Overview of the Transport Cluster

Overview of the Transport Research group

Principal areas of research include; Intelligent transport systems (ITS); Transport operations; Transport and the environment; Railway operations and management; Transport economics; Positioning, navigation and geomatics; Travel demand modelling; Air traffic management; Transport safety; Logistics; Urban engineering systems

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Who works in the Transport section

Transport Academic and Teaching Staff A-Z

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 Panagiotis Angeloudis

Panagiotis Angeloudis

Senior Lecturer in Urban Engineering, PhD, DIC, ACGI
Design of urban infrastructure; Port Operations; Urban Construction Logistics; Disaster response; Network reliability; Transport resilience; Maritime Transport.
 Dan Graham

Dan Graham 

Professor of Statistical Modelling, PhD
Statistical modelling; causal inference; spatial statistics; transport economics and modelling.
 Ke Han

Ke Han 

Lecturer in Transport Operations and Logistics, PhD
Network flow modeling; dynamic traffic assignment; traffic control and operation; network and mechanism design; sustainable transportation.
 Arnab Majumdar

Arnab Majumdar 

Reader in Transport Safety, PhD, CEng
Aviation and railway safety analysis; Environmental impacts of aviation; Terminal and En-route Airspace capacity estimation methods; Human performance analysis in transport, e.g. workload and fatigue; Pilot and air traffic controller error analysis; Human reliability analysis in railways; Human behavior in mass evacuation.
 Washington Ochieng

Washington Ochieng 

Chair in Positioning and Navigation Systems, BSc, MSc, PhD, FREng, CEng, FICE, FRIN, FInstCES, FCIHT
Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) systems; Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS); Geomatics; Geodesy; Air Traffic Management and Control (ATM/ATC); structural integrity monitoring; Geographical Information Systems (GIS) applications.
 John Polak

John Polak 

Professor of Transport Demand, MIHT, MCIT, MILT
Travel demand modelling, discrete choice modelling, integrated urban systems modelling, activity based modelling, transport data methods, transport and the environment, transport network performance and management, intelligent transport systems.
 Aruna Sivakumar

Aruna Sivakumar 

Senior Lecturer in Travel Behaviour and Demand, PhD
Travel behaviour and demand modelling; Econometrics and discrete choice; Urban energy systems and modelling end user demand; Integrated urban models; Modelling urban freight. 
 Marc Stettler

Marc Stettler

Lecturer in Transport and the Environment, PhD
Environmental impacts of transport; Emissions modelling and measurement; Air quality; Environmental impacts of aviation; Alternative fuels; Emissions control technologies.
Transport Academics A-Z
Transport Academics A-Z

Transport Research Staff A-Z

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 Richard Anderson

Richard Anderson

Director of Railway and Transport Strategy Centre (RTSC)
Metro operations; Railway engineering; Public transport strategy and planning; Benchmarking and performance; Transport planning; Transport economics; Public transport regulation; Management of international research projects.
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 Barron Alexander

Alexander Barron

Associate Director, Head of Metro Benchmarking (RTSC)
Public transport benchmarking; Public transport operations; Public transport planning; Bus benchmarking; Metro benchmarking; Suburban rail benchmarking; Urban transport reliability; Benchmarking project management.
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Chris Booth

Chris Booth

Research Analyst (RTSC)
Email Chris
Jose Carbo Martinez Manuel

Jose Carbo Martinez Manuel 

Research Assistant (RTSC)
Email Jose
 Shane Canavan

Shane Canavan

Research Associate (RTSC)
Performance modelling of urban metro systems.
Email Shane
Maria Chatzimichailidou

Maria Chatzimichailidou

Research Associate
Transport risk management; Human and social factors in relation to safety risk.
Email Maria
 Judith Cohen

Judith Cohen

Senior Research Associate (RTSC)
Benchmarking and best practices for metro; Bus and suburban railway; Service quality: accessibility, temperature, air quality; Safety: platform edge, level crossing, elderly and disabled passengers; Operational efficiency; Key performance indicators; Communications-based train control.
Email Judith
 Benjamin Condry

Benjamin Condry

Associate Director, Head of Railway Benchmarking (RTSC)
Public transport; Railways; Metros; Buses; Benchmarking; Transport economics and management; Transport operations; Transport policy and regulation; Transport planning; Demand forecasting; Reliability.
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Oscar Criado Domenech

Oscar Criado Domenech

Senior Research Associate (RTSC)
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 Nicolo Daina

Nicolò Daina

Research Associate, PhD
Electric vehicle use modelling; Travel demand modelling.
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 Sophie Damy

Sophie Damy

Research Associate, PhD
Global navigation satellite systems, positioning algorithms, GNSS error modelling, data analysis, transport
Email Sophie
 Flavia de Simone

Flavia de Simone

Research Analyst (RTSC)
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 Nicholas Findlay

Nicholas Findlay 

Performance Analytics Manager/Senior Research Associate (RTSC)
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 Priya Floyd

Priya Floyd

Research Associate (RTSC)
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Colin Foley

Colin Foley

Senior Research Associate (RTSC)
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Juan Garcia de la Cruz Lopez

Juan Garcia de la Cruz Lopez 

Research Associate 
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 Fangce Guo

Fangce Guo

Research Associate, PhD
Short-term traffic prediction.
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Sally Kao

Sally Kao

Research Associate (RTSC)
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 Ioannis Kaparias

Ioannis Kaparias

Honorary Lecturer, PhD
Traffic Management, Intelligent Transport Systems, Transport Network Reliability, Travel Behaviour, Transport and Public Realm.
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 Rajesh Krishnan

Rajesh Krishnan

Honorary Research Fellow, PhD
Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS); Traffic management; Archived traffic data; Traffic sensors and systems; Public transport.
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 Severine Marechal

Séverine Maréchal

Research Associate, PhD
Travel behaviour and demand modelling; travel information acquisition; econometrics and discrete choice; connection of travel and new technologies  
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 Lindsey Morse

Lindsey Morse

Research Associate, Benchmarking Manager (RTSC)
Public transport benchmarking and best practices; public transport planning; buses.
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 Deborah Mundy

Deborah Mundy

Research Associate (RTSC)
International benchmarking (metros, suburban railways, buses); Public transport performance analysis and benchmarking; Transport planning; Urban planning.
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Dr Seyed Ali Niknejad

Ali Niknejad

Research Associate, PhD
Maritime transport; vessle chartering optimisation; supply chain risk management.
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Carmen Oleksinski

Carmen Oleksinski 

Research Associate (RTSC)
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 Jacek Pawlak

Jacek Pawlak

Research Associate, PhD
Digital City Exchange and Cisco CREATE.
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 Daniel Piner

Daniel Piner

Research Associate, Benchmarking Manager (RTSC)
CoMET and Nova; ISBeR; IBBG and ABBG Transport Benchmarking Groups; Undertaking research and analysis of members data.
Email Daniel
John Sing-Key

John Sing-Key

Research Analyst (RTSC)
Email John
  Milena Studic

Milena Studic

Research Associate, PhD
Automation in air traffic management; Risk identification and analysis; Cabin crew safety analysis; Pilot workload analysis; Airport surface safety analysis.
Email Milena
 Mark Trompet

Mark Trompet

Associate Director, Head of Bus and Light Rail Benchmarking (RTSC)
Bus benchmarking program manager (International Bus Benchmarking Group and the American Bus Benchmarking Group; Performance benchmarking methodology; International project management; Urban bus operations; Service regularity; Public transport economics; Public transport regulation and policy.
Email Mark
Mino Woo

Mino Woo

Research Assistant 
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Haobo Yang

Haobo Yang

Research Analyst, (RTSC)
Email Haobo
 Konstantinos Zavitsas

Konstantinos Zavitsas

Research Associate, PhD
Transport Networks Asset Management; The technical, operational and managerial improvement of the efficiency, sustainability and safety of transport networks and supply chains.
Email Konstantinos
Fangni Zhang

Fangni Zhang

Research Associate, PhD
Transportation network modelling; Transport economics; Multimodal transportation system; Public transport; Aviation economics
Email Fangni
 Alireza Zolfaghari

Alireza Zolfaghari

Research Associate, PhD
Urban Modelling, Travel Demand Modelling and Modelling of Urban Energy Systems.
Email Alireza
Transport Research Staff A-Z
Transport Academics A-Z

Administration contacts

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 Dan Graham

Professor Dan Graham

Cluster Director
Please direct correspondence to cts.admin@imperial.ac.uk

Ruth Bello

Maya Mistry

MSc Cluster Administrator, Centre for Transport Studies
Room tbc, +44 (0)207 594 6100, Email Maya
Administration contacts for the Transport cluster
Administration contacts