Hao Wu

Hao Wu is working as a research associate at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Constantinos Antoniou. Hao received his bachelor's degree in Traffic Engineering & Software Engineering in China and his master's degree in Planning and Operations in Transport (Specialization: Transport Modeling and Simulation) from the Technical University of Berlin (TU Berlin). He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. focusing on urban air mobility (UAM) & novel transport concept modeling.

Open Topics for Master (/Bachelor) Thesis

  • Using MATSim-UAM Extension to Simulate the Charging Behavior of UAM Vehicles for Further Scenarios. Mentoring: Hao Wu. Download description. (release date: 23.11.2023)
  • AI-Based Mode Choice Modeling for Urban Air Mobility as an Airport Shuttle Service. Mentoring: Hao Wu and Cheng Lyu. Download description. (release date: 04.10.2023)
  • [Develop your own topic on Urban Air Mobility] Open master/bachelor thesis topic. Mentoring: Hao Wu. (release date: today)
    • Please refer to the UAM showcase, the UAM project page, and MATSim-UAM extension in order to develop your own research topic. After having a thesis topic, you could send your transcript of records (ideal also with CV) to wu.hao@tum.de to arrange an appointment to discuss your potential master/bachelor thesis.
  • [Develop your own topic on MATSim] Open master/bachelor thesis topic. Mentoring: Hao Wu. (release date: today)
    • You could send your transcript of records (ideal also with CV) to wu.hao@tum.de to arrange an appointment to discuss your potential master/bachelor thesis.

Closed Topics for Master (/Bachelor) Thesis

  • Optimizing the Siting of Urban Air Mobility Systems considering Land Use Constraints in Multimodal Transportation Networks. Integration with Demand-Responsive Transit Services. Mentoring: Hao Wu and Qinglong Lu. (release date: 05.01.2024)
  • Optimizing the Siting of Urban Air Mobility Systems in Multimodal Transportation Networks: Integration with Demand-Responsive Transit Services. Mentoring: Hao Wu and Qinglong Lu. Download description. (release date: 31.03.2023)
  • Environmental impacts assessment approach with MATSim: a case study on public transportation-related emissions for the greater Munich area. Mentoring: Hao Wu. (release date: 06.12.2022)
  • Mode choice modeling to and from Munich Airport: case study on Urban Air Mobility. Mentoring: Filippos Adamidis and Hao Wu. Download description. (release date: 12.10.2022)

Project

Research Focus

  • Multi-agent Transport Simulation (MATSim)
  • Discrete Choice Modeling
  • Spatial Analytics
  • Data Analytics

Teaching Activities

  • Statistical Learning and Data Analytics for Transportation Systems
  • Cross-Cutting Fundamentals and Methods
  • Grundlagen Vernetzte Verkehrssysteme (Fundamentals of Networked Transportation Systems)
  • Project Seminar - Transportation Systems
  • Supervision of Master Thesis

Education and Training

Jun. 2023 - present

Doctor of Philosophy in Transportation
Technical University of Munich (TUM)

Jan. 2023 - Feb. 2023

Short Course on Discrete Choice Analysis: Predicting Individual Behavior and Market Demand

(provided by Prof. Moshe Ben-Akiva & Prof. Michel Bierlaire)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) & Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Oct. 2019 – May 2022   

Master of Science in Planning and Operations in Transport  (Grade: sehr gut)
Technical University of Berlin (TU Berlin)
Thesis: Optimization of demand-responsive Transport Service:

A Case Study on School Traffic in Rural Area

Oct. 2018 – Jul. 2019

Preparatory College  
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) 
Certificate: German C1

(Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) 

Sep 2013 – Jul. 2018

Bachelor of Engineering in Software Engineering

Sep 2013 – Jul. 2018 

Bachelor of Engineering in Traffic Engineering

Work Experience

Jun. 2022 – present Research Associate
Chair of Transportation Systems Engineering 
Technical University of Munich 
Munich, Germany 
Nov. 2021 – May 2022  Student Research Asisstant 
Department of Transport Systems Planning and Transport Telematics 
Technical University of Berlin  
Berlin, Germany 
Aug. 2021 – Oct. 2021  Research Intern 
Department of Powertrain Systems E-Mobility 
Robert Bosch GmbH  
Stuttgart, Germany 
Apr. 2021 – Jul. 2021  Student Research Asisstant 
Department of Transport Systems Planning and Transport Telematics 
Technical University of Berlin
Berlin, Germany 

Publications

Awards and Scholarships

Jun. 2018 Best Bachelor's Thesis in the University 2018 
Mar. 2018 Dalian's Outstanding Graduate Award 
Jan. 2016 Outstanding Student Leader