Institute for Transport Studies (ITS)

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Andrew Bwambale

PhD Researcher

Room: 2.10 / LG.12
Email: ts13ab@leeds.ac.uk_
Research Group: Economics and Appraisal

Key Research Interests

  • Discrete Choice Modelling
  • Transport modelling using mobile phone data
  • Transferability of transport models
  • Dealing with data limitations in developing countries

Employment History

  • 2015 - present, PhD Researcher, Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds
  • 2014 - present (part - time), Highway / Transport Engineer, Professional Engineering Consultants, Kampala, Uganda
  • 2014 - 2015, Deputy Laboratory Manager, Geotechnical Engineering and Technology Laboratory, Kampala, Uganda
  • 2012 - 2013, Assistant Materials Engineer, Professional Engineering Consultants, Kampala, Uganda
  • 2011 - 2012, Civil Engineer (Graduate Trainee), URS - Scott Wilson, Kampala, Uganda

Education

  • MSc (Eng) Transport Planning and Engineering (Distinction), University of Leeds, 2014
  • BSc Civil Engineering (First Class Honors), Makerere University, 2011

Professional Engagements

  • Graduate Member, Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers(UIPE)

Awards

  • 2014, CH2M Hill Prize for best graduating student in MSc (Eng) Transport Planning and Engineering, Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds
  • 2011, Certificate of Merit for best graduating student in BSc Civil Engineering, Makerere University

Conference Presentations

  • Bwambale, A., Choudhury, C.F. and Hess, S., 2017. Modelling Route Choice using Mobile Phone Data: A Case Study of Senegal. In The 5th International Choice Modelling Conference (No. 1230), Cape Town, South Africa
  • Bwambale, A., Choudhury, C.F. and Hess, S., 2017. Modelling Trip Generation using Mobile Phone Data: A Latent Demographics Approach. In Transportation Research Board 96th Annual Meeting (No. 17-04998), Washington DC
  • Bwambale, A., Choudhury, C.F. and Hess, S., 2016. Prediction of Latent Demographic Groups from Mobile Phone Data for Transport Modelling. In hEART2016 Conference (No. 154), Delft, Netherlands
  • Bwambale, A., Choudhury, C.F. and Sanko, N., 2015. Modelling Car Trip Generation in the Developing World: The Tale of Two Cities. In Transportation Research Board 94th Annual Meeting (No. 15-2108), Washington DC
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