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Jane (Jie) Lin, PhD

Professor

Civil, Materials, and Environmental Engineering

Contact

Building & Room:

2089 ERF

Address:

842 West Taylor Street, MC 246, Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 996-3068

CV Download:

Lin_CV.pdf

About

Research Interests

  • Sustainable transportation systems modeling and design with a focus on
    • air pollution and greenhouse gas mitigation,
    • health exposure analysis to mobile source pollutants
    • green freight transportation and urban logistics design and strategies
    • public transport service
    • new mobility service enabled by information technology (ride sourcing, ride sharing, EV, AV, and crowdshipping)
  • Applications of data analytics and systems analysis methods in transportation

Selected Publications

[Selected publications in the past 5 years]

  1. Chen, Z., Yin, Y., He, F., Lin, J. (2015) Parking Reservation for Managing Downtown Curbside Parking, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2498, 12–18.
  2. Lin, J., Szczurek, P., Wolfson, O., Xu, B. (2015) The Observe-Driver-and-Learn Platform for the Development of VANET Safety Applications, Journal of Transportation Research Board, No. 2489: 49-56.
  3. Zou, B., Kafle, N., Wolfson, O., Lin, J. (2015), A Mechanism Design Based Approach to Solving Parking Slot Assignment in the Information Era, Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 81 (2): 631-653.
  4. Lin, J., Chen, Q., Kawamura, K. (2016) Logistics Cost and Environmental Impact Analyses of Urban Delivery Consolidation Strategies, Networks and Spatial Economics, 16(1), 227-253.
  5. Vallamsundar, S., Lin, J., Konduri, K., Zhou, X., Pendyala, R. (2016) A Comprehensive Modeling Framework for Transportation-induced Health Exposure Assessment, Transportation Research Part D: Transportation and the Environment, 46, 94-113.
  6. Vallamsundar, S., Lin, J., Chang, Y.T. (2016) Estimating Externality of Population Health Exposure to Emissions From Transportation Sources, International Journal of Shipping and Transportation Logistics, 8, No.6, 632-652.
  7. Lin, J., Zhou, W., Wolfson, O. (2016) Electric Vehicle Routing Problem. Transportation Research Procedia, Vol. 12, 508-521. doi: 10.1016/j.trpro.2016.02.007
  8. Kafle, N., Zou, B., Lin, J. (2017) Design and Modeling of Crowdsourcing Enabled Relay System for Urban Parcel Delivery, Transportation Res10.1016/j.trpro.2016.02.007earch Part B: Methodological 99, 62-82.
  9. Lin, J., Zhou, W., Du, L. (2018) Is On-demand Same Day Delivery Service Green? Transportation Research Part D: Transportation and the Environment, 61, 118-139.
  10. Ayala, D., Wolfson, O. , DasGupta, B., Lin, J., Xu, B. (2018) Spatio-temporal Matching for Urban Transportation Applications, ACM Transaction on Spatial Algorithms and Systems 3(4), 11-39.
  11. Zhang, L., Hu, X., Qiu, R., Lin, J., Zhang, H., Chen, Q., Tan, H., Lin, D. (2018) Trend analysis and forecast of PM2.5 in Fuzhou, China using the ARIMA model, Ecological Indicators, 95, 702-710.
  12. Zhang, L., Hu, X., Qiu, R., Lin, J. (2019) Comparison of Real-world Emissions of LDGVs of Different Vehicle Emission Standards on both Mountainous and Level Roads in China, Transportation Research Part D: Transportation and Environment, 69, 24-39.
  13. Conlon J., Lin, J. (2019) Emission Impact of Autonomous Vehicle introduction in an urban network, Journal of Transportation Research Board, Vol. 2673(5), 142-153.
  14. Li, W., Lin, J. (2019) Special Issue on Urbanization, transportation and air quality in developing countries, Transportation Research Part D: Transportation and Environment, Vol. 68, 1.
  15. Zhou, W., Lin, J. (2019) An On-demand Same-Day Delivery Service Using Direct Peer-to-Peer Transshipment Strategies, Networks and Spatial Economics, 19 (2), 409–443.
  16. Foti, L., Lin, J., Wolfson, O. (2019) The Virtues of Fair Ridesharing. GeoInformatica 2019: 1-29.
  17. Ballare, S., Lin, J. (2020) Investigating the use of microhubs and crowdshipping for last mile delivery, Transportation Research Procedia 46, 277-284.
  18. Shen, H., Zou, B., Lin, J., Liu, P. (2020) Modeling Travel Mode Choice of Young People with Differentiated E-Hailing Ride Service in Nanjing China, Transport Research Part D, Vol.78, online first.
  19. Lin, J., Zhou, W. (2020) Important Factors for Daily Routing Cost of Battery Electric Delivery Trucks. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, online first,
  20. Shen, H., Lin, J. (2020) Comprehensive Investigation of Crowdshipping Delivery Production with Real-world Data, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, online first.

Service to Community

  • Editor, Transport Policy, January 2018 – present.
  • Associate Editor, Transportation Research Part D: Transportation and Environment, January 2017 – present.
  • Editorial board member, Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, February 2008 – present.
  • Editorial board member, International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, August 2011 - present.
  • Guest editor, special issue on "Emerging Urban Mobility Services", Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technology, 2016-2017.
  • Guest editor, special issue on "Urbanization, Transportation and Air Quality in Developing Countries", Transportation Research Part D: Transportation and the Environment, 2017-2018.

Professional Leadership

Chair (April 2020 – April 2023), Sustainability and Resilience Group (AM000), Transportation Research Board (TRB), National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Member (April 202 - April 2023), Technical Activity Council (TAC), Transportation Research Board (TRB), National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Vice Chair (October 2017 - April 2020), Section on Transportation Environment and Energy (ADC00), Transportation Research Board (TRB), National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Chair (April 2011- April 2017), Committee on Transportation and Air Quality (ADC20), Transportation Research Board (TRB), National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Notable Honors

2001, doctoral dissertation award, University of California Transportation Center (UCTC)

2006, 2009, Faculty Research Award, UIC College of Engineering

2006, the Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC) Parker Award for Best Paper, Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC)

2019, Outstanding Paper Award for Best Presentation, 11th International Conference on City Logistics, Dubrovnik, Croatia, June 12-14, 2019

Education

BS Civil Engineering (2nd dgr: Comp. Sci)
Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

MS & PhD Civil & Environmental Engineering
University of California, Davis

Post-doc fellow
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Joint appointment (2003-present)
Institute for Environmental Science & Policy, UIC