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Song Gao

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Research and Background

Song Gao is a professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Dr. Gao’s research focuses on transportation network modeling and optimization, and econometric and psychological models of traveler behavior, with applications in sustainable transportation systems, and smart and shared mobility. Dr. Gao’s recent and ongoing projects have focused on GHG reduction and energy efficiency, including two projects sponsored by MassDOT on eco-driving and zero-emission vehicles, and one project in collaboration with MIT sponsored by ARPA-E on using incentives to nudge travelers to make more environmentally friendly travel choices.

Connect with Song Gao

Song Gao
214C Marston Hall, College of Engineering, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Massachusetts, 130 Natural Resources Road,
Amherst, Massachusetts 01003