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.

For additional information, please contact ITS system manager, Jared Sun, at

Presenter Affiliation Title Time

Monique Stinson Monique Stinson

Technical Manager
Freight Systems and Analytics
Argonne National Laboratory
Strategic Decisions in Agent-Based Freight Transportation Models: Methods and Data 08/20/2021 10:00 AM (PDT)

De'Von Jennings De'Von Jennings

TSE PhD Developing Demand Model for Commuter Rail while Analyzing Underlying Attitudes of the System 08/12/2021 3:00 PM (PDT)

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) 07/16/2021 10:00 AM (PDT)

Hang Shu Hang Shu

Data Scientist
Optimizing the Procurement Auction for Public-private Partnerships In Highway Franchise 06/25/2021 10:00 AM (PDT)

Yiqiao Li Yiqiao Li

TSE PhD Resilient Spatiotemporal Truck Monitoring Framework using Inductive Signature and 3D Point Cloud-based Technologies 05/25/2021 2:30 PM (PDT)

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) 05/21/2021 10:00 AM (PDT)

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 04/16/2021 10:00 AM (PDT)

Paola Goatin Paola Goatin

Research Director
INRIA Sophia Antipolis - Project-Team ACUMES
Traffic Control by Isolated or Platoons of Autonomous Vehicles 04/02/2021 9:00 AM (PDT)

S. Ilgin Guler S. Ilgin Guler

Larson Transportation Institute
Pennsylvania State University
Signal Timing in a Multimodal Connected Vehicle Environment 03/12/2021 10:00 AM (PST)

Riju Lavany Riju Lavanya

TSE PhD Disaggregate Control of Vehicles using In-Vehicle Advisories and Peer-to-Peer Negotiations 03/10/2021 2:00 PM (PST)