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Transportation Research Institute

Research Center

Main organisation:Hasselt University
Lifecycle:1 Jan 1996 →  Today
Organisation profile:The Transportation Research Institute (IMOB) is an independent scientific research institute, associated with Hasselt University. Its mission is to develop sustainable solutions for issues in the fields of transportation, traffic safety and logistics. The institute tries to achieve its mission at national and international level by performing fundamental and applied research and by providing training with regard to traffic and transportation, such as the bachelor-master programme in Transportation Studies at UHasselt and the Transportation Academy, in cooperation with the VSV.
Keywords:Activity-based modelling, Agricultural economics, Applied econometrics, business informatics, Corporate finance and governance, data mining, decision support systems, driving simulator research, Data collection technologies, Distribution logistics, Economic geography, Economics of innovation, Emissions due to transport, Energy due to transport, Entropy-based econometrics, Firm productivity, Freight transport, Health impacts due to transport, ICT management, Intermodal transport, Microsimulation, Mobility, Operations research, Origin destination matrices, policy monitoring, process mining, processmodeling, risk and evaluation studies, road user behavior, Regional/spatial economics, Simulation, traffic safety, Traffic flows, Traffic safety, Transport, Travel behaviour
Disciplines:Infrastructure, transport and mobility engineering, Urban and regional design, development and planning, Public health care, Applied psychology, Tourism