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Biography

Boong Yeol Ryoo

Department of Construction Science

Texas A & M University, USA

Associate Professor


Email: bryoo@tamu.edu


Qualifications
1995 Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, Construction Engineering and Management (Construction)

1992 M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, Construction Engineering and Management

1983 B.S., Yonsei University, Department of Civil Engineering


Publications (selected)

  1. “Major Accident Factors by Six Work Types for Effective Safety Management of Highway Construction Projects”, Young Ai Kim, Boong Yeol Ryoo, Yong-Su Kim, and Woon Chan Huh, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, May 2013.
  2. “Building Construction: A Deterministic Nonperiodic Flow: A Case Study of Chaos Theories in Tracking Production Flow”, José L. Fernández-Solís, Xiaoshu Lü, and Boong Yeol Ryoo, Architectural Engineering and Design Management, vol. 9, no. 1, 2013, pp. 21-48, May 16, 2012.
  3. Woods, P., Son, K., Choi, K., Park, Y., Boong Yeol Ryoo (2012). “GIS-Based LEED Model for Quantifying Unit Value of Land Parcels: San Francisco Example.” Preprints of the Transportation Research Board 91st Annual Meeting, Transportation Research Board, TRB, National Research Council, Washington, D.C., January 22-26, 2012.
  4. “System and Plan on Disaster Management Policy in the United States”, Boong Yeol Ryoo, Keynote speaker, The 1st International Conference on Disaster Management, June 15, 2012, Seoul, Korea.
  5. “Framework for Health Surveillance and Safety Monitoring on Construction Sites Using Bioharness Sensors”, Boong Yeol Ryoo and Hyun Chul Chung, US-Korea Conference on Science, Technology, and Entrepreneurship, August 8-12, 2012, Anaheim, California, USA.
  6. “Fuzzy Control for Multiple Traveling Robots to Avoid Collisions in Construction”, Boong Yeol Ryoo, Hyun Chul Chung, and Mike Duff, US-Korea Conference on Science, Technology, and Entrepreneurship, August 8-12, 2012, Anaheim, California, USA.
  7. “Information Strategy Planning for Long Term Informatization in Construction”, Boong Yeol Ryoo and Julian Kang, Third International Conference on Construction in Developing Countries (ICCIDC-III), Bangkok, Thailand, July 4-6, 2012.
  8. “Impact of CM Procedure Manuals in Construction Project Management”, Boong Yeol Ryoo and Julian Kang, Third International Conference on Construction in Developing Countries (ICCIDC-III), Bangkok, Thailand, July 4-6, 2012.
  9. “Five Challenges You Need to Know for Successful BIM Application in Developing Countries”, Julian Kang and Boong Yeol Ryoo, Third International Conference on Construction in Developing Countries (ICCIDC-III), Bangkok, Thailand, July 4-6, 2012.
  10. “Wireless/Mobile Sensors for Monitoring Worker’s Health and Safety in Construction”, Boong Yeol Ryoo and Hyun Chul Chung, 28th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), pp572-573, Seoul, Korea, June 29-July 2, 2011.
  11. “Enhanced Platform for Building Information Modeling to Improve Reality”, Boong Yeol Ryoo and Hyung Keun Park, 28th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), pp136-137, Seoul, Korea, June 29-July 2, 2011.
  12. “Development of Multi-Residential Buildings with Green Frames. Part II: Reduction capabilities of CO2 emission”, Won-Kee Hong, Seon-Chee Park, Jin-Min Kim, Seung-Il Kim, Seung-Geun Lee, Dai-young Yune and Tae-Ho Yoon, Boong Yeol Ryoo, Indoor and Built Environment, vol. 19, pp. 151-162, February 2010.
  13. “Web-based Construction Project Specification System,” Boong Yeol Ryoo, Miroslaw J. Skibniewski, Young Hoon Kwak, Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 212-221, March/April, 2010.
  14. “Information Strategy Planning in Construction: Framework and Process”, Boong Yeol Ryoo, Soo Yong Kim, and Young Dai Lee, 26th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), pp. 584-590, Austin, Texas, U.S.A. June 24-27, 2009.
  15. “A Framework for Activity-Based Construction Management Simulation”, Boong Yeol Ryoo, The 3rd International Conference on Construction Engineering and Management/The 6th International Conference on Construction Project Management, Jeju, Korea, May 27-30, 2009. (Excellent Paper Award).
  16. “e-Portal for Construction Engineers: Integrated Construction Information Portal using 4- Tier Architecture”, Boong Yeol Ryoo and Miroslaw J. Skibniewski, The International Journal of Construction Management, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 83-99, 2007.
  17. “An Overview of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems in Small and Medium Sized Organizations: Case of Florida Contractors,” S. Umut Artuk, Boong Yeol Ryoo, and Ronald Baier, Fourth International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century (CITC-IV) “Accelerating Innovation in Engineering, Management and Technology,” Gold Coast, Australia, July 11-13, 2007.