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

Naznin Sultana Daisy Naznin Sultana Daisy

Transport Modeler, Ministry of Transportation of Ontario
Sessional Lecturer, University of Toronto
Modeling and Forecasting Passenger Travel: from the lens of Regional Economic Simulator of Ontario (TRESO) July 16 2021 10:00–11:30

Hang Shu Hang Shu

Data Scientist
Optimizing the Procurement Auction for Public-private Partnerships In Highway Franchise June 25 2021 10:00–11:30

Yiqiao Li Yiqiao Li

TSE PhD Candidate Resilient Spatiotemporal Truck Monitoring Framework using Inductive Signature and 3D Point Cloud-based Technologies May 25 2021 14:30–16:30

Samitha Samaranayake Samitha Samaranayake

Assistant Professor
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Cornell University
Algorithmic foundations for multi-modal transit systems (Helping Better Buses make Better Cities) May 21 2021 10:00–11:30

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