Seminar Series

Thursday, March 21

R. Jayakrishnan, User Exchanges of Transportation Supply and New Operational Paradigms in a Shared-Connected-Autonomous Future


Thursday, February 28

Mr. Brent Cain, ADOT Transportation Systems Management & Operations (TSMO)


Thursday, February 21, 2019

Dr. Mark S. Daskin, Multi-Objective Location Modeling and Genetic Algorithms


Thursday, February 14, 2019

Mr. Paul Basha PE, PTOE, Phoenix Light Rail Collision Study and Results


Thursday, February 7, 2019

Mr. Paul Balch, Highway Design and Modeling


Thursday, January 31, 2019

Dr. Aviral Shrivastava, Time in Cyber-Physical Systems


Friday, November 30, 2018

Dr. Karthick C. Konduri, Synthesizing Household and Person-Level Attributes Jointly for Individual Geographies Using Hidden Markov Model


Friday, November 9, 2018

Dr. Colin Sheppard, Multi-Scale Analysis of Transportation Electrification to Quantify Physical and Economic Impacts of Vehicle Grid Integration


Friday, November 2, 2018

Dr. Hani S. Mahmassani, Integrated Shared Autonomous Fleet Services in Urban Mobility: Dynamic Network Models for System Operation and Evaluation


Friday, October 26, 2018

Dr. Peter R. Stopher, Automating Special Generator Traffic Counts Using Video and WiFi/Bluetooth Detection


Friday, October 19, 2018

Mr. Douglas D. Carlson, Innovations in Rubberized Asphalt Technology


Friday, October 12, 2018

Dr. Pitu Mirchandani, Locating Platforms and Scheduling a Fleet of Drones for Emergency Delivery of Perishable Items


Friday, September 28, 2018

Dr. Vladimir Livshits, Bifurcation Point: When State-of-the-ART is Not Good Enough


Friday, September 21, 2018

Dr. Yingyan Lou, How Small Can Headways Be in Platoons of Connected Autonomous Vehicles?


Friday, September 14, 2018

Tom Wolfe, PE and Thomas W. Wilhite, PE, Tempe Streetcar – The Making of a New Transit System


Friday, September 7, 2018

Dr. Calvin Thigpen, The Influence of Personal Experiences and Media Coverage of Bicyclist and Pedestrian Crashes on Perceptions and Behavior


Friday, August 31, 2018

Dr. Jimmy Armoogun, Measurement and Analysis of Mobility


Thursday, April 26, 2018

Wulf Grote PE, Valley Metro Update

Jenny Grote PE, One “Road” to Success


Thursday, April 19, 2018

Dr. Bill Sowell, On the Path to Autonomous Vehicles


Thursday, April 12, 2018

Phillip Rayer, Local Motors – Autonomous Vehicle and Advanced Manufacturing


Thursday, April 05, 2018

Soyoung (Sue) Ahn, Stochastic Modeling of Traffic Breakdown for Freeway Merge Bottlenecks


Thursday, March 29, 2018

Larry Scofield, P.E., Concrete Pavement Preservation


Tuesday, March 20, 2018

B. Narayanan, Potable Water Reuse – A Key Element of the One Water Paradigm



Monday, February 26, 2018

Karim Chatti, The Role of Dynamics in Enhancing the Mechanistic Approach to Pavement Engineering


Friday, February 23, 2018

Miroslav Krstic, Traffic Congestion Control: A PDE Backstepping Perspective


Thursday, February 22, 2018

Mustaque Hossain, Pavements and Materials – Are we progressing or regressing?


Thursday, February 15, 2018

Timothy Papandreou, Say Hello To Waymo


Thursday, February 08, 2018

Matthew Clark, Arizona’s Transportation System


Thursday, February 01, 2018

Michael Mamlouk, Lessons Learned in Pavement Design, Evaluation and Sustainability


Thursday, November 30, 2017

Peter Gigante, The end of car ownership


Thursday, November 09, 2017

Ali Fakih, LEED®ing and Developing Smart Projects


Thursday, November 02, 2017

Steven Polzin, Transportation’s Transformation: The Confluence of Demographic, Economic and Technology Trends


Thursday, October 26, 2017

Montasir Abbas, The Five Elements of Agent-based Modeling-a Transportation Perspective

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Steve McKenzie, Recent ITS Development in the City of  Peoria


Thursday, October 12, 2017

Julie Vandenbossche, Development of a Design Method for Bonded Concrete Overlays of Asphalt and Modeling the Debonding Mechanism


Thursday, October 05, 2017

Simon Washington, Demand and Policy Intervention for EVs and AVs


Thursday, September 21, 2017

Ms Monique de los Rios-Urban (MAG), Big Data – Building an Ecosystem for Improved Decision Making


Friday, September 15, 2017

Karen Aspelin, What to Expect When Choosing a Career in Transportation Engineering


Thursday, September 07, 2017

Dr. Sarath Joshua, A Benefit-Cost Evaluation of Improved Freeway Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Due to DPS & ADOT Co-location at the Traffic Operations Center


Thursday, August 31, 2017

Dr. Yi-Chang Chiu, Linking Transportation System Management Operations and Active Demand Management. What Have We Learned and Where does the Future Go?


Friday, April 21, 2017

Gordon Keller, Rural Roads: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly


Friday, April 14, 2017

Lorena de Rodriguez, An Overview of Recommended Security Guidelines for Airport Planning, Design, and Construction


Friday, March 31, 2017

Patricia Mokhtarian, (How) Can We Improve the Behavioral Realism of Large-Scale Land Use/Transportation Models?


Friday, March 24, 2017

Anne Goodchild, Engineering Urban Freight


Friday, March 17, 2017

Yili (Kevin) Hong, Do Ride-Sharing Services Affect Traffic Congestion? An Empirical Study of Uber Entry


Friday, Feb 17, 2017

Mohamed Abdel-Aty, An Alternative Approach to Safety Analysis


Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017

Andrew Braham, Warm Mix Asphalt versus Hot Mix Asphalt: A Reflection on Compaction Behavior


Friday, Feb 10, 2017

Charlie McDermott, LEED AP, Jenny Watts, M.A.S, Matthew Tomasson, The Important Role of the Airport Master Planning Process in Funding Development at Public-Use Airports


Friday, Feb 03, 2017

Steven Olmsted, Arizona DOT: Sustainable Transportation Program Development — Integration into Heavy Civil Design Engineering and Construction


Friday, Jan 27, 2017

Ed Smaglik, A Comprehensive Look at Pedestrian Service at Signalized Intersections


Friday, Jan 20, 2017

Justin Stritch, What is Public Administration and Why Does It Matter?  Understanding the Constitutional Sources of Legitimacy, Accountability, and Conflict in Policy Implementation


Friday, Nov 18, 2016

Joe Zietsman, Sustainable Transportation – Perspectives and Application


Friday, Nov 4, 2016

Marla Peterson, Aerospace Engineering and Honeywell


Friday, Oct 28, 2016

Derrek HofrichterInvestigating the Crash of AA Flight 587


Friday, Oct 14, 2016

Steven OlmstedArizona DOT Extreme Weather and Climate Change Resilience Program – Blending Risk/Science/Technology/Engineering


Friday, Sept 30, 2016

Ram PendyalaActivity, Travel, and Time Use Patterns of Millennials – Are They Really All That Different?


Friday, Sept 23, 2016

Eric Anderson, Transportation Challenges and Opportunities in the Valley


Friday, Sept 16, 2016

Nathan Parker,Renewable Fuels from Wastes: Supply Potential, Economics and Carbon Mitigation from Renewable Natural Gas


Friday, Sept 9, 2016

Trisalyn – Crowdsourcing Bike Safety Data


Friday, Apr 15, 2016

Arnold (Gabe) Mendez, Parking and Transportation Planning Considerations


Friday, Mar. 18, 2016
Ayesha Dolasa, PE NJ TRANSIT, My “Resiliency” Experience with NJ TRANSIT and the Department of Defense


Friday, Feb. 26, 2016
Sara Khoeini, Ph.D, Modeling Framework for Socioeconomic Analysis of Managed Lanes


Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016
Kevin Senn and Hans Meyer, Long Term Pavement Performance Program – Overview & Benefits for the Transportation Community


Friday, Feb. 12, 2016
Jean (John) Nehme, ADOT Performance Management and Research


Friday, Jan. 29, 2016
Micah Henry, Emergency Vehicle Preemption State of the Practice Report


Friday, Nov.13, 2015
Pedro Camargo, Open source in transportation modeling. Developing AequilibraE


Friday, Nov.6, 2015
Yiannis KamarianakisForecasting Occupancies in Urban Networks with Volume-weighted adaptive LAD LASSO


Friday, Oct.30, 2015

Eric Nava, Development of Integrated Corridor Management Strategies Using Advanced Simulation Modeling


Friday, Oct.23, 2015

Rubben Kofi Lolly & Ryan StevensImplementation of a Pavement Management System and Pavement Preservation Practices in the City of Phoenix


Friday, Oct. 16, 2015

Arlando S. Teller, Building and Development of the Navajo Nation Airport Program


Friday, Oct. 9, 2015

Xian-Biao Hu, Active Traffic and Demand Management (ATDM) and Its Application in Improving City Mobility


Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

Sanjuay Pal, Applications of Big Data in Transportation Operations and Planning Projects


Friday, Sept.11, 2015

Monireh Mahmoudi, Hossein Jalali, De’Von Jennings, Solving Large-scale Ride-sharing Problem: From Mathematical Model to Real-world Solutions


Friday, Sept.4, 2015

Pengfei Li, Solving Simultaneous Route Guidance and Traffic Signal Optimization (RGTSO) Problem Using Space-Phase-Time (SPT) Hypernetwork


Friday, Apr.24, 2015

Jorge B. SousaBeing Successful is Not a Guarantee of Success


Friday, Apr. 17, 2015

Michael DeMersState DOTs, Multimodal Freight, and Interstate Commerce: Best Practices in Planning and Performance Management


Friday, Apr. 10, 2015

Michael KubyOptimizing the Rollout of Filling Stations for
Alternative-Fuel Vehicles


Friday, Apr. 3, 2015

Elevator Pitch: The Art of Presenting Yourself 


Friday, Mar.27, 2015

Tom Kazmierowski, Sustainability Metrics of Pavement Preservation
and Rehabilitation


Friday, Mar. 20, 2015

Larry Scofield, Continuous Process Improvement in Pavement
Development (or What is New is Old)


Friday, Mar. 6, 2015

Yao-Jan WuArterial Performance Measurement Using Low-Cost
Bluetooth Sensors


Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

Srinivas Peeta, Dynamic Resource Allocation for Large-Scale

Transportation Network Evacuation


Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

Dr. Matthew WitczakShared Experiences in Academia and Consultancy


Friday, Feb. 13, 2015

Deborah SalonEstimating Pedestrian and Cyclist Activity at the
Neighborhood Scale


Friday, Feb. 6, 2015

Dr. Bethany StichFreight Transportation in Mega Regions


Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

Christine FanchiChanging the DNA of City Streets


Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

Carmelo AcevedoProject Management Challenges of Prominent


Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

Linda SamuelsI-11: Sustainable Supercorridor


Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

Lei ZhangAgent-Based Modeling and Simulation for
Integrated Transportation Operations and Planning


Friday, Nov. 7, 2014

Nagui RouphailTraffic and Vehicle Emissions:
Empirical Evidence and Modeling Approaches


Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Scott OmerADOT Key Commerce Corridors and the
Phoenix to Tucson Passenger Rail


Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Jun HoI-girders method used to support existing railway
operations during highway underpass construction


Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Wulf GroteValley Metro’s Transit Development Program


Friday, Oct. 03, 2014

Alex KarnerDefining and measuring equity in public transit
service provision


Friday, Sept. 26, 2014

Kohinoor Kar, Transportation Safety in Arizona – A Brief Overview


Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

Aaron GolubAttempting to Define and Measure the Accessibility of Impoverishment