• Position:Professor
  • Doctor's Degree
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Professor
  • School of Traffic and Transportation Engineering

Education Experience

  • 2008.92010.6

     University of Central Florida   Transportation Engineering   Post-Doc 

  • 2003.92007.6

     National University of Singapore   Transportation Engineering   Doctor's Degree 

  • 2000.92003.6

     Tianjin University   Civil Engineering   Master's Degree 

  • 1996.92000.6

     Tianjin University   Civil Engineer   Baccalaureate 

Job Experience

  • 2008.72010.8

     University of Central Florida 

  • 2007.72008.7

     National University of Singapore 

  • 2007.32008.6

     Singapore TSM Consultancy PTE LTD 

  • 2010.10Now

     Central South University 

Social Appointments

  • - Associate Editor: Accident Analysis and Prevention, Elsevier

  • - Editorial Board Member: Analytic Method for Accident Research, Elsevier

  • - 期刊编委:Journal of Modern Transport, Springer

  • - Editorial Board Member: Journal of Geography and Regional Planning

  • - Editorial Board Member: Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Elsevier

  • - 期刊副主编:交通信息与安全,武汉理工大学出版社

  • - Editorial Board Member: Journal of Wuhan University of Technology (Transportation edition)

  • - Committee Member: USA Transportation Research Board ABJ80 Statistical Methods

  • - Executive Committee Member: Young Researcher Chapter of China Transportation Association

  • - Committee Member: China ITS Association



Dr. Helai Huang is a professor of transportation engineering in the School of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Central South University (CSU). He serves as associate dean of the School, the founding director of CSU Urban Transport Research Centre and Key Laboratory of Smart Transportation of Hunan Province. Dr. Huang holds B.E & M.S. degrees from Tianjin University, China (1996-2003), a PhD degree in transportation engineering from National University of Singapore (2003-2007), and worked as a post-doc at University of Central Florida (2008-2010).

His research interests include traffic safety, transportation planning and ITS. Dr. Huang is an associate Editor of Accident Analysis and Prevention (Elsevier), an editorial board member of Analytic Method in Accident Research (Elsevier) and Journal of Geography and Regional Planning, a committee member for TRB ABJ80 Committee (Statistical Methods) and TRB ANF10 Committee (Pedestrians), and a journal reviewer for over 20 SCI/SSCI -indexed international journals. Since 2004, Dr. Huang has authored over 100 peer-reviewed publications including a monograph, a book chapter in the TTT book series, over 50 SCI/SSCI-indexed journal articles and 50 research papers at various international symposiums including TRB annual meetings, ISTTT, WCTR, RS4C etc.

  • Entry Time:2010-10-08
  • Graduated University:National University of Singapore
  • Honor& Award:Outstanding young researcher award of Hunan province, 2010.
    Outstanding contribution award in transport engineering, Hunan province, 2015.
    “Shenghua Scholar” Professorship, Central South University, 2010-2015.
  • Office Location:Jiaotong Building, Room 219
  • Contact:Tel:0731-82656631; Email:huanghelai@csu.edu.cn