ITS Schedule at TRB

December 22, 2020

TRB 2021

The Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting is looking very different this as it moves online due to COVID 19 restrictions, but UC Berkeley and the Berkeley Lab are well represented. This year, 58 Faculty, Researchers, and Students will present or preside in four workshops, one lectern session, two meetings, one symposium and 43 posters in 27 poster sessions. Learn more about the meeting: http://www.trb.org/AnnualMeeting/AnnualMeeting.aspx

2021 Event Dates
Committee Meetings: January 5–8 and 11–15
Sessions & Exhibits: January 21–22 and 25–29
View the Schedule at a Glance

Tuesday Jan. 5, 2021

7 AM PT

Equity of New Mobility Services and Technologies Subcommittee, AP020(3)

Tuesday, January 05 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM ET

Adam Cohen, University of California, Berkeley, presiding

Thursday Jan. 7, 2021

11 AM PT

Information and Knowledge Management Committee

Thursday, January 07 2:00 PM- 3:30 PM ET

Kendra Levine, University of California, Berkeley, presiding

 

Thursday, Jan. 21 2021

7 AM PT

1003 - Highlights from the 2020 Automated Vehicle Symposium

Thursday, January 21 10:00 AM- 1:00 PM ET

10:05-10:15

·         Synthesis of Issues from the Plenary Sessions – Steve Shladover, UC Berkeley PATH

 

11 AM PT

1467 - Open Science in Transportation: Challenges and Opportunities in a COVID-19 Era

Thursday, January 21 2:00 PM- 5:00 PM ET

Workshop

Librarian Perspective

Kendra Levine, University of California, Berkeley

 

Friday, Jan. 22 2021

7 AM PT

1036 - Pandemics and Public Health in Integrated Transport Modeling

Friday, January 22 10:00 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Workshop

Integrated Transportation System Modeling of the New York City Metropolitan Area under COVID-19 Response using BEAM

Zachary Needell, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

 

11 AM PT

1047 - Electrification of Fleet and Rideshare Vehicles

Friday, January 22 2:00 PM- 5:00 PM ET

Workshop

Energy and emissions impacts of electrifying transportation network companies - a research lab startup perspective

Samveg Saxena, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Vehicle design and infrastructure requirements for electrifying new mobility - a startup perspective

Colin Sheppard, Marain Inc. and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

 

11 AM PT

1048 - Navigating a New Normal in Public Transit and Shared Mobility

Friday, January 22 2:00 PM- 5:00 PM ET

Workshop 

Susan Shaheen, University of California, Berkeley, presiding/speaker

 

Monday, Jan. 25, 2021

7 AM PT

1061 - Traffic Flow Theory and Characteristics, Part 1: Emerging Trends in Traffic Flow Theory: Connected and Automated Vehicles and Data-driven Methods (Part 2, Session 1101; Part 3, Session 1352)

Monday, January 25 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-03666

Continual Learning of Microscopic Traffic Models using Neural Networks

Yashar Zeinali Farid, University of California, Berkeley

Abdul Rahman Kreidieh, University of California, Berkeley

Alexandre Bayen, University of California, Berkeley

 

7 AM PT

1067 - Pavement Condition Evaluation

Monday, January 25 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-01847    

Bicycle Level of Service: Proposed Updated Pavement Quality Index

Jiayun Huang, University of California, Berkeley
Nicholas Fournier, University of California, Berkeley
Alexander Skabardonis, University of California, Berkeley

 

8:30 AM PT

1071 - Freeway Operations 2021

Monday, January 25 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-01137

Is Third-Party Provided Travel Time Helpful to Estimate Freeway Performance Measures?

Anthony Patire, University of California, Berkeley

 

11:30 AM PT

1109 - Advancements in Road User Measurement & Evaluation

Monday, January 25 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-03634

Visualization of Driving Scenes for Realistic Simulator Experimentation - An Efficient Framework

Tingting Zhang, University of California, Berkeley

Pei Wang, University of California, Berkeley

Ching-Yao Chan, University of California, Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

           

11:30 PT

1112 - Advances in Network Equilibrium Models

Monday, January 25 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-03196

Parallel Network Flow Allocation in Repeated Routing Games via LQR Optimal Control

Yiling You, University of California, Berkeley

Marsalis Gibson, University of California, Berkeley

Alexandre Bayen, University of California, Berkeley

TRBAM-21-04122

Performance of Reservation-Based Carpooling Service under Detour and Waiting Time Restrictions

Carlos Daganzo, University of California, Berkeley

 

11:30 AM PT

1113 – Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program Posters, Part 1 (Part 2, Session 1215; Part 3, Session 1306; Part 4, Session 1397)

Monday, January 25 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

P21-20371

Personal Mobility Behaviors following Large Unexpected Shocks - The Case of COVID-19

Mohamed Amine Bouzaghrane, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20372

Accounting for Streetscape Design in Pedestrian Preferences Using a Mixed Methods Field Experiment

Chester Harvey, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20373

To Pool or Not to Pool? Exploring Opportunities to Expand the Market for Pooling Through Multi-Objective Optimization of Pricing Policies

Jessica Lazarus, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20398

DDETFP poster 30

Gregory Harasym, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20403

Estimating transportation pollution burden to inform zoning protocols in Oakland, California

Lily MacIver, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20409

DDETFP poster 38

Edward Forscher, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20412

Diversifying transportation: Nurturing mobility cultures

Timothy Wickland, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20415

Make room for buses: A case study of transit revival in Seattle, and lessons for urban America

Madeleine Parker, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20423

DDETFP poster 51

Alexandra Pan, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20425

Accurate, multimodal microsimulation of urban air mobility and its impact on travel behavior and land use

Pavan Yedavalli, University of California, Berkeley

P21-20427

Examining Transport Access, Egress, and Heterogeneity at U.S. Community Colleges

Aqshems Meten Nichols, University of California, Berkeley

 

1 PM PT

1136 - Papers on Geographic Information Science or Geographic Information Science

Monday, January 25 4:00 PM- 5:30 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-00856

A METHODOLOGY TO DEVELOP A GEO-SPATIAL TRANSPORTATION TYPOLOGY

Natalie Popovich, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

C. Anna Spurlock, E O Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Zachary Needell, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Ling Jin, E O Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Tom Wenzel, E O Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Colin Sheppard, Marain Inc.

 

Tuesday, Jan. 26 2021

7 AM PT

1157 - Design and Rehabilitation of Concrete Pavements

Tuesday, January 26 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-03125

Pavement ME Transverse Cracking Model Calibration Using California’s Pavement Management System

Angel Mateos, University of California, Berkeley

TRBAM-21-03471

An Insight into Moisture-Dependence of Concrete Coefficient of Thermal Expansion in Concrete Pavements

Angel Mateos (angel-mateos@berkeley.edu), University of California, Berkeley

 

8:30 AM PT

1166 - Emerging Technologies: User Understanding and Opinions

Tuesday, January 26 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-01824

Exploring Public Perception of Level-2 Automation and Full Automation: Interview Based Study

Pei Wang, University of California, Berkeley

Ching-Yao Chan, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

 

8:30 AM PT

1168 - Vehicle-Highway Automation 2021, Part 2 (Part 1, Session 1155)

Tuesday, January 26 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-03778

Field Experiments of Commercially Available Automated Vehicles on Freeways

Servet Lapardhaja, University of California, Berkeley

Xingan (David) Kan, Florida Atlantic University (alumni)

 

8:30 AM PT

1170 - Mining Data Deeper to Understand Travel Behavior

Tuesday, January 26 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-01383

Operationalizing Mobile Data for Urban Transport: Lessons from Freetown, Sierra Leone

Marta Gonzalez, University of California, Berkeley

           

8:30 AM PT

1172 - Public Transportation and Shared Mobility

Tuesday, January 26 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Poster

Bo Zou, University of Illinois, Chicago (alumni) presiding

TRBAM-21-03792

A General Model of Demand-Responsive Transportation Services: From Taxi to Ridesharing to Dial-A-Ride

Carlos Daganzo, University of California, Berkeley

TRBAM-21-03961

Planning Bus Systems for Mega-Cities: A Case Study for Beijing

Carlos Daganzo, University of California, Berkeley

           

11:30 AM PT

1209 - Omnibus Bicycle Research Poster Session

Tuesday, January 26 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-00593

Bicycle Level of Service: Accounting for protected lanes, traffic exposure, and delay

Nicholas Fournier, University of California, Berkeley

Jiayun Huang, University of California, Berkeley

Alexander Skabardonis, University of California, Berkeley

 

11:30 AM PT

1212 - Highway Capacity and Quality of Service for Uninterrupted Flow Facilities 2021

Tuesday, January 26 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-02087

Impact of Commercially Available Automated Vehicles on Freeway Bottleneck Capacity

Servet Lapardhaja (servet.lapardhaja@berkeley.edu), University of California, Berkeley

Xingan (David) Kan, Florida Atlantic University (alumni)

TRBAM-21-00945

Development of a System Analysis Method for the Highway Capacity Manual

Alexander Skabardonis, University of California, Berkeley

 

11:30 AM PT

1215 – Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program Posters, Part 2 (Part 1, Session 1113; Part 3, Session 1306; Part 4, Session 1397)

Tuesday, January 26 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

Policy Transfer of Autonomous vehicle controllers via Multi-agent adversarial noise

P21-20650

Kathy Jang, University of California, Berkeley

Energy Optimization of Mixed Autonomy Traffic at Scale using Deep Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning

P21-20659

Eugene Vinitsky, University of California, Berkeley

 

11:30 AM PT

1226 - Transportation Equity: Addressing Equity Issues in New Mobility Systems

Tuesday, January 26 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

Evidence of Ridesourcing Increasingly Being Used for Commuting in New York City’s Low-Income Communities

TRBAM-21-03958

Anaka Maher, University of California, Berkeley

 

11:30 AM PT

1232 - Planning for Diversity: Facilitating Transit Connections

Tuesday, January 26 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-01534

Who Gets to Sit?  Mapping the Distribution of Transit Amenities via a Bus-Stop Census of San Francisco

Marcel Moran, University of California, Berkeley

 

Wednesday Jan. 27, 2021

8:30 AM

Chair's Plenary Session

Recognition of Global Affiliates, Patrons, Exhibitors, and Deen Lecturer

Susan Shaheen, University of California, Berkeley

Presentation of TRB Achievement Awards
Susan Shaheen, University of California, Berkeley

New Chair Remarks and Adjournment
Susan Shaheen, University of California, Berkeley

10 AM PT

1290 - Economic Impacts, Development and Land Use Research: Priorities for the Next Quarter Century

Wednesday, January 27 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM ET

Lectern

The History of Transportation and Land Development Research at TRB

Elizabeth Deakin, University of California, Berkeley

 

10 AM PT

1295 - Safety Performance and Analysis, Act 3: Evaluations, SPFs, and CMFs (Act 1, Session 1169; Act 2, Session 1202; Act 4, Session 1327)

Wednesday, January 27 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-04188

Impact of Injury-Based Safety Performance Functions on Network Screening

Praveen Vayalamkuzhi, University of California, Berkeley

Aditya Medury, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (former post doc)

Lin Yang, University of California, Berkeley

Offer Grembek, University of California, Berkeley

           

11:30 AM PT

1304 - Transportation Safety Management Systems from Start to Finish

Wednesday, January 27 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-03043

Traffic Safety During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Study of How Incident-Based Traffic Safety Metrics Changed Over Time on State Highways in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles Regions

Matthew Hui, University of California, Berkeley

Jonathan Kupfer, University of California, Berkeley

Offer Grembek, University of California, Berkeley

 

11:30 AM PT

1310 – Current Topics in Information and Knowledge Management

Wednesday, January 27 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

Kendra Levine, University of California, Berkeley presiding

           

Thursday, Jan. 28, 202

7 AM PT

1353 - Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Methods for Transportation Applications (Part II)

Thursday, January 28 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-00483

Travel Behavior Modeling with Images

Joan Walker, University of California, Berkeley

 

8:30 AM PT

1360 - Traffic Simulation 2021, Part 2 (Part 1, Session 1303)

Thursday, January 28 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-02505

Velocity Change Model of Multi-vehicle Interactive Lane-changing Based on Potential Energy Field

Ching-Yao Chan, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and University of California, Berkeley

TRBAM-21-01858

A Rigorous Multi-Population Multi-lane Hybrid Traffic Model and its Mean-field Limit for Dissipation of Waves via Autonomous Vehicles.

Nicolas Kardous, University of California, Berkeley

Alexandre Bayen, University of California, Berkeley

 

8:30 AM PT

1368 - Emergency Evacuations

Thursday, January 28 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-00170

Understanding the Willingness to Share Resources in the Hurricane Irma Evacuation: A Multi-Modeling Approach

Stephen Wong, University of California, Berkeley

Mengqiao Yu, University of California, Berkeley

Anu Kuncheria, University of California, Berkeley

Susan Shaheen, University of California, Berkeley

Joan Walker, University of California, Berkeley

TRBAM-21-01647

Developing Transportation Response Strategies for Wildfire Evacuations via an Empirically Supported Traffic Simulation of Berkeley, California

Bingyu Zhao, University of California, Berkeley

Stephen Wong, University of California, Berkeley

 

Friday, Jan. 29, 2021 

8:30 AM PT

1433 - Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Methods for Transportation Applications (Part III)

Friday, January 29 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-00442

Travel and Built Environment: A Deep Learning Approach

Joan Walker, University of California, Berkeley

 

8:30 AM PT

1441 - Current Issues in Urban Air Mobility (UAM)

Friday, January 29 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-00693

Designing and Simulating Urban Air Mobility Vertiport Networks under Land Use Constraints

Pavan Yedavalli (pavyedav@berkeley.edu), University of California, Berkeley

           

10 AM PT

1449 - Predicting the Future of Mobility Systems: Automation, Transit, and Hailing

Friday, January 29 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-04145

A Glimpse of the Future: Simulating Life with Personally-Owned Autonomous Vehicles & Their Implications on Travel-Related Behaviors

Mustapha Harb, University of California, Berkeley

Joan Walker, University of California, Berkeley

 

11:30 AM PT

1465 - Public Transportation Fare Policy and Marketing: Research Results and Implications for Practice

Friday, January 29 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET

Poster

TRBAM-21-00400

A Comparison of Reduced Fare Programs for Low Income Transit Riders

Wesley Darling, University of California, Berkeley