ICT Director & Grainger Distinguished Chair in Engineering
Al-Qadi leads the Illinois Center for Transportation and the initiative of the Illinois Autonomous and Connected Track. He is an internationally renowned engineer and scholar in transportation engineering research, sustainability, airfield and highway pavement mechanics, electrified freight and platoons, and ground-penetrating radar.
Hajj conducts research focused on smart and sustainable transportation infrastructure, with a particular emphasis on innovative infrastructure materials and facilities that improve transportation safety, efficiency and sustainability. He also serves as ICT’s asphalt materials lead.
Senior Research Projects Coordinator
Lorbiecki coordinates ICT-IDOT research projects and is responsible for reviewing project workplans and budgets, monitoring project status to ensure compliance with research objectives and preparing technical research discussion summaries.
Senior Technical Communications Coordinator
Macomber provides technical editing of ICT research reports, academic journal articles and conference papers. Additionally, she writes articles that highlight research results and implementable project outcomes. She also manages ICT's website and social media accounts.
ICT Associate Director for Mobility & George Krambles Endowed Professor
Ouyang conducts research in the general areas of transportation systems engineering, with a focus on mobility service planning, network optimization and operations control for efficiency, resilience and sustainability. He also serves as ICT’s mobility optimization lead.