A compelling body of international evidence now exists
suggesting a causal link between exposure to airborne
particulate matter (PM) and adverse health consequences.
Travel microenvironments have come under particular
During the implementation of a major regional household travel
survey, known as the Victorian Integrated Survey of Travel and
Activity 2007 (VISTA07) in Victoria, Australia, a pilot survey
was undertaken using GPS to ...
Driven by sustainability objectives, Australia like many nations in
the developed world, is considering the option of battery electric
vehicles (BEVs) as an alternative to conventional internal
combustion engine vehicles ...
Of the many issues surrounding the potential introduction of Autonomous Vehicles (AVs), consumer response remains unclear. The current paper presents an empirical investigation of consumer sentiment towards AVs based on ...
Knowing more precisely where people are across the day and
when they are there is fundamental information for many
fields including transportation planning, environmental
impact analysis, marketing and emergency evacuation. ...
As part of the program of strategies to reduce the emission of
greenhouse gases in Australia, the ACT, Queensland, South
Australian, and Victorian governments have joined together
to undertake a program of voluntary ...
This paper details the development of a GPS/GPRS data collection solution for a longitudinal (twelve week) study of driving behaviour in Sydney, investigating behavioural responses to variable rate charging. The study calls ...
Scientific evidence of the connection between vehicle
emissions and public health outcomes continues to grow. Key
to this connection is the accurate monitoring and prediction of
pollution concentrations within transport ...
There is growing interest in using kilometre-based financial
mechanisms to encourage safer driving practices and reduce
accident claims. The rationale behind such an approach is that in
addition to driver characteristics ...
This paper details the development of a strategic-level
modelling tool to evaluate the impacts of air quality and
greenhouse gas mitigation strategies for urban freight. The
model, known as STEAR-F (Strategic Tool for ...