Bo Yang's research interests include transportation safety, traffic crash data mining, and safety impacts of geometric design on freeways. His research collaborator at UC Berkeley is Professor Ching-Yao Chan of California PATH.
Bo Yang received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from HeFei University of Technology, Hefei, China, in 2010 and 2013. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. degree in the School of Transportation, Southeast University, Nanjing, China.