Congratulations to our Chair Mohamed Abdel-Aty, on being Honored As UCF Trustee Chair!

Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty is a Pegasus Professor of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering, Deputy Director of the Center for Advanced Transportation Systems Simulation, and Chair of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering. He has co-authored more than 400 papers. According to Google Scholar, he has more than 9,000 citations (about 6,000 of which appear in the past six years) and his research has resulted in more than $14 million in external funding. As the first to study the safety of toll roads and plazas and provide guidance for safety improvements, his research has garnered attention by the Associated Press and 160 newspapers. Dr. Aty has mentored 33 doctoral, 40 masters students, more than five undergraduates, and more than 20 post-doctoral associates and visiting scholars.