Institute for Transport Studies (ITS)

Research Projects

A selection of our research projects is shown below. Click on the project logos for further information about each project.

ADAPT logo

Sustainable Behaviour Change

www.adapt.leeds.ac.uk

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Big Data


Adaptive logo

Driver support in demanding and repetitive tasks

www.adaptive-ip.eu

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Automation


A465: Social assessment of road improvement schemes

Project Page

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Road Safety
Social Equity


Energy Efficient Automatic Train Operation

Project Page

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Cities
Rail


Autopilot logo

AUTOmated driving Progressed by the Internet Of Things 

http://autopilot-project.eu/

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Automation

Big Data


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Automation


CH4LLENGE

Addressing the four key challenges of sustainable urban mobility planning

www.sump-challenges.eu

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Resilience


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Rail


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Energy


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Resilience


DITTO logo

Development of Integrated Tools to Optimise Rail Systems

Project page

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Rail


ecodriver

Supporting the driver in conserving energy and reducing emissions

www.ecodriver-project.eu

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Energy

Automation


EMPOWER logo

Empowering sustainable mobility

http://empowerproject.eu

EMPOWER project news

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Big Data

Energy


Field Operational Test Networking and Data Sharing Support

Field Operational Test Networking and Data Sharing Support

http://fot-net.eu/

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Big Data


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Choice Modelling 

Health


Using Track and Trace data to bring health sector benefits alongside transport and planning outcomes.

ida.leeds.ac.uk/research-projects/habits/

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Big Data


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Automation


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Automation


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Energy


NeTIRail

Sustainable Railways  

www.netirail.eu/

NeTIRail project news

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Rail



OptiTruck logo

Optimal fuel consumption with Predictive Power Train Control and calibration for intelligent trucks

http://optitruck.eu/

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Automation

Big Data

Energy


PCT logo

Getting people to use the bicycle by investing in cycling infrastructure

http://www.pct.bike/

News item: Unlocking cycling potential

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Big Data

Health


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Automation

Vehicle Design


Smart Maintenance and the Rail Traveller Experience

www.smarte-rail.eu/

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Big Data

Cities


Step-Change logo

Understanding transport behaviour and changing transport modelling

www.changing-mobilities.org.uk

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Resilience


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Big Data

Health


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Health


SUSTRAIL

The sustainable freight railway: Designing the freight vehicle – track system for higher delivered tonnage with improved availability at reduced cost

www.sustrail.eu

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Rail


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Social Equity


Teres logo

Energy-related economic stress – (transport, housing and fuel poverty)

News item: Teres project news

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Energy


Transport Analytics Centre of Excellence

www.kios.ucy.ac.cy/trace/

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Big Data


TRANSTOOLS 3 logo

TRANSTOOLS 3
European Transport Network Model

trimis.ec.europa.eu

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Choice Modelling


Transport Poverty and Social Exclusion logo

Transport Poverty and Social Exclusion

Project page

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Social Equity


This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Automation

Road Safety


ARUP

News item: VOT project news

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under:

Choice Modelling


VENI

What can influence individuals to change their mode of transport?

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Health


ViajeoPlus

Outstanding solutions for innovative and green urban mobility

http://viajeoplus.eu

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Energy

Cities


Visions 2030

Revitalising the quality of walking and cycling in the UK

www.visions2030.org.uk

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Virtuocity


XCycle

Fairer, safer cycling

www.xcycle-h2020.eu

This project relates to the ITS research landscape under: 

Automation

Road Safety