Ang Li

Job title: 
Assistant Professor, Aeronautical and Aviation Engineering
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Advisor: Mark Hanson 

Ph.D. (UC Berkeley)

MS (UC Berkeley)

B.Eng. (Tongji)

Dr Ang Li is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Aeronautical and Aviation Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Prior to this, Dr Li received her Ph.D. and M.Sc. Degree in Civil Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley in 2023 and 2018 respectively, and her BEng in Transportation Engineering at Tongji University in 2017.  Dr Li was a researcher in the National Center of Excellence in Aviation Operations Research (NEXTOR) in close collaboration with The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Her research areas focus on traffic management in Urban Air Mobility (UAM) and legacy aviation; multi-modal transportation systems. She has received the Best Paper Awards at ICNS. Dr. Li is the recipient of the Robert Wadell Endowed Fellowship for Engineering Innovation. She is also selected as Rising Star in CEE by Carnegie Mellon University.

Research interests: 

Areas of specialization

  • Unmanned Aircraft Systems Traffic Management (UTM)
  • Regional Air Traffic Management (ATM)
  • UAV Path Planning, Conflict Detection and Resolution (CD&R)
  • Multi-modal Transportation Systems
  • Last-mile Urban Parcel Delivery
  • Mechanism Design and Resource Allocation
  • Congestion Management
  • Transportation Economics
  • Large-scale Optimization, Stochastic Optimization, Machine Learning, Network Science, Data Analytic

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