Seminar Archive

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May 30, 2008

Comparing urban air quality impacts of hydrogen and gasoline pathways: a Sacramento case study

Mr. Guihua Wang; Mr. Chris Congleton, ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher, PhD Candidate in Civil Engineering, Exit Seminar;ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher

May 23, 2008

Local Government Strategies: When Platinum Isn’t Enough

Tara Goddard, Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator for the City of Davis

May 16, 2008

Advances in Research on Active Living

Dr. Kristen Day, Professor, Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California, Irvine

May 9, 2008

Next Generation Personal Rapid Transit as Physical Internet

Mr. Christopher Perkins; Mr. John Cole, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Unimodal Systems; Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of Unimodal Systems

May 2, 2008

Sustainable Streets: Emerging Priorities and Practices

Ellen Greenberg, AICP, STC Visiting Practitioner

April 25, 2008

Dr. Genevieve Giuliano, STC Distinguished Speaker, Sr. Assoc. Dean, Research and Technology, Director, METRANS Transportation Center, School of Policy, Planning and Development, USC

April 18, 2008

The feasibility of Bayesian imputation of non-chosen attribute values in revealed preference surveys

Dr. Simon Washington, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Fulton School of Engineering, Arizona State University

April 11, 2008

Markets and Bazaars: Carbon Trading in the New World

Dr. Yoram Shiftan, Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Director, John Muir Institute of the Environment (JMIE), Director,UC Davis-Caltrans Air Quality Project

April 4, 2008

Markets and Bazaars: Carbon Trading in the New World

Dr. Deb Niemeier, Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Director, John Muir Institute of the Environment (JMIE), Director,UC Davis-Caltrans Air Quality Project

March 14, 2008

March 7, 2008

Traffic Congestion and its Impacts on Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Can ITS Help?

Dr. Matthew Barth, Director, College of Engineering - Center for Environmental Research and Technology, Professor, Electrical Engineering, UC Riverside

February 29, 2008

Linking Transportation, Development and Habitat Conservation: A Case Study of Riverside County

Dr. Martin Wachs, STC Distinguished Speaker, Director, Transportation, Space, and Technology, RAND Corporation

February 22, 2008

Where do people bicycle? The role of infrastructure in determining bicycling behavior

Dr. Jennifer Dill, Associate Professor, Nohad A. Toulan School of Urban Studies and Planning (USP), Director, Center for Transportation Studies, Assistant Director, Center for Urban Studies, Portland State University

February 15, 2008

Implementing Renewable Energy in the Galapagos Islands

Mr. Kurt Kornbluth, ITS-Davis Graduate Student

February 8, 2008

Modeling the Introduction of Alternative Vehicle Technologies

Dr. Joan Ogden, Professor, Environmental Science and Policy, Associate Energy Policy Analyst, ITS Davis, STEPS Program

February 1, 2008

No Seminar

January 25, 2008

The Opposite of Traffic: A Work in Progress

Ellen Greenberg, AICP, STC Visiting Practitioner

January 18, 2008

No Seminar

January 11, 2008

"Estimating time-dependent freeway O-D demands with different data coverage: a sensitivity analysis"; "Improving Car Scrappage Programs and Transportation Emissions Models with Vehicle Registration Data and GIS"

Zhen (Sean) Qian; Peng Wu, ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher; ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher, PhD Candidate in Civil Engineering, Exit Seminar

November 30, 2007

Planning for Demographic Diversity: The Case of Immigrants and Transportation in California

Dr. Evelyn Blumenberg, Associate Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of Urban Planning, UCLA School of Public Affairs

November 23, 2007

No Seminar

November 16, 2007

Life Cycle Modeling for Sustainable Transportation

Dr. Alissa Kendall, Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

November 9, 2007

The High and Low of Travel: Stochastic Modeling of Travel Time Expenditure Frontiers in a Global Context

Dr. Ram M. Pendyala, Professor, Transportation Systems, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Arizona State University

November 2, 2007

Mr. Brian C. Prusnek, Deputy Cabinet Secretary, Office of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger

October 26, 2007

Sacred Cars? Optimal Regulation of Stationary and Non-stationary pollution Sources

Dr. Catherine Wolffram, Associate Professor of Business Administration at the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley and a Researcher at the UC Energy Institute

October 19, 2007

Prioritizing Climate Change Mitigation Actions by Their Cost-Effectiveness

Mr. Nicholas Lutsey, ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher

October 5, 2007

Technical Writing Tips and Traps

Dr. Pat Mokhtarian, Chair and Graduate Advisor, Transportation Technology and Policy and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis

May 29, 2009

Results from the 2008-09 UC Davis Campus Travel Survey

Kristin Lovejoy, ITS-Davis graduate Researcher

May 22, 2009

Impact of Transportation Infrastructure on the Value of Time

James Barrett, ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher

May 1, 2009

Vulnerabilities and Synergies of Supply Chain Networks in a Global Economy: What We Can Learn from Half a Century of Advances in Transportation

Dr. Anna Nagurney, John F. Smith Memorial Professor, Director, Virtual Center for Supernetworks and Supernetworks Laboratory for Computation and Visualization, Department of Finance and Operations Management, Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts

April 24, 2009

The Aging of Society as a Woman's Issue; If You're Not Part of the Solution You're Part of the Problem

Dr. Sandra Rosenbloom, STC Distinguished Speaker, Professor of Planning, Adjunct Professor of Natural Renewable Resources, Adjunct Professor of Gerontology, and Adjunct Professor of Women's Studies at the University of Arizona

April 17, 2009

(1) $2 Daily Workplace Parking Charge + $4 Cashout and (2) Instant Ridesharing: Hope Amidst 15 Failed Pilots

Steve Raney, Principal Consultant, ATS ULTra Personal Rapid Transit. Executive Director, Cities21

April 3, 2009

Bike Planning in Bike City, USA: How to Win Friends and Influence People by Trying Really Hard, Actually

Ms. Tara Goddard, City of Davis Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator

March 27, 2009

No Seminar

March 6, 2009

State and Local Climate Change Planning in the U.S.: Implications for Transportation

Dr. Stephen M. Wheeler, Assistant Professor, Landscape Architecture Program, Department of Environmental Design, UC Davis

February 27, 2009

What Happens When the Freeway is Closed for Repairs? Early Results from Fix I5 Project

Dr. Michael Zhang, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis

February 13, 2009

No Seminar

January 16, 2009

No Seminar

November 14, 2008

Some Macroscopic Laws of Urban Traffic Dynamics: Analysis, Physical Evidence and Control Applications

Dr. Carlos F. Daganzo, STC Distinguished Speaker, Director, Center for Future Urban Transportation, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Berkeley

November 7, 2008

The U.S. Low-Carbon Fuel Legislation as Global Warming Solution

Dr. Sonia Yeh, ITS-Davis Research Scientist

October 24, 2008

Eleven Essential Technologies for Meeting our Climate and Energy Security Goals

Dr. David Greene, Corporate Fellow, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

October 17, 2008

Collective Action and Citizen Environmental Behavior

Dr. Mark Lubell, Associate Professor, Environmental Science & Policy, UC Davis

October 10, 2008

Technical Writing Tips and Traps

Dr. Pat Mokhtarian, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Chair of the Graduate Group, and Associate Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis

June 4, 2010

An Overview of Bus Rapid Transit in the US and the World

Dr.G. Scott Rutherford, Professor, Dept of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Washington, Director, Director, Engineering Professional Programs, UW Professional and Continuing Education, Director, Valle Scholarship & Scandinavian Exch Program

May 28, 2010

A New Direction for the Zero Emission Vehicle Regulation

Joshua M. Cunningham, Air Resources Engineer, Mobile Source Control Division, California Air Resources Board

May 21, 2010

Do Transit Investments Increase Agglomeration Economies?

Dr. Daniel G. Chatman, Assistant Professor of City & Regional Planning, UC Berkeley

May 14, 2010

Multistage Energy System Planning under Uncertainties;Optimal Design of Biofuel Production System and Resource Allocation: A California Case Study

Yongxi (Eric) Huang;Chien-Wei Chen, ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher;ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher

April 30, 2010

Mobility, Place-making, and Economic Competitiveness

Dr.Robert Cervero, STC Distinguished Speaker, Professor of City & Regional Planning; Director, University of California Transportation Center; Director, Institute of Urban & Regional Development

April 23, 2010

Overcoming Barriers to Cycling in Low-Income and Minority Communities

Dr. Lynn Weigand, Director of the Initiative for Bicycle and Pedestrian Innovation, Center for Transportation Studies, College of Urban and Public Affairs, Portland State University

April 16, 2010

What Happens to Commuting When it is Disrupted by a Major Freeway Reconstruction Project? Insights from Fix I-5

Dr. Pat Mokhtarian, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Chair of the Graduate Group, and Associate Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis

April 9, 2010

Reducing Transportation Emissions in the Developing World:

Adam Millard-Ball, Ph.D. Candidate, Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources, Stanford University

April 2, 2010

No Seminar

March 26, 2010

No Seminar

October 8, 2010

March 5, 2010

Next Generation of Adaptive Traffic Signal Control

Dr. Pitu Mirchandani, STC Distinguished Speaker, Professor of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering and Director of the ATLAS Laboratory at Arizona State University

February 26, 2010

Modeling Multimodal Morning Commute in a One-to-one Corridor Network

Zhen (Sean) Qian, ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher, UC Davis

February 19, 2010

Greenhouse Gas emissions reduction potential and associated costs from transportation and land use strategies for 50 states

Dr. Lewison Lem, MPA, Principal Consultant, Transportation Energy and Climate Change Practice Leader, Jack Faucett Associates

February 12, 2010

Assessing Vehicle Electricity Demand Impacts on California Electricity Supply

Dr. Ryan McCarthy, Science and Technology Fellow at California Council on Science and Technology

February 5, 2010

Driving and the Built Environment: The Effects of Compact Development on Motorized Travel, Energy Use, and CO2 Emissions, An overview of Transportation Research Board Special Report 298, presented by Patricia L. Mokhtarian (member of the study committee)

Dr. Pat Mokhtarian, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Chair of the Graduate Group, and Associate Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis

January 29, 2010

Multistage system planning for bioethanol production and distribution in California

Yongxi (Eric) Huang, ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher, UC Davis

January 22, 2010

Changing the Game in the U.S. Auto Sector: The Role of the Plug-In Vehicle Network

Shannon Arvizu, Ph.D. Candidate, Columbia University

January 15, 2010

No Seminar

January 8, 2010

No Seminar

November 20, 2009

Can biofuel production in the United States meet the promises of policy makers?

Nathan Parker, ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher

November 13, 2009

Trip-Generation Rates Spreadsheet for Smart-Growth Land Use Projects in California: the Need and the Context

Dr. Richard Lee, ITS-Davis Visiting Practitioner and Associate, Fehr & Peers

November 6, 2009

Reductions Goals in the Transportation Sector, Christopher Yang

Dr. Christopher Yang, ITS-Davis Researcher - Project Engineer

October 30, 2009

Do Consumers and Firms Care about Gasoline Prices?

Dr. Christopher Knittel, Associate Professor of Economics, Chancellor's Fellow, UC Davis

October 23, 2009

Bicycling in the Netherlands and Europe, policies and practices. What can America learn from them?

Dr. Eva Heinen;Jason Moore, Visiting Scholar, Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands;ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher and Fulbright Scholar

October 16, 2009

Technical Writing Tips and Traps

Dr. Pat Mokhtarian, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Chair of the Graduate Group, and Associate Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis

October 2, 2009

Hybrid Cars and HOV Lanes

Sharon Anne Shewmake, ITS-Davis Graduate Researcher

May 20, 2011

Fuel Economy or Fools Economy: An International Overview

Dr. Lee Schipper, STC Distinguished Speaker, Senior Research Engineer, Precourt Energy Efficiency Center, Stanford University

May 13, 2011

Planning for California's Transportation Future

Martin Tuttle, Caltrans, Deputy Director, Planning and Modal Programs

May 6, 2011

People Do Walk In Suburbia and They Want to Walk More

Dr. Marc Schlossberg;Mr. Nico Larco, Associate Professor of Planning, Public Policy & Management at the University of Oregon; Associate Director of the Oregon Transportation Research and Education Consortium (OTREC), and Co-Director of the Sustainable Cities Initiative (SCI);Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Oregon and is a Co-Founder and Co-Director of the Sustainable Cities

April 29, 2011

Vision Zero: Towards Zero Deaths

Peter Lyndon Jacobsen, Consulting Professional Engineer

April 22, 2011

Dynamic Eco-Driving: the Potential to Improve Fuel Economy and Reduce Emissions

Dr. Matthew J. Barth, Professor of Electrical Engineering, Yeager Family Chair, Director, College of Engineering Center for Environmental Research and Technology, Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering, University of California-Riverside

April 15, 2011

The California Statewide Travel Demand Model (CSTDM): A practical tool for transportation analysis

Dr. Doug Hunt, Al Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Calgaryberta, Canada

April 8, 2011

How Do People Choose a Travel Mode? Factors Associated with Routine Walking & Bicycling

Robert J. Schneider, Ph.D. Candidate, UC Berkeley Department of City and Regional Planning UC Berkeley Safe Transportation Research & Education Center (SafeTREC)

April 1, 2011

Complete Streets and Parallel Universes – Getting Around European Cities for a Low Carbon Future

Steve Tracy, Senior Research Analyst with the Local Government Commission

March 11, 2011

Barriers and Opportunities to Public Transit Success: Perspectives on Ridership in an Era of Uncertain Revenues and Climate Change

Dr. Gil Tal, Post-Doctoral Researcher, UC Davis Institute of Transportation Studies

March 4, 2011

Identifying Customer Segments for Children’s School Travel: An Application of Stated Preference Methods

Dr. Noreen McDonald, Assistant Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

February 18, 2011

A Bridge between Travel Demand Modeling and Activity-Based Travel Analysis

Dr. Will Recker, STC Distinguished Speaker, Professor of Civil Engineering, UC Irvine

February 11, 2011

Designing, Simulating and Visualizing Sustainable Communities

Dr. Paul Waddell, Professor, College of Environmental Design, UC Berkeley

February 4, 2011

Green Mobility: Ten Easy Steps to Ease Congestion, Earn Money, and Solve Global Climate Change

Dr. Jeffrey Tumlin, Principal, Nelson/Nygaard Consulting Associates

January 28, 2011

No Seminar

January 21, 2011

Contributions of the Physical and Social Environment to Bicycling: A Structural Equation Modeling Study

Yan Xing;Joel Bremson, Graduate Student Researcher, UC Davis Institute of Transportation Studies; Graduate Student Researcher, UC Davis Institute of Transportation Studies

January 7, 2011

No Seminar

December 2, 2010

Dr. David Banister, Professor of Transport Studies, Transport Studies Unit, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford

November 26, 2010

No Seminar

November 19, 2010

David Gaker; Yanding Zheng; Dr. Joan Walker, UC Berkeley, co-authors of the winning paper of the TRB Kitamura award

November 12, 2010

November 5, 2010

Dr. Joan Ogden, Professor, Environmental Science and Policy, Energy Policy Analyst, ITS-Davis, Co-Director, Sustainable Transportation Energy Pathways Program, UC Davis

October 29, 2010

Dr. Andreas Schäfer, Visiting Professor, Precourt Energy Efficiency Center at Stanford University; Lecturer, Director of the Martin Centre and University, University of Cambridge, UK

October 22, 2010

Dr. Pat Mokhtarian, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Chair of the Transportation Technology and Policy Graduate Group, and Associate Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis

October 15, 2010

Dr. Gian-Claudia Sciara, Davis Post-Doctoral Researcher, ULTRANS

October 1, 2010

Dr. Donald Shoup, STC Distinguished Speaker; Professor, Urban Planning, UCLA

June 1, 2012

Forecasting Adoption of Ultra-Low-Emission Vehicles Using the GHK Simulator and Bayes Estimates of a Multinomial Probit Model

Dr. Ricardo A. Daziano, PhD Economics, Assistant Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University

May 25, 2012


Dr. Bruce Appleyard, Senior Planner, Kittelson & Associates

May 18, 2012


Dr. Steven Farber, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of Utah

April 27, 2012

A Kinematic Wave Theory of Multi-commodity Network Traffic Flow

Dr. Wenlong Jin, Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UC Irvine

April 13, 2012

Quantifying Active Transportation Impacts in Transportation Planning and Policy

Mr. Sean Co, Active Transportation Planner, Metropolitan Transportation Commission

March 9, 2012

Ready for Takeoff? The Race to Develop a Global Framework on Aviation GHGs

Dr. Dan Rutherford, Senior Researcher and Aviation Lead, International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)

March 2, 2012

Planning Constrained Destination Choice in the ADAPTS Activity-Based Model

Dr. Joshua A. Auld, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Urban Transportation Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, Winner of the 2011 TRB Kitamura Paper Award

February 24, 2012

Paying for the Roads, Buses, and Bike Paths of the Future: A Framework for Evaluating Transportation Tax and Fee Options and Assessment of Some New (and Old) Options

Dr. Asha Weinstein Agrawal, Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Director, MTI National Transportation Finance Center, San Jose State University

February 17, 2012

Transport Emissions, Time Use Patterns and Residential Location Choice - who is more exposed and why

Dr. Philine Gaffron, Fellow of the German Research Foundation (DFG), Project 'Urban Transport and Environmental Justice', Visiting Researcher, ITS-Davis

February 3, 2012

Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Assessment - Applications to the Passenger Transportation Sector

Dr. Alissa Kendall, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis

January 27, 2012

No Seminar

January 20, 2012

"Safe and Normal: Social Influences on Formation of Attitudes toward Bicycling"; "Autopia: A Serious Game about Long-range Alternative Fuel and Vehicle Transitions"

Elizabeth Gordon; Joel Bremson, Graduate Student, Transportation Technology and Policy; Graduate Student, Transportation Technology and Policy

January 13, 2012

Consumer Response to Stricter Fuel Economy Standards

Dr. David Brownstone, STC Distinguished Speaker, Professor of Economics, UC Irvine

December 2, 2011

The tragic tale of congestion pricing in Manhattan

Dr. Rohit T. Aggarwala, Special Advisor to Chairman Michael R. Bloomberg of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group

November 18, 2011

Embedded Sensing of Transportation Networks

Dr. Ram Rajagopal, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

November 11, 2011

No Seminar

November 4, 2011

No Seminar

October 28, 2011

Transit Oriented Development: A Part of the Green Solution

Ms. Meea Kang, President and Co-Founder, Domus Development, LLC

October 21, 2011

Air Quality and Climate in California

Dr. Michael J. Kleeman, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis

October 14, 2011

Electricity as a Low Carbon Transportation Fuel

Dr. Chris Yang, Project Scientist, University of California, Davis

September 30, 2011

Technical Writing Tips and Traps

Dr. Pat Mokhtarian, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Chair of the Transportation Technology and Policy Graduate Group, and Associate Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis

September 23, 2011

How will land use policies affect travel? The importance of residential sorting

Dr. Xinyu (Jason) Cao, Assistant Professor at Urban and Regional Planning program at Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota

May 31, 2013

No Seminar

May 24, 2013

Build It? Why and Where? Intentions, Attitudes and Preferences About Cycling in the Greek Context

Dr. Dimitris Milakis, Marie Curie Research Fellow, Institute of Urban and Regional Development, UC Berkeley

May 17, 2013

Implications of Market-mediated Emissions and Uncertainty for Biofuel Policies

Dr. Richard Plevin, Research Scientist, NextSTEPS (Sustainable Transportation Energy Pathways) Program, UC Davis

May 10, 2013

Transportation Intersections Between Science, Policy and Politics

Dr. Robert Bertini, Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Portland State University

May 3, 2013

Air Pollution Exposure and Physical Activity in Transportation Corridors

Dr. Douglas Houston, Assistant Professor, Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, UC Irvine

April 26, 2013

The Influence of Residential Dissonance on Travel Behavior

Jonas De Vos, PhD student, Geography Department, Ghent University | Visiting Scholar, ITS-Davis

April 19, 2013

Technical Writing Tips and Traps

Dr. Pat Mokhtarian, Associate Director for Education, ITS-Davis and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis

April 12, 2013

Planes, Trains, and Emissions: A Study of Aviation and High-Speed Rail Demand and Their Climate Impacts

Dr. Regina Clewlow, Postdoctoral Scholar, Institute of Urban and Regional Development (IURD), UC Berkeley and Research Affiliate, Engineering Systems Division (ESD), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

April 5, 2013

Placing Transportation, an Urban Metabolism View of Land Use and Transportation

Dr. Stephanie Pincetl, Adjunct Professor, Director Center for Sustainable Communities, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, UCLA

March 15, 2013

No Seminar

March 8, 2013

What’s Youth Got To Do With It? Exploring the Travel Behavior of Teens and Young Adults

Dr. Brian D. Taylor, FAICP, Professor of Urban Planning. Director, Ralph & Goldy Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies, Director, Institute of Transportation Studies, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

February 22, 2013

Integrating Walkability Into Planning Practice -- winner of the 2012 TRB Ryuichi Kitamura Paper Award, for best student/mentor paper

Dr. Matthias N. Sweet, Instructor, School of Urban and Regional Planning, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada

February 15, 2013

California Smart Growth Trip Generation Rates Study

Dr. Kevan Shafizadeh, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, California State University, Sacramento

February 8, 2013

Reducing Transportation Emissions: What Has Worked, and Application to the Future

Mr. Tom Cackette, Former Chief Deputy Executive Officer, California Air Resources Board

February 1, 2013

Heterogeneity among Motorists in Traffic Congested Areas in Southern California

Dr. Jennifer Lee, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Davis

January 25, 2013

Global Transport/Energy Futures: Can We Get Where We Need to Go?

Lewis M. Fulton, Ph.D., Co-Director, NextSTEPS, ITS-Davis

January 11, 2013

TRB Preview

1:30 - 2:00 Eric Cahill| 2:00 - 2:20 Alvaro Rodriguez| 2:20 - 2:40 Zhi Dong| 2:40 - 3:00 Poster Session, Graduate Student, Transportation Technology and Policy |Graduate Student, Transportation Technology and Policy | Visiting Researcher at the Institute of Transportation Studies, Key Laboratory of Road and Traffic Engineering of Ministry of Education, Tongji University

November 30, 2012

Green Infrastructure: The Effects of Urban Rail Transit on Air Quality

Dr. Yihsu Chen, Associate Professor, joint appointment in the School of Engineering and School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts at the University of California, Merced.

November 9, 2012

Enhancement of Community Sustainability and Livability: The Potential Role of Cool and Permeable Pavement Strategy

Hui Li, Researcher, University of California Pavement Research Center (UCPRC), UC Davis

November 2, 2012

Unregulated Tailpipe Emissions from A Light-Duty Hybrid-Electric Vehicle Operating Under Real-World Grade

Dr. Britt A. Holmén, Associate Professor, School of Engineering, University of Vermont

October 26, 2012

Engineering for Walking and Bicycling: How is it Changing? How is Davis involved?

Rock Miller, Principal for Stantec Consulting

October 19, 2012

Flash in the Pan: Transportation and the 2010 Buzz Word “Livability”

Dr. Lisa Aultman-Hall, Professor, School of Engineering and Transportation Research Center, University of Vermont

October 12, 2012

Transportation Planning and Regional Equity: History, Policy, and Practice

Alex Karner, Postdoctoral researcher, UC Davis Center for Regional Change

October 8, 2012

Special seminar -- The Challenges of Germany's Energiewende (Note to students -- This special seminar does not count toward the six mandatory seminars for the TTP 281 course.)

Kathrin Goldammer, Project Leader, Transdisciplinary Panel on Energy Change Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)

June 13, 2014

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Engaging Drivers: Who Jams Up the Roads, and What to Do About It

Paul Minett, Managing Director, Trip Convergence, New Zealand

May 23, 2014

Encouraging Sustainable Transportation Behavior: Alternatives to Driving, Alternatives to Parking

Dr. William (Billy) Riggs, AICP, LEED AP, Assistant Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning, College of Architecture and Environmental Design, California Polytechnic State University

May 16, 2014

Biofuel's Carbon Balance: Rethinking the Foundations of Climate Policy for Transportation Fuels

Dr. John M. DeCicco, Professor of Practice, School of Natural Resources and Environment and Research Professor, University of Michigan Energy Institute

May 9, 2014

Exploring Lower Carbon Futures for the Automobile in the USA with ATEAM

Dr. Max Henrion, Chief Executive Officer, Lumina Decision Systems, Inc, Los Gatos

May 2, 2014

Assessing the U.S. Hydraulic Fracturing Boom: Overview, Challenges and Opportunities, and the Transportation Research Agenda

Gwen Arnold, Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Policy, UC Davis

April 25, 2014

Can You Spare a Dime? Advances in Transportation Pricing Technologies and Policies

David Dick, Senior Payment Systems Manager, CH2M HILL

April 11, 2014

Thoughts on Future Directions for Pavement in Modern Transportation Systems

John Harvey, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering; Chair, Transportation Technology and Policy Graduate Group; Principal Investigator, UC Pavement Research Center, University of California, Davis

April 4, 2014

Impact of Streamlined Chassis Movements on Port Terminal Capacity

Dr. Tom O’Brien, Director of Research, Center for International Trade and Transportation; Associate Director, METRANS Transportation Center; California State University, Long Beach

March 7, 2014

The Future of Transportation Finance

Martin Wachs, Professor Emeritus, Civil & Environmental Engineering and City & Regional Planning, UC Berkeley; Director, Transportation, Space, & Technology Program, RAND Corporation.

February 28, 2014

Understanding Household Preferences for Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technologies

Hilary Nixon, Associate Professor, Associate Chair and Graduate Adviser, Department of Urban & Regional Planning, San Jose State University

February 21, 2014

The Economics of Walking and Bicycling Facilities: Why We Need to Spend More Now

John Lieswyn, Associate, Alta Planning + Design

February 14, 2014

No Seminar

February 7, 2014

One Size Does Not Fit All: The Challenges of and Capabilities Needed for Sustainable Innovation

Andy Hargadon, Professor, Technology Management, Charles J. Soderquist Chair in Entrepreneurship, Graduate School of Management, UC Davis

January 31, 2014

Evolving Transportation Networks

David M. Levinson, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Richard P. Braun/CTS Chair in Transportation Engineering, University of Minnesota

January 24, 2014

Robocar/taxi: Utopia or Dystopia?

Steve Raney, Principal, CITIES21, a smart mobility consultancy, Palo Alto, CA

January 17, 2014

Development of Hybrid Choice Model to Investigate Effects of Teenagers’ Attitudes Toward Walking and Cycling on Mode Choice Behavior -- Winner of the 2013 TRB Ryuichi Kitamura Paper Award

Maria Kamargianni, PhD Candidate, Travel Demand Modeler, University of the Aegean, co-author of the winning paper of the TRB Kitamura award

January 10, 2014

TRB Preview

| Poster Session: | Rosaria Berliner, Grad Student, CEE, "The complex web of senior mobility"| |Christina Iliopoulou, Grad Student, CEE, "Route planning for seaplane services: the case of the Greek islands" | |Yu Pei, Grad Student, TTP, “Projecting spatial E85 demand for 2015 and 2020” | |Matthew Palm, Grad Student, TTP, “TBD" | |Natalie Popovich, Grad Student, TTP, "Bicyclists as Consumers: Mode Choice and Spending Behavior in Downtown Davis, CA"| | Podium Presentations: |1:40 to 2:00 pm: Susie Pike, Grad Student, TTP, "Travel mode choice and social reference group; A comparison of two formulations" | |2:00 to 2:20 pm: Yuan He, Grad Student, CEE, “Effects of specimen preparation variables and testing temperature on AMPT repeated load triaxial test for HMA” | |2:20 to 2:40pm: Kevin Fang, Grad Student, TTP, "Skateboarding down the street: Potential factors influencing the decision to skateboard as an active travel mode – an initial exploration"

December 6, 2013

No Seminar, Instruction ends

November 22, 2013

The Tea Party, Property Rights, and Mega Planning in a Digital Era

Dr. Karen Trapenberg Frick, Assistant Director of the University of California Transportation Center/ Lecturer, Department of City and Regional Planning at UC Berkeley

November 15, 2013

Electric-Drive-Vehicle Research at the UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation

Dr. Brett Williams, Electric Vehicles & Alternative Fuels Program Director, UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation / Assistant Adjunct Professor of Public Policy

November 8, 2013

Launching an Automated Active Transportation Data Collection System in San Diego, CA

Dr. Sherry Ryan, Professor, School of Public Affairs - Graduate Program in City Planning, San Diego State University

November 1, 2013

Autonomous Vehicles: Anticipating Impacts in a World of Increasingly Shared Mobility

Dr. Kara Kockelman, Professor & William J. Murray Jr. Fellow, Department of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin

October 25, 2013

Truth in Data. Use in Data. Faith in Analysts

Elizabeth Sall, Deputy Director for Technology Services, San Francisco County Transportation Authority

October 18, 2013

The Why, How and What of Livable Streets from Policy to Implementation

Bryan D. Jones, Deputy Director, Transportation Department, City of Carlsbad

October 11, 2013

High-Speed Rail: Engineering the Future

Jeff Morales, Chief Executive Officer, California High-Speed Rail Authority

May 29, 2015

No seminar

May 22, 2015

Rural-Urban Connections Strategy: Planning and Transportation Funding for the Rest of the Region

David Shabazian, Principal Program Expert, Sacramento Area Council of Governments

May 8, 2015

Incorporating Behavioral Effects from Vehicle Choice Models into Bottom-Up Energy Sector Models

David S. Bunch, Professor, Graduate School of Management and Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis

May 1, 2015

Nash-Stackelberg Games in Transportation Networks: Leveraging the Power of Smartphones for Traffic Monitoring and Management

Alexandre M. Bayen, Chancellor's Professor and Director, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Berkeley

April 24, 2015

Lessons Learned from Spatiotemporal Studies of Freeway Carpool Lanes

Michael Cassidy, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley ***NOTE: If you have trouble accessing the seminar online using Chrome, please use a different web browser. ***

April 17, 2015

Examining Alternative Causal Structures Using a Latent Segmentation Modeling Approach

Naveen Eluru, Associate Professor, Department of Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering, University of Central Florida

April 10, 2015

Moving Towards Better Measurement and Modeling of Long Distance Travel

Lisa Aultman-Hall, Professor, School of Engineering and Transportation Research Center, University of Vermont

April 3, 2015

Attitudes Toward Transportation Choices and Parking Policies

Wei-Shiuen Ng, Postdoctoral Scholar, Precourt Energy Efficiency Center, Stanford University

March 13, 2015

A New Way of Building, Managing and Financing Transportation Infrastructure

Jonathan Gifford, Professor of Transportation Policy at George Mason University and Director of the Center for Transportation Public-Private Partnership Policy

March 6, 2015

Analysis of Approach Features from a Bicyclist Perspective to Estimate Performance Measures for Two-Way Stop-Controlled (TWSC) Intersections

Anurag Pande, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering at Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo

March 2, 2015

BP's Energy Outlook 2035

Mark Finley, General Manager, Global Energy Markets & U.S. Economics, BP

February 20, 2015

Science and the Stock Market: Investors’ Recognition of Unburnable Carbon

Paul Griffin, Associate Dean / Professor of Management, Graduate School of Management, UC Davis

February 13, 2015

How Will We Know When the PEV Market Has Reached Takeoff?

Tom Turrentine, Director, PH&EV Research Center, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Davis

February 6, 2015

Not All EVs Are Equal: Heterogeneity in Behavior and Energy Consumption in the Plug-in Vehicle Fleet

Stephen M. Zoepf, PhD Candidate, Engineering Systems Division, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

January 30, 2015

The Evolution of Transportation Planning – The Shift from Mobility to Accessibility

Ronald T. Milam, Principal-In-Charge of Technical Development, Fehr & Peers

January 23, 2015

Defining and Measuring Equity in Public Transit Service Provision

Alex Karner, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Walton Sustainability Fellowship Program, Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives, Arizona State University

January 8, 2015

TRB Preview

| Poster Session: | Jeff Kessler, Grad Student, TTP, “Patents and Biofuels: Using Natural Language Processing to Assess Biofuel Innovations” | |Susie Pike, Grad Student, TTP, “Endogeneity in Social Influence and Transportation Mode Choice Using Ego Networks” | |Aaron Fackler, Grad Student, TTP, “Collaborative Partnering on Construction Project: The Current State of Understanding”| |Kate Tiedeman, Grad Student, TTP, “Increasing Water Use and Produced Water Intensity of California Conventional and Tight Oil Production”| |Huijing Deng, Grad Student, TTP, “Factors Influencing Full-day, Part-day and Overtime Telecommuting: An Investigation of Northern California Workers”| | Podium Presentations: |1:40 to 2:00 pm: Susie Pike, Grad Student, TTP, “Social Influences on Transportation Mode Choice within Ego-Networks of University Students”| |2:00 to 2:30 pm: Kevin Fang, Grad Student, TTP, “Switching From LOS-based to VMT-based Traffic Impact Analysis: What Should the Threshold of Significance Be? A Challenging Upcoming Question in California Environmental Review” | |

December 5, 2014

A Century of Urban Sprawl in the United States

Adam Millard-Ball, Assistant Professor, Environmental Studies Department, UC Santa Cruz

November 21, 2014

Together Again: Linkages Between Transportation and Power in a Low Carbon Economy

Daniel A. Lashof, Chief Operating Officer of NextGen Climate America Inc. and NRDC Senior Fellow, Washington, D.C.

November 14, 2014

The Effect of Bicycle Facilities on the Decision to Commute by Bicycle, Congestion and Air Quality: New Evidence from Albuquerque, New Mexico

Gregory Rowangould, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of New Mexico

November 7, 2014

It’s Not Technical, It’s Organizational: Understanding BRT Shortcomings in China

Allie Thomas, Postdoctoral Researcher, ITS-Davis

October 31, 2014

Sustainable Transportation in California

Kate White, Deputy Secretary of Environmental Policy and Housing Coordination, California State Transportation Agency

October 24, 2014

Overview of Sustainable Urban Freight Practices and Public Sector Interventions

Miguel A. Jaller, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis

October 17, 2014

Transportation Demand Management: A Brief Overview

Brodie Hamilton, Transportation Demand Management Consultant

May 27, 2016

The Rise of Electric Bikes in the US: An Analysis of their Roots, their Early Adopters, and Implications on Urban Transportation

Jonathan Weinert, Sales and Marketing Manager, Robert Bosch LLC, Automotive Electronics, Bosch eBike Systems

May 20, 2016

Emerging Best Practices to Accelerate Electric Vehicle Deployment

Nic Lutsey, Program Director, The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)

May 6, 2016

Improving Air Transportation System Performance through Coordinated Speed Control

Michael O. Ball, Robert H Smith School of Business & Institute for Systems Research University of Maryland and Civil & Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

April 29, 2016

Road Ecology and Transformative Change in Sustainable Transportation

Fraser Shilling, Co-Director, Road Ecology Center, UC Davis

April 22, 2016

Efficiency Measurement and the Design of Engineered Systems for Resilience: Themes and Future Research Opportunities

Konstantinos (Kostas) Triantis, John Lawrence Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Virginia Tech

April 15, 2016

LOS to VMT: A Paradigm Shift in Transportation Planning

Chris Ganson, Senior Planner, Governor's Office of Planning and Research

April 8, 2016

The potential of Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI) on future transport systems

Maria Attard, Professor, University of Malta, Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts, Director, Institute for Climate Change and Sustainable Development

April 1, 2016

No Seminar

March 18, 2016

Finals Week - No Seminar

March 11, 2016

Incentivize It and They Will Come: How Local Governments Are Leveraging Airline Incentive Programs to Grow Air Service

Megan S. Ryerson, Assistant Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania

March 4, 2016

The Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMP) in Europe: Planning Walking and Sojourning in Streets and Public Spaces

Thanos Vlastos, Professor of Urban & Transport Planning at National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), School of Surveying Engineering, Department of Geography and Regional Planning

February 26, 2016

Making Geosense of Transportation, Trade, Environment, and Energy: indicators, impacts, and opportunities for international shipping

James Corbett, Professor, School of Marine Science and Policy, University of Delaware

February 19, 2016

Household and Firm Responses to Gasoline Prices and Energy Policy

William Chi Chiao Leung, Postdoctoral Researcher, Economics Department, UC Davis and Economics Fellow, California Air Resources Board

February 12, 2016

What does a ‘Sustainable’ Neighborhood Development Pattern look like: Past, Present, Future Fused Grids and Beyond

Gord Lovegrove, Associate Professor, School of Engineering, Sustainable Transport Safety Research Laboratory, The University of British Columbia

February 5, 2016

Social Networks and Travel Behavior: An Investigation into the Role of Social Influence in the Transportation Mode Choices of Students

Susie Pike, Postdoctoral Researcher, ITS-Davis and Center for Environmental Policy and Behavior, UC Davis

January 29, 2016

High-Speed Rail: Connecting and Transforming California

Dan Richard, Chair, Board of Directors, California High-Speed Rail Authority

January 22, 2016

What is Complete Trip and How Do We Achieve It?

Ron Kilcoyne, General Manager, Lane Transit District

January 8, 2016

TRB Preview

Multiple Speakers

December 4, 2015

No Seminar

November 20, 2015

Why Is It So Difficult To Implement Sound Freight Policies?

Jolanda Prozzi, Program Manager, Research Scientist, Environment and Planning, Texas A&M Transportation Institute

November 13, 2015

From Trend Spotting to Trend Setting: Behavioral Analysis to Guide Transformative Mobility

Joan Walker, Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Co-Director, Center for Global Metropolitan Studies, UC Berkeley

October 23, 2015

Caltrans’ Sustainability, Livability and Economy Goal

Steven Cliff, Assistant Director, Sustainability, California Department of Transportation

October 16, 2015

Motive Power for Railroads

Andreas Hoffrichter, Research Fellow in Railway Vehicles, Warwick Manufacturing Group, University of Warwick

October 9, 2015

Biofuels: Need, Land, Carbon, and Development

Lee R. Lynd, Paul E. and Joan H. Queneau Distinguished Professor in Environmental Engineering Design, Adjunct Professor of Biological Sciences, Dartmouth College

October 2, 2015

Fuel Tax Incidence and Policy

Erich Muehlegger, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, UC Davis

June 2, 2017

EV adoption: Shocking the right market

Deepak Rajagopal, Assistant Professor, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability & Dept. of Urban Planning, UCLA

May 26, 2017

The timing of land development along bus rapid transit corridors

Daniel Rodriguez, Chancellor’s Professor in the Department of City and Regional Planning, UC Berkeley

May 19, 2017

Innovating in Public: Disruption and Risk in Public Transportation

Colin F. Peppard, LA Metro, Manager - Outreach and Strategic Relationships, Office of Extraordinary Innovation

May 12, 2017

Can we end poverty without addressing gender inequality?

Rowan Harvey, Gender Equality Adviser at Oxfam International, (San Francisco)

May 5, 2017

Avoiding Traffic Congestion Externalities? The Value of Urgency

Antonio Bento, Chair, Department of Policy Analysis and Real Estate, University of Southern California

April 28, 2017

The High Cost of Minimum Parking Requirements

Donald Shoup, Distinguished Research Professor in the Department of Urban Planning, UCLA

April 21, 2017

National Culture and Private Investment in Transportation Infrastructure

Jessica Kaminsky, Assistant Professor, University of Washington

April 14, 2017

Local Land Use and Affordable Housing: The Role of Data, Policy and Politics

Carol Galante and Carolina Reid, I. Donald Terner Distinguished Professor in Affordable Housing and Urban Policy; Faculty Director of the Terner Center for Housing Innovation; UC Berkeley | Assistant Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning,Faculty Research Advisor for the Terner Center for Housing Innovation; UC Berkeley

April 7, 2017

UC Davis Library, Introduction to Research Resources

Melinda Livas, Librarian, New Physical Sciences & Engineering Librarian Liaison to The Institute of Transportation Studies

March 17, 2017

Integrated Transport Planning in a Segmented City: The Case of Jerusalem

Galit Cohen-Blankshtain, Senior Lecturer, Department of Geography and the School of Public Policy, Hebrew University, Jerusalem

March 3, 2017

Climate change, infrastructure, policy and governance – who should be doing what?

Suzanne Smith, Executive Director, Sonoma County Transportation Authority, Regional Climate Protection Authority

February 24, 2017

Multi-Hazard Resilience Quantification in Interdependent Civil Infrastructure Systems - This seminar will be broadcasted but not recorded.

Elise Miller-Hooks, Professor & Hazel Chair in Infrastructure Engineering, George Mason University

February 17, 2017

China's Electric Car Surge

Yunshi Wang, Director, China Center for Energy and Transportation and Co-director, China-U.S. ZEV Policy Lab, UC Davis

February 10, 2017

Vision Zero, Transit First: Shaping Transportation in San Francisco

Tom Maguire, Director, Sustainable Streets Division, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency

February 3, 2017

Hydrogen fuel cells for electric cars and trucks

Tim Lipman, Co-Director, Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC), UC Berkeley

January 27, 2017

Urban Commercial Vehicle Parking in Toronto; Illegal Parking Issues, Impacts, Analysis Methods and Policy Interventions

Matthew Roorda Ph.D., P. Eng., Professor, Department of Civil Engineering University of Toronto

January 20, 2017

We've never done it that way and we always do it this way — those days are gone

Fran Inman, Commissioner, California Transportation Commission; Senior Vice President at Majestic Realty Co.

January 13, 2017

No Seminar

TRB 96nd Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., January 8-12, 2017

November 25, 2016

No Seminar

Thanksgiving Holiday

November 18, 2016

Solar Design for the 21st Century Fueling Station

Beth Ferguson, Assistant Professor of Design, UC Davis

November 11, 2016

No Seminar

Veterans Day Holiday

November 4, 2016

Overlapping Environmental Policies and the Impact on Pollution

Kevin Novan, Assistant Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Davis

October 28, 2016

Congested Development? Rethinking the Causes and Consequences of Metropolitan Traffic Delays

Brian D. Taylor, Professor of Urban Planning; Director, Institute of Transportation Studies; Director, Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies, Luskin School of Public Affairs, UCLA

October 14, 2016

Dealing with Mega Projects: Big Costs, Big Risks, Big Expectations

Therese McMillan, Chief Planning Officer, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

October 7, 2016

No Seminar

ITS-Davis 25th Anniversary Celebration

September 30, 2016

Implications of a Peak in Global Oil Demand

Amy Jaffe, Executive Director, Energy and Sustainability, ITS-Davis, UC Davis

June 1, 2018

Close Enough? Considerations in evaluating transportation demand forecasts

Carole Turley Voulgaris, Assistant Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, California Polytechnic State University

May 25, 2018

Planning an integrated active travel and green infrastructure system for mental well-being in disadvantaged communities

Gary (Hongwei) Dong, Associate Professor, City and Regional Planning, California State University, Fresno

May 18, 2018

Sustainable transport policy: Lessons from London and future challenges in the US

Andrea Broaddus, Future Mobility Research and Consulting

May 11, 2018

It’s Not All Fun and Games: An Investigation of the Reported Benefits and Disadvantages of Conducting Activities while Commuting

Patricia Mokhtarian, Susan G. and Christopher D. Pappas Professor School of Civil & Environmental Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology

May 4, 2018

Statistical inference of probabilistic origin-destination demand using day-to-day traffic data

Zhen (Sean) Qian, Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering (major) and Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy (minor), Carnegie Mellon University (CMU)

April 27, 2018

Zoning and Housing Development Near High-Traffic Roadways

C.J. Gabbe, Assistant Professor, Santa Clara University's Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences

April 20, 2018

Innovation and Disruption in Urban Mobility: Do We Need to Rethink Everything?

Susan Shaheen, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering | Director, Innovative Mobility Research | Co-Director, Transportation Sustainability Research Center, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

April 13, 2018

Addressing Bicycle-Vehicle Conflicts with Alternate Signal Control Strategies

Edward Smaglik, Professor at Northern Arizona University (NAU), Flagstaff, AZ, Department of Civil Engineering, Construction Management, and Environmental Engineering

April 6, 2018

Magically Managed: Data in the Digital Age

Vessela Ensberg, Associate Director, Data Management Program - Data and Digital Scholarship Department - Shields Library

March 16, 2018

Commute Quality: Exploring the role of mode, location, and other factors using the UC Davis Campus Travel Survey

Susan Handy, Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Policy and Director, National Center for Sustainable Transportation at UC Davis

March 9, 2018

Transportation, Clean Air, and Climate Policy—A Legislative Perspective?

Kip Lipper, Chief Policy Advisor, Energy, Natural Resources, and Environment, Office of CA Senate Pro Tempore

March 2, 2018

The Future of Cities in an Age of Advanced Transportation

Debs Schrimmer, Transportation Policy Manager, Lyft

February 23, 2018

The Future of the Transportation System: A California Perspective

Chris Schmidt, AICP, Chief, Division of Transportation Planning, California Department of Transportation

February 16, 2018

Analytical Freight Tour Models

José Holguín-Veras, William H. Hart Professor and Director of the VREF Center of Excellence for Sustainable Urban Freight Systems, and the Center for Infrastructure, Transportation, and the Environment, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

February 9, 2018

Assessing impacts of transport innovations – Electrification Automation, and Sharing – through ride-hailing research

Alejandro Henao, Postdoctoral Researcher, Transportation Systems Group, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

February 2, 2018

A Conversation about Platforms

Hemant Bhargava, Professor, MSBA Program Chair, Jerome and Elsie Suran Chair in Technology Management, UC Davis

January 26, 2018

Data-Informed Decision Making in Construction Management and Transportation Engineering

Reza Akhavian, Assistant Professor, Construction Management at the School of Engineering, California State University East Bay (CSUEB)

January 19, 2018

Transportation Planning to Accommodate Needs of Wind Energy Projects -- Winner of the 2017 TRB Ryuichi Kitamura Best Paper Award

Sebastian Astroza, PhD candidate in Civil Engineering (Transportation Engineering), University of Texas at Austin

December 1, 2017

Heavy Duty Emission Regulations -- Past and Future

John Wall (retired, Former Vice President and Chief Technical Officer, Cummins) and Tom Cackette (retired, Former Chief Deputy Executive Officer at California Air Resources Board)

November 17, 2017

Driving More Sustainable Mobility

Adam Gromis, Global Lead on Sustainability and Environmental Impact within the Policy & Communications Team, Uber

November 3, 2017

Rebooted @ Amazon

Yongxi (Eric) Huang, Research Scientist, Amazon and CEE PhD alum

October 27, 2017

Future Demand For and On Pavement and Urban Hardscape

John Harvey, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering; Principal Investigator, UC Pavement Research Center, UC Davis

October 20, 2017

Stochastic Travel Demand Estimation: Improving Network Identifiability using Multi-day Observation Sets

Yueyue Fan, UC Davis Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, a faculty member affiliated with graduate programs of Transportation Technology and Policy, Applied Mathematics, Business Analytics

October 13, 2017

Network Congestion Effect of E-Hailing Transportation Services

Jeff Ban, Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington

October 6, 2017

Data Driven Network Segmentation and Compression

James Sharpnack, Assistant Professor of Statistics at UC Davis

June 6, 2019

No Seminar

May 24, 2019

Understanding Access to Grocery Stores in Food Deserts in Baltimore City

Celeste Chavis, Associate Professor, Morgan State University

May 17, 2019

Time Allocation Behavior of 20th Century American Generations: GI Generation, Silent Generation, Baby Boomers, Generation X, and Millennials

Annesha Enam, Winner of the 2018 TRB Ryuichi Kitamura Best Paper Award. Postdoctoral appointee at Argonne National Laboratory. PhD from University of Connecticut (UConn), USA in activity and travel behavior modeling.

May 10, 2019

Measure M and the (Potential) Transformation of Mobility in Los Angeles

Mike Manville, Associate Professor of Urban Planning, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

May 3, 2019

Micromobility and Access

Nelle Pierson, Marketing Lead, JUMP Bikes

April 26, 2019

New Relationship Models between Vehicle Speed Profile, Roadway Characteristics, Pavement Roughness, and Vehicle Operating Costs

Elie Hajj, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering & Associate Director of WRSC, Pavement Engineering & Science Program, University of Nevada

April 12, 2019

Vulnerable Road User Safety in the (Partially) Autonomous Age: Research Methods and Critical Issues

Tara Goddard, Assistant Professor, Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University

April 5, 2019

No Seminar

March 15, 2019

Shared, Electric, Automated: The 3 Revolutions and the Future of Mobility

Giovanni Circella, Director, 3 Revolutions Future Mobility Program, ITS-Davis

March 8, 2019

Assessing the Transportation Impacts of Affordable Housing Developments? What can we learn from California

Kelly Clifton, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University

March 1, 2019

Clean Transportation and a View from the Air (Resources Board)

Sydney Vergis, Legislative Director for the California Air Resources Board (CARB)

February 22, 2019

Decarbonizing Cement and Concrete for California’s Infrastructure Projects

Sabbie A. Miller, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis

February 15, 2019

Equity, Justice and Sociocultural Research on Bicycling Transportation

Sarah McCullough, Associate Director, Feminist Research Institute, UC Davis

February 8, 2019

Cashless / Wireless / Paperless / Driverless: Public Transportation in an On-Demand World

Arthur L. Guzzetti, Vice President – Mobility Initiatives and Public Policy American Public Transportation Association

February 1, 2019

Autonomous Vehicles in California

Bernard C. Soriano, Deputy Director, California Department of Motor Vehicles

January 25, 2019

One Nevada Transportation Plan: Long Range Statewide Transportation Planning in a Rapidly Changing Environment

Sondra Rosenberg, Assistant Director for Planning, Nevada Department of Transportation

January 18, 2019

Influencing State Policy: An Insider's Perspective

Janet Dawson, worked for 11 years in the State Legislature as the Chief Consultant for the Assembly Transportation Committee

December 7, 2018

No Seminar

November 30, 2018

Caltrans Moving Toward Sustainability

Jeanie Ward-Waller, Sustainability Program Manager, Caltrans HQ Director's Office

November 9, 2018

The anthropology of a future; a review of 25 years of research into the potential of electric drive vehicles

Tom Turrentine, Founding Director of the Plug-in Hybrid Electric & Vehicle Research Center at the Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Davis

November 2, 2018

The second system: The future of urban mobility might be smaller and closer than we imagined

Jonah Houston, Senior Portfolio Lead, IDEO's Transportation and Mobility Practice

October 26, 2018

A Local Transportation Finance Breakdown

Michael Coleman, Fiscal Policy Advisor, League of California Cities, CSMFO

October 19, 2018

Practical Challenges to Deploying Highly Automated Vehicles

Steve Shladover, Research Engineer, UC Berkeley

October 12, 2018

Making the Case for the Neighborhood: Equity, Transit and the Missing Unit of Analysis

Jesus (Jesse) Hernandez, Consultant at JCH Research

May 22, 2020

Zoom Seminar: The Future of Transportation: Making the Sacramento Region A Lab for Mobility Innovation

James Corless, Chief Executive Officer, Sacramento Area Council of Governments

May 15, 2020

Zoom Seminar: Building Trust to Enhance Preparedness: An Analysis of Community Perceptions

Johanna Amaya Leal, Assistant Professor, Department of Supply Chain Management, Iowa State University Ivy College of Business

May 8, 2020

Zoom Seminar: California and the State of Freight

Avital Barnea, Deputy Secretary for Transportation Planning, California State Transportation Agency

May 1, 2020

Zoom Seminar: Transportation Innovation at Google: Opportunities for Researchers

Jeral Poskey, Project Executive for Transportation Planning at Google

April 24, 2020

Zoom Seminar: The Race to Zero Emissions in Transportation

Tucker Perkins, President & Chief Executive Officer, Propane Education & Research Council

April 17, 2020

Zoom Seminar: Toward Greener Supply Chains: Case study of a U.S. – China supply chain

Leticia Pineda, Researcher, International Council on Clean Transportation

April 10, 2020

Zoom Seminar: Scooters in Cities: The Story So Far

Kevin Fang, Assistant Professor of Geography, Environment, and Planning, Sonoma State University

March 13, 2020

Roundabouts of a Figurative Kind:  Reflections on the beliefs that dominate transportation planning

Susan Handy - Professor in the Department of Environmental Science and Policy and the Director of the National Center for Sustainable Transportation at the UC Davis

March 6, 2020

Dynamic User Equilibrium of Mobility-on-Demand System with Linear Programming Rebalancing Strategy

Rongsheng Chen, University of Minnesota, Ryuichi Kitamura Award recipient

February 28, 2020

Integration of Life Cycle Assessment into Planning and Pavement Design

Milena Rangelov, Visiting Sustainable Pavements Research Associate, National Academy of Sciences Postdoctoral Fellow, Office of Preconstruction, Construction and Pavements, Federal Highway Administration

February 21, 2020

Rethinking the impacts of transport infrastructure - a holistic life cycle approach

Shoshanna Saxe, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Mineral Engineering. University of Toronto

February 14, 2020

Vision Zero in San Francisco: Advancing Public Health and Equity

Megan L. Wier, Director, Program on Health, Equity & Sustainability; Co-Chair, San Francisco Vision Zero Task Force; Environmental Health Branch, Population Health Division; San Francisco Department of Public Health

February 7, 2020

Population-based strategies to improve driving safety

Linda Hill, Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, UC San Diego

January 31, 2020

Streets of the Future, Is 2020 a Tipping Point?

Janet Attarian, Senior Mobility Strategist I Principal, SmithGroup

January 24, 2020

California High-Speed Rail: Delivering a Transformative Investment

Margaret Cederoth, Director of Planning and Sustainability, California High-Speed Rail

January 10, 2020

Pavements, freight and vehicles – we all need and affect each other

Wynand Steyn, Head of Department of the Department of Civil Engineering and professor, University of Pretoria

November 22, 2019

Caltrans’ Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety Program

Rachel Carpenter, Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Branch Chief, California Department of Transportation

November 8, 2019

Health Co-benefits of Active Transportation for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation

Neil Maizlish, Visiting Researcher, Department of Human Ecology, UC Davis

November 1, 2019

Heterogeneous traffic flow: how agent interactions shape collective properties

Jia Li, Research Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University

October 25, 2019

Emerging Trends in Last-mile Logistics: How green are they?

Jane Lin, Research Associate Professor, Institute for Environmental Science and Policy; Associate Professor, Civil and Materials Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago

October 18, 2019

Emerging mobility services, car ownership, and urban transport sustainability in the U.S.

Deborah Salon, Assistant Professor, School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, Arizona State University

October 11, 2019

Promises of emerging data for transportation applications

Cynthia Chen, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Washington

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