Chen Ke

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     Associate Professor

       Phone: (86) 15342200726

     Email: chenkecm@hust.edu.cn

     Academic Areas: Construction Management

     Research Interests:Building Information Modeling, Project Information Management, Construction Industrialization

Academic Degrees

PhD in Construction Management, 2018, The University of Hong Kong;
BSc(Hons) in Building Engineering and Management, 2013, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Professional Experience

Associate Professor (2019.1-present); Department of Construction Management, School of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology,
Postdoctoral Fellow (2018.1-2019.1); Department of Real Estate and Construction, Faculty of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong,
Research Assistant (2017.9-2018.1); Department of Real Estate and Construction, Faculty of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong

Selected Publications

• Chen, K.*, & Lu, W., Bridging BIM and building (BBB) for information management in construction: The underlying mechanism and implementation: Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management, In Press, 2019.
• Zheng, L., Chen, K.*, & Lu, W., Bibliometric analysis of the construction education research from 1982 to 2017: Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, In Press, 2019.
• Xue, F., Lu, W.*, Chen, K., & Zetkulic, A., ¬From ‘semantic segmentation’ to ‘semantic registration’: A derivative-free optimization-based approach for automatic generation of semantically rich as-built building information models (BIMs) from 3D point clouds: Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, In Press, 2019.
• Lu, W., Chen, K.*, Zetkulic, A., & Liang, C., Measuring building information modelling maturity: A Hong Kong case study: International Journal of Construction Management, In Press, 2019.
• Xue, F., Lu, W.*, Webster, C., & Chen, K., A derivative-free optimization-based approach for detecting architectural symmetries from 3D point clouds: ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Vol. 148: 32-40, 2019.
• Niu, Y.*, Lu, W., Xue, F., Liu, D., Chen, K., Fang, D., & Anumba, C., Towards the “Third Wave”: An SCO-enabled occupational health and safety management system for construction: Safety Science, Vol. 111: 213-223, 2019.
• Lu, W.*, Webster, C., Peng, Y., Chen, X., & Chen, K., Big data in construction waste management: Prospects and challenges: Detritus Journal, Vol. 4: 129-139, 2018.
• Xu, J.*, Lu, W., Xue, F., Chen, K., Ye, M., Wang, J., & Chen, X., Cross-boundary collaboration in waste management research: A network analysis: Environmental Impact Assessment Review, Vol. 73: 128-141, 2018.
• Lu, W., Chen, K.*, Xue, F., & Pan, W., Searching for an optimal level of prefabrication in construction: An analytical framework: Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 201: 236-245, 2018.
• Wang, H., Lu, W.*, Söderlund, J., & Chen, K., The interplay between formal and informal institutions in projects: A social network analysis: Project Management Journal, Vol. 49, No. 4: 20-35, 2018.
• Chen, K.*, & Lu, W., Design for manufacture and assembly-oriented design approach to curtain wall system: A case study of a commercial building in Wuhan, China: Sustainability, Vol. 10, No. 7: 2211, 2018.
• Xue, F., Lu, W.*, & Chen, K., Automatic generation of semantically rich as-built building information models using 2D images: A derivative-free optimization approach: Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Vol. 33, No. 11: 926-942, 2018.
• Xue, F., Chen, K.*, Lu, W., Niu, Y., & Huang G. Q., Linking radio-frequency identification to Building Information Modeling: Status quo, development trajectory and guidelines for practitioners: Automation in Construction, Vol. 93: 241-251, 2018.
• Chen, K., Lu, W.*, Xue, F., Tang, P., & Li, L. H., Automatic building information model reconstruction in high-density urban areas: Augmenting multi-source data with architectural knowledge: Automation in Construction, Vol. 93: 22-34, 2018.
• Chen, K.*, Xu, G., Xue, F., Zhong, R. Y., Liu, D., & Lu, W., A physical internet-enabled building information modelling system for prefabricated construction: International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Vol. 31 No. 4-5: 349-361, 2018.
• Li, C. Z., Zhong, R. Y., Xue, F., Xu, G., Chen, K., Huang, G. G.*, & Shen, G. Q.*, Integrating RFID and BIM technologies for mitigating risks and improving schedule performance of prefabricated house construction: Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 165: 1048-1062, 2017.
• Zheng, L., Zheng, X.*, & Chen, K., Incomplete privatization of public rental housing in Hong Kong: Land Use Policy, Vol. 67: 537-545, 2017.
• Zheng, L.*, Lu, W., Chen, K., Chau, K. W., & Niu, Y., Benefit sharing for BIM implementation: Tackling the moral hazard dilemma in inter-firm cooperation: International Journal of Project Management, Vol. 35, No. 3: 393-405, 2017.
• Chen, K., Lu, W.*, Wang, H., Niu, Y., & Huang, G. G., Naming objects in BIM: A convention and a semi-automatic approach: Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, Vol. 143, No. 7: 06017001, 2017.
• Lu, W.*, Webster, C., Chen, K., Zhang, X., & Chen, X., Computational Building Information Modelling for construction waste management: moving from rhetoric to reality: Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 68: 587-595, 2017.
• Niu, Y.*, Lu, W., Liu, D., Chen, K., Anumba, C., & Huang, G. G., An SCO-enabled logistics and supply chain management system in construction: Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, Vol. 143, No. 3: 04016103, 2017.
• Niu, Y., Lu, W.*, Chen, K., Huang, G. G., & Anumba, C., Smart construction objects: Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, Vol. 30, No. 4: 04015070, 2016.
• Chen, K., Lu, W.*, Peng, Y., Rowlinson, S., & Huang, G. Q., Bridging BIM and building: From a literature review to an integrated conceptual framework: International Journal of Project Management, Vol. 33, No. 6: 1405-1416, 2015.

Courses Taught

Project

Awards

• Outstanding Reviewer, 2018, Journal of Cleaner Production
• Outstanding Reviewer, 2017, Automation in Construction
• Talent Development Scholarship, HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund
• Pilot Scheme on International Experience for Research Postgraduate Students
• Best Paper Award, CRIOCM 2016 21st International Conference on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate
• Young Innovator Award, Hong Kong Construction Industry Council
• Distinction Paper Award, CRIOCM 2015 20th International Conference on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate
• 2nd Prize, The Eighth Innovation Competition in Construction Engineering and Management, Tsinghua University
• Reaching Out Award, HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund
• Postgraduate Scholarships, The University of Hong Kong
• Dean’s List, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University