Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Asst Prof Lyu, Chen

Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Asst Prof Lyu, Chen

Automated Driving and Human-Machine System (AutoMan) Research Group

Dr. LYU Chen (often spelled as Lv Chen) is a Nanyang Assistant Professor of School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, with joint appointment in School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University. He is the Director of Automated Driving and Human-Machine System (AutoMan) Research Group, and the Cluster Director in Future Mobility Solutions at ERI@N. He received Bachelor degree in Automotive Engineering from Wuhan Univ. of Technology, China in 2010, and the Ph.D. degree from Department of Automotive Engineering, Tsinghua University, China in 2016. He was a joint PhD researcher at EECS Dept., University of California, Berkeley, USA during 2014-2015, and a Research Fellow at Advanced Vehicle Engineering Center, Cranfield University, UK during 2016-2018. His research focuses on advanced vehicle control and intelligence, where he has contributed 2 books, 2 book chapters, over 100 papers and 12 granted patents.

Dr. Lv serves as a Guest Editor for IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Applied Energy and International Journal of Powertrains, and an Academic Editor for PLOS ONE, Frontiers in Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Innovation, International Journal of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles, and International Journal of Vehicle Systems Modelling and Testing. He received the Highly Commended Paper Award of IMechE UK in 2012, the NSK Outstanding Mechanical Engineering Paper Award in 2014, the China SAE Outstanding Paper Award in 2015, the 1st Class Award of China Automotive Industry Scientific and Technological Invention in 2015, the Tsinghua University Graduate Student Academic Rising Star Nomination Award in 2015, the Tsinghua University Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award in 2016, the Seal of Excellence of EU H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions in 2017, the Best Workshop/Special Session Paper Award of IEEE Intelligent Vehicle Symposium in 2018, and CSAE Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award in 2018.

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Research Interests
Automated Driving
Human-Machine Systems
Intelligent Electric Vehicles
Driver-Automation Collaboration
Vehicle Dynamics and Control
Cyber-Physical Systems
Current Projects
  • Cyber-Physical System Based Design Optimisation of Intelligent Electric Vehicles (CPS-iEV)
  • Development of an Electric Propulsion Unit with a Hybrid Engine System and Rim-Driven Fan System for an Aerial Flight System
  • Improving Environmental Sustainability through Energy Efficient Driving: Eco-driving of Autonomous Electric Vehicle Platoons
  • Intelligent Infrastructure for AV
Selected Publications
  • Yang Xing, Chen Lv, Dongpu Cao. (2019). Personalized Vehicle Trajectory Prediction Based on Joint Time Series Modeling for Connected Vehicles. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology , accept, in press.
  • Yang Xing, Chen Lv. (2019). Dynamic State Estimation for the Advanced Brake System of Electric Vehicles by using Deep Recurrent Neural Networks. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, accept, in press.
  • Bo Liu, Zhengtao Ding, Chen Lv. (2019). Distributed training for multi-layer neural networks by consensus. IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, accept, in press.
  • Lv C, Liu Y, Hu X, Guo H, Cao D, Wang FY. (2018). Simultaneous Observation of Hybrid States for Cyber-Physical Systems: A Case Study of Electric Vehicle Powertrain. IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, .
  • Lv C, Hu X, Sangiovanni-Vincentelli A, Marina C, Li Y, Cao D. (2018). Driving-Style-Based Co-Design Optimization of an Automated Electric Vehicle: A Cyber-Physical System Approach. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, .

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