Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant
CEMT Graduate Student Assembly Representative

Contact Information:
Nebraska Hall
City Campus (Lincoln)

Ph.D. - CEMT

Expected Graduation Date:

Kyungki Kim

About Me:

Academic Background

  • PhD in Engineering- Construction Engineering and Management (Running) University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nebraska, USA 
  • Master of Building Construction, Construction Management | Auburn University, Alabama, USA | 2018
  • Bachelor of Architecture | Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu , Nepal |2014

I am originally from a beautiful country Nepal.  I have more than 5 years of working history in allied fields such as; Architecture, Engineering, Construction, Research, Humanitarian, and Development, in a blended form. I have a background in Airport, Commercial, K12, Health Care, Mixed-use, Multi-Family, Single Family, Civil Infrastructure, Planning, and Disaster Recovery.

I am currently doing research on the implementation of integrated information technology in large capital construction projects.

Research Interests

BIM, AI-Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Analytics, Digital Twins, IPD, Sustainability 


Kim, J., Liu, J., & Ghimire, P. (2019). "The Categorization of Virtual Design and Construction Services" The 2019 International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction – CIB World Building Congress, Hong Kong, China

Oyediran, H., Ghimire, P., Peavy, M., Kim, K., and Barutha, P. (2021). "Robotics Applicability for Routine Operator Tasks in Nuclear Power Plants Facilities " 38th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction, Dubai, UAE.


Soccer, Hiking, Camping, Travelling, Drone 

If you are interested to know about my latest works, research, and events you can find here: Prashnna Ghimire (