ITS Seminars

During the academic year, ITS Irvine organizes several seminars, which typically bring in outside speakers. Please join 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

Federico Vaca Federico Vaca

Professor and Executive Vice Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine
UCI School of Medicine
Longitudinal Trajectories and Outcomes of Teens that Ride with Impaired Drivers &Drive Impaired 01/19/2024 10:00 AM (PST)

Tanjeeb Ahmed Tanjeeb Ahmed

TS PhD Exploring Trip Chaining Behavior in Activity-Transport Systems: Trip Chain Classification, Peak-period Travel Implications, and Ride-hailing's Role 12/13/2023 10:30 AM (PST)

Chenying Qin Chenying Qin

TSE PhD Modeling Commute Behavior Dynamics in Response to Policy Changes: A Case Study from the COVID-19 Pandemic 12/01/2023 10:00 AM (PST)

Ximeng Fan Ximeng Fan

TSE PhD Smoothing and Imputation of Longitudinal Vehicle Trajectory Data 11/28/2023 1:00 PM (PST)

Matt Dean Matt Dean

Assistant Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Institute of Transportation Studies
UC Irvine
Early Findings of Consumer Interest in Bi-directional & Smart EV Charging 11/17/2023 10:00 AM (PST)

Wenlong Jin Wenlong Jin

Civil and Environmental Engineering
Institute of Transportation Studies
UC Irvine
Provably Safe and Human-like Car-following Model for Automated Vehicles 11/03/2023 10:00 AM (PDT)

Bumsub Park Bumsub Park

TSE PhD Restaurant meals consumption in California: channel shifts during COVID-19, food justice, and efficient delivery 09/05/2023 8:30 AM (PDT)

Navjyoth SarmaJayashankar Shobha Navjyoth SarmaJayashankar Shobha

TS PhD Quantifying Sharing Potential in Transportation Networks and theBenefits of Mobility-on-Demand Services with Virtual Stops 08/18/2023 10:00 AM (PDT)

Khalid Abdulghani Khalid Abdulghani

TSE Phd Application of Advanced Machine Learning Paradigms for Injury Severity Modelling of Motor Vehicle Crashes on Rural Highways in Saudi Arabia 06/06/2023 10:00 AM (PDT)

Monty Abbas Monty Abbas

Virginia Tech
Transportation Infrastructure and Systems Engineering
Multi-Agent Framework for Control of Complex Transportation Systems 06/02/2023 11:00 AM (PDT)