Category: NASA

  • NSF CISE Information Theoretic Navigation

    NSF CISE Information Theoretic Navigation

    Part of this project was in collaboration with NASA JPL MAARS: Machine learning-based Analytics for Rover Systems. Imagine you are a food writer for a magazine, sent to a city for a day to discover and report on local cuisine. You have three meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) over which to gather information and maximize […]

  • Pugh wins Honorable Mention at the INFORMS MIF Student Poster Competition

    Pugh wins Honorable Mention at the  INFORMS MIF Student Poster Competition

    Nigel Pugh, Honorable Mention award winner with his poster presentation of “Safe and Optimal Pedestrian Navigation in a Dynamic Emergency Environment” at the INFORMS MIF Student Poster Competition.

  • Darko wins NCDOT Summit Poster Competition

    Darko wins NCDOT Summit Poster Competition

    Justice Darko, 2nd place student award winner with his poster presentation of “Modeling and Assessing the Impact of a Traveler’s Preference on Transit Route-Choice Behavior”

  • Park & NASA-JPL Education

    Park & NASA-JPL Education

    Finding the best driving route for a Mars rover isn’t as easy as turning on a navigation app – but John Park and Hiro Ono want to make it so. A program at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is helping them turn their idea into a reality, all while promoting diversity in STEM. A tenure-track faculty […]

  • COOPERATIVE TRAFFIC MONITORING

    COOPERATIVE TRAFFIC MONITORING

    Travelers’ rationality in anticipatory online emergency response. Sole PI Park (NCA&T) Sponsor: USDOT Tier 1 CATM 2/2018 – 8/2019 Abstract Exhibit F Deep Learning Software for Traffic State Prediction PI, Co-PI Park (NCA&T) Sponsor: NC Transportation Center of Excellence in Advanced Technology Mobility and Congestion. 8/2020 – 7/2022 Information-theoretic Route Planning for Heli. 2019 Visiting Professor […]