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Lecture Social Skills

Joene Vieira-Santos

no day 17 from October to Joene Professor Vieira Santos gave a lecture " Social Skills" for graduate students of the Transport department. Also present, graduate students of the structures department, Geotechnical and Materials, They are participating in the joint discipline of CPG for pedagogical preparation of students.
Dr. Joene is a psychologist, Specialist in Education and Technology and professor at the University of São Paulo Adventist Center. Source of funds: EESC USP Capes and / PROAP.

Prize Catedra Aberts USP 2018

The award of the 4th edition of the Prize Abertis Chair - USP in Management
Transport Infrastructures, held on 11 of September, the building
headquarters Arteris, in Sao Paulo, selected academic papers
master's and doctoral students in the field of transport in Brazil.
The best work, related to road safety issue, it was
Monique Martins Gomes authored by Graduate Program
School of Transportation Engineering of São Carlos USP Engineering,
Spatial models entitled accident forecast: an assessment of
performance of the models from the incorporation of information
improved and the appropriateness of different approaches to spatial modeling,
driven Pr. Drag. Cira Souza Pitombo, in partnership with the University
na Hasselt Belgium, directed by Prof.. 1. Tom Brijs, co-driven by
Prof. 1. but Pirdavani. In the picture the author is represented by student
Murilo Santos PhD and Prof.. Ciro growing.

Symposium 2019 do PPG-ET

The event featured two seminars: O I Land Transport Seminar it's the II Mixtures of Asphalt Recycling Seminar. The meetings were aimed at undergraduate and graduate and professional road area of ​​public agencies and highway concessionaires. Ocorrerma lectures of Brazilian experts and abroad, with German participants, Belgium, U.S, Italy and France, plus discussion sessions.


short course - Professor Professor Ali Pirdavani, Hasselt University

Lily Profa, University of Florida

ANPET award 2018 Scientific Production

Among the highlights were the graduate student Luan Guilherme Carvalho Staichak and teacher advisor José Reynaldo Setti, by STT, awarded in the subject area Urban Traffic and Road, with the calibration work VISSIM trucks performance model using GPS data embedded.

In the subject area models and Transportation Planning Techniques, the graduate student Samuel Marques de France and the guiding teacher Cira Souza Pitombo, by STT, They were awarded for work passenger volume estimate along public transport routes by bus from the Geostatistical.

In the subject area Physical Planning Transport, doctoral students and Marcelo Monari Francisco Roza de Moraes and Paulo Cesar Lima oriented teachers Segantine Irenaeus and da Silva were awarded the work Comparative analysis between stress level assessment models related to cyclists in the identification process of cycle routes: a case study for the city of Bariri-SP.

The congress was organized by the National Association for Research and Education in Transportation (ANPET), which has among its objectives to act as a discussion forum in which all spheres related to transportation activity, whether academic, scientific, professionals, private or government.

A graduate of the Program, Professor Dr. Karla Cristina Rodrigues Silva, He received the award for best PhD thesis - "Rating accident prediction models on two-lane highways in Brazil", directed by Professor Antonio Clovis Pinta Ferraz, the Graduate Program in School of Transport Engineering of São Carlos, University of São Paulo.


Free Training Wolfram Language students graduate and faculty of the Department of Transport Engineering (STT) It occurs today, 03/07/2018, no LEI (Computerised Teaching Laboratory) Department of Transportation Engineering. The training will be held by the representative of Wolfram Research in Brazil, Daniel Carvalho, at the invitation of Professor André Luiz B. N. da Cunha.
A Wolfram Language It provides free software for academic licenses, so if you want to install and use the software directly to your notebook, use your email @usp.br and download the program following this link.
2O. GeoSanca day it happens 19 June 2018 and it was organized by Professor Jefferson Lins da Silva, accredited advisor in the Postgraduate Program in Transport Engineering and the mediator was the Professor Glauco Túlio Pessa Fabbri.

Research on resilience of urban mobility to lack of fuel, directed by Professor Antonio Nelson Rodrigues da Silva and developed by graduate student Marcel Martins It was featured on radio Senate.
The full interview can be accessed at the address: https://www12.senado.leg.br/radio/1/conexao-senado/pesquisa-mede-resiliencia-da-mobilidade-urbana-a-falta-de-combustivel
A summary text can be accessed in the Journal of USP, the address: https://jornal.usp.br/ciencias/ciencias-exatas-e-da-terra/pesquisa-mede-resiliencia-da-mobilidade-urbana-a-falta-de-combustível/
Guiding students and the PPG-ET ANPET received the Award for Scientific Production 2017:
- Professor Antonio Nelson Rodrigues da Silva and graduate student Marcel Carlos Martins da Mata, with the job: "A strategy for the evaluation of resilience in urban mobility" and
- Teacher Cira Souza Pitombo and students Henrique Guimarães Stramandinoli, of undergraduate and master Andreza Dornelas de Souza, with the job: "Performance analysis of machine learning algorithms for disaggregated analysis of commuting".

PhD student Fabio S. Vieira He received the best thesis award in transport safety 2O. Abertis Chair Award-USP.

Recent Thesis Defenses


Candidate: Paola Yumi Matsumoto (Master's Qualification)
Title: "Calibration of the Cellular Automata Model for Simulating the Behavior of Vehicle Traffic on Highways in São Paulo"
Data: 24/09/2020
Schedule: 08:00h
Remote Defense Link: meet.google.com/anh-bzfj-kbm
members Headlines:
Prof. Dr. André Luiz Nunes Barbosa da Cunha (Advisor) (participation by videoconference)
Prof. Doctor Lucas Assirati - STT / EESC-USP (participation by videoconference).
Prof. Doctor José Elievam Bessa Júnior - UFMG (participation by videoconference)

Candidate: Felipe Santos Brandão (Master of Defense)
Title: “Study on the incorporation of soy-based bio-oils as recycling agents of asphalt binders“
Data: 28/09/2020
Schedule: 13:00h
Remote Defense Link: meet.google.com/vry-mtyc-gtq
members Headlines:
Prof. Associated Adalberto Leandro Faxina (Advisor) (participation by videoconference)
Prof.. Doctor Leni Figueiredo Mathias Leite (UFRJ / CUPS) (participation by videoconference)
Prof.. PhD Sandra de Aguiar Soares (UFC) (participation by videoconference)