PhD CandidateTirth Patel

Research Title: Digital Twin based automated progress monitoring of road construction

Tirth focuses on smart construction management practices by enabling construction informatics, knowledge engineering and intelligent risk management. He is also enthusiastic about the implementation of the digital twin, robotics and data science in the construction industry. Currently, he is researching the integration of automation in construction progress monitoring through the implementation of artificial intelligence, digital technologies and the Internet of things. He is an active member of international and national professional bodies such as ASCE, IAARC, Engineering Newzealand, CIOB,Chartered Institute of Building and NZIOB.


Start date: 2019

Proposed end date: 2022

Type of position sought: Academic, Industry