Transportation modeling; applied operations research
Buffalo NY, 14260
Phone: (716) 645-2427
Autonomous Vehicles and Emerging Mobility Systems
Disaster Operations Management
Dr. Kang's research attempts to improve the design, planning and operations of complex public and private transportation systems using mathematical optimization methods that consider realistic transportation behaviors. Her research has focused on application areas such as the evaluation of the infrastructure requirements for alternatively fueled vehicles, impacts of autonomous vehicles on transportation systems, optimization of paratransit services, disaster operations management, and understanding rider preferences in multi-modal transportation systems.