Dr. Jin Liu

Dr. Jin Liu


Dr Jin Liu is a Research Fellow in the Spatial Modelling and Dynamics (SMaD) group of ITS, Leeds. 

He was awarded his Ph.D. from University of Birmingham on developing multi-agent application for railway traffic management problems. Before joining ITS, he worked as a Research Associate at Future Mobility Research Group of Newcastle University. His research mainly covers modelling, analysis and optimisation of rail traffic including passenger and freight rail, railway requirement analysis, and system verification and validation. He has been working with partners in academia and industry on projects funded by Innovate UK, RSSB, EU, Simens, Network Rail and others, and has developed novel applications for real rail systems.


  • Research Fellow on railway traffic management and train control

Research interests

Innovate UK/RSSB: assisted Very Short Term Plan (aVSTP)

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  • Ph.D. in Railway Engineering, University of Birmingham

Research groups and institutes

  • Spatial Modelling and Dynamics