Weili Fang


Mr. Weili Fang is a Ph.D. Student in the School of Civil Engineering and Mechanics at Huazhong University of Science & Technology (Wuhan, China). He is currently a visiting Ph.D. student in Columbia University for one year. His research interests focuses digital construction and engineering with a particular focus on examining how computer vision can be used to improve the performance and productivity of operations. He has published his scholarly works in several leading international journals such as Advanced Engineering Informatics and Automation in Construction. Recently completed research projects include “Internet-of-Things-based Portable and Agile Monitoring System for Blind Hoisting in Metro and Underground Construction”. Mr. Weili Fang has received several international awards for his innovative research such as the Construction Industry Council Innovation (Hong Kong) Award in 2017.