Media Guide to UCLA Experts

Juan Matute

Associate director / UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies

Area of Expertise: transportation and technology, transportation and the environment, public transportation systems

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Juan Matute is the associate director of both the UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies and the Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies and an expert on transportation and land use and how technological innovations like driverless cars, electric vehicles and GPS mobile apps like Waze and Google Maps affect urban mobility and transportation accessibility, especially in Los Angeles.

Matute also examines sustainable transportation and land use, transit systems, and local government climate planning, specifically how local governments measure and manage greenhouse gas emissions.


Media Contacts

George Foulsham, 310-206-0159
gfoulsham@luskin.ucla.edu