Publications

Conferences

Mohamed Shibly, M.U.R., and García de Soto, B. (2020). Threat Modeling in Construction: An Example of a 3D Concrete Printing System. 37th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC 2020 Online). October 26-30, 2020, at the Kitakyushu International Conference Center, Kitakyushu, Japan  (moved online). DOI: https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC2020/0087

Prieto, S.A., García de Soto, B., and Adan, A. (2020). A Methodology to Monitor Construction Progress Using Autonomous Robots. 37th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC 2020 Online). October 26-30, 2020, at the Kitakyushu International Conference Center, Kitakyushu, Japan  (moved online). DOI: https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC2020/0210

Xu, X., and García de Soto, B. (2020). On-site Autonomous Construction Robots: A Review of Research Areas, Technologies, and Suggestions for Advancement. 37th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC 2020 Online). October 26-30, 2020, at the Kitakyushu International Conference Center, Kitakyushu, Japan (moved online). DOI: https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC2020/0055

Mantha, B., Jung, Y., and García de Soto, B. (2020). Implementation of the Common Vulnerability Scoring System to Assess the Cyber Vulnerability in Construction Projects. Eight Creative Construction Conference (CCC 2020), 28 June to 1 July 2020 [moved to digital platform]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3311/CCC2020-030

Pekuss, R., García de Soto, B. (2020). Preliminary Productivity Analysis of Conventional, Precast and 3D Printing Production Techniques for Concrete Columns with Simple Geometry. In: Bos F., Lucas S., Wolfs R., Salet T. (eds) Second RILEM International Conference on Concrete and Digital Fabrication. DC 2020. RILEM Bookseries, vol 28. Springer, Cham. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-49916-7_100

Ramani, A., García de Soto, B. (2020). Preliminary Study of the Implications of 3D Printing on the Construction Supply Chain. In: Bos F., Lucas S., Wolfs R., Salet T. (eds) Second RILEM International Conference on Concrete and Digital Fabrication. DC 2020. RILEM Bookseries, vol 28. Springer, Cham. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-49916-7_101

Mantha, Bharadwaj, Borja García de Soto, and Ramesh Karri. "Cybersecurity Implications in the Commissioning Process of Buildings." Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Europe Conference (CIPRE), 14-16 October, 2019, Milan, Italy

Ramani, Ayyagari V. and Borja García de Soto. "Towards a quantitative analysis of the impacts of 3D concrete printing on the construction supply chain." 2nd International Conference on 3D Construction Printing (3DcP 2019), 11-14th October, 2019, Tianjin, China

Pekuss, Raitis and Borja García de Soto. "An overview of the status of 3D printing of concrete in the United Arab Emirates." 2nd International Conference on 3D Construction Printing (3DcP 2019), 11-14 October, 2019, Tianjin, China

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 (CCC-2019), 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. "Performance comparison for pipe failure prediction using artificial neural networks." 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

García de Soto, B., Georgescu, A., Mantha, B., Turk, Ž., Maciel, A. (2020). Construction Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection: Significance, Overlaps, and Proposed Action PlanPreprints, 2020050213. DOI: https://doi.org/10.20944/preprints202005.0213.v1

Mantha, B., García de Soto, B., and Karri, R. (2020). Cyber Security Threat Modeling in the Construction Industry: A Countermeasure Example During the Commissioning ProcessengrXiv, DOI: https://doi.org/10.31224/osf.io/gn78a

García de Soto, B. and Skibniewski, M. J. (2020). "Future of robotics and automation in construction." Chapter 15. In A. Sawhney, M. Riley & J. Irizarry (Eds.). Construction 4.0: An Innovation Platform for the Built Environment (pp. 289-306). 1st Edition. London: Routledge, ISBN-13: 978-0367027308. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1201/9780429398100-15

Mantha, B. R. K., García de Soto, B., Menassa, C. C., and Kamat, V. R. (2020). "Robots in indoor and outdoor environments." Chapter 16. In A. Sawhney, M. Riley & J. Irizarry (Eds.). Construction 4.0: An Innovation Platform for the Built Environment (pp. 307-325). 1st Edition. London: Routledge, ISBN-13: 978-0367027308. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1201/9780429398100-16

Pärn, E. A. and García de Soto, B. (2020). "Cyber threats and actors confronting the Construction 4.0." Chapter 22. In A. Sawhney, M. Riley & J. Irizarry (Eds.). Construction 4.0: An Innovation Platform for the Built Environment (pp. 441-459). 1st Edition. London: Routledge, ISBN-13: 978-0367027308. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1201/9780429398100-22

Xu, Xinghui, Borja García de Soto, and Bharadwaj Mantha. "How can computing increase the productivity of the construction industry? An integrated multi-aspect BIM-based system for dynamic productivity management." 2019 Summer School on Computing in Construction (CCSS), 14-20th July 2019, Senigallia, Italy. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.30225.58722

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