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The role of personal norms in the choice of mode for commuting

Journal Article
Ababio-Donkor, A., Saleh, W., & Fonzone, A. (in press)
The role of personal norms in the choice of mode for commuting. Research in Transportation Economics, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.retrec.2020.100966
Research in travel behavioural studies have shown that social forces play a significant role in travel decision making like socioeconomic factors. Several studies have tested ...

Pedestrian Road Crossing at Uncontrolled Mid-Block Locations: Does the Refuge Island Increase Risk?

Journal Article
Saleh, W., Grigorova, M., & Elattar, S. (2020)
Pedestrian Road Crossing at Uncontrolled Mid-Block Locations: Does the Refuge Island Increase Risk?. Sustainability, 12(12), https://doi.org/10.3390/su12124891
The study investigates the behaviour of pedestrians crossing a road with a refuge island in an urban area to assess whether refuge islands deliver their expected benefit. This...

Investigation of Critical Gap for Pedestrian Crossing Using Fuzzy Logic System

Journal Article
Saleh, W. S., & Lashin, M. M. A. (2020)
Investigation of Critical Gap for Pedestrian Crossing Using Fuzzy Logic System. Applied Sciences, 10(10), https://doi.org/10.3390/app10103653
This paper assesses pedestrian crossing behavior and critical gaps at a two-way midblock crossing location. A critical gap is the shortest gap that a pedestrian accepts when c...

Understanding transport mode choice for commuting: the role of affect

Journal Article
Ababio-Donkor, A., Saleh, W., & Fonzone, A. (2020)
Understanding transport mode choice for commuting: the role of affect. Transportation Planning and Technology, 43(4), 385-403. https://doi.org/10.1080/03081060.2020.1747203
This study examines the relationship between positive and negative user valence and transport mode choice behaviour. We integrate latent attitudes ‘affect’ and ‘salience’ into...

Effect of motorcycle helmet types on head injuries: evidence from eight level-I trauma centres in Taiwan

Journal Article
Lam, C., Wiratama, B. S., Chang, W., Chen, P., Chiu, W., Saleh, W., & Pai, C. (2020)
Effect of motorcycle helmet types on head injuries: evidence from eight level-I trauma centres in Taiwan. BMC Public Health, 20(1), https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-8191-1
Background Motorcycle full-coverage helmet use may reduce fatalities and head injuries. Methods This retrospective cohort study extracted injury data from eight level-I traum...

Road Users’ Behavior at Marked Crosswalks on Channelized Right-Turn Lanes at Intersections in the State of Qatar

Journal Article
Muley, D., Kharbeche, M., Downey, L., Saleh, W., & Al-Salem, M. (2019)
Road Users’ Behavior at Marked Crosswalks on Channelized Right-Turn Lanes at Intersections in the State of Qatar. Sustainability, 11(20), https://doi.org/10.3390/su11205699
At non-signalized marked crosswalks, pedestrian priority is neither well-defined nor well acknowledged by drivers. This paper presents the findings of an investigation on both...

Pedestrian crashes at priority controlled junctions, roundabouts and signalised junctions: The UK case study

Journal Article
Downey, L. (2019)
Pedestrian crashes at priority controlled junctions, roundabouts and signalised junctions: The UK case study. Traffic Injury Prevention, 20(3), 308-313. https://doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2019.1574972
Objectives: Over half of pedestrians killed and seriously injured in Great Britain in 2015 were involved in crashes at junctions. This study investigates the nature of these c...

Helmet non-use by users of bikeshare programs, electric bicycles, racing bicycles, and personal bicycles: An observational study in Taipei, Taiwan.

Journal Article
Chi, C., Chen, P., Saleh, W., Tsai, S., & Pai, C. (2018)
Helmet non-use by users of bikeshare programs, electric bicycles, racing bicycles, and personal bicycles: An observational study in Taipei, Taiwan. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 1-7. https://doi.org/10.1080/15568318.2018.1441470
The bikeshare program in Taipei City and New Taipei City, called U-bike, was launched in August 2012 and has more than 7500 bicycles operating out of 769 stations. Research ha...

Pokemon gaming causes pedestrians to run a red light: An observational study of crossing behaviours at a signalised intersection in Taipei City

Journal Article
Chen, P., Saleh, W., & Pai, C. (2018)
Pokemon gaming causes pedestrians to run a red light: An observational study of crossing behaviours at a signalised intersection in Taipei City. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, 55, 380-388. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trf.2018.03.011
Since the launch of the smartphone game “Pokemon Go”, the worldwide craze has led to numerous traffic crashes and injuries resulting from falling or tripping. This paper inves...

Electrical cars: an option for the Gulf states?

Presentation / Conference
Saleh, W. (2017, November)
Electrical cars: an option for the Gulf states?. Presented at International Energy and Environment Summit - 2017, Dubai
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Cloud controlled driverless vehicles a novel approach to optimize traffic throughput

2018 - date
Nasr Mohamed | Director of Studies: Prof Ahmed Al-Dubai | Second Supervisor: Prof Wafaa Saleh

Road safety management in Qatar: the role of auditing

2017 - date
Mohd Al Malki | Director of Studies: Prof Wafaa Saleh | Second Supervisor: Prof Simeon Keates

Mode choice modelling using elements of MINDSPACE and structural equation modelling

2016 - date
Ing Augustus Ababio-Donkor | Director of Studies: Prof Wafaa Saleh | Second Supervisor: Dr Achille Fonzone

Investigating the implementation of Safe System approach as a road safety policy in low and middle income countried (LMICs).

2016 - date
Mahfooz Bajwa | Director of Studies: Prof Wafaa Saleh | Second Supervisor: Dr Grigorios Fountas

Modelling and simulation of traffic or driver behaviour

2013 - 2018
Joseph Appiah | Director of Studies: Prof Wafaa Saleh | Second Supervisor: Dr Kathryn Stewart

Processing, characterisation and durability of tubular solid oxide fuel cell cathodes

2010 - 2015
Dong Wang | Director of Studies: Alan Davidson | Second Supervisor: Mike Barker

Investigation of land use planning and its impacts on the performance of the transport system using GIS

2009 - 2015
Mohammed Al-Ali | Director of Studies: Prof Wafaa Saleh | Second Supervisor: Dr Andrew MacIver

A new space-time finite element method for the dynamic analysis of truss-type structures

2009 - 2015
Jie Ma | Director of Studies: Dr Johnson Zhang

Investigation of driving cycles as tools to assess travel demand management in Edinburgh and Abu Dhabi

2008 - 2013
Traffic congestion today is a major problem in almost all of the metropolitan areas of the world. ...
Ahmed Zaidi | Director of Studies: Prof Wafaa Saleh | Second Supervisor: Kevin Cullinane

Hardware architectures for infrared pedestrian detection and tracking systems

2007 - 2013
Infrared pedestrian detection systems struggle with real-time processing performance. Known solutions are limited to either...
Robert Walczyk | Director of Studies: Dr David Binnie | Second Supervisor: Alistair Armitage

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