PhD Candidate, Lecturer
De Gruyter, C., Rose, G., Currie, G., & Rye, T. (2017). Travel Plans for New Developments: A Global Review. In Proceedings Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting
Travel plans, also known as Transportation Demand Management (TDM) plans, can be required for new infill and greenfield developments through the land use planning and approval...
Mladenovic, L., Plevnik, A., & Rye, T. (2016). A Comparison of Policy Transfer Processes: Different Sustainable Transport Concepts Transferred to and from Different Countries. In Proceedings of Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting
Policy transfer is the process of applying a policy, or knowledge that informs a policy, from one setting to another. The European Union (EU) provides the ideal platform for k...
Bell, M. G. H., Angeloudis, P., Liu, X., Fonzone, A. & Hosseinloo, S. H. (2010). Frequency-based maritime container assignment model for global liner services. In TRB 90th Annual Meeting Compendium of Papers DVD
This paper transposes the classic frequency-based transit assignment method of Spiess and Florian to containers demonstrating its promise as the basis for a global maritime co...
ENU Development Trust
Wind and solar energy holds a lot of promise when it comes to replace the conventional energy sources such as fossil fuels and coal. However, there is one problem: How do we store solar and wind energ...
Parking management should be an important part of sustainable urban mobility planning (SUMP) but unfortunately, it is one
the most underdeveloped segments. Most EU member states lack national level po...
The mission of CIVITAS CAPITAL is to contribute significantly to the goals of the EU's Transport White Paper by capitalising systematically on the results of CIVITAS and creating an effective "value c...
09 August 2018
The South East of Scotland Transport Partnership (SEStran) is the statutory regional transport partnership for the South East of Scotland. The partnership comprises eight lo...
28 March 2018
28 March 2018
Transport Scotland recently published a new Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) Strategy titled “Scotland’s Trunk Road and Motorway Network: Future Intelligent Transport Syste...
14 September 2017
14 September 2017
Invited by Minister to one to one meeting with Minister of Transport Humza Yousef to discuss outputs of research on roadworks management and on public transport franchising.
Zero Hour Lecturer
Professor of Transport and Director of Transport Research Institute
Mayeux, A., Lovreglio, R., Saleh, W. & Fonzone, A. (2014). Illegal pedestrian crossing at signalised junctions in urban areas: the impact of spatial factors. In TRB 94th Annual Meeting Compendium of Papers
Much has still to be done to increase pedestrian safety. Illegal crossing at signalised junctions may increase the risk of accidents at the intersections where it takes place ...
Fonzone, A. & Bell, M. G. H. (2009). Bounded rationality in hyperpath assignment: the locally rational traveller model. In Transportation Research Board 89th Annual Meeting compendium of papers DVD
The concepts of optimal strategy and hyperpath were introduced in the transport field under the paradigms of equilibrium and expected utility theory, which assume perfect rati...
Fonzone, A. (2014). What do you do with your app? a study of bus rider decision-making with real-time passenger information. In Transportation Research Board 94th Annual Meeting online
Provision of Real-Time Passenger Information (RTPI) is increasingly becoming a fundamental element of the service offered by transit agencies. RTPI changes the way in which tr...
Saleh, W. & Kumar, R. (2011). A framework for sustainable transport development. In Bhat, C. R. & Pendyala, R. M. (Eds.). Travel behaviour Research in an Evolving World, 59-76. ISBN 9781105473784
A framework for sustainable transport development
Hrelja, R., Rye, T., & Mullen, C. (2018). Partnerships between operators and public transport authorities. Working practices in relational contracting and collaborative partnerships. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 116, (327-338). doi:10.1016/j.tra.2018.06.032. ISSN 0965-8564
Recent research on public transport has seen increasing focus on issues like coordination, collaboration and steering in complex governance settings. One of the themes in this...
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). doi:10.1080/15568318.2018.1441470. ISSN 1556-8318
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...
Rye, T., Monios, J., Hrelja, R., & Isaksson, K. (in press). The relationship between formal and informal institutions for governance of public transport. Journal of Transport Geography, ISSN 0966-6923
The purpose of this paper is to understand the relationship between the formal (governance established in law) and informal institutions (governance not established in law) th...
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). doi:10.1016/j.trf.2018.03.011. ISSN 1369-8478
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...
McTigue, C., Rye, T., & Monios, J. (2017). The role of reporting mechanisms in transport policy implementation by local authorities in England. Case Studies on Transport Policy, doi:10.1016/j.cstp.2017.12.002. ISSN 2213-624X
The UK Transport Act 2000 made a number of reforms, requiring all local transport authorities in England, outside of London, to produce a local transport plan (LTP). A separat...
McTigue, C., Monios, J., & Rye, T. (2017). Identifying barriers to implementation of local transport policy: An analysis of bus policy in Great Britain. Utilities Policy, doi:10.1016/j.jup.2017.12.002. ISSN 0957-1787
This research aims to identify barriers to the implementation of local transport policy by exploring bus policy implementation in Great Britain. The methodology is based on an...
J. Cowie, & S. Ison (Eds.), (2017). The Routledge Handbook of Transport Economics
The Routledge Handbook of Transport Economics offers the first state of the art overview of the discipline of transport economics as it stands today, reflective of key researc...
Merkert, R., & Cowie, J. (2017). Efficiency assessment in transport service provision. In Routledge Handbook of Transport Economics, 251 - 268. London: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
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The project is to investigate & model travel behaviour & investigate attitudes for HH in Saudi Arabia (SA) taking. Although there have been a large number of research investigations in the area of tr...
COMPASS will investigate ICT solutions for improving passenger co-modality for long-distiance, rural and urban travel.
Aqua Energy Scotland Ltd
Aqua Energy - bus emissions is a Consultancy project funded by Aqua Energy Scotland Ltd..
Active Access aims to increase the use of cycling but especially walking for short everyday trips in local areas, in order to benefit people’s health, and the health of the local economy. It aims to t...
EUropean RAmp Metering Project (EURAMP)
EURAMP is a comprehensive, up-to-date, representative, collective European action focused on ramp metering control measures in European motorways in the aim of...
EU Framework Programme 7 and FP6 and earlier programmes
SMART NETS aims at enabling a significant improvement of the international state-of-the-art in real-time network-wide urban traffic control via application, demonstration, and comparative evaluation o...
The overall objective of PROGRESS is 'to demonstrate and evaluate the effectiveness and acceptance of integrated urban transport pricing schemes to achieve transport goals and raise revenue.'
The role of technical efficiency and product...
Urban freight transportation (UFT) is concerned with the movement of goods in urban areas such as cities, towns and suburbs...
Real Time Travel Information (RTTI) systems deliver information to a wide range of travellers using different modes, with the ai...
The aim of this research is to identify and quantify the changes to driver behaviour, with a specific emphasis on safety, that result f...
Transport policies are developed to manage the social, environmental and economic impacts caused by transportation activity. Inappropriately designed...
Vulnerable Road User (VRU) road safety performance lags behind the improvements achieved among motorised users despite having the same road safety ta...
08 February 2017
19 April 2017
03 April 2017
The Safer Roads, Safer Vehicles, Safer Road Users, Safer Speeds Conference was held in Stirling on 3 April 2017. The conference saw over 75 industry practitioners from a mixt...
28 July 2017
The Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) is the foremost professional body in transportation planning and engineering, representing over 11,500 members ...
09 October 2017
08 October 2017
12 May 2016
12 May 2016
Dr Achille Fonzone participated in the meeting of the European Metropolitan Transport Authorities (http://emta.com/) in Budapest on 12.5.16. Prof Jan-Dirk Schmoecker fro...
28 February 2017
28 February 2017
Achille met Antonia Roberts, Director of Bikeplus (http://www.carplus.org.uk/projects/bikeplus/), to discuss possible research collaborations.
24 March 2017
24 March 2017
Robert Hrelja from VTI, the Swedish national transport research organisation, will be at TRI at Napier to meet Napier researchers and present his work on collaboration in publ...
12 January 2017
12 January 2017
Prof Rye gave a key note on infrastructure costs at a national conference in Scotland for infrastructure professionals, organised by Mackay Hannah.
30 November 2017
30 November 2017
At this event hosted by the Institution of Civil Engineers, Edinburgh University Hyperloop team, HYPED, presented on the success and challenges of their pod prototype and UK r...