Mohammad Jalayer, Ph.D.

Mohammad Jalayer, Ph.D.

Mohammad Jalayer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Mohammad  Jalayer, Ph.D.
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Contact Info
Rowan Hall 234



Ph.D., Auburn University
M.C.E., Sharif University of Technology
B.S., University of Mashhad

Impactful Research Areas:
    Digital Engineering
    Infrastructure & Transportation
    Sensors & Robotics

Research Expertise:
Highway and Traffic Engineering; Highway Safety and Crash Modeling; Traffic Operations and Evaluation; Operational Effects of Geometrics; Statistical Methods and Applications in Transportation; Intelligent Transportation Systems; Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

My research project and clinics include: Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon Signal; Wrong-Way Driving Crashes; Street-Smart New Jersey; Driver’s Health Monitoring in Connected Cars; Measuring Driver Behavior Using Virtual Reality; Evaluating Road Warning Signs for Autism

Honors and Awards:
Young Civil Engineer of Year 2017, American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE), Central Jersey Branch
First Place Winner of 2017 Rising Star Program, Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) Northeastern District Annual Meeting
First Place Winner of the 2016 National Highway Safety Information Systems (HSIS) Research Paper Award

Recent Publications:
Roque, C., and Jalayer, M. “Improving roadside design policies for safety enhancement using hazard-based duration modeling.” Accident Analysis and Prevention.

Baireddy, R., Zhou, H., and Jalayer, M. “Identification of Factors Contributing to Pedestrian Crashes in Rural Illinois Using Multiple Correspondence Analysis.” Transportation Research Record: Journal of Transportation Research Board. DOI: 10.1177/0361198118777088.

Das, S., Dutta, A., Jalayer, M. “Factors Influencing the Patterns of Wrong-Way Driving Crashes on Freeway Exit Ramps and Median Crossover: Exploration using ‘Eclat’ Association Rules to Promote Safety.” International Journal of Transportation Science and Technology. Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 114-123.

Jalayer, M., Shabanpour, R., Pour-Rouholamin, M., Golshani, N., and Zhou, H. (2018). “Wrong-Way Driving Crashes: A Random-Parameters Ordered Probit Analysis of Injury Severity” Journal of Accident Analysis & Prevention. Vol. 117, pp. 128-135.

Jalayer, M., and Zhou, H. (2017). “A Multiple Correspondence Analysis of At-Fault Motorcycle-Involved Crashes in Alabama.” Journal of Advanced Transportation, Vol. 50, pp. 2089-2099.