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Pieter Pauwels

Department of Architecture and Urban Planning, Ghent University
J. Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

My work and interests are in information system support for the building life-cycle (architectural design, construction, building operation). I work as a full-time researcher on topics affiliated to design thinking, Building Information Modelling (BIM), Linked Building Data, Linked Data in Architecture and Construction.

Expertise
architecture and facility management
automation in construction
BIM modelling
built heritage modelling
database applications
design thinking
information management for construction
linked (building) data
semantic web technologies
software development for construction
Ontologies

ifcOWL (IFC4_ADD1): .OWL - .TTL - .HTML

ifcOWL (IFC4): .OWL - .TTL - .HTML

ifcOWL (IFC2X3_TC1): .OWL - .TTL - .HTML

ifcOWL (IFC2X3_Final): .OWL - .TTL - .HTML

EXPRESS: .TTL - .OWL - .HTML

SimModel: .ttl - .owl - .rdf - .html

ifcOWL (22 May 2015): html


Activities and projects

Biographies of Buildings at NIAS KNAW Wassenaar

NIAS Project website

Project Workshop June 2015

4D Research Lab Amsterdam


IFC-to-RDF convertor

source code: github.com/mmlab/IFC-to-RDF-converter/tree/BS

online IFC-to-RDF convertor: smartlab1.elis.ugent.be:8889/IFC-repo/

ifcOWL ontology (IFC4_ADD1)

ifcOWL ontology (IFC4)

ifcOWL ontology (IFC2X3_TC1)

ifcOWL ontology (IFC2X3_Final)


SimModel-to-RDF convertor

SimModel


Reasoning with EYE in architecture and construction

Acoustics rule checking: EN12354 and NBN-S01-400-1:2008

Geometric inferences: IFC to X3D to STL

IFC model perspectives


Linkography

DCC2014 (PDF): Additional data

NordDesign2014 (PDF): Additional data


TIATAB database (BBRI)

web application development: tiatab.bbri.be


Events

Beyond BIM, Ghent, BE, 2015 (website)

LDAC2015 - J. Beetz, TU/e, Eindhoven, NL, 2015 (website - report)

1st Summer School on Smart Cities and Linked Open Data (LD4SC-15), Cercedilla, ES, 2015 (website)

LDAC2014 - S. Törmä, Aalto University, Helsinki, FI, 2014 (website - report)

Building Knowledge workshop, i-KNOW2014, Graz, AT, 2014 (website)

LDAC2012 - P. Pauwels, i-Minds (IBBT), Ghent, BE, 2012 (website - report)

Open Systems & Methods for Built Environment Modelling workshop, eCAADe2012, Prague, CZ, 2012


Working groups

BuildingSMART Linked Data Working Group

buildingsmart.org/standards/standards-organization/groups/ldwg/

www.buildingsmart-tech.org/future/linked-data/


W3C Linked Building Data Community Group

W3C LBD Homepage

W3C LBD Wiki

LinkedBuildingData.net


IFMA working group FM & Architecture

FM & Architecture


BIM working group ADEB-VBA

ADEB-VBA

Launch event BIM Handbook - 20 October 2015


Presentations

Publications

Selected publications

Special Issues

Other publications

WWW
ResearchGate: www.researchgate.net/profile/Pieter_Pauwels/
LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/pieterpauwels
SlideShare: www.slideshare.net/pipauwel1/ and www.slideshare.net/pipauwel/
Github: github.com/pipauwel
Education

2008-2012: PhD in Civil Engineering: Architecture

PhD Thesis - summary: PDF

PhD Thesis - full: PDF (14MB)

2003-2008: Master in Civil Engineering: Architecture

Experience

2014-today: postdoctoral researcher Ghent University (Department A&S)

Department website: www.architectuur.ugent.be/pieter-pauwels

Research group website: smartlab.elis.ugent.be

2012-2014: postdoctoral researcher University of Amsterdam (ILLC)

Last update: 2 October 2015