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publications & editorial activities

I will not be updating this publications on this page anymore. For a list of publications, please visit CSUN's publication page. I will just update some information about keynotes, invited talks, and editorial activities. Complete information can also be found in my CV.

invited talks & others

 
 

Derrible, S., 2022, "Deciphering the relationships that unite urban infrastructure: transport, water, electricity, gas", LICIT-ECO7: Transport and Traffic Engineering Laboratory Seminar Series, University Gustave Eiffel, June 10, Lyon, France

Derrible, S., 2022, "Interrelationships in Urban Infrastructure: Transport, Water, Electricity, and Gas", Environmental and Water Resources Engineering Seminar Series, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, March 11, Lincoln, NE, United States (online)

Derrible, S., 2021, "The Future of Transportation in Illinois: Depopulation, Impacts of COVID-19, and Integration with other Infrastructure Systems", Fall Planning Conference, Illinois Department of Transportation, November 2, Chicago, IL, United States (online)

Derrible, S., 2021, "The Future of Urban Infrastructure: Water, Wastewater, Transport, Electricity, Gas, Solid Waste, and Telecommunications", Weston Roundtable Series, University of Wisconsin at Madison, October 7, Madison, WI, United States

Derrible, S., 2021, "A Primer to Sustainable Urban Infrastructure", Urban Infrastructure Hackathon, University of Rochester, March 20, Rochester, NY, United States (online)

Derrible, S., 2021, "How Cities Work: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Cities of Today and Tomorrow", UIC Alumni Exchange, University of Illinois at Chicago, February 24, Chicago, IL, United States (online)

Derrible, S., 2020, "Seeing Cities through the Lens of Urban Engineering", Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA) Seminar Series, University College London, November 25, London, United Kingdom (online; video recording)

Derrible, S., 2020, "Changes in activity-mobility patterns of US residents in response to COVID-10", AEESP Converging COVID-19, Environment, Health, & Equity Conference, University of South Florida, November 20, Tampa, FL, United States (online)

Derrible, S., 2020, "The difference between 'good' and 'bad' smart urban infrastructure", Braun Symposium: Working across the UI System to Achieve Sustainability, University of Illinois at Chicago, October 30, Chicago, IL, United States (online)

Derrible, S., 2020, "The Rise of Urban Engineering for Smart, Sustainable, Resilient Urban Infrastructure", Smart Public Transport Lab Webinar, TU Delft, May 6, Delft, Netherlands (online)

Derrible, S., 2020, "Infrastructures Urbaines : Intelligence et Interdépendances", Séminaire CoDiUM, Institut de Recherche en Sciences et Techniques de la Ville, April 9, Nantes, France (online)

Derrible, S., 2019, "Using Machine Learning to Study Infrastructure Interdependencies and Urban Engineering Systems", Energy and Environment Research Seminar, City University of Hong Kong, November 8, Hong Kong

Derrible, S., 2019, "Applications of Machine Learning to Inform Policy-Making for Urban Sustainability", Asian and Policy Studies Seminar, Education University of Hong Kong, November 8, Hong Kong

Derrible, S., 2019, "Advances in Urban Engineering: Machine Learning, Infrastructure Interdependencies, Design Processes", Engineering Systems & Design Research Seminar, Singapore University of Technology and Design, September 25, Singapore

Derrible, S., 2019, "Past, Present, and Future Engineering Issues of Canal Systems Through Three Case Studies", Planning and developing embankment of Saigon River and an urban river-canal network and solutions to basically embank the Saigon River and the urban river-canal network by year 2025, September 10, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (keynote)

Derrible, S., 2019, "Power of Machine Learning and AI for Planning Cities", Academic Seminar, CoderSchool, August 22, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Derrible, S., 2019, "Engineering Issues of Canal Systems", Ideas and Solutions for Developing Canalside Spaces in Ho Chi Minh City, University of Architecture, August 22, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Derrible, S., 2019, "Machine Learning for Civil Engineers", Science Presentation on Civil Engineering, University of Transport Technology, July 24, Hanoi, Vietnam

Derrible, S., 2019, "Smart Data Management and Operations of Urban Infrastructure using Geographic Information Systems", International Conference on Smart Cities, July 18, Seoul, Korea (keynote)

Derrible, S., 2019, "Engineering Smart and Integrated Cities", Department of Civil Engineering Annual Seminar and Retreat, University of Transport Technology, July 13, Halong Bay, Vietnam

Derrible, S., 2019, "Designing Smart Cities Intelligently in a Technology-Addicted Era", Issues of Urban Reinvention Panel Discussion, Illinois Institute of Technology, June 5, Chicago, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2019, "Defining Urban Engineering to Help Design Sustainable and Resilient Cities", Civil, Environmental, and Sustainable Engineering Seminar Series, Arizona State University, April 8, Tempe, AZ, United States

Derrible, S., 2018, "Shaping Future Cities to be Smart, Sustainable, and Resilient", 3rd International Graduate Student Symposium of the PhD Program at IIT College of Architecture, Illinois Institute of Technology, November 17, Chicago, IL, United States (keynote)

Derrible, S., 2018, "Urban Data Mining to Understand Urban Metabolism", iSEE Congress 2018, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, October 4, Urbana, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2018, "Leveraging Machine Learning to Integrate and Decentralize Urban Infrastructure", Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure Seminar Series, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, October 3, Urbana, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2018, "The Power of Planning Cities", TEDx Walter Payton College Prep, April 12, Chicago, IL

Derrible, S., 2018, "Using Network Frequency Analysis to Detect Trends and Cluster World Countries to Track Sustainable Development", International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) Gordon Research Conference (GRC), May 23, Les Diablerets, Switzerland

Derrible, S., 2017, "What is machine learning and how can we use it to better understand urban consumption patterns?", Golisano Institute for Sustainability Seminar Series, Rochester Institute of Technology, April 18, Rochester, NY, United States

Derrible, S., 2017, "Using Machine Learning to Capture Non-Linear Properties in Residential Consumption: A Case for Water, Transport, and Electricity", Ecological Systems Design Seminar Series, ETH Zurich, December 19, Zurich, Switzerland

Derrible, S., 2017, "Using Data Science to Capture New Insights into Energy and Resource Consumption", Environmental Engineering Seminar Series, University of Wisconsin Madison, December 4, Madison, WI United States

Derrible, S., 2017, "Leveraging Data Science to Learn New Things about Old Systems", Industrial Engineering Seminar Series, Purdue University, November 29, Wes Lafayette, IN, United States

Derrible, S., 2017, "Integrating Urban Infrastructure Systems for the Design of Smart, Sustainable, and Resilient Cities", Civil Engineering Seminar Series, University of Pittsburgh, October 20, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Derrible, S., 2017, "Système d’agriculture urbaine et de symbiose industrielle Plant Chicago", Séminaire de clôture du projet P-G&City, CIRAD Lavalette, September 29, Montpellier, France

Derrible, S., 2017, "Leveraging Data Science to Uncover Patterns in Energy and Resource Consumption", Engineering Systems & Design Seminar Series, Singapore University of Technology and Design, May 19, Singapore

Derrible, S., 2017, "The Role of Data Science for the Design of Sustainable and Resilient Urban Infrastructure", Future of Urban Mobility Seminar, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology, May 18, Singapore

Derrible, S., 2017, "The Role of Computer Science in Redesigning Civil Infrastructure Systems", Computer Science Seminar Series, March 6, Chicago, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2017, "Redefining Urban Infrastructure Planning and Design: Moving towards Integration", Workshop on Urban Mobility in the Era of Smart and Connected Communities, February 10, Chicago, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2016, "Leveraging Big Data and Data Mining to Rethink Traditional Sustainability Metrics", International Congress on Sustainability Science & Engineering (ICOSSE) October 25, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China (keynote)

Derrible, S., 2016, "Machine Learning for non-Computer Scientists", United States Gypsum Tek Talk, October 5, Libertyville, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2016, "Critically Interdependent by Design: Re-Thinking Infrastructure Planning", Modern Solutions Power Systems Conference (MSPSC), June 9, Chicago, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2016, "Linking urban infrastructure systems: Future smart cities", Workshop on Computational Challenges in Cooperative Intelligent Urban Transport, Schloss Dagstuhl, March 2, Wadern, Germany

Derrible, S., 2016 "Re-Engineering Cities: The Role of Complexity Science", Wednesdays @ NICO Seminar, Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2015 "Complexity in Future Cities: The Rise of Networked Infrastructure", Future Cities Workshop, University of Seoul, November 20, Seoul, South Korea

Derrible, S., 2015 “Complexity as a Lever of Creativity for Sustainable Infrastructure Design”, Research Design in Urban Science Course, University of Washington, October 20, Seattle, WA, United States

Derrible, S., 2015 "Resilience is not a Tree: Can Christopher Alexander help us design more resilient systems?", 22nd ISSST, International Symposium on Sustainable Systems and Technology, May 19, Dearborn, MI, United States

Derrible, S., 2015 "Using Complexity Theory to Gain New Information and Help Design More Sustainable and Resilient Urban Systems", Lectures in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Northwestern University, March 13, Evanston, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2014 "Difference between "Sustainability" and "Resilience"?", Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, December 2, Chicago, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2014 "Water and Sustainability", Urban Systems and Networks Satelite, NetSci 2014 International School and Conference on Network Science, June 2, Berkeley, California

Derrible, S., 2014 "Water, Networks, Complexity, and Cities: Extracting New Information from Old Systems", CME Environmental Seminar, University of Illinois at Chicago, April 17, Chicago, IL, United States

Zenil, H. & Derrible, S., 2014 “World Metro Networks”, Wolfram Demonstrations Project, http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/WorldMetroNetworks/, Accessed January 29, 2014

Derrible, S., 2014 "Harvesting Complexity to Build Smarter Cities", Northwestern University Transportation Center Seminar, Northwestern University, January 9, Evanston, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2013 "Fractals, power laws, and networks: how complexity can help better plan cities", Department of Urban Planning and Policy’s Friday Forums, University of Illinois at Chicago, November 15, Chicago, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2013 "What metros have to teach us, from complexity to centrality", Networking Transportation Networkers, Coventry University, September 26, Coventry, United Kingdom

Derrible, S., 2013 "Urban Planning, Resilience and Sustainability from the perspective of Complex Systems", Metropolitan Planning Council, July 15, Chicago, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2013 "Resilience Planning Concepts and Applications to Urban Issues", Metropolitan Planning Council, May 15, Chicago, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2013 "Redesigning Urban Infrastructure Networks for a Smarter Future", Smart Cities Seminar, University of California Berkeley, February 1, Berkeley, CA, United States

Derrible, S., 2012 “Rethinking Transit Planning: Lessons from Complex Networks”, CTS IGERT Seminar Series, University of Illinois at Chicago, October 10, Chicago, IL, United States

Derrible, S., 2012 “Transit systems: new perspectives and novel methods, a network topological approach”, MIT Transit Research Group Meeting, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, February 10, Boston, MA

Derrible, S., 2012 “Overview of the Singaporean Transit System”, Rail Transit Systems Committee Meeting, TRB 91st Annual Meeting, Transportation Research Board, January 23, Washington DC, United States

Derrible, S., 2011 “Transit Network Designs: Thoughts for the Future of Urban Mobility”, Future of Urban Mobility Seminar, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology, September 6, Singapore

Derrible, S., 2011 “Research Activities on Infrastructure Networks: Past, Present, and Future”, Infrastructure Systems Seminar, Georgia Institute of Technology, April 18, Atlanta, GA, United States

Derrible, S., 2011 “Urban Infrastructure Networks: past research and future avenues”, Construction Engineering and Management Seminar, Columbia University, March 24, New York City, NY, United States

Derrible, S., 2010 “Mobility Cultures in Paris and Toronto”, Mobility Cultures in Megacities Kick-off Workshop, Institute for Mobility Research, November 17-19, Munich, Germany

Derrible, S., 2010 "Properties and Effects of Metro Network Design", Sustainable Infrastructure Group Research Discussion Day, University of Toronto, May 27, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Derrible, S., Saneinejad, S., Sugar, L. & Kennedy, C., 2010 “Calculating transportation GHG emissions for municipalities”, Transportation Systems (ITS) Lab Seminar Series, University of Toronto, March 5, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Derrible, S., 2009 "Unraveling the mysteries of the complexity of metro networks", Transportation Systems (ITS) Lab Seminar Series, University of Toronto, November 6, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Derrible, S. & Kennedy, C., 2009 "Energy Use of Subway Networks in the Sustainability era.", CORS-INFORMS 2009 International Meeting, Canadian Operational Research Society, June 14-17, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Derrible, S., 2009 "Public Transit Network Characteristics and Design: results and lessons learnt", First Annual Joint ITE section Student Presentation Competition Job Fair, Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers Toronto, Hamilton, Southwest Ontario, University of Waterloo, March 4, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Derrible, S., 2009 "Using Graph Theory to Analyse Subway Networks: What can we learn?", Transportation Systems (ITS) Lab Seminar Series, University of Toronto, February 27, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 

editorial activities

 
 

Urban Findings (Findings Press) - Editorial Board Member (2021 - present)

Cleaner Production Letters (Elsevier) - Associate Editor (2020 - present)

Journal of Infrastructure Systems (ASCE) - Associate Editor (2018 - present)

Transportmetrica B: Transport Dynamics (Taylor and Francis) - Guest Editor on Special Issue (2021): "Reliability and Resilience of Emerging Mobility Systems"

Journal of Industrial Ecology (Wiley) - Guest Editor on Special Issue (2018): "Industrial Ecology for Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience"

Complex Systems (Taylor and Francis) - Editorial Board Member (2018-present)

Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure (Taylor and Francis) - Editorial Board Member (2015-2019)

Journal of Urban Planning and Development (ASCE) - Editorial Board Member (2015-present)

Journal of Infrastructure Systems (ASCE) - Guest Editor on Special Issue (2016): "Infrastructure Resilience to Climate Change"

Journal of Industrial Ecology (Wiley) - Guest Editor on Special Issue (2015): "Advances in Complex Adaptive Systems and Industrial Ecology"

 

proposal and project reviewer

 
 

American Association for the Advancement of Science (1)

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) (UK) (1)

ETH Zurich Research Commission (1)

German Israeli Foundation for Scientific Research and Development (1)

Illinois Water Resources Center (1)

Israel Science Foundation (1)

Mid-Atlantic Transportation Sustainability University Transportation Center (1)

National Cooperative Highway Research Program (1)

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC-CRSNG) Discovery Grant (1)

Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (1)

Sloan Foundation (1)

Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) (1)

UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies (1)

University of Illinois at Chicago (1)

U.S. Department of Energy (1)

U.S. National Science Foundation (11)

Vienna Science and Technology Fund (1)

 

international reports

 
 

Resource Requirements of Future Urbanization (2017) by the International Resource Panel (IRP) – part of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP)

 

book and book proposal reviews

 
 

Columbia University Press (1)

CRC Press (2)

MIT Press (3)

Pearson (1)

Routledge (1)

Wiley (1)

 

journal reviews

 
 

ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (1)

ASCE Construction Research Congress (1)

ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems (10)

ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering (3)

ASCE Journal of Urban Planning and Development (19)

Buildings (1)

Canadian Transportation Research Forum (1)

Climatic Change (2)

Complex Systems (1)

Construction Research Council (1)

Energy and Buildings (2)

Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science (6)

Environmental Sciences (1)

International Conference on Smart Cities (4)

International Conference series on Geotechnics, Civil Engineering and Structures (CIGOS) (33)

International Journal of Sustainable Transportation (3)

International Journal of Urban Sciences (2)

International Society for Industrial Ecology Biennale Conference (33)

International Symposium on Transportation Network Reliability (5)

Journal of Hydrology (1)

Journal of Industrial Ecology (8)

Journal of Planning Education and Research (2)

Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance (2)

Journal of the Royal Society Interface (2)

Journal of Transport and Land-Use (2)

Journal of Transport Geography (9)

Journal of Urban Technology (2)

Nature Sustainability (4)

Nature Urban Sustainability (2)

Networks and Spatial Economics (3)

Physica A: Journal of Statistical Mechanics and its Applications (8)

PLoS ONE (2)

Reliability Engineering and System Safety (4)

Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews (2)

Resources, Conservation & Recycling (2)

Risk Analysis (2)

Royal Society Open Science (1)

Scientific Data (2)

Springer Handbook Chapter (1)

SpringerPlus (1)

Structure and Infrastructure Engineering (1)

Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure (1)

The Professional Geographer (1)

Transactions on Internet Technology (1)

Transport Findings (2)

Transport Policy (6)

Transport Reviews (2)

Transportation (4)

Transportation Letters (2)

Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting (85)

Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice (1)

Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies (2)

Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (3)

Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review (1)

Transportation Science (1)

Transportmetrica B (1)

Urban Findings (1)

Urban Studies (2)