Publications

Journal articles

Aono, S. and A. Bigazzi, “Industry Stakeholder Perspectives on the Adoption of Electric Bicycles in British Columbia.” Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2673, No. 5, pp. 1-11, 2019.

Mohamed, A., and A. Bigazzi, “Speed and road grade dynamics of urban trips on electric and conventional bicycles.” Transportmetrica B: Transportmetrica B: Transport Dynamics, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 1467-1480, 2019.

Bigazzi, A., and R. Lindsey, “A utility-based bicycle speed choice model with time and energy factors.” Transportation, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 995-1009, 2019.

Bigazzi, A., “Comparison of marginal and average emission factors for passenger transportation modes.” Applied Energy, Vol. 242, pp. 1460-1466, 2019.

El Masri, O. and A. Bigazzi, “Road grade estimates for bicycle travel analysis on a street network.” Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, Vol. 104, pp. 158-171, 2019.

Mohammed, H., A. Bigazzi, and T. Sayed, “Characterization of bicycle following and overtaking maneuvers on cycling paths.” Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, Vol. 98, pp. 135-151, 2019.

Bigazzi, A. and S. Gehrke, “Joint Consideration of Energy Expenditure, Air Quality, and Safety by Cyclists.” Transportation Research Part F: Psychology and Behaviour, Vol. 58, pp. 652-664, 2018.

Tengattini, S., A. Bigazzi, and F. Rupi, “Appearance and behaviour: Are cyclist physical attributes reflective of their preferences and habits?” Travel Behaviour and Society, Vol. 13, pp. 36-43, 2018.

Ngo, V., L. Frank, and A. Bigazzi, “Effects of New Urban Greenways on Transportation Energy Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions: A Longitudinal Study from Vancouver, Canada.” Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, Vol. 62, pp. 715-725, 2018.

Tengattini, S., and A. Bigazzi, “Physical characteristics and resistance parameters of typical urban cyclists.” Journal of Sports Sciences, Vol. 36, No. 20, pp. 2383-2391, 2018.

Mohamed, A. and A. Bigazzi, “Generation of ‘Biking Schedules’ for Bicycle Travel Analysis.” Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2672, No. 36, pp. 83-91, 2018.

Tengattini, S., and A. Bigazzi, “Validation of an Outdoor Coast-Down Test to Measure Bicycle Resistance Parameters.” Journal of Transportation Engineering, Part A: Systems, Vol. 144, No. 7, pp. 1-10, 2018.

Bigazzi, A. and A. Mohamed, “Motivation and Implementation of Traffic Management Strategies to Reduce Motor Vehicle Emissions in Canadian Cities.” Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 45, pp. 241-247, 2018.

Tengattini, S., and A. Bigazzi, “Context-Sensitive, First-Principles Approach to Bicycle Speed Estimation” IET Intelligent Transport Systems, Vol. 11, No. 7, pp. 411-416, 2017.

Bigazzi, A., and M. Rouleau, “Can Traffic Management Strategies Improve Urban Air Quality? A Review of the Evidence” Journal of Transport & Health, Vol. 7, Part B, pp. 111-124, 2017.

Abbott, N., and A. Bigazzi, “Utilizing Shared Parking to Mitigate Imbalanced Supply in a Dense Urban Neighborhood: Case Study in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada”, Transportation Research Record, No. 2651, pp. 92-100, 2017.

Broach, J. and A. Bigazzi, “Existence and Use of Low-Pollution Route Options for Observed Bicycling Trips“, Transportation Research Record, No. 2662, pp. 152-159, 2017.

Bigazzi, A., Determination of active travel speed for minimum air pollution inhalation, International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, vol. 11, pp. 221-229, 2017.

Osama, A., T. Sayed and A. Bigazzi, “Models for estimating zone-level bike kilometers traveled using bike network, land use, and road facility variables.” Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Planning, Vol. 96, pp. 14-28, 2017.

Bigazzi, A., J. Broach and J. Dill, Bicycle route preference and pollution inhalation dose: Comparing exposure and distance trade-offs, Journal of Transport & Health, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 107-113, 2016.

Bigazzi, A., M. Figliozzi, W. Luo and J. Pankow, “Breath biomarkers to measure uptake of Volatile Organic Compounds by bicyclists.” Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 50, No. 10, pp. 5357-5363, 2016.

Refereed conference papers

Berjisian, E. and A. Bigazzi, “Extraction and investigation of bicycle cruising speeds from GPS data using time-series clustering.” 98th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C., January 13-17 2019.

Smith, C. and A. Bigazzi, “Utilization of Secure Bicycle Parking Rooms in Multi-Unit Residential Buildings.” 98th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C., January 13-17 2019.

Hossamaldin, M., T. Sayed, and A. Bigazzi, “Toward agent-based microsimulation of cyclist following behavior: Estimation of reward function parameters using inverse reinforcement learning.” 98th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C., January 13-17 2019.

El Masri, O. and A. Bigazzi, “Truck Travel and Emissions Reductions from New Communication Technology in Urban Aboriculture.” 97th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C., January 7-11 2018.

Puscar, F., T. Sayed, A. Bigazzi and M. Zaki, “Multimodal Assessment of an Urban Intersection by Video Analysis of Bicycle, Pedestrian, and Motor Vehicle Traffic Conflicts and Violations.” 97th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C., January 7-11 2018.

Tengattini, S., and A. Bigazzi, “A Field Bicycle Coast-Down Test to Measure Resistance Parameters.” 96th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C., January 8-12 2017.

Conference presentations

Hassanpour, A., A. Bigazzi and D. MacKenzie, “Can web data be harvested to help cities understand the impacts of private bikeshare systems?”, Velo-City 2019 Conference, Dublin, Ireland, June 25-28, 2019.

Gkekas, F., A. Bigazzi, and G. Gill, “Perceived conflicts and experienced incidents between cyclists and pedestrians in a high-volume non-motorized shared space”, Velo-City 2019 Conference, Dublin, Ireland, June 25-28, 2019.

Bigazzi, A., “Understanding New Vehicle Dynamics: Developing Range Standards for Electric Bicycles.” Canadian Transportation Research Forum, Vancouver, May 26-29, 2019.

Berjisian, E. and A. Bigazzi, “Trip Identification For Smartphone-based Cycling GPS Data.” Canadian Transportation Research Forum, Vancouver, May 26-29, 2019.

Hassanpour, A. and A. Bigazzi, “Mining web data to help cities understand the impacts of Transportation Network Companies.” Canadian Transportation Research Forum, Vancouver, May 26-29, 2019.

Gill, G., A. Bigazzi, and F. Gkekas, “How Do Perceived Safety And Experienced Incidents Influence Route Choice For Cyclists?” Canadian Transportation Research Forum, Vancouver, May 26-29, 2019.

Mohammed, H., A. Bigazzi, and T. Sayed, “Learning a Random Walk Model for Unconstrained Bicycle Trajectories Generation in Following Interactions.” Canadian Transportation Research Forum, Vancouver, May 26-29, 2019.

Bigazzi, A. and S. Tengattini, “Roadies, Commuters and Cruisers: Characterising and Connecting the Physical Attributes and Travel Behaviour of Real-World Urban Cyclists.” Institute of Transportation Engineers Quad Conference, Portland, Oregon, May 6-9, 2018.

Gkekas, F. and A. Bigazzi, “Conflicts and Collisions between Pedestrians and Cyclists: Case Study of the University of British Columbia Vancouver Campus.” International Co-operation on Theories and Concepts in Traffic Safety (ICTCT) 11th Extra Workshop, Vancouver, Canada, March 8-9 2018.

Aono, S. and A. Bigazzi, “Diverse Stakeholder Perspectives on the Safety Impacts and Appropriate Regulation of Electric Bicycles.” International Co-operation on Theories and Concepts in Traffic Safety (ICTCT) 11th Extra Workshop, Vancouver, Canada, March 8-9 2018.

Bigazzi, A. and S. Gehrke, “Distinct effects of traffic on cycling behaviour: Considerations of safety and air quality in route decisions.” International Co-operation on Theories and Concepts in Traffic Safety (ICTCT) 11th Extra Workshop, Vancouver, Canada, March 8-9 2018.

Bigazzi, A. and O. El Masri, “Does Traffic Management Really Reduce Emissions and Improve Air Quality?” Institute of Transportation Engineers Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, July 31, 2017.

Smith, C. “Bicycle Storage in Multifamily Housing.” American Planning Association National Conference, New York, New York, May 6-9, 2017.

Bigazzi, A. “Air pollution and active travelers: a closer look at breathing” Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board Standing Committee on Transportation and Air Quality, Washington D.C., January 2017.

Bigazzi, A. “Toward a utility-based bicycle travel speed choice model.” Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning 56th Annual Conference, Portland, Oregon, November 3-6, 2016.

Bigazzi, A. and J. Broach, “Comparing bicycle travel behavior with pollution exposure risk.” Transportation Planning and Air Quality Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, August 4-5, 2016.

Reports

Bigazzi, A., M. Winters, G. Gill, and K. Hosford, “Perceptions of Comfort and Safety for Non-Motorized Road User Interactions in Vancouver”, Prepared for City of Vancouver, July 2019.

Berjisian, E. and A. Bigazzi, “Summarizing the Impacts of Electric Bicycle Adoption on Vehicle Travel, Emissions, and Physical Activity” University of British Columbia, July 2019.

Aono, S., A. Bigazzi and E. Berjisian, “Development of an Electric Bicycle Incentive Program for Victoria.” Prepared for City of Victoria, February 2019.

Aono, S. and A. Bigazzi, “British Columbia Electric Bicycle (E-Bike) Market Review.” University of British Columbia, May 2018.

Aono, S. and A. Bigazzi, “E-Bike Incentive Programs: Case Studies & Program Options.” Prepared for City of Victoria, April 2018.

El Masri, O. and A. Bigazzi, “Travel between Classes at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver: A Study of Walking Distances on a Large Campus.” Prepared for University of British Columbia Campus + Community Planning, December 2017.

Smith, C. “Making Spaces: Bicycle Storage in Multi-Unit Residential Buildings on the University of British Columbia Campus.” August 2017.