MSc PhD BME
Lecturer in Traffic Systems Management and Control
C37 - Newtown Campus
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia
Peter Hidas joined the Department of Transport Engineering, University of New South Wales, in 1990; until 2005 he lectured in highway and traffic engineering courses both on undergraduate and postgraduate levels. His main research interests are transport modelling and microscopic simulation. While still holding a visiting appointment and continuing lecturing at UNSW, Peter joined the Transport Data Centre, NSW Ministry of Transport in 2005 as manager, transport model application. In this position Peter is supervising the running of the Sydney Strategic Travel Model. He is also involved in developing more detailed traffic models using microsimulation, integrated with the STM. At ITLS Peter will be teaching the unit of study - Traffic Systems Management and Control.