Alejandro Henao, How is ride-hailing affecting mobility and energy use?

Alejandro Henao, How is ride-hailing affecting mobility and energy use? 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…

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Peng Wei, Safe and Assured Autonomy for On-Demand Urban Air Mobility

Peng Wei, Safe and Assured Autonomy for On-Demand Urban Air Mobility 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…

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C2SMART Deputy Director Presents MATSim Research

C2SMART Deputy Director Presents MATSim Research C2SMART Deputy Director Joseph Chow will be presenting along with graduate student Brian He at a workshop organized by the Center for Environmental Science, Horn Point Laboratory (UMCES), and the Center for Smart Growth Research and Education (NCSG) at the University of Maryland, on February 21-22, 2019, in Annapolis Maryland. This…

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Upcoming Student Events at NYU

Upcoming Student Events at NYU C2SMART is supporting and participating in a range of student-focused events at NYU this semester. NYU Tandon’s ITE student chapter is hosting the Northeastern District ITE Traffic Bowl, which will bring teams from several universities in the region to compete on their transportation-related knowledge. The all-day event will also include…

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Dengfeng Sun, Stochastic Optimization of Large Scale Air Traffic Flows

Dengfeng Sun, Stochastic Optimization of Large Scale Air Traffic Flows 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…

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Post-doctoral Associate Openings at C2SMART

Join Our Team Post-doctoral Associate Openings The C2SMART Center has opportunities for Post-doctoral Associates to participate in and lead transportation research projects being conducted at the center. The Center currently has openings in the following areas: Transportation engineering Perform data analysis, modeling, statistical analysis, and associated documentation per sponsor/client requirements Visit field sites to administer surveys, record…

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Tarun Rambha, Modeling Departure Time Decisions During Hurricanes

Tarun Rambha, Modeling Departure Time Decisions During Hurricanes Dr. Tarun Rambha, Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bengaluru, presents a seminar on modeling departure time decisions during hurricanes using a dynamic discrete choice framework.   Abstract: Predicting evacuation-related choices of households during a hurricane is of…

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