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Yang, David  [Team Leader]

First Name :  David
Last Name :  Yang
Telephone :  202-493-3284
E-mail :  david.yang@dot.gov
Title :  Team Leader, Human Factors Team
Team :  Human Factors Team
Backup Person :  Philips, Brian
Office Code :  HRDS-30
Office :  Office of Safety Research and Development

 

Areas of Expertise

  • Real-Time Traveler Information, Human Factors
  • Bicycle Safety Research - Human Factors
  • Changeable Message Signs (Human Factors Research and Development)
  • Driver Behavior Models and Simulations
  • Driver Performance
  • Electronic Billboards, Human Factors
  • Field Research Vehicle - Human Factors Research and Development
  • Geometrics (Design of Highways) Human Factors
  • Highway Driving Simulator
  • Human Factors Safety Research and Development
  • Intersections Human Factors R&D
  • In-vehicle Information Systems
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Human Factors Research and Development
  • Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (Human Factors Research and Development)
  • Older Driver Research - Human Factors
  • Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Human Factors Research and Development
  • Roundabouts - Human Factors Research and Development
  • Speed Management Human Factors Research and Development
  • Traffic Control Devices Human Factors Research and Development
  • Transportation Management Center Human Factors Research and Development
  • Visibility Human Factors Research and Development

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Develop, manage, and coordinate the human factors research program (safety and operations)
  • Provide human factors technical guidance
  • Provide guidance and support to address driver distraction and connected vehicles human factors issues
  • Manage: Highway Driving Simulator
  • Manage human factors research on connected vehicle technology