8:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

Welcome and Center Update
Oliver Gao, Cornell University, Director

CTECH Transportation Overview
Michael Zhang, University of California, Davis

  • Potential Impacts from Autonomous Vehicles and Transit Access Programs
    Using Shared Mobility Services in the San Francisco Bay Area

    Caroline Rodier, University of California, Davis
  • Active Transportation
    Ricardo Daziano, Cornell University 
  • Safety
    Carlos Chang, The University of Texas at El Paso


CTECH Environment Overview
Yu Zhang, University of South Florida

  • Impacts of Urban and Transportation Design on Exposures
    to Traffic-Related Air Pollution and Exposure Equity
    Amy Stuart, University of South Florida 
  • Smart Sensors in Transportation Systems
    Ramana Chintalapalli, The University of Texas at El Paso 
  • Tracking Shoreline Conditions to Protect Infrastructure
    Fraser Shilling, University of California, Davis

CTECH Community Health Overview
Kelvin Cheu, The University of Texas at El Paso

  • Examining Individual Health and Healthcare Utilization Trend through the
    Lens of Transportation, Environment, and Communities
    Yiye Zhang, Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell University
  • Development of a Comprehensive Metric for Transportation,
    Environment, and Community Health

    Esmaeil Balal, The University of Texas at El Paso
  • Transportation Policies and Equilibrium Sorting: Evidence from Beijing
    Shanjun Li, Cornell University


Advisory Board Panel: Challenges and opportunities at the transportation-environment-health nexus

Understanding Adoption Patters of Shared Mobility and Its Interaction with Health Perception
Natalia Barbour, University of South Florida Ph.D. Candidate and CTECH Ph.D. Dissertation and CUTC Student-of-the Year Awardee

Closing Comments
Oliver Gao, Cornell University, CTECH Director

Poster Session and Reception

5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
UC Davis Conference Center, 550 Alumni Lane
Each registered attendee will receive two drink tickets and complimentary hors d’oeuvres.

Mayra Chavez and Wen-Whai Li – “Assessing spatiotemporal exposures to transportation pollutants in near-road communities using AERMOD”

Zhiwei (Nicklaus) Chen– “Exploring the Equity Performance of Bike-sharing Systems with Disaggregated Data: A Story of South Tampa”

Shuai Pan, Anirban Roy, Yunsoo Choi, ShiQuan Sun, and H. Oliver Gao – “The air quality and health impacts of projected long-haul truck and rail freight transportation in the United States in 2050”

Lukai Guo and Qing Lu – “Development of a New Piezoelectric-based Energy Harvesting Pavement System”

Yujie Guo, Zhiwei Chen, Amy Stuart, Xiaopeng Li, Yu Zhang – “Equity Assessment for Economic, Environment, and Public Health Outcomes of Transportation: From Conventional to Emerging Technologies”

Okan Gurbuz, Ximena Jauregui, Ruey Long Cheu – “Development of Demand and Pricing Models for University Campus Parking”

Leo He, H. Oliver Gao – “Environmental and Health Impacts of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Projects in the New York Metropolitan Area”

Zenghao Hou, H. Michael Zhang – “A model for studying the systemwise impact of walking on pooling strategy”

Siwon Jang, Chanyoung Lee, Sanghoon Park, Savana Wright, Mark Yo, Taylor LaSure,  – “Development of the Healthy Buddy Program for Transportation-Disadvantaged Older Adults”

Talha K. Kocak, Robert Bertini, and Amy L. Stuart – “Investigating Air Pollution and Equity Impacts of a Proposed Comprehensive Transportation Program for Tampa”

Rui Ma and H. Michael Zhang – “An analysis of the effect of ridesharing incentives on emissions and fuel consumption in the morning commute”

Miguel Jaller and Anmol Pahwa – “Evaluating the Environmental Impacts of Online Shopping”

Elham Pourrahmani, Miguel Jaller, Neil Maizlish, Caroline Rodier, and Michael Zhang – “Automated Vehicles: Simulation of System-Level Travel and Health Effects Using Travel Demand Model and Health Impact Assessment Tool in the San Francisco Bay Area”

Xiaodong Qian, Miguel Jaller, and Debbie Niemeier – “Modeling Framework for Socially Inclusive Bikeshare Services”

Sarder Rafee Musabbir, H. Michael Zhang – “Pedestrian Safety Analysis with Yellow LED Border Light on the Pedestrian Signal”

Matthew Vechione, Corina Marrufo, Alex Vargas, Maria Jimenez, Okan Gurbuz, Assel Dmitriyeva, Ruey Cheu, Natalia Villanueva, Gina Nunez, and Joseph Chow – “Smart Mobility for Seniors: Challenges and Solutions in El Paso, TX and New York, NY”

Chunfu Xin and Qing Lu – “Evaluating Environmental and Economic Impacts of Different Flexible Pavement Rehabilitation Strategies”

Xiaofan Xu, Dylan Schreiber, Qing Lu, and Qiong Zhang – A GIS-Based Framework Creating Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) Inventory Relevant to Surface Transportation Planning

Dongfang Zhao and Xiaopeng Li – “Video-based Intelligent Road Traffic Universal Analysis Tool”

 Notes: Poster presenter names are bolded.

 The poster submission deadline was October 26, 2018, poster submissions are no longer being accepted.