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Welcome to the website of the UrbanResilience(dot)AI Lab.  Our group focuses on interdisciplinary research on urban computing, networks, and complexity to advance the fundamental understanding and modeling of urban resilience. Our Research Group is directed by Dr. Ali Mostafavi at Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University. The research team focuses on creating transformative solutions for addressing the grand challenges pertaining to the nexus of humans, disasters, and infrastructure systems.


The UrbanResilience(dot)AI Lab is a research group which focuses on cutting-edge interdisciplinary research at the interface of urban science, complex networks, artificial intelligence. We conduct innovative research that matters to the global community. We welcome sustaining and synergistic collaborations with the public agencies, the  industry practitioners, and the academic community around the globe to address the grand challenges of the 21st century!  For further information, please contact Dr. Ali Mostafavi: mostafavi@tamu.edu. 


August 10, 2020

The UrbanResilience.AI Lab welcomes our new post-doctoral research associate, Dr. Faxi Yuan. Faxi joins us from the University of Florida, where he obtained his Ph.D.

April 2, 2020

Grateful to receive the Dean of Engineering Excellence Award from the College of Engineering at TAMU!

April 2, 2020

Congratulations to Natalie Coleman (current undergraduate researcher - Ph.D. student in Fall 2020) for receiving a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship! Way to go Natalie!

March 13, 2020

Our research on network modeling of urban flood infrastructure systems is featured on the front page of NSF: https://nsf.gov/discoveries/disc_summ.jsp?cntn_id=300168

March 12, 2020

Our paper entitled: “Human Well-being and Infrastructure Systems in Disasters: An Empirical Study of Hurricane Harvey” received the Best Paper Award of the Infrastructure Systems and Sustainability Track at the ASCE Construction Research Congress 2020! Congratulations...

March 1, 2020

Congratulations to our wonderful post-doc, Shangjia Dong, for joining the Civil Engineering Department and Disaster Research Center (DRC) at the University of Delaware! He will be an Assistant Professor starting Fall 2020!

February 6, 2019

Grateful to receive NSF CAREER Award!

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