Lei Lin's research interests include Transportation Big Data, Connected and Automated Vehicle and Machine Learning. Prior to joining the University of Rochester, Lei worked as a research associate at Center for Connected and Automated Transportation (CCAT) at Purdue University, where he led a project about Human-driven Vehicle Trajectory Prediction for Connected and Automated Vehicle Platoon Control. Before that, Lei was a researcher at Conduent/PARC/Xerox from 2015 to 2017, where he worked on connected vehicle and transportation energy optimization projects.
Lei Lin holds a Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering and an M.S. degree in Computer Science, both from University at Buffalo, the State University of New York. He has published more than 35 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers.