ITS Seminar

During the academic year, ITS Irvine organizes several seminars, which typically bring in outside speakers. Please subscribe to our mailing list for seminar announcements. Recent seminar recordings can be found on our YouTube Channel.

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Presenter Affiliation Title Time

Yafeng Yin Yafeng Yin

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Associate Department Chair of Graduate Programs
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
On the Empty Miles in Ridesourcing Systems April 16 2021 10:00–11:00

Paola Goatin Paola Goatin

Research Director
INRIA Sophia Antipolis - Project-Team ACUMES
Traffic Control by Isolated or Platoons of Autonomous Vehicles April 2 2021 09:00–10:00

S. Ilgin Guler S. Ilgin Guler

Larson Transportation Institute
Pennsylvania State University
Signal Timing in a Multimodal Connected Vehicle Environment March 12 2021 10:00–11:00

Riju Lavany Riju Lavanya

TSE PhD candidate Disaggregate Control of Vehicles using In-Vehicle Advisories and Peer-to-Peer Negotiations March 10 2021 14:00–15:30

S.M. Labib S.M. Labib

Researcher associate
University of Cambridge
Applications of Spatial and Data Science Approaches in Transportation Studies February 26 2021 10:00–11:00

Naila Sharmeen Naila Sharmeen

TS PhD candidate Understanding the Travel Behaviors and Activity Patterns Using Household-based Travel Diary Data: An Activity Space-based Approach in a Developing Country Context February 17 2021 15:00–17:30

Yunwen Feng Yunwen Feng

TS PhD candidate GREENING U.S. HOUSEHOLDS’ DRIVING CHOICES: Insights from the 2017 NHTS about carsharing and BEV adoption January 21 2021 13:30–15:30

Joe Castiglione Joe Castiglione

Deputy Director for Technology, Data & Analysis
San Francisco County Transportation Authority
Transportation Network Companies and Data December 4 2020 10:00–11:00

Vikash V. Gayah Vikash V. Gayah

Associate Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Pennsylvania State University
Perimeter metering control for two-region urban networks: A deep reinforcement learning approach November 20 2020 10:00–11:30

Joseph Chow Joseph Chow

Assistant Professor in Department of Civil & Urban Engineering
Deputy Director of C2SMART University Transportation Center
New York University

Advances Toward Mobility-as-a-Service: from Traveler to Operator and Platform Perspectives October 23 2020 10:00–11:00