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 Hu, Xianbiao
 Civil, Arch & Environ Engr
 211 Butler-Carlton Hall
 ROLLA, MO 65409

University of Arizona, Doctor of Philosophy, 2013

Dr. Hu is an Assistant Professor at Missouri S&T, in its Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental engineering. Prior to joining Missouri S&T, he was the the Director of R&D at Metropia Inc., leading a team of talented researchers and developers to develop and apply advanced technologies, network models and mathematical algorithms in an incentive-based active mobility management system to reduce urban traffic congestions. His research focuses in the area of transportation system modeling and simulation, big data analytics, and intelligent transportation system (ITS). Dr. Hu was also an Affiliate Professor at the University of Arizona, actively engaged in academic research and student teaching and advising in its transportation engineering program. In addition, he was the General Manager of Metropia China, focusing on project collaborations overseas related to dynamic traffic assignment (DTA) and active traffic and demand management (ATDM).

Research Interests
- Smart transportation systems design, development and deployment
- Big data analytics and applications in transportation engineering
- Incentive-based travel behavior research
- Transportation system modeling and simulation
- Driving safety and insurance telematics
- Performance evaluation and traffic operation