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2024/04/17 Students Kaliah Moore, Marquise Dark, Lige Reese, Tyree Thomas, Andrea Spool-White alongside Dr. Yuhan Jiang have been accepted to the 2024 AAAS HBCU Making and Innovation Showcase. The 2024 Showcase will take place on September 12-14, 2024, in Washington, DC. 

2024/04/16 Dr. Jiang on News, MarquetteToday https://today.marquette.edu/2024/04/ph-d-students-receive-asce-best-paper-award/

2024/04/16 Dr. Jiang with students Kalia Moore and Tyree Thomas presented "Digitalizing Stormwater Infrastructure System Using Reality Capture" at 2024 N.C. A&T Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium

2024/04/16 Dr. Jiang with students Marquise Dark, Kaliah Moore, Lige Reese, and Tyree Thomas presented "iPave: Intelligent Roadway Management System" at 2024 N.C. A&T Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium

2024/04/09 Guest Speakers Lauren Glisson, Caitlin Huber, and Phillip Lee from Alberici Constructors visited CM 318 Estimation Software Application class at NCAT.

2024/04/03 Dr. Jiang has been named NC A&T’s 2024 Rookie Researcher of the Year.

2023/03/23 Dr. Jiang (PI) received the Provost's Fellows: Title III Summer Seed Funding for "Enhancing Low-Income, Manufactured Housing Community Quality in Guilford County, North Carolina, by Applying Artificial Intelligence-Based Built Environment Characterization."

2023/03/23 Dr. Jiang (Co-PI) received the Provost's Fellows: Title III Summer Seed Funding for "Examining the Influence of Social Network on Public’s Reactions toward Corporate Social Advocacy Using Survey Studies and AI Technology of Natural Language Processing."

2024/3/23 Dr. Jiang presented four papers at the Construction Research Congress 2024.

2024/3/22 Dr. Jiang was honored with the Best Paper in the 2024 CRC Conference, Track 3: Computer Applications, Information Modeling, and Simulation, "Using Weakly Supervised Semantic Segmentation for Post-Disaster Scene Understanding"

2023/03/21 iPave team presented at the 2024 Sci-Tech Week Innovation Challenge and won the 3rd Prize. Congratulations!

2024/3/20 Dr. Jiang joined the Youth Editorial Board of the Smart Construction journal

2024/3/15 Dr. Jiang presented "For the Next-Generation Construction Professionals," at Summerfiled Chart Academy (SCA) School Assembly, and participated in the SCA Career Day event. 

2024/1/19 Dr. Jiang presented at Summerfield Charter Academy I-Fest. Students loved and played with the Robot Dog.

2024/1/12 Dr. Jiang participated in panel discussion at the Nicholas School of the Environment, "Applying GIS in HBCUs: A Panel Discussion"

2023/11/16 Dr. Jiang presented "Digitalizing Stormwater Infrastructure Systems in Disadvantaged Communities Using Emerging Technologies" at Provost’s Faculty Fellows Campus Presentation

2023/11/11 Dr. Jiang with students Kalia Moore and Tyree Thomas presented "Digitalizing Stormwater Infrastructure System Using Reality Capture" at State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium 2023

2023/11/09 Kickoff Meeting for HUD Center of Excellence for Innovation in Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities

2023/10/30 Guest Speakers Zak Ball (VDC manager) and Jonathan Harris  (VDC manager) visited CM 256 Into to BIM class at NCAT.

2023/10/11 Dr. Jiang attended the Roofing Alliance’s third annual Faculty Retreat on Roofing at ASU

2023/10/02 Dr. Jiang presented "For the Next-Generation Construction Professionals & Built Environment Specialists," at Charlotte Engineering Early College High School (CEEC), and provided a robot dog hands-on workshop for three class blocks (nearly 80 students). 

2023/10/02  Dr. Jiang visited Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services at the One Water Facility

2023/9/28 Dr. Jiang presented "Digitalizing Stormwater Infrastructure Systems in Disadvantaged Communities Using Emerging Technologies" with other Provost Fellows. 

2023/09/15 Dr. Jiang served as a Judge in the 2023 GEM Annual Technical Presentation & Poster Competition.

2023/09/18 Dr. Jiang (PI) received an NSF Planning grant of $99,999 for "Using Emerging Technologies for Increasing Student Enrollment and Learning in Infrastructure and Building Construction Technology at HBCUs." 

2023/07/27  Dr. Jiang visited Brasfield & Gorrie and attended the Future of Construction HBCU Summit

2023/06/12-14 Scan4Facade team visited the New York City Department of Building, SUPERSTRUCTURES Engineers + Architects, Howard L. Zimmerman Architects & Engineers DPC, & RAND Engineering & Architecture, DPC.  

2023/05/31 Dr. Jiang teaching CM 233 Construction Estimating I for 2023 Summer I at NCA&T, videos are posted on YouTube to help students use 2D Drawings for quantity takeoff and Use RSMeans Building Construction Data for estimating.

2023/05/25 Dr. Jiang (PI) received the Provost's Fellows: Title III Summer Seed Funding for "Digitalizing Stormwater Infrastructure Systems in Disadvantaged Communities Using Reality Capture, Artificial Intelligence, and Digital Twin."

2023/05/25 Dr. Jiang (Co-PI) received the Provost's Fellows: Title III Summer Seed Funding for "Mixed-Reality Collaborating Platform on Identifying and Observing Spatial Inequality at Urban-Campus Negative Spaces."

2023/05/15 Screening Eagle Technologies visited Visualization and Collaboration Lab. 

Subsurface Mapping GPR

Portable concrete GPR array

2023/04/20 Dr. Jiang earned Credential in Effective College Instruction, Association of College and University Educators

2023/03/28 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced a $2.5 million award for North Carolina A&T University to establish a Center of Excellence, Dr. Yuhan Jiang is the principal investigator (PI).

2023/03/28 Scan4Facade team visited the Architectural Resources Group, and Page & Turnbull, San Francisco, California

2023/03/27 Scan4Facade team visited the Department of Building Inspection, City and County of San Francisco, California 

Scan4Facade team at San Francisco, California

2023/03/25 Ph.D. student Andrea Spool-White presented "Advancing Student Learning in Surveying Lab Using 3D Simulator" at the 2023 Women in Science and Technology Conference. Congratulations!

2023/03/21 Stomp Solutions team presented at Sci-Tech Innovation Challenge and won the 1st Prize. Congratulations!

2023 Sci-Tech Innovation Challenge, Greensboro, NC

2023/03/20 Dr. Jiang hosted a workshop on CoST Young Scientists & Technologists Day, "For the Next-Generation Construction Professionals &
Built Environment Specialists."

2013 Young Scientists & Technologists Day

2023/03/09 Paper "Scan2Drawing: Use of Deep Learning for As-Built Model Landscape Architecture" published by ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management

2023/02/23 CoST Advisory Board Visited Visualization and Collaboration Lab. 

2023/02/01 Paper "PCIer: Pavement Condition Evaluation Using Aerial Imagery and Deep Learning" published by Geographies

2023/01/11 Dr. Jiang presented "Pavement Condition Evaluation Using Aerial Imagery and Deep Learning" at TRB 2023 Annual Meeting

TRB 2023 Annual Meeting

2022/12/13 Dr. Jiang (PI) received the iPad SoTL funding to Use iPad and 3D Simulation Technologies for Engaged Student Learning in CM 214/224 Surveying/Lab.

2022/11/19 High school students visited Visualization and Collaboration Lab. 

Activity 1: Fly Drone Simulator with 3D Projector

Activity 2: Walk in 3D Building with AR

2022/08/06 Scan4Facade team visited Marquette University and collected data for Engineering Hall. 

Scan4Facade team at Marquette University Engineering Hall

2022/07/17 Scan4Facade team visited the City of Racine, Wisconson. Dr. Jiang presented "Scan4Façade: Automated As-Is Façade Modeling Using Drones and Artificial Intelligence" at the Racine City Hall

2022/04/01 Paper "Fast-PGMED: Fast and Dense Elevation Determination for Earthwork Using Drone and Deep Learning" has been selected to be featured in the Editor’s Choice section of the Journal of Construction Engineering and Management page in the ASCE Library https://ascelibrary.org/journal/jcemd4

2022/03/12 Dr. Jiang presented "Construction Site Segmentation Using Drone-Based Ortho-Image and Convolutional Encoder-Decoder Network Model" at the Construction Research Congress 2022

Construction Research Congress 2022

2022/03/01 Cheers!!! Our team has made it to the next step in the NSF I-Corps selection process and is invited to submit a proposal to attend the National I-Corps Program

2022/02/09 Paper "Fast-PGMED: Fast and Dense Elevation Determination for Earthwork Using Drone and Deep Learning" published by ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management

2021/11/15 Dr. Jiang presented "Welcome Drone-AI to Your Building Project" at Milwaukee NSF I-Corps Program

2021/10/08 Dr. Jiang presented "Using Drones to Determine Site Elevation" at the 2021 Southeast Wisconsin Transportation Symposium

2021 Southeast Wisconsin Transportation Symposium

2021/09/25 Paper Building and Infrastructure Defect Detection and Visualization Using Drone and Deep Learning Technologies." published by ASCE's Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities [Demo]

2021/06/23 Paper "Low–High Orthoimage Pairs-Based 3D Reconstruction for Elevation Determination Using Drone" published by ASCE's Journal of Construction Engineering and Management [Video]