Dr. Xiaopeng (Shaw) Li is an associate professor and Susan A. Bracken Faculty Fellow (first holder) in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of South Florida (USF). He is the director for one USDOT national university transportation center, National Institute for Congestion Reduction (NICR). He is the founder of the Connected and Automated Transportation Systems Lab that houses two L3 connected automated vehicles equipped with the USDOT CARMA platform. He is a recipient of a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award. He has served as the PI or a co-PI for a number of federal (NSF, USDOT, USDOE), local (e.g., state DOTs, UTCs, I-4 Corridor Program) and industry grants, amounting to a total budget over $14 million. He has published around 70 peer- reviewed journal papers, many of which are in top journals such as IEEE T-ITS, Transportation Research Part B, Transportation Science and Operations Research. He has served as a member on the Transportation Network Modeling Committee (ADB30) and the Traffic Flow Theory and Characteristics (AHB45) of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) and an Associate Editor for IIE Transactions and have also served on the editorial boards for Transportation Research Part B, Part C, Part E, the ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, etc. Dr. Li received a B.S. degree (2006) in civil engineering with a computer engineering minor from Tsinghua University, China, a M.S. degree (2007) and a Ph.D. (2011) degree in civil engineering along with a M.S. degree (2010) in applied mathematics from the University of Illinois at Urban-Champaign, USA.
1. Connected & Automated Vehicles 2. Shared & Electric Vehicles 3. Interdependent Infrastructure Systems 4. Operations Research & Artificial Intelligence