Active Researchers

Name: Caros, Nick

Hometown: Vancouver, British Columbia

Program: M.S. Transportation Planning and Engineering

Interests: Autonomous Vehicle & Ridesharing Fleet Operation, Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) Applications, Demand Modelling for Mobility Services

Hobbies: Hiking, Literature, Snowboarding, Politics

Name: Dmitriyeva, Assel

Hometown: Almaty, Kazakhstan

Program: M.P.S. Interactive Telecommunications Program

Interests: Activity-based Travel Demand Modeling, Probabilistic forecasting with discrete choice models, Adaptive traffic signal controller, Topologically stratified space in Mining Geology Sampling.

Hobbies: chess, ballroom dancing, tennis, hiking, snowboarding, ice skating.

Name: He, Yueshuai

Hometown: Zhengzhou, Henan, China

Program: Ph.D. Transportation Planning and Engineering

Interests: Tour Privacy Design Problem, including design new tours for operators or users to hide their real tours in to protect their data privacy, and at the same time, ensure reliability of the new data set.

Hobbies: Basketball and computer games

Name: Omholt, Heba

Hometown: San Diego, California

Program: M.S. Transportation Planning and Engineering

Interests: Resilient and Sustainable Transportation, Traveler Behavior, and Mode Choice

Hobbies: Playing Piano, Musicals, and Mystery Novels.

Name: Pantelidis, Theodore

Hometown: Arachova, Greece

Program: Ph.D. Transportation Planning and Engineering

Interests: Game Theory, Transportation Economics, Risk Management in Transportation Networks

Hobbies: Skiing, Tennis, Running

Name: Rasulkhani, Saeid 

Hometown: Tehran, Iran

Program: Ph.D. Transportation Planning and Engineering

Interests: Transportation systems; Operation research

Hobbies: reading philosophy and literature, swimming

Name: Xu, Jia (Susan)

Hometown: Liaoning, China

Program: Ph.D. Transportation Planning and Engineering

Interests: route choice modeling; shared mobility network modeling; multi-modal transportation problem

Hobbies: Cooking, traveling, camping, watching movie, and shopping

Name: Yoon, Gyugeun 

Hometown: Ulsan, Republic of Korea

Program: Ph.D. Transportation Planning and Engineering

Interests: Public Transportation System, Travellers’ Behavior and Perception, Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Operation

Hobbies: Travelling, Walking and Riding a Bike Around

Name: Zhou, Jinkai

Hometown: Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China

Program: Ph.D. Transportation Planning and Engineering

Interests: Routing of autonomous vehicle (AV) fleets for data collection. Computer simulation of AV fleets in urban environment

Hobbies: Tennis, movies, cooking and board games