Xiang 'Jacob' Yan


Work in Progress

Zhao, X., Xu, Y., Lovreglio, R., Kuligowski, E., Nilsson, D., Cova, T., Wu, A., Yan, X., Cao, Z. Estimating wildfire evacuation decision and departure timing using large-scale GPS data. [Download Preprint]. (Under Review).

Yan, X., Zhao, X., Broaddus, A., Johnson, J., Srinivasan, S. Exploring the potential of shared e-scooters as a last-mile complement to public transit. [Download Preprint]. (Under review).

Zhao, X., Wang X., Yan, X., Cao, Z. Assessing preference heterogeneity for mobility-on-demand transit service in low-income communities: A latent segment based decision tree method. [Download Preprint]. (Under Review).

Su, L., Yan, X., Zhao, X. Micromobility equity: A comparison of shared e-scooters and station-based bikeshare in Washington DC. [Download Preprint]. (Revised and resubmitted).

Xu, N., Yang, K., Lovriglio, R., Yan, X., Sussman, A., Liu, R., \& Zhao, X. Assessing household evacuation decision-making in Hurricane Irma. [Download Preprint]. (Revised and resubmitted).

Peer-reviewd Journal Articles

2022 Xu, Y., Yan, X., Sisiopiku, V., Merlin, L., Xing, F., Zhao, X. (2022). Micromobility trip origin and destination inference using General Bikeshare Feed Specification (GBFS) data. [Download Preprint]. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board.

2022 Yan, X., Bejleri, I., Zhai, L. (2022). A spatiotemporal analysis of transit accessibility to low-wage jobs in Miami-Dade County. [Download Preprint]. Journal of Transport Geography, 98, 103218. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2021.103218

2022 Wang, X., Yan, X., Zhao, X., Cao, Z. (2022). Identifying latent shared mobility preference segments in low-resourced communities: Ridehailing, fixed-route bus, and mobility-on-demand transit. [Download Preprint]. Travel Behaviour and Society, 26, 134-163. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tbs.2021.09.011

2021 Yan, X., Yang, W., Zhang, X., Xu, Y., Bejleri, I., Zhao, X. (2021). A spatiotemporal analysis of e-scooters’ relationships with transit and station-based bikesharing. [Download Preprint]. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 101, 103088. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2021.103088

2021 Chen, S., Yan, X., Pan, H., Deal, B. (2021). Using big data for last-mile performance evaluation: An accessibility-based approach. [Download Preprint]. Travel Behaviour and Society, 25, 153-163. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tbs.2021.06.003

2021 Steiner, R., Bejleri, I., Bai, X., Han, M., Yan, X.. (2021). Partnerships between agencies and transportation network companies for transportation-disadvantaged populations: Opportunities and challenges. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board. https://doi.org/10.1177/03611981211032629

2021 Yan, X., Zhao, X., Han, Y., Van Hentenryck, P., Dillahunt, T. (2021). Mobility-on-demand versus fixed-route transit systems: An evaluation of traveler preferences in low-income communities. [Download Paper]. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 148, 481-495. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2021.03.019

2021 Yan, X. (2021). Toward accessibility-based planning: Addressing the myth of travel-cost savings. [Download Preprint]. Journal of the American Planning Association, 87 (3), 409-423. https://doi.org/10.1080/01944363.2020.1850321

2021 Merlin, L., Yan, X., Zhao, X. (2021). A segment-level model of shared scooter origins and destinations. [Download Preprint]. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 92, 102709. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2021.102709

2021 Xu, Y., Yan, X., Liu, X., Zhao, X. (2021). Identifying key factors associated with ride-splitting rate and modeling their nonlinear relationships. [Download Preprint]. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 144, 170-188. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2020.12.005

2020 Zhao, X., Yan, X., Yu, A., Van Hentenryck, P. (2020). Prediction and behavioral analysis of travel mode choice: A comparison of logit models and machine learning. [Download Preprint]. Travel Behavior and Society, 20, 22-35. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tbs.2020.02.003 (Won the 2020 Outstanding Paper Award)

2020 Yan, X., Liu, X., Zhao, X. (2020). Using machine learning for direct demand modeling of ridesourcing services in Chicago. [Download Preprint]. Journal of Transport Geography, 83, 102661. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2020.102661

2020 Yan, X. (2020). Evaluating household residential preferences for walkability and accessibility across three U.S. regions. [Download Preprint]. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 80, 102255. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2020.102255

2019 Deng, L., Yan, X., Chen, J. (2019). Housing affordability, subsidized lending and cross-city variation in the performance of China’s housing provident fund program. [Download Preprint]. Housing Studies, 1-24. https://doi.org/10.1080/02673037.2019.1585521

2019 Yan, X., Levine, J., Marans, R. (2019). The effectiveness of parking policies to reduce parking demand pressure and car use. [Download Preprint]. Transport Policy, 73, 41-50. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tranpol.2018.10.009

2019 Yan, X., Levine, J., Zhao, X. (2019). Integrating ridesourcing services with public transit: An evaluation of traveler responses combining revealed and stated preference data. [Download Preprint]. Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, 105, 683-696. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2018.07.029

2018 Goodspeed, R., Yan, X., Hardy, J., Vydiswaran, V.G.V., Berrocal, V.J., Clarke, P., R., Gomez-Lopez, I.N., Romero, D., Veinot, T.C. (2018). Comparing the data quality of GPS devices and smartphones for assessing relationships between place, mobility, and health: A field study. Journal of Medical Internet Research mHealth and uHealth, 6 (8), e168. https://doi.org/10.2196/mhealth.9771

2018 Hardy, J., Veinot, T. C., Yan, X., Berrocal, V. J., Clarke, P., Goodspeed, R., Gomez-Lopez, I.N., Romero, D., Vydiswaran, V. G. V. (2018). User acceptance of location-tracking technologies in health research: implications for study design and data quality. Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 79, 7-19. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbi.2018.01.003

Selected Other Significant Publications

Zhao, X., Zhou, Z., Yan, X., \& Van Hentenryck, P. (2020). Distilling black-box travel mode choice model for behavioral interpretation. [Download Preprint]. Proceedings of Transportation Research Board 99th Annual Meeting.

Bejleri I., Zhang, Y., Zhai, L., and Yan, X.. (2020). Timely, dynamic, and spatially accurate roadway incident information to support real-Time management of traffic operations. [Download Preprint]. Florida Department of Transportation, Report No. BDV31-977-111.

Xu, X., Yan, X., and Dillahunt, T. (2019). Reaching hard-to-reach populations: an analysis of survey recruitment methods. [Download Preprint]. In Conference Companion Publication of the 2019 Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (pp. 428-432). https://doi.org/10.1145/3311957.3359447