Supervisor of Doctorate Candidates
Supervisor of Master's Candidates
Date of Employment:2019-09-27
School/Department:Traffic and Transportation Engineering
Education Level:PhD Graduate
Business Address:Transportation Building (Jiaotonglou) 222, School of Traffic & Transportation Engineering, Central South University
Alma Mater:University of Central Florida
Professor Dr. Jaeyoung Lee (Chinese: 李载宁) is a Distinguished Professor of the School of Traffic & Transportation Engineering of Central South University, China. He is an international renowned expert in the field of traffic safety and transportation planning. He has conducted research studies in traffic safety, traffic planning, operation and management of transportation, Big Data, and intelligent transportation systems (ITS). Since his Ph.D. program under Professor Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty at the University of Central Florida, traffic safety has been his main research direction. In the recent ten years, he has been involved in more than twenty research projects funded by the governments of the United States and South Korea, including three projects of the Florida Department of Transportation, three projects of the U.S. Department of Transportation and so forth. Professor Lee has written about 150 papers in related journals and international conferences including more than 80 papers that are indexed in SCI or EI. He has been invited to attend high-level international conferences held in more than ten countries and has made more than 100 presentations. The total number of citations is 3,096 with h-index: 31 and i-10-index: 69, according to Google Scholar (as Sept. 25, 2021).
Name of Research Group:SPIRIT
Description of Research Group:Established in September 2019, the laboratory is based on the national key discipline of Transportation Engineering of Central South University, and carries out high-level research on the key theories and core technologies of traffic safety.Professor Lee, the director of the laboratory, has been engaged in the research of traffic system safety analysis for a long time, accurately grasping the latest research direction in this field, carrying out a lot of research on a number of key scientific issues, and creating many new analytical methods with far-reaching influence.Fruitful research results have been obtained in the field related to traffic safety.