Portrait of Neda Masoud

Neda Masoud

Associate Professor


2124 GG Brown, 2350 Hayward, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2125

  • PhD, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California Irvine, 2016
  • MS, Physics, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 2011
  • BS, Industrial Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2008

My research interests are centered around applications of operations research in transportation, with focus on surface transportation. More specifically, my areas of interest include:

  • Multi-Modal Transportation
  • Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Ridesharing
  • Matching
  • Connected and Automated Vehicle Technology
  • Cyber Security

Selected publications:

  • Masoud, N., and R. Jayakrishnan. A Real-Time Algorithm to Solve the Peer-to-Peer Ride-Matching Problem in a Flexible Ridesharing System. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, V. 106, pp. 218-236, 2017
  • Masoud, N., and R. Jayakrishnan. A Decomposition Algorithm to Solve the Multi-Hop Peer-to-Peer Ride-Matching Problem. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological. V. 99, pp. 1-29, 2017
  • Masoud, N., R. Lloret-Batlle, and R. Jayakrishnan. Using Bi-Lateral Trading to Increase Ridership and User Permanence in Ridesharing Systems. Transportation Research Part E, V. 102, pp. 60–77, 201
  • Masoud, N., and R. Jayakrishnan. Autonomous or Driver-less Vehicles: Implementation Strategies and Operational Concerns. Transportation Research Part E, V. 108, pp. 179-194, 2017