Prof. Xiaopeng Li
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering,
University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
Dr Xiaopeng (Shaw) Li is currently an associate professor at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison). Prior to joining UW-Madison, he was a faculty member at the University of South Florida. He has served as the director of one USDOT national university transportation centre, the National Institute for Congestion Reduction (NICR). He established the Connected and Automated Transportation Systems Lab that developed a multi-scale CAV testbed including multiple full-scale and reduced-scale CAVs and associated system units. He was the holder of the Susan A. Bracken Faculty Fellowship and the Vasant Surti Fellowship at USF. He is a recipient of a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award. He is a senior member of IEEE. He has served as the PI or a Co-PI for a number of federal (NSF, USDOT, USDOE), local (e.g., state DOTs, UTCs, I-4 Corridor Program), and industry grants. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed journal papers. His major research interests include automated vehicle traffic control and connected & interdependent infrastructure systems.