Ahmed Al Kaisy, Ph.D.

Professor, Program Manager

Dr. Ahmed Al-Kaisy is an professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at Montana State University. He is also the Program Manager for the Safety and Operations Focus Area at the Western Transportation Institute and a registered professional engineer in the state of Montana. Dr. Al-Kaisy has teaching experience in many areas of transportation engineering, including traffic operations and management, traffic flow theory, traffic safety, signal optimization and control, highway design, and intelligent transportation systems. With extensive research experience in the fields of traffic flow, control, operations and safety, Dr. Al-Kaisy has widely published in scholarly journals such as Transportation Research, Transportation Research Records, Journal of Advanced Transportation, and the Journal of Transportation Engineering (to name but a few). He has authored/co-authored around 50 refereed publications of which around 30 are fully refereed journal publications. Dr. Al-Kaisy also has prior experience in both the public and private sector as a contractor, project engineer and highway design engineer and is affiliated with a number of professional organizations.

Research Focus Affiliations

  • Safety and Operations
  • Transportation Planning and Economics

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