Diploma Theses Exams, October 2020

The examination of the Diploma Theses of the undergraduate students of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering took place with grate success from October 30th to November 6th 2020 via a teleconference using the application Cisco Webex (https://www.webex.com/).

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Diploma Theses Exams, July 2020

The examination of the Diploma Theses of the undergraduate students of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering took place with grate success from July 16th to July 21st 2020 via a teleconference. Read more

Apostolos Ziakopoulos defended his Phd thesis on spatial analysis of harsh event frequencies, on July 20th 2020

Apostolos Ziakopoulos has successfully defended his PhD dissertation titled: “High resolution spatio-temporal analysis of road safety and traffic behaviour”, on Monday July 20th 2020 via a teleconference (https://centralntua.webex.com/centralntua/j.php?MTID=m57b7271d3b11cc79727d3e39d536ae1e).

This PhD thesis was carried out at the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering at the School of Civil Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens under the supervision of Professor G. Yannis.

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Scholarships for Transport Studies, 2020

Announcements for Scholarships for Postgraduate Transport Studies in Greece and abroad are presented below.  These Scholarships concern both MSc and PhD Programmes. Students are solicited to apply directly to the Universities announcing these scholarships, whereas they can always discuss them with the Professors of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering.

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Bradley Watson Cliatt defended his PhD Thesis on flexible pavement design, April 2020

Bradley Watson Cliatt has successfully defended his PhD dissertation titled: “Characterization of unbound materials for flexible pavement design”, on Wednesday April 15th 2020 via a teleconference.

This PhD thesis was carried out at the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering at the School of Civil Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens under the supervision of Professor A. Loizos.

 

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Diploma Theses Exams, March 2020

The examination of the Diploma Theses of the undergraduate students of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering took place with grate success on March 11th and 12th 2020 at Railways Amphitheatre.

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Professor Ioannis Golias is the new President of the Athens Urban Transport Organization, March 2020

Ioannis Golias, Professor of the Department and former Rector of NTUA is the new President, Non-Executive Member, of the Board of Directors of the Athens Urban Transport Organization (OASA).

Mobility Award to the Traffic Engineering Laboratory, February 2020

 

The Traffic Engineering Laboratory of the National Technical University of Athens,  School of Civil Engineering has been awarded for its contribution to road safety, traffic management and intelligent transportation systems at the Mobility Awards 2019 ceremony, that took place on Thursday, February 13 2020.

New year event at the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering, January 2020

The New Year Event of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering took place with great success on Monday, January 27th, 2020, at 13:00, at the Amphitheater of Railways and Transport with the participation of more than 60 members and students of the Department and the School of Civil Engineering.

During the event the Director of the Department Professor George Yannis made a brief presentation of the educational, research and scientific work of the previous year.

Annual Report 2019 

P. Charitatos student of the School of Civil Engineering awarded with “Apostolos Chr. Yotis” Award, December 2019

Paris Charitatos student of the School of Civil Engineering NTUA, has been awarded with “Apostolos Chr. Yotis” Award, for the highest average grade at the mandatory courses Roads Geometric Design (5th semester), Roads Construction (6th semester) and at the mandatory of cycle course Design of Road and Airfield Pavements (7th semester), during the academic year 2018-2019.

SafetyCube Wins the Prince Michael International Road Safety Award , December 2019

SafetyCube project has been awarded the prestigious Prince Michael International Road Safety Award 2019 as recognition for its innovative open-access web-based Road Safety Decision Support System (DSS) that enables policy-makers and stakeholders to select and implement the most appropriate strategies, measures and cost-effective approaches to reduce casualties of all road user types and all severities in Europe and worldwide.  Read more

SaferAfrica wins Prince Michael International Road Safety Award, December 2019

SaferAfrica Project has been awarded the prestigious Prince Michael International Road Safety Award 2019 as recognition for establishing a Dialogue Platform between Africa and Europe focusing on road safety management.

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NTUA signed the City declaration: The new Paradigm for Safe City Streets, November 2019

During 30th POLIS Conference on 28 November 2019, in Brussels, Belgium, the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) declared its full support and signed the City declaration “The new Paradigm for Safe City Streets” including 10 principles to be recognized by EU cities, as necessary for sound and effective action for traffic safety 

 

1st Prize Award “Dimitrios Tsamboulas” to Phd candidate George Kasselouris, November 2019

The PhD Candidate of the Department of TPE of NTUA, Mr. George Kasselouris, received the 1st Prize in the Annual Panhellenic Competition of the Hellenic Chambers Transport Association (HCTA) “Dimitrios Tsamboulas 2019, on the subject of: “Prospect of developing combined intermodal national and international freight transport in Greece – Obstacles, challenges, suggestions”.

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Diploma Theses Exams, October 2019

The examination of the Diploma Theses of the undergraduate students of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering took place with great success on Wednesday, October 23rd 2019 and on  Tuesday, October 29th 2019 at Railways Amphitheatre and on Friday, November 1st 2019 at teaching room 109.

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Professor Emeritus Constantinos Abacoumkin received an honorary award at ICTR 2019, October 2019

At the launch of the 9th International Congress on Transport Research (ICTR 2019), Professor Emeritus Constantinos Abacoumkin received an honorary award for his multi-year contribution to the science of Transport Engineering. The award was given by the Director of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering Professor George Yannis.

 

HITE / HIT – 9th International Congress on Transport Research (ICTR), Athens, October 2019

The Hellenic Institute of Transportation Engineers (HITE/CERTH) and the Hellenic Institute of Transport (H.I.T.) co-organized the 9th International Congress on Transport Research (ICTR), which has been held on October 24th and 25th 2019, in Athens, Greece. The spotlight theme of the 2019 Congress was: “Transportation 4.0: The Smart Evolution”. Members of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering of NTUA contributed actively with several traffic safety papers and presentations.

LOGI.C 2019_International Conference on the Future of Combined Transport – “Dimitrios Tsamboulas” Award 2019 & Synchromania Game, November 2019

The Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering participates in the organisation of the International Conference on the Future of Combined Transport LOGI.C 2019.

During the conference the award ceremony of the Hellenic Chambers Transport Association (EESYM) Annual Prize “Dimitrios Tsamboulas” for 2019 will be held.

The event will take place on Saturday, November 9th 2019, at the Central Conference Room LOBBY METROPOLITAN EXPO, at Athens International Airport “El. Venizelos”, at Spata Attica.

The Department research activities were presented at the Researcher Night, September 2019

The Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering was present at the established pan-European celebration of research and science “Researcher Night”, which took place with great success on September 27th 2019 at the Averof building of the historical Patision complex of the National Technical University of Athens.

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PhD student Konstantinos Gkyrtis awarded in the 8th International Transportation PhD Student Symposium – RWTH Aachen, September 2019

PhD student Konstantinos Gkyrtis and his supervisor Prof. Andreas Loizos participated in the 8th International Transportation Ph.D. Student Symposium on Pavement Engineering and Infrastructure Materials Technology, that was held at RWTH Aachen University in Germany, on September 12-13, 2019. PhD students (and their supervisors) from worldwide leading universities participated in the symposium with the aim of disseminating results from their research activities. At the end of the symposium, awards were given to the best participants and one of them was given to Konstantinos Gkyrtis for his work entitled “Challenges towards structural condition assessment of asphalt pavements” in the framework of his research under the scope of his PhD dissertation.