Ph.D., Portland State University
M.Arch., Alexandria University (Egypt)
B.Sc., Alexandria University (Egypt)
Office: Macdonald-Harrington Building, Room 401
Tel. 514/ 398 8741
Fax 514/ 398 8376
ahmed [dot] elgeneidy [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)
Professional and research interests
Measurements of accessibility; land-use and transportation planning; applications of GIS in land-use and transportation planning; public transit planning and operations; intelligent transportation systems; nonmotorized travel modes and behaviour (bicycle and pedestrian); effects of transportation infrastructure on travel behaviour and land value.
The use of advanced information technology in urban public transportation systems: An evaluation of bus stop consolidation policy
Selected recent publications
*Larsen, J., Patterson, Z., & El-Geneidy, A. (2013). Build it. But where? The use of geographic information systems in identifying locations for new cycling infrastructure. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 7(4), 299-317.
*de Lorimier, A., & El-Geneidy, A. (2013). Understanding the factors affecting vehicle usage and availability in carsharing networks: A case study of Communauto carsharing system from Montréal, Canada. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 7(1), 35–51.
*Mathez, A., *Manaugh, K., *Chakour, V., El-Geneidy, A. & Hatzopoulou, M. (2013). How can we alter our carbon footprint? Estimating GHG emissions based on travel survey information. Transportation, 40(1), 131-149.
*Bachand-Marleau, J., Lee, B., & El-Geneidy, A. (2012). Towards a better understanding of the factors influencing the likelihood of using shared bicycle systems and frequency of use. Transportation Research Record, (2314), 66-71.
*Diab, E. & El-Geneidy, A. (2012). Understanding the impacts of a combination of service improvement strategies on bus running time and passenger’s perception. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 46(3), 614-625.
Eluru, N., *Chakour, V., & El-Geneidy, A. (2012). Travel Mode Choice and Transit Route Choice Behavior in Montreal: Insights from McGill University Members Commute Patterns. Public Transport: Planning and Operations, 4(2), 129–149.
*Manaugh, K., & El-Geneidy, A. (2012). What makes travel “local”: Defining and understanding local travel behavior. Journal of Transport and Land use,5(3), 15-27.
*Robson, J., Ayad, H., *Wasfi, R., & El-Geneidy, A. (2012). Spatial disintegration and arable land security in Egypt: A study of small- and moderate-sized urban areas. Habitat International, 36(2), 253-260.
* Denotes a Graduate Student