Our People - Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

Research Expertise

  • Transportation systems data collection and modeling¬†
  • Energy demand for electric vehicle charging
  • Intercity travel and accessibility
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS); Powertrain and Emissions→Batteries; Software and Data→Data - Analytics, Mining and Management, Modelling and Design; A to D profiles
Research Expertise
  • Application of geographic information systems (GIS) to urban area analysis
  • Design and operation of public transportation systems, highway systems, and facilities for non-motorized modes of transport
  • Development and implementation of utility-based multi-modal travel forecasting models
  • Transportation and land use impacts
  • Urban transportation systems

Waterloo Public Transportation Initiative

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), Vehicle to Everything Communications (V2X); A to D profiles
Research Expertise
  • Artificial Intelligence, Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
  • Intelligent Paratransit: scheduling, dispatching and simulation
  • Intelligent transportation systems
  • Public transportation, safety and winter road maintenance
  • Shortest path algorithms for in-vehicle route guidance systems
  • Travel time modeling and estimation for advanced traveler information systems

Innovative Transportation System Solutions Lab

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS); E to H profiles
Research Expertise
  • Design and evaluation of intelligent transportation system components
  • Development and application of simulation tools
  • Environmental impacts of transportation policies
  • Safety
  • Traffic demand management

Waterloo Transportation Research for Improving Proformance & Safety (WATTRIPS)

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS); E to H profiles
Research Expertise
  • Modal Analysis
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Structural Identification and Control
  • Vibration based Signal Processing

The Structural Dynamics, Control & Identification Group

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS); Structure and Safety→Noise, Vibration, Harshness (NVH), Structural Crashworthiness; N to S profiles
Research Expertise
  • Simulation & Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality
  • Novice and Older Driver Training
  • Predictive & Conceptual Modeling of Behaviour
  • Eye tracking
  • Attention & Cognition
  • Perception
  • Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence
  • Decision Making
  • Aging
  • Automotive Human factors
  • Autonomous and Connected Vehicles & Intelligent Transportation Systems
  • Caregiver Behaviours & Errors
  • Assistive & Automotive Interfaces
  • Vulnerable Road User Safety (Pedestrians & Bicyclists)
  • Motorcyclist Safety
  • Special Populations (ADHD & Dementia)
  • Traffic Control Devices & Roadway Infrastructure Design
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Human Machine Interface (HMI), Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS); N to S profiles