Publications

Conferences

Daniel, Hannah, Bharadwaj Mantha, and Borja García de Soto. “Towards a Review of Building Energy Forecast Models.” In Proceedings of The 2019 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, 17-19 June 2019, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (2019). DOI: 10.1061/9780784482445.010

Mantha, Bharadwaj and Borja García de Soto. “Cybersecurity challenges and vulnerability assessment in the construction industry." Proceedings of the 2019 Creative Construction Conference, 29 June - 2 July 2019, Budapest, Hungary. DOI: 10.3311/CCC2019-005

Mantha, Bharadwaj and Borja García de Soto. “Designing a Reliable Fiducial Marker Network for Autonomous Indoor Robot Navigation". In proceedings to the 36th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), May 21-24, 2019, Banff, AB, Canada. DOI: https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC2019/0011

Mantha, Bharadwaj and Borja García de Soto. “Task Allocation and Route Planning for Robotic Service Networks with Multiple Depots in Indoor Environments.” In Proceedings of The 2019 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, 17-19 June 2019, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (2019). DOI: 10.1061/9780784482438.030

Wu, Keyi, Borja García de Soto,  Bryan T. Adey, and Feilian Zhang. “Automatic generation of the vertical transportation demands during the construction of high-rise buildings using BIM". In proceedings to the 36th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), May 21-24, 2019, Banff, AB, Canada. DOI: https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC2019/0014

García de Soto, Borja, Isolda Agustí Juan, Samuel Joss, Jens Hunhevicz, Guillaume Habert, and Bryant T. Adey. "Rethinking the roles in the AEC industry to accommodate digital fabrication." Sixth Creative Construction Conference 2018, CCC 2018, 30 June - 3 July 2018, Ljubljana, Slovenia. DOI: 10.3311/CCC2018-012

Mengiste, Eyob, and Borja García de Soto. “Using the Rate of Color Evolution of a Point Cloud to Monitor the Performance of Construction Trades.” In proceedings to the 18th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality (CONVR2018), 21-23 November 2018, Auckland, New Zealand (2018).

Susset, Robert, Borja García de Soto, Claus Maier. "Determination of a classification tool for IFC data models based on a predefined classification system." Sixth Creative Construction Conference 2018, CCC 2018, 30 June - 3 July 2018, Ljubljana, Slovenia. DOI: 10.3311/CCC2018-047

Wu, Keyi, Borja García de Soto, Feilian Zhang, and Bryan T. Adey. “Automatic Generation of the Consumption for Temporary Construction Structures Using BIM: Applications to Formwork." In proceedings to the 35th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC) and International AEC/FM Hackathon, 20-25 July 2018, Berlin, Germany (2018).

Kerwin, Sean, Borja García de Soto, and Bryan T. Adey. "Comparison of the predictive performance of artificial neural network models for water main failures." In proceedings to the Sixth International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE2018),  28-31 October 2018, Ghent, Belgium (2018).

Amiri, Roya, Javad Majrouhi Sardroud, and Borja García de Soto. "BIM-based Applications of Metaheuristic Algorithms to Support the Decision-making Process: Uses in the Planning of Construction Site Layout." Procedia Engineering 196 (2017): 558-564. DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2017.08.030

Chen, Qian, Yunus Emre Harmanci, Yaowen Ou, and Borja García de Soto. "Robust IFC Files to Improve Information Exchange: An Application for Thermal Energy Simulation." Resilient Structures and Sustainable Construction (2017): AAE-4. DOI: 10.14455/ISEC.res.2017.8

García de Soto, Borja, Anton Rosarius, Jochen Rieger, Qian Chen, and Bryan T. Adey. "Using a Tabu-search Algorithm and 4D Models to Improve Construction Project Schedules.Procedia Engineering 196 (2017): 698-705. DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2017.07.236.

Kneppers, Jax, and Borja García de Soto. "Workflow Improvements and Project Success Driven by Mobile Technology." In 2017 AACE Annual Meeting. AACE, 2017. Orlando, Florida, USA

Ou, Yaowen, Yunus Emre Harmanci, Qian Chen, Borja García de Soto, Vasileios Ntertimanis, and Eleni Chatzi. "A Finite Element Analysis Approach to Improve Interoperability for Thermal Energy Simulations." Resilient Structures and Sustainable Construction (2017): AAE-5. DOI: 10.14455/ISEC.res.2017.28

García de Soto, Borja, and Bryan T. Adey. "Preliminary Resource-based Estimates Combining Artificial Intelligence Approaches and Traditional Techniques." Procedia Engineering 164 (2016): 261-268. DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2016.11.618

Kneppers, Jax, and Borja García de Soto. "Mobile Collection Technology to Develop Accurate Cost Reports." In 2016 AACE International Annual Meeting. June 2016. Ontario, Canada.

Streule, Thomas, Nino Miserini, Olin Bartlomé, Michael Klippel, and Borja García de Soto. "Implementation of Scrum in the Construction Industry." Procedia Engineering 164 (2016): 269-276. DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2016.11.619

Chih, Ying-Yi, Long D. Nguyen, and Borja García de Soto. "Knowledge Areas Taught in Project Management Programs in Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States." In 12th Bi-Annual IRNOP Conference, IRNOP 2015. The Bartlett, UCL Faculty of the Built Environment, 2015. London, UK

García de Soto, Borja, and Bryan T. Adey. "Regression-Based Estimation of Material Quantities Using Case-Based Reasoning." In 2015 AACE International Annual Meeting. AACEI, June 2015. Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

García de Soto, Borja, and Bryan T. Adey. "Investigation of the case-based reasoning retrieval process to estimate resources in construction projects." Procedia Engineering 123 (2015): 169-181. DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2015.10.074

Nguyen, Long D., Ying-Yi Chih, and Borja García de Soto. "Exploring knowledge areas offered in project management programs in construction." In ICSC15: The Canadian Society for Civil Engineering 5th International/11th Construction Specialty Conference (2015). DOI: 10.14288/1.0076321

 

Other Publications

García de Soto, Borja. "The Construction Industry Needs a Robot Revolution.", WIRED, April 4, 2019

Mantha, Bharadwaj and Borja García de Soto. "Cybersecurity vulnerability assessment in the construction industry: Agent-Based Model implementation in Python." [Code] June 2019. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.10789.55524

García de Soto, Borja. "La digitalización y automatización en el sector de la construcción y el papel del director de proyectos". [Digitalization and automation in the construction industry and the role of the project manager]. PMI Lima Perú Chapter, Special Edition, June-July-August, 2018. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.35552.94724 (in Spanish)

Senn, Christian, Borja García de Soto, Bryan T. Adey, Simon Caspar, and Reto Camenzind. "Effizienter Betrieb und Unterhalt der technischen Infrastruktur (EFFIN): Schlussbericht." ETH Zurich, 2016. DOI: 10.3929/ethz-a-010737603