Search for dissertations about: "thesis on Public Transport"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 101 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on Public Transport.

  1. 21. Transport, Built Environment and Development Control - a comparative urban study

    University dissertation from Inst. för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi, Lund

    Author : Karin Book; Lena Eskilsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1998]
    Keywords : land use; urban development; development control; built environment; transport; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Improved transport possibilities give rise to changes in land use; settlement patterns and activity structures and likewise the spatial distribution of different activities form the basis of transport need. Transport structure and built environment influence one another, and in order to be able to develop better urban policy it is important to be aware of the relations between them. READ MORE

  2. 22. Government's Role for Transport Infrastructure : Theoretical Approaches and Historical Development

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Björn Hasselgren; KTH.; [2013]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; Government; Market; Planning; Transport Infrastructure;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzes and discusses the development of the Swedish government’s role as owner and financier of roads and railroads from the 1930s until the 2010s. The influence on the development of the government’s role from two main theoretical paradigms is discussed and analyzed. READ MORE

  3. 23. Evaluation of bus priority strategiesin coordinated traffic signal systems

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Johan Wahlstedt; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : Engineering and Technology Civil Engineering Infrastructure Engineering; Teknik och teknologier Samhällsbyggnadsteknik Infrastrukturteknik; Transport Systems and Logistics; Transportteknik och logistik; Bus priority; public transport priority; transit priority; PTSP; TSP; traffic signal; traffic signal control; traffic signal control systems; self-optimising signal control; PRIBUSS; SIL simulation; traffic simulation; Transportvetenskap; Transport Science;

    Abstract : Increasing congestion and environmental concerns have evoked an interest in promoting urban Public Transport (PT) the last decades. In 2012 the City of Stockholm adopted an “Urban mobility strategy” stating that public transport, cycling and walking should be prioritised over cars in central Stockholm. READ MORE

  4. 24. Mobility in Public Environments and Use of Public Transport : exploring the situation for people with acquired cognitive functional limitations

    University dissertation from Institutionen för teknik och samhälle, trafik och väg

    Author : Jenny Rosenkvist; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Keywords : usability; Accessibility; travel-chain; focus group interviews; expert interviews; semistructured interviews; user perspective; acquired cognitive disabilities; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; TECHNOLOGY; MEDICIN; MEDICINE;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to explore and gain deeper insight into and understanding of mobility in public environments for people with acquired cognitive functional limitations (target group of this thesis) and of reasons why some of them do not use public transport. Using an explorative approach, the target group’s mobility was firstly discussed by experts in focus group interviews. READ MORE

  5. 25. Cars in Transition - An Assessment of Future Vehicle Technologies

    University dissertation from Environmental and Energy Systems Studies

    Author : Max Åhman; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : Energy research; Energiforskning; Innovation; Energy; Transport; FCEV; EV; HEV; Road transport technology; Vägtransportteknik; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; TECHNOLOGY; Fysik; Physics;

    Abstract : The transport sector is facing serious challenges in meeting long-term sustainability criteria. Radical changes in the design of vehicles to attain competitive vehicles with substantially better environmental performance will probably constitute an important part in a future sustainable transport sector. READ MORE