Research Publications, Presentation, Posters 2013 (Year 2)

Asgari, H. and Lugo, M. “Towards a Holistic Understanding of Quality of Life: An Analysis of Activity-Travel Patterns on Non-Mid-week Days,” University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Brakewood, C., Seidband, S., Watkins, K., LaMondia, J. “Developing a New Course for Public Transportation Education: Matching Academic Content to Workforce Needs.” STRIDE Student Poster Competition at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) conference, held in Washington, D.C., on January 2013.

Brodie, S., Ingles, A., Colville, Z., Amekudzi, A., Peters, R., Sisiopiku, V. “Sustainability Evaluation of Transportation Systems and Neighborhood-Level Developments.” STRIDE Student Poster Competition at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) conference, held in Washington, D.C., on January 2013.

Brodie, S., Ingles, A., Colville, Z., Amekudzi, A., Peters, R.W., and Sisiopiku, V. “Sustainability Evaluation of Transportation Systems and Neighborhood-Level Development,” University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Chase T., Zheng Y., Elefteriadou L., Schroeder B., Sisiopiku V., "Instrumented Vehicle Study and Microsimulation Models of Pedestrian-Vehicle Interaction at Midblock Crosswalks," Poster presented the Regional Conference for University Transportation Centers (UTCs) in the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Chase, T. and Elefteriadou, L. “Incorporating Pedestrians and Pedestrian-Vehicle Interaction in the CORSIM Microsimulation Package.” STRIDE Student Poster Competition at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) conference, held in Washington, D.C., on January 2013.

Cho, H. “Comparative Analysis of Dynamic Pricing Strategies for Managed Lanes,” STRIDE Student poster presented at the University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Darroudi, A. and Hadi, M. “Advanced Microscopic Simulation Calibration Techniques to Model Emerging Strategies.” STRIDE Student Poster Competition at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) conference, held in Washington, D.C., on January 2013.       
Doustmohammadi, E., Sisiopiku, V., and Peters, R.W.  “Green Design and Rating Systems for Neighborhood Development,” STRIDE Student
Poster Competition
at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC, January 2013.

Frackelton, A. and Grossman, A. “Sidewalk Data in the Age of the App: Tools for Asset Management,” APA National Planning Conference, Chicago, IL, April 2013.

Frackelton, A., Grossman, A. and Guensler, R. “Development of an Automated Sidewalk Quality Assessment System.” STRIDE Student Poster Competition at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) conference, held in Washington, D.C., on January 2013.

Frackelton, A., Grossman, A., Palinginis, E., Castrillon, F., Elango, V., Guensler, R. “Building a Sidewalk Inventory and Prioritization System,” University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Grossman, A. and Frackelton, A., et. al. “Methods in Developing a Sidewalk Rating System,” University Transportation Center (UTC) Poster presented at the University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Grossman, A. “Buildingn a Sidewalk Inventory and Prioritization System,” STRIDE Student poster presented at the University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Guensler, R., and Frackelton, A. Grossman, A. “Development of a Sidewalk Quality Index to Support Accessible Urban Environments,” Expected presentation at Planning for Resilient Cities and Regions: 5th joint AESOP-ACSP Congress, 2013.

Hadi, M., Elefteriadou, L., Kondyli, A., Xia, Y., Letter, C., Darroudi, A. “Investigation of ATDM Strategies to Reduce the Probability of Breakdown,” University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Hunter, E. S. Mamidipalli, N. Rouphail, B. Schroeder, V. Sisiopiku, L. Elefteriadou, “Observational Study and Intercept Survey Approach for Modeling Pedestrian Behavior at Midblock Crosswalks,” STRIDE Student poster presented at the University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Inanloo, B., Shams, K., Tansel, B., Jin, X., and Bernardo-Bricker, A. “GIS Based Air Dispersion Visualization of Spill Incidents from Hazardous Cargo,” STRIDE Student poster presented at the University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Inanloo, B., and Tansel, B., “Consequence Based Route Selection for Hazardous Material Cargo: GIS-Based Time Progression of Environmental Impact Radius of Accidental Spills,” Poster at the FIU Civil and Environmental Engineering Graduate Student Research Day, Miami, Florida, February 22, 2013.

Letter, C. “Incorporating Probability of Breakdown into Fuzzy Logic Ramp Metering,” STRIDE Student poster presented at the University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Letter, C. and Elefteriadou, L. “Incorporating Probability of Breakdown into Fuzzy Logic Ramp Metering.” STRIDE Student Poster Competition at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) conference, held in Washington, D.C., on January 2013.                

McManus, B., Stavrinos, D., Wittig, S., Odom, E., Patel, R., Underwood, L., Schmidt, E., & Ross, L. A. "Systematic Review of Driving Safety in Naturalistic Studies,” Poster presented at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board. Washington, DC, January, 2013.

Palak, G. and Eksioglu, S.D. “Bi-Objective Optimization Models for Inventory Replenishment Decisions of Perishable Products in Green Supply Chains,” Analytics Research Workshop, Deep South Chapter of INFORMS, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, April 2013.

Palak, G., Eksioglu, S.D., Geunes, J. “Models for Cost Efficient and Environmentally Friendly Inventory Replenishment Decisions of Perishable Products,” ISERC Annual Meeting, San Juan, PR, May 2013.

Palak, G., Eksioglu, S.D, and Geunes, J. “Analyzing Replenishment Decisions for Perishable Products under Carbon Regulatory Mechanisms,” ISERC Annual Meeting, San Juan, PR, May 2013.

Ramadan, O. and Sisiopiku, V. “Quantifying Costs of School Transportation: Identifying Cost Items." STRIDE Student Poster Competition at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) conference, held in Washington, D.C., on January 2013.

Schmidt, E., Ross, L. A., Caamano, E., and Stavrinos, D. “Development of a Comprehensive Physical, Sensory, and Cognitive Assessment
Battery for Driving Safety and Behavior,” 3rd place in student poster competition at the University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Schroeder, B., Elefteriadou, L., Sisiopiku, V. “Empirically-Based Performance Assessment and Simulation of Pedestrian Behavior at Unsignalized Crossings,” University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Shams, K., Inanloo, B., Jin, X., Tansel, B., and Bernardo-Bricker, A. “Spatial Analysis of Hazardous Cargo Incidents: Time Progression Impact Modeling,” STRIDE Student poster presented at the University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Sisiopiku V., Gan A., Stavrinos D. and Sullivan A. “Impacts of Digital Advertising Billboards on Traffic Safety,” UTC Conference for the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, 2013.

Sisiopiku V., Hosch I., Smith O., “UAB Transportation Engineering Workforce Development Programs,” UTC Conference for the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Stavrinos, D., Schmidt, E., Caamano, E., Wittig, S., Sisiopiku, V., Classen, S., and Ross,L. A. “Development of a Naturalistic Study of Driving Across the Lifespan,” University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Steiner, R., McDonald, N., Lytle, B., Palmer, M., and Clark, M. “Quantifying the Costs of School Transportation,” University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Tansel, B., Jin, X., Amekudzi, A., Uddin, N., Inanloo, B., Shams, K., Boadi, R., and Bernardo-Bricker, A. “Consequence-Based Route Selection for Hazardous Material Cargo: GIS-Based Time Progression of Environmental Impact Radius of Accidental Spills,” University Transportation Center (UTC) Conference of the Southeastern Region, Orlando, FL, April 2013.

Wittig, S., Ross, L., McManus, B., Stannard, S., Parrish, H., Walters, M., Decker, J. S., Denny, S., Robinson, E., Motamedi Lamouki, A., and Stavrinos, D. “Distracted Driving: A systematic literature review of naturalistic studies,” Poster presented at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board. Washington, DC, January 2013.            

Wittig, S., Ross, L., Stannard, S., Parrish, H., Walters, M., Decker, J., Denny, S., Robinson, E. and Stavrinos, D. “Distracted Driving: A Systematic Literature Review of Naturalistic Studies.” STRIDE Student Poster Competition at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) conference, held in Washington, D.C., on January 2013.

Frackelton, A., Grossman, A. et. al. “Measuring Walkability: Development of an Automated Sidewalk Assessment Tool.” Journal of Suburban Sustainability, expected publication 2013.

Grossman, A. “The role of Sidewalks in Sustainable Development and Healthy Communities.” The New Planner (expected Publication, 2013).

Hirsch, J., Moore, K. Diez-Roux, A., Evenson, K.R., and Rodriguez, D. A. “Associations of Walk Score® with Walking in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.”  American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 12 pages. In press.

Palak, G., S.D. Eksioglu, and J. Geunes. “Impact of Carbon Regulatory Mechanisms on Supplier and Mode Selection Decision: An Application in Biofuel Supply Chain.” Submitted to International Journal of Production Economics.

Rodriguez, D. and J. Rogers. In press. “Can Housing and Accessibility Information Influence Residential Location Choice and Travel Behavior? An Experimental Study.” Environment and Planning B, 25 pages.

Strawderman, L., Lewie, C., and King, K. (Sep 2013). Engaging Engineering Students with Transportation Safety. Proceedings of the HFES 2013 International Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.