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The mission statement of the Connected Vehicle/Infrastructure University Transportation Center (CVI-UTC) is to conduct research that will advance surface transportation through the application of innovative research and using connected-vehicle and infrastructure technologies to improve safety, state of good repair, economic competitiveness, livable communities, and environmental sustainability.
Ismail Zohdy is currently a Ph.D. student in the transportation systems area at the Charles E. Via, Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg Virginia. He is also working as a Graduate Research Assistant in the Center for Sustainable Mobility at Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI). His research interests lie in the operational side of Transportation Engineering: Driver behavior analysis, human theory of choice, modeling gap acceptance behavior, inclement weather impact studies, artificial intelligence applications, and intelligent transportation systems. He earned his B.Sc. in Public Works- Civil Engineering Department, Ain Shams University, Egypt. Thereafter, he earned his Master of Science degree of Civil Engineering Department at Virginia Tech... Read More
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