Karl Dumler


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Dr.-Ing. Karl Dumler

Research Focus

  • Design of Road Infrastructure
  • Calculation of Road Traffic Noise

Teaching

  • Organization and supervision of lectures and exercises
  • Urban Infrastructure Design (wt, 2 hrs, 3 Credits)
  • Exercise "Driving Procedure in Road Traffic" (wt)
  • Exercise "Design of two-lane Rural Roads" (wt)
  • Exercise "Design of intersections without signal control and traffic circles" (wt)
  • Exercise "Design of Intersections with signal control" (wt)
  • Exercise "Road Design" (wt)
  • Exercise "Calculation of Traffic Noise Pollution" (wt)
  • Exercise "Design of Highway Segments and Grade seperated Junctions" (st)
  • Exercise "Design of Green Waves" (st)
  • Exercise "Design of Parking Facilities" (st)

Bachelor- and Master Examination

  • Organization and implementation  of the written exams:
    • Bachelor and Master of  Civil Engineering
    • Bachelor and Master of  Environmental Engineering
    • Master of Transportation Systems
    • Master of Transport & Logistics (Singapore)
  • Organization of the study research project
  • Organization of the Bachelor and Master theses:
    • Civil Engineering
    • Environmental Engineering
  • Organization of the Master theses:
    • Transportation Systems
    • Transport & Logistics (Singapore)
  • Organization and grading of the oral exams for program and guest students

Membership in Committees

  • Member of the study commission
  • Member of the audit committee for the consecutive study of Civil Engineering
  • Member of the audit committee for Master of Transportation Systems
  • Occasional member of the job-commission

Student Advisory (since 1990 until August 2015)

  • Student advisory  for the expiring diploma course of Civil Engineering
  • Student advisory  for the  bachelor course of Civil Engineering
  • Student advisory  for the  master course of Civil Engineering
  • Student advisory for  geography, economic geography, mathematics, computer science and landscape architecture students, who have traffic engineering and transport planning as minor module

Excursions (Organization and Supervision)

  • Half day and full day excursion for the major related student in the Munich Area
  • Study trip to Erfurt/Dresden (1991)
  • Study trip to Bamberg/Wiesbaden (1992)
  • Study trip to Innsbruck (1994)
  • Study trip to Berlin/Potsdam/Leipzig (1995)
  • Study trip to Saarbrücken/Wiesbaden/Hofheim (1997)
  • Study trip to Wien (1998)
  • Study trip to Basel/Zürich (1999)
  • Study trip to Karlsruhe/Saarbrücken (2000)
  • Study trip for Civil Engineer to Berlin/Niederfinow/Magdeburg (2001)
  • Study trip to Dresden (2002)
  • Study trip to Karlsruhe/Germersheim/Stuttgart/Ludwigsburg (2003)
  • Study trip to Graz (2005)
  • Study trip to Erfurt, Leipzig and Berlin (2012)
  • Study trip to Karlsruhe/Straßburg (2007)
  • Study trip to Berlin (2008)
  • Study trip to Berlin (2009)
  • Study trip to Berlin (2010)
  • Study trip to Berlin (2011)
  • Study trip to (2012)
  • Study trip to (2013)
  • Study trip (Civil Engineering) Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg (2015)

Other Activities

  • Scheduling for the Bachelor of Civil Engineering Program
  • Scheduling for the Master of Civil Engineering Program
  • Commissioner for the rooms of the department
  • Member of the committee for room planning Stammgelände

Doce et Delecta (since 2003)

  • Category "Best Exercise in Major Civil Engineering" in the study year 2004/05
    2nd for "Seminar Verkehrsanlagen"
  • Category "Best Exercise in Major Civil Engineering" in the study year 2004/05
    3rd for "Seminar Verkehrsanlagen"
  • Category "Best Exercise in Master Studies Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering" in the study year 2007/08
    2nd for "Seminar Verkehrsanlagen"
  • Category "Best Exercise in Master Studies Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering" in winter term 2008/09
    2nd for "Seminar Verkehrsanlagen"
  • Category "Best Exercise in Master Studies Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering" in summer term 2009 and winter term 2009/10
    2nd for "Seminar Verkehrsanlagen"
  • Category "Best Lecture in Master Studies Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering" in summer term 2013 and winter term 2013/14
    1st for "Entwurf von städtischen Verkehrsanlagen"
  • Category "Best Exercise in Master Studies Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering" in summer term 2014 and winter term 2014/15
    2nd for "Entwurf von städtischen Verkehrsanlagen"

Supervised Theses

  • Schmidt, Quirin: Analysis and Modelling of Potential Road Traffic Noise Reduction through Electric Vehicles in Cities. Master Thesis. Start: 11.12.2018; End: 10.6.2019. Mentoring: Celikkaya, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Roshani Kalkhoran Amirhossein: Analysis of Traffic State Definitions towards the Determination and Evaluation of Traffic Congestion Costs using Floating Car Data. Master Thesis. Start: 28.9.2018; End: 27.3.2019. Mentoring: Dr. Spangler, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Grigorenko, Denis: Current development of carpool systems (Master BI-VTP: 3 Cr). Study Project. Mentoring: Dr. Dumler.
  • Legner, Nicolas: Analysis of time gaps at a signalized intersection for different traffic user groups. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 12.1.2018; End: 11.6.2018. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Kobler, Thomas: Offset Driving on tight Freeway Lanes at Construction Sites. Master Thesis. Start: 1.2.2017; End: 30.8.2017. Mentoring: Dr. Spangler, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Alalem, Shaker: Analysis of the modal shift from road freight transportation to alternative transportation modes between Germany and the UK to improve the environmental balance. Master Thesis. Start: 1.2.2017; End: 31.7.2017. Mentoring: Geßenhardt, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Hock, Andreas: Protection against traffic noise immissions on outdoor living areas – determination of a sound field on a (partially) glassed loggia. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 26.4.2017; End: 25.9.2017. Mentoring: Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Kergl, Tobias: Evaluation of GPS based methods for determining the dynamic characteristics of traffic participants (9 Cr). Bachelor Thesis. Start: 3.4.2017; End: 1.9.2017. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Hagen Martin: Measurement of road traffic noise in urban areas: Procedures and comparison of tools. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 22.3.2017; End: 21.8.2017. Mentoring: Celikkaya, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Weinert, Jessica: Topology of access roads on light signalised intersections – German and global approaches. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 9.1.2017; End: 8.6.2017. Mentoring: Geßenhardt, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Vier, Gabriel: Investigation of the length and dissolving rate of bicycle queues at signalised intersections. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 10.11.2016; End: 31.3.2017. Mentoring: Twaddle, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Wüst, Ramona: Simulation study concerning the impact of lane width on speed-flow relationship on urban road segments. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 7.10.2016; End: 8.2.2017. Mentoring: Jakob, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Albert, Larissa: Standardised evaluation methods in the transport sector – a comparison. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 1.5.2016; End: 30.9.2016. Mentoring: Geßenhardt, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Keller, Yvonne: Methods of traffic control and traffic management in urban area. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 1.5.2016; End: 30.9.2016. Mentoring: Geßenhardt, Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Fries, Elisabeth: Subjective evaluation of computational models for sound propagation. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 15.1.2016; End: 14.6.2016. Mentoring: Dr. Dumler. Abstract.
  • Gehm, August: Modelling Bicycle Traffic using a Macroscopic Traffic Model: An Example of the City of Dachau. Master Thesis. Start: 2.11.2012; End: 15.4.2013. Mentoring: Dr. Dumler, Twaddle. Abstract.
  • Heßler, Andreas: Die Entwicklung des Verkehrswesens und dessen Bedeutung für Gesellschaft, Wirtschaft und Politik im Spiegel der Zeit. Master Thesis. Start: 3.5.2004; End: 10.11.2004. Mentoring: Dr. Dumler.
  • Wallas, Daniel: Verkehrssimulation der Individualvorfahrt des Terminal 2 am Flughafen München. Master Thesis. Start: 3.1.2003; End: 15.4.2003. Mentoring: Fornasier, Dr. Dumler.