ITS Seminar

During the academic year, ITS Irvine organizes several seminars, which typically bring in outside speakers. Please subscribe to our mailing list for seminar announcements. Recent seminar recordings can be found on our YouTube Channel.

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Presenter Affiliation Title Time

Joe Castiglione Joe Castiglione

Deputy Director for Technology, Data & Analysis
San Francisco County Transportation Authority
Transportation Network Companies and Data December 4 2020 10:00–11:00

Vikash V. Gayah Vikash V. Gayah

Associate Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Pennsylvania State University
Perimeter metering control for two-region urban networks: A deep reinforcement learning approach November 20 2020 10:00–11:30

Joseph Chow Joseph Chow

Assistant Professor in Department of Civil & Urban Engineering
Deputy Director of C2SMART University Transportation Center
New York University

Advances Toward Mobility-as-a-Service: from Traveler to Operator and Platform Perspectives October 23 2020 10:00–11:00

Behdad Kiani Behdad Kiani

Project Scientist
Institute of Transportation Studies
University of California, Davis
ZEV Vehicle Adoption for a 2045 Emission Free Transportation Sector in California and High Renewable Energy Penetration July 29 2020 14:30–15:30

Mariana Teixeira Sebastiani Mariana Teixeira Sebastiani

TSE PhD Candidate Impacts of Electric Highways for Heavy-Duty Trucks March 9 2020 09:00–12:00

Rezwana Rafiq Rezwana Rafiq

TS PhD Candidate Analysis of Complex Travel Behavior: A Tour-based Approach November 22 2019 10:00–12:00

Jim Misener Jim Misener

Senior Director
Product Management
C-V2X: The Road to a 5G Automotive Future October 11 2019 11:00–12:00

Xuting Wang Xuting Wang

TSE PhD Candidate Control Theoretic Approaches to Congestion Pricing for High-occupancy Toll Lanes October 10 2019 14:00–16:00

Ashish Verma Ashish Verma

Associate Professor
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
The Kumbh Mela Experiment (KME): Measuring and Understanding the dynamics of mankind's largest crowd - Experiences from Kumbh Mela 2016 in Ujjain September 10 2019 11:00–12:00

Daisik Nam Daisik Nam

TSE PhD Candidate Modelling and Optimization of Shared-Mobility Systems with Agent’s Envy as a Paradigm for Fairness & Behavior September 5 2019 10:00–12:00