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Trong Nguyen

Trong Nguyen

Assistant Professor Air Traffic Control
Department of Aviation Science and Management

Phone: 478- 448- 4701

  • Eastman - Office 1413​, Eastman Campus Terminal Building, Middle Georgia State University, 317 Airport Road, Eastman, GA 31023-3900 -
    Phone: 478- 448- 4701
Office Hours: Mon-Thurs 0800-1700
Courses: ATCM 2220 - Instrument Flight & Non-radar

ATCM 2202 - Radar Ops Ground School
Education: (Ph.D. Candidate) Ph.D. in Aviation, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Florida

Master of Science in Flight Operations and Air Traffic Management, French Civil Aviation University, École Nationale de l'Aviation Civile (ENAC), Toulouse, France

Bachelor of Arts in English Linguistics and Literature, Ho Chi Minh City University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Can Tho University, Vietnam
Professional Experience: - Sep 2022 to current: Assistant Professor of Air Traffic Control/Air Traffic Management, Middle Georgia State University, Eastman, GA

- Aug 2019 – Aug 2022: Research Scholar and Residential Ph.D. Research Assistant, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Florida

- 2015 - 2018: Researcher and Project Lead, Air Traffic Management Research Institute (ATMRI)/ Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore

- 2006- 2014: Acting Head (Vice Dean) of Air Traffic Control Faculty, Vietnam Aviation Academy (VAA), Vietnam

- 1999 - 2006: Air Traffic Control (ATC) Instructor, Civil Aviation Training Center (CATC), Vietnam

- 1994 -1999: Airport Tower and Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) Controller, Vietnam Air Traffic Management (VATM), Vietnam
Awards and Honors: Awarded the best presentation Certificate for a paper regarding “Relationship of sector size and sector partitioning to controller workload” at the 18th International Conference on BESSH-2016, ECBA2016 & MMHS-2016, Singapore
Publications: Lamb, T. L., Phillips, N. A., & Nguyen, T. V. (2021). Quantum safety metrics framework for commercial unmanned aircraft operators. International Journal of Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace, https://doi.org/10.15394/ijaaa.2021.1564

Nguyen, T. (2020). Dynamic delegated corridors and 4D required navigation performance for urban air mobility (UAM) airspace integration. Journal of aviation/aerospace Education and Research, 29(2), 57. https://doi.org/10.15394/jaaer.2020.1828

Nguyen, T. V. (2020). Exploring dynamic delegated corridors and 4D required navigation performance trajectory to enable UAM aircraft to integrate into the existing airspace system. Scholarly Commons. This paper was presented at the 32nd National Training Aircraft Symposium (NTAS) on March 2 - 4, 2020, in Daytona Beach, FL.

Aneeka, S., Trong, N. V., Goh, J. W., Lee, Y. X., Phyoe, S. M., & Zhong, Z. W. (2017, March). An experimental study on the cost and capacity effects of contingency routes under adverse weather conditions within ASEAN region. International Conference on Education, Transportation and Disaster Management. Singapore.

Trong, N. V., Aneeka, S., & Zhong, Z. W. (2016). Relationship of sector size and sector partitioning to controller workload. In The 18th International Conference on BESSH-2016, ECBA-2016 & MMHS-2016, Singapore.

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