Profile of Miss Samira Ramezani La Sapienza, Universita' di Roma

Samira Ramezani

General research interests

I am interested in the relationship between built environment and travel behaviour, people-environment interactions (including studies related to children)and socio-cultural issues in urban planning.

PhD/Postdoctoral Research Title

An integrated assessment of factors affecting modal choice: towards a better understanding of the effects of built environment

PhD Abstract

The general aim of this study is to continue on the research interest in understanding travel behaviour in a holistic approach that considers the multitude of factors (built environment, socio-demographic and psycho-sociological factors) affecting modal choice. It explores people’s perceptions and relative importance of these factors for different trip purposes and in different spatial, economic and socio-cultural contexts.

Latest deposited documents

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Samira YAmeetingVIENNA_RegistrationForm (December 2012)

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Abstract, Samira Ramezani & Barbara Pizzo(Improving urban resilience by changing travel behaviour: 
a comprehensive review of factors affecting modal choice)
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Abstract, Samira Ramezani & Barbara Pizzo(Improving urban resilience by changing travel behaviour: a comprehensive review of factors affecting modal choice) (October 2012)

The concept of resilience has entered the realm of urbanism with different orientations. Some pay a perticular attention to urban resilience in...