Street networks, as one of the oldest infrastructure of transport in the world, play a significant role in modernization, sustainable development, and human daily activities in both ancient and modern times. Although street networks have been well studied in a variety of engineering and scientific disciplines including for instance transport, geography, urban planning, economics and even physics, our understanding of street networks in terms of their structure and dynamics is still very limited to deal with real world problems such as traffic jams, pollution, and human evacuations in case of disaster management. Read More...
Only FEW PLACES left for the NECTAR Cluster 1 - Networks workshop organised by ITS – University of Leeds in Harrogate, Yorkshire, UK on 28-29 September 2012.
The theme is: "Exploring equity issues in transport and communication networks" and you are invited to submit an abstract of up to 350 words by the deadline: the 9th of September 2012. You may find out more information including the draft workshop programme and the FINAL CALL for abstracts here. All enquiries should be directed to the Organising Committee at: firstname.lastname@example.orgWe look forward to receiving your abstract !
Please find here the call for papers to the NECTAR cluster 6 meeting in Coimbra 26 – 27 October 2012.
This joint meeting on “Applied Research and Modeling Advances on Accessibility in Spatial Development” aims to gather interest in the areas of Spatial Econometrics, Accessibility and Spatial Development. It also aims to promote the link between Spanish and Portuguese in these research issues.
The research group Gaec (Grupo de Análisis Económico Cuantitativo) is organizing the 5th Seminar of Spatial Econometrics in honor of Doctor J.H.P. Paelinck, in Coimbra (Portugal). The workshop aims to provide a forum for debate between young and consolidated researchers and it is open to both theoretical and applied papers which deal explicitly with questions of spatial modeling and econometrics.
edited by Edoardo Marcucci, Amanda Stathopoulos – International Journal of Transport Economics – Vol. XXXIX- No 1 – March 2012
This special issue is composed of selected papers from the Nectar Cluster 2 workshop on the theme of quality, regulation and environmental sustainability in public transport, organized in October, 2010 at the Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Roma Tre. For more information please click here.