Vahid Balali
, PhD, EIT

BIM and Project Controls Specialist
 STV Incorporated

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I have expertise and academic background in Building Information Modeling (BIM), Virtual Design and Construction (VDC), Augmented Reality, Reality Capture, Visual Sensing, Project Planning, and Decision Making in Architecture/Engineering/Construction (AEC) industry. In recent years, I got engaged in computer vision, computational photography, visual analytic, machine learning, object detection and classification, and 3D reconstruction for Civil Infrastructure Engineering and Management. 

Prior to joining STV Inc., I worked at Caterpillar on the Video-based Construction Resource Tracking and with the Champaign Simulation Center (CSC). I graduated from Construction Management Program at Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on March 2015. I did my research towards PhD in Real-time and Automated Monitoring and Control (RAAMAC) Lab.