*Please see the full list of the students at http://mobility.mit.edu/people and full list of theses by JTL-Transit Lab at https://www.transitlab.mit.edu/theses. Below are the theses that Prof. Zhao has (co-)supervised.

PhD, Jinhua as supervisor or co-supervisor
Xiaotong Guo (2024).  Towards A Robust Integrated Urban Mobility System: Public Transit and Rider-Sharing System. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Qingyi Wang (2024).  Innovations in Urban Computing: Uncertainty Quantification, Data Fusion, and Generative Urban Design. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Yunhan Zheng (2024).  Carrots and Sticks in Green Moves: Assessing the Mobility, Environmental, Economic, and Social Impacts of Sustainable Mobility Solutions. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Caros, N. (2023).  Preparing urban mobility for the future of work: impacts and adaptation. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Nate Bailey (2022).  Dynamic Ridesharing under Travel Time Uncertainty: Passenger Preference and Optimal Assignment Methods. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Baichuan Mo (2022).  Toward a Resilient Public Transit System: Effective Monitoring and Control under Service Disruptions. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Rosenblum, J. (2020).  Expanding access to the city : how public transit fare policy shapes travel decision making and behavior of low-income riders. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Moody, J. C. (2019).  Measuring Car Pride and its Implications for Car Ownership and Use across Individuals, Cities, and Countries. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Shenhao Wang (2019).  Deep Neural Networks for Choice Analysis. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Hongmou Zhang (2019).  Social Perspective of Mobility Sharing: Understanding, Utilizing, and Shaping Preference. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Zhan Zhao (2018).  Uncovering Individual Mobility Patterns from Transit Smart Card Data: Trip Prediction, Activity Inference, and Change Detection. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Anson Stewart (2017).  Advancing Accessibility: Public Transport and Urban Space. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Master, Jinhua as supervisor or co-supervisor
Xiaotong Guo (2023).  Enhancing the Shared Mobility Market: Dissolving Market Segmentation and Understanding Market Friction. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. MST,
Ebeid, E. (2022).  The Invisible Hand or the Handgun: Ride Hailing, Violence, and Political Settlements in the South African Urban Mobility Market. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. MCP/MST,
Lee, J. (2022).  Examining the Post-Pandemic Role of Shared Micromobility: A Study of Travel Behavior, Policy, and Equity in Motion. Institute for Data, Systems, and Society. TPP,
Farr, L. (2021).  Parking policy as a mechanism to reduce car ownership and use. Department of Urban Studies and Planning . MCP,
Koch, Z. (2021).  Nationwide Pedestrian Safety Analysis Using Crash and Survey Data. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. MCP,
Luo, R. Li- Jiang (2021).  Data-driven customer segmentation: Assessing disparities in COVID impact on public transit user groups and recovery. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master in City Planning, Master of Science in Transportation,
Patrick S. Meredith-Karam (2021).  Exogenous drivers of public transit and ride-hailing ridership: a study of policy intervention, COVID-19, and the relationship between ride-hailing and public transit in Chicago. Department of Urban Studies and Planning and The Institute For Data, Systems, and Society. Master of Science in Transportation and Master of Science in Technology and Policy,
Yunhan Zheng (2021).  Equality of opportunity in travel behavior prediction with deep neural networks and discrete choice models. Department of Urban Studies and Planning and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master in City Planning and Master of Science in Transportation,
Fissinger, M. Rose (2020).  Behavioral Dynamics of Public Transit Ridership in Chicago and Impacts of COVID-19. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. MST,
Anne Hudson (2020).  Where to Next? Analyzing Livability and Accessibility in the Later Stages of Life. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. MCP/MST,
Baichuan Mo (2020).  Network Performance Model for Urban Rail Systems. Department of Urban Studies and Planning and Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. MST/EECS,
Su, T. (2020).  Identifying Commuting Behavior Segments for TDM Program Design: University Case Study. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. MCP,
Arnell, M. (2019).  Shared Electric Scooters and Transportation Equity: A Multivariate Spatial Regression Analysis of Environmental Factors on Revealed Travel Behavior and Mode Shift Potential. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master in City Planning,
Apaar Bansal (2019).  Bundled Mobility Passes: A Framework for Partnership Between Public Transit and New Mobility Services. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master in City Planning and Master of Science in Transportation,
Jintai Li (2019).  Future Transit Service for A Broader User Base: Demand Analysis of Hypothetical Autonomous Vehicle Mobility Services Using a Stated Preference Approach. the Department of Urban Studies and Planning and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master in City Planning and Master of Science in Transportation,
Xuenan Ni (2019).  Factors Affecting Public Support of Transportation Policies: Using an International Survey and Hybrid Discrete Choice Modeling. Department of Urban Studies and Planning and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master in City Planning and Master of Science in Transportation,
Raman, K. (2019).  Travel Based Multitasking on the Mumbai Local and Metro: Measurement, Classification and Variation. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master in City Planning,
Basu, A. (2018).  Data-Driven Customer Segmentation and Personalized Information Provision in Public Transit. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Chen, L. (2018).  Simulation-Based Design of Integrated Public Transit and Shared Autonomous Mobility-on-Demand Systems. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Gillies, B. (2018).  Don’t Get Taken for a Ride! Designing and Implementing Effective Autonomous Vehicle Regulation in Toronto, Ontario. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning,
Liu, Y. (2018).  Micro Active Network After Massive Urban Expansion. Department of Architecture. Master of Science in Architecture Studies,
Scott Middleton (2018).  Discrimination, Regulation, and Design in Ridehailing. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master in City Planning and Master of Science in Transportation,
Adam Rosenfield (2018).  Driving Change: How Workplace Benefits Can Nudge Solo Car Commuters Toward Sustainable Modes. Department of Urban Studies and Planning and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master in City Planning and Master of Science in Transportation,
Jian Wen (2018).  Value of Information in Dispatching Shared Autonomous Mobility-on-Demand Systems: a Simulation Framework. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Zhang, D. (2018).  Rethinking Streets: Urban Life with Autonomous Vehicles. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of Science in Architecture Studies,
Menghan Li (2017).  Measuring Travel Equity and Representativeness: Opportunities and Challenges of Using Smartphone- based Travel Survey in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Department of Urban Studies and Planning, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of City Planning, Master of Science in Transportation,
Han Qiu (2017).  Dynamic Pricing in Shared Mobility on Demand Service and its Social Impacts Master of Science in Transportation. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation ,
Shenhao Wang (2017).  Automobile Regulations in China Examined from a Behavioral Perspective. Department of Urban Studies and Planning, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master in City Planning, Master of Science in Transportation,
Margo Dawes (2016).  Perspectives on the Ridesourcing Revolution : surveying individual attitudes toward Uber and Lyft to inform urban transportation policymaking. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning,
Jingkang Gao (2016).  Why the Chinese obey the law : case studies from transportation. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Philip Kreycik (2016).  Factors affecting the gas price elasticity of travel demand : implications for transportation emissions policy. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning,
Yan Leng (2016).  Urban computing using call detail records : mobility pattern mining, next-location prediction and location recommendation. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Corinna Li (2016).  Better, Quicker, Together: Enabling Public Transport Service Quality Co-monitoring Through a Smartphone-Based Platform. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning, Master of Science in Transportation,
Zelin Li (2016).  Smartphone-based Mobility Mapping and Perceived Air Quality Evaluation in Beijing. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning, Master of Science in Transportation,
Javier Morales-Sarriera (2016).  Productivity and costs in the transit sector : the impact of Baumol's cost disease. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Saul Wilson (2016).  Exploring Urban Activity Patterns Using Electric Smart Meter Data. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of Science in Transportation,
Gabriel Goulet Langlois (2015).  Exploring Regularity and Structure in Travel Behavior Using Smart Card Data. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Anne Halvorsen (2015).  Improving Transit Demand Management with Smart Card Data: General Framework and Applications. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Andrew Lai (2015).  Community Involvement in Commuter Rail Improvements: The Case of the Fairmount Line in Boston. Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning. Master in City Planning,
Ruishan Zheng (2015).  Establishing Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) on the ground : case-based analysis of implementing TOD in China. Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of Science in Transportation,
Rong Chen (2014).  Chinese Gated Community: Degree of Openness and the Social Impacts. Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning,
Liqun Chen (2014).  Redefining the Typology of Land Use in the Age of Big Data. Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning,
Liu Liu (2014).  C-IMAGE: City Cognitive Mapping through Geo-tagged Photos. Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning,
Qianqian Zhang (2014).  Crowdsourcing In Community Participatory Planning in China: Case Studies in Four Communities in Shenzhen. Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning,
Tim Baird (2013).  Towards Nudging Active Travel: Behavioral Interventions Using Mobile Technology. School of Community and Regional Planning. Master of Science,
Rupert Cambell (2013).  Prestige on Wheels: A Qualitative Study of Middle Class Life Aspirations and their Implications for Transportation Planning in Beijing. School of Community and Regional Planning. Master of Arts,
Xiaojie Chen (2013).  Regulating Car Ownership Growth in Chinese Mega Cities. Dept. of Civil Engineering. Master of Applied Science,
Zhan Zhao (2013).  Understanding Car Pride. Dept. of Civil Engineering. Master of Applied Science,
Maria Curro (2012).  Seniors' Perceptions Around Driving Cessation: A Multi-Ethnic, Multi-Cultural Perspective. School of Community and Regional Planning. Master of Arts,
Cindy Tse (2012).  Environmental Attitudes and Travel Behavior of Youth. Dept. of Civil Engineering. Master of Applied Science,
Qiuning Wang (2012).  A Shrinking Path for Bicycles: A Historical Review of Bicycle Use in Beijing. School of Community and Regional Planning. Master of Arts,
Nihit Jain (2011).  Assessing the Impact of Recent Fare Policy Changes on Public Transport Demand in London. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Michael Frumin (2010).  Automatic Data for Applied Railway Management: Passenger Demand, Service Quality Measurement, and Tactical Planning on the London Overground Network. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
Yang Jiang (2010).  Does Energy Follow Urban Form? An Examination of Neighborhoods and Transport Energy Use in Jinan, China. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning. Master of City Planning, Master of Science in Transportation,
Valerie Webb (2010).  Customer Loyalty in the Public Transportation Context. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Master of Science in Transportation,
PhD, Jinhua as committee member
Engelberg, D. (2023).  Embracing the Uncertain Future: Three Essay on Uncertainty in Analysis, Planning, and Policy Making. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Martello, M. (2023).  Climate Change Adaptation Planning and Decision Making for Transit Infrastructure. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Chen, S. (2022).  Efficient and Equitable Travel Demand Management Using Price and Quantity Controls. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Jungwoo Chun (2022).  New roles for intermediaries: the case of community-owned solar energy development. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
He, H. (2022).  Firms in Integrated Urban Models: Agglomeration Economies and the Dynamics of Employment Size Decisions. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Xie, Y. (2022).  Real-time Personalized Tolling with Long-term Objective. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Brazier, C. (2021).  Mobile Carbon Footprinting: Sensing and Shaping the Carbon Emissions of Daily Activities Using Digital Technologies. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Yonah Freemark (2020).  Mobility politics: Local ideologies in the multi-jurisdictional metropolis. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Masud, O. (2020).  Inside the App Bureaucracy: The Use of Smartphone Applications in Public Service Delivery Organizations in Pakistan. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Sun, R. (2020).  Online Learning and Optimization in Operations Management. Institute for Data, Systems, and Society. PhD,
Suo, D. (2020).  Towards Security by Design of Connected and Automated Vehicles: Cyber and Physical Threats, Mitigations, and Architectures. Department of Mechanical Engineering. PhD,
Liu, J. (2019).  On Traffic Disruptions: Event Detection from Visual Data and Bayesian Congestion Game. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Kim, E. (2018).  Frames and Games: Testing a Public Health Orientation to Climate Adaptation Planning. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Kishimoto, P. (2018).  Transport demand in China: Estimation, projection, and policy assessment. Institute for Data, Systems, and Society. PhD,
Peyman Noursalehi (2018).  Decision support platform for urban rail systems: Real-time crowding prediction and information generation. Transportation Engineering. PhD,
Ponce-Lopez, R. (2018).  An exploration of non-work destinations in Singapore. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Xu, J. (2018).  Household moving and tenure behavior: Translating retrospective "Recent Mover" surveys into prospective moving decisions. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Kim, C. Il (2017).  Urban spatial structure, housing markets, and resilience to natural hazards. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Viggiano, C. (2017).  Bus network sketch planning with origin-destination travel data. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Liyan Xu (2016).  Urbanization Process Models, Internal Rural-Urban Migration, and the Role of Institutions in China Three Essays on Urbanization and Migration. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
Gabriel Sanchez-Martinez (2015).  Real-Time Operations Planning and Control of High-Frequency Transit. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Yuan Xiao (2014).  Making Land Fly: Institutionalization of China’s Land Quota Markets and Its Implications for Urbanization, Property Rights, and Intergovernmental Politic. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,
David Block-Schachter (2012).  Hysteresis and Urban Rail: The Effects of Past Urban Rail on Current Residential and Travel Choices. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering. PhD,
Jinhua Zhao (2009).  Preference Accommodating and Preference Shaping: Incorporating Traveler Preferences into Transportation Planning. Department of Urban Studies and Planning. PhD,