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Skibniewski, Mirosław J.

Skibniewski, Mirosław J.

Civil and Environmental Engineering
Maryland Robotics Center
1176 Glenn L. Martin Hall


  • Ph.D. Carnegie-Mellon University, 1986
  • M.S. Carnegie-Mellon University, 1983
  • M.Eng. Warsaw University of Technology, 1981

Google Scholar citation datahttps://scholar.google.com/citations?user=Hf1deHcAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao 


  • Construction engineering and management
  • Automation and robotics for construction
  • Information technologies for project management 


  • ENCE 320 Introduction to Project Management (Spring semesters) 
  • ENCE 420 Selection and Utilization of Construction Equipment (Fall semesters)
  • ENCE 421 Legal Aspects of Engineering and Architecture (Spring semesters)
  • ENCE 622 Constructon Automation and Robotics (Fall semesters)  

Chen, Z.-S., Yang, L.-P., Rodríguez, R.M., Zhu, Z., Pedrycz, W., Skibniewski, M.J.
BIM-aided large-scale group decision support: Optimization of the retrofit strategy for existing buildings
(2022) Applied Soft Computing, 131, art. no. 109790. 
DOI: 10.1016/j.asoc.2022.109790

Chen, Z.-S., Zhang, X., Rodríguez, R.M., Pedrycz, W., Martínez, L., Skibniewski, M.J.
Expertise-Structure and Risk-Appetite-Integrated Two-Tiered Collective Opinion Generation Framework for Large-Scale Group Decision Making
(2022) IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, 30 (12), pp. 5496-5510. 
DOI: 10.1109/TFUZZ.2022.3179594

Wu, X., Feng, Z., Chen, H., Qin, Y., Zheng, S., Wang, L., Liu, Y., Skibniewski, M.J.
Intelligent optimization framework of near zero energy consumption building performance based on a hybrid machine learning algorithm
(2022) Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 167, art. no. 112703. 
DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2022.112703

Yang, Q., Chen, Z.-S., Chan, C.Y.P., Pedrycz, W., Martínez, L., Skibniewski, M.J.
Large-scale group decision-making for prioritizing engineering characteristics in quality function deployment under comparative linguistic environment
(2022) Applied Soft Computing, 127, art. no. 109359. 
DOI: 10.1016/j.asoc.2022.109359

Xiong, S.-H., Chen, Z.-S., Chiclana, F., Chin, K.-S., Skibniewski, M.J.
Proportional hesitant 2-tuple linguistic distance measurements and extended VIKOR method: Case study of evaluation and selection of green airport plans
(2022) International Journal of Intelligent Systems, 37 (7), pp. 4113-4162. 
DOI: 10.1002/int.22714

Feng, Z., Wu, X., Chen, H., Qin, Y., Zhang, L., Skibniewski, M.J.
An energy performance contracting parameter optimization method based on the response surface method: A case study of a metro in China
(2022) Energy, 248, art. no. 123612, . 
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2022.123612

Chen, H., Deng, T., Du, T., Chen, B., Skibniewski, M.J., Zhang, L.
An RF and LSSVM–NSGA-II method for the multi-objective optimization of high-performance concrete durability
(2022) Cement and Concrete Composites, 129, art. no. 104446. 
DOI: 10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2022.104446

Jethva, S.S., Skibniewski, M.J.
Agile project management for design-build construction projects: a case study
(2022) International Journal of Applied Science and Engineering, 19 (1), art. no. 2020216. 
DOI: 10.6703/IJASE.202203_19(1).001

Pan, Y., Zhang, L., Unwin, J., Skibniewski, M.J.
Discovering spatial-temporal patterns via complex networks in investigating COVID-19 pandemic in the United States
(2022) Sustainable Cities and Society, 77, art. no. 103508. 
DOI: 10.1016/j.scs.2021.103508

Khoso, A.R., Yusof, A.M., Chen, Z.-S., Skibniewski, M.J., Chin, K.-S., Khahro, S.H., Sohu, S.
Comprehensive analysis of state-of-the-art contractor selection models in construction environment-A critical review and future call
(2022) Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, 79, art. no. 101137. 
DOI: 10.1016/j.seps.2021.101137

Chang, J., Chen, Z., Wang, Z., Jin, L., Pedrycz, W., Martinez, L., Skibniewski, M.J.
Assessing the Spatial Synergy Between Integrated Urban Rail Transit System and Urban Form: A BULI-Based MCLSGA Model With Wisdom of Crowds
(2022) IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, pp. 1-15. 
DOI: 10.1109/TFUZZ.2022.3185680

Hu, M., Skibniewski, M.
The impact of the design team characteristics on the sustainable building construction cost: structural equation model analysis
(2022) Architectural Engineering and Design Management, 18 (5), pp. 614-630. 
DOI: 10.1080/17452007.2022.2068497

Xiao, L., Chen, Z., Govindan, K., Skibniewski, M.J.
Effects of Online Consumer Reviews on a Dual-Channel Closed-Loop Supply Chain With Trade-In
(2022) IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, pp. 1-16. 
DOI: 10.1109/TEM.2022.3167160

Liu, H., Ju, Q., Zhao, N., Li, H., Skibniewski, M.J.
Value Proposition for Enabling Construction Project Innovation by Applying Building Information Modeling
(2022) Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience, 2022, art. no. 2586307. 
DOI: 10.1155/2022/2586307

Xiahou, X., Yuan, J., Xie, H., Skibniewski, M.J., Li, Q.
Exploring driving factors of smart city development under the physical-human society-cyber (P-H-C) space model
(2022) International Journal of Construction Management, 22 (14), pp. 2753-2763. 
DOI: 10.1080/15623599.2020.1824601

CEE Master's Student Tracks COVID-19's Impact on Construction

Hala Alkhalouf's study flags supply chain disruptions, labor shortages as factors.

  • Presidential Young Investigator

  • Int'l Assoc. for Automation and Robotics in Construction
  • UK Royal Academy of Engineering
  • HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advance Study
  • National Academy of Construction
  • Russian Academy of Engineering
  • Academy of Engineering in Poland
  • Honorary Doctorate VGTU