William N. Chan Project Manager, Air Traffic Management Exploration (ATM-X) NASA Ames Research Center


Mr. William Chan is the Project Manager for the ATM-X project. Previously, he conducted air traffic management research and held multiple Branch Chief positions at NASA Ames where he supervised air traffic management research groups. Prior to joining NASA, he was a USAF flight test engineer for the C- 17 program at Edwards Air Force Base and a lecturer in the Meteorology Department at San Jose State University. He earned B.S. degrees in Aeronautical Engineering and Physics from Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo and an M.S. in Meteorology from San Jose State University with a research focus on aviation turbulence. Mr. Chan is an Associate Fellow of the AIAA.