Membership Category

  • Regular


  • Université Concordia


  • Civil Engineering


  • Deconstruction of buildings and infrastructure
  • Design for deconstruction
  • End-of-life decision-making for the built environment
  • Digital twins


Dr. Mazdak Nik-Bakht is an Associate Professor in the Department of Building, Civil, and Environmental Engineering at Concordia University. He earned his first PhD in Structural Engineering and a second PhD in Construction Engineering & Management. With more than 100 publications, Dr. Nik-Bakht’s research focuses on automation and digital transformation of the built environment with specific attention to Applied AI in Construction; Digital Twins; and Construction/Deconstruction Circularity. Mazdak is currently the Chair of Construction Division at Canadian Society of Civil Engineering; Director of Compleccity Lab; and a Co-director of the Centre for Innovation in Construction & Infrastructure Engineering and Management.

Affiliated research axes

Change and Transition Management

Planning Optimization

Resource and Product Maximization

Policy levers

The RRECQ is supported by the Fonds de recherche du Québec.
Fonds de recherche - Québec