Georgios Grigoropoulos


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M.Sc. Georgios Grigoropoulos

Research Focus

  • Modelling and Simulation of Bicyclists

Curriculum Vitae

Work experience

since 2016 Technical University of Munich
Chair of Traffic Engineering and Control
Researcher
2014 - 2015                   Technical University of Munich
Chair of Traffic Engineering and Control
Student assistant
2014 Hellenic Institute of Transport
Internship
Field of work: Evaluation and design of cooperative intelligent transportation systems (C-ITS) for the SEE-ITS and Compass4D European pilot projects

Education

2015 M.Sc. in Transportation Systems
Field of study: Intelligent transportation systems
Technical University of Munich
2012 Diploma in Surveying Engineering
Field of study: Transport infrastructure
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
 

Publications

  • Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Keler, Andreas; Kaths, Heather; Spangler, Matthias; Busch, Fritz: Using Geodata for Simulating Urban Traffic - Current Research in the Field of Traffic Engineering and Control. In: Geoinformationssysteme 2019 - Beiträge zur 6. Münchner GI-Runde. Runder Tisch GIS e.V., 2019 more…
  • Keler, Andreas; Twaddle, Heather; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Hoffmann, Silja; Busch, Fritz: Assessing the influence of visibility components in interactions between bicyclist and car drivers. Transportation Research Procedia 41, 2019, 590-592 more…
  • Keler, Andreas; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Kaths, Heather; Krämer, Klaus; Kaths, Jakob; Spangler, Matthias; Busch, Fritz: Designing maps with fictional and real road intersections for the evaluation of countdown timer displays for bicyclists. Proceedings of the ICA 2, 2019, 1-5 more…
  • Keler, Andreas; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Mussack, Dominik: Enriching complex road intersections from OSM with traffic-related behavioral information. Proceedings of the ICA 2, 2019, 1-3 more…
  • Georgios Grigoropoulos, Stefan Marco Maximilian Kazakovtsev, Heather Kaths, Klaus Krämer: Evaluation of a Traffic Signal Coordination for Bicycles in a Mixed Motor Vehicle and Public Transport Urban Network. Cycling Research Board 2019, 2019 more…
  • Heather Kaths, Georgios Grigoropoulos, Klaus Krämer: Green signal countdown timers for bicycle traffic – Results from a field study. Cycling Research Board 2019, 2019 more…
  • Keler, Andreas; Kaths, Heather; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Hosseini, Seyed Abdollah; Spangler, Matthias; Busch, Fritz: RASCH - RAdSCHnellwege: Gestaltung effizienter und sicherer Infrastruktur. Nationaler Radverkehrskongress 2019, 2019Dresden, Deutschland more…
  • Keler, Andreas; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Kaths, Heather; Spangler, Matthias; Busch, Fritz: The TUM-VT bicycle simulator-recent projects on bicycle traffic research. Annual Meeting Mobility@TUM 2018, 2018 more…
  • Grigoropoulos, Georgios.; Keler, Andreas; Kaths, Jakob; Kaths, Heather; Spangler, Matthias; Hoffmann,Silja; Busch, Fritz: Evaluation of the Traffic Efficiency of Bicycle Highways: A Microscopic Traffic Simulation Study. hEART2018, 20187th symposium arranged by European Association for Research in Transportation (hEART) more…
  • Keler, Andreas; Twaddle, Heather; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Hoffmann, Silja; Busch, Fritz: Assessing the influence of visibility components in interactions between bicyclist and car drivers. mobil.TUM 2018, 2018 more…
  • Keler, Andreas; Kaths, Jakob; Twaddle, Heather; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Hoffmann, Silja; Busch, Fritz: Der Fahrradsimulator des Lehrstuhls für Verkehrstechnik an der Technischen Universität München (TUM) – aktuelle Simulatorstudien in Projekten der Fahrradverkehrsforschung. IF2: Innovationsforum 2, Photogrammetrie - Fernerkundung - Geoinformatik - Kartographie – 2018 (PFGK’18), 2018 more…
  • Keler, Andreas; Kaths, Jakob; Chucholowski, Frederic; Chucholowski, Maximilian; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Spangler, Matthias; Kaths, Heather; Busch, Fritz: A bicycle simulator for experiencing microscopic traffic flow simulation in urban environments. ​The 21st IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC'18), 2018 more…
  • Grigoropoulos, G.; Twaddle, H.; Spangler, M.; Hagenbring, M.; Düsterwald, M.: Evaluierung der dynamischen Grünen Welle für Radfahrer - Sitraffic SiBike - in Marburg. Straßenverkehrstechnik, 2018, 268-274 more…
  • Keler, Andreas; Kaths, Jakob; Chucholowski, Frederic; Chucholowski, Maximilian; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Spangler, Matthias; Kaths, Heather; Busch, Fritz: A bicycle simulator for experiencing microscopic traffic flow simulation in urban environments. 2018 21st International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC), IEEE, 2018 more…
  • Twaddle, Heather; Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Busch, Fritz: Integration of an external bicycle model in SUMO. SUMO 2016 – Traffic, Mobility, and Logistics Proceedings, 2016, 93-102 more…
  • Grigoropoulos, Georgios; Twaddle, Heather; Busch, Fritz.: Introducing Bicycle Dynamics in Microscopic Traffic Simulation. hEART2016, 20165th symposium arranged by European Association for Research in Transportation (hEART) more…
  • Twaddle, Heather; Grigoropoulos, Georgios: Modeling the speed, acceleration and deceleration of bicyclists for microscopic simulation. Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting, 2016 more…

Supervised Theses

  • Tocheva, Violektka: Implementation and evaluation of automated driving functions in microscopic traffic simulation. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 5.9.2019; End: 4.2.2020. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Dr. Keler. Abstract.
  • Malcolm, Patrick: Analysis of Bicyclist Communication Patterns Using a Simulator Environment for AV Applications. Master Thesis. Start: 17.6.2019; End: 16.12.2019. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Dr. Keler. Abstract.
  • Rampalli, Shyam: Using data extracts from an electric bicycle fleet for defining mobility hotspots and evaluating operational quality. Master Thesis. Start: 24.10.2018; End: 23.4.2019. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Schmiedlau, Florian: Using bicycle trip counter information for understanding the spatiotemporal bicycle flow distribution at selected urban locations. Master Thesis. Start: 16.8.2018; End: 15.2.2019. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Taray, Aylin: Identification and evaluation of communication strategies of cyclists in urban areas through empirical studies. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 8.1.2019; End: 7.6.2019. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Dr. Keler. Abstract.
  • Ruf, Mara: Optimization of the design and process of an existing bicycle simulator study using test subjects for the evaluation of countdown timer displays. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 1.12.2018; End: 31.5.2019. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Schmid-Querg, Jonas: Literature review of estimating bikeability in urban regions. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 1.11.2018; End: 31.3.2019. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Rosenfeld, Oliver: Traffic Data Collection for the Microscopic Traffic Simulation of a Bicycle Highway (Master BI-VTP: 3 Cr). Study Project. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Dr. Keler.
  • Speth, Carolin: Analysis of the explicit communication behavior of bicycle traffic based on video data. Study Project. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Dr. Keler.
  • Ruf, Constanze: Implementation of special traffic control strategies in microscopic traffic simulation (SUMO) for bicycle traffic. Study Project. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Dr. Keler.
  • Aziz, Md Tariq: Comparing two different traffic simulation environments for simulating urban bicycle highway traffic – the case of SUMO and PTV VISSIM. Master Thesis. Start: 20.6.2018; End: 19.12.2018. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Beiersdorf, Stefanie: Application and Evaluation of Countdown Timers for Bicycle Traffic in a Simulator Environment. Master Thesis. Start: 9.3.2018; End: 19.10.2018. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Hosseini, Seyed Abdollah: Development of a traffic control strategy for urban bicycle highways. Master Thesis. Start: 1.4.2018; End: 12.10.2018. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Dr. Keler. Abstract.
  • Sadid, Hashmatullah: Integration of public transport prioritization and bicycle signal coordination in traffic signal control. Master Thesis. Start: 6.9.2017; End: 29.3.2018. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Papapanagiotou. Abstract.
  • Köhler, Olivia: Traffic related Information via Virtual Signs. Master Thesis. Start: 1.8.2017; End: 31.1.2018. Mentoring: Dr. Spangler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Mussack, Dominik: Enriching and extending OpenStreetMap data extracts with traffic-related behavioral information. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 22.6.2018; End: 21.11.2018. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Nies, Veronika: Literature review on the interaction between autonomous vehicles and vulnerable road users in urban environments. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 21.4.2018; End: 12.9.2018. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Best, Benjamin: Routing strategies of bicyclists at complex urban road intersections without traffic lights. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 3.4.2018; End: 2.9.2018. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • 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.
  • Mencucci, Lynn: Literature review and exemplary implementation of traffic control strategies for bicycle traffic at bicycle highways. Study Project. Mentoring: Dr. Keler, Grigoropoulos.
  • Kazakovtsev, Stefan: Design and Evaluation of Signal Coordination for Bicyclists within the Framework of Different Traffic Control Policies. Master Thesis. Start: 3.5.2017; End: 2.11.2017. Mentoring: Dr. Twaddle, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Hertle, Christof: Design and evaluation of a Green Wave for bicyclists in microscopic traffic simulation. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 13.4.2017; End: 12.9.2017. Mentoring: Twaddle, Grigoropoulos. 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.
  • Riedmaier, Michael: Literature Review of Evaluation Methodologies for Bicycle Facilities. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 22.12.2016; End: 31.3.2017. Mentoring: Twaddle, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Köhler, Olivia: Development of fundamental diagrams for urban motorised traffic in Munich (Master EE-15 Cr). Study Project. Mentoring: Geßenhardt, Grigoropoulos.
  • Diamantaki, Olympia: Development and evaluation of traffic management strategies in the event of road blockage. Master Thesis. Start: 23.5.2016; End: 22.11.2016. Mentoring: Dr. Hoffmann, Grigoropoulos. Abstract.
  • Schanen, Tom: Implementation and Evaluation of a Green Wave for Bicycles Using Microscopic Traffic Simulation Tools. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 11.4.2016; End: 10.9.2016. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Papapanagiotou. Abstract.
  • Arman, Hilal: Literature Review for the Analysis and Evaluation of the effects of countdown timers on traffic. Bachelor Thesis. Start: 23.3.2016; End: 22.8.2016. Mentoring: Grigoropoulos, Twaddle. Abstract.