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Cui, Qingbin

Cui, Qingbin

Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Maryland Energy Innovation Institute
1157 Glenn. L. Martin Hall

EDUCATION

  • PhD, Purdue University
  • MS, Tianjin University
  • BE, Tianjin University

TEACHING

  • ENCE 422 Project Cost Accounting and Economics
  • ENCE602 Project Procurement Management
  • ENCE688Y Research Methods

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Public-Private Partnership
  • Smart Construction
  • Data Analytics
  • Infrastructure Management
  • Energy and Sustainability

RECENT PROJECTS

STUDENT ADVISING (PhD)

Deepak Sharma, 2012

 

Design of Availability Payment Mechanism for Public Private Partnerships

Associate Professor at the California State University, Fullerton

Robert Young, 2013

Variation on the Normative Feedback model for Energy Efficiency Behavior in the Context of Military Family Housing

Lt. Col, Assistant Professor at the United States Air Force Academy

Shu-Chien (Mark) Hsu, 2013

A Complexity-based Approach to Team Selection ( co-chair with Mirek Skibniewski)

Associate Professor at Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Xinyuan Zhu, 2014

Offtake Strategy Design for Wind Energy Projects under Uncertainty

Senior Strategist at Boeing Company

Morteza Farajian, 2015

Structured Finance in Public Private Partnership Projects

Executive Director of Build America Bureau at USDOT

Soumajit  Ghosh, 2016

IT Project in Non-Profit Universities: A Project Governance Perspective

North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts

Clara M Cheung2017

The antecedents of safety leadership

Lecture (Assistant Professor) at University of Manchester, UK

Xiaoyu Liu, 2017

The Trouble with Voluntary Carbon Trading for Buildings Exposed to Hurricane Risk

Senior Risk Analyst, Capital One

Qinyi Ding, 2018

Using Social Media to Evaluate Public Acceptance of Infrastructure Projects

Senior Data Engineer at Amazon Web Services

Yujie Lu2018

Occupant Behavior in Building Energy Management: Behavioral Characterization, Intervention and Forecasting

Professor at Tongji University

Kunqi Zhang

Success and Failure of P3 Projects: Performance, Drivers, and Dynamics

Expected 2021

Paul Hichey

Gender Diversity in Construction Executives

Expected 2021

Yu Wang

NLP application to Contract Engineering

Expected 2022

Caitlin Spargo

Agile Project Management in Shipbuilding

Expected 2022

AbdolMajid Erfani

Predictive Risk Modeling for Major Transportation Projects

Expected 2023

Cheryl Marek

Fire Risk Management in Shipbuilding Procurement

Expected 2023

Amir Ghorban

TBD

Expected 2024

Man Liang

TBD

Expected 2025

  • Cheung, C. M., Zhang, R.P., Cui, Q., and Hsu, S.C. (2021). “Antecedents of Safety Leadership in the Construction Industry: Why Do Job Characteristics and Personal Resources Matter?”. Safety Science. 133, 104979
  • Wang, B., Cui, Q.*, and Zhang, S. (2021). “Non-compete Provision Design for Transportation PPP Projects”. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. 147(2): 04020159
  • Diao, C., Liang, R., Sharma, D., and Cui, Q.*(2020). “Legal Risk Detection using Twitter Data”. ASCE. Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction. 12(1)
  • Hickey, P. and Cui, Q.*(2020). “Gender Inequality in US Construction Industry Leaders”. ASCE Journal of Management in Engineering, 36(5)
  • Sang, L., Xia, D., Ni, G., Cui, Q., Wang, J., and Wang, W. (2020). “Influence mechanism of job satisfaction and positive affect on knowledge sharing among project members: Moderator role of organizational commitment”. Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. 27(1), 245-269
  • Yang, D., Cui, Q. ,He, Q. and  Hsu, S. (2020). “Non-economic motivations for organizational citizenship behavior in construction megaprojects”. International Journal of Project Management. 38(1), 64-74
  • Cui, P., Schito, G., and Cui, Q.* (2020). “VOC Emissions from Asphalt Pavement and Health Risks to Construction Workers”. Journal of Cleaner Production. Vol244, 118757
  • Wang, Y., Zhang, K. and Cui, Q.* (2020). “Bond Index Approach to the Evaluation of Transportation P3 Market in the US”. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academies.2674(6) 399-409
  • Shen, M., Lu, Y., Wei, K. H., & Cui, Q. (2020). Prediction of household electricity consumption and effectiveness of concerted intervention strategies based on occupant behaviour and personality traits. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 127, 109839
  • Shen, M., Lu, Y., Wei, K. H., & Cui, Q. (2020). Eco-Feedback delivering methods and psychological attributes shaping household energy consumption: Evidence from intervention program in Hangzhou, China. Journal of Cleaner Production, vol265

Data-Driven Research, Pandemic Impact Highlighted at TRB

UMD researchers presented new findings, tools, and technologies, including a COVID-19 Impact Dashboard that leverages mobile device data.

UMD Presents New Research at TRB Annual Meeting

Papers and poster sessions addressed topics ranging from crash data analysis to tracking the outcomes of major highway projects.

Highway Project Database Provides “One-Stop Shop”

A team at UMD’s Maryland Transportation Institute has pulled together key data on major projects nationwide.

Green Contracting…with Incentives Baked In

Using recycled highway materials can reduce costs—and earn carbon emissions credits.

CEE Shows Strong Presence at TRB 98th Annual Meeting

Department faculty, staff, and students were highly active at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting.

Glodon Software Gift to Support Advancements in Smart Construction

The gift will establishes the Glodon Software Research Fellowship and expands research expenditures.

Hogan Administration Launches Work Group to Pursue MTI Recommendations for a Possible Autonomous Technology Center

MTI examined the technical, economic, and regulatory feasibility of a center in Western Maryland.

MTI and Battelle to Build Database for Public-Private Partnerships

The database will help state and local governments know when and how to best engage in P3s.

CEE Experts Active at TRB 97th Annual Meeting

Faculty, staff, and students gave more than 50 presentations during the four-day event.

CEE Faculty, Alumna Receive Emerald Research Methodology Award

The award was given by the Assocation of Research in Construction Management.

UMD Transportation Experts to Evaluate Economic Benefits of Infrastructure Investments

The project could help officials save taxpayer money while maximizing economic benefits of transportation infrastructure projects

UMD Experts Tackle Critical Topics at Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting

Faculty, staff, and student involvment exemplified the theme "Transportation Innovation: Leading the Way in an Era of Rapid Change."

Pounding the Pavement to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

CEE Associate Professor Qingbin Cui, CEE researchers partner with industry to pursue greener pavements.

Clark School Faculty Promotions Announced

Faculty promoted to full professor, associate professor with tenure.