Mei Chen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Areas: Congestion Pricing, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Traffic Simulation and Forecasting., Transportation Network Modeling, Transportation System Analysis

University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
Civil Engineering - CE
267 OHR
Lexington, KY 40506-0281
Phone: 859-257-9262
Fax: 859-257-4404
Email: mei.chen@uky.edu


Professional Preparation

Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, China Material Science and Engineering 1989

Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, China Transportation Engineering 1992

New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ Transportation 1999

Appointments

 

Jul 2007 – present, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Feb 2002 – Jun 2007 , Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Jul 2000 – Jan 2002 ,Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, National Center for Transportation and Industrial Productivity, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ

Jan 1999 – Jun 2000, Principal Planner, New Jersey Center for Transportation Information and Decision Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ

May 1992 – Jul 1995, Lecturer, Department of Transportation Engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, China

 

Selected Publications

  • An, M. and M. Chen (2007)  Estimating Non-motorized Travel Demand, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No.2002, 18-25.
  • Xia, J. and M. Chen (2007)  A Nested Clustering Procedure for Traffic Condition Classification, Journal of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Vol.22, No.6, 430-437.
  • Xia, J. and M. Chen (2007) Defining Traffic Flow Phases using ITS-Generated Data, Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems. Vol.11, No.1, 15-24.
  • Chen, M., J. Xia, and R. Liu (2006) Develop a Strategy for Imputing Missing Volume Data, Journal of Transportation Research Forum. Vol.45, No.3, 57-75.
  • Gong, H., M. Chen, J. Mayes, and R. Bostrom (2006) Speed Estimation for Air Quality Analysis, Journal of Transportation and Statistics. Vol.9, No.1, 29-38.
  • Chen, M. and X. Liu (2005) Using Neural Network to Analyze Passenger Activity and Its Impact on Bus Dwell Time and Travel Time, Journal of Transportation Research Forum. Vol.44, No.3, 131-141.
  • Chen, M., X. Liu and J. Xia (2005) Dynamic Prediction Method with Schedule Recovery Impact for Bus Arrival Time, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No.1923, 208-217.
  • Chen, M., D. Bernstein, and L. Spasovic (2004) Toll Design Problem with Stochastic Route Choice, Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, Vol.31, 731-742.
  • Chen, M., X. Liu, J. Xia, and S. Chien (2004) A Dynamic Bus Arrival Time Prediction Model Based on APC Data, Journal of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Vol.19, No.5, 364-376.
  • Chen, M. and D. Bernstein (2004) Solving the Toll Design Problem with Multiple User Groups, Transportation Research Part B, Vol.38, 61-79.