Thursday, October 7, 2021 @ 12:00PM (EDT)
About the Webinar:
OneBusAway is an open-source mobile app that provides real-time transit information. Previous research by USF added the ability to passively collect (via opt-in process) multimodal travel behavior data directly from OneBusAway users. Over the past year, USF and TTI collaborated on evaluating the temporal and spatial accuracy of OneBusAway on several different mobile phone models in real-world travel settings. This joint presentation by USF and TTI will present preliminary research findings from this collaborative effort.
About the Presenters:
Shawn Turner is a Senior Research Engineer at TTI, where he has developed, conducted, and managed applied research for 29 years. Shawn is a nationally recognized expert with practical experience in multimodal travel data collection and analysis, performance measures and monitoring, and mobility analysis.
Sean J. Barbeau, Ph.D. is the Principal Mobile Software Architect for R&D at the Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida. His research interests include multimodal mobile apps, open-source software, standardized open data, and cybersecurity for mobile phones and transportation infrastructure. Dr. Barbeau holds a B.S. and M.S. in Computer Science from USF as well as a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from USF.
Wilson Lozano is a Computer Science and Engineering Ph.D. student at University of South Florida. He has been a research assistant at Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at University of South Florida since August 2020. Under supervision of Dr. Sean Barbeau, Wilson is doing research on activity recognition based on travel behavior data. His research interest includes mobile computing, mobile biometrics, machine learning, data science and applications for smart cities. Wilson Holds a B.S. in Computer Systems Engineering from the Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia, and a M.S. in Computer Engineering from the University of Puerto Rico in Mayagüez.
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