Imperial College London

Esra Suel

Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

HDR UK Fellow



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Esra Suel is a research associate at CTS with specialty in emerging forms of technologically-enabled activity and travel patterns. She completed her PhD in 2016 where she focused on investigating shifting patterns in consumer spending and associated mobility patterns with the increasing use of online shopping in the UK.  

Esra holds a BSc degree in Mechatronics Engineering from Sabanci University (Istanbul), and an MSE degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, specialising in automotive market modelling and environmental policy analysis. 



Suel E, Polak JW, 2017, Incorporating online shopping into travel demand modelling: challenges, progress, and opportunities, Transport Reviews, ISSN:0144-1647, Pages:1-26

Suel E, Polak JW, 2017, Development of joint models for channel, store, and travel mode choice: Grocery shopping in London, Transportation Research Part A-policy and Practice, Vol:99, ISSN:0965-8564, Pages:147-162

Suel E, Daina N, Polak JW, 2017, A hazard-based approach to modelling the effects of online shopping on intershopping duration, Transportation, ISSN:1572-9435

Suel E, Le Vine S, Polak J, 2015, Empirical Application of Expenditure Diary Instrument to Quantify Relationships Between In-Store and Online Grocery Shopping Case Study of Greater London, Transportation Research Record, ISSN:0361-1981, Pages:45-54

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