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Curtin University
Staff Profile

Dr Peng Wu

Position Associate Professor
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
School School of Built Environment
Department Department of Construction Management
Campus Bentley Campus
Location 201.312c
Phone 08 9266 4723
Email Peng.Wu@curtin.edu.au
Google Scholar scholar.google.com.au/citations?user=lsGoCIwAAAAJ&hl=en
Scopus Author Identifier www.scopus.com/authid/detail.url?authorId=55175462200

Brief Summary

Dr. Peng Wu holds a PhD degree (Project Management) from National University of Singapore, Master of Science (Construction Management) degree from Loughborough University, UK and a Bachelor of Science (Project Management) degree from Tsinghua University, China. 

Dr. Wu joined the Department of Construction Management at Curtin University as a Senior Lecturer in Jan 2015. He is also the Associate Director of the Australasian Joint Research Centre for Building Information Modelling. In 2016, Dr. Wu won the Discovery Early Career Research Award from the Australian Research Council, which is a prestigious award to support excellent basic and applied research by early career researchers. His research areas include sustainable construction, lean production and construction, production and operations management, life cycle assessment, etc.

Memberships, Awards and Training

Discovery Early Career Research Award (DECRA), Australian Research Council, 2017-2019

Vice-Chancellor's Award for Good Practice in Learning and Teaching (CQU), 2014

Nominee for World Future Foundation Prize in Environmental and Sustainability Research, 2013

Best paper award, 2nd International Conference on Project and Facilities Management, University of Malaya, May 2011

Research scholar, National University of Singapore, 2008-2010

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Teaching

2015 Semester 1

BLDG 1003 Structures

BLDG4004 Cost Management 4

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Research Fields

Built Environment and Design

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Research Interests

Carbon Footprint / Life Cycle Assessment / Sustainable Construction / Lean Production

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Publications

2017

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2016

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2015

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2014

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2013

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2012

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2011

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2010

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2009

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Additional publication categories

2017

Journal Articles (Scholarly/Professional)

2016

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2014

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Selected Journal Articles

Feng, Y., Zhang, S. and Wu, P. (2015). Factors influencing workplace accident costs of building projects. Safety Science, Vol.72, 97-104.

Wu, P., Low, S.P., Liu, J.Y., Pienaar, J. and Xia, B. (2015) Critical success factors in distance learning construction programs at Central Queensland University: Students' perspective. Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice,141(1), 1-9.

Wu, P., Xia, B. and Zhao, X. (2014). The importance of use and end-of-life phases to the life cycle greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of concrete – A review. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 37, 360-369.

Wu, P., Low, S.P., Xia, B. and Zuo, J. (2014). Achieving transparency in carbon labelling for construction materials – lessons from current assessment standards and carbon labels. Environmental Science and Policy, 44, 11-25.

Wu, P., Xia, B., Pienaar, J. and Zhao, X. (2014). The past, present and future of carbon labelling for construction materials – a review. Building and Environment, 77,160-168.

Wu, P. and Feng, Y. (2014). Identification of non-value adding activities in precast concrete production to achieve low-carbon production. Architectural Science Review, 57(3), 105-113.

Wu, P. and Low, S.P. (2014). Barriers to achieving green precast concrete stock management - A survey of current stock management practices in Singapore. International Journal of Construction Management, 14(2), 78-89.

Xia, B., Skitmore, M., Wu, P. and Chen, Q. (2014). How public owners communicate the sustainability requirements of green design-build projects. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. 140(8), 1-6.

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