Publications

Journal AND CONFERENCE Publications

Mansouri S., Castronovo F., Akhavian R. (Submitted 2018). Analysis of the Synergistic Effect of Data Analytics and Technology Trends in the AEC/FM Industry. Automation in Construction Journal.

Liu Y., Castronovo F., Leicht R., Messner J. (Submitted 2018). An Evaluation of the Impact of Virtual Reality on Design Review Meetings. Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineering.


Castronovo F., Van Meter P., Messner J. (2018). Leveraging Metacognitive Prompts in Construction Educational Games for Higher Educational Gains. Special Issue of the International Journal of Construction Management "Cyberlearning in Construction Management."

Castronovo, F., Van Meter, P., Zappe, S., Leicht, R., Messner, J. (2017). Developing Problem-Solving Skills in Construction Education with the Virtual Construction Simulator. Special Issue of the International Journal of Engineering Education "Engineering Behind Technology-Based Educational Innovations."

Leonard C., Gaedicke C., Castronovo F. (2019) (Submitted 2018) “Mass Timber Construction: Perceptions of an Emerging Methodology Among San Francisco Bay Area Construction Professionals” 55th Annual Associated Schools of Construction International Conference, Denver, CO.

Hsu B. P-J., Sibal M., Castronovo F., Akhavian R. (Submitted 2018). Exploring the Extent of Organizational Injustice Difference Between Men and Women in the U.S. Construction Industry. Western Decision Sciences Institute 2019. March 5 - 10, Cabo San Lucas, MX.

Mastrolembo Ventura S., Castronovo F., Ciribini L. C., Nikolic D. (Submitted 2018). A Framework of Measures to Consider When Adopting Virtual Reality in Design Reviews. European Conference on Computing in Construction 2019. July 10 - 12 2019, Chania, Crete, GR.

Castronovo F., Nguyen A., Dinh N. (Submitted 2018). Design and Development of a Virtual Reality Educational Game for Architectural and Construction Reviews. American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference 2019. June 15 - 19, Tampa, FL.

Castronovo F., Awad N., Akhavian R. (Submitted 2018). Lean Analysis of the Installation of Curtain Wall Systems with Mobile Technology. Consortium of Supply Chain and Operations Management 2019. February 22 – 23 2019, Turlock, CA.

Castronovo F., Barbosa Silva M., Mastrolembo Ventura S., Akhavian R. (Submitted 2018) A First Step in Generating a Decision-Making Framework for the Development of Interactive Workspaces. American Society of Civil Engineering, International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, June 17 - 19, 2019 Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA.

Fayomi A., Castronovo F., Akhavian R. (2018) (Published) “Automating Prescriptive Compliance Process For Building Energy Efficiency Through BIM”. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality (CONVR), Auckland, New Zealand.

Mastrolembo Ventura S., Castronovo F. (2018). Development of a Framework to Implement Immersive Virtual Reality in the Analysis and Communication of Design Proposals for Public Building Projects: A Case Study. European Conference On Product and Process Modelling 2018. September 12 – 14 2018. Copenhagen, DK.

Castronovo F., Yilmaz S., Rao A., Condori W., Monga K. Gooranomi H. (2018) Work in Progress: Development of a Virtual Reality Educational Game for Waste Management: Attack of the Recyclops. American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference 2018. June 24-27, Salt Lake City, UT.

Kim, H., Yilmaz S., Castronovo, F. (2018). Exploring ecotourism and gender equality through ecofeminism: Concepts and cases. 9th International Scientific Conference on Sustainable Tourism. April 24-26, Hayward, CA.

Castronovo F. Awad, B. (2018). Implementation of Virtual Design Reviews in the Generation of As-Built Information. Construction Research Congress 2018. April 2-4, New Orleans, LA.


Castronovo, F., Awad, N. (2017). “Video Time Case Study for the Installation of Curtain Wall Systems” Construction Institute (LCI) Congress 2017, Anaheim, CA.

Castronovo, F., Oprean, D., Liu Y., Messner, J. (2017). Application of Immersive Virtual Reality Systems in an Interdisciplinary Design Studio Course Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality (CONVR), Crete, GR

Castronovo, F., Leicht, R., Messner, J. (2017). When is a Construction Educational Serious Game Too Serious? Striking a Balance Between Engagement and Learning Proceedings of the International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering (IWCCE) 2017 Seattle, WA

Castronovo, F., Seed, W., Leicht, R., (2016). “Assessment Instrument for Self-Regulated in ILPD". Construction Institute (LCI) Congress 2016, Chicago, IL.

Castronovo, F., Zappe, S., Leicht, R., Messner, J. (2015) Design of a Construction Simulation Educational Game Through a Cognitive Lens. American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference 2015. June 14-17, 2015, Seattle, WA.

Lee, W., Lin, T.H., Castronovo, F., Lin, K.Y. (2014). Serious Games for the Learning and Practices of Hazard Recognition: Understanding the Design Complexity for 3D Construction Site Modeling. Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (2014), American Society of Civil Engineers, 2055–2062.

Castronovo, F., Lee, S., Nikolic, D., Messner, J. I. (2014). Visualization in 4D Construction Management Software: A Review of Standards and Guidelines. Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (2014), American Society of Civil Engineers, 315–322.

Castronovo, F., Nikolic, D., Zappe, S., Leicht, R., Messner, J. (2014) Enhancement of Learning Objectives in Construction Engineering Education: A Step toward Simulation Assessment. Construction Research Congress 2014: pp. 339-348.

Castronovo, F., Liu, Y., Nikolic, D., Messner, J. (2013). An Evaluation of Immersive Virtual Reality Systems for Design Reviews. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality (CONVR), London, U.K.

Jallow, A., Lee, S., Castronovo, F., Zhang, Y., Chunduri, S., and Messner, J. (2013) Process-Based Information Exchanges Mapping for Energy-Efficient Retrofit Projects. Computing in Civil Engineering (2013): pp. 234-241.

Presentations

Leonard C., Gaedicke C., Castronovo F. (2019) (Submitted 2018) “Mass Timber Construction: Perceptions of an Emerging Methodology Among San Francisco Bay Area Construction Professionals” 55th Annual Associated Schools of Construction International Conference, Denver, CO.

Hsu B. P-J., Sibal M., Castronovo F., Akhavian R. (Submitted 2018). Exploring the Extent of Organizational Injustice Difference Between Men and Women in the U.S. Construction Industry. Western Decision Sciences Institute 2019. March 5 - 10, Cabo San Lucas, MX.

Mastrolembo Ventura S., Castronovo F., Ciribini L. C. (Submitted 2018). A Framework of Measures to Consider When Adopting Virtual Reality in Design Reviews. European Conference on Computing in Construction 2019. July 10 - 12 2019, Chania, Crete, GR.

Castronovo F., Nguyen A., Dinh N. (Submitted 2018). Design and Development of a Virtual Reality Educational Game for Architectural and Construction Reviews. American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference 2019. June 15 - 19, Tampa, FL.

Castronovo F., Awad N., Akhavian R. (Submitted 2018). Lean Analysis of the Installation of Curtain Wall Systems with Mobile Technology. Consortium of Supply Chain and Operations Management 2019. February 22 – 23 2019, Turlock, CA.

Castronovo F., Barbosa Silva M., Mastrolembo Ventura S., Akhavian R. (2018) A First Step in Generating a Decision-Making Framework for the Development of Interactive Workspaces. American Society of Civil Engineering, International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, June 17 - 19, 2019 Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA.

Fayomi A., Castronovo F., Akhavian R. (2018) (Published) “Automating Prescriptive Compliance Process For Building Energy Efficiency Through BIM”. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality (CONVR), Auckland, New Zealand.

Mastrolembo Ventura S., Castronovo F. (2018). Development of a Framework to Implement Immersive Virtual Reality in the Analysis and Communication of Design Proposals for Public Building Projects: A Case Study. European Conference On Product and Process Modelling 2018. September 12 – 14 2018. Copenhagen, DK.

Castronovo F., Yilmaz S., Rao A., Condori W., Monga K. Gooranomi H. (2018) Work in Progress: Development of a Virtual Reality Educational Game for Waste Management: Attack of the Recyclops. American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference 2018. June 24-27, Salt Lake City, UT.

Kim, H., Yilmaz S., Castronovo, F. (2018). Exploring ecotourism and gender equality through ecofeminism: Concepts and cases. 9th International Scientific Conference on Sustainable Tourism. April 24-26, Hayward, CA.

Castronovo F. Awad, B. (2018). Implementation of Virtual Design Reviews in the Generation of As-Built Information. Construction Research Congress 2018. April 2-4, New Orleans, LA.

Castronovo, F., Awad, N. (2017). “Video Time Case Study for the Installation of Curtain Wall Systems” Construction Institute (LCI) Congress 2017, Anaheim, CA.

Castronovo, F., Oprean, D., Liu Y., Messner, J. (2017). “Application of Immersive Virtual Reality Systems in an Interdisciplinary Design Studio Course” Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality (CONVR), Crete, GR

Castronovo, F., Leicht, R., Messner, J. (2017). “When is a Construction Educational Serious Game Too Serious? Striking a Balance Between Engagement and Learning” Proceedings of the International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering (IWCCE) 2017 Seattle, WA

Castronovo, F., Seed, W., Leicht, R., (2016). “Assessment Instrument for Self-Regulated in ILPD”. Construction Institute (LCI) Congress 2016, Chicago, IL.

Castronovo, F., Zappe, S., Leicht, R., Messner, J. (2015) Design of a Construction Simulation Educational Game Through a Cognitive Lens. American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference 2015. June 14-17, 2015, Seattle, WA.

Castronovo, F., Lee, S., Nikolic, D., Messner, J. I. (2014). Visualization in 4D Construction Management Software: A Review of Standards and Guidelines. Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (2014), American Society of Civil Engineers.

Castronovo, F., Nikolic, D., Zappe, S., Leicht, R., Messner, J. (2014) Enhancement of Learning Objectives in Construction Engineering Education: A Step toward Simulation Assessment. Construction Research Congress 2014.

Castronovo, F., Lee, S., and Messner, J. I. (2014). The Virtual Construction Simulator: An Educational Game in Construction Engineering. College of Engineering Research Symposium 2014.

Castronovo, F. (2014). The Virtual Construction Simulator: An Educational Game in Construction Engineering. AEC Hackathon 1.1, 2014.

Castronovo, F., Liu, Y., Nikolic, D., Messner, J. (2013). An Evaluation of Immersive Virtual Reality Systems for Design Reviews. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality, London, U.K.

Poster Presentations

Barbosa Silva M., Castronovo F., Akhavian R., Gaedicke C. (2018) Generating a Decision-Making Framework for the Development of Interactive Workspaces. Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers National Convention 2018. November 7-11, Cleveland, OH.

Castronovo F., Yilmaz S., Rao A., Condori W., Monga K. Gooranomi H. (2018) Work in progress: Development of a Virtual Reality Educational Game for Waste Management: Attack of the Recyclops. American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference 2018. June 24-27, Salt Lake City, UT.

Castronovo F., Yilmaz S., Rao A., Condori W., Monga K. Gooranomi H. (2018) Development of a Virtual Reality Educational Game for Waste Management: Attack of the Recyclops. Center for Student Research Annual Poster Presentation. Hayward, CA.

Condori, W., Rao, A., Reinhardt, E., Salazar, D., Monga, K., Yilmaz, S., Castronovo, F., (2017) “Virtual Reality Applications for Waste Management Education” Center for Student Research Annual Poster Pesentation.

Castronovo, F., Seed, W., Leicht, R., (2016). “Assessment Instrument for Self-Regulated in ILPD”. Construction Institute (LCI) Congress 2016, Chicago, IL.

Castronovo, F., and Messner, J. (2015). The Virtual Construction Simulator: An Educational Game in Construction Engineering. American Society Engineering Education Annual Conference 2015.

Chunduri, S., Liu, Y., Castronovo, F., Lather, J., Messner, J., Leicht, R. (2015) Immersive Construction Laboratory - Visualizing Building Design with Immersive Display System and Virtual Reality.

Castronovo, F., Lather, J., Liu, Y., Messner, J. (2014) The Virtual Construction Simulator: An Educational Game in Construction Engineering. - Immersive Construction Laboratory: Visualizing Building Design with Immersive Display System and Virtual Reality. 2014 Henry C. Turner Prize for Innovation in Construction.

Castronovo, F., Messner, J. (2014). The Virtual Construction Simulator: An Educational Game in Construction Engineering. Construction Research Congress 2014.

Castronovo, F., Lee, S., Messner, J. (2014). The Virtual Construction Simulator: An Educational Game in Construction Engineering. College of Engineering Research Symposium 2014.

Jallow, A., Lee, S., Castronovo, F., Zhang, Y., Chunduri, S., and Messner, J. (2013) Process-Based Information Exchanges Mapping for Energy-Efficient Retrofit Projects. Computing in Civil Engineering 2013.