Urban Planning and Transportation

  • Groene Loper 6, Vertigo



  • P.O. Box 513, Depatment of the Built Environment

    5600 MB Eindhoven



Introductie / missie

Urban Planning and Transportation concerns decision about the best location and distribution of urban land use, which is strongly connected to the transportation systems. The quality of plans and policies depends on the impact it has on economic, social, environmental, psychological and societal aspects. The focus of the research of the group is on developing models and integrating these into decision support systems for urban planning design and policy decisions.

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Specific research areas are Transportation, Retail, Leisure and Housing. Recently, most research projects concern smart cities and smart mobility

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Geen foto van Erfaneh Allameh
Foto van Lida Aminian
Foto van Aloys W.J. Borgers

Aloys W.J. Borgers

Persoon: UHD : Universitair Hoofddocent


Projecten 2016 2021

SCRIPTS - Smart Cities Responsive Intelligent Public Transport Systems

Timmermans, H., Massaad, H., Massaad, H., Feneri, A., Gerrits, E., Caiati, V., Jang, S. & Kruizinga, M.


Project: Onderzoek direct

DESENT – Smart decision support system for urban energy and transportation

Timmermans, H., Massaad, H., Massaad, H., Feng, T., Yang, D., Gerrits, E., Kruizinga, M., Kim, S., Jang, S., van der Waerden, P. & Gu, G.


Project: Onderzoek direct

Onderzoeksoutput 1974 2020

Co-dependent workplace, residence and commuting mode choice: results of a multi-dimensional mixed logit model with panel effects

Guo, J., Feng, T. & Timmermans, H. J. P., 1 jan 2020, In : Cities. 96, 9 blz., 102448

Onderzoeksoutput: Bijdrage aan tijdschriftTijdschriftartikelAcademicpeer review

Open Access
transportation mode
residential mobility

Macroscopic modeling and dynamic control of parking dispatching in an era of autonomous vehicles

Zhao, C., Liao, F., Li, X. & Du, Y., 2020, (Geaccepteerd/In druk) Proceedings 99th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board.

Onderzoeksoutput: Hoofdstuk in Boek/Rapport/CongresprocedureConferentiebijdrageAcademicpeer review

On the relative importance of social influence in transport-related choice behaviour: empirical evidence from three stated-choice experiments

Han, B., Kim, J., Rasouli, S. & Timmermans, H., 2020, (Geaccepteerd/In druk) Digital Social Networks and Travel Behaviour in Urban Environments. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, blz. 94-107

Onderzoeksoutput: Hoofdstuk in Boek/Rapport/CongresprocedureHoofdstukProfessioneel


urban geography
welfare economics
virtual reality
pricing policy

Analysis of dynamic mobility decisions over life courses

Tao Feng (Ontvanger), mei 2019

Prijs: AndersWerk, activiteit of publicatie gerelateerde prijzen (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Wetenschappelijk

Best Paper Award

Eleni Charoniti (Ontvanger), 2015

Prijs: AndersWerk, activiteit of publicatie gerelateerde prijzen (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Wetenschappelijk

Decision making

Activiteiten 1994 2019

Finding Restorativeness in Urban Greenscapes using Google Maps & Google Streetview

Robert P. van Dongen (Spreker)
5 sep 2019

Activiteit: Types gesprekken of presentatiesAangemelde presentatieWetenschappelijk

Transportmetrica A: Transport Science (Tijdschrift)

Aloys W.J. Borgers (Lid redactieraad)
14 jun 2019

Activiteit: Types publicaties van collegiale toetsing en redactioneel werkPublicatie peer-reviewWetenschappelijk

Analysis of dynamic mobility decisions over life courses

Tao Feng (Spreker)
12 jun 2019

Activiteit: Types gesprekken of presentatiesGenodigd sprekerWetenschappelijk


Active coping behaviour & the physical work environment: can the physical work environment support active coping?

Auteur: Winkelmolen, E., 25 jun 2019

Begeleider: Appel - Meulenbroek, R. (Afstudeerdocent 1), de Kort, Y. (Afstudeerdocent 2), Haans, A. (Afstudeerdocent 2) & Kemperman, A. (Afstudeerdocent 2)

Scriptie/masterproef: Master


Adding bricks to clicks: the main attributes of click-and-mortar shops influencing the shopping experience

Auteur: Hensbergen, M., 30 apr 2017

Begeleider: Borgers, A. (Afstudeerdocent 1), Ossokina, I. (Afstudeerdocent 2) & Meijsing, D. (Externe persoon) (Externe coach)

Scriptie/masterproef: Master


A GIS-based tool to gain detailed insight into human health vulnerability to heatwaves in Dutch urban areas

Auteur: Verputten, T., 29 mrt 2019

Begeleider: de Vries, B. (Afstudeerdocent 1), van der Waerden, P. (Afstudeerdocent 2), den Ouden, E. (Afstudeerdocent 2) & Postmes, L. (Externe persoon) (Externe coach)

Scriptie/masterproef: Master