Imriyas is an internationally recognised leader in construction research. He has expertise in the development and applications of decision support / expert systems, data mining and analytics, machine learning and virtual reality in construction management. In recent years, he has been investigating research themes such as developing digital solutions for improving workplace health and safety in construction, psychological wellbeing in the construction industry, construction economics and digital approaches to construction education. With this research program, he has so far authored five scholarly books and several research articles in reputable international outlets, and developed several ICT system prototypes, including a working mobile app, namely: Fall PtD, which is available in Appstore for free download.
Imriyas is an excellent educator and his teaching interests predominantly lie in Construction Informatics, including building information modelling and Construction Economics. In addition to developing and delivering specific course units with the use of advanced digital technologies, he has extensive experiences in developing academic programs and course curriculums for construction management and economics education.
Imriyas is also the Editor of the International Journal, Construction Economics and Building, which is a rising journal in the field of construction management and economics. The journal is currently placed in the second quartile in the SCIMAGO journal ranking. Please visit the journal website for further details: 1e1e36bf2d