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Dr. Saurav Dixit

Associate Professor -Management & Commerce

Interest Area(s)

  • Project management
  • Leadership
  • Stakeholder management
  • Construction project management
  • Building Economics
  • Research Methodology

Dr Saurav Dixit a middle management professional with more than 10 years of experience in managing projects, working in academics, and as a research professional. He has visited and delivered speech and lectures in 15 European countries including Russia. 

The topic of research for Saurav PhD is “Framework to Improve On-site Construction Productivity: Indian Scenario”. Saurav is a creative person with a passion for research and technology up-gradation and works dedicatedly to achieve his goals, led to a good number of publications in peer-reviewed Scopus indexed journals. He is having an excellent publication record (20 publications and 250 number of citations on Scopus database).
 
He is having a good connection and collaboration with international researchers/academicians and universities from Europe and Russia. I am having a rich experience of attending and heading conferences/ technical discussions, and scientific events in Europe and Russia. I have visited and attended events in France, Italy, Hungary, Switzerland, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, St Petersburg (Russia), and other countries. 
 

 

  • PhD in Built Environment from RICS School of Built Environment, Amity University Noida, India (2016-2019) .
  • MBA- Construction Project Management, RICS School of Built Environment, Amity University Noida, India (2013-2015).
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering, SkyLine Institute of Engineering and Technology, Gautam Buddha Technical University, India (2007-2011).

Saurav is contributing to the knowledge of research by serving as an active reviewer and editorial board member for several scientific journals that include: 

*I have received the award for Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing in 2018 from Ain Shams Engineering Journal (Elsevier). 

Conference/Seminar Headed International

  • Session Chair (Creative Management in Construction), at “Creative Construction Conference-2019” at Danubius Health Spa Resort Margitsziget, Budapest, Hungary from 29th June -02nd July 2019. A total of six papers have been presented under my session. https://2019.creative-construction-conference.com/
    The conference is organised by:
  • Session Chair (Building Materials and Products), at “International Scientific Conference on Energy, Environmental and Construction Engineering (EECE – 2019)” at Ambassador Hotel (5-7 Rimsky-Korsakov str., Saint-Petersburg, Russia). A total of fourteen papers have been presented under my session/ https://eece.spbstu.ru/
    The conference is organised by:
    • Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
    • Kazan State University of Architecture and Engineering
    • University of Chili
    • University of Genoa
  • Conference head, International Scientific Conference, ICMSIT-2020: Metrological Support of Innovative Technologies, March 4, 2020, | Saint Petersburg - Krasnoyarsk, Russia
    Academic partners and sponsors:
  • Saint Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation/ http://suai.edu.ru/
  • Krasnoyarsk Regional Science and Technology City Hall of the Russian Union of Scientific and Engineering Public Associations/ http://domnit.ru/en/
  • UNESCO/ https://guap.ru/unesco/
  • Metrological Academy of the Russian Federation
  • International Union of Scientific and Engineering Public Associations/ http://www.rusea.info/intindex
  • Session Chair (Creative Management in Construction), at “Creative Construction Conference-2020” at Croatia from 29th June -02nd July 2020. A total of thirty two papers have been presented under my session/ https://e-2020.creative-construction-conference.com
    The conference is organised by: Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary/ https://www.bme.hu/?language=en
  • Keynote speech (Building Materials and Products), at “International Scientific Conference on Energy, Environmental and Construction Engineering (EECE – 2020), (5-7 Rimsky-Korsakov str., Saint-Petersburg, Russia)/ https://eece.spbstu.ru/
    The conference is organised by: Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Kazan State University of Architecture and Engineering, University of Chili, University of Genoa.
  • Conference head, SUSTAINABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS: INNOVATIVE PERSPECTIVES "SES-2020", Russia – India, October 29-30, 2020, Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
  • Conference head, International Scientific Conference, ICMSIT-2021: Metrological Support of Innovative Technologies, March 4-6, 2021, | Saint Petersburg - Krasnoyarsk, Russia.
    The conference is organised by: 
  • Saint Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation/ http://suai.edu.ru/
  • Krasnoyarsk Regional Science and Technology City Hall of the Russian Union of Scientific and Engineering Public Associations/ http://domnit.ru/en/
  • UNESCO/ https://guap.ru/unesco/
  • Metrological Academy of the Russian Federation
  • International Union of Scientific and Engineering Public Associations/ http://www.rusea.info/intindex
  • Session Chair (Creative Construction Technology and Materials), at “Creative Construction Conference-2021” at Croatia from 28th June -30th June 2021. A total of twenty five papers have been presented under my session/ https://2021.creative-construction-conference.com/index.php

The conference is organised by: 

  • Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary/ https://www.bme.hu/?language=en
  • Automation in Construction (Elsevier)
  • International Journal of Construction Management (Taylor & Francis)

Conference/Seminar attended

  • Creative Construction Conference-2019 at Danubius Health Spa Resort Margitsziget, Budapest, Hungary from 29th June -02nd July 2019. 
  • International Scientific Conference on Energy, Environmental and Construction Engineering (EECE – 2019)” at Ambassador Hotel (5-7 Rimsky-Korsakov str., Saint-Petersburg, Russia).
  • 15th World Conference on Transport Research 26-31 May 2019 | Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India
  • Green Growth and Sustainable Development Forum (GGSD) Conference 2018, Paris, France, 27-29 November 2018 (OECD Headquarter).
  • Creative Construction Conference 2018, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 30th June -03rd July 2018
  • 3rd International Conference on Design, Analysis, Manufacturing, Simulation” 6-7 April 2017, Saveetha University, Chennai India.
  • 2nd Global Leadership Research Conference 23rd and 24th Feb 2017, Amity University Noida, India  .
  • RICS Cities Conference 2016 “Urban Makeover: Building a Smart & Modern India” 9th July 2016, Venue: The Kamal Hall, ITC Maurya, New Delhi (Sardar Patel Marg)
Conference Publications
  • Dixit, Saurav, Mandal, S. N., Thanikal, J. V, & Saurabh, K. (2018a). Construction Productivity and Construction Project Performance in Indian Construction Projects. m(July), 379–386. https://doi.org/10.3311/CCC2018-050
  • Dixit, Saurav, Mandal, S. N., Thanikal, J. V, & Saurabh, K. (2018b). Critical Analysis of Factors Affecting the on-site Productivity in Indian Construction Industry. (July), 38–45. https://doi.org/10.3311/CCC2018-006
  • Dixit, S. (2019). ScienceDirect, Transportation research procedia, Analyzing the Impact of Construction Productivity over Infra Projects Indian Scenario, 00(May).
  • Singh, S., Dixit, S., Kumar, K., & Sharma, K. (2019). ScienceDirect, Transportation research procedia, An Introduction to Lean Construction / Visual Management tool in Construction Projects, 00(May), 1–10.
  • Dixit, S., & Sharma, K. (2019a). A Review of Studies in Structural Health Monitoring ( SHM ). In Miroslaw J. Skibniewski & Miklos Hajdu (Ed.) (pp. 95–99). Budapest: Budapest University of Technology and Economics & Diamond Congress Ltd. https://doi.org/ https://doi.org/10.3311/CCC2019-013
  • Dixit, S., & Sharma, K. (2019b). Approaches to improve the quality of workplace Built Environment. In Miroslaw J. Skibniewski & Miklos Hajdu (Ed.) (pp. 95–99). Budapest: Budapest University of Technology and Economics & Diamond Congress Ltd. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.3311/CCC2019-087
  • Dixit, S., & Sharma, K. (2019c). Factors Influencing Construction Time Delay on High Rise Projects In India. In M. J. S.Miklos Hajdu (Ed.), Creative Construction Conference 2019 (pp. 341–346). Budapest University of Technology and Economics & Diamond Congress Ltd. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.3311/CCC2019-047
  • Dixit, S., & Singh, S. (2019). Urban Consolidation Centre – In Context with Construction Consolidation Centre a Comparative Analysis. In Miroslaw J. Skibniewski & Miklos Hajdu (Ed.) (pp. 95–99). Budapest: Budapest University of Technology and Economics & Diamond Congress Ltd. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.3311/CCC2019-069
  • Dixit, S., Mandal, S. N., Thanikal, J. V, & Saurabh, K. (2019). Study of Significant Factors Affecting Construction Productivity Using Relative Importance Index in Indian Construction Industry. https://doi.org/10.1051/e3sconf/201914009010 
     
 

Reviewer/Editorial Board Member

  • 2017 – present International Journal of Construction Management– Taylor & Francis
  • 2018 – present Journal of Cleaner Production– Elsevier
  • 2017 – present
  • 2019-Present
  • 2019-Present Ain Shams Engineering Journal– Elsevier
  • IGI Global, Engineering Science Reference
  • Smart and Sustainable Built Environment- Emerald

Publications peer-reviewed (Scopus Indexed) Journals

  • S. Dixit, A. Stefan, A. Musiuk, and P. Singh, “Study of enabling factors affecting the adoption of ICT in the Indian built environment sector,” Ain Shams Engineering Journal, no. xxxx, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asej.2020.09.020
  • S. Dixit, A. Stefan, and A. Musiuk, “Architectural form finding in arboreal supporting structure optimisation,” Ain Shams Engineering Journal, no. xxxx, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asej.2020.08.022
  • Dixit, S, Mandal, S. N., Thanikal, J. V, & Saurabh, K. (2019). Evolution of studies in construction productivity: A systematic literature review (2006–2017). Ain Shams Engineering Journal. (Impact factor above 3 Science citation index) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asej.2018.10.010 
  • Shah, M. N., Dixit, S., Kumar, R., Jain, R., & Anand, K. (2019). Causes of delays in slum reconstruction projects in India. International Journal of Construction Management, 1–16. https://doi.org/10.1080/15623599.2018.1560546
  • Dixit, S, Mandal, S. N., Thanikal, J. V, & Saurabh, K. (2019). Study of Significant Factors Affecting Construction Productivity Using Relative Importance Index in Indian Construction Industry. E3S, Web of conferences, Vol-140, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1051/e3sconf/201914009010
  • Dixit, Saurav. (2018). Analysing Enabling Factors Affecting the On-site Productivity in Indian Construction Industry. Periodica Polytechnica Architecture, 49(2), 185–193. https://doi.org/10.3311/ppar.12710
  • Dixit, Saurav, & Saurabh, K. (2019). Impact of Construction Productivity Attributes Over Construction Project Performance in Indian Construction Projects. Periodica Polytechnica Architecture. https://doi.org/10.3311/PPar.12711
  • Dixit, S., Mandal, S. N., Sawhney, A., & Singh, S. (2017a). Area of linkage between lean construction and sustainability in indian construction industry. International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology, 8(8).
  • Dixit, S., Mandal, S. N., Sawhney, A., & Singh, S. (2017b). Relationship between skill development and productivity in construction sector: A literature review. International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology, 8(8).
  • Dixit, S., Pandey, A. K., Mandal, S. N., & Bansal, S. (2017). A study of enabling factors affecting construction productivity: Indian scnerio. International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology, 8(6).
  • Dixit, S., Singh, S., Singh, S., Varghese, R. G., Pandey, A. K., & Varshney, D. (2018). Role of Solar energy and issues in its implementation in the Indian context. MATEC Web of Conferences, 172. https://doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/201817206001
  • Singh, S., Dixit, S., Sahai, S., Sao, A., Kalonia, Y., & Subramanya Kumar, R. (2018). Key Benefits of Adopting Lean Manufacturing Principles in Indian Construction Industry. MATEC Web of Conferences, 172. https://doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/201817205002
  • Singh, Subhav, Dixit, S., & Varshney, D. (2018). Sustainable construction management in education sector. International Journal of Engineering & Technology. https://doi.org/10.14419/ijet.v7i2.9565
  • Pandey, A. K., Dixit, S., Bansal, S., Saproo, S., & Mandal, S. N. (2017). Optimize the infrastructure design of hospital construction projects to manage hassle free services. International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology, 8(10), 87–98.
  • Sao, A., Singh, S., Dixit, S., Pandey, A. K., & Singh, S. (2017). Quality, productivity and customer satisfaction in service operations: An empirical study. International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology, 8(10).
  • Singh, A., Agarwal, P., Dixit, S., Singh, S., & Sahai, S. (2018). The Transition towards Sustainable Supply Chain Management: An Empirical Study. MATEC Web of Conferences, 172. https://doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/201817205001
  • Singh, S., Bala, A., Dixit, S., & Varshney, D. (2018). Critical analysis of causes of delay in residential construction projects in India. International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology, 9(1).
  • Saurav Dixit (2020). Study of factors affecting the performance of construction projects in AEC industry. Organization, Technology & Management in Construction.(SCI indexed)/ https://doi.org/10.2478/otmcj-2020-0022
Accepted Journal Publications (SCI Indexed)
  • Saurav Dixit (2020). The impact of management practices on construction productivity in Indian building construction projects: an empirical study. Organization, Technology & Management in Construction.(SCI indexed)/  https://www.grad.unizg.hr/otmc_journal

Book chapters Published

  • Dixit, Saurav, & Sharma, K. (2020). An Empirical Study of Major Factors Affecting Productivity of Construction Projects, Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering 61, Springer Nature,  https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-1404-3_12
  • Dixit, Saurav, Sharma, K., & Singh S. (2020). Identifying and Analysing Key Factors Associated with Risks in Construction Projects, Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering 61, Springer Nature, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-1404-3_3
  • Saurav Dixit (2020). Impact of Urban Ambience on the Productivity of the Built Environment Using Cluster Analysis: Urban Ambience and Productivity of the Built Environment, IGI Global, USA. https://www.igi-global.com/books/indices/index/all https://www.igi-global.com/book/reconstructing-urban-ambiance-smart-public/244263

Publications (Under review/working papers)

  • Saurav Dixit. Actors of Academic Integrity and Plagiarism in Higher Educational Built Environment Institutes: A Case Study Approach, Ain Shams Engineering Journal (Elsevier).
  • Saurav Dixit. The impact of quality management over project performance and construction productivity: An empirical study. International Journal of Construction Management (Taylor & Francis).
  • Saurav Dixit. Review of construction and demolition waste management using lean techniques.
  • Saurav Dixit. Evolution of Studies and Benefits Perceived Through Switching to Circular Economy: An Empirical Study.
  • Saurav Dixit. Construction Equipment Management Practices for Improving Productivity of Multi-story Residential Building Projects.
  • Saurav Dixit. Time Management in Indian Construction projects using Cluster Analysis.
  • Saurav Dixit. Implementation of Lean Practices in Construction Industry.
  • Saurav Dixit. Comparison of Trends in Construction Productivity in India against Global Practices.