People

  • Tarek Abdoun, Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: tarek.abdoun@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY

  • Kemal Celik, Assistant Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kemal.celik@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, University of California, Berkeley

    Research Interests: Construction materials, energy efficiency, sustainable and functional structural materials

  • Ali Diabat, Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: Diabat@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University

    Research Interests: optimization and operations, logistics, supply chain management, healthcare management, production p...

  • Borja García de Soto, Assistant Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: garcia.de.soto@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD ETH Zurich

    Research Interests: construction automation, cybersecurity in the AEC industry, artificial intelligence, lean constructi...

  • Saif Jabari, Assistant Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sej7@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Minnesota Twin Cities;

    Research Interests: data analysis, theoretical traffic flow modeling

  • Samer Madanat, Dean of Engineering, NYUAD; Global Network Professor of Engineering, NYU Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: smm17@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: transportation infrastructure management

  • Monica Menendez, Associate Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering and Director of the Research Center for Interacting Urban Networks (CITIES) Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: monica.menendez@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, UC Berkeley

    Research Interests: monitoring, modeling, and control of multimodal transportation systems, considering new technologies...

  • Athanasios Triantafyllou, Visiting Global Distinguished Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: thanasis.triantafillou@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: Advanced Structural Materials; Innovative Retrofitting of Structures