University of California, Riverside

Center for Environmental Research & Technology



Kanok Boriboonsomsin


Associate Research Engineer

Kanok BoriboonsomsinKanok Boriboonsomsin received a Ph.D. degree in Transportation Engineering from the University of Mississippi in 2004. After that, he served as a visiting assistant professor at Ohio Northern University for the academic year 2004-2005, where he taught courses in transportation engineering, traffic engineering, highway engineering, urban planning, and surveying. He then joined CE-CERT in July 2005 as a postdoctoral scholar in the Transportation Systems Research group.

Currently, Dr. Boriboonsomsin holds an Assistant Research Engineer (research faculty) position at CE-CERT. His research interests include the relationship of land use and transportation to energy and air quality, transportation planning, vehicle emissions modeling, traffic simulation, geographic information system (GIS) applications in transportation, and intelligent transportation system (ITS) technology. His current research focuses on developing innovative ITS applications that benefit the environment, improving the inventorying methods of on-road mobile emissions, evaluating strategies to reduce greenhouse gases from surface transportation, among others.

Dr. Boriboonsomsin is a member of the Transportation Research Board (TRB), the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), and the International Society for Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Transportation Infrastructures (iSMARTi). He also serves on the TRB's Transportation and Air Quality Standing Committee and the iSMARTi's Environment and Sustainable Development Standing Committee.

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Center for Environmental Research & Technology
1084 Columbia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92507
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