Dr. Shaurya Agarwal is currently (2018-present) an Assistant Professor in the Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering Department at the University of Central Florida. He is the founding director of Urban Intelligence and Smart City (URBANITY) Lab. He was previously (2016-18) an Assistant Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the California State University, Los Angeles. He completed his post-doctoral research at New York University (2016) and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from University of Nevada, Las Vegas (2015). HisB.Tech. degree is in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati. His research focuses on interdisciplinary areas of cyber-physical systems, smart and connected transportation, and connected and autonomous vehicles. Passionate about cross-disciplinary research, he integrates control theory, information science, data-driven techniques, and mathematical modeling in his work. He has published over 23 peer- reviewed publications and multiple conference papers on various topics including intelligent transportation systems, modeling and control of cyber-physical systems, and information spread on social media. His work has been funded by several private and government agencies.
1. Connected and Autonomous Urban Mobility 2. Data-driven Modeling and Control 3. Mean Field Game Theory 4. Physics-informed Probabilistic Machine Learning