COVID-19: Analysis of Trends and Transportation Patterns

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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This event will take place via zoom webinar, meeting ID 644-027-449 or use

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COVID-19: Analysis of Trends and Transportation Patterns

Xifeng Yan, PhD & Chair of Computer Science at UCSB and Kostas Goulias, PhD and Professor of Transportation at the UCSB Department of Geography discuss COVID-19: Analysis of Trends and Transportation Patterns.

About the Speakers


 Xifeng Yan | UCSB Computer ScienceXifeng Yan, PhD

Xifeng Yan, PhD

Venkatesh Narayanamurti Chair of Computer Science UCSB

Dr. Yan’s research involves modeling, managing, and mining graphs in information networks, computer systems, social media, and bioinformatics. His presentation focuses on COVID-19 Trend Analysis Using Neural Models.


Kostas Goulias (@KostasGoulias) | Twitter

Kostas Goulias, PhD

Professor of Transportation

UCSB Department of Geography

Konstadinos (Kostas) Goulias is co-director of the GeoTrans Laboratory. His research interests include transportation systems modeling and simulation, travel behavior, transportation planning, and geographic information science. He will address Impacts in the Life of Angelenos of COVID-19: Evidence from a National Dashboard and the 1000 Participants in the GeoTrans May 2020 Survey.