Sherif M. Gaweesh, Ph.D., P.E., RSP1

Post Doctoral Research Associate

Deputy Director of the Driving Simulator lab

Room 3069, Engineering Building

Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering

College of Engineering and Applied Science

 

University of Wyoming

Dept. 3295,1000 E. University Avenue,

Laramie, WY 82071, USA

Email: sgaweesh@uwyo.edu

           smtkgaweesh@gmail.com

Tel.:    307-7613039

About me

  • Postdoctoral research associate; in Civil and Architectural Engineering; deputy director of the driving simulator lab (WyoSafeSim).
  • Over 13 years of practical and research experiences; in the field of transportation and traffic engineering with a focus on traffic safety; research interests include traffic safety analysis, Connected Vehicle (CV), Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), and Big data analysis.
  • Strong writing experience; gained by co-authoring several high profile scientific manuscripts in different prestigious peer-reviewed journals.
  • Possess solid teaching experience; for graduate and undergraduate level classes.
  • Wide experience in geometric roadway design; worked in industry for more than seven years as a roadway designer engineer / a senior roadway design engineer in Egypt.

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. in Transportation Engineering, graduated in 2018
    Thesis: “The Impact of Freight Trucking on Traffic Safety: Are We Ready for the Era of Connected And Automated Vehicles?”
    University of Wyoming (UW), Laramie, WY- USA.
  • M.Sc. in Transportation Engineering, graduated in 2013
    Thesis: “The Effect of Resilient Modulus on Flexible Pavement Layers Constructed on Fine Soil”
    Shoubra Faculty of Engineering, University of Banha, Cairo, Egypt.
  • B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, graduated in 2006
    Graduated with a degree of Honor (Equivalent to cum laude)
    Shoubra Faculty of Engineering, University of Banha, Cairo, Egypt.