Professor of Transport and Director of Transport Research Institute
McQuaid, R. W., Graham, H., Shapira, M. & Raeside, R. (2013). Economic inactivity research project (those with family commitments and the long-term sick and disabled) -Literature review. Northern Ireland: Department for Employment and Learning Northern Ireland
This report presents the results of the research project is titled: DEL Economic Inactivity Strategy: Literature Review Project. It was commissioned by the Department for Empl...
Kinnear, N. A. D. Driving as You Feel: A Psychological Investigation of the Novice Driver Problem. (Thesis)
The current thesis aimed to explore the novice driver problem from a psychological perspective. The ultimate aim was to enhance knowledge and understanding which may advise ho...
Li, Y., Wiedemann, P., & Mitchell, K. (2019). Deep Precomputed Radiance Transfer for Deformable Objects. Proceedings of the ACM on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, 2(1), 1-16. https://doi.org/10.1145/3320284
We propose, DeepPRT, a deep convolutional neural network to compactly encapsulate the radiance transfer of a freely deformable object for rasterization in real-time.
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
The EU has spent considerable efforts in promoting sustainable urban transport for quite some time. One example for this are ELTIS with its databases with best practice examples and teaching and learn...
25 April 2016
TRI working in collaboration with Dutch consultancy Inno-V have been appointed by the UK’s Urban Transport Group – which represents public bodies responsible for coordinating ...
Monios, J., & Bergqvist, R. (2016). Drivers for vertical integration in the rail sector: using wagons as “relationship specific assets". International Journal of Logistics Management, The, 27(2), 533-551. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJLM-01-2015-0021
Purpose – This paper uses a combination of transaction cost economics (TCE), the resource-based view (RBV) and the relational view to analyse vertical integration in the rail ...
Lee, E., & Song, D. (2015). The effect of shipping knowledge and absorptive capacity on organisational Innovation and logistics value. The international journal of logistics management, 26, 218-237. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJLM-01-2013-0011
– The purpose of this paper is to examine what types of shipping knowledge are crucial in order for shipping companies to survive in dynamic business environment, and ...
Wigan, M., & Legacy, C. (2011). Disseminating learning. In N. Low (Ed.), Transforming urban transport: the ethics, politics and practices of sustainable mobilityRoutledge
Central to achieving sustainable transport are the processes of dissemination of learning and engagement with the public necessary to generate the motive force to transform tr...
Akgün, E. Z., & Monios, J. (2018). Institutional Influences on the Development of Urban Freight Transport Policies by Local Authorities
Urban freight transport (UFT) provides the last mile delivery of goods, return of unwanted or recyclable goods and the removal of waste. Despite such benefits, freight vehicle...
Wigan, M. (2007). Contestable evidence based policy-the role of information sharing
There are three elements required for public policy to be both credible and effective. These
are not necessarily the factors that all parties would agree to, but provide a com...
Mobile ad-hoc networking (MANET) technology has been a major avenue for many wireless and mobile networke...
TRI wins new project on Scandinavian public transport
24 April 2016