Dr. Chan has been with UC Berkeley since 1994. He is a Research Engineer and serves as the Program Leader for Safety Research at California PATH (Partners for Advanced Transportation Technology) of Institute of Transportation Studies (ITS), http://www.path.berkeley.edu/. He is also serving as Associate Director of Berkeley Deep Drive, https://deepdrive.berkeley.edu/, a research consortium led by Prof. Trevor Darrell.
Chan has 30 years of research experience in a broad range of automotive and transportation systems. He obtained his doctoral degree from Berkeley in 1988, and worked in the private sectors before joining PATH in 1994. Since then, he has been involved in a variety of research projects. His research experience spans from vehicle automation, driver-assistance systems, sensing and wireless communication technologies, to driver behaviors, vehicular safety and highway network safety assessment.