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Doctor Ioannis Kaparias

Doctor Ioannis Kaparias

Associate Professor

Accepting applications from PhD students.

Connect with Ioannis


Tel: +44 23 8059 9577

Address: Boldrewood Campus, Burgess Road, SO16 7QF (View in Google Maps)


Dr Ioannis Kaparias graduated with a Master of Engineering (MEng) degree in Civil Engineering from Imperial College London in 2004, having spent his final year of study at RWTH Aachen University in Germany. He then joined the Centre for Transport Studies of Imperial for his PhD research on the topic of Reliable Dynamic In-vehicle Navigation, in collaboration with BMW Group, which he completed in 2008, and continued as a post-doctoral Research Associate in the same institution for a period of four years, working on a wide range of transport research projects.

From 2012 he held a Lecturer position at City, University of London, and in 2016 he joined the Transportation Research Group (TRG) of the University of Southampton. He is a Fellow of Advance HE (formerly the Higher Education Academy) (FHEA), a member of the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation (CIHT), and a member of the Society of Greek Transport Engineers (SES). He also holds an Honorary Lecturer position at the Centre for Transport Studies of Imperial College London, and acts as an independent expert for the European Commission in research and innovation activities. He currently serves as Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the IET Intelligent Transport Systems journal, as well as a member of two Standing Committees of the US Transportation Research Board (on Pedestrians (ACH10) and on Human Factors of Infrastructure Design and Operations (ACH40)). Aside from English and his native Greek, he also speaks German, French and Italian.

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