Welcome Prof. Virginia P. Sisiopiku from University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA to be committee member! 

日期:2019-10-23 点击量:  99次


Prof. Virginia P. Sisiopiku

University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA


Research Area: 

Intelligent transportation systems and traffic operations, transportation safety, simulation and modeling, and sustainable transportation


Research experience: 

Dr. Virginia P. Sisiopiku is Professor in Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering at University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and the UAB Transportation Program Director. She has 25 years of professional experience in intelligent transportation systems and traffic operations, transportation safety, simulation and modeling, and sustainable transportation.

Since joining UAB in 2002, she undertook various research, scholarship, and service initiatives that contributed to the success of the University Transportation Center for Alabama (UTCA), the Great Urban Serving Universities Program, the UAB University Transportation Center (UAB UTC), and the National Center for Transportation Systems Productivity and Management (NCTSPM). She now leads the collaboration between UAB and the Southeastern Transportation Research, Innovation, Development and Education Center (STRIDE), a Regional University Transportation Center (UTC) funded through US DOT/RITA in 2012 and directed by the University of Florida. She also actively supports the UAB Sustainable Smart Cities Research Center (SSC) through research and outreach activities. To date, her research work produced a total of 190 refereed books, chapters, journal articles, and peer reviewed conference papers and has been recognized by many professional organizations including the Institute of Transportation Engineers, Federal Highway Administration, Illinois Association of Highway Engineers, IEEE, and the Women's Transportation Seminar.