Publications
Undergraduate and graduate students' names are underlined

Refereed Journal Papers

Ouf, M., and Issa M.H. (2017). “The Effect of Occupancy on Electricity Use in Three Canadian Schools”, Journal of Green Building, fully accepted, in press.

Sadick, A., and Issa M.H. (2017). “Differences in Teachers’ Satisfaction with Indoor Environmental Quality and their Well-Being in New, Renovated and Non-Renovated Schools”, Indoor and Built Environment, fully accepted, in press.

Ouf, M., and Issa M.H. (2017). “Energy Consumption Analysis of School Buildings in Manitoba, Canada”, International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, fully accepted, in press.

Ouf, M., Issa M.H., Azzouz, A. and Sadick, A. (2017). “Effectiveness of Using Wi-Fi Technologies to Detect and Predict Building Occupancy”, Sustainable Buildings, 2, 7. 1-10.

Sadick, A., and Issa M.H. (2017). “Occupants’ Indoor Environmental Quality Satisfaction Factors as Measures of School Teachers’ Well-Being”, Building and Environment, 119, 99-109.

Radwan, A., and Issa M.H. (2017). “An Evaluation of Indoor Environmental Quality and Occupant Well-Being in Manitoba School Buildings”, Journal of Green Building, 12(1), 123-141.

Bockstael D., and Issa M.H. (2016). “A Methodology for Contractor Clash Detection Using Building Information Modelling on Commercial Construction Projects”, Journal of Information Technology in Construction, 21, 233-249.

Ouf, M., Issa M.H., and Merkel P. (2016). “Analysis of Real-Time Electricity Consumption in Canadian School Buildings”, Energy and Buildings, 128, 530-539.

Afshari H., Issa M.H., and Radwan A. (2016). “Using Failure Mode and Effects Analysis to Evaluate Barriers to the Greening of Existing Buildings using the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Rating System”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 127(5), 195-203.

Winter J., Issa M.H., Quaigrain, R., Dick, K. and Regehr, J. (2016). “Evaluating Disability Management in the Manitoban Construction Industry for Injured Workers Returning to the Workplace with a Disability”, Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 43(2), 109-117.

Peer Reviewed Conference Proceedings

Ouf, M., and Issa, M. H. (2017). “The Effect of Occupant Behaviour on Real-Time Electricity Consumption in School Spaces”, 2017 World Sustainable Built Environment Conference (WSBE 17), Hong Kong, Hong Kong, June 5-7, 2017 [Invited paper].

Akom, J., Sadick, A., Issa, M. H., Duhoux, M., and Rashwan, S. (2017). “Validation of a Methodology to Evaluate Indoor Environmental Quality in Green Residential Buildings”, 2017 Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE) International Construction Specialty Conference, 123, Vancouver, British Columbia, May 31 - June 3, 2017.

Bezalel, O., and Issa, M. H. (2017). “Developing a Maturity Model to Evaluate the Health and Safety of Sustainable Building Projects”, 2017 Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE) International Construction Specialty Conference, 117, Vancouver, British Columbia, May 31 - June 3, 2017.

Bezalel, O., and Issa, M. H. (2016). “A Literature Review of Sustainable Health and Safety in the Construction Industry”, 2016 Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Annual Construction, Building and Real Estate Research Conference (COBRA), 94, Toronto, Ontario, September 20-22, 2016.

Sadick, A., and Issa, M. H. (2016). “Space Level Condition Assessment of School Building Elements”, 2016 Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Annual Construction, Building and Real Estate Research Conference (COBRA), 84, Toronto, Ontario, September 20-22, 2016.

Akom, J., Sadick, A., Issa, M. H., Duhoux, M., and Rashwan, S. (2016). “A Mixed-Methods Research Methodology for Evaluating Indoor Environmental Quality in Green and Conventional Residential Homes”, 2016 Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Annual Construction, Building and Real Estate Research Conference (COBRA), 111, Toronto, Ontario, September 20-22, 2016.

Quaigrain, R., and Issa, M. H. (2016). “Validation of the Construction Disability Management Maturity Model Using Analytical Hierarchy Process”, 2016 Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Annual Construction, Building and Real Estate Research Conference (COBRA), 100, Toronto, Ontario, September 20-22, 2016.

Ouf, M., and Issa, M. H. (2016). “The Effect of Occupant Behaviour on Real-Time Electricity Consumption in School Spaces”, 2016 Sustainable Built Environment Conference of the Americas Including the Green Building Festival (SBE 16), Toronto, Ontario, September 19-20, 2016 [received Best Paper Award].

Bezalel, O., and Issa, M. H. (2016). “A Critical Review of Existing Construction Health and Safety Evaluation Tools”, 2016 CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, GEN-253, London, Ontario, June 1-4, 2016.

Sadick, A., and Issa, M. H. (2016). “A Methodology to Assess School Buildings’ Indoor Environmental Quality and Physical Condition in Relation to Teachers’ Well-Being”, 2016 CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, GEN-84, London, Ontario, June 1-4, 2016.

Akom, J., Sadick, A., Issa, M. H., Duhoux, M., and Rashwan, S. (2016). “A Review of Research Investigating Indoor Environmental Quality in Green and Conventional Residential Buildings”, 2016 CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, GEN-82, London, Ontario, June 1-4, 2016.

Quaigrain, R., and Issa, M. H. (2016). “Development of Metrics to Evaluate Disability Management and Safety Performance in the Construction Industry”, 2016 CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, GEN-88, London, Ontario, June 1-4, 2016.

Rankin, J., Haas, C., Nasir, H., Issa, M. H., Quaigrain, R. and Froese, T. (2015). “Assessing the Management Practices for Small to Medium Sized Canadian General Contractor Organizations”, CSCE International Construction Specialty Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 7-10, 2015.

Quaigrain, R. and Issa, M. H. (2015). “A Model to Evaluate the Maturity of Construction Organizations’ Disability Management Practices”, CSCE International Construction Specialty Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 7-10, 2015.

Ouf, M. and Issa, M. H. (2015). “A Methodology to Evaluate the Effects of School Buildings’ Occupancy and Usage on their Energy Consumption”, CSCE International Construction Specialty Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 7-10, 2015.

Bartlett, K., Brown, C., Chu, A., Ebrahimi, G., Gorgolewski, M., Hodgson, M., Issa, M., Mallory-Hill, S., Ouf, M., Scannell, L., Turcato, A. (2014). “Do our Buildings Perform as Intended?”, World Sustainable Building 14 Conference, October 28-30, 2014.

Quaigrain, R., and Issa, M. H. (2014). “A Critical Review of the Literature on Disability Management in the Construction Industry”, 30th ARCOM Annual Conference, Portsmouth, United Kingdom, September 1-3, 2014.

Ouf, M., Issa, M. H. and Mallory-Hill, S. (2014). “A Protocol for Evaluating School Buildings’ Energy Consumption”, 30th ARCOM Annual Conference, Portsmouth, United Kingdom, September 1-3, 2014.

Sadick, A., Mallory-Hill, S. and Issa, M. H. (2014). “Development of a Protocol for Measuring Indoor Environmental Quality in Office and School Buildings”, 13th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Hong Kong, July 7-12, 2014.

Radwan, A., Issa, M. H. and Mallory-Hill, S. (2014). “A Review of Research Investigating Buildings’ Indoor Environmental Quality and its Relation to Energy Performance”, 2014 CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, GEN-49, Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 28-31, 2014.

Sadick, A., Mallory-Hill, S. and Issa, M. H. (2014). “A Literature Review Investigating Indoor Environmental Factors Causing Workplace Stress”, 2014 CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, GEN-72, Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 28-31, 2014.

Ouf, M.,Issa M.H. and Mallory-Hill, S. (2013). “An investigation of Indicators, Metrics, and Methods Used to Measure Green Buildings’ Occupancy and Usage”, Portugal Sustainable Building 2013, Guimarães, Portugal, October 30-September 1, 2013.

Radwan, A., Issa M.H. and Mallory-Hill, S. (2013). “A Review of Research Investigating Indoor Environmental Quality in Green Buildings”, Portugal Sustainable Building 2013, Guimarães, Portugal, October 30-September 1, 2013.

Afshari, H., Issa M.H. and Peng, Q. (2013). “A Risk-Based Model to Investigate Barriers Faced when Certifying Existing Green Buildings: An Office Building Owner and Manager’ Perspective”, 16th Conference of the European Roundtable on Sustainable Production and Consumption (ERSCP) & 7th Conference of the Environmental Management for Sustainable Universities (EMSU), Istanbul, Turkey, June 4-7, 2013.

Ouf, M. and Issa M. H. and Polyzois, D. (2013). “A Review of Research on the Energy Performance of Green Buildings and its Relation to Occupancy”, CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, CON-76, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 29-June 1, 2013.

Afshari, H., Issa M.H. and Peng, Q. (2013). “Barriers to the Design, Construction, Operation and Maintenance of Green Buildings: A State-of-the-Art Review”, CSCE Annual General Meeting and Conference, CON-50, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 29-June 1, 2013.

Sparling, A.J. and Issa M.H. (2012). “The Construction Industry’s Accessibility to Physically Disabled Construction Workers: A State-of-the-Art Review”, Second Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Construction Management Conference, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, November 25-27, 2012, 111-120.

Peer Reviewed Conference Abstracts

Gorgolewski, M., Bartlett, K., Brown, C., Chu, A., Ebrahimi, G., Hodgson, M., Issa, M. H., Mallory-Hill, S., Ouf, M., Scannell, L., Turcato, A. (2014). “Do our Buildings Perform as Intended? Building Performance Assessment of Nine Canadian Green Buildings”, World Sustainable Building 14 Conference, October 28-30, 2014.

Rashwan, S., Issa, M. H., and Duhoux, M. (2014). “A Preliminary Analysis of the Energy Performance of LEED Residential Homes”, National Conference on Building and Facility Operations, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, October 14-15, 2014.

Ouf, M., Radwan, A., Issa M. H. and Mallory-Hill, S. (2014). “Methods Used to Conduct a Post-Occupancy Evaluation of Green vs. Non-Green School Buildings in Canada”, Environmental Design Research Association Conference (EDRA45), New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, May 28-31, 2014.

Issa M.H. (2013), “Post Occupancy Evaluation of Canadian School Buildings: The Case of Ontario and Manitoba School Buildings”, Environmental Design Research Association Conference (EDRA44), Providence, Rhode Island, United States, May 29-June 1, 2013.

Peer Reviewed Conference Posters

Bartlett, K., Brown, C., Chu, A., Ebrahimi, G., Gorgolewski, M., Hodgson, M., Issa, M., H., Mallory-Hill, S., Ouf, M., Scannell, L., Turcato, A. (2014). “Canadian Building Performance Evaluation Project”, World Sustainable Building 14 Conference, October 28-30, 2014.

White Papers

Rashwan, S., Duhoux, M., and Issa, M. H. (2017). “Energy Performance Evaluation of LEED Homes in Manitoba”, ft3 Architects.

Reports

Akom, J. and Issa, M. H. (2016). “Development and Validation of a Mixed Methodology to Evaluate IEQ in LEED- and Non LEED-Certified Homes: The case of Brandon Homes”, ft3 Architecture Landscape Interior Design, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Rankin, J., Froese, T., Haas, C., Issa, M., Nasir, H., and Quaigrain, R. (2014). “Enhancing the Performance and Productivity of the Canadian Construction Industry through Appropriate Digital Technology Adoption”, The Digital Technology Adoption Pilot Program, National Research Council Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Sadick, A., Issa, M. H. and Mallory-Hill, S. (2014). “Developing and Validating a Protocol to Evaluate Indoor Environmental Quality in Office Buildings: A Pilot Study”, Stantec Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

"Featured in" Articles

Skrabek, A. (2014). “Building Information Modelling – Research at the University of Manitoba”. Manitoba Heavy Construction Association’s Groundbreaker, Q4 2014 issue, 66-69.

“Evaluating the Accessibility of the Manitoba Construction Industry to Physically Disabled Construction Workers and its Relation to Safety Performance” (2014). Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba Research and Workplace Innovation Program Annual Report, 2013 issue, 12.

Department of Civil Engineering | University of Manitoba