Student supervision

Completed theses:

Merlijn van Beurden. M.Sc. (2017). “Stopping pattern and frequency optimization for multiple public transport service services”.TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Serge Hoogendoorn, Co-supervisor: Martijn Warnier.

Anne Bastian. PhD (2017). “Explaining Trends in Car Use“, KTH. Principal supervisor: Maria Börjesson, Co-supervisor: Jonas Eliasson.

Jauhari Alafi. M.Sc. (2017). “Understanding, evaluating, and improving maritime transit services of small islands of Indonesia: A choice behaviour study”. TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Caspar Chorus, Co-supervisor: Eric Molin.

Kingsley Adjenughwure. M.Sc. (2017). ”Impact of Activities Performed during Travel on Value of Travel Time Savings”. TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Caspar Chorus, Co-supervisor: Eric Molin.

Stefan Glück. M.Sc. (2017). “Optimizing Headways and Vehicle Capacities in Public Transport Networks considering System Dynamics”.  TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Bart van Arem.  Co-supervisor: Bruno Santos.

Ellen van der Werff. M.Sc. (2017). “Regularity Control Bus Services: Feasibility Analysis for R-net Line 400″. TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Serge Hoogendoorn. Co-supervisors: Niels van Oort and Wijnand Veeneman.

Jesper Haverkamp. M.Sc. (2017). “Applicability of Demand Responsive Rail Transport as a Substitute for Scheduled Heavy Rail Networks”. TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Bart van Arem. Co-supervisor: Wijnand Veeneman.

Lennart Lems. M.Sc. (2017). “The Long-term Impact of Fixed Transport Infrastructure Investment Policy”.  TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Alexander Verbraeck. Co-supervisor: Martijn Warnier.

Dennis Roelofsen. M.Sc. (2016). “Managing disruptions in rail-bound urban public transport from a passenger perspective”. TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Serge Hoogendoorn. Co-supervisors: Niels van Oort and Wijnand Veeneman.

Matti van Engelen. M.Sc. (2016). “Improving Public Transport Accessibility of Business Areas using Autonomous Vehicles”. TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Karen Aardal. Co-supervisor: Martijn Warnier. Graduated with distinction (Cum laude).

Jens West. PhD. (2016). “Congestion Effects in Transport Modelling and Forecasting”, KTH. Principal supervisor: Maria Börjesson, Co-supervisors: Leonid Engelson and Jonas Eliasson.

Shuixian Yu. M.Sc. (2016). “The Value of Crowding in Public Transport”. TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Bart van Arem, Co-supervisor: Eric Molin.

Alexandra Gavriilidou. M.Sc. (2016). “Real-time Public Transport Control using Real-time Information about Passengers”, TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Serge Hoogendoorn.

Barth Donners. M.Sc. (2016). “Erasing Borders: European Rail Passenger Potential”. TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Bert van Wee. Co-supervisor: Wijnand Veeneman.

Karin de Regt. M.Sc. (2016). “Deducing mobility patterns and public transport usage by fusing smartcard and GSM data”, TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Hans van Lint.

Joey Blangé. M.Sc. (2016). “Risk Perception in Flight Choice Behaviour”, TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Caspar Chorus, Co-supervisor:  Eric Molin.

Gert-Jaap Koppenol. M.Sc. (2016). “Robustness of Public Transportation Networks: The Effect of Capacity Reductions at the Link-Level”, TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Serge Hoogendoorn.

Caterina Malandri. M.Sc. (2016). “Measuring Spill-Over Effects of Public Transport Disruptions”. University of Bologna. Principal supervisor: Luca Mantecchini, Co-supervisor: Achille Fonzone.

Niek Lemans. M.Sc. (2016). “Assessing the Equity of Urban Public Transport Services”, TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Serge Hoogendoorn.

Masoud Fadaei Oshyani. PhD (2016).  “New Opportunities in Urban Transport Data: Methodologies and Applications”, KTH. Principal supervisor: Anders Karlström, Co-supervisor: Marcus Sundberg.

Giorgos Laskaris. M.Sc. (2015). “Real-Time Control Strategy for Multiple Bus Routes Using a Shared Bus Corridor”, KTH. Co-supervisor: Erik Jenelius

Luke Hobbs. M.Sc. (2015). “Vulnerability in the Public Transport Networks of Amsterdam and Stockholm and Implications for Future Network Development”, KTH.

Konstanze Winter. M.Sc. (2015). “Development and Application of a Method to Design a Demand-Responsive Service Operated by Fully Automated Vehicles”., TU Delft. Principal supervisor: Bart van Arem. Graduated with distinction (Cum-laude)

Paolo Carnaghi. M.Sc (2014). “Decision Support Systems in Transportation: The Case of Surface Urban Public Transport”, Politecnico Di Milano. Main supervisors: Michela Arnaboldi and Wijnand Veeneman.

Roberto Fernandez Abenoza. M.Sc. (2014).  “Determinants of Public Transport Passenger Satisfaction and Its Stability over Time”, KTH. Co-supervisor: Yusak Susilo.

Xi Chen. M.Sc. (2014).  “The Impact of Free-Fare Public Transport on Individual Travel Patterns”, KTH. Co-supervisor: Yusak Susilo.

Jacob Rommel. M.Sc. (2014). “Topological Analysis of the Evolution of Public Transport Networks”, KTH.

Mitzie Molin. M.Sc. (2014). “Vulnerability Analysis of a Public Transport Expansion Plan”, KTH.

Yu Zhao. M.Sc. (2014). “Identification and Classification of Activity Centers based on Passengers Flows Data”, KTH. Co-supervisor: Qian Wang.

Chen Zhang. M.Sc. (2014). “An Empirical Evaluation of an On-Street Parking Scheme: A Case Study in Stockholm Inner-City”, KTH. Co-supervisor: Albania Nissan.

Edouard Naye. M.Sc (2014). “Real-Time Arrival Prediction Models for Light Rail Train Systems”. KTH.

Zafeira Gkioulou. M.Sc (2013). “Evaluating the Impact of Waiting Time Uncertainty on Passengers Decisions”, KTH.

Gerasimos Loutos. M.Sc (2013). “Improving Real-Time Bus Arrival Information”. KTH.  Best master thesis award, Swedish Association of Operations Research, 2013.

Triin Reimal. M.Sc (2013). “Evaluating the Impacts of Free Public Transport in Tallinn”, KTH. Co-supervisor: Yusak Susilo.

Yevheniia Hlotova (2013). M.Sc. “Stress and Situation Awareness of Bus Drivers under Various Operations Strategies”, KTH. Co-supervisor: Sebastian Meijer

Nadila Kuerban (2012). M.Sc. “Implications of Regularity-Driven Operations Beyond the Single Line Level”, KTH.

Fabrizio Miscio (2012). M.Sc. “Agent-Based Day-to-Day Learning in Transit Dynamic Modeling”, KTH.

Mario Contreras Torres (2012). M.Sc. “Bus Running Time Determinants: The Mutual Relation Between Driver Behavior and Transit Performance”, KTH.

Ásdís Ólafsdóttir (2012). M.Sc. “Bus Service Performance Analysis – Case Study Bus Line 1 in Stockholm, Sweden”, KTH.

Ferran Mach Rufí (2011). M.Sc. “Study of the Holding Problem Using Optimization Algorithms and Mesoscopic Simulation”, KTH. Co-supervisor: Haris Koutsopoulos. Best master thesis award, Swedish Association of Operations Research, 2011.

Jens West (2011). M.Sc. “Boarding and Bunching: The Impact of Boarding Procedure on Bus Regularity and Performance”, KTH. Best master thesis on public transportation, Public Transport Academy, Swedish Public Transport Association and the Swedish Bus Federation, 2012.

Anahid Nabavi Larijani (2011). M.Sc. “Real-Time Control Strategy Evaluation by Applying a Mesoscopic Simulation Model to Improve Transit Reliability”, KTH. Co-supervisor: Haris Koutsopoulos.

 

Theses in progress:

Konstanze Winter. PhD. “Shared-Mobility Services and Parking Management”, TU Delft. Co-promoters: Bart van Arem and Karel Martens.

Lara Zomer. PhD. “Theory and Modelling of Acquiring and Storing Spatial Knowledge“, TU Delft. Promoter: Serge Hoogendoorn.

Danique Ton. PhD. “Modelling Route Choice and Activity Scheduling for Pedestrians and Cyclists”. TU Delft. Promoter: Serge Hoogendoorn.

Ding Luo. PhD. “Short-Term Predictions of Public Transport Supply and Demand “ . TU Delft. Promoter: Hans van Lint.

Panchamy Krishnakumari. PhD. “Automatic Multiscale Graph Generation from Geographic Data and its Application in Traffic Pattern Classification”. Short-Term Predictions of Public Transport Supply and Demand “ . TU Delft. Promoter: Hans van Lint.

Menno Yap. PhD. “Measuring and Modelling Passenger Interchange Activities”.  TU Delft. Promoter: Serge Hoogendoorn, Co-supervisor: Niels van Oort.

Jishnu Narayan. PhD. “Service Optimisation of Demand Responsive Public Transport Systems”. TU Delft. Promoter: Serge Hoogendoorn, Co-supervisor: Niels van Oort.

María Alonso González, PhD. “Evaluating the Performance and Evolution of New Mobility Services in a Hybrid Public Transport System”, TU Delft. Promoter: Serge Hoogendoorn, Co-supervisor: Niels van Oort.

 

Roberto Fernandez Abenoza. PhD. “Understanding the spatio-temporal variability and complexity of individual travel satisfaction”, KTH. Principal supervisor: Yusak Susilo.

David Leffler, Licentiate. “Assessment of Traffic Impacts of Fleet Management Strategies for an Automated Vehicle Fleet”, KTH. Principal supervisor: Erik Jenelius. Co-supervisor: Wilco Burghout.

Soumela Peftitsi. “Modelling the Interaction between Congestion at Interchange Stations and On-board Congestion”, KTH. Principal supervisor: Erik Jenelius.

Isak Jarlebring Rubensson. “Equity, crowding and traveller behaviour in public transport”, KTH. Main supervisor: Yusak Susilo.

 

Giorgos Laskaris. PhD. “Real-time Public Transport Control in the Era of Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems”, University of Luxemburg. Promoter: Francesco Viti, Co-promoter: Erik Jenelius. (Co-promoter).