Julio RoaJulio Roa
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., PMP 

Email: jroa@csufresno.edu 

Office: McLane Annex, Room 14

Phone: 559.278.6145

Mailing Address: 2320 E. San Ramon Ave., MS/EE 94, Fresno, CA 93740-8030

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Education

  • PhD, Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

  • MSc, Civil Engineering, Transportation Infrastructure and Systems Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

  • BSc, Civil Engineering, Universidad Iberoamericana

Industry Experience

  • Vice President of Engineering, Comapa S.A, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Consultant for Transportation Infrastructure Projects, Epsa-Labco – Ministry of Public Roads, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Founder, Office Market, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Project Manager, Comapa S.A., Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Career Track Partner Construction and Safety, American Infrastructure, Alexandria, VA, USA
  • Project Engineer, Comapa S.A. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Research Interests

  • Air Transportation Systems
  • Airport Planning and Design
  • Transportation Infrastructure Assessment
  • Sustainability and Data Science in Transportation

 Publications

  • Roa, J., & Hu, J. (2019). Modelling of runway infrastructure operations in an effort to increase economic and environmental sustainable development. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (Vol. 788). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-94199-8_9

  • Roa, J. (2019). Technology Development Framework for Air Traffic Control Assisted Airport Procedures in Dynamic Wake Separations. In Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (Vol. 786, pp. 11–18). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-93885-1_2

  • Roa, J. (2018). Air traffic controller additional work load as a result of aircraft dynamic separations. In Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (Vol. 597, pp. 139–144). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60441-1_14

  • Roa, J. (2017). Monte Carlo simulation of aircraft operations in an effort to reduce in-trail separation for sustainable airport systems. In 67th Annual Conference and Expo of the Institute of Industrial Engineers 2017.

  • Flintsch, G. W., de León Izeppi, E., McGhee, K. K., & Roa, J. A. (2010). “Review of High-Friction Surface Technologies--Constructability and Field Performance.” TRB 89th Annual Meeting Compendium of Papers, January 10-14, Washington, DC.

  • Flintsch, G. W., de León Izeppi, E., McGhee, K. K., & Roa, J. A. (2009). “Evaluation of International Friction Index Coefficients for Various Devices.” World Road Association (PIARC) International Seminar, August 24-25, Cancun, Mexico.

  • Flintsch, G. W., de León Izeppi, E., McGhee, K. K., & Roa, J. A. (2009). Evaluation of International Friction Index Coefficients for Various Devices. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2094(1) p.136-143 https://doi.org/10.3141/2094-15

Editorial and Scholarly Review

  • 2018 International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS), 2017 – present

  • Fellow of the Virginia Tech Graduate Academy for Teaching Excellence, 2017 – present

  • Member of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers (IISE), 2016 – present

  • Member of the American Society of Engineering Education (ASCE), 2016 – present

  • Member of the Project Management Institute (PMI), 2015 - present

  • Member of the National Association of Young Entrepreneurs (ANJE), 2011 - present

  • Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 2008 – present

  • Member of the Golden Key International Honor Society, 2007 – present

  • Member of the Chi Epsilon Civil Engineering Honor Society, 2008 – present

Certifications/Qualifications

  • 2016 - Engineering Education Graduate Certificate, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

  • 2016 - Future Professoriate Graduate Certificate, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

  • 2015 - Project Management Professional License (PMP), Project Management Institute, PMP® #1838950

  • 2013 - Registered Professional Engineer in the Dominican Republic, Colegio Dominicano de Ingenieros, Arquitectos y Agrimensores (CODIA), License number: 28034. Exequatur: 140

  • 2012 - Certificate in Financial Management, SigmaTec