Dr. Grainne Gordon

School of Science, Engineering and Environment

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Contact Details

Current positions

Lecturer in Civil Engineering in Transport Engineering

Areas of research

Statistical analysis of levels of UK cycling over time

Areas of supervision

Cycling, Walking, Air pollution from transport



I currently teach on the MSC Transport Engineering and Planning with a focus on the Engineering side. I also teach final year Civil Engineering undergraduates.

My areas of teaching are:

  • Cycling infrastructure
  • Highway design
  • Environmental impact of traffic noise
  • Link and junction design
  • Roundabout design using ARCADY (Junctions 9)
  • Traffic signal design including Linsig
  • Road Safety
  • Traffic calming and street design

Research interests

Research interests

  • Statistical analysis of levels of UK cycling over time
  • Cycling infrastructure
  • Impact of pollution from traffic
  • Integrated public transport systems
  • Walking infrastructure
  • Hierarchy of transport needs

Qualifications and Memberships