Who we are (Alphabetize by Last Name)

Pavan Aduri

Pavan is a graduate student in Computer Engineering.  He received his Bachelor of Technology from GITAM University, India majoring in Electronics and Communication Engineering. He has worked as a Cloud Native Application Developer and a Cloud and backend engineer. His interests include Parallel Computing, Cloud Computing, Machine Learning and Neural Networks. 

Yeon Chae

Yeon is a PhD student in Construction Science at Texas A&M University. She received her bachelor in Architectural Engineering from Seoul National University in South Korea. Her research interests are safety management, worker behavior, and computer vision. 

Samraat Gupta

Samraat is a graduate student majoring in Computer Science at Texas A&M University. Previously, he received his B.Sc in Computer Engineering from University at Buffalo. His primary research interests include sketch-based modeling, rendering, computational topology, and virtual reality.  

Justin Jelacic

Justin is a graduate student at Texas A&M since Fall 2022. He received his Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada. His research interests are smart construction, thermal comfort, and green infrastructure.  

Minguk Kim

Minguk is a PhD student in Construction Science at Texas A&M University.  He received his bachelor and master’s degrees  from Incheon National University in South Korea.  His research interests include digital twin, human behavior, and deep learning applications for construction and urban challenges.

Yoojun Kim

Yoojun is a PhD student in Construction Science. He received his bachelor and master’s degrees in Architectural Engineering from Inha University in South Korea. His current research centers on human-environment interaction, leveraging digital twin solutions toward smarter and more resilient construction and cities. 

Jin Sol Lee

Jin Sol is a PhD student  in Construction Science  at Texas A&M since 2020. He received his Bachelor of Architecture from Hanyang University, Korea and M.Sc in Architecture and Architectural Engineering from Seoul National University, Korea. His research interests are construction robots, tele-operation, and smart construction.

Miran Seo

Miran is a PhD student in Construction Science since 2022. She studied Architectural Engineering (B.S.) at Korea University and Construction Management (M.S.) at the University of Washington in Seattle. She has a LEED AP of BD+C (Buiding Design+Construction) certificate. She has work experience in the Building Construction field, the construction management for the Garrison Relocation Program of the U.S. Army Corps in South Korea. 

Wei-Lun William Tsai

Wei-Lun is a graduate student in Computer-Aided Engineering at National Taiwan University. He completed his bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. His research interests are applying image captioning to generate safety captions related to construction site inspection.

Aarthi Vasudevan

Aarthi is a graduate student in Computer Engineering since 2022. She completed her bachelor's degree in Electronics and Communication from SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, India. She has worked in Tata Consultancy Services for nearly 2 years as a Backend cloud developer concentrating on AWS services, Java and Python-based applications. Her research interests include Cloud-based modeling, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. 


Dr. Seulbi Lee (Post Doc)

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Architecture & Urban Design, Incheon National University, South Korea

Dr. Jeehee Lee (Post Doc)

Current Position:  Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering and Construction, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA

Dr. Hongjo Kim (Post Doc)

Current Position:  Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Yonsei University, South Korea

Dr. Jaeyoon Kim (PhD)

Current Position:  Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering, The University of Texas at El Paso, USA

Dr. Mirsalar Kamari (PhD)

Current Position:  Assistant Professor, School of Construction and Design, The University of Southern Mississippi, USA

Dr. Jinwoo Kim (Visiting PhD student, SNU)

Current Position: Assistant Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Dr. Bo Young Kim (Visiting PhD student, SNU)

Current Position: Postdoctoral Research Associate in biostatistics at NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Parth Patel (MS)

Current Position: Field/Office Engineer II, Kiewit Corporation

Aswin Jacob Thomas (MS)

Current Position: Software Development Engineer, Amazon

Kajal Matanchhea Shrestha (MS)

Current Position: Project Engineer, Satterfield & Pontikes Construction

Angeela Shrestha (MS)

Current Position: Junior Estimator, Satterfield & Pontikes Construction

Reema Abraham (MS)

Current Position: Project Analyst, Turner & Townsend

Yogesh Naik (MS)

Current Position: Assistant Superintendent, Turner Construction Company

Michelle Chavez Abril (MS)

Current Position: Assistant Project Manager, Thornton Construction Company

JongWook Jeon (MS)

Current Position: BIM Specialist, HAEAHN Architecture

JaeHyuk Lee (MS)

Current Position:  Program Controls Manager, Akaria Hanmi for Project Management

Yung-Hsin Tung (BS)

Current Position:  Graduate Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Jingdi Zhang (BS)

Current Position:  Graduate Student, Computer Science, Texas A&M University