Dr Greg Fountas disseminated recent findings of his latest research endeavors in the 5th Annual International Conference on Transportation, which was held in Athens, Greece from 3 to 6 June, 2019. The Conference was organized by the Athens Institute for Education and Research and was focused on various aspects of transportation research, practice and education. Greg was involved in the presentation of the following 3 studies in the areas of human factors and emerging transportation technologies:
1. The Effect of Driver’s Cognitive States on Observed and Perceived Aggressive Driving Behavior: A Correlated Grouped Random Parameters Approach, authored by Grigorios Fountas, Sarvani Sonduru Pantangi, Kevin Hulme, Panagiotis Ch. Anastasopoulos.
2. Public Perceptions on Safety Benefits and Security Concerns from the Future Use of Autonomous and Connected Vehicles, authored by Sarvani Sonduru Pantangi, Ugur Eker, Sheikh Shahriar Ahmed, Grigorios Fountas, Stephen E. Still, Panagiotis Ch. Anastasopoulos.
3. An Empirical Exploratory Analysis of Potential Residence Relocation Trends from the Future Introduction of Flying Cars, authored by Sheikh Shahriar Ahmed, Grigorios Fountas, Ugur Eker, Stephen E. Still, Panagiotis Ch. Anastasopoulos.
Greg also chaired the Session IX of the conference, which was devoted to advances in research on maritime transport.