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Sajad Shiravi













Sajad Shiravi, PhD Candidate

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
University of Waterloo
Office: Engineering2-
Phone: (519)888-4567, ext.
E-mail: sshiravi@uwaterloo.ca

About Sajad

Sajad is PhD student at the University of Waterloo. He received his master’s degree at the University of New Brunswick and completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Tehran, Iran.  In his master’s study he successfully designed and implemented a building/floorspace information extraction tool from remote sensing data using machine learning and data mining techniques in the ArcGIS platform in order to improve the data input for land-use transportation models. In his PhD study he is studying the use of Big Data for traffic management and control purposes. He has also had the opportunity to work with world-class engineers in the Iranian national oil company.  He is hardworking, self-motivated and is always excited to learn new things.

Research Interests

  • Big Data for traffic control/management
  • GIS in transportation (GIS-T)
  • Public Transport
  • Transportation Planning


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