Zhenyu Wang, Ph.D. – Research Associate

Zhenyu Wang, Ph.D.

Traffic Operations & Safety Research Associate

Email: zwang9@cutr.usf.edu 

Phone: 813-974-8998

 

 

 

 

 

Education:

Ph. D., Civil Engineering, University of South Florida

M.S., Civil Engineering, Chang’An University

B.S., Electrical Engineering, Taiyuan University of Technology

 

Specialties:

Access Management

Computer Application in Transportation Engineering

Data Management in Transportation Engineering

Geotechnical Laboratory

Intelligent Transportation Systems

 

 

Bio:

Zhenyu Wang’s research and teaching interests focuses on transportation safety, traffic engineering and operations, intelligent transportation systems, traffic simulation, and application development in transportation engineering. Zhenyu Wang has conducted 17 funded research projects, published 11 academic papers on peer-review journals, and developed four transportation software packages for Florida DOT. He also served as instructors of graduate/undergraduate courses, reviewers for academic journals, and members of thesis/dissertation committees.

 

Representative Experience:

Research Associate                            September, 2013 –

Center for Urban Transportation Research, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida

Research Specialist                             January, 2012 – September, 2013

Center for Urban Transportation Research, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida

Postdoctoral Scholar                          May, 2008 – December, 2011

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida

 

 

Developed Transportation Software:

Florida Straight-Line Diagrammer

Statistics Office, Florida Department of Transportation, 2009 – 2011

Florida SafetyAnalyst Data Convertor

Safety Office, Florida Department of Transportation, 2009

Florida Work Zone Crash Database

Construction Office, Florida Department of Transportation, 2007

Prioritization of Intersections for Safety and Operational Improvements

Traffic Engineering and Operations Office, Florida Department of Transportation, 2005