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Cristina Olaverri Monreal
Senior Editor
Bio:
Cristina Olaverri Monreal is a Professor at the Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria, holding the BMK endowed Professorship and Chair for Sustainable Transport Logistics 4.0. She received her Masters and PhD degrees from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitt (LMU) in Munich, Germany in cooperation with BMW. She has been working internationally in the industry and in the academia, on studying solutions for an efficient and effective transportation, focusing particularly on minimizing the barrier between users and road systems. To this end, she relies on the automation, wireless communication and sensing technologies that pertain to the field of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). She is the current president elect of the IEEE ITS Society. She has been recognized for her dedicated contribution to continuing education in the field of ITS with the 2017 IEEE Educational Activities Board Meritorious Achievement Award in Continuing Education.
Research Interests
1. Sustainable Transportation 2. Human Factors 3. Driving Simulation Tools 4. Human Machine Interaction