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Prof Bimal Kumar


Department: Architecture and Built Environment

Bimal Kumar

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Building Information Modelling: Evaluating Tools for Maturity and Benefits Measurement, Kassem, M., Li, J., Kumar, B., Malleson, A., Gibbs, D., Kelly, G., Watson, R. 31 Mar 2020
  • Data driven model improved by multi-objective optimisation for prediction of building energy loads, Seyedzadeh, S., Pour Rahimian Leilabadi, F., Oliver, S., Glesk, I., Kumar, B. 1 Aug 2020, In: Automation in Construction
  • Development of Semantically Rich 3D Retrofit Models, Sadeghineko, F., Kumar, B. 1 Nov 2020, In: Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering
  • Impact of a multi-media digital tool on identifying construction hazards under the UK construction design and management regulations, Hare, B., Kumar, B., Campbell, J. 13 Oct 2020, In: Electronic Journal of Information Technology in Construction
  • A Semantic Web-Based Approach for Generating Parametric Models Using RDF, Sadeghineko, F., Kumar, B., Chan, W. 19 May 2018, Advanced Computing Strategies for Engineering. EG-ICE 2018., Springer
  • Design hazard identification and the link to site experience, Hayne, G., Kumar, B., Hare, B. Apr 2017, In: Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers: Management, Procurement and Law
  • Effectiveness of Implementing 5D Functions of Building Information Modeling on Professions of Quantity Surveying– A Review, Alhasan, S., Kumar, B., Thanikal, J. 1 May 2017, In: International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology
  • Implementation of level 2 Building Information Modelling strategy for asset procurement, Kumar, B., Hayne, G. 2 Oct 2017, In: Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers: Management, Procurement and Law
  • BIM Capability Audit of Contracting-Based Organisations, Hayne, G., Kumar, B. 1 Oct 2016, In: International Journal of 3-D Information Modeling (IJ3DIM)
  • A Framework for Regulatory Ontology Construction within AEC Domain, Mcgibbney, L., Kumar, B. 28 May 2015, Ontology in the AEC Industry, American Society of Civil Engineers

Professional Activity

PGR Supervision

  • Ehab Sayed Biomimetic Intelligence for Systemic Innovation in Construction Start Date: 09/07/2018
  • Ramy Elsehrawy The Science of Digital Twins for Urban Management. A Digital Twin Body of Knowledge Start Date: 01/10/2019


  • Civil Engineering PhD September 01 1989
  • Chartered Engineer CEng
  • Chartered IT Professional CITP
  • Fellow of Institution of Civil Engineers FICE
  • Member of American Society of Civil Engnieers MASCE
  • Professional Member MBCS
  • Senior Fellow of HEA SFHEA

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