Eric J. Miller

Selected Professional Appointments

Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto
Director, University of Toronto Transportation Research Institute
Research Director, Data Management Group, University of Toronto
Research Director, Travel Modelling Group, University of Toronto

EJM-CollegeSt-04_Oct2014Eric J. Miller is Past Chair of the U.S. Transportation Research Board (TRB) Committee on Travel Behavior and Values, Member Emeritus of the TRB Transportation Demand Forecasting Committee and Past Chair of the International Association for Travel Behaviour Research.  He served on the US National Academy of Sciences Committee for Determination of the State of the Practice in Metropolitan Area Travel Forecasting.  He has chaired or been a member of numerous travel demand modelling peer review panels throughout North America.  He is the recipient of the 2009 Wilbur S. Smith Distinguished Educator Award from the Institute of Transportation Engineers and the inaugural winner of the University of British Columbia Margolese National Design for Living Award (2012).  He is the developer of GTAModel, a “best practice” regional travel demand modeling system used by municipalities in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) to forecast travel demand; TASHA, a state-of-the-art activity-based microsimulation travel demand model; and ILUTE, an integrated land use-transportation model system for the GTA.

Specialty Focus Areas

Microsimulation modelling methods; analysis of transportation-land use interactions; development and applications of disaggregate travel choice models; transportation energy/emissions modelling; analysis of transit demand and operations.

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