Refereed Papers in Peer-Reviewed Journals

(36 Published, 1 Accepted)

Published

  • Dixit, M. K., Culp, C. H., Fernandez-Solis, J. L., and Lavy, S. (2016), “Reducing carbon footprint of facilities using a facility management approach”, Facilities, 34(3/4), 247-259. { PDF (Icon 256.7 KB) }

  • Wao, J. O., Ries, R., Flood, I., Lavy, S., and Mehmet, E. O. (2016), “Relationship between admission GRE scores and graduation GPA scores of Construction Management graduate students”, ASC International Journal of Construction Education and Research, 12(1), 37-53. { PDF (Icon 1.4 MB) }

  • Choi, K., Lee, H. W., Mao, Z., Lavy, S., and Ryoo, B. Y. (2016), “Environmental, economic, and social implications of highway concrete rehabilitation alternatives”, ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management,142(2), 04015079 (2016).  { PDF (Icon 3.0 MB) }

  • Lavy, S., and Saxena, N. (2015), “Quantifying the effect of using BIM and COBie for facility management on work order processing times: A case study”, International Journal of Facility Management, 6(1), Retrieved November 2, 2015, from: http://ijfm.net/index.php/ijfm/article/view/133. { PDF (Icon 189.7 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., Kiss, C. W., and Fernandez-Solis, J. L. (2015), “Linking design and energy performance in U.S. military hospitals”, Architectural Engineering and Design Management, 11(1), 41-64. { PDF (Icon 257.2 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., Garcia, J. A., Scinto, P., and Dixit, M. K., “KPIs for facility performance assessment: Simulation of core indicators”, Construction Management and Economics, 32(12), 1183-1204. { PDF (Icon 962.8 KB) }

  • Lavy, S., and Jawadekar, S. (2014), “A case study of using BIM and COBie for facility management”, International Journal of Facility Management, 5(2), Retrieved December 19, 2014, from: http://www.ijfm.net/index.php/ijfm/article/view/110/114. { PDF (Icon 357.0 KB) }

  • Lavy, S., Garcia, J. A., and Dixit, M. K. (2014), “KPIs for facility’s performance assessment, Part I: Identification and categorization of core indicators”, Facilities, 32(5/6), 256-274. { PDF (Icon 113.3 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., Garcia, J. A., and Dixit, M. K. (2014), “KPIs for facility’s performance assessment, Part II: Identification of variables and deriving expressions for core indicators”, Facilities, 32(5/6), 275-294. { PDF (Icon 179.7 KB)  }

  • Dixit, M., Culp, C., Lavy, S., and Fernandez-Solis, J. (2014), “Recurrent embodied energy and its relationship with service life and life cycle energy: A review paper”, Facilities, 32(3/4), 160-181. { PDF (Icon 542.5 KB)  }

  • Fernandez-Solis, J. L., Porwal, V., Lavy, S., Shafaat, A., Rybkowski, Z. K., Son, K., and Lagoo, N. (2013), “Survey of motivations, benefits and implementation challenges of Last Planner System users”, ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 139(4), 354-360. { PDF (Icon 1.4 MB)  }

  • Dixit, M. K., Fernandez-Solis, J. L., Lavy, S., and Culp, C. H. (2012), “Need for an embodied energy measurement protocol for buildings: A review paper”,Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16(6), 3730-3743. { PDF (Icon 1.4 MB)  }

  • Rybkowski, Z. R., Zhou, X., Lavy, S., and Fernandez-Solis, J. (2012), “Investigation into the nature of productivity gains observed during the airplane game lean simulation”, Lean Construction Journal, 2012, 78-90. { PDF (Icon 359.2 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S, and Dixit, M. K. (2012), “Wall finish selection in hospital design: A survey of facility managers”, Health Environments Research and Design Journal, 5(2), 80-98. { PDF (Icon 383.2 KB)  }

  • Fernandez-Solis, J. L., Pathak, R., Lavy, S., Beltran, L. O., Son, K., and Kim, K. (2011), “Framework for selecting performance assessment tools for achieving LEED 3.0 credits”, Architectural Engineering and Design Management, 7(4), 236-250. { PDF (Icon 206.2 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., Aggarwal, C., and Porwal, V. (2010), “Fatalities of Hispanic workers: safety initiatives taken by U.S. construction companies to address linguistic and cultural issues”, ASC International Journal of Construction Education and Research, 6(4), 271-284. { PDF (Icon 129.7 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Dixit, M. K. (2010) “Literature review on design terror mitigation for facility managers in public access buildings”, Facilities, 28(11/12), 542-563. { PDF (Icon 111.9 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., Garcia, J. A., and Dixit, M. K. (2010) “Establishment of KPIs for facility performance measurement: review of literature", Facilities, 28(9/10), 440-464. { PDF (Icon 128.5 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Shohet, I. M. (2010) “Performance-based facility management – an integrated approach”, International Journal of Facility Management, 1(1), 1-14. { PDF (Icon 219.8 KB)  }

  • Dixit, M. K., Fernandez-Solis, J. L., Lavy, S., and Culp, C. H. (2010) “Identification of parameters for embodied energy measurement: A literature review”, Energy and Buildings, 42(8), 1238-1247. { PDF (Icon 1.0 MB)  }

  • Malhotra, V., Fernandez-Solis, J., Lavy, S., and Neuman, M. (2010) “Feasibility of an off-grid renewable energy source for the mercantile sector”, Journal of Green Building, 5(1), 71-87. { PDF (Icon 1.2 MB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Choudhury, I. (2009), “Design and construction practices for terror attack mitigation in public schools”, The International Journal of Construction Project Management, 1(2), 121-144. { PDF (Icon 1.8 MB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Fernandez-Solis, J. L. (2009), “LEED Accredited Professionals’ perceptions affecting credit point adoption”, Facilities, 27(13/14), 531-548.  { PDF (Icon 103.0 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Shohet, I. M. (2009), “Integrated healthcare facilities maintenance management model: case studies”, Facilities, Special issue on Facilities and Patient Care, 27(3/4), 107-119. { PDF (Icon 330.3 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Bilbo, D. L. (2009), “Facilities maintenance management practices in large public schools, Texas”, Facilities, 27(1/2), 5-20.  { PDF (Icon 94.0 KB)  }

  • Bilbo, D., Lavy, S., and Waseem, M. (2009), “Guidance counselors’ knowledge and perceptions of careers in the construction industry”, The American Professional Constructor - Journal of the American Institute of Constructors, 33(2), 11-18..  { PDF (Icon 775.9 KB)  }

  • Bilbo, D., Lavy, S., Myres, D. J., and Waseem, M. (2009), “Sources of high school juniors’ and seniors’ perceptions of construction industry”, The American Professional Constructor – Journal of the American Institute of Constructors, 33(2), 3-10. { PDF (Icon 850.9 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S. (2008), “Facility management practices in higher education buildings: a case study”, Journal of Facilities Management, 6(4), 303-315.  { PDF (Icon 2.0 MB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Shohet, I. M. (2007), “On the effect of service life conditions on the maintenance of healthcare facilities”, Construction Management and Economics, 25(10), 1087-1098.  { PDF (Icon 304.0 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Shohet, I. M. (2007), “Computer-aided healthcare facility management”, ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 21(5), 363-372.  { PDF (Icon 247.8 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Shohet, I. M. (2007), “A strategic integrated healthcare facility management model”, International Journal of Strategic Property Management, 11(3), 125-142.  { PDF (Icon 762.7 KB)  }

  • Lavy, S., Shapira, A., Botansky, Y., and Schexnayder, C. J. (2005), “Challenges of stadium construction – case study”, ASCE Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, 10(3), 181-189.  { PDF (Icon 1.8 MB)  }

  • Lavy, S., and Shohet, I. M. (2004), “Integrated maintenance management of hospital buildings: a case study”, Construction Management and Economics, 22(1), 25-34.  { PDF (Icon 95.3 KB)  }

  • Shohet, I. M., and Lavy, S. (2004), “Healthcare facilities management: state of the art review”, Facilities, 22(7/8), 210-220. { PDF (Icon 224.2 KB)  }

  • Shohet, I. M., and Lavy, S. (2004), “Development of an integrated healthcare facilities management model”, Facilities, 22(5/6), 129-140. { PDF (Icon 270.8 KB)  }

  • Shohet, I. M., Lavy-Leibovich, S., and Bar-On, D. (2003), “Integrated maintenance monitoring of hospital buildings”, Construction Management and Economics, 21(2), 219-228.  { PDF (Icon 108.7 KB)  }

 

Accepted

  • Shohet, I. M., and Lavy, S., “Facility maintenance and management: A health care case study”, accepted for publication in the International Journal of Strategic Property Management.

     

Journal Editorial

Co-Editor

  • Lavy, S. (2016), Facilities, 34(5/6), 262-263.
  • Lavy, S. (2015), Facilities, 33(13/14), 743.
  • Lavy, S. (2015), Facilities, 33(7/8), 427.
  • Lavy, S. (2015), Facilities, 33(3/4), 150-151.
  • Lavy, S. (2014), Facilities, 32(11/12), 582-583.
  • Lavy, S. (2014), Facilities, 32(9/10), 458-459.
  • Lavy, S. (2014), Facilities, 32(3/4), 86-87.
  • Lavy, S. (2013), Facilities, 31(13/14), 572-573.
  • Lavy, S. (2013), Facilities, 31(11/12), 452-453.
  • Lavy, S. (2013), Facilities, 31(7/8), 268-269.
  • Lavy, S. (2013), Facilities, 31(5/6), 192-193.
  • Lavy, S. (2013), Facilities, 31(3/4), 104-105.
  • Lavy, S. (2012), Facilities, 30(11/12), 456-457 (as Associate Editor).
  • Lavy, S. (2012), Facilities, 30(9/10), 348-349 (as Associate Editor).

 

Guest Co-Editor

  • Lavy, S., and Fernandez-Solis, J. L. (2010), Health Environments Research and Design Journal, special issue on healthcare construction and facility management, 3(2), Spring 2010.  { PDF (Icon 1.1 MB)  }