing

Kolo, S. J., Rahimian, F. & Goulding, J. S., 21 Jun 2014, Creative Construction Conference 2014. p. 85-90 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

File
Nigeria
Manufacturing
Population growth
Supply chain
Shortage

Integration of BIM and generative design to exploit AEC conceptual design innovation

Abrishami, S., Goulding, J. S., Rahimian, F. P. & Ganah, A., 2014, In : ITcon. 19, p. 350-359 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conceptual design
Innovation
Automation
Decision making
Students

Offsite manufacturing: the way forward for Nigeria's housing industry

Kolo, S. J., Rahimian, F. & Goulding, J., 1 Jun 2014, In : International Journal of Sustainable Tropical Design Research and Practice. 7, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Industry
Supply chains
Costs

Offsite manufacturing construction: A big opportunity for housing delivery in Nigeria

Kolo, S. J., Rahimian, F. P. & Goulding, J. S., 2014, Procedia Engineering. p. 319-327

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Developing countries
Supply chains

Successful education for AEC professionals: case study of applying immersive game-like virtual reality interfaces

Rahimian, F., Arciszewski, T. & Goulding, J. S., 19 May 2014, In : Visualization in Engineering. 2, 4, 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Virtual Reality
Virtual reality
Education
Game
Engineering