Dr. Vineet R. Kamat

Dr. Vineet R. Kamat is a Professor and the John L. Tishman Faculty Scholar in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Michigan. He directs the Laboratory for Interactive Visualization in Engineering and co-directs the Construction Engineering Laboratory. He received a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2003; a MS in Civil Engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2000; and a BE degree in Civil Engineering from Goa University in India in 1998. Dr. Kamat’s research is primarily focused on Virtual and Augmented Reality Visualization, Simulation, Mobile Computing, Robotics, and their applications in Construction.
 
Dr. Kamat has been instrumental in making CII research findings an integral aspect of the construction curriculum at the University of Michigan. In addition to his teaching, Professor Kamat was instrumental in introducing a dedicated track at the ASCE Construction Research Congress for papers describing CII research findings.