Fabregas Ariza, Aldo

Assistant Professor
Engineering Systems

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of South Florida, 2012
  • M.S. Industrial Engineering, Universidad del Norte, Colombia, 2003
  • B.S. Industrial Engineering, Universidad del Norte, Colombia, 2000

Current Courses

  • Decision Analysis
  • Quality Engineering
  • Engineering Systems Requirements

 

Selected Publications

  • Johnson M., Fabregas A., Wang, Z., Katkoori, S. Embedded System Design of an Advanced Illumination Measurement system for Highways.  IEEE 8th Annual Systems Conference. March 2014, Ottawa, Canada.

  • Fabregas A., Lin P., Gonzalez E., Zhou H., and Datz A. Safety and Operational Assessment of Yield-to-Bus LED Warning Signs on Transit Buses. Transportation Research Record, Washington D.C., January 2011.

  • A Mathematical Programming Approach for Topology Construction Modeling in Wireless Sensor Networks.  Fabregas A., Wightman P., Labrador M., Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Annual Conference, Charlotte, NC, November 2011.

  • Solving Nonlinear Network Problems through Piecewise Linear Approximations. Fabregas A., Centeno G.,Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Annual Conference. Charlotte, NC, November 2011.

  • Improving Transit Safety in Florida through Implementing Yield-to-Bus LED Signs. Fabregas A., Lin P., Gonzalez E., University Transportation Centers Spotlight Conference on Improving Roadway Safety Programs through University-Agency Partnerships, Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C.,November 2011.

  • Wightman P., Fabregas A., and Labrador M. An Optimal Solution to the MCDS Problem for Topology Construction in Wireless Sensor Networks. Proceedings of the IEEE Latin America Conference on Communications, September 2010.

  • Seggerman K., Nelson A., Nicholas J., Williams K., Lin P., and Fabregas A. An Impact Fee Methodology Emphasizing VMT. 89th Annual Meeting, Compendium of Papers DVD, Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C., Jan 2010.

  • Seggerman K., Nelson A., Nicholas J., Williams K., Lin P., and Fabregas A. A Hybrid Transportation Mobility Fee. 89th Annual Meeting, Compendium of Papers DVD, Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C., Jan 2010.

  • Application of the Weighted K Out of N Reliability Model to Traffic Signal System Performance. Fabregas A., Centeno G., Lin P. and Rai S., Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) Annual Conference. Vancouver, Canada, 2008.

  • Paternina, C., Montoya, J., Fabregas, A, Simulation-optimization Using a Reinforcement Learning Approach". Winter Simulation Conference. vol.7, no.10, pp.1376-1383, Dec. 2008.

  • Experimental Comparison of Neural Network and Logit Models in Disaggregate Discrete Choice Behavior Fabregas A., Centeno G., Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Annual Conference, Denver ,CO, October 2004.

  

Technical Reports

  • Trip Internalization in Multi-Use Developments. Lin, P., Fabregas, A., Pinjari A., Seggerman K., Lee, C., Koneru, V., Bochner, B., and Sperry, B. Prepared for the Florida Department of Transportation. February, 2014.

  • Trip Internalization in Multi-Use Developments. Lin, P., Fabregas, A.,, Prepared for the Florida Department of Transportation. February, 2014.

  • Improved Traffic Control Measures to Prevent Incorrect Turns at Highway-Rail Grade Crossings. Lin, P., Fabregas, A., Kourtellis, A. Prepared for the Florida Department of Transportation. November, 2013.

  • Landscaping of Highway Medians at Intersections. Lin, P., Fabregas A., Chen, H. Prepared for the Florida Department of Transportation. September 2013.

  • Street Lighting Measurements on Selected Corridors in FDOT District 7 Phase I. Lin, P. Fabregas, A. Wang Z. Prepared for Florida Department of Transportation District 7. October 2013.

  • Review and Update of Road Ranger Cost Analysis. Lin, P. Fabregas, A. Chen, H. Wang, Q., Zhou, H. Prepared for the Florida Department of Transportation, 2012.

  • ITS Technology Enhancements for Florida's Turnpike Enterprise. Lin, P., Fabregas, A., Kourtellis, A. Prepared for Jacobs Engineering, 2011.

  • Sample Selection Procedures for Re-Examining of New Drivers who used Third Party Administrators for the Road Rules, Road Signs and Driving Skills Exams for the Purpose of Quality Assurance. Fabregas A., Lin, P. Prepared for the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, 2011.

  • Moving the Bus Safely Back into Traffic Phase II. Lin, P., Fabregas, A. Gonzalez E., Zhou, H. Prepared for the Florida Department of Transportation, 2010.

  • Impact of Communication/Detection Degradation on Advanced Traffic Management Systems Operations. Lin, P., Fabregas, A., Chen, H.. Prepared for the Florida Department of Transportation, 2009.

  • A Before and After Study of Implementing Flashing Yellow Arrow for Permissive Left Turns in Pinellas County. Lin, P. Fabregas, A. Gonzalez, E., Florida. Prepared for the Pinellas County Metropolitan Planning Organization, 2010.

Textbooks

  • Simulación de Procesos Productivos con ARENA (Title in English: Simulation of production processes with ARENA). Fabregas A., Paternina C., Wadnipar R., and Mancilla A. Ediciones Uninorte, 2003, ISBN: 958-8133-24-6.