This Special Issue will focus on all the fields of research contributing to the sustainability of public transport systems. We welcome authors to present the state-of-theart research and applications, and to discuss the latest progress, new techniques, methodologies and potential research topics, particularly new research directions of unsolved issues.
Topics of interest for publication include, but are not limited to:
Planning (network design, timetabling, vehicle and driver scheduling) ~
Policy (governance, economics, funding, citizen involvement)
Operations (monitoring, control, robustness, flexibility, efficiency)
Mobility and accessibility needs, social equity, behaviour models
Environmental impacts (emissions, noise control, energy)
Traffic congestion and safety
Modal shi<, multimodality, integration of modes (including logistics) Urban development (land use, infrastructures, facilities and vehicles)
Note: We will publish the articles as/once they are reviewed and finished. This project is expected to be finished by October 2019. an Open Access Journal by MDPI Sustainability Issues in Public Transport mdpi.com/si/23317 SpeciaIslsue
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Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Marc A. Rosen Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, 2000 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa, Ontario, L1H 7K4, Canada
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