Roxana Javid

Roxana Javid

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Engineering Technology
Office: Hubert D Rm. 423B/425
Phone: 912.358.4268
Fax: Not Available
Email: javidr@savannahstate.edu

Biography

Roxana J. Javid joined Savannah State University in 2016 as an assistant professor of Civil Engineering and the director of the Transportation Infrastructures and Geotechnics Education and Research (TIGER) Group. She received her Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, with an emphasis in sustainable transportation from Texas Tech University in 2016. Prior to that, she obtained her M.Sc. in Civil Engineering from Sharif University of Technology in 2012 and her B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from Amirkabir University of Technology in 2009. She has been actively involved in a number of state and federal research projects during the last four years focusing on sustainable transportation and transportation infrastructure. Dr. Javid conducts research and educational activities. In particular, she investigates the contribution of road transportation to global warming, as well as the integration of diverse data sources to discover the role of sustainable transportation policies in emission mitigation. Her main areas of research interest are big data statistical analysis, sustainable policy evaluation, transportation planning and climate change, transportation and public health, alternative fuel vehicle adoption, and High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes.

Research Interests

Sustainable Transportation; Big Data Statistical Analysis; Transportation Infrastructure; Transportation Policy Analysis; Energy Policy; Transportation Impacts on Climate Change.

Education

PhD, Civil Engineering - Texas Tech University
Masters – Other, Civil Engineering - Transportation Engineering - Sharif University of Technology
Bachelors - Other, Civil Engineering - Amirkabir University of Technology

Awards & Honors

Name: Research Travel Award
Organization: Texas Tech University
Date: 6/30/2016


Name: First Place Award, 15th Annual Graduate Research Poster Competition
Organization: Texas Tech University
Date: 3/25/2016


Name: Research Travel Award
Organization: Texas Tech University
Date: 6/30/2015


Name: Presidential Doctoral Scholarship
Organization: Texas Tech University
Date: 1/1/2015


Name: Presidential Doctoral Scholarship
Organization: Texas Tech University
Date: 1/1/2014


Name: Presidential Doctoral Scholarship
Organization: Texas Tech University
Date: 1/1/2013


Name: Presidential Doctoral Scholarship
Organization: Texas Tech University
Date: 1/1/2012

Publications

Title: Modeling Household Energy Expenditure in the United States
Publication Date: 3/31/2017
Volume: 69
Page Number: 822-832
Type: Journal Article, Professional Journal
Authors: Mahmoud Salari, Roxana Javid,

Title: A Comprehensive Model of Regional Electric Vehicle Adoption and Penetration
Publication Date: 2/28/2017
Publisher: Elsevier
Volume: 54
Page Number: 30–42
Type: Journal Article, Professional Journal
Authors: Roxana Javid, Ali Nejat,

Title: Online Estimation of Travel Time Variability Using the Integrated Traffic Incident and Weather Data
Publication Date: 1/1/2017
Publisher: Transportation Research Board In: Proceedings of the 96th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. 2017
Type: Conference Proceeding
Authors: Roxana Javid,

Title: The Effect of Changing Ethanol Production on the Harvested Area and CO2 Emissions
Publication Date: 12/26/2016
Volume: 1
Issue: 2
Page Number: 71-81
Type: Journal Article, Professional Journal
Authors: Mahmoud Salari, Roxana Javid,

Title: The Effect of Biodiesel Production in the United States on the CO2 Emissions and Oilseeds Harvest
Publication Date: 12/26/2016
Volume: 1
Issue: 2
Page Number: 82-96
Type: Journal Article, Professional Journal
Authors: Roxana Javid, Mahmoud Salari,

Title: Residential Energy Demand in the United States: Analysis Using Static and Dynamic Approaches
Publication Date: 11/30/2016
Publisher: Elsevier
Volume: 98
Page Number: 637-649
Type: Journal Article, Professional Journal
Authors: Mahmoud Salari, Roxana Javid,

Title: Age Differences in Individual Relocation Decisions After Tornadoes: A Multilevel Analysis
Publication Date: 11/1/2016
Publisher: Oxford Univ Press Inc.
Volume: 56
Page Number: 443
Type: Conference Proceeding
Authors: Z Cong, A Nejat, D Liang, Y Pei, Roxana Javid,

Title: The Environmental Impacts of Carpooling in the United States
Publication Date: 8/20/2016
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Roxana J. Javid, Ali Nejat, Mahmoud Salari,

Title: Greenhouse Gas and Air Pollution Emission Reduction from Incentivized Carpooling
Publication Date: 6/30/2016
Volume: 3
Issue: 2
Page Number: S71
Type: Journal Article, Professional Journal
Authors: Roxana J. Javid,

Title: The Effect of Changing Ethanol Production on the Area Harvested and CO2 Emissions
Publication Date: 1/1/2015
Type: Conference Proceeding
Authors: Mahmoud Salari, Roxana Javid,