Seminar Archive: 2012-2013

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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)

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