Farideddin Peiravian

    Email Address: peiravi@uic.edu
    College: Engineering Department: Civil and Materials Engineering
    Title: Clinical Assistant Professor
    Office: ERF 3067 Phone: 312-355-1580
    Webpage: https://cme.uic.edu/profiles/peiravian/
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    Traffic Engineering
    Complete Streets
    Active Transportation (Walking, biking)
    Public Transportation
    Transportation Safety
    Transportation Accessibility
    CivilMatics (Applications of Drones and UAVs, CAD, GPS, GIS, and RS in Civil Engineering)

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 5

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Minimum GPA: B (3.0/4.0)
    Preferred Major: Civil Engineering, Urban Planning
    Year in college: 2+

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    Under the guidance and supervision of the professor:
    - State-of-the-art literature review of the selected topic
    - State-of-the-practice literature review of the selected topic
    - Development of a sound methodology
    - Identify a location/area in Chicago or Illinois where the selected topic can be applied
    - Obtain data from city or state sources
    - Perform the analysis and come up with practical recommendations

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