Yu Shen

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Postdoc Associate (SMART FM)

I am a postdoctoral researcher at Future Urban Mobility (FM) IRG of Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) center, Singapore. I am working with Prof. Jinhua Zhao on FM Phase 2 project: Behavior Mobility Management. Prior to working in Singapore, I receive my PhD degree from Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal, with the top grades of Pass with Distinction and Honour. The title of my dissertation is the impacts of high speed rail on urban configurations. My research interests include spatial discrete choice modelling, land-use transportation interaction (LUTI) models, capacity constrained accessibility, individual-based simulations, transport economics and policies, etc. I was a visiting doctoral researcher at DUPS of MIT from 2014 to 2015. I also hold a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Science and Engineering from Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China and a Master’s degree in Transport Systems from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden.

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