Garland Chow

BSc, MBA (Maryland), DBA (Indiana)
Director, Bureau of Intelligent Transportation Systems and Freight Security (BITSAFS)
Associate Professor, Operations and Logistics Division

Contact Information

Office Henry Angus 473
Tel (604) 822-8328

Research Interests

  • Supply Chain Management Global sourcing  
  • Sustainable sourcing and Supply chain sustainability
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems
  • Taxicab regulation
  • Location of value added services in the supply chain
  • Managing supply risks and disruptions

Courses Taught in 2013-2014

  • Advance Business Logistics (BCom)
  • Supply-Chain Management (BCom)

Selected Recent Publications

  • "The Canadian-United States Supply Chain in an Era of Global Economic Competitiveness" with P. Vandevert, Proceedings of the Annual Conference Canadian-United States Law Institute, Canada-United States Law Journal, Vol. 34, No. 1 (2009), pp. 7-34
  • "Vehicular Telematics over Heterogeneous Wireless Networks: A Survey," with E. Hossain, V. Leung, B. MacLeod, J. Misic, V. Wong, and O. Yang, Computer Communications, 33(2010) 775-793. 
  • "Simulation Analysis for Electronic Commercial Vehicle Screening at a Weigh Station" with J. Lee, Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2011, pp. 1-12
  • “Institutions: Barrier or Enabler for Inland Transport Security” United Nations Economic Commission for Europe and Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, Vienna, AU, Inland Transport Security Discussion Forum, OSCE-UNECE Roundtable, 12-13 December 2011, pp. 43- 52
  • “Adaptive Truck Metering Control Algorithm for Electronic Commercial Vehicle Screening Systems “with J. Lee. Chow, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Vol. 13,  No. 3, Sept. 2012, pp. 1116-1124
  • “How Competitive Is Canada’s Freight System?” Proceedings of the 48th Annual Conference of the Canadian Transportation Research Forum (2013), pp. 15 – 29
  • "Commercial vehicle pre-clearance programs: Current issues and recommendations for potential implementation" with J. Lee, K. Jaeckel and K. Choi. Transport Policy, Vol 27, 2013, pp 92-101

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