ISSN: 2810-9511(Online)

Aims and Scope

Journal of Smart Buildings and Construction Technology  - formerly Journal of Construction Research - aims to promote the latest in smart buildings research. By providing a direction for the optimal amalgamation of Sustainable Construction and Big Data for Construction, the Journal presents a multifaceted approach to smart construction research.

Relevant topics to the Journal of Smart Buildings and Construction Technology  include, but are not limited to:

  • Big Data for Construction
  • Building and Construction
  • Building and Infrastructure
  • Construction Informatics (building information modelling, information communication technology)
  • Construction Management
  • Sustainable Construction (carbon emission, energy saving, green building, waste management)
  • Smart building modelling techniques

Submission Preparation Checklist

By submitting a manuscript to the journal, the Author(s) verifies that the following items have been met:
  1. The submission has not been previously published under another journal, or is currently under consideration for another journal.
  2. The submission format should be in Microsoft Word. Other word processing software may be considered.
  3. DOIs or URLs have been provided wherever possible in the Reference List.
  4. The document(s) have been formatted according to the requirements under Author Guidelines. The placement of illustrations, figures, graphs, tables, and equations have been integrated into the main manuscript.
  5. Instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed in order to comply with the double-blind peer review process employed.

Volume 4, Issue 2 (2022)

Table of Contents


Ahmet Hadrovic

Article ID: 4625
Views - 65  (Abstract) PDF - 22  (Download)
Abstract: In the literature that follows the history and theory of architecture, architecture is mainly studied from the aspect of disposition, construction and materialization “in itself”, sporadically establishing the “originality” (first appearance) of certain dimensions of architectural solutions and their connection wi...
Ahmed Senouci, Surya Anuradha Garimella, Kyungki Kim, Neil Eldin

Article ID: 4628
Views - 41  (Abstract) PDF - 5  (Download)
Abstract: Fatigue impairs workers’ judgment, reduces their productivity, and jeop ardizes their safety. The paper presents a tool to predict workers’ fatigue based on their vital signs. An experimental study was conducted in which the heart rate and sleep quality for three individuals were monitored using fitness trackers (...
Pruthviraj S R, Shivukumarnaika M, H R Prabhakara

Article ID: 4910
Views - 30  (Abstract) PDF - 3  (Download)
Abstract: The vulnerability of reinforced concrete (RC) building systems to progres sive collapse has turned out to be a challenging trouble for professional structural engineers so as to prevent total failure on account of nearby dam age. The goal of this paper is to enhance the knowledge of such buildings’ behavior undern...
Ahmet Hadrovic

Article ID: 4976
Views - 23  (Abstract) PDF - 4  (Download)
Abstract: Students of the Faculty of Architecture in Sarajevo, through the course Architecture of the Old Age, were able to get acquainted with “architecture carved in rock”, and only a very limited number of examples - the archi tecture of ancient Egypt, ancient Greek architecture in Asia Minor (Lycia), and the architectur...
Rahim Zahedi, Siavash Gitifar, Mohammad hasan Ghodusinejad, Alireza Aslani, Hossein Yousefi

Article ID: 5025
Views - 37  (Abstract) PDF - 2  (Download)
Abstract: The importance and necessity of energy saving in the world have been dis cussed for many years, but achieving a logical and transparent solution is still one of the main challenges and problems of the world’s economy. The rapid growth of energy consumption in the last two decades has caused the security of the dom...



We would like to acknowledge the following reviewers for their assistance with peer review of manuscripts for Journal of Building Material Science in 2022. The high quality standards of our reviewing process rely on the expertise and dedication of peer re


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