Vincenzo Punzo is Associate Professor with the Department of Civil, Building and Environmental Engineering of the University of Naples Federico II. He received his M.Sc. in Civil Engineering and his Ph.D. in Transportation Engineering from the same University in 1998 and 2002 respectively, where he was Assistant Professor from 2005 to 2011. From 2011 to 2013 he was Senior Researcher at the European Commission Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy. Dr. Punzo?s research interests include traffic flow modelling and control under uncertainty, railway simulation and optimization, intelligent transportation systems (ITS), driving simulation and road safety. He recently chaired the EU COST Action TU0903 - MULTITUDE on the topic of the management of uncertainty in traffic simulation and is an editorial board member of Transportation Research C and of the International Journal of Transportation, and a Member of the TRB?s Traffic Flow Theory and Characteristics Committee (AHB45). Among others, he was recipient of the 2012 TRB?s Greenshields Prize.
1. Traffic flow modelling and control 2. Uncertainty management 3. Railway simulation and optimization