Student Spotlight: Wilson Lozano

Wilson Lozano is a research assistant and Ph.D. student in computer science and engineering. After graduation Wilson hopes to continue in academics as a CSI professor and continue his research with AI and human behavior. Wilson is focused on assistive technologies for older adults. In addition, Wilson also wants to research more on human travel…

Poojitha Bolleni

Student Spotlight: Poojitha Bolleni

Poojitha Bolleni is a graduate student research assistant working with CUTR’s Sara Hendricks. Poojitha is currently working on piloting vehicle occupancy detection on managed lanes using an innovative mobility platform to increase carpooling and reduce pollution in collaboration with NICR (National Institute for Congestion Reduction). While working with her father (an automobile engineer), Poojitha became fascinated with vehicles…

Student Spotlight: Runan Yang

Runan Yang has worked as a graduate assistant at CUTR for five years. During this time, she has worked alongside Chanyoung Lee, Ph.D., Pei-Sung Lin, Ph.D., and Zhenyu Wang, Ph.D. Runan worked on multiple transportation research projects including street lighting measurements for FDOT District 7, dynamic crash prediction methodologies, and many others. Her research interests…

Student Spotlight: Saeid Soleimaniamiri

Saeid Soleimaniamiri has experience in emerging technologies (connected & automated vehicles), traffic flow and capacity analysis, and transportation network modeling. He is a Ph.D. candidate in the Civil and Environmental Department at the University of South Florida (USF). He works as a graduate research assistant at the Connected & Autonomous Transportation Systems (CATS) lab, which…

Student Spotlight: Qianwen (Cami) Li

Qianwen (Cami) Li is a transportation engineering student at the University of South Florida. Before attending USF, Cami earned her bachelor’s degree from Shandong University in China. She loves working in the field of transportation because it affects our everyday life. Cami is extremely passionate about making transportation systems safer, but she also aspires to…