Ibrahim Yitmen

Associate Professor

Biography

Ibrahim Yitmen received his PhD in Building Technology-Construction Management from Istanbul Technical University-Turkey Faculty of Architecture in 2002. He spent 11 years as a faculty member at European University of Lefke-North Cyprus where he has been appointed as Associate Professor of Project and Construction Management. In 2014, he joined to Eastern Mediterranean University-North Cyprus and served as the coordinator of Construction Management Division at Department of Civil Engineering. He has been employed at the School of Engineering in Jönköping University since February 2018, as an Associate Professor of Management in Construction Production. 

Research

Ibrahim Yitmen's research focus is mainly on Innovation in Construction involving socio-technical issues regarding digital transformation in AEC industry. Recent special interest is on BIM-Enabled Cognitive Computing for Smart Built Environment, Augmented Reality/Mixed Reality for Cognitive Buildings, Blockchain Technology in Construction, Automated BIM-based Construction Project Progress Monitoring, Multi-Criteria Approach for Value-Driven Design in Industrialized Residential Multi-Storey Timber-Building, Risk Assessment and Stakeholders Engagement in Large -Scale Transport Infrastructure Projects. 

Article

Yitmen, I., Al-Musaed, A., Yücelgazi, F. (2021). ANP model for evaluating the performance of adaptive façade systems in complex commercial buildings Engineering Construction and Architectural Management.
Algan, T., Pedro, F., Eleni, P., Yitmen, I. (2021). Insights into Blockchain Implementation in Construction: Models for Supply Chain Management Journal of Management in Engineering, 37(4).
Alizadehsalehi, S., Yitmen, I. (2021). Digital twin-based progress monitoring management model through reality capture to extended reality technologies (DRX) Smart and Sustainable Built Environment.
Yitmen, I., Alizadehsalehi, S., Akıner, İ., Akıner, M. (2021). An Adapted Model of Cognitive Digital Twins for Building Lifecycle Management Applied Sciences, 11(9).
Movaffaghi, H., Yitmen, I. (2021). Multi-criteria decision analysis of timber–concrete composite floor systems in multi-storey wooden buildings Civil engineering and environmental systems (Print).
Muhammad, A., Yitmen, I., Alizadehsalehi, S., Celik, T. (2020). Adoption of Virtual Reality (VR) for Site Layout Optimization of Construction Projects Teknik Dergi, 31(2).
Almusaed, A., Almssad, A., Homod, R., Yitmen, I. (2020). Environmental profile on building material passports for hot climates Sustainability, 12(9).
Sadrinooshabadi, S., Taheri, A., Yitmen, I., Jongeling, R. (2020). Requirement management in a life cycle perspective based on ISO 19650-1 and CoClass as the new classification system in Sweden Engineering Construction and Architectural Management.
Erkul, M., Yitmen, I., Celik, T. (2020). Dynamics of stakeholder engagement in mega transport infrastructure projects International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, 13(7), 1465-1495.
Alizadehsalehi, S., Yitmen, I., Celik, T., Arditi, D. (2020). The effectiveness of an integrated BIM/UAV model in managing safety on construction sites International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, 26(4), 829-844.
Götz, C., Karlsson, P., Yitmen, I. (2020). Exploring applicability, interoperability and integrability of Blockchain-based digital twins for asset life cycle management Smart and Sustainable Built Environment.
Yücelgazi, F., Yitmen, I. (2020). An ANP model for risk response assessment in large scale bridge projects Civil engineering and environmental systems (Print), 37(1-2), 1-27.
Tezel, A., Papadonikolaki, E., Yitmen, I., Hilletofth, P. (2020). Preparing construction supply chains for blockchain technology: An investigation of its potential and future directions Frontiers of Engineering Management, 7, 547-563.
Movaffaghi, H., Pyykkö, J., Yitmen, I. (2020). Value-driven design approach for optimal long-span timber-concrete composite floor in multi-storey wooden residential buildings Civil engineering and environmental systems (Print), 37(3), 100-116.

Book chapter

Yitmen, I., Alizadehsalehi, S. (2021). Overview of Cyber-Physical Systems and enabling technologies in cognitive computing for smart built environment. In: Ibrahim Yitmen (Ed.), BIM-enabled cognitive computing for smart built environment: Potential, requirements, and implementation Boca Raton: CRC Press
Yitmen, I., Alizadehsalehi, S. (2021). Towards a digital twin-based smart built environment. In: Ibrahim Yitmen (Ed.), BIM-enabled cognitive computing for smart built environment: Potential, requirements, and implementation Boca Raton: CRC Press

Collections

Conference paper

Lennartsson, M., Yitmen, I., Movaffaghi, H., Linderoth, H. (2020). Framework for Digital Development in Industrialized Housebuilding. Amsterdam: IOS Press, 9th Swedish Production Symposium (SPS2020), 7-8 October 2020, Jönköping, Sweden.
Ozturk, G., Yitmen, I. (2019). Conceptual Model of Building Information Modeling Usage for Knowledge Management in Construction Projects. 3rd World Multidisciplinary Civil Engineering, Architecture, Urban Planning Symposium (WMCAUS 2018).
Yucelgazi, F., Yitmen, I. (2019). Risk Assessment for Large-Scale Transport Infrastructure Projects. 3rd World Multidisciplinary Civil Engineering, Architecture, Urban Planning Symposium (WMCAUS 2018).
Tezel, A., Papadonikolaki, E., Yitmen, I., Hilletofth, P. (2019). Preparing Construction Supply Chains for Blockchain: An Exploratory Analysis. CIB World Building Congress 2019 Constructing Smart Cities, Hong Kong SAR, China, 17 – 21 June 2019.
Movaffaghi, H., Pyykkö, J., Yitmen, I. (2019). Multi-Objective and Multi-Criteria Approach for Value-Driven Design in Industrialized Residential Multi-Storey Timber-Building. Växjö Compwood 2019 International Conference on Computational Methods in Wood Mechanics – from Material Properties to Timber Structures.ECCOMAS Thematic Conference, June 17-19, 2019, Växjö, Sweden..
Movaffaghi, H., Pyykkö, J., Yitmen, I., Svensson, S. (2019). Large Span Timber Buildings Under Horizontal Forces. Italy: Elsevier, CIVIL-COMP 2019, The Sixteenth International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing 16-19 September 2019, Lake Garda, Italy.
Movaffaghi, H., Yitmen, I. (2018). Developing a framework of a multi-objective and multi-criteria based approach for integration of LCA-LCC and dynamic analysis in industrialized multi-storey timber construction. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 35th CIB W78 2018 Conference: IT in Design, Construction,and Management, Chicago, 01-03 October 2018..