Shiva Habibi joins RISE Viktoria

27 June, 2018 - 19:14

Shiva Habibi joined RISE Viktoria in June 2018. She also works 20% for Chalmers University of Technology. Her work is mainly related to the demand side of transport systems. She uses statistical models (primarily choice models) and data science in her work to predict transport demand. Her interests lie in the areas of transport modeling, transport planning, prediction methodologies and developing and analyzing transport policies. Her recent interest is innovative mobility solutions.


Her research topic during her postdoc in Chalmers was analysis the usage of free-floating car-sharing services. She did her Ph.D. at the department of transport systems at KTH, Royal Institute of Technology. Her Ph.D. thesis is about developing forecast methodologies to predict the demand for clean cars in Sweden and analyze the policies aiming at promoting the purchase of these cars.