Johan EngströmGroup Leader, Human Factors and Advanced Systems Testing
Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
Dr. Engström leads the Human Factors and Advanced System Testing (HFAST) Group at the Center for Truck and Bus Safety, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute. He has 16 years of experience from industrial R&D at Volvo Group Trucks Technology, Advanced Technology and Research in Gothenburg, Sweden. Dr. Engstrom has an educational background in cognitive science and his main research interests are in the areas of driver attention, automated driving, quantitative driver behavior analysis and modelling and safety benefits analysis. He was previously appointed as Adjunct Professor at Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden and currently chairs the SAE Driver Metrics, Performance, Behaviors and States Committee.