Ahmed El-Geneidy

 

Associate Professor

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)
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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.

 

Ph.D. Dissertation


The use of advanced information technology in urban public transportation systems: An evaluation of bus stop consolidation policy

 

Courses taught at McGill University


URBP 504 Planning for Active Transp. 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

URBP 536 Current Issues in Transp 1 2 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

URBP 537 Current Issues in Transp 2 2 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

URBP 538 Course not available
URBP 608 Advanced GIS Applications 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

URBP 619 Land Use and Transp. Planning 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

URBP 620 Transportation Economics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

 

Selected recent publications


2015

*Damant-Sirois, G. & El-Geneidy, A. (2015). Who cycles more? Determining cycling frequency through a segmentation approach in Montreal, Canada. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 77, 113-125.

*Diab, E., & El-Geneidy, A. (2015). The far side story: Measuring the benefits of bus stop location on transit performance. Transportation Research Record.

*Diab, E., Badami, M., & El-Geneidy, A. (2015). Bus transit service reliability and improvement strategies: Integrating the perspectives of passengers and transit agencies in North America. Transport Reviews, 23(3), 292 – 328. 

*Langlois, M., *van Lierop, D., Wasfi, R., & El-Geneidy, A. (2015). Chasing sustainability: Do newcomers in TODs adopt more sustainable modes of transportation? Transportation Research Record.

*Legrain, A., Buliung, R., & El-Geneidy, A. (2015). Who, what, when, and where: Revisiting the influences of transit mode share. Transportation Research Record.

*van Lierop, D., *Grimsrud, M., & El-Geneidy, A. (2015). Breaking into bicycle theft: Insights from Montreal, Canada. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 9(7), 490-501.  

Manaugh, K. & El-Geneidy, A. (2015). Disentangling self-selection and transit availability influences in mode choice decision making. Journal of Transport and Land Use, 8(2), 25-57.

Manaugh, K., Badami, M., & El-Geneidy, A. (2015). Integrating Social Equity into Urban Transportation Planning: A Review of Metropolitan Transportation Plans in North America. Transport Policy, 37, 167-176.

*Willis, D., *Manaugh, K., & El-Geneidy, A. (2015). Cycling under influence: Summarizing the influence of attitudes, habits, social environments and perceptions on cycling for transportation. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 9 (8), 565-579.

2014

*Alam, A., *Diab, E., El-Geneidy, A., & Hatzopoulou, M. (2014). A simulation of transit bus emissions along an urban corridor: Evaluating changes under various service improvement strategies. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 31, 189-198.

*Damant-Sirois, G., *Grimsrud, M., & El-Geneidy, A. (2014). What’s your type: A multidimensional cyclist typology. Transportation, 41(6), 1153-1169.

*Diab, E. & El-Geneidy, A. (2014). Transitory optimism: Changes in passenger perception following bus service improvement over time. Transportation Research Record, (2415), 97-106.

*Diab, E., *Wasfi, R., & El-Geneidy, A. (2014). Extraboard team sizing: An analysis of short unscheduled absences among regular transit operators. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 66, 27-38.

El-Geneidy, A., *Grimsrud, M., *Wasfi, R., *Tétreault, P., & *Surprenant-Legault, J. (2014). New evidence on walking distances to transit stops: Identifying redundancies and gaps using variable service areas. Transportation, 41(1), 193-210.

*Foth, N., Manaugh, K., & El-Geneidy, A. (2014). Determinants of mode share over time: How a changing transport system affects transit use in Toronto, Canada. Transportation Research Record, (2417), 67–77.

*Grimsrud, M., & El-Geneidy, A. (2014). Transit to eternal youth: Lifecycle and generational trends in Greater Montreal public transport mode share. Transportation, 41(1), 1-19.

*Imani, A., Eluru, N., El-Geneidy, A., Rabbat, M. & *Haq, U. (2014). How does land-use and urban form impact bicycle flows: Evidence from the bicycle-sharing system (BIXI) in Montreal. Journal of Transport Geography, 41, 306-314.

*Jacques, C. & El-Geneidy, A. (2014). Does travel behavior matter in defining urban form? A quantitative analysis characterizing distinct areas within a region. Journal of Transport and Land Use, 7(1) 1-14.

*St-Louis, E., Manaugh, K., *van Lierop, D., & El-Geneidy, A. (2014). The happy commuter: A comparison of commuter satisfaction across modes. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, 26, 160–170.

*Stewart, C. & El-Geneidy, A. (2014). All aboard at all doors: Route selection and running time savings estimation for multi-scenario all-door bus boarding. Transportation Research Record, (2316), 39-48.

 

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