Pingbo Tang Journal Publications


Li, R., S. He, J. Jiang, B. Skopljak, A. Yilmaz, X. Meng, P. Tang, M. Banks, and O. S. Sands, and C. Oman, (2013), “A Multi-sensor Integration Approach toward Astronaut Navigation for Landed Lunar Missions.” Journal of Field Robotics. (In Press)

Anil, E., Tang, P., Akinci, B., and Huber, D. (2013). “Deviation analysis method for the assessment of the quality of the as-is Building Information Models generated from point cloud data.” Automation in Construction, 35, 507–516.

Tang, P., and Bittner, R. B. (2013). “Use of Value Engineering to Develop Creative Design Solutions for Marine Construction Projects.” ASCE Journal of Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction (Special Issue for the 2014 Construction Engineering Conference). (in Press)


Tang, P., and Akinci, B. (2012). “Automatic execution of workflows on laser-scanned data for extracting bridge surveying goals.” Advanced Engineering Informatics, 26(4), 889-903.

Tang, P., and Akinci, B. (2012). “Formalization of workflows for extracting bridge surveying goals from laser-scanned data.” Automation in Construction, 22(3), 306–319.


Cho, Y. K., Wang, C., Tang, P., & Haas, C. T. (2011). Target-Focused Local Workspace Modeling for Construction Automation Applications. Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 1(1), 116. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000166

Tang, P., and Akinci, B., Huber, D. (2011). “Characterization of Laser Scanners and Algorithms for Detecting Flatness Defects on Concrete Surfaces.” Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, Volume 25, Issue 1, Pages 31-42.

Li, R., He, S., Chen, Y., Tang, M., Tang, P., Di, K., Matthies, L., Arvidson, R. E., Squyres, S. W., Crumpler, L. S., and others. (2011). “MER Spirit rover localization: Comparison of ground image–and orbital image–based methods and science applications.” J. Geophys. Res, American Geophysical Union, 116, E00F16.


Taneja, S., Akinci, B., Garrett, J. H., Soibelman, L., Berges, M., Atasoy, G., Liu, X., Shahandashti, S. M., Anil, E. B., Ergen, E., Pradhan, A., and Tang, P. (2010). “CEC: Sensing and Field Data Capture for Construction and Facility Operations.” Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, 1(1), 232.

Tang, P., Huber, D., Akinci, B., Lipman, R., Lytle, A. (2010). “Automatic Reconstruction of As-Built 3D Building Information Models from Laser-Scanned Point Clouds: A Review of Related Techniques.” Automation in Construction, Volume 19, Issue 7, November 2010, Pages 829-843.


Tang, P., Akinci, B., and Huber, D. (2009). “Quantification of Edge Loss of Laser Scanned Data at Spatial Discontinuities.” Automation in Construction, Volume 18, Issue 8, December 2009, Pages 1070-1083.


Kiziltas, S., Akinci B., Ergen, Esin., Tang, P., and Gordon, C. (2008). “Technological assessment and process implications of field data capture technologies for construction and facility/infrastructure management.” ITcon Vol. 13, Special Issue: Sensors in Construction and Infrastructure Management, pg. 134-154,