Professor (McKnight Land-Grant Professor), Computer Science & Engineering
Tian He's research on transportation focuses on the life cycle of data-driven urban transportation systems, including mobile data collection, cross-model data fusion, heterogeneous transit model integration, data analytics, and ITS optimization, control, and deployment. His projects cover a wide range of transportation systems, including taxis, buses, trucks, subways, and personal vehicles.
He earned his doctorate in the department of computer science at the University of Virginia. Dr. He is the author and coauthor of more than 200 papers in premier network journals and conferences with over 17,000 citations. He is the recipient of the NSF CAREER Award, George W. Taylor Distinguished Research Award, and McKnight Land-Grant Professorship and many best paper awards at reputable conferences. His research is supported by National Science Foundation, IBM, Microsoft, and other agencies.