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Dr Brian Lee

Science and Engineering Faculty,
Civil Engineering and The Built Environment,
Civil Engineering

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Name
Dr Brian Lee
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer in Transport/Engineering
Science and Engineering Faculty,
Civil Engineering and The Built Environment,
Civil Engineering
Discipline *
Civil Engineering
Phone
+61 7 3138 9952
Email
Location
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Identifiers and profiles
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Qualifications

PhD (University of Toronto)

Keywords

Intelligent transport systems, Managed motorways, Traffic control and operation, Transport engineering

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Research Interests

  • Traffic signal control
  • Traffic modelling and analysis
  • Mode choice and transit user behaviour
  • Transport systems modelling and analysis
  • Parking pricing and behaviour analysis
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
  • Wireless communication applications

Awards

  • Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of Canada, Michael Van Aerde Scholarship, 2004
  • University of Toronto Allan Tonks Scholarship, 2001

Career History

2013 – present Senior Lecturer, Civil/Transport Engineering, Queensland University of Technology
2010 – 2012 Lecturer, Civil/Transport Engineering, Queensland University of Technology
2007 – 2010 Research Associate, Bureau of Intelligent Transportation Systems and Freight Security, University of British Columbia, Canada
2000 – 2007 Graduate Student Researcher, University of Toronto, Canada
2005 – 2006 Transportation Systems Analyst, LEA Ltd., Canada
1996 – 1998 Research Fellow, Ajou University
This information has been contributed by Dr Brian Lee.

Teaching

  • ENB 376 Transport Engineering
  • ENB 379 Transport Engineering and Planning Applications
  • ENB 372 Design and Planning of Highways
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Experience

2012 ~ current

Senior Lecturer in Transport Engineering and Planning

  • Urban traffic modelling and control
  • Traffic state and congestion estimation
  • Travel behaviour and mode choice
  • Autonomous vehicle control
  • Parking pricing and behaviour models
  • Transit system operation and assessment

2010 ~ 2012

Lecturer in Transport Engineering and Planning / Domain Leader, Network Efficiency and Reliability, Smart Transport Research Centre

  • Motorway ramp metering
  • Variable speed limit
  • Adaptive traffic signal control for motorway interchanges

2007 ~ 2010

Research Associate, Bureau of ITS and Freight Security

  • Vehicular Telematics over WiFi and WiMax Multihop Networks
  • Dynamic Weight Threshold Strategy for Improved Capacity of Commercial Vehicle Weigh Station
  • Benefit Analysis of Electronic Commercial Vehicle Screening at Weigh Stations
  • Simulation Modeling of Truck Weigh and Credential Screening System
  • Applying Supply Chain Logistics Modeling to Border Security and Efficiency: FAST case
  • Regulations and Initiatives Affecting Secure, Efficient and Safe Cross-border Freight Movements
  • Review of Advanced Technologies with Application to the Security and Efficiency of Cross-Border Freight Movements

2000 ~ 2007

Graduate Student Researcher, University of Toronto

  • Development of Intelligent Transit Signal Priority Algorithm
  • Simulation Modeling and Evaluation of Transit Signal Priority Measures in Toronto
  • Genetic Algorithm based Traffic Signal Timing Optimization for Adaptive Traffic Control
This information has been contributed by Dr Brian Lee.

Publications


Research projects

Grants and projects (Category 1: Australian Competitive Grants only)

Title
A novel integrated motorway management system for less congested, more reliable and safer motorways
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP120100343
Start year
2012
Keywords
Intelligent Transport Systems; Congestion Management; Ramp Metering; Variable Speed Limit; Traffic Safety; Traffic Simulation

Supervision

Completed supervisions (Doctorate)