A complete list of publications can be found HERE

Journal Papers

  • Orgut, R., Batouli*, M., Zhu*, J., Mostafavi, A., and Jaselskis, E. (2019). “Critical Factors for Improving Reliability of Project Control Metrics throughout the Project Lifecycle.” ASCE Journal of Management in Engineering, accepted on January 28, 2019, forthcoming.

  • Rasoulkhani*, K., and Mostafavi, A. (2018). “Resilience as an emergent property of human-infrastructure dynamics: A multi-agent simulation model for characterizing regime shifts and tipping point behaviors in infrastructure systems.” PLOS One, https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0207674.

  • Ganapati, E., and Mostafavi A. (2018). “Cultivating Metacognition in Each of Us: Thinking About “Thinking” in Interdisciplinary Disaster Research.” Risk Analysis, In print.

  • Batouli*, M., and Mostafavi, A. (2018), “Multi-Agent Simulation for Complex Adaptive Modeling of Roadway Infrastructure Resilience to Sea-Level Rise.” Journal of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, 33(5), 393-410.

  • Davis, C., Mostafavi, A., and Wang, H. (2018), “Establishing Characteristics to Operationalize Resilience for Lifeline Systems.” ASCE Natural Hazards Review, 19(4), 04018014.

  • Inyim*, P., Batouli*, M., Reyes, M., Carmenate, T., Bobadilla, L., and Mostafavi, A. (2018). “A Smartphone Application for Personalized and Multi-Method Interventions toward Energy Saving in Buildings.” Sustainability, In Press.

  • Rasoulkhani*, K., Logasa*, B., Presa Reyes*, M., and Mostafavi. (2018). “Understanding Fundamental Phenomena Affecting Water Conservation Technology Adoption of Residential Consumers using Agent-based Modeling.” Water, 10, 993.

  • Orgut, R., Zhu*, J., Batouli*, M., Mostafavi, A., and Jaselskis, E. (2018). “Metrics That Matter: Core Predictive and Diagnostic Metrics for Improved Project Controls and Analytics.” ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 144(11), 04018100.

  • Mostafavi, A. (2018). “A System-of-Systems Framework for Exploratory Analysis of Climate Change Impacts on Civil Infrastructure Resilience.” Journal of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, 3(4), 175-192.

  • Mostafavi., A., Ganapati, E., Nazarnia*, H., Pradhananga N., and Khanal, R. (2018). “Adaptive Capacity under Chronic Stressors: A Case Study of Water Infrastructure Resilience in 2015 Nepalese Earthquake using a System Approach.” ASCE Natural Hazards Review, Vol. 19 (1).

  • Baniassadi, F., Alvanchi, A., and Mostafavi, A. (2018). “A Simulation-Based Framework for Concurrent Safety and Productivity Improvement in Construction Projects.” Journal of Engineering, Construction, and Architectural Engineering, 25(11), 1501-1515.

  • Vassigh S., Davis D., Behzadan A.H., Mostafavi A., Rashid K., Alhaffar H., Elias A., Gallardo G. (2018), “Teaching Building Sciences in Immersive Environments: A Prototype Design, Implementation, and Assessment.” International Journal of Construction Education and Research, Taylor and Francis, Fort Collins, CO (in press)

  • Srivastava, P., and Mostafavi, A. (2018). “Challenges and Opportunities of Crowdsourcing and Participatory Planning in Developing Infrastructure Systems of Smart Cities.” Infrastructures, 3(4), 51.

  • Mostafavi, A. (2017). “A System-of-Systems Approach for Integrated Resilience Assessment in Highway Transportation Infrastructure Investment.” Infrastructures, 2(4), 22; doi:10.3390/infrastructures2040022

  • Zhu*, j., Manandhar, J. Truong, J., Ganapati, E., Pradhananga, N., Davidson, R., Mostafavi, A. (2017). “Assessment of Infrastructure Resilience in the 2015 Gorkha Earthquake.” Earthquake Spectra, 33(S1), S147-S165..

  • Zhu*, J., Mostafavi, A. (2017). “Discovering Complexity and Emergent Properties in Project Systems: A New Approach to Understand Project Performance.” International Journal of Project Management, Volume 35, Issue 1, January 2017, Pages 1–12.

  • Zhu*, J., and Mostafavi, A. (2017). “Integrated Performance Assessment in Complex Engineering Projects Using a Systems-of-Systems Framework.” IEEE Systems Journal, pp. 1-2, DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2017.2671738.

  • Mostafavi, A. (2017). “A System-of-Systems Framework for Assessment of Resilience in Highway Transportation Infrastructure Investments.” Infrastructures, 2(4), 22.

  • Rahman*, M., Carmenate, T., Bobadilla, L., Zanlongo, S., and Mostafavi, A. (2017). “An Automated Simulation Methodology for Worker’s Path Generation and Safety Assessment in Construction Projects.” IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, vol. PP, no.99, pp.1-13.

  • Batouli*, M., and Mostafavi. A. (2017). “Service and Performance Adjusted Life Cycle Assessment: A Methodology for Dynamic Assessment of Environmental Impacts in Infrastructure Systems.” Journal of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure Systems, Vol 2, pp. 1-19.

  • Batouli*, M., Bienvenu, M., and Mostafavi, A. (2017). “Putting Sustainability Theory into Roadway Design Practice: Implementation of LCA and LCCA Analysis for Pavement Type Selection in Real World Decision Making.” Journal of Transportation Research—Part D, Vol 52, pp. 289-302.

  • Nelson, E., and Mostafavi, A. (2017). “Preventing Low Frequency High Impact Incidents with a Zero Injury Safety Culture.” ASCE Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, 22 (4), pp.1-3.

  • Behzadan A.H., Vassigh S., Mostafavi A. (2017), “Teaching Millennials with Augmented Reality: Cases from the U.S. Education System.” Journal of Research in Architecture and Building Construction (PARC), 7(4), Campinas, Brazil, 265-272 (invited paper)

  • Azevedo*, B., and Mostafavi. (2016). “Resilience of Infrastructure Systems to Sea-Level Rise in Coastal Areas: Impacts, Adaptation Measures, and Implementation Challenges.” Sustainability, 8(11), 1115.

  • Zhu*, J., and Mostafavi, A. (2016). “Meta-network Framework for Integrated Performance Assessment under Uncertainty in Construction Projects.” Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 04016042.

  • Inyim*, P., Pereyra*, J., Bienvenu, M., & Mostafavi, A. (2016). “Environmental Assessment of Pavement Infrastructure: A Systematic Review.” Journal of Environmental Management, 176, 128-138.

  • Mostafavi, A., & Inman*, A. (2016). Exploratory Analysis of The Pathway Towards Operationalizing Resilience in Transportation Infrastructure Management. Built Environment Project and Asset Management, 6(1), 106-118.

  • Mostafavi, A., Abraham, D., DeLaurentis, D., Sinfield, J., Kandil, A., and Queiroz, C. (2015). "Agent-Based Simulation Model for Assessment of Financing Scenarios in Highway Transportation Infrastructure Systems." J. Comput. Civ. Eng., 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000482, 04015012.

  • Vassigh S, Newman WE, Mostafavi A, Behzadan A (2015). “Hybrid Technologies for Interdisciplinary Education.” J Civil Environ Eng, 5: 201. doi:10.4172/2165-784X.1000201

  • Mostafavi, A., Abraham, D. M., and DeLaurentis, D. (2014). "Ex-Ante Policy Analysis in Civil Infrastructure Systems.” Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 28, Special Issue: 2012 International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering.

  • Mostafavi, A., Abraham, D. M., and Vives, A. (2014). “Exploratory Multi-Dimensional Analysis of the Determinants of Public Perceptions of Infrastructure Financing.” Journal of Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Vol. 70, pp.10-23.

  • Mostafavi, A., Abraham, D., and Sinfield, J. (2014). “Innovation in Infrastructure Project Finance: A Typology for Conceptualization.” International Journal of Innovation Science, Volume 6, Number 3, pp. 127-143.

  • Zhu*, J., and Mostafavi, A. (2014). “A System-of-Systems Framework for Performance Assessment in Complex Construction Projects.” Organization, Technology & Management in Construction: An International Journal, accepted on Oct 21 2014, forthcoming.

  • Mostafavi, A., Huff, J. L., Abraham, D. M., Oakes, W. C., & Zoltowski, C. B. (2013). Integrating Service, Learning, and Professional Practice: Toward the Vision for Civil Engineering in 2025. Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, B4013001.

  • Mostafavi, A., Abraham, D. M., Noureldin, S., Pankow, G., Novak, J., Walker, R., Hall, K., and George, B. (2012). "Risk-Based Assessment of the Inspection of Transportation Construction Projects.” Journal of Construction Engineering & Management, ASCE, 139(8), pp.977-986.

  • Mostafavi, A., Abraham, D. M., and Lee, J. (2012). “System-of-Systems Approach for Assessment of Financial Innovations in Infrastructure.” Journal of Built Environment Project and Asset Management, Vol. 2, Issue 2, pp.250-265.

  • Mostafavi, A., Valentin, V., Abraham, D. M., and Louis, J. (2012). "Assessment of the Effects of Nighttime Factors on the Productivity of Asphalt Paving Operations: A Case Study.” Journal of Construction Engineering & Management, ASCE, Volume 138, Issue 12, pp. 1421-1432 .

  • Mostafavi, A., Abraham, D. M., DeLaurentis, D. A., and Sinfield, J. V. (2011). "Exploring the Dimensions of Systems of Innovation Analysis: A System of Systems Framework." IEEE Systems Journal, Volume 5, No 2. pp. 256-265.

  • Mostafavi, A. and Karamouz, M. (2010) "Selecting Appropriate Project Delivery Systems: A Fuzzy Approach with Risk Analysis.” ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 136(8), 923-930


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