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How do you decide when to repeat transport surveys?

Journal Article
Wigan, M., Smith, N., & Timmis, B. (2007)
How do you decide when to repeat transport surveys?. Australasian Transport Research Forum, 1-23
Sustainable transport requires a perspective that extends beyond the present and beyond the transport system itself. To view sustainability properly requires more sophisticate...

Hardware architectures for infrared pedestrian detection systems

Thesis
Walczyk, R. Hardware architectures for infrared pedestrian detection systems. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/6072
Infrared pedestrian detection systems struggle with real-time processing performance. Known solutions are limited to either low resolution systems with basic functionality run...

Sustainable transport solution for a medium-sized town in Turkey—A case study.

Journal Article
Muneer, T., Celik, A. N. & Caliskan, N. (2011)
Sustainable transport solution for a medium-sized town in Turkey—A case study. Sustainable Cities and Society SCC. 1, 29-37. doi:10.1016/j.scs.2010.08.004. ISSN 2210-6707
The United Nations projects that 60% of the world's population will be living in urban areas by 2030. Cities account for 2% of the world's area but 75% of the world's energy c...

Design and analysis of kinetic energy recovery system for automobiles: a case study for commuters in Edinburgh

Journal Article
Walsh, J., Muneer, T., & Celik, A. N. (2011)
Design and analysis of kinetic energy recovery system for automobiles: a case study for commuters in Edinburgh. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 3, https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3549152
Transport and its energetic and environmental impacts affect our daily lives. The transport sector is the backbone of the United Kingdom’s economy with 2.3 million people bein...

Persuading people to purchase low-emission cars: The potential role of green policy measures.

Presentation / Conference
Borthwick, S., & Carreno, M. (2012, January)
Persuading people to purchase low-emission cars: The potential role of green policy measures. Paper presented at International Conference on Traffic and Transportation Studies, Changsha, China
This paper begins by providing a brief review of the different types of ‘green’ policy taxation measures introduced by various governments to incentivise the purchase of lower...

Evaluating the impact of innovative cycling measures in EU cycling cities.

Presentation / Conference
O'Dolan, C., Stewart, K., & Tricker, R. (2014, May)
Evaluating the impact of innovative cycling measures in EU cycling cities. Paper presented at 10th Annual Scottish Transport Research and Applications Conference, Glasgow
The impact of “softer” measures to improve cycling mode share are often difficult to quantify and assess. The CHAMP project is an Intelligent Energy Europe funded project whic...

Evaluating the impact of innovative cycling measures in EU cycling cities.

Presentation / Conference
Stewart, K., O'Dolan, C., & Carreno, M. (2015, April)
Evaluating the impact of innovative cycling measures in EU cycling cities. Paper presented at 7th International Travel Demand Management Symposium, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona USA
The impact of “softer” measures to improve cycling mode share are often difficult to quantify and assess. The CHAMP project is an Intelligent Energy Europe funded project whic...