Mr Zhenan Feng
M.Sc. in International Construction Management, B.Eng. in Water Supply and Drainage Engineering
Zhenan Feng has been a Ph.D. candidate within the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Auckland since March 2017. His research topic is "Editable Immersive Virtual Reality Serious Games to Enhance Indoor Post-Earthquake Preparedness and Evacuation Processes".
Zhenan got his M.Sc. in International Construction Management from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, in 2015, and B.Eng. in Water Supply and Drainage Engineering from Hunan University, China, in 2011.
Before he started the research career, he also had worked in China as a design engineer from 2015 to 2016, and in Singapore as a construction engineer from 2011 to 2014.
Research | Current
Virtual reality and serious games applications related to evacuation, simulation, and construction management and engineering problems.
Teaching | Current
CIVIL 743 - Special Topic: Building Information Modelling, Graduate Teaching Assistant, tutoring Revit and Navisworks.
CIVIL 756 - Capstone Project, Teaching Assistant, tutoring AutoCAD.
CIVIL 791 - Construction Management, Graduate Teaching Assistant, tutoring Revit.
Areas of expertise
Building Information Modelling
Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)
- Feng, Z., González VA, Amor, R., Lovreglio, R., & Cabrera-Guerrero, G. (2018). Immersive virtual reality serious games for evacuation training and research: A systematic literature review. Computers and Education, 127, 252-266. 10.1016/j.compedu.2018.09.002
Other University of Auckland co-authors: Robert Amor, Vicente Gonzalez
- Lovreglio, R., Gonzalez, V., Feng, Z., Amor, R., Spearpoint, M., Thomas, J., ... Sacks, R. (2018). Prototyping virtual reality serious games for building earthquake preparedness: The Auckland City Hospital case study. ADVANCED ENGINEERING INFORMATICS, 38, 670-682. 10.1016/j.aei.2018.08.018
Other University of Auckland co-authors: Vicente Gonzalez, Robert Amor