Researcher

Dr Tay Koo

Biography

Tay has an academic background in geography and economics with emphasis on aviation management. He studies tourism as a vehicle towards understanding the societal and spatial impact of commercial aviation. His primary research interest involves measuring and explaining the spatial (in)equality of visitor dispersal and its co-evolution with air transport network. Tay’s primary publications are in the area of transport geography, air transport...view more

Tay has an academic background in geography and economics with emphasis on aviation management. He studies tourism as a vehicle towards understanding the societal and spatial impact of commercial aviation. His primary research interest involves measuring and explaining the spatial (in)equality of visitor dispersal and its co-evolution with air transport network. Tay’s primary publications are in the area of transport geography, air transport management, tourism management and transport economics. More recently, Tay has been collaborating with safety scientists and human factors experts at UNSW Aviation on research investigating how aviation safety information affects travellers’ choice behaviour.

 

Teaching (lecturer-in-charge)

AVIA2910, AVIA3900, AVIA5030, Honours Cooridinator

 

Research supervision (Principal supervisor)

Pong-Lung LAU (Master of Science by Research) completed

Kristal KHOO (Science Honours in Aviation) completed

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Location

Old Main Building, Kensington campus

Contact

02 9385 6737
02 9386 6637