Rybkowski, Zofia individual record
Associate Professor

Innovations in construction management: lean construction,lean game theory,target value design, life cycle cost analysis, environmentally sustainable architecture and construction, andline-of-balance scheduling to identifywaste and value inconstruction process flows, evidence-based design, Integrated Project Delivery

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Academic Articles19
  • Nassereddine, H., Seo, K. W., Rybkowski, Z. K., Schranz, C., & Urban, H. (2021). Propositions for a Resilient, Post-COVID-19 Future for the AEC Industry. 7, 687021.
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  • Saseendran, A., Bigelow, B. F., Rybkowski, Z. K., & Jourdan, D. E. (2020). Disputes in Construction: Evaluation of Contractual Effects of ConsensusDOCS. 12(2), 04520008-04520008.
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  • Bajpayee, A., Farahbakhsh, M., Zakira, U., Pandey, A., Ennab, L. A., Rybkowski, Z., ... Banerjee, S. (2020). In situ Resource Utilization and Reconfiguration of Soils Into Construction Materials for the Additive Manufacturing of Buildings. Frontiers in Materials. 7, 52.
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  • Sindhu, J., Choi, K., Lavy, S., Rybkowski, Z. K., Bigelow, B. F., & Li, W. (2018). Effects of Front-End Planning under Fast-Tracked Project Delivery Systems for Industrial Projects. International Journal of Construction Education and Research. 14(3), 163-178.
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  • Nanda, U., K Rybkowski, Z., Pati, S., & Nejati, A. (2017). A Value Analysis of Lean Processes in Target Value Design and Integrated Project Delivery. 10(3), 99-115.
  • Rybkowski, Z. K., Forbes, L. H., & Tsao, C. (2020). The evolution of Lean Construction education at US-based universities. Lean Construction. 387-407. Routledge.
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  • Mansoori, M., Kalantar, N., Creasy, T., & Rybkowski, Z. (2019). Adaptive Wooden Architecture. Designing a Wood Composite with Shape-Memory Behavior. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering. 703-717. Springer International Publishing.
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Conference Papers31
  • Obulam, R., & Rybkowski, Z. K. (2021). Development and Testing of the 5S Puzzle Game. 309-319.
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  • Jacob, G., Sharma, N., Rybkowski, Z. K., & Devkar, G. (2021). Target Value Design: Development and Testing of a Virtual Simulation. 320-329.
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  • Yaw, M. W., Rybkowski, Z. K., & Jeong, H. D. (2020). Reducing Handoffs Between Sequential Trades: A Simulation. Proc. 28th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC), 28th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC). 205-216.
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  • Liu, C., Gonzlez, V. A., Liu, J., Rybkowski, Z., Schttle, A., Mourgues lvarez, C., & Pavez, I. (2020). Accelerating the Last Planner System (LPS) Uptake Using Virtual Reality and Serious Games: A Sociotechnical Conceptual Framework. Proc. 28th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC), 28th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC). 481-492.
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Repository Documents / Preprints4
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  • Fernndez-Solis, J., & Rybkowski, Z. K. (2015). A THEORY OF WASTE AND VALUE.
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  • Rybkowski, Z. K., Munankami, M., Gottipati, U., Lavy, S., & Fernndez-Solis, J. (2011). Impact of cost constraints on aesthetic ranking following Target Value Design exercises.
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Texas A&M University; Construction Science; 3137 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3137