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Skibniewski, Miroslaw J.

Skibniewski, Miroslaw J.

Civil and Environmental Engineering
Maryland Robotics Center
1188 Glenn L. Martin Hall


  • Ph.D. Carnegie-Mellon University, 1986
  • M.S. Carnegie-Mellon University, 1983
  • M.Eng. Politechnika Warszawska, 1981


  • Construction engineering and management
  • Automation and robotics for construction
  • Information technologies for project management 


  • ENCE 420 Selection and Utilization of Construction Equipment (Fall semesters)
  • ENCE 421 Legal Aspects of Engineering and Architecture (Spring semesters)
  • ENCE 622 Constructon Automation and Robotics (Spring and Fall semesters) 

  1. Cai, S., Ma, Z., Skibniewski, M. J., & Bao, S. (2019). Construction automation and robotics for high-rise buildings over the past decades: A comprehensive review. Advanced Engineering Informatics, 42 doi:10.1016/j.aei.2019.100989
  2. Guo, S., Ding, L., Zhang, Y., Skibniewski, M. J., & Liang, K. (2019). Hybrid recommendation approach for behavior modification in the Chinese construction industry.  ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 145(6) doi:10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001665
  3. Khan, N., Ali, A. K., Skibniewski, M. J., Lee, D. Y., & Park, C. (2019). Excavation safety modeling approach using BIM and VPL. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2019 doi:10.1155/2019/1515808
  4. Li, K., Luo, H., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). A non-centralized adaptive method for dynamic planning of construction components storage areas. Advanced Engineering Informatics, 39, 80-94. doi:10.1016/j.aei.2018.12.001
  5. Pan, Y., Zhang, L., Wu, X., Qin, W., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Modeling face reliability in tunneling: A copula approach. Computers and Geotechnics, 109, 272-286. doi:10.1016/j.compgeo.2019.01.027
  6. Pan, Y., Zhang, L., Wu, X., Zhang, K., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Structural health monitoring and assessment using wavelet packet energy spectrum. Safety Science, 120, 652-665. doi:10.1016/j.ssci.2019.08.015
  7. Shohet, I. M., Wei, H. -., Skibniewski, M. J., Tak, B., & Revivi, M. (2019). Integrated communication, control, and command of construction safety and quality.  ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 145(9) doi:10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001679
  8. Yuan, J., Ji, W., Guo, J., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Simulation-based dynamic adjustments of prices and subsidies for transportation PPP projects based on stakeholders’ satisfaction. Transportation, 46(6), 2309-2345. doi:10.1007/s11116-018-9940-1
  9. Yuan, J., Li, L., Wang, E., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Examining sustainability indicators of space management in elderly Facilities—a case study in china. Journal of Cleaner Production, 208, 144-159. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.10.065
  10. Yuan, J., Li, W., Xia, B., Chen, Y., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Operation performance measurement of public rental housing delivery by ppps with fuzzy-AHP comprehensive evaluation. International Journal of Strategic Property Management, 23(5), 328-353. doi:10.3846/ijspm.2019.9820
  11. Yuan, J., Zhang, L., Tan, Y., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Evaluating the regional social sustainability contribution of public-private partnerships in china: The development of an indicator system. Sustainable Development, doi:10.1002/sd.2001
  12. Zhang, L., Wu, X., Liu, W., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Optimal strategy to mitigate tunnel-induced settlement in soft soils: Simulation approach.  ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, 33(5) doi:10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0001322
  13. Zheng, C., Yuan, J., Li, L., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Process-based identification of critical factors for residual value risk in china's highway PPP projects. Advances in Civil Engineering, 2019 doi:10.1155/2019/5958904
  14. Zhou, C., Chen, R., Jiang, S., Zhou, Y., Ding, L., Skibniewski, M. J., & Lin, X. (2019). Human dynamics in near-miss accidents resulting from unsafe behavior of construction workers. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 530 doi:10.1016/j.physa.2019.121495
  15. Zhou, C., Ding, L., Zhou, Y., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Visibility graph analysis on time series of shield tunneling parameters based on complex network theory. Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, 89, 10-24. doi:10.1016/j.tust.2019.03.019
  16. Zhou, C., Ding, L., Zhou, Y., Zhang, H., & Skibniewski, M. J. (2019). Hybrid support vector machine optimization model for prediction of energy consumption of cutter head drives in shield tunneling.  ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 33(3) doi:10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000833

Skibniewski Elected to Academy of Engineering in Poland

Clark School professor recognized for leadership and contributions to the field of construction engineering.

Khalifa University Names Skibniewski Engineering Dean

Civil engineering professor joins Khalifa University of Science Technology and Research August 1.

Skibniewski Receives Honorary Degree

Vilnius Gediminas Technical University awards CivE professor Doctor Honoris Causa.

CEE Professor Awarded Coveted National Title

Dr. Skibniewski named "Professor of Engineering Sciences" from President of Poland

Skibniewski Elected to Russian Engineering Academy

Honor opens door to collaboration between U.S. and Russian engineers.

Skibniewski Joins Civil Engineering

Miroslaw Skibniewski has joined the civil and environmental engineering department as Clark Chair in Construction Engineering and Management.

Other professional society fellows

  • International Association for Automation and Robotics in Construction
  • UK Royal Academy of Engineering
  • HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advance Study