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Mohamed Abdel-Aty received his doctoral degree in 1995 from the University of California, Davis. Abdel-Aty has served as assistant, associate and full professor at the University of Central Florida, and was formerly the chair of the Department of Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering for 10 years. He has also served in the capacity of graduate program coordinator for the department. Abdel-Aty graduated 44 doctoral and 63 master's students. He has co-authored 445 journal publications.

Recent Publications

  • Wang C., Abdel-Aty M., Han L. (2024) Effects of speed difference on injury severity of freeway rear-end crashes: Insights from correlated joint random parameters bivariate probit models and temporal instability, Analytic Methods in Accident Research, Volume 42, June 2024, 100320
  • Hasan T. and Abdel-Aty M. (2024) Short-Term Safety Performance Functions by Random Parameters Negative Binomial-Lindley Model for Part-Time Shoulder Use, Accident Analysis and Prevention Volume 199, May 2024, 1074.
  • Abdel-Aty M., Ugan J., Islam Z. (2024) Exploring the Influence of Drivers’ Visual Surroundings on Speeding Behavior, Accident Analysis and Prevention Volume 198, April 2024, 107479.
  • Ding S., Abdel-Aty M., Wang Z., Wang D. (2024) Insights into Vehicle Conflicts based on Traffic Flow Dynamics, Scientific Reports, Sci Rep14, 1536 (2024)
  • Ugan J., Abdel-Aty M., Islam Z. (2024) Using Connected Vehicle Trajectory Data to Evaluate the Effects of Speeding, IEEE Open Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems, Vol 5, pages 16-28
  • Barbour N., Abdel-Aty M., Mannering F. (2024) Retaining the transportation benefits of COVID-19 induced work from home: Understanding the role of worker productivity, International Journal of Sustainable Transportation. Published online: 17 Feb 2024
  • Yue L., Abdel-Aty M., Zaki M., Zheng O., Wu Y., Yu B. (2024) Understanding E-bicycle Overtaking Strategy: Insights from Inverse Reinforcement Learning Modeling, Transportmetrica A: Transport Science (TTRA) Transportmetrica A: Transport Science, Volume 20 Issue 2.
  • Yuan R, Abdel-Aty M., Xiang Q, Wang Z., Gu X. (2024) A Temporal Multi-Gate Mixture-of-Experts Approach for Vehicle Trajectory and Driving Intention Prediction, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Vehicles, Vol 9, Issue 1, Page(s): 1204 - 1216


  • University of California, Davis Civil Engineering (Ph.D.)
  • Alexandria University Civil Engineering (M.S.)
  • Alexandria University Civil Engineering (B.S.)


Transportation technology; traffic safety data, design, performance, analysis, evaluation, management and planning; intelligent transportation systems; connected vehicles; automated vehicles; active traffic management; traffic and signal prediction; traffic simulation; digital twinning; transportation demand analysis; computer vision; machine learning; statistical and econometrics applications in transportation engineering.

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