COTA Media Center
Monday, May 15, 2017.
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COTA Faculty Highlight
Dr. Jing Dong (Assistant Professor at Iowa State University)
Dr. Jing Dong is an assistant professor of transportation engineering in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering at Iowa State University (ISU). Dr. Dong received the B.S. degree in Automation and the M.S. degree in Systems Engineering from Tsinghua University in 2001, 2003, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Northwestern University in 2009. Before joining ISU, she worked at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory as a research staff member from 2010 to 2012. From 2009 to 2010, she was a postdoctoral researcher at the Northwestern University Transportation Center.
Dr. Dong’s primary research interests include transportation energy analysis, traffic operations, and network modeling. Her current research is focused on evaluating and improving the mobility, safety, and environmental sustainability of multimodal transportation systems. She is an author or co-author of 24 refereed journal publications and 33 refereed conference papers. Dr. Dong is a member of the Transportation Research Board Committee on Traffic Flow Theory and Characteristics (AHB 45), Transportation Network Modeling (ADB30), and User Information Systems (AND 20).
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