Prof. LUO Xiaowei (駱曉偉)

B.Sc. (Tsinghua), M.Sc. (Tsinghua), Ph.D (The University of Texas at Austin)    

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34422971

Author IDs

Willing to take PhD students: yes
Willing to talk to media: yes


Dr.Xiaowei Luo is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering at the City University of Hong Kong. He received his Ph.D. degree in Construction Engineering and Project Management from the University of Texas at Austin and his M.S, B.S. degrees from Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. His main research interests include Building Information Modeling, Construction Safety Management, Construction Robotics, Digital Twin, Augmented and Virtual Reality, Building Energy Management, and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). His current research projects focus on the development and deployment of information and sensing technologies to advance construction safety and efficiency as well as improve the quality and sustainability of building construction projects. Dr. Luo has authored and coauthored numbers of highly cited journal publications, conference articles and book chapters in the aforementioned topics. In addition, he has received several grants from various agencies including NSFC and RGC.



  • CA2111: Construction Environment
  • CA2418: Green Building and Construction
  • CA3154: Computer Application in Construction
  • CA3168: Building Information Modelling for Capital Projects
  • CA3188: IT Application in Construction
  • CA3420: Lean Construction
  • CA3422: Decision Analysis and Risk Management for Construction
  • CA4423: Sustainable Green Construction
  • GE2253: Real Estate Development : Principles and Process
  • GE2330: Smart and Sustainable City: A Liveable Future Through Technologies

Research Interests/Areas

  • Construction Safety Management
  • Mixed Reality and Virtual Reality
  • Construction Robotics and Human Robot Collaboration
  • Construction Digitalization
  • Building Information Modelling and Digital Twin
  • Green and Intelligent Building
  • Intelligent and Automated Jobsites
  • 建筑安全
  • 混合现实及增强现实
  • 建筑机器人及人机协作
  • 建筑数字化
  • 建筑信息模型及数字孪生
  • 绿色及智能建筑
  • 智能工地

Services outside CityU

President-elect, American Society of Civil Engineers Greater China Section (2022-2023)