Zhang Yong



ZHANG Yong (Jason), Ph. D.

School ofTransportation


35#Jinxianghe Road, Nanjing210096,P.R.China

Phone/Fax: +86-25-83790074




2003-2006Ph.D. in TransportationEngineering, SchoolofTransportation,Southeast University

2000-2003M.S. inTransportation Engineering, Department of Transportation, Chang’an University

1996-2000B.S.inTransportationEngineering, Department of Transportation, Chang’an University



lSustainable Transportation

lCivil Logistics Engineering

lIntelligent Transportation System

lTransportation safetymanagement



Principle Investigator:

2009-present Principle Investigator sponsored by Ministry of Science and Technology (ChineseTransportation Safety Action Plan-Project 5#):Key Technologies of Improving National TransportationSafety and Their Application

2008-2010Principle Investigator sponsored by Ministry of Education: Study on City Traffic Management OptimizationModel Based on Network Balance

2008-2009Principle Investigator sponsored by Ministryof Public Security: Research on DynamicSimulation for City Traffic Management and DSS Development

2009-2010Principle Investigator sponsored by Transportation ScienceProgram of Lian Yungang City: Research on the Framework and SystemofMulti-modalTransportation in Lian Yungang City

2011-presentPrinciple Investigator sponsored by TransportationScience Program of Nanjing city: Studyon the Technologies and DSS Development to Monitor the Energy Consumption andGHG emission in Freight Transportation in Nanjing

2010-presentPrinciple Investigator sponsored by Science Fundingof Southeast University:Study on the Trip Chain Characteristics of CityTrucks and Some Effects on Air Quality

2011-presentPrinciple Investigatorsponsored by Science Program of Hebei Province: Study on Low-carbon Transportation Development Strategy

2010-presentPrinciple Investigator sponsoredby the National Science Foundation of China(NSFC): Study on Coordination Mechanism of Biomass Supply Chainunder Disruptions

2010-presentPrinciple Investigator sponsored by the Ministry of Education of China: Studyon Coordination Mechanism of Bio-fuel Supply Chain under Disruptions

2009-2010Principle Investigator sponsored by Soft Science Program of Nanjing:Research onStrategies and Patterns of Low-carbon Logistics for Road Freight Transport Industry in Nanjing

2006-2010PrincipleInvestigator sponsored by Anhui Province Government, AnhuiProvince Government, Jiangsu Province Government, Guiyang Government, JiashanGovernment, and Suqian Government : Regional/CityLogisticsSystemPlanning and Optimization Projects; City LogisticsPark/DCDesign Projects

lProjectsof Guiyang City “Conceptual Planning ofJinyang Logistics Park”, “Conceptual and Controlling Planning of Ergezhai RTC ”,“Conceptual and Controlling Planning of Container Changing Logistics Center”,and “Revision of Modern Logistics Planning”

lProject of Transportation Management Agency of Anhui “Research on Anhui Modern Logistics Development of TransportationIndustry”

lSoft Program of Henan Transportation Department “Research on patterns and methods ofDeveloping Modern Logistics with Traditional Road Transportation Station”

lProject of Henan Transportation Management Agency “Research on Logistics Key technology and Application of TraditionalWarehousing Enterprises”

lProject of Anhui TransportationDepartment “Research on Key Technologyof Modern Logistics Planning in Anhui Transportation Industry”

lProject of Jiangsu Economic and Commercial Committee “Establish 11.5 development planof Jiangsu Modern Logistics”

lProject of Henan Transportation Management Agency “Planning ofZhengzhou International Main-Way Logistics”

lProject of Suqian City “Planof Suqian city Logistics”

lProject of Development andReformCommission of Changzhou “Planningand Design of Changzhou Benniu Logistics Center”


Journal Papers:

1.ZhangY., Bao X., Ren G. et al. Analysing thestatus, obstacles and recommendations for WCOs of restaurants as biodieselfeedstocks in China from supply chain perspectives. Resources, Conservation andRecycling,2012

2.Ren G., Zhou Z., Wang W., Zhang Y. et al. Pedestrian crossingbehaviors at signalized intersections: observational study and survey in China.Transportation Research Record,2011

3.Zhang Y., Yu Y., Li T., Zou B.2011.Analyzing Chineseconsumers’ perception for biofuels implementation: The private vehicles owner'sinvestigating in Nanjing. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews,15(5)

4.Zhang Y., Yu Y., Zou B. 2011. Analysingpublic awareness and acceptance of alternative fuel vehicles in China: the caseof EV. Energy Policy,

5.Zhang Y., MaC., Li X., Wang S., Mao H. 2008. Methodology of Hinterland Strategy Selectionfor Container Port Based on GE Matrix and Fuzzy TOPSIS: Case of LianyungangPort in China. TransportationResearch Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2066

6.Zhang Y., Xiao G., Wang G., Zhou T., JiangD.2009. Medical waste management in China: A case study of Nanjing. Waste Management, Vol. 29

7.Ren G., Zhang Y., Zhou Z..Analysis and testing of shortest path algorithms in transportation modeling.Sciencepaper on line, 2009, 4(10)

8.Liu Y., Zhang Y., Ren G.Analysis of saturation flow rate of the through lanes at signalized intersections.Journal of transportation engineering and information, 2010, 08(3)

9.Du X., Zhang Y., Ren G.Public Transportation panning of small and moderate cities based on TOD mode.Journal of transportation engineering and information, 2010, 8(2)

10.Yan Y., Liu H., Zhang Y.et al. A methodology for safety assessment of hazardous material road transportenterprises based on fuzzy TOPSIS. Journal of China safety science, 2010, 20(9)

11.Pan S., ZhangY., Yu Y., Yang S. 2010. A Comparativeand Analytical Study of the Organizational Structure of Biomass SupplyLogistics Based on Transaction Cost. LogisticsTechnology, 29(1)

12.CuiX., Hong X. Mao, H., Zhang Y., YangP.. 2010. Design of Incapacitated Hub-and-Spoke Logistics Networks with SingleAllocation. Journal of TransportationSystems Engineering and Information Technology, Vol.10, No.5, Oct.2010

13.ChenX., Zhang Y., Mao H., Xu H. 2010. Study on Modes of Vehicle Trip Chainof Urban Distribution and Their Effects. LogisticsTechnology, 29(1)

14.Zhang Y., ChenX., Jing Y. 2009. Study on Supply Chain Coordination System of Biomass Energy. Logistics Technology, 28(3)

15.Zhang Y., ChenX., Jing Y. 2009. Modeling of Biomass Energy Supply Chain Based on SystemsDynamics. Logistics Technology,28(10)

16.WangY., Zhang Y., Mao H. 2009. Study on Material Flow Simulation ofAutomobile Production Line. LogisticsTechnology, 28(1)

17.LiJ., ZhangY. 2009. The Study on Vehicle Routing Problem ofSimultaneous Deliveries and Pickups with Time Windows. Information and Control, 38(6)

18.LiJ., ZhangY., Da Q. 2008. Research on heterogeneous vehiclerouting problem with hard time windows for the third party logistics. Journal of Systems Engineering, 23(1)

19.LiJ., Zhang Y. 2007. A Tabu Search Algorithm for Vehicle Routing Problemwith Simultaneous Deliveries and Pickups.Systems Engineering - Theory & Practice, 27(6)

20.Zhang Y., Li J.,Li X., Mao H. 2007. Fuzzy Chance Constrained Programming Model for LogisticsNetwork Design for 3PLS. Journal of Highwayand Transportation Research and Development, 24(2)

21.ChengR., Zhang Y., Xiang L., Li X., Mao H. 2007. Virtual layout methodof distribution center of logistics based on simulation. Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, 7(4)

22.Zhang Y., WangN. 2007. Design of Inner Planning Framework of Opening Logistics Center. Market Modernization, (19)

23.LiX., Cheng R., Zhang Y., Xue Y. 2007. Simulation Analysis for VariousOrder-picking Policies in Distribution Center. Computer and Communications, 25(2)

24.Zhang Y., Li,J. Li X., Mao H. 2007. Design Framework for 3PLS Logistics Facility NetworkBased on IDEF0. Journal of TransportationEngineering and Information, 5(4)

25.Zhang Y., LiJ., Li X., Mao H. 2006. Integrated logistics facilities network design for 3PLSunder uncertainty. Journal of SoutheastUniversity (English Edition), 22(4)

26.Zhang Y., Li X.,Mao H. 2006. A Methodology Based on Fuzzy Quality Function Deployment and FuzzyTOPSIS for Distribution Center Location. Journalof Highway and Transportation Research and Development, 23(9)

27.Zhang Y., Li X.,Mao H. 2006. Two-phase Mathematical Approach for Logistics Network Design Basedon Choquet Integral. Journal of Highwayand Transportation Research and Development, 23(10)

28.Zhang Y., LiJ., Li X., Mao H. 2006. A Fuzzy DEA Model for Plan Evaluation for 3PLSLogistics Facilities System. Mathematicsin Practice and Theory, 36(22)

29.Zhang Y., WangN. 2006. Study on the Traffic Impact Analysis for Urban Logistics Parks. Logistics Sci-Tech, 29(6)

30.Li X.,Cheng R., ZhangY., Mao H. 2006. Methodology Based on FuzzyQuality Function Deployment for Distribution Center Location for 3PLS. Computer and Communications, 24(4)

31.Zhang Y., Li X.,Mao H. 2005. Study on Planning Methodology of Regional logistics Network. Journal of Transportation SystemsEngineering and Information Technology, 5(2)

32.Zhang Y., Li X.,Mao H. 2005. Methodology to sequence the logistics centers based on entropyweighting and TOPSIS. Journal ofSoutheast University (Natural Science Edition), 35(6)

33.Mao H.,Zhang Y., Li X. 2005. Logistics enterprise classifying model. Journal of Traffic and TransportationEngineering, 5(2)

34.LiX., Zhang Y., Mao H., Xu Y. 2005. Study on Planning Methodology of theRegional Logistics Hub City Based on the Theory of Growth Pole. Journal of Highway and TransportationResearch and Development, 22(9)

35.Zhang Y., LiX., Mao H., Xu Y. 2005. Study on the Methodology of the Strategy Selection forthe Road Freight Enterprise to Develop Modern Logistics. Journal of Highway and Transportation Research and Development,22(7)

36.Zhang Y., Li X.,Mao H. 2005. Multiple Stage and Multiple Attribute Decision Making Model forLogistics Park Projects. Journal ofHighway and Transportation Research and Development, 22(9)

Conference Papers:

1.Zhao X., Ren G., Zhang Y. Study of OptimizedEvacuation Route of Commercial Street Based on Microscopic Model.91th TRB Annual Meeting,2012

2.Zhou Z., Ren G., Wang W.Chen Q., Zhang Y. Pedestrian Behaviors and Perceptions of Safety in China:an Experiment on Heart Rate. 91th TRB Annual Meeting, 2012

3.Huang Z., Ren G., Zhang Y. et al. Integrated Model for Evacuation Routing and TrafficSignal Optimization with Background Demand Uncertainty. 91th TRB AnnualMeeting, 2012.

4.Zhou Z., Ren G., Zhang Y. et al. Conceptual Designof Behavior-based Traffic Safety Evaluation and Decision SupportSystem. Progress in Safety Science andTechnology 2010, Vol.VIII2007-2015

5.Ren G., Gu C., Zhang Y. Trafficsafety propaganda in enterprises-influencing factors analysis by means oflogistic model. International Conferenceof Chinese Transportation Professionals - ICCTP 2011

6.Hua J., He K., Zhang Y. et al. DesignFramework for Traffic Behavior Safety Evaluation and Decision Support SystemBased on IDEF0 Modeling. InternationalConference of Chinese Transportation Professionals - ICCTP 2011

7.Zhao X., Ren G., Zhang Y. et al. TrafficPolicemen’s Perceptions of Traffic Safety and Management in China. International Conference of ChineseTransportation Professionals - ICCTP 2011

8.Zhang Y., Li X., Rui W. 2008. “Constructing a coordinating system framework of emergency management for3PLS based on UML”, in proceedingsof The 2008 International Conference on Automation and Logistics (ICAL 2008).Qingdao, China: IEEE, Sept. 2008

9.Zhao B., Zhang Y., Jian L. 2010. “Researchon the Reward and Punishment Feedback Contract Based on Asymmetric Informationunder the “Company + Farmer” Model”, in Proceedings ofThe 2010International Conference of LogisticsEngineering and Management (ICLEM 2010). Chengdu, China: ASCE, Oct, 2010

10.Zou B.,Gong H., Zhang Y. 2010. “Study on Revenue-Sharing Contract Based onDownside-Risk-Averse Agents under the “Farmers + Company” Model”, in Proceedings of The 2010 International Conference of LogisticsEngineering and Management (ICLEM 2010). Chengdu, China: ASCE, Oct, 2010

11.Jiang L., Zhang Y.,Zhao B. 2010. Study of Biomass Supply Chain based on RevenueSharing Contract with Asymmetric Information of Production Costs”, in Proceedings of The 2010InternationalConference of Logistics Engineering and Management (ICLEM 2010). Chengdu,China: ASCE, Oct, 2010, Vol.7

12.Gong H.,Zhang Y., Li J. 2010. “Coordination Mechanism by Option Contract in theBiomass Supply Chain Organized by ‘Company and Farmer’”, in Proceedings of The 2010InternationalConference on Automation and Logistics (ICAL 2010). Hong Kong and Macau:IEEE, Aug. 16-20

13.Yan Y., Liu H., Zhang Y.,Zhou Z. 2010. “A Fuzzy-QFD Approach to Design Decision Support System forEmergency Response of Hazardous Materials Road Transportation Accidents”, in Proceedings of The 2010International Conference on Automation andLogistics (ICAL 2010). Hong Kong and Macau: IEEE, Aug. 16-20

14.Wang K., Chen X., Zhang Y.2008. “Fuzzy Multi-Object Model and Solution to Design Logistics FacilityNetwork For 3PLS”, in Proceedings of The2008International Conference onAutomation and Logistics (ICAL 2008). Qingdao, China: IEEE, Sept. 2008

15.Zhang Y., Xie L., Hang W., Cui X. 2007.“A Robust Model for 3PLS to Design a Remanufacturing Logistics Network underthe Uncertain Environment”, in Proceedingsof The 2007International Conferenceon Automation and Logistics (ICAL 2007). Jinan, China: IEEE, Aug. 2007

16.Zhang Y., Xie L., Li X., Wang S. 2007. “Designinga Reverse Logistics Network Considering Risk Management”, in Proceedings of The 2007 InternationalConference on Wireless Communications (WiCom 2007), Shanghai, China: IEEE,Sept. 21-25

17.Zhang Y., Wang S., Li J. 2007. “Applicationof Kohonen Neural Networks for Shipper Segmentation in Logistics CentersPlanning”, in Proceedings of The 2007International Conference on Wireless Communications (WiCom 2007), Shanghai,China: IEEE, Sept. 21-25

18.Zhang Y., Li X., Mao H., Ma C. 2007. “Designinga Hazardous Waste Reverse Logistics Network for Third Party Logistics Supplierunder the Fuzzy Environment”, in Proceedingsof The 2007 International Conference on Service Operations and Logistics, andInformatics (SOLI 2007)s, Philadelphia, PA, USA: IEEE, Aug. 27-29

19.Zhang Y., Wang X., Xie L. 2007. “Amulti-perspective methodology for 3PLS to select contingent plan”, in Proceedings of The 2007 InternationalConference on Management Science and Engineering (ICMSE 2007), Harbin, China:IEEE, Aug. 20-22