Vice Chancellor's Research Fellow
Lecturer in Energy and Environmental Engineering
Saleh, W. (2017, November). Electrical cars: an option for the Gulf states?. Presented at International Energy and Environment Summit - 2017, Dubai
Downey, L., Saleh, W., Kharbeche, M. & Muley, D. (2017, October). ITS related pedestrian crossing features at signalised intersections. Presented at IEEE ITSC 2017, Japan
Doyle, A., Muneer, T., & Smith, I. (2015, August). A review of the thermal performance of Electric Vehicles. Presented at 2015 IEEE International Transportation Electrification Conference (ITEC), Chennai, India
SUNRISE will develop, implement, assess and facilitate learning about new, collaborative ways to address common mobility challenges at the neighbourhood level. Towards this aim, 6 cities will foster c...
The project aims to reduce carbon emissions through research and application of integrated sustainable infrastructure in the existing built environment that could be replicated on existing and new bui...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
To compare the vehicular driving cycle of a small town in an EU member state against the standard EU cycle and obtain the primary energy requirements for road transport. Furthermore, to explore the sa...
School Support Administrator
Professor of Transport and Director of Transport Research Institute
Senior Research Fellow
PhD Candidate, Lecturer
Cowie, J. (2012, January). Rail Freight in Great Britain – has privatisation made a noticeable difference?. Presented at 44th Annual Conference of the University Transport Study Group, University of Aberdeen
This paper briefly outlines the main changes brought about by the Railways Act 1993 with regard to the rail freight sector and then examines development of the sector since th...
Wilmsmeier, G., Bergqvist, R., & Cullinane, K. (2011). Ports and hinterland: evaluating and managing location splitting. Research in transportation economics, 33(1), (1-5). doi:10.1016/j.retrec.2011.08.001
Authors are guest editors of the special issue of Research in Transportation Economics - Intermodal Strategies for Integrating Ports and Hinterlands.
Grieco, M., & McQuaid, R. W. (2011). Gender and transport: transaction costs, competing resources and transport policy gaps. Research in transportation economics, 34(1), (1-86)
Authors are editors of this special issue of Research in Transportation Economics, vol.34 no.1 2012
Strandenes, S. P., Cullinane, K., Strandenes, S., & Wilmsmeier, G. (2010). The best of the best from IAME 2009. Maritime Economics and Logistics, 12(1), (1-7). doi:10.1057/mel.2009.16. ISSN 1479-2931
Item is guest editorial.
Special issue of Maritime Economics & Logistics with papers selected from the 2009 Annual Conference of the International Association of Maritime Ec...
Saleh, W. (2017, January). Evaluating the effects of various incentives on motorcyclists' adoption of an idle-stop system in Taiwan. Presented at 8th TDM Symposium in Taiwan, Taiwan
Kumar, R., Parida, P., Shukla, S. & Saleh, W. (2014, August). Idling emission at signalised intersection – a case study in Delhi. Presented at WASD 2014 International Conference, Montreal, Canada
Exhaust emissions from idling vehicles at signalised traffic intersections is always of interest to researcher. In this paper, a case study of Ashram intersection of Delhi is ...
Islam, M. F. Impact of Ubiquitous Real-Time Information on Bus Passenger Route Choice. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/1508471
Over the last decade, Ubiquitous Real-time Passenger Information (URTPI) has become popular among public transport passengers. The effectiveness of URTPI and hence the value o...
McTigue, C. Identifying Barriers To The Implementation Of Bus Policy At A Local Level In Great Britain Using A Decision Support Framework. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/1516301
The current debate on transport policy in the UK is focused on the need for a sustainable transport system. Buses play a vital role in achieving this, as they are the most fre...
Monios, J., Notteboom, T., Wilmsmeier, G. & Rodrigue, J. (2016). Competition and complementarity between seaports and hinterlands for locating distribution activities
A locational duality in port-related distribution activities is emerging. In some regions, distribution activities have moved from ports to inland locations, driven in part by...
Monios, J. & Powell, D. (2015). Riyadh Freight Handling and Dry Port Options Project.
The purpose of the project is to provide advice in relation to an evaluation of all major freight logistics / dry port options for Riyadh, including existing and proposed faci...
Borthwick, S. The potential for 'green' fiscal policy measures to influence individuals' vehicle purchasing decisions in Scotland. (Thesis)
Climate change is recognised worldwide as a major concern, with serious repercussions. Observed temperature rises are increasingly being linked to human activity. Evidence ind...
Wilmsmeier, G., Perez-Salas, G. & Monios, J. (2013). Latin America and the Caribbean: port system evolution, 1997 - 2013. Edinburgh, Scotland: ECLAC Infrastructure Services Unit;
This FAL Bulletin demonstrates the evolution
of maritime networks and port development at
primary and secondary ports in Latin America
and the Caribbean. An analysis of time s...
Scottish Funding Council
The feasibility study will cover analysis of the use of high efficacy LED’s as a main source of lighting and the most suitable forms and types of LED to be incorporated into low cost lighting fixtures
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...
Project to provide the services of a solar PV expert (TRI) to work with an external partner to help them to design, test, deliver, and evaluate a model focused on using existing and new PV technologie...
Trafikverket - Swedish Transport Administration
GreCOR will work in close collaboration with public and private stakeholders, and its overall aim is to improve knowledge about the logistic needs and conditions; develop and implement the first green...
COMPASS will investigate ICT solutions for improving passenger co-modality for long-distiance, rural and urban travel.
Modern motor engines have currently maximised efficiencies (using hydrocarbon fuels) but continue to be hazardous to health as they continue to emit poisonous fumes (especially CO and HC). A hydrogen ...
The project will establish a network of excellence in Europe, integrating experience from leading maritime research institutions. The pilot applications of e-courses developed within KNow-ME will allo...
EU Framework Programme 7 and FP6 and earlier programmes
Producing and delivering training material on various aspects of sustainable transport in different convergence regions of the EU. Napier has key role as trainer and producer of materials
Collaborative project with consultancies and leading ("champion") cycling cities across Europe to understand how they have become champions and to disseminate this knowledge to others. Napier is play...
Explores the increase in COP of a heat pump by using a roof-top thermal solar collector. As part of this work the threshold coefficient of performance required to make the financial and environmental ...
ORIGAMI is concerned with improvements in long-distance door-to-door passenger transport chains through improved co-modality and intermodality. The project addresses the potential for greater efficien...
Research into Freight Transport Logistics
Will create a set of criteria to assess and help improve the sustainability of local governments' transport policies
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...
The demand for the electric vehicle has increased as the automobile industry,...
Transport policies are developed to manage the social, environmental and ec...
Vulnerable Road User (VRU) road safety performance lags behind the improvements achieved among motoris...
This research focuses upon measures targeting individuals’ future vehicle purchasing ...
Keynote speech to Scotland's premier annual active travel conference. Summarised Evidence Review findings from recent studies of most effective interventions to increase active travel and increase phy...
11 June 2019
Invited presentation to the Active Scotland Development Group quarterly meeting which had a focus on transport for this meeting.
10 June 2019
The Scotsman article by the Chief Medical Officer for her annual summary of the year included identification of my post of Professor of Transport & Health.
13 December 2018
Transport Research Institute academic, Richard Llewellyn, has been awarded fellowship of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation.
17 October 2018
Transport Research Institute academic, Richard Llewellyn, has been appointed to serve a four-year term as a non-Councillor board member on the South East of Scotland Transport Partnership (SEStran) Bo...
8 August 2018
Cyclists are at risk of permanent nerve damage because of poor road surfaces, research using an innovative measuring bike has revealed.
15 October 2017
Bike riding on cobbled, poorly maintained or potholed streets could give you permanent nerve damage, that’s the conclusion of a new study from researchers at Edinburgh Napier University in Scotland wh...
14 October 2017
Cyclists who regularly ride on poor road surfaces or cobbles could be at risk of suffering nerve damage in their hands and arms, a new study has found.
12 October 2017
Cyclists who regularly ride on poor road surfaces or cobbles could be at risk of suffering nerve damage in their hands and arms, a new study has found. The study by Edinburgh Napier University found ...
8 October 2017
Cyclists are risking permanent nerve damage due to poor road surfaces, research by Edinburgh Napier University reported in The Scotsman suggests.
7 October 2017
Potholes are not just a danger to your bike - but could also cause permanent nerve damage to you, according to new research. A study by Edinburgh Napier University discovered that Hand Arm Vibration ...
Cyclists are at risk of permanent nerve damage because of poor road surfaces in Scottish cities, research using a innovative measuring bike has revealed.
TRI Academic, Richard Llewellyn, has been appointed as chair of the Scottish Region of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation for 2017-18.
27 July 2017
Tom Rye, Professor and Director of TRI at Napier, has been invited by the Scottish Government to serve on the Evidence Group for the development of Scotland's new National Transport Strategy.
6 June 2017
TRI's Dr Jason Monios is part of a consortium that was successful in a funding application to the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). Led by Professor Adolf Ng at the Un...
18 April 2017
Traffic Scotland National Control Centre, South Queensferry
27 March 2018
30 November 2017
Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh
13 September 2017
30 August 2017
1 May 2017
23 April 2017
24 March 2017
28 February 2017
8 February 2017
2 February 2017
16 January 2017 - 15 June 2017
Glassroom, Merchiston Campus, 10 Colinton Road, Edinburgh, EH10 5DT.
16 January 2017
13 January 2017
12 January 2017
11 January 2017