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Yuchao Sun

Dr Chao Sun

Research Fellow
Agriculture and Environment, School of

Contact details
Address
School of Agriculture and Environment
The University of Western Australia (M261)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 8720
Email
chao.sun@uwa.edu.au

Research Fellow
Planning and Transport Research Centre (PATREC)

Contact details
Address
Planning and Transport Research Centre (PATREC)
The University of Western Australia (M261)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 8720
Email
chao.sun@uwa.edu.au
Biography
Chao completed his PhD in computational planning, for which he developed a bio-inspired computer algorithm that can design street layouts. Chao has experience in both academia and industry, where he participated in a range of research and consulting activities including some large-scale infrastructure and mining projects.
Key research
Future transport (impact of Autonomous Vehicles and telecommuting etc.);
Transport and traffic modelling and simulation;
Data analytics for transport;
Optimisation (genetic algorithms);
Discrete event simulation for logistics and supply chain management.
Publications
Sun, Y., Taplin, J., 2017. Using microsimulation of city traffic to determine a cordon charge based on marginal network social cost. In: Transportation Research Procedia of World Conference on Transport Research - WCTR 2016, 10-15 July 2016. Shanghai, China (in press).

Sun, Y., Qiu, M., Taplin, J., 2014. Achieving residential connectivity and density goals with computer generated plans in a greenfields area. Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, 41(3), 430-449.

Lloyd, A., Maxville, V., Sun, Y., Sloan, T., 2006. From INWA to INCA: an international collaboration in eSocial Science. Second International Conference on e-Social Science. Manchester, UK.

Lloyd, A., Nan, K., Qian, D., Sloan, T., Sun, Y., Nan, B., 2005. Linking e-Science capabilities for e-Social Science communities: extending the UK-Australia INWA project to the Chinese Academy of Sciences. First International Conference on e-Social Science. Manchester, UK.

Lloyd, A., Sloan, T., Hume, A., AC, C. & Sun, Y., 2005. The Global Grid and distributed data mining. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Concurrent Engineering: Research and Applications. Fort Worth, Dallas, USA.

Sun, Y., Lloyd, A., 2005. Managing knowledge in distributed organisations. ITS Africa-Asia-Australia Regional Conference, Perth, WA.

Sun, Y., Lloyd, A., 2005. Pattern Language – Putting People at the Centre of Design. 12th International Conference on Concurrent Engineering: Research and Applications. Fort Worth, Dallas, USA.
Memberships
Western Australia Operations Research Industry Forum
Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia Western Australia Chapter
Previous positions
Senior Simulation Consultant, AECOM
Research Associate, Curtin
Research profile
Research profile and publications
 

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