Research Areas

Transportation Operations

11/5/18
Investigating how multiple traffic data sources can be integrated in a consistent manner, and how they may be best used for arterial performance measurement.
11/2/17
Developing models that will predict the delay a passenger car or a truck is likely to encounter by the time the vehicle arrives at the border.
1/12/18
Designing a transportation data-warehouse prototype for the Buffalo-Niagara region and demonstrating its usefulness through a specific application.
11/22/17
Developing a novel green navigation system, called Green Nav, that gives a driver the most fuel efficient route for his vehicle as opposed to the shortest or fastest route.
11/5/18
Developing a predictive statistical framework to efficiently estimate the ability of a bike-sharing system to serve incoming bike requests.
11/2/17
Exploring historical incident and traffic data to revolutionize response strategies.
11/2/17
Developing the tools needed to process immense amounts of data, develop new performance metrics based on the data collected, and propose methods to enhance performance.
11/20/17
Incorporating data analytics into paratransit planning and operations is a promising approach for increasing their cost-effectiveness.
11/20/17
The project proposes a deep learning model to predict the best recharging recommendation including best recharging time and location for eTaxi drivers.
11/2/17
Mining social media data to deduce useful information about present or future travelers’ behavior, with a special emphasis under events, including both planned and unplanned.
11/5/18
Integrating machine learning, big data, sensor networks, and agent-based transportation modeling to prototype an algorithm that combines the power of a model-driven approach with the power of big data.