Sunday, February 28, 2016

[DMANET] Call for paper for the Special Issue in the Journal: Transportation Research Part B on "Green urban transportation"

Call for paper for the Special Issue in the Journal:
Transportation Research Part B on
"Green urban transportation"

Scope of topics and interest

Transportation sector is a major source of emissions, including greenhouse gases. It is important to promote green transportation in urban areas to provide a better living environment without affecting the mobility of goods and people. This special issue focuses on methodologies to model and deal with recent green transportation problems in urban areas, ranging from system modeling, planning, design, control, and management. The topics include, but not limited to, the following:
*autonomous vehicle
*bicycle and vehicle sharing
*electric vehicle
*public transport and paratransit
*walking and cycling

Manuscript Submission

All submissions should be submitted via the Transportation Research Part B online submission system. When you submit your paper to the special issue, please choose article type "SI: Green Urban Transportation". For author guidelines, please visit the Journal home page to learn more

Important dates

Submission window opens on: 22 February 2016
First submission deadline: June 30, 2016
Notification of first decision: October 15, 2016
First revision submission deadline: January 1, 2017
Notification of revised decision: April 15, 2017
Second revision submission deadline: August 30, 2017
Final manuscripts deadline: November 15, 2017
Planned publication: Late 2017

Guest Editors

W.Y. Szeto, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (
Anthony Chen, Utah State University, USA (

Best regards,
Dr. Wai Yuen  SZETO
Deputy Director, Institute of Transport Studies The University of Hong Kong
Phone: (852) 28578552
Fax: (852) 25595337
Office: RM 622, Haking Wong Building.
Mail address: Rm 618, Haking Wong Building, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
Call for papers:
Editor, Transportmetrica B
Area Editor, Networks and Spatial Economics Associate Editor, Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems Associate Editor, Transportmetrica A Associate Editor, Travel Behaviour and Society

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