Department of the Built Environment

Urban Planning and Transportation

Urban Planning and Transportation concerns decision about the best location and distribution of urban land use, which is strongly connected to the transportation systems. The quality of plans and policies depends on the impact it has on economic, social, environmental, psychological and societal aspects. The focus of the research of the group is on developing models and integrating these into decision support systems for urban planning design and policy decisions.

Meet some of our Researchers


Research project: TERTS

TERTS stimuleert duurzaam energiegebruik in de tertiaire sector door innovatieve energietechnieken te demonstreren en door KMO/MKB’s te begeleiden. Lokale besturen krijgen een centrale rol in de energietransitie van hun horeca, detailhandelaars en kleine zelfstandigen.

Research project: SCRIPTS

The Smart Cities Responsive Intelligent Public Transport Systems (SCRIPTS) research project focuses on finding new innovative solutions to meet the demand for transport,while at the same time reducing the negative effects of traffic and transport has always been central to research in the area of traffic and transport.



  • Visiting address

    Groene Loper 6
  • Postal address

    Depatment of the Built Environment
    P.O. Box 513
    5600 MB Eindhoven