Professor Eric J. Miller
B.A.Sc., M.A.Sc., Ph.D. (M.I.T.)
Bahen-Tanenbaum Professor of Civil Engineering
Telephone (Office): (416) 978-4076
Microsimulation of Urban Transportation - Land-Use Systems
Sustainability of Urban Transportation Systems
Improvements in Conventional Travel Demand Models
Recent Papers and Publications
Haider, M. and E.J. Miller, "Effects of Infrastructure and Locational Elements on Residential Real Estate Values: An Application of Autoregressive Techniques", Transportation Research Record 1722, 2000, pp. 1-8.
Roorda, M., A. Mohammadian and E.J. Miller, "Toronto Area Car Ownership Study: A Retrospective Interview and Its Applications", Transportation Research Record 1719, 2000, pp. 69-76.
Badoe, D.A. and E.J. Miller,"Transportation - Land-Use Interactions: Empirical Findings and Implications for Modeling" Transportation Research D: Transport & Environment, Vol. 5D, No. 4, 2000, pp. 235-263.
Doherty, S.T. and E.J. Miller, "Tracing the Household Activity Scheduling Process Using One-Week Computer-Based Survey", Transportation, Vol. 27, 2000, pp. 75-97.
Miller, E.J., D.S. Kriger and J.D. Hunt, "A Research and Development Program for Integrated Urban Models", Transportation Research Record 1685, 1999, pp. 169-176.
Elmi, A., D.A. Badoe, and E.J. Miller, "Transferability Analysis of Work-Trip Distribution Models", Transportation Research Record 1676, 1999, pp. 169-176.
Soberman, R.M. and E.J. Miller, "The Impacts of Full Cost Pricing on the Sustainability of Urban Transportation: Towards Canada's Kyoto Commitments", Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 26, No. 3, 1999, pp. 345-354.
Badoe, D.A. and E.J. Miller, "An Automatic Segmentation Procedure for Studying Variations in Mode Choice Behavior", Journal of Advanced Transportation, Vol. 32, No. 2, 1998, pp. 190?215.
Miller, E.J. and A. Ibrahim, "Urban Form and Vehicular Travel: Some Empirical Findings", Transportation Research Record 1617, 1998, pp. 18-27.
Miller, E.J. and P.A. Salvini, "The Integrated Land Use, Transportation, Environment (ILUTE) Microsimulation Modelling system: Description & Current Status", submitted for publication in The Leading Edge in Travel Behaviour Research, selected papers from the 9th International Association for Travel Behaviour Research Conference, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 2-5, 2000.
Doherty, S.T., E.J. Miller, K.W. Axhausen and T. Gårling, "A Conceptual Model of the Weekly Household Activity-Travel Scheduling Process", forthcoming in E. Stern, I. Salomon and P. Bovy (eds) Travel Behaviour: Patterns, Implications and Modelling, Cheltenham U.K.: Elgar Publishing Ltd.
Kriger, D.S., E.J. Miller and J.D. Hunt, "Integrated Urban Models: Improving the State-of-the-Practice", Proceedings of the 7th TRB Conference on the Application of Transportation Planning Methods, Boston, 1999, pp.210-224.
Miller, E.J., The Greater Toronto Area Travel Demand Modelling System, Version 2.0, Volume I: Model Overview, Toronto: Joint Program in Transportation, University of Toronto, January 2001, 35 pages.
Miller, E.J., The Greater Toronto Area Travel Demand Modelling System, Version 2.0, Volume III: User's Manual, Toronto: Joint Program in Transportation, University of Toronto, January 2001, 76 pages.
Hollingworth, B., A. Pushkar and E.J. Miller, Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Urban Travel: Tool for Evaluating Neighbourhood Sustainability, Research Report, Healthy Housing and Communities Series, Ottawa: Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, February 2000, 60 pages plus compact disc.
Miller, E.J. and A. Shalaby, Travel in the Greater Toronto Area: Past and Current Behaviour and Relation to Urban Form, The Neptis Foundation Study, Toronto: University of Toronto, January, 2000, 105 pages.
Soberman, R.M. and E.J. Miller, Sensitivity of Travel Forecasts to Road Pricing, final report to Natural Resources Canada, Toronto: Department of Civil Engineering, March, 1999.
Miller, E.J. Panels and Other Survey Extensions to the Transportation
Tomorrow Survey, Toronto: Joint Program in Transportation, University
of Toronto, February, 1999, 47 pages.
Miller, E.J., P. Dalton and R. Briggs, GTA Trip Generation Rates, 1986-1996,
Toronto: Joint Program in Transportation, University of Toronto, October,
1998, 26 pages.
Miller, E.J., D.S. Kriger and J.D. Hunt, Integrated Urban Models for
Simulation of Transit and Land-Use Policies, Final Report, Transit Cooperative
Research Project H-12, Toronto: University of Toronto Joint Program in
Transportation, September, 1998, 212 pages.
Miller, E.J. and P.A. Salvini, "Activity-Based Travel Behavior Modeling
in a Microsimulation Framework", invited resource paper, forthcoming
in the proceedings of the Eighth Meeting of the International Association
of Travel Behaviour Research, Austin, Tx., 1998.
Badoe, D.A. and E.J. Miller, "Modeling Mode Choice with Data from
Two Independent Cross-Sectional Surveys: An Investigation, Transportation
Planning and Technology, Vol. 21, 1998, pp. 235-261.
Miller, E.J. and P.A. Salvini, "The Integrated Land Use, Transportation,
Environment (ILUTE) Modeling System: a Framework", presented at the
77th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington,
D.C., January 12-15, 1998.
Recent Graduate Theses
Cugalj, S., "Application of the Chinese Postman Model to the Toronto
Transportation Network within GIS-Based Software", M.A.Sc. ,2001
Becarra, A., "Exploratory Review of Motorization Trends, Its Impact"
on Global Warming and Policy Recommendations for Developing Countries",
Lee, C., "A Micro-scale Simulation Model of Carbon Dioxide Emissions
from Passenger Cars Using Classification and Regression Methods",
Haider, M., "Developing Hedonic Price Indices for Freehold Properties
in the Greater Toronto Area: Application of Spatial Autoregressive Techniques",
Putra, E., "A Simulation Model of Vehicular Modal Emissions",
Pushkar, A., "Modelling Household Residential Search Processes:
Methodology and Preliminary Results of an Original Survey", M.A.Sc.,
Roorda, M., "Toronto Area Car Ownership Survey: Survey Design and
Preliminary Results", M.A.Sc., 1998
Elmi, A., "Analysis of the Temporal Transferability of Work Trip
Distribution 'Gravity Models'", M.A.Sc., 1998
Doherty, S., "The Household Activity-Travel Scheduling Process:
Computrized Survey Data Collection and the Development of a Unified Modelling
Framework", Ph.D., 1998
Salvini, P., "The Architectural Design of 'ILUTE', An Integrated
Dynamic Microsimulation Framework", M.A.Sc., 1998
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