Research project

Overcoming Capacity Constraints - A Simulation Integrated with Optimisation for Nodes (OCCASION)


Lead researcher

Professor John Preston

Professor in Rail Transport

Research interests

  • Demand, capacity and cost modelling for sustainable transport infrastructure.
  • The design, monitoring and evaluation of transport interventions designed to promote sustainable choices.
  • The determination of pathways for future mobility transitions to net zero carbon.
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Other researchers

Emeritus Professor Chris Potts

Research interests

  • Combinatorial Optimization, especially scheduling in production and transport
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Collaborating research institutes, centres and groups

Research outputs

John Armstrong & Jonathan Preston, 2017, Journal of Rail Transport Planning & Management, 7(3), 187-205
Type: article
John Armstrong, Jonathan Preston, Christopher Potts, Tolga Bektas & D. Paraskevopoulos, 2017, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit, 231(5), 637-646
Type: article
D. Paraskevopoulos, T. Bektas, T.G. Crainic & C.N. Potts, 2016, European Journal of Operational Research, 253(2), 265-279
Type: article
2016, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 85, 166-187
Type: article
M. Khadem Sameni & John M. Preston, 2012, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2289, 134-144
Type: article