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Transportation Innovation Speakers Series: Previous Speakers
Date/Time Event Host UTC/Presenter

9/22/2022

12:00  pm/Eastern

Changes in transit ridership over time: what does the built environment have to do with it? A station-focused longitudinal study

Professor Daniel A. Rodriguez and Meiqing Li, University of California, Berkeley

National Institute for Congestion Reduction (NICR), Univ of South Florida 

9/22/2022

1:30 pm/Central

Cellulose Nanofiber as an Asphalt Mix Additive

Dr. Rouzbeh Ghabchi, South Dakota State University

Mountain Plains Consortium (MPC), South Dakota State University

9/23/2022

2:00 pm/Central

Use of Wireless Technologies for Transportation Infrastructure Management

Dr. Husain Aziz, Kansas State University; Dr. Shinae Jang, University of Connecticut; and Dr. Chun-Hsing Ho, University of Nebrasks Lincoln

Tran-SET, Louisiana State University

9/26/2022

3:00 pm/Mountain

A Multi-Day Activity Based Model Considering Inter-Household Interactions: The Case of India 

Suchismita Nayak

TOMNET UTC, Arizona State University

9/28/2022

2:30 pm/Eastern

Bringing development review into Safe Systems

Tab Combs, Research Assc, UNC Dept of City and Regional Planning and Jesse Saginor, Chair and Professor, Dept of Urban & Regional Planning, Florida Atlantic Univ

Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety, UNC Chapel Hill

9/29/2022

9:30 am/Central

Removal of Escherichia Coli from Stormwater

Dr. Guanghui Hua, South Dakota State University

Mountain Plains Consortium (MPC), South Dakota State University

9/29/2022

1:30 pm/Eastern

CCAT Distinguished Lecture Series —  Using Traffic Signal to Decongest Cities May Be Simpler Than We Thought

Michael Cassidy, Ph.D., Robert Horonjeff and Chancellor's Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

Center for Connected and Automated Transportation (CCAT), University of Michigan

9/29/2022

2:00 pm/Eastern

Smart Work Zone System

Dr. Mike Mollenhauer, Jean Paul Talledo Vilela, and Will Vaughan 

Safe-D, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

10/4/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Secure and Trustworthy Transportation Cyber-Physical Systems

Dr. Houbing Song, ERAU

Center for Advanced Transportation Mobility, N.C. A&T State University

10/5/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

A Framework for the Development of a Diverse Workforce in the Southeast Region

Ruth Steiner, Ph.D. and Jeremy Griffith, University of Florida; Steven Click, Ph.D., Tennessee Technical University

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

10/5/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Automatic Safety Diagnosis in Connected Vehicle Environment

Shuang Tu, Ph.D. and Di Wu, Jackson State University

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

10/6/2022

4:00 pm/Pacific

Optimization and Machine Learning in Urban Transportation Under a Sharing Economy 

Elise Miller-Hooks, Professor & Hazel Chair in Infrastructure Engineering, George Mason University

PacTrans, University of Washington

10/7/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Smart Mobility Connection (SMC) seminar: Considerations on the Future of Human-Automation Teaming in the Transit Workforce

Sarah Fox 

Mobility21, Carnegie Mellon University

10/18/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Utilization of Connectivity and Automation in Support of Transportation Agencies' Decision Making

Mohammed Hadi, Ph.D., Florida International University

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

10/19/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Impact and analysis of rider comfort in shared modes during the COVID-19 pandemic

Becca Kiriazes, Ph.D. Georgia Tech

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

10/20/2022

11:00 am/Eastern

Autonomous Delivery Vehicle as a Disruptive Technology: How to Shape the Future with a Focus on Safety?

Dr. Das Subasish, Texas A&M University

Safe-D, Virginia Tech

10/26/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Smartphone-Based Incentive Framework for Dynamic Network-Level Traffic Congestion Management

Lili Du, Ph.D., University of Florida, and Srinivas Peeta, Ph.D, Georgia Tech

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

11/1/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Examining modal shifts between automobiles, transit, and Uber trips and quantifying their impacts

Virginia Sisiopiku, Ph.D, and and Da Yan, Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Mohammed Hadi, Ph.D., Florida International University

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

11/3/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Deep Learning on Traffic State Prediction

Robert W. Whalin, Ph.D., and Guojing Hu, Ph.D., Jackson State University

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

11/8/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Real-Time Data-Based Decision Support Systems for Arterial Traffic Management

Mohammed Hadi, Ph.D., Florida International University, and Lily Elefteriadou, Ph.D., University of Florida

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

11/9/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Assessing and Addressing Deficiencies in the HCM Weaving Segment Analyses- Phase II

Ishtiak Ahmed, Ph.D., North Carolina State University, and Ehsan Amini, Ph.D., University of Florida

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

11/15/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Integrated Corridor Management: Cooperative Signal Control with Freeway Operations and Ramp Metering

Ali Hajbabaie, Ph.D., North Carolina State University; Mohammed Hadi, Ph.D., Florida International University; and LiLy Elefteriadou, Ph.D., University of Florida

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

11/16/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Transportation disadvantaged populations: Travel characteristics and emerging mobility solutions

Eleni Bardaka, Ph.D., North Carolina State University; Xia Jin, Ph.D., Florida International University; and Jeffrey LaMondia, Ph.D., Auburn University

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

11/29/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Quantitatively Evaluate Work Zone Driver Behavior Using 2D Imaging, 3D LiDAR, and Artificial Intelligence in Support of Congestion Mitigation Model Calibration and Validation

James Tsai, Ph.D. Georgia Tech, and Rod Turochy, Ph.D., Auburn University

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

11/30/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Detour Plans for a Major Construction Project

Andrew Sullivan, Ph.D. and Virginia Sisiopiku, Ph.D, University of Alabama and Birmingham

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

12/7/2022

12:00 pm/Eastern

A Better Understanding of Shopping Travel in the US

Matt Bhagat-Conway, Ph.D, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

STRIDE Center, University of Florida Transportation Institute

12/1/2022

9:00 am/Eastern

ROAD TRIP (Rural Older Adult Driver Tailored Research Integrated Plan)  

Dr. Jon Antin and Mr. Brian Wotring, VTTI

Center for Advanced Transportation Mobility, N.C. A&T State University

12/9/2022

2:00 pm/Eastern

Impact of Automated Vehicle External Communication on Other Road User Behavior

Alexandria Rossi-Alvarez, Ph.D. Candidate and Graduate Research Assistant

Safe-D, Virginia Tech 

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