Grigorios Fountas

grigorios fountas

Dr Grigorios Fountas

Lecturer

Biography

Grigorios Fountas is a Lecturer in the School of Engineering and the Built Environment at the Edinburgh Napier University and member of the Transport Research Institute. He received his 5-year diploma (combined Bachelor’s and Master’s degree) in Civil Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens and his doctorate from the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. His research interests include statistical and econometric applications to various aspects of transportation planning and engineering, transportation safety, analysis of driving behavior with naturalistic driving study and driving simulation data, investigation of public perception on emerging transportation technologies, and infrastructure asset management. In these fields, he has authored or co-authored several journal publications, technical reports and book chapters. He is Review Editor of the journal Frontiers in Built Environment, Transportation and Transit Systems (Nature Publishing Group, NPG) and member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Transportation and Development Institute’s (T&DI) Planning, Economics and Finance Committee. He is also Paper Review Coordinator of the Transportation Research Board ABJ80 Statistical Methods Committee.

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Editorial Activity

  • Review Coordinator - ABJ80 TRB Standing Committee