Dr. Saberi is a senior lecturer in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia. Prior to joining UNSW, he was a lecturer at Monash University, Melbourne from 2014 to 2018. He holds a PhD degree in transportation systems analysis and planning from Northwestern University, USA. He also has a Master's and a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering. He is leading the CityX research lab as part of the Research Centre for Integrated Transport Innovation (rCITI) which focuses on scientific understanding of cities through modelling, simulation, data analytics, and visualisation. His research interests and experience cover a range of transportation areas including traffic flow theory & characteristics, large-scale transportation network modelling, complex networks, pedestrian crowd dynamics and simulation, and urban data analytics & visualisation.
Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Grant DP210102089 (2021-2024) on sustainable mobility: city-wide exposure modelling to advance bicycling
Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grant LP190100650 (2020-2023) with Adiona on stable on-demand optimization for workforce and fleet logistics management.