TRANS Faculty

Liao-Cho Innovation Endowed Chair
Professor
Systems, Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Control and Optimization Modeling and control of distributed parameters systems, Large-scale infrastructure systems, Automation of transportation (ground and air)
Vice Chair for Undergraduate Studies
Chancellor's Professor
Robert Horonjeff Professor
Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Traffic and transportation operations, Discrete choice analysis, Travel behavior, Transportation planning
Professor of the Graduate School
Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Freight operations, Network theory, Traffic flow, Transit operations
Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging
Assistant Professor
Systems, Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Traffic flow modeling, Transportation systems, Traffic control
Associate Professor
Systems, Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Urban sciences, Built and natural environment, Human mobility, Energy Technologies, Statistical Physics of Complex Systems & Network Science
Professor
Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Transportation economics, Policy and planning, Air transportation, Public transportation
Professor of the Graduate School
Systems, Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Transportation systems, Transportation economics, Transportation planning, Air transportation
Continuing Lecturer
Energy, Civil Infrastructure and Climate, Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Availability & reliability of communications, Navigation & surveillance systems, Airport systems planning & design, Airport & airspace capacity and delay analysis, Systems modeling & performance analysis, National Airspace System (NAS) infrastructure performance and investment analysis, Air traffic flow management
Professor
Construction Systems, Systems, Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Transportation, Wireless communications, Inertial navigation for vehicle systems
Professor In-Residence
Energy, Civil Infrastructure and Climate, Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Policy analysis, Behavioral research, Transportation, Energy and environment, Mobility & sharing economy, ITS (smartphone apps, automated vehicles), Alternative fuel vehicles (electric vehicles, hydrogen vehicles)
Affiliated Faculty
Home Department: City & Regional Planning
Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Urban Economics, Land use, and transportation, Urban simulation, Urban informatics, Visualization, Constitutive behavior of sands
Robert James McGann Professor Chair
Professor
Energy, Civil Infrastructure and Climate, Systems, Transportation Engineering
Research Interests: Behavioral modeling, Discrete choice analysis, Travel behavior, Transportation planning