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Zhang, Lei

Zhang, Lei
Herbert Rabin Distinguished Professor; Director, National Transportation Center
3132 Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building

Research Interests 

  • Transportation and urban systems analysis
  • Land use and transportation planning
  • Transportation economics and policy
  • Innovative pricing and financing
  • Infrastructure project and policy evaluation
  • Traveler information systems
  • Mathematical and agent-based simulation models with applications in ITS, demand forecasting, network dynamics


Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota, February 2006

M.S., Applied Economics, University of Minnesota, January 2005

M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota, September 2002

B.S., Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University, June 2000