Shadi Djavadian

Shadi Djavadian

Senior Postdoc, 2020

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Shadi Djavadian is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Laboratory of Innovations in Transportation at Ryerson University working under the supervision of Dr. Bilal Farooq. Her research explores the applications of automation & communication in vehicles, their effect on reducing congestion and GHG emissions. Her research also looks at mobility behaviour & response to automation.

Shadi received Bachelor of Applied Science in Civil Engineering and Master of Transportation Engineering from University of Toronto, Canada. In 2009 she was a visiting student at UC Berkeley Institute of Transportation Studies. Before starting her Ph.D. in 2013 at Ryerson University she was a researcher from 2011-2012 at the Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands.

Research Interests

  • Distributed Control of Multi-agent Systems

  • Agent-based Modeling & Simulation

  • Travel Demand & Behaviour Modelling

  • Mobility as a Service

Research Highlights

  • Ryerson University Doctoral Completion Award

  • Ph.D. dissertation nominated for Governor General’s Gold Medal Award

  • MITACS Accelerate Fellowship

Contact us


Centre for Urban Innovation
CUI-330, Ryerson University
44 Gerrard Street East, Toronto ON M5G 1G3, Canada

416 979-5000 ext 556456