Transportation Speaker Series: Dr. Jidong Yang

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday September 17, 2015
      11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Room 1133, Mason Building
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Contact

GTI@ce.gatech.edu

Summaries

Summary Sentence: "Understanding the Varying Performance of Vehicle Detectors for Traffic Signal Control"

Full Summary: As an assistant professor in Civil and Construction Engineering at Kennesaw State University, Yang's research has focused on areas including pavement management and performance modelling, intelligent transportation systems (ITS), traffic operations and simulations, and highway safety.

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Join NCTSPM for our second Transportation Speaker Series event of the fall semester. Dr. Jidong Yang, assistant professor in Civil and Construction Engineering at Kennesaw State University, will be the guest speaker. Yang's topic will be "Understanding the Varying Performance of Vehicle Detectors for Traffic Signal Control".

A professional engineer with extensive research and industry experience, Yang has a special interest in interdisciplinary work. His research has focused on areas including pavement management and performance modelling, intelligent transportation systems (ITS), traffic operations and simulations, and highway safety. He has previously worked as program manager for the City of Chattanooga, Tennessee's ITS program.

Please RSVP to GTI@ce.gatech.edu if you plan to attend.

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

General, School of Civil and Envrionmental Engineering, CQGRD - Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development, Green Buzz

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
NCTSPM, serve-learn-sustain
Status
  • Created By: Michael Hagearty
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 18, 2015 - 7:19am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:18pm