Nash-Stackelberg games in transportation networks: leveraging the power of smartphones for traffic monitoring and management
Alexandre Bayen received the Engineering Degree in applied mathematics from the Ecole Polytechnique, France, in July 1998, the M.S. degree in aeronautics and astronautics from Stanford University in June 1999, and the Ph.D. in aeronautics and astronautics from Stanford University in December 2003. He was a Visiting Researcher at NASA Ames Research Center from 2000 to 2003. Between January 2004 and December 2004, he worked as the Research Director of the Autonomous Navigation Laboratory at the Laboratoire de Recherches Balistiques et Aerodynamiques, (Ministere de la Defense, Vernon, France), where he holds the rank of Major. Bayen has been at UC Berkeley since 2005 and is currently a Chancellor Associate Professor in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department and the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department. He authored two books, over 150 peer reviewed publications. His projects Mobile Century and Mobile Millennium received the 2008 Best of ITS Award for ‘Best Innovative Practice’, at the ITS World Congress and a TRANNY Award from the California Transportation Foundation, 2009. He is a NASA Top 10 Innovators on Water Sustainability, 2010. He has received several awards including the Ballhaus Award from Stanford University, 2004; the CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation, 2009; the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) from the White House, 2010; the Okawa Resarch Grant Award, 2013; the Ruberti Prize from the IEEE, 2013, and the Walter Huber Prize from the ASCE, 2014. His research has been featured several hundred times in the media, including TV channels and radio stations (CBS, NBC, ABC, CNET, NPR, KGO, the BBC), and in the popular press (The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post).