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YPT NYC Expert Lecture with Professor Joseph Chow

Join YPT NYC and C2SMART for an expert lecture by NYU Tandon School of Engineering professor Joseph Chow, as he discusses his recently published book, “Informed Urban Transport Systems: Classic and Emerging Mobility Methods toward Smart Cities.” Professor Chow will talk through the need to bridge the gap between urban transportation sciences and data-driven transportation professionals…

Shengchuan Zhao

Dr. Shengchuan Zhao, Transportation Infrastructure Development Under Rapid Motorization in China

Dr. Shengchuan Zhao, Transportation Infrastructure Development Under Rapid Motorization in China Professor Shengchuan Zhao, Dean of the School of Transportation and Logistics at Dalian University of Technology, presents a seminar on Transportation Infrastructure Development Under Rapid Motorization in China. The talk will cover the following subjects: Rapid Economic Growth and Motorization Transportation Infrastructure Development Dynamics…

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Saurabh Amin, Associate Professor, MIT

Saurabh Amin, Associate Professor, MIT This talk presents a prescriptive analytics framework for designing inspection and response operations of service utilities facing risks of natural disasters and security attacks. In the first part of the talk, we introduce a stochastic orienteering and network probing problem for localizing failures in the aftermath of a major natural…

Alejandro Henao, National Renewable Energy Lab Mobility Researcher

Alejandro Henao, National Renewable Energy Lab Mobility Researcher How is ride-hailing affecting mobility and energy use? Disruptive technology and emerging mobility services are redefining passenger travel. Ride-hailing companies (such as Uber, and Lyft) are one such service that gained rapid market share in the past few years and have a notable impact across multiple domains…

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Dr. Peng Wei, Iowa State University

Dr. Peng Wei, Iowa State University Dr. Peng Wei, assistant professor in the Aerospace Engineering Department at Iowa State University, presents a seminar at C2SMART entitled “Unlock the Personal Sky – Safe andAssured Autonomy for On-Demand Urban Air Mobility.”   Urban Air Mobility (UAM) is an envisioned air transportation concept where intelligent flying machines could…

Dengfeng Sun

Dengfeng Sun, Associate Professor

Dengfeng Sun, Associate Professor Most research in control and optimization of networked dynamical systems heavily relies on the fidelity of the dynamics models and efficient computational techniques to execute optimized control actions, while many autonomous systems are inherently subject to uncertainties and disturbances. This talk will present some of our recent research in modeling, optimization,…