Iris D. Tommelein

Publications - ORCID: 0000-0002-9941-6596

[last updated 10 October 2022]

[B] Book
[C] Book Chapter

[J] Peer-reviewed Journal Paper
[P] Peer-reviewed Conference Paper
[R] Published Report
[T] P2SL Technical Report

2022

  • Diab, A. and Tommelein, I.D. 2022. "Genetic algorithm for work space zoning while leveling workloads for takt planning." Manuscript number CPENG-4114 submitted on 28 NOV 2020 to ASCE's Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering [J]
  • Fireman, M.C.T., Saurin, T., Formoso, C.T., Koskela, L., and Tommelein, I.D. 2022. "Slack in production planning and control: a study in the construction industry." Construction Management and Economics, published online: 01 Nov 2022, doi.org/10.1080/01446193.2022.2135749 [J]
  • Koskela, L., Tommelein, I.D., Formoso, C.T., and Sacks, R. 2022. "Editorial: Festschrift honouring Dr. Glenn Ballard." Construction Management and Economics, 40:7-8, 497-506, published online 17 Jul 2022, doi.org/10.1080/01446193.2022.2076391 [J]
  • Lehtovaara, J., Coelho, R.V., Singh, V.V., and Tommelein, I.D. 2022. "Takt production in construction planning and control: integrative review." submitted 2022-06-28 to  ASCE J. of Construction Engineering and Management, COENG-12869 [J]
  • Lehtovaara, J., Tommelein, I.D., and Seppänen, O. 2022. "How a takt plan can fail: Applying failure modes and effects analysis in takt control." Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC30), Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, pp. 715-726, www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/2001doi.org/10.24928/2022/0182 [P]
  • Peña, A. and Tommelein, I.D. 2022. "Mistakeproofing principles and AEC practices: Catalog of examples and lessons learned."  To be submitted to  ASCE J. of Construction Engineering and Management. [J]
  • Singh, V.V. and Tommelein, I.D. 2022. "Visual workload leveling and zoning using work density method for construction process planning." Manuscript COENG-13347 submitted for review on 15 November 2022 to ASCE J. of Construction Engineering and Management. [J]
  • Tommelein, I.D. 2022. "Work Density Method for takt planning of construction processes with nonrepetitive work." ASCE J. of Construction Engineering and Management, in press, doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0002398 [J]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Ballard, G. 2022. "A Production View on Drivers of Productivity in Construction." TBD [.] 
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Emdanat, S. 2022. "Takt planning: An enabler for Lean Construction." Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC30), Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, pp. 866-877, www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/2014doi.org/10.24928/2022/0198 [P]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Gazzaniga, T. 2022. Small and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (SB/DBE) Issues in Caltrans Contract and Bid Process - Preliminary Investigation. California Department of Transportation, 30 pages. [R]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Lehtovaara, J. (editors) 2022. Proceedings of the First Takt Production Forum. Project Production Systems Laboratory, UC Berkeley, CA. 
  • Tommelein, I.D., Singh, V.V., Coelho, R.V. and Lehtovaara, J. 2022. "So many flows!" Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC30), Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, pp. 878-889www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/2015, doi.org/10.24928/2022/0199 [P]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Yiu, K. 2022. "Mistakeproofing framework and applications in civil engineering operations and products." ASCE, Construction Research Congress 20229-12 March, Arlington, VA, pp. 617-626, doi.org/10.1061/9780784483978.063 [P]
  • Tvedt, I., Tommelein, I.D., Klakegg, O.J., Wong, J.-M. 2022. "Organizational values in support of leadership styles fostering organizational resilience: A case study." Manuscript ID IJMPB-05-2022-0121 in review for publication in the International Journal of Managing Projects in Business [J]

2021

2020

2019

  • Gomez, S.C., Bishop, B., Ballard, G., Saenz, M., Tommelein, I. (2019). "An Active Caring Approach through Psychological Safety in Construction Projects." Proc. 27th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 27), Pasquire, C. and Hamzeh, F.R. (eds.), Dublin, Ireland, online at www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1741 [P]
  • Gomez, S.C., Huynh, R., Arroyo, P., Ballard, G., Tommelein, I., Tillmann, P. (2019). "Changing Behaviors Upstream to Achieve Expected Outcomes." Proc. 27th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 27), Pasquire, C. and Hamzeh, F.R. (eds.), Dublin, Ireland, online at www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1637 [P]
  • Jabbari, A., Tommelein, I.D., and Kaminsky, P.M. (2019). "Models and algorithm for workload leveling based on work space zoning to support takt planning." Technical Report, Project Production Systems Laboratory (P2SL), UC Berkeley, 23 March, 46 pages, https://doi.org/10.34942/P2159C [T]
  • Junghans, A. and Tommelein, I.D. (2019). "How Can Involvement of FM in Lean Project Delivery Contribute to the Construction of Smart Cities?" CIB World Building Congress 2019 "Constructing Smart Cities" (Working Group: W70 Facilities Management and Maintenance), 17- 21 June, Hong Kong, China. [P]
  • Martinez, E., Reid, C., and Tommelein, I.D. (2019). "Lean Construction for Affordable Housing: a Case Study in Latin America." Construction Innovation; Information, Process, Management, Published online 13 July 2019, doi.org/10.1108/CI-02-2019-0015 [J]
  • Milberg, C.T. and Tommelein, I.D. (2019). "Methods for Managing Tolerance Compatibility: Example of Windows in Cast-in-place Concrete." ASCE J. of Construction Engineering and Managementdoi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001728, Published online 7 December 2019, In print: 146 (2) February 2020. [J]  
  • Talebi, S., Tzortzopoulos, P., Koskela, L., Poshdar, M., Tommelein, I.D., Tezel, A., and Antunes, R. (2019). "A Vision for the Future of the Computer-Aided Tolerance Management in Construction Based on the Lessons Learned from Manufacturing." CIB World Building Congress 2019 "Constructing Smart Cities," 17- 21 June, Hong Kong, China. [P]
  • Tommelein, I.D. (2019). "Principles of Mistakeproofing and Inventive Problem Solving (TRIZ)." Proc. 27th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 27), Pasquire, C. and Hamzeh, F.R. (eds.), Dublin, Ireland, online at www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1710 - Best IGLC Paper: Second Place Award [P]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Pak, L. (2019). "Takt Planning of the Fit-out of a Multi-story Biopharmaceutical Project." Technical Report, Project Production Systems Laboratory (P2SL), UC Berkeley, 18 December, 36 pp., escholarship.org/uc/item/1h65t6d0 [T]
  • Several reprints of our papers appeared in the lean construction research map edited by: Abdelhamid, T., Ballard, G., Cheng, R., Grau, D., Messner, J., O’Connor, J., and Waters, C. (members of the LCI Research Committee). "The focus of this first research map is essential research, not necessarily the most recent, but the most groundbreaking or foundational in the field. This set of fourteen was chosen through a rigorous process of peer reviews by the LCI Research Committee:"  LCI Research Committee (no date). Practitioners Guide to Essential Lean Research.

2018

  • Bascoul, A.M., Tommelein, I.D., Tillmann, P., and Muxen, S. (2018). "Towards Facility Management Participation in Design: A UCSF Case Study." Proc. 26th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 26), González, V.A. (ed.), Chennai, India, doi.org/10.24928/2018/0209. [P]
  • Bascoul, A.M., Tommelein, I.D., Tuholski, S.J. (2018). "Construction Project Complexity as Addressed in Traditional vs. Lean Project Management Literature." ASCE, Construction Research Congress 2018, April 2-4, New Orleans, Louisiana, pp. 282-293, doi.org/10.1061/9780784481271.028 [P]
  • Bascoul, A.M., Tuholski, S.J., Tommelein, I.D. (2018). "Lean Construction to Manage Project Structural Complexity: The LPDS-MDM Framework." ASCE, Construction Research Congress 2018, April 2-4, New Orleans, Louisiana, pp. 271-281, doi.org/10.1061/9780784481271.027 [P]
  • Nguyen, H.V., Tommelein, I.D., Martin, P. (2018). "Process-Based Cost Modeling Framework and Case Study." Proc. 26th Annual Conference of the International. Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 26), González, V.A. (ed.), Chennai, India, doi.org/10.24928/2018/0523 [P]
  • Salem, C., Lefèvre, C., Li, J., Waters, R., Tommelein, I.D., Jayamanne, E., Shuler, P. (2018). "Managing the Receding Edge." Proc. 26th Annual Conference of the International. Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 26), González, V.A. (ed.), Chennai, India, doi.org/10.24928/2018/0414 [P]
  • Tommelein, I.D. (2018). Lean Thinking: Mistakeproofing (or Poka Yoke in Japanese), Veidekke Workshop on Quality, 18 December, Oslo, Norway.
  • Tommelein, I.D. (2018). "Discussion of 'Toward Error Management in Construction: Moving beyond a Zero Vision' by Peter E.D. Love and Jim Smith." ASCE, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, Published online: October 25, 2017, doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001414, 144(1): 07017001.
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Blampied, N. (2018). Mapping and Improving the Delivery Process of Highway Pavement Rehabilitation ProjectsUCConnect Report, UC Berkeley, January, 44 pp. ucconnect.berkeley.edu/sites/default/files/file_uploads/2016-TO-43-65A0529.pdf  [R]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Blampied, N. (2018). Review of the Project Resourcing and Schedule Management (PRSM) System used by Caltrans. Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Berkeley, CA, 129 pages, escholarship.org/uc/item/20t4r81t [R]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Demirkesen, S. (2018). Mistakeproofing the Design of Construction Processes Using Inventive Problem Solving. CPWR, Silver Spring, MD, 60 pp., https://escholarship.org/uc/item/8ks2m091 and www.cpwr.com/sites/default/files/publications/Tommelein-mistakeproofing-construction-process.pdf [R]

2017

  • Bascoul, A.M. and Tommelein, I.D. (2017). "Visualizing Daily On-site Space Use." Proc. 25th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Heraklion, Greece, 9-12 July, pp. 597-604, doi.org/10.24928/2017/0258 [P]
  • Bascoul, A.M., Tuholski, S.J., Tommelein, I.D. (2017). "Use of DSM to Capture Unplanned Design Iterations on a Facility Plant Upgrade Project." Proc.17th International Dependency and Structure Modeling Conference (DSM 2017), Espoo, Finland, 11-13 September. [P]
  • Kohl, M., Wilberg, J., Tommelein,I., Pikas, E., Lindemann, U. (2017). "Modularization: Exploring opportunities for knowledge transfer between the mechanical engineering and construction industry." In: DS 87-6 Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Engineering Design (ICED 17) Vol 6: Design Information and Knowledge, Vancouver, Canada, 21-25.08. 201, pp. 227-236.
  • Martinez, E., Tommelein, I.D., and Alvear, A. (2017). "Integration of Lean and Information Technology to Enable a Customization Strategy in Affordable Housing." Proc. 25th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Heraklion, Greece, 9-12 July, pp. 95-102, doi.org/10.24928/2017/0136 [P]
  • Parrish, K., Wong, J.-M., and Tommelein, I.D. (2017). "Set-based Design with BIM Support: Case of Reinforcing Steel Design." ASCE, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, MS COENG-6276, in review.
  • Theis, P., Tommelein, I.D., and Emdanat. S. (2017). "Use of Takt Planning in Production System Design." Handout for Workshop on Takt Planning, P2SL, UC Berkeley, 26-27 September, 12 pp., available at escholarship.org/uc/item/6j33463f [T]
  • Tommelein, I.D. (2017). "Collaborative Takt Time Planning of Non-Repetitive Work." In: Walsh, K., Sacks, R., and Brilakis, I (eds.). Proc. Lean & Computing in Construction Congress (LC3), Vol. 1 (CIB W78), Proc. 25th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC25), Heraklion, Greece, pp. 745-752, doi.org/10.24928/2017/0271 - Conference presentation on Youtube at www.youtube.com/watch?v=500y23NrNms&t=604s [P]
  • Blampied, N. and Tommelein, I.D. (2017). PRSM Review Year 1 Report A: Review of PRSM Use at Caltrans. Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Berkeley, CA, escholarship.org/uc/item/4306c48h [R]
  • Viana, D.D., Tommelein, I.D. and Formoso, C.T. (2017). "Using Modularity to Reduce Complexity of Industrialized Building Systems for Mass Customization." Energies 201710, 1622, www.mdpi.com/1996-1073/10/10/1622 (Special Issue: Selected Papers from ZEMCH 2016: Building Energy Performance Evaluation/Simulation) [J]

2016

  • Aslesen, S. and Tommelein, I.D. (2016). "What “makes” the Last Planner? A Typology of Behavioral Patterns of Last Planners." Proc. 24th Ann. Conf. of the Int’l. Group for Lean Construction, Boston, MA, USA, sect. 7 pp. 43-52, iglc.net/Papers/Details/1360 [P]
  • Ballard, G. and Tommelein, I.D. (2016). "Current Process Benchmark for the Last Planner System." Project Production Systems Laboratory, UC Berkeley, CA. https://goo.gl/rS42Wa [T]
  • Blampied, N. and I.D. Tommelein (2016). “Product Versus Performance Specification for Wheelchair Ramp Construction.” Proc. 24th Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction, July 2016, (IGLC 24), Boston, MA, pp. 163-172, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1328/pdf
  • Demirkesen S. and Tommelein I.D. (2016). "Lean Management Methods for Design and Construction: Built-in-Quality and Safety-by-Design.” Proc. 12th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE2016), 21-23 September 2016, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey, pp. 1-9. [P]
  • Frandson, A. and Tommelein, I.D. (2016). "Takt Time Planning of Interiors on a Precast Hospital Project." Proc. 24th Ann. Conf. of the Int’l. Group for Lean Construction, Boston, MA, sect. 6 pp. 143-152, iglc.net/Papers/Details/1339[P]
  • Martinez, E., I.D. Tommelein, and A. Alvear (2016). "Formwork system selection using Choosing by Advantages." Proc. ASCE 2016 Construction Research Congress, 31 May to 2 June 2016, San Juan, Puerto Rico, pp. 1700-1709, https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784479827.170
  • Sadi, T., Wilberg, J., Tommelein, I.D., and Lindemann, U. (2016). "Supporting the Design of Competitive Organizations by a Domain-Specific Application Framework for the Viable System Model." Proc. 18th International Dependency and Structure Modeling Conference (DSM 2016), Sao Paulo, Brazil, 29-30 August, pp. 77-87, doi.org/10.19255/JMPM-DSM2016
  • Sadi, T., Wilberg, J., Tommelein, I.D., and Lindemann, U. (2016). "Supporting the Design of Competitive Organizations by a Domain-specific Application Framework for the Viable Systems Model." The Journal of Modern Project Management (JMPM), September-December, pp. 96-103, https://www.researchgate.net/publication/308597605_Supporting_the_design_of_competitive_organizations_by_a_domain-specific_application_framework_for_the_viable_system_model [J]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Ballard, G. (2016). Lean Construction Glossary. Production Systems Laboratory, UC Berkeley, CA (includes approximately 350 terms).  [T]
  • Lightbulb Tommelein, I.D. and G. Ballard (2016). Target Value Design: Introduction, Framework, and Current Benchmark. Book published by Lean Construction Institute, March, 71 pp., P2SL report open-access online at escholarship.org/uc/item/29m7163g [B]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and G. Ballard (2016). " 'Advancing' Advanced Work Packaging (AWP)." Project Production Institute Journal, San Francisco, CA, pp. 79-86.[J]
  • Viana, D.D., Tommelein, I.D. and Formoso, C.T. (2016). "Using modularity to reduce complexity of industrialized construction projects: A case study." Proc. 5th International Conference on Zero Energy Mass Customised Housing (ZEMCH 2016), 20-23 December, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. [P]

2015

  • Arroyo, P., Tommelein, I.D., and Ballard, G. (2015). "Selecting Globally Sustainable Materials: A Case Study Using Choosing By Advantages." ASCE,Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001041. [J]
  • Arroyo, P., Tommelein, I.D., Ballard, G. and Rumsey, P. (2015). "Choosing By Advantages: A Case Study for Selecting an HVAC System for a Net Zero Energy Museum.” Energy and Buildings, May, 111(1) 26-36, doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2015.10.023 [J]
  • Ballard, G. and Tommelein, I.D. (2015). "A Critique of Advanced Work Packaging." Project Production Institute, San Francisco, CA, projectproduction.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/A-Critique-of-Advanced-Work-Packaging.pdf  [J]
  • Do, D. , Ballard, G. & Tommelein, I. D. 2015. "An Analysis of Potential Misalignments of Commercial Incentives in Integrated Project Delivery and Target Value Design." In: Seppänen, O., González, V. A. & Arroyo, P. (eds.) Proc. 23rd Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction. Perth, Australia, 29-31 July, pp. 277-286, https://iglc.net/Papers/Details/1168.
  • Frandson, A.G., Seppänen, O., and Tommelein, I.D. (2015). "Comparison between location based management and takt time planning." In: Seppänen, O., González, V.A., and Arroyo, P. (editors). Proc. 23rd Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Perth, Australia, 29-31 July, pp. 3-12, iglc.net/Papers/Details/1181. [P]
  • Frandson, A.G. and Tommelein, I.D. 2015. "Improving Integrated Planning for Offshore O&M Projects With Last Planner® Principles." In: Seppänen, O., González, V.A., and Arroyo, P. (editors). Proc. 23rd Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Perth, Australia, 29-31 July, pp.173-182, iglc.net/Papers/Details/1198. [P]
  • Hamzeh, F.R., Saab, I., Tommelein, I.D., and Ballard, G. (2015). "Understanding the Role of ‘Tasks Anticipated’ in Lookahead Planning through Simulation." Automation in Construction, January, 49 (Part A) 18-26, doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2014.09.005 [J]
  • Steinhaeusser, T., Elezi, F., Tommelein, I.D. and Lindemann, U. (2015). "Management Cybernetics as a Theoretical Basis for Lean Construction Thinking." Lean Construction Journal, pp. 1-14, [J]
  • Tillmann, P., Viana, D., Sargent, Z.,Tommelein, I.D. and Formoso, C. (2015). "BIM and Lean in the design-production interface of ETO components in complex projects." In: Seppänen, O., González, V.A., and Arroyo, P. (editors). Proc. 23rd Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Perth, Australia, 29-31 July, pp. 331-340, available at https://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1175[P]
  • Tommelein, I.D. (2015). "Journey toward Lean Construction: Pursuing a Paradigm Shift in the AEC Industry." ASCE, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, June, 141 (6) 1-12, doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000926 [J]
  • Viana, D., P. Tillmann, Z. Sargent, I.D. Tommelein and C.T. Formoso (2015). "Analysis of HVAC Subcontractor Mechanisms for JIT Materials Supply to a Construction Site." Proc. 23rd Ann. Conf. of the Int'l. Group for Lean Construction, Perth, Australia, July 29-31, pp. 246-255, available at https://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1171[P]
  • Wilberg, J., Elezi, F., Tommelein, I.D., and Lindemann, U. (2015). "Using a Systemic Perspective to Support Engineering Change Management." Procedia Computer Science, 61:287-292, doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2015.09.217, In: Complex Adaptive Systems, Publication 5, Cihan H. Dagli (Editor in Chief), Conference Organized by Missouri University of Science and Technology, 2-4 November, San Jose, CA [P]
  • Wilberg, Julian, Iris D. TommeleinFatos EleziUdo Lindemann 2015. "Supporting the Implementation of Engineering Change Management with the Viable System Model." SMC 20152015 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 731-736, DOI: 10.1109/SMC.2015.137 [P]

2014 

  • Arroyo, P., G. Ballard and I.D. Tommelein, “Choosing By Advantages and Rhetoric in Building Design: Relationship and Potential Synergies.” Proc. 22nd Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 22), Oslo, Norway, June 25-27, 2014, pp. 391-400, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/989/pdf [P]
  • Arroyo, P., Tommelein, Iris D., and Ballard, G. (2014). "Comparing AHP and CBA as Decision Methods to Resolve the Choosing Problem in Detailed Design." ASCE, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 141 (1) January, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000915. [J]
  • Arroyo, P., I.D. Tommelein and G. Ballard, “Comparing Weighting Rating and Calculating vs. Choosing By Advantages to Make Design Choices.” Proc. 22nd Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 22), Oslo, Norway, June 25-27, 2014, pp. 401-412, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/992/pdf [P]
  • Do, D., C. Chen, G. Ballard and I.D. Tommelein, “Target Value Design as a Method for Controlling Project Cost Overruns.” Proc. 22nd Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 22), Oslo, Norway, June 25-27, 2014, pp. 171-181, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1065/pdf [P]
  • Elezi, F., Resch, D., Tommelein, I.D., Bauer, W., Maurer, M., Lindemann, U. (2014). "A Viable System Model Perspective on Variant Management based on a Structural Complexity Management Approach." In: Marle, F., M.; Maurer, M., Schmidt, D. M., Lindemann, U. (Eds.). DSM 14 Proceedings of the 16th International DSM Conference: Risk and Change Management in Complex Systems, pp. 13-22, https://doi.org/10.3139/9781569904923.002 [P]
  • Elezi, F., Schmidt, M. T., Tommelein, I. D., and Lindemann, U. (2014). "Analyzing implementation of lean production control with the Viable System Model," 2014 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, pp. 443-447, doi.org/10.1109/IEEM.2014.7058677 [P]
  • Frandson, A.G., Berghede, K. and Tommelein, I.D. (2014). "Takt-Time Planning and the Last Planner." Proc. 22nd Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 22), Oslo, Norway, 25-27 June, pp. 571-580, iglc.net/Papers/Details/1063[P]
  • Frandson, A.G. and Tommelein, I.D. (2014). "Automatic Generation of a Daily Space Schedule." In: Kalsaas, B.T., Koskela, L., and Saurin, T.A. (editors). Proc. 22nd Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 22), Oslo, Norway, 25-27 June, pp. 617-626, iglc.net/Papers/Details/982. [P]
  • Frandson, A. and Tommelein, I.D. (2014). "Development of a takt-time plan: A case study." In Castro-Lacouture, D., Irizarry, J., and Ashuri, B. (eds.). ASCE, Proc. Constr. Research Congress, Atlanta, GA, 19-21 May, pp. 1646-1655, doi.org/10.1061/9780784413517.168 [P]
  • Powell, D., Strandhagen, J.O., Tommelein, I., Ballard, G., Rossi, M. (2014). "A New Set of Principles for Pursuing the Lean Ideal in Engineer-to-Order Manufacturers." Procedia CIRP, 17:571-576, doi.org/10.1016/j.procir.2014.01.137 (Variety Management in Manufacturing, Proc. 47th CIRP Conf. on Manufacturing Systems) [P]
  • Rolstadås, A., Tommelein, I., Schiefloe, P.M., and Ballard, G. (2014). "Understanding Project Success through Analysis of Project Management Approach.International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, 7 (4) 638-660, doi.org/10.1108/IJMPB-09-2013-0048 [J]
  • Schmidt, M.T. , Elezi, F. , Tommelein, I.D. , Berghede, K., and Lindemann, U. (2014). "Supporting Organizational Design Towards Lean With the Viable System Model." In: Kalsaas, B.T., Koskela, L., and Saurin, T.A. (efditors). Proc. 22nd Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 22), Oslo, Norway, 25-27 June, pp. 73-83, iglc.net/Papers/Details/1062 [P]
  • Schmidt, M.T., Elezi, F., Tommelein, I.D. and Lindemann, U., (2014). Towards recursive plan-do-check-act cycles for continuous improvement. In 2014 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM2014), 9-12 December 2014, Malaysia, pp. 1486-1490, https://doi.org/10.1109/IEEM.2014.7058886 [P]
  • Tillmann, P., G. Ballard and I.D. Tommelein, “A Mentoring Approach to Implement Lean Construction.” Proc. 22nd Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 22), Oslo, Norway, June 25-27, June 2014, pp. 1283-1293, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/970/pdf [P]
  • Tillmann, P., K. Berghede, G. Ballard and I.D. Tommelein, “Developing a Production System on IPD: Considerations for a Pluralistic Environment.” Proc. 22nd Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 22), Oslo, Norway, June 25-27, 2014, pp. 317-328, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1001/pdf [P]

2013

  • Arroyo, P., I.D. Tommelein and G. Ballard, “Using ‘Choosing by advantages’ to Select Ceiling Tile from a Global Sustainability Perspective.” in Formoso, C. and Tzortzopoulos, P. (eds.) Proc. 21st Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 21), Fortaleza, Brazil, July 2013, pp. 309-318, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/868/pdf [P]
  • Elezi, F., Resch, D., Tommelein, I.D., Lindemann, U. (2013). "Improving Organizational Design and Diagnosis by Supporting Viable System Model Applications with Structural Complexity Management" In: Scheurmann, E., Maurer, M., Schmidt, D., Lindemann, U. (eds.) Proc. 15th International Dependency and Structure Modeling Conference (DSM 2013), Reducing Risk in Innovation, p. 133-140, https://doi.org/10.3139/9783446437937.016 and https://www.designsociety.org/publication/35143/Improving+Organizational+Design+and+Diagnosis+by+Supporting+Viable+System+Model+Applications+with+Structural+Complexity+Management [P]
  • Elezi, F., Schmidt, M., Tommelein, I.D., and Lindemann, U. 2013. "Enhanced viability in organizations: An approach to expanding the requirements of the viable system model," 2013 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, pp. 605-610, doi.org/10.1109/IEEM.2013.6962483. [P]
  • Frandson, A., Berghede, K., and Tommelein, I.D. (2013). "Takt time planning for construction of exterior cladding." In: Formoso, C.T. and Tzortzopoulos, P. (eds.) Proc. 21st Ann. Conf. Int’l. Group for Lean Constr. (IGLC 21), July 31-Aug. 2, Fortaleza, Brazil, pp. 527-536, iglc.net/Papers/Details/902. [P]
  • Hickethier, G., Tommelein, I.D., and Lostuvali, B. (2013). "Social Network Analysis of Information Flow in an IPD-Project." In: Formoso, C.T. and Tzortzopoulos, P. (eds.) Proc. 21st Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 21), Fortaleza, Brazil, 31-2 August, pp. 319-328, www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/911. [P]
  • Lee, H.W., Tommelein, I.D. and Ballard, G. (2013). “Target Setting Practice for Loans for Commercial Energy-Retrofit Projects.” ASCE, Journal of Management in Engineering, August, 31 (3) 1-7, doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ME.1943-5479.0000245 [J]
  • Lee, H.W., Tommelein, I.D. and Ballard, G. (2013). “Energy-related Risk Management in Integrated Project Delivery.” ASCE, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, December, 139 (12) 1-8, doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000753 [J]
  • Reijula, J., Holopainen, R., Kähkönen, E., Reijula, K., and Tommelein, I.D. (2013). “Intelligent HVAC systems in hospitals.” Intelligent Buildings International, 5 (2) 101-119, doi.org/10.1080/17508975.2013.778192 [J] 
  • Steinhaeusser, T., Elezi, F., Tommelein, I.D., and Lindemann, U. 2013. "Management Cybernetics as a Theoretical Basis for Lean Thinking." In: Formoso, C.T. and Tzortzopoulos, P. (editors). Proc. 21st Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Fortaleza, Brazil, 31 July-2 August, pp. 53-62, iglc.net/Papers/Details/951[P]

2012

  • Arroyo, P., I. Tommelein and G. Ballard, “Comparing Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Methods to Select Sustainable Alternatives in the AEC Industry.” Proc. of the International Conference on Sustainable Design, Engineering, and Construction 2012 (ICSDEC 2012): Developing the Frontier of Sustainable Design, Engineering, and Construction, edited by Wai Kiong Oswald Chong; Jie Gong; Jae Chang; and Mohsin Khalid Siddiqui, Fort Worth, Texas, November 7-9, 2012, pp. 869-876. https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784412688.104 [P]
  • Ballard, G. and Tommelein, I.D. (2012). "Lean Management Methods for Complex Projects." Engineering Project Organization Journal (TEPO), Taylor & Francis, 2 (1-2) 85-96, doi.org/10.1080/21573727.2011.641117 [J]
  • Hamzeh, F.R., Ballard, G., and Tommelein, I.D. (2012). “Rethinking Lookahead Planning to Optimize Construction Workflow.” Lean Construction Journal, ISSN 1555-1369, pp. 15-34, https://www.leanconstruction.org/media/docs/lcj/2012/LCJ_11_008.pdf [J]
  • Hickethier, G., Tommelein, I.D., and Gehbauer, F. (2012). "Reducing Rework in Design by Comparing Structural Complexity using a multi domain matrix." In: Tommelein, I.D. and Pasquire, C.L. (eds.) Proc. 20th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC20), San Diego, California, USA, 18-20 July, www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/779.
  • Lee, H.W., Ballard, G. and Tommelein, I.D. (2012a). "Developing a target value design protocol for commercial energy retrofits—Part 1." in Cai, H., Kandil, A., Hastak, M., and Dunston, P.S. (editors). Proc. Construction Research Congress 2012: Construction Challenges in a Flat World (CRC 2012), ASCE, pp. 1710-1719, doi.org/10.1061/9780784412329.172.
  • Lee, H.W., Ballard, G. and Tommelein, I.D. (2012b). "Developing a target value design protocol for commercial energy retrofits—Part 2." in Cai, H., Kandil, A., Hastak, M., and Dunston, P.S. (editors). Proc. Construction Research Congress 2012: Construction Challenges in a Flat World (CRC 2012), ASCE, pp. 1720-1729, doi.org/10.1061/9780784412329.173.
  • Lee, H.W., Tommelein, I.D., and Ballard, G. (2012). "Design of a design-build infrastructure project using a point-based methodology." ASCE, Journal of Management in Engineering, 28 (3) 291-299, ascelibrary.org/doi/pdf/10.1061/(ASCE)ME.1943-5479.0000103 
  • Reichardt, T., Elezi, F., Tommelein, I. D., Lindemann, U. (2012). "Creating dynamic organizational modularity in lean construction design – Combining MDM and DSM methodology systematically." Onishi, M., Maurer, M., Kirner, K., Lindemann, U. (eds.) Proceedings of the 14th International DSM Conference (DSM 2012), Kyoto, Japan, pp. 343-355. 
  • Reijula, J. and Iris D. Tommelein (2012). "Lean hospitals: a new challenge for facility designers." Intelligent Buildings International, 4 (2) 126-143, doi.org/10.1109/IEEM.2013.69624830.1080/17508975.2012.680429 [J]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and S. Gholami, “Root Causes of Clashes in Building Information Models (BIM).” in Tommelein, I.D. and Pasquire, C.L. (eds.) Proc. 20th Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 20), San Diego, California, 2012, Vol. I, pp. 121-130, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/850/pdf [P]

2011

  • Alarcon, I., D. Christian and I.D. Tommelein (2011). "Collaborating With a Permitting Agency to Delivery a Healthcare Project: Case Study of the Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley (SMCCV)," Proceedings 19th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Lima, Peru, July 13-15, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1121/pdf [P]
  • Arroyo, P., I.D. Tommelein and G. Ballard, “Deciding a Sustainable Alternative by ‘Choosing by Advantages’ in the AEC Industry.” in Tommelein, I.D. and Pasquire, C.L. (eds.) Proc. 20th Ann. Conf. of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 20), San Diego, California, 2012, Vol. I, pp.41-50, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/748/pdf [P]
  • Hickethier, G., I.D. Tommelein, M. Hofmann, B. Lostuvali and G. Gehbauer (2011). "MDM as a Tool to Improve BIM Development Processes," Proceedings of the 13th International Dependency and Structure Modelling Conference, Cambridge, Massachusetts, September 14-15.
  • Krinner, M., F. Elezi, I.D. Tommelein and U. Lindemann (2011). "Managing Complexity in Lean Construction Design Using the MDM Methodology to Create Organizational Modularity." Proceedings of the 13th International Dependency and Structure Modelling Conference, Cambridge, Massachusetts, September 14-15, pp. 377-390.

2010

  • Furtmeier, F., M. Graebsch, F. Elezi, I.D. Tommelein and U. Lindemann, "MDM as a Process Mapping Tool in Lean Construction." Proceedings 12th International DSM Conference, Cambridge, UK, July 22-23, 2010, pp. 153-158, Publisher: Hanser, Munich, ISBN: 978-3-446-42473-9 [P]
  • Furtmeier, F. and I.D. Tommelein, "Explorative Application of the Multi-Domain Matrix Methodology in Lean Design," Proceedings 18th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Haifa, Israel, July 14-16, 2010, pp. 151-160, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/729/pdf [P]
  • Howell, G., G. Ballard and I.D. Tommelein (2010). "Construction Engineering: Reinvigorating the Discipline," Proceedings Construction Engineering Conference: Opportunity and Vision for Education, Practice, and Research, Virginia Tech, September 30, 2010 [P]
  • Howell, G., G. Ballard and I.D. Tommelein (2010). "Construction Engineering: Reinvigorating the Discipline." ASCE, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, October, 137 (10) 740-744, doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0000276 (derived from Howell, Ballard, and Tommelein 2010 converence paper). [J]
  • Lee, H.W., I.D. Tommelein and G. Ballard, "Lean Design Management in an Infrastructure Design-Build Project - A Case Study," Proceedings 18th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 18), Haifa, Israel, July 14-16, 2010, pp. 113-122, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/691/pdf [P]
  • Milberg, C.T. and I.D. Tommelein, "Tolerance and Constructability of Soldier Piles in Slurry Walls," Journal of Performance for Constructed Facilities, ASCE, March 2010, Vol. 24(2), pp. 120-127, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0000079 [J]
  • Nguyen, H., B. Lostuvali and I.D. Tommelein, "Decision Analysis Using Virtual First-Run Study of a Viscous Damping Wall System," Lean Construction Journal, 2010, pp. 99-100, https://leanconstruction.org/media/docs/lcj/2010/LCJ_09_007.pdf [J]
  • Tuholski, S.J. and I.D. Tommelein (2010). "Design Structure Matrix Implementation on a Seismic Retrofit," Journal of Management in Engineering, July, 26 (3) 144-152, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ME.1943-5479.0000016 [J]

2009

  • Feng, P.P. and I.D. Tommelein, "Causes of Rework in California Hospital Design and Permitting: Augmenting an Existing Taxonomy," Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 17), Taipei, Taiwan, July 15-17, 2009, pp. 407-416, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/633/pdf [P]
  • Feng, P.P., I.D. Tommelein and G. Ballard, "Modeling the Effect of an Alternative Review Process: Case Study of a State Permitting Agency," in S.T. Ariaratnam and E.M. Rojas (eds.), "Building a Sustainable Future," Proceedings of the 2009 Construction Research Congress (CRC2009), held April 5-7 in Seattle, WA, published by ASCE, Reston, VA, 2009, April 2009, Vol. 2, pp. 866-875, https://doi.org/10.1061/41020(339)88 [P]
  • Friblick, F., I.D. Tommelein, E. Mueller and J.H. Falk, "Development of an Integrated Facade System to Improve the High-Rise Building Process," Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 17), Taipei, Taiwan, July 15-17, 2009, pp. 359-370, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/636/pdf [P]
  • Gupta, A., I.D. Tommelein, and K. Blume, "Framework for Using A3s to Develop Shared Understanding on Projects," Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 17), Taipei, Taiwan, July 15-17, 2009, pp. 545-556, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/642/pdf [P]
  • Hamzeh, F.R., G. Ballard and I.D. Tommelein, "Is the Last Planner System Applicable to Design? A Case Study," Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 17), Taipei, Taiwan, July 15-17, 2009, pp. 165-176, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/644/pdf [P]
  • Hickethier, G., K. Parrish, S. Tuholski and I.D. Tommelein. "Evaluating Value Generation of Rebar Delivery Processes with DSM." In: M. Kreimeyer, J. Maier, G. Fadel and U. Lindemann (Eds.), Proceedings of the 11th International DSM Conference, Greenville, SC, October 12-13, 2009, pp. 357-367.
  • Koskela, L. and I.D. Tommelein, "The Economic Theory of Production Conceals Opportunities for Sustainability Improvement," Proceedings 17th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 17), Taipei, Taiwan, July 15-17, 2009, pp. 269-278, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/653/pdf [P]
  • Nguyen, H.V., B. Lostuvali and I.D. Tommelein, "Decision Analysis Using Virtual First-Run Study of a Viscous Damping Wall System," Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 17), Taipei, Taiwan, July 15-17, 2009, pp. 25-35, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/661/pdf [P]
  • Parrish, K. and I.D. Tommelein, "Making Design Decisions Using Choosing by Advantages," Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 17), Taipei, Taiwan, July 15-17, 2009, pp. 535-544, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/663/pdf [P]
  • Parrish, K., I.D. Tommelein and G. Ballard, "Use of A3 Reports to Focus Design and Construction Conversations," in S.T. Ariaratnam and E.M. Rojas (eds.), "Building a Sustainable Future," Proceedings of the 2009 Construction Research Congress (CRC2009), held April 5-7 in Seattle, WA, published by ASCE, Reston, VA, April 2009, Vol. 1, pp. 360-369, https://doi.org/10.1061/41020(339)37 [P]
  • Tommelein, I.D., “Lean Construction Means to Promote Good- and Eradicate Bad Variation.” Keynote paper presented at the Third International Conference on Construction Engineering and Management (ICCEM) and the Sixth International Conference on Construction Project Management (ICCPM) (http://www.iccem- iccpm.org/), Jeju, Korea, May 27-29, 2009.
  • Tucker, Richard L., Paul Barshop, Maria Brunette, Patricia A. Buffler, Angela Didomenico, Bradley Evanoff, Linda M. Goldenhar, William H. Kojola, Emmitt J. Nelson, Peter Philips, and Iris D. Tommelein (2009). National Research Council and Institute of Medicine, Construction Research at NIOSH, Committee to Review the NIOSH Construction Research Program. Report No. 8, Reviews of Research Programs of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK215054/pdf/Bookshelf_NBK215054.pdf [B]
  • Tuholski, S.J., A.P. Gursel, I.D. Tommelein and G. Bomba, "Lean Comparison using Process Charts of Complex Seismic Retrofit Projects," ASCE, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, April 2009, Vol. 135, No. 4, pp. 330-339, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(2009)135:4(330) [J]
  • Tuholski, S.J. and I.D. Tommelein, "Structural Design Iteration: the Application of DSM to Seismic Retrofit," in S.T. Ariaratnam and E.M. Rojas (eds.), 'Building a Sustainable Future,' Proceedings of the 2009 Construction Research Congress (CRC2009), held April 5-7 in Seattle, WA, published by ASCE, Reston, VA, April 2009, Vol. 2, pp. 1048-1057, https://doi.org/10.1061/41020(339)106 [P]
  • Wong, J.M., K. Parrish, I.D. Tommelein and B. Stojadinovic, "SetPlan: A Computer Tool to Aid in Set-Based Design," Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 17), Taipei, Taiwan, July 15-17, 2009, pp. 202-211, https://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/672.

2008

  • Feng, P.P., I.D. Tommelein and L. Booth, "Modeling the Effect of Rework Timing: Case Study of a Mechanical Contractor," in P. Tzortzopoulos and M. Kagioglou (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 16), 16-18 July, Manchester, UK, July 2008, pp. 691-701, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/564/pdf [P]
  • Gil, N. and S. Beckman and I.D. Tommelein. 2008. "Problem-Solving Base Building under Uncertainty and Ambiguity: A Multiple-Case Study on an Airport Expansion Program," ASCE, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, CO/2006/023664, December, Vol. 134, No. 12, pp. 991-1001, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(2008)134:12(991) [J]
  • Gil, N., S. Beckman and I. Tommelein, "Upstream Problem-Solving under Uncertainty and Ambiguity: Evidence from Airport Expansion Projects," IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, August 2008, Vol. 55, No. 3, pp. 508-522, https://doi.org/10.1109/TEM.2008.922635 [J]
  • Hamzeh, F.R., G. Ballard and I.D. Tommelein, "Improving Construction Work Flow - The Connective Role of Lookahead Planning," in P. Tzortzopoulos and M. Kagioglou (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 16), 16-18 July, Manchester, UK, July 2008, pp. 635-646, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/572/pdf [P]
  • Nguyen, H.V., I.D. Tommelein and G. Ballard, "Process-Based Cost Modeling to Support Lean Project Delivery," in P. Tzortzopoulos and M. Kagioglou (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 16), 16-18 July, Manchester, UK, July 2008, pp. 577-588, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/595/pdf [P]
  • Parrish, K., J.M. Wong, I.D. Tommelein and B. Stojadinovic, "Set-Based Design: Case Study on Innovative Hospital Design," in P. Tzortzopoulos and M. Kagioglou (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 16), 16-18 July, Manchester, UK, July 2008, pp. 413-423, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/597/pdf [P]
  • Parrish, K., J.M. Wong, I.D. Tommelein and B. Stojadinovic, “Set-Based Design Approach Used for California Hospital-Innovative and Cost-Effective Structural System Sets Precedence for Seismically Active Zones.” Tradeline Leading-edge Resources for Facilities Planning and Management, December 17, 2008, Online at http://www.tradelineinc.com/reports/C12D6A60-2B3B-B525-8F382CEDF0E27465, December 2008
  • Parrish, K., J.M. Wong, I.D. Tommelein and B. Stojadinovic, "Value Propositions for Set-Based Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures," in P. Tzortzopoulos and M. Kagioglou (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 16), 16-18 July, Manchester, UK, July 2008, pp. 495-506, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/598/pdf [P]
  • Rybkowski, Z.R., J.M. Wong, G. Ballard and I.D. Tommelein, "Using Controlled Experiments to Calibrate Computer Models: The Airplane Game as a Lean Simulation Exercise," in Tzortzopoulos, P. and M. Kagioglou (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, (IGLC 16), 16-18 July, Manchester, UK, July 2008, pp. 309-319, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/606/pdf [P]
  • Tommelein, I.D., "'Poka Yoke' or Quality by Mistake Proofing Design and Construction Systems," in P. Tzortzopoulos and M. Kagioglou (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, (IGLC 16), 16-18 July, Manchester, UK, July 2008, pp. 195-205, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/614/pdf [P]
  • Tommelein, I.D., “Mistake-Proofing Design and Construction Systems Improves Quality of Capital Projects.” Tradeline Leading-edge Resources for Facilities Planning and Management, November 19, 2008, Online at http://www.tradelineinc.com/reports/A0CBCA96-2B3B-B525-863448B43CF2F596, November 2008
  • Tommelein, I.D., G. Ballard and P. Kaminsky. 2008. "Supply Chain Management for Lean Project Delivery," Chapter 6 in Handbook of Construction Supply Chain Management, William J. O'Brien, Carlos Formoso, Kerry London, Ruben Vrijhoef (eds.), CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL, pp. 6-1 to 6-22. [B]
  • Tuholski, S.J. and I.D.Tommelein, "Design Structure Matrix (DSM) Implementation on a Seismic Retrofit," in P. Tzortzopoulos and M. Kagioglou, (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, (IGLC 16), 16-18 July, Manchester, UK, July 2008, pp. 471-483, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/615/pdf [P]

2007

  • Alves, T. da C.L. and I.D. Tommelein. 2007. "Construction Supply Chains: Analysis and Computational Simulation," Published in Portugese "Cadeias de suprimentos na construção civil: análise e simulação computacional," Ambiente Construido, Porto Alegre, Brazil, abr./jun. ISSN 1678-8621; June, 7 (2) 31-44, https://web.archive.org/web/20100113090339/http://www.antac.org.br/ambienteconstruido/ [P]
  • Gil, N., S. Beckman and I.D. Tommelein. 2007. "Operationalizing the Open Building Approach in Large-Scale Infrastructure Projects," Chapter 12 in Kazi, A.S., Hannus, M., Boudjabeur, S., and Malone, A. Open Building Manufacturing: Core Concepts and Industrial Requirements, published by ManuBuild in collaboration with VTT Technical Research Center of Finland, ISBN 978-951-38-6352-4 (print) and ISBN 978-951-38-6353-1 (electronic), pp. 217-236. [C]
  • Hamzeh, F., I.D. Tommelein, G. Ballard and P. Kaminsky. 2007. "Logistics Centers to Support Project-based Production in the Construction Industry," in C.L. Pasquire and P. Tzortzopoulos (editors)," Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 15), 18-20 July, East Lansing, MI, pp. 181-191, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/470/pdf [P]
  • Mikati, S., T. Roller, I.D. Tommelein and A. Khanzode. 2007. "Priority Conversations: A Case Study on Priority Walls," in C.L. Pasquire and P. Tzortzopoulos (editors), Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 15), 18-20 July, East Lansing, MI, pp. 431-441, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/1366/pdf [P]
  • Mikati, S., T. Roller, I.D. Tommelein and A. Khanzode, “Contractors Work as a Team to Implement Lean Construction Practices: ‘Priority Conversations,’ Use of ‘Big Room,’ and Willingness to Experiment Facilitate Efforts.” Tradeline, available online at http://www.tradelineinc.com/content/28831/display/x70jgb, November 2007.
  • Parrish, K., J.-M.Wong, I.D. Tommelein and B. Stojadinovic. 2007. "Exploration of Set-Based Design for Reinforced Concrete Structures," in C.L. Pasquire and P. Tzortzopoulos (editors), Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 15), 18-20 July, East Lansing, MI, pp. 213-222, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/515/pdf [P]
  • Wong, J.M., K. Parrish, I.D. Tommelein and B. Stojadinovic. 2007. "Communication and Process Simulation of Set-Based Design for Concrete Reinforcement." in S.G. Henderson, B. Biller, M.-H. Hsieh, J. Shortle, J.D. Tew, and R.R. Barton (eds.)," Proceedings of the 39th Winter Simulation Conference, Washington, DC, 9-12 December, pp. 2057-2065, https://doi.org/10.1109/WSC.2007.4419837 [P]

2006

  • Alves, T.D.C.L. and I.D. Tommelein. 2006. "Investigation of Buffer Dynamics in Sheet Metal Ductwork Supply Chains." Proceedings of the 14th Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 14), 25-27 July 2006, Santiago, Chile, pp. 309-315, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/405/pdf [P]
  • Alves, T.D.C.L., I.D. Tommelein and G. Ballard. 2006. "Simulation as a Tool for Production System Design in Construction." Proceedings of the 14th Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 14), 25-27 July, Santiago, Chile, pp. 341-353, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/404/pdf [P]
  • Elfving, J.A., I.D. Tommelein and G. Ballard. 2006. "Consequences of Competitive Bidding in Project Based Production," Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, January, 11:173-181, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pursup.2005.12.001 [J]
  • Gil, N., I.D. Tommelein and L.W. Schruben. 2006. "External Change in Large Engineering Design Projects: The Role of the Client." IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, August, 53 (3)  426-439, https://doi.org/10.1109/TEM.2006.877447 [J]
  • Tommelein, I.D. 2006. "Process Benefits from Use of Standard Products - Simulation Experiments using the Pipe Spool Model," Proceedings of the 14th Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 14), 25-27 July, Santiago, Chile, pp. 177-189, http://www.iglc.net/Papers/Details/448/pdf [P]
  • Tsao, C.C.Y, I.D. Tommelein, E. Swanlund and G. Howell, “Work Structuring to Achieve Integrated Product Process Design Part I.” Doors and Hardware, June 2006, pp. 42-48.
  • Tsao, C.C.Y., I.D. Tommelein, E. Swanlund and G.A. Howell, “Work Structuring to Achieve Integrated Product-Process Design, Part II.” Doors and Hardware, July 2006, pp. 32-44 and p. 77.

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1998

  • Choo, H.J., Tommelein, I.D., Ballard, G., and Zabelle, T.R. (1998). "WorkPlan Database for Work Package Production Scheduling.Proc. Sixth Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC-6), 13-15 August held in Guaruja, Brazil, 12 pp.
  • Tommelein, I.D., Riley, D., and Howell, G.A. (1998). "Parade Game: Impact of Work Flow Variability on Succeeding Trade Performance.Proc. Sixth Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, IGLC-6, 13-15 August held in Guaruja, Brazil, 14 pp.
  • Choo, H.J., Tommelein, I.D., Ballard, G., and Zabelle, T.R. (1998). "Constraint-Based Database for Work Package Scheduling." Proc. Computing Congress '98, ASCE, pp. 169-180; also Technical Report No. 98-1, Construction Engineering and Management Program, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of California, Berkeley, CA.
  • Sadonio, M., Tommelein, I.D., and Zabelle, T.R. (1998). " The LAST DESIGNER'S Database-CAD for Sourcing, Procurement, and Planning.Proc. Computing Congress '98, ASCE, pp. 364-375; also Technical Report No. 98-2, Construction Engineering and Management Program, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of California, Berkeley, CA.
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Chua, D.K.H. (1998). "Management of Design Detailing Process: Key to Specialty-Contractor Performance." Proc. Computing Congress '98, ASCE, pp. 61-72; also Technical Report No. 98-3, Construction Engineering and Management Program, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of California, Berkeley, CA.
  • Tommelein, I.D. (1998). “Pull-driven Scheduling for Pipe-Spool Installation: Simulation of Lean Construction Technique.” ASCE, J. Constr. Eng. Manage., 124(4) 279-288, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(1998)124:4(279).

1997

  • Tommelein, I.D. (ed.) 1997. Expert Systems for Civil Engineers: Integration Issues. American Society of Civil Engineers, 247 pages. [B]
  • Tommelein, I.D. (1997). "Using Palm-Top Computers in Teaching Materials Management." Proceedings Construction Congress V, Oct. 5-7 in Minneapolis, MN, ASCE, NY, NY, 405-413.
  • Tommelein, I.D. (1997). "Models of Lean Construction Processes: Example of Pipe-Spool Materials Management." Proceedings Construction Congress V, Oct. 5-7 in Minneapolis, MN, ASCE, NY, NY, 156-164.
  • Tommelein, I.D. (1997). "Discrete-event Simulation of Lean Construction Processes.Proc. Fifth Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, IGLC-5, 16-17 July 1997 at Griffith University-Gold Coast Campus, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, 121-135.
  • Tommelein, I.D., and Ballard, G. 1997a. Coordinating Specialists. Technical Report, Construction Engineering and Management Program, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of California, Berkeley, https://doi.org/10.34942/P2G59D.
  • Tommelein, I.D., and Ballard, G. 1997b. Look-ahead Planning: Screening and Pulling. Technical Report No. 97-9, Construction Engineering and Management Program, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of California, Berkeley, https://doi.org/10.34942/P2KW2X.

1996

  • Riley, D.R. and Tommelein, I.D. (1996). "Space Planning Tools for Multi-story Construction." Proc. 3rd Congress on Computing in Civil Engineering, Vanegas J. and Chinowsky, P. (eds.), ASCE, New York, NY, 718-724.

1995

  • Tommelein, I.D. (1995). "New Tools for Site Materials Handling and Layout Control." Proc. Construction Congress '95, Ibbs, C.W. (editor), ASCE, New York, NY, 479-486.
  • Dzeng, R.J. and Tommelein, I.D. (1995) "Case-based Scheduling Using Product Models." Proc. Second Congress on Computing in Civil Engineering, Atlanta, GA, 5-8 June 1995, ASCE, New York, NY, 163-170.

1994

1993


  • Alan BalkanyWilliam P. BirminghamIris D. Tommelein 1993. "An analysis of several configuration design systems." Artif. Intell. Eng. Des. Anal. Manuf. 7(1): 1-17.
  • Tommelein, I.D. (1993). "Planning and Controlling On-site Materials Handling through Space Scheduling." EPRI 3rd International Fossil Plant Construction Conference, 26-28 Oct. 93 in Palm Beach, Florida (invited paper).
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Dzeng, R.J. (1993). "Product Modeling to Structure a Case Library for Case-based Construction Planning." Proc. 1st Intl. Conf. on the Management of Information Technology in Construction, Aug. 17-20, Singapore, CIB W-78.
  • Tommelein, I.D., Dzeng, R.J., and Zouein, P.P. (1993). "Exchanging Layout and Schedule Data in a Real-Time Distributed Environment." Proc. 5th Intl. Conf. on Computing in Civil and Building Engrg., June 7-9, Anaheim, Calif., ASCE, New York, NY, 947-954.
  • Dzeng, R.Y. and Tommelein, I.D. (1993). "Using Product Models to Plan Construction." Proc. 5th Intl. Conf. on Computing in Civil and Building Engrg., June 7-9, Anaheim, Calif., ASCE, New York, NY, 1778-1785.
  • Zouein, P.P. and Tommelein, I.D. (1993). "Space Schedule Construction." Proc. 5th Intl. Conf. on Computing in Civil and Building Engrg., June 7-9, Anaheim, Calif., ASCE, New York, NY, 1770-1777.
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Zouein, P.P. (1993). "Space Scheduling for Construction Progress Planning and Control.Proc. 10th ISARC, in Watson, G.H., Tucker, R.L., and Walters, J.K. (eds.), Automation and Robotics in Construction X, Elsevier Science Publishers, 415-422, https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC1993/0054.
  • Chang, S.C., Adriaens, P., Tommelein, I.D., and Vogel, T.M. (1993). "Development of a Knowledge-based Bioremediation Adviser." Symposium on Bioremediation of Hazardous Wastes: Research, Development, and Field Evaluations. EPA/600/R-93/054, 221-223, May.

1992

  • Runkel, J.T., Birmingham, W.P., Darr, T.P., Maxim, B.R., and Tommelein, I.D. (1992). "Domain Independent Design System: Environment for Rapid Prototyping of Configuration Design Systems." in J.S. Gero (ed.) Proc. 2nd International Conference on Artif. Intell. in Design, AID 92, 22-25 June, Pittsburgh, PA, Kluwer Acad. Pub., Dordrecht, the Netherlands, 21-40.
  • Maxim, B., Balkany, A., Birmingham, W.P., Darr, T.P., Runkel, J.T., and Tommelein, I.D. (1992). "Prototyping Knowledge-based Design Systems in an Object-Oriented Environment." The Soc. for Computer Simulation, and Object Management Group, Proc. Intl. Conf. on Object-Oriented Mfrg. Systems, ICOOMS '92, May 4-6, 55-59, Univ. of Calgary, Canada.
  • Tommelein, I.D., Castillo, J.G., and Zouein, P.P. (1992). "Space-Time Characterization for Resource Management on Construction Sites." in B.J. Goodno and J.R. Wright (eds.) Proc. 8th Conf. on Computing in Civil Engineering, 7-9 June, Dallas, TX, ASCE, New York, NY, 1042-1049.
  • Odeh, A.M., Tommelein, I.D., and Carr, R.I. (1992). "Knowledge-Based Simulation of Construction Plans." in B.J. Goodno and J.R. Wright (eds.) Proc. 8th Conf. on Computing in Civil Engineering, 7-9 June, Dallas, TX, ASCE, New York, NY, 623-630.
  • Tommelein, I.D., R.E. Levitt and B. Hayes-Roth, “Site-Layout Modeling: How Can Artificial Intelligence Help?” ASCE, J. of Constr. Engrg. and Mgmt.,September 1992, Vol. 118, No. 3, pp. 594-611, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(1992)118:3(594) [J]
  • Tommelein, I.D., R.E. Levitt and B. Hayes-Roth,1992. “SightPlan Model for Site Layout.” ASCE, J. of Constr. Engrg. and Mgmt., December, Vol. 118, No. 4, pp. 749-766, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(1992)118:4(749) [J]
  • Tommelein, I.D., B. Hayes-Roth and R.E. Levitt, 1992. “Altering the SightPlan Knowledge- Based Systems.” J. of Artificial Intell. in Engrg., Design, and Mfrg., AI EDAM, 1992, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 19-37. Derived from nonref-report no.4. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0890060400002924 [J]
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Zouein, P.P. (1992). "Activity-Level Space Scheduling.Proc. Ninth International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction, ISARC 92, June 3-5, Tokyo, Japan, sponsored by Japan Industrial Robot Assoc., JIRA, Tokyo, Japan, 411-420, https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC1992/0051.
  • Zouein, P.P. and Tommelein, I.D. (1992). "MovePlan: Allocating Space During Scheduling.Proc. CIB 92 World Building Congress, 18-22 May, Montreal, Quebec, Natl. Research Council Ottawa, Canada, 608-609. [The conference organizers decided posters were the preferred method of presentation and no papers were produced.]

1991

  • Odeh, A.M., Tommelein, I.D., and Carr, R.I. (1991). "Using design drawings and project plans to construct discrete-event simulation networks.Proc. 8th Intl. Symp. on Automation and Robotics in Construction, ISARC 91, Vol. 1, 419-428, Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation, Verein zur Foerderung produktionstechnischer Forschung, Stuttgart, Germany, https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC1991/0042.
  • Balkany, A., Birmingham, W. P., and Tommelein, I.D. (1991). "A Knowledge-level Analysis of Several Design Tools." Proc. First Intl. Conf. on Artif. Intell. in Design, AID 91, Edinburgh, UK, 25-27 June, 921-940, also Univ. of Michigan, Dept. of Civil Engrg., Research Report No. 90-24.
  • Tommelein, I.D. (1991). "Site layout: Where should it go?" Proc. Constr. Congr. 91: Preparing for Constr. in the 21st Century, Cambridge, Mass., ASCE, New York, NY, 632-637.
  • Tommelein, I.D., R.E. Levitt, B. Hayes-Roth, and T. Confrey, 1991. “SightPlan Experiments: Alternate Strategies for Site Layout Design.” ASCE, J. Computing Civil Engrg., January, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 42-63, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0887-3801(1991)5:1(42) [J]

1990 and prior years

  • Tommelein, I.D., Levitt, R.E., and Hayes-Roth, B. (1989). "SightPlan: an Artificial Intelligence Tool to Assist Construction Managers with Site Layout.Proc. 6th Intl. Symp. on Automation and Robotics in Construction, ISARC 89, San Francisco, CA, 6-8 June, 340-347, https://doi.org/10.22260/ISARC1989/0043.
  • Tommelein, I.D., Levitt, R.E., and Hayes-Roth, B. (1987). "Using Expert Systems for the Layout of Temporary Facilities on Construction Sites." Proc. C.I.B. W-65, The Organization and Management of Construction, 5th Intl. Symp., London, U.K., Sept. 7-10, in Lansley, P.R., Harlow, P.A. (eds.): Managing Construction Worldwide, Vol. 1, Systems for Managing Construction, 566-577, E.&F.N. Spon, London, U.K.
  • Tommelein, I.D., Johnson, M.V. Jr., Hayes-Roth, B., and Levitt, R.E. (1987). "SIGHTPLAN: A Blackboard Expert System for Construction Site Layout." Proc. I.F.I.P. Working Conf. 5.2, Sydney, Australia, Feb. 17-20, published in: J.S. Gero (ed.): Expert Systems in Computer-Aided Design, North-Holland, Amsterdam, 153-167.
  • De Wilde, W.P., Mollaert, M., and Tommelein, I. (1986). "Some Problems Encountered in the Use of Composite Materials and Textiles in Cable-Stayed Membrane Structures." Proc. I.A.S.S. Symposium, Osaka, Japan, Sept. 15-19, published in Heki, K. (ed.): Shells, Membranes and Space Frames, Vol. 2, 185-192, Elsevier Science Publishers, Amsterdam.

BOOKS and BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Tommelein, I.D. and Daniel, E. (editors) 2020 Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC-28). July, Berkeley, California, USA. [B]

  • Tommelein, I.D. and Ballard, G. 2016. Target Value Design: Introduction, Framework, and Current Banchmark. Lean Construction Institute, Arlington, VA. (also P2SL Report, Project Production Systems Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, CA, March, 51 pp., https://escholarship.org/uc/item/29m7163g) [B]

  • Tommelein, I.D. and Pasquire, C. (editors) 2012. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC-20). July, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA. [B]

  • National Research Council and Institute of Medicine 2009. Construction Research at NIOSH, Committee to Review the NIOSH Construction Research Program. Report No. 8, Reviews of Research Programs of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press. [B]

  • Tommelein, I.D., G. Ballard and P. Kaminsky. 2008. "Supply Chain Management for Lean Project Delivery," Chapter 6 in Handbook of Construction Supply Chain Management, William J O'Brien, Carlos Formoso, Kerry London, Ruben Vrijhoef (eds.), CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL, pp. 6-1 to 6-22. [B]

  • Gil, N., S. Beckman and I.D. Tommelein, "Operationalizing the Open Building Approach in Large-Scale Infrastructure Projects," Chapter 12 in Kazi, A.S., Hannus, M., Boudjabeur, S., and Malone, A. Open Building Manufacturing: Core Concepts and Industrial Requirements, published by ManuBuild in collaboration with VTT Technical Research Center of Finland, ISBN 978-951-38-6352-4 (print) and ISBN 978-951-38-6353-1 (electronic), 2007, Chapter 12, pp. 217-236. [B]

  • Tommelein, I.D. (editor) 2005. Proceedings for the Construction Research Congress 2005, held 5-7 April 2005 in San Diego, CA, CD ROM distributed by ASCE, Reston, VA. [B]

  • Tommelein, I.D., K.D. Walsh and J.C. Hershauer, 2003. Improving Capital Projects Supply Chain Performance, Research Report PT172-11, Construction Industry Institute, University of Texas, Austin. [B]

  • Ballard, G. and Tommelein, I., Koskela, L., Howell, G., 2002. Lean construction tools and techniques. In Best, R. and de Valence, G. (eds.). Design and construction: Building in valuepp. 227-254.

  • Koskela, L., Howell, G., Ballard, G. and Tommelein, I., 2002. The foundations of lean construction. In Best, R. and de Valence, G. (eds.). Design and construction: Building in valuepp. 211-226.

  • Tommelein, I.D. (editor) 2002. Proceedings for the 3rd International Conference on Concurrent Engineering in Construction - CEC02, held 1-3 July 2002, University of California at Berkeley, California, USA, 206 pp. [B]

  • Tommelein, I.D. (editor)(1999). Proc. Seventh Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC-7), 26-28 July, held at U.C. Berkeley, CA, USA, published by Lean Construction Institute, Ketchum, ID, 444 pp., ISBN-1-929465-01-7 [B]

  • Tommelein, I.D. (ed.) 1997. Expert Systems for Civil Engineers: Integration Issues. American Society of Civil Engineers, ASCE Monograph Series, Technical Council on Computer Practices, 247 pages. [B]

  • Tommelein, A. and Tommelein, I.D. (editors) 1995. Dictionnaire biographique illustré des artistes en Belgique depuis 1830. In French, title in English: Illustrated Biographical Dictionary of Artists in Belgium since 1830. Publisher: ARTO, Brussels, Belgium, 492 pp. https://www.worldcat.org/title/dictionnaire-biographique-illustre-des-artistes-en-belgique-depuis-1830/oclc/35695199 [B]

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

  • Tommelein, I.D., "Lean Construction Means to Promote Good- and Eradicate Bad Variation," Keynote paper presented at the Third International Conference on Construction Engineering and Management (ICCEM) and the Sixth International Conference on Construction Project Management (ICCPM) (www.iccem-iccpm.org/), Jeju, Korea, May 27-29, 2009.
  • Parrish, K., J.M. Wong, I.D. Tommelein and B. Stojadinovic, "Set-Based Design Approach Used for California Hospital-Innovative and Cost-Effective Structural System Sets Precedence for Seismically Active Zones," Tradeline Leading-edge Resources for Facilities Planning and Management, December 17, 2008, Online at www.tradelineinc.com/reports/C12D6A60-2B3B-B525-8F382CEDF0E27465, December 2008.
  • Tommelein, I.D., "Mistake-Proofing Design and Construction Systems Improves Quality of Capital Projects," Tradeline Leading-edge Resources for Facilities Planning and Management, November 19, 2008, Online at www.tradelineinc.com/reports/A0CBCA96-2B3B-B525-863448B43CF2F596, November 2008.
  • Mikati, S., T. Roller, I.D. Tommelein and A. Khanzode, "Contractors Work as a Team to Implement Lean Construction Practices: 'Priority Conversations,' Use of 'Big Room,' and Willingness to Experiment Facilitate Efforts," Tradeline, available online at www.tradelineinc.com/content/ 28831/display/x70jgb, November 2007.
  • Tsao, C.C.Y., I.D. Tommelein, E. Swanlund and G.A. Howell, "Work Structuring to Achieve Integrated Product-Process Design, Part II," Doors and Hardware, July 2006, pp. 32-44 and p. 77.
  • Tsao, C.C.Y, I.D. Tommelein, E. Swanlund and G. Howell, "Work Structuring to Achieve Integrated Product Process Design Part I," Doors and Hardware, June 2006, pp. 42-48
  • Tommelein, I.D. (1989). SightPlan: An expert system that models and augments human decision-making for designing construction site layouts. PhD Dissertation, Civil Engineering Department, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. 
  • Tommelein, I.D. and Gupta, A. (1987). Conceptual Structures for Spatial Reasoning. Term paper for CS309A Conceptual Structures (Prof. John F. Sowa), Department of Computer Science, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 52 pp. https://escholarship.org/uc/item/8xv9j6q5 

PhD STUDENT DISSERTATIONS

  1. Alves, Thais da Costa Lago (2005). Buffering Practices in HVAC Ductwork Supply Chains. PhD Dissertation, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Fall.
  2. Arroyo, Paz (2014). Exploring Decision-making Methods for Sustainable Design in Commercial Buildings. PhD Dissertation, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Spring.
  3. Bascoul, Audrey Marie (2017). Managing Project Structural Complexity by Integrating Facility Management in Planning, Designing, and Execution of High-End Facility UpgradesPhD Dissertation, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Fall.
  4. Blampied, Nigel Bryan (2018). Parametric Functions for Conceptual and Feasibility Cost Estimating in Public Hghway Project Portfolios. PhD Dissertation, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Fall.
  5. Cho, Seong Kyun (2011). The Relation between Lean Construction and Performance in the Korean Construction Industry. PhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Spring, 211 pages. (co-adviser with Prof. Glenn Ballard)
  6. Choo, Hyun Jeong (James)(2003). Distributed Planning and Coordination to Support Lean Construction PhD Dissertation, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Spring, 185 pages.
  7. Dzeng, Ren-Jye (1995). CasePlan: A Case-Based Planner and Scheduler for Construction Using Product Modeling (abstract). PhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, September, 300 pp. (also Report No. UMCEE 95-22).
  8. Elfving, Jan Alarik (2003). Exploration of Opportunities to Reduce Lead Times for Engineered-to-Order ProductsPhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Fall, 322 pages.
  9. Feng, Peter Pei-Yin (2009) Causes and Effects of Rework on the Delivery of Healthcare Facilities in CaliforniaPhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Spring, 340 pp.
  10. Frandson, Adam Gene (2019). Takt Time Planning as a Work Structuring Method to Improve Construction Work Flow. PhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley.
  11. Gil, Nuno Antonio Pires de Almeida Pinho (2001). Product-Process Development Simulation to Support Specialty Contractor Involvement in Design. PhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Fall, 220 pp.
  12. Hamzeh, Farook (2009). Improving Construction Workflow - The Role of Production Planning and Control. PhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Summer, 273 pp.
  13. Hickethier, Gernot (2015). Communication Structures in the Design Phase of Lean Project Delivery. PhD Dissertation, Doktor-Ingenieurs von der Fakultät für Bauingenieur-, Geo- und Umweltwissenschaften des Karlsruher Instituts für Technologie (KIT), Advisor: Prof. Fritz Gehbauer, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany; Co-advisor: Prof. Iris D. Tommelein, UC Berkeley.
  14. Lee, Hyun Woo (Chris)(2012). Application of Target Value Design to Energy Efficiency InvestmentsPhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg.,University of California, Berkeley, Spring, 163 pp.
  15. Martinez, Eder (2016). Exploring the use of the Lean Principles to deliver affordable housing in Latin AmericaPhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Summer, 165 pp.
  16. Milberg, Colin Thomas (2006). Application of Tolerance Management to Civil SystemsPhD Dissertation, Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Summer, 377 pp.
  17. Nguyen, Hung (2010). Process-Based Cost Modeling to Support Target Value DesignPhD Diss., Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Spring.
  18. Odeh, Abdalla M. (1992). CIPROS: Knowledge-based Construction Integrated Project and Process Planning Simulation System (abstract). PhD Diss., Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, co-advisor with R.I. Carr.
  19. Parrish, Kristen Danielle (2009). Applying a Set-based Design Approach to Reinforcing Steel DesignPhD Diss., Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Spring, 341 pp.
  20. Rybkowski, Zofia Kristina (2009). Application of root cause analysis and target value design to evidence-based design in the capital planning of healthcare facilities. PhD Diss., Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Summer, 300 pp. (co-adviser with Prof. Glenn Ballard)
  21. Tsao, Cynthia C.Y. (2005). Use of Work Structuring to Increase Performance of Project-based Production SystemsPhD Diss., Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Fall.
  22. Tuholski, Stanislaus John (2008). Transformation, Flow, and Value Constellations in AEC ProjectsPhD Diss., Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., University of California, Berkeley, Fall, 276 pp.
  23. Zouein, Pierrette Pierre (1995). MoveSchedule: A Planning Tool for Scheduling Space Use on Construction Sites (abstract; document available at ProQuest.com). PhD Diss., Dept. of Civil & Envir. Engrg., Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, December, 308 pp.