Ms. Taraneh Ardalan

University of Pittsburgh

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University of Pittsburgh


With an M.Sc in Civil Engineering focusing on Traffic and Transportation Engineering from Florida Atlantic University, Taraneh is pursuing her Ph.D. at the University of Pittsburgh as a Graduate Research Assistant. During her master's, she has contributed to many research projects sponsored by local, state, and federal transportation agencies. Taraneh has received several prestigious awards including the Best Master Poster Award and the First Place of Three Minute Thesis Award at both college and university level, and the WTS Pittsburgh Chapter Leadership Legacy Scholarship for Graduates. She has published and presented in several conferences including the TRB annual meeting, IEEE ITS Conference, etc. Ms. Ardalan is also working actively in different student organizations. She was the founder and president of the WTS FAU Student Chapter and the vice-president of the ITE FAU Student Chapter during her M.Sc.