Talk from the Top – Life Cycle Cost for Infrastructure Investments

Talk from the Top – Life Cycle Cost for Infrastructure Investments The Institute of Asset Management’s NxtGen is a lively, inclusive community of asset management professionals with a great enthusiasm and curiosity for the discipline, poised to develop the next generation of knowledge and best practice, and accelerate awareness of its benefits for the individual,…

Kaan Ozbay

Kaan Ozbay, Towards a Safer Urban Transportation System in the Era of Connected & Autonomous Vehicles & Big Data

Towards a Safer Urban Transportation System in the Era of Connected & Autonomous Vehicles & Big Data   Abstract In the first part of the talk, it was argued that in an era of disruptive change experienced by all of our transportation systems, there is a need for a comprehensive cyber-physical testbed to develop, verify,…

Transportation Camp

Transportation Camp TransportationCamp NYC 2019 returned to C2SMART and NYU Tandon to foster open conversations and collaborations in mobility and the radical changes the present is experiencing in transportation globally – in cities and between them. Unlike a traditional conference, the specific session topics were determined by participants, which providesd each attendee an opportunity to…

Xinyue Ye, Visually Exploring Massive Urban Trajectories to Enhance Urban Sustainability and Resilience

Xinyue Ye, Visually Exploring Massive Urban Trajectories to Enhance Urban Sustainability and Resilience Thanks to advanced technologies in sensing and computing, the mobility patterns and dynamics of cities and their citizens are recorded and manifested in a variety of urban trajectory datasets, which include the moving paths of human, taxi, bus, fleets, cars, and so…

Smart Cities Never Sleep

Smart Cities Never Sleep This workshop brought together international stakeholders from industry, academia, government and the public to discuss how cities should be thinking about nighttime planning and how data, innovative approaches and digital solutions can support the social, cultural and economic activities that occur after dark. Some of the topics discussed were: • Public…

Eui-Sung Hwang, Evaluation Methods of Vibration Serviceability for Long Span Cable Bridges

Eui-Sung Hwang, Evaluation Methods of Vibration Serviceability for Long Span Cable Bridges Along with building slender and longer span structures, vibration serviceability becomes more important considerations in bridge design and maintenance. In this study, vibration serviceability and deflection limit for long span cable bridges are investigated using real-time and long-term monitoring data such as accelerations…

Tulio Bittencourt, Monitoring of Structural Integrity of Mixed Concrete-Steel Railway Bridges

Tulio Bittencourt, Monitoring of Structural Integrity of Mixed Concrete-Steel Railway Bridges Some fundamental concepts of Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) and its application were presented. The application of these techniques to study the structural integrity of mixed concrete-steel railway bridges is addressed. Some examples were presented to illustrate some possible uses of SHM in different circumstances.…

Northeast Electrification Symposium

Northeast Electrification Symposium EPRI’s 2019 Northeast Electrification Symposium provided attendees with a deeper dive into the specific, regional issues and opportunities associated with end use electrification, and its costs and benefits. Deputy Director of C2SMART University Transportation Center, Joseph Chow, was a guest and speaker in the panel “Electric Mobility in the New Smart City”. Visit…