ICTCT

"Don't wait for accidents to happen"

HUPFER, Christoph

CURRICULUM VITAE

Born 1963 in Wiesbaden, Germany

Qualifications

  • 1990 Dipl.-Ing. Civil Engineering, Kaiserslautern University
  • 1997 Dr.-Ing. Civil Engineering, Kaiserslautern University

Professional activities

  • 1990-1996 Research and Science Engineer at the Transportation Department of the Kaiserslautern University
  • 1994-2004 General Manager GVA – Gesellschaft für VerkehrsAnalyse mbh, Kaiserslautern (Society for Traffic Analysing Ltd.)
  • 1996-2002 General Manager conversum gmbh – consult für verkehr – stadt – umwelt (consult for transportation-, urban- and environmental planning)
  • 1996-1998 consultant Research and Science Engineer at the Transportation Department of the Kaiserslautern University
  • since 2001 professor in Transportation Planning and Technique, Karlsruhe University of applied sciences
  • 2002 – 2004 partner Hupfer+Partner
  • since 2004 partner Hupfer Ingenieure GmbH (Hupfer Engineers Ltd.)

MAIN AREAS OF INTEREST

  • traffic safety, transportation behaviour
  • image processing for traffic analysis
  • ViVAtraffic – THE videobased traffic analysis system
  • urban transport
  • roundabouts
  • capacity of road infrastructure

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • HUPFER, C. 2002, Erhebung und Visualisierung von Problemen in der Verkehrsinfrastruktur (evaluation and visualsation of problems at road infrastructure)
  • HUPFER, C.; HUWER, U. 2000, Einsatzbereiche von Angebotsstreifen (use of advisory cicle lanes)
  • HUPFER C. 1997, Computergestützte Videobildverarbeitung zur Modifizierung der Verkehrskonflikttechnik (computer aided image processing to modify traffic conflicts technique)
  • HUPFER C. 1994, VideoVerkehrsAnalyse (videobased traffic analysis)
  • HAAG M., HUPFER C. 1993, Bushaltestellen an Hauptverkehrsstraßen (bus stops at main roads)
  • HORSTMANN T., HUPFER C., TOPP H.H. 1993, Digitale Bildverarbeitung zur VerkehrsAnalyse (image processing to analyse traffic)
  • HUPFER C., HAAG M. 1992, Sicherheit zweistreifiger angebauter Hauptverkehrsstraßen mit schmalen Fahrbahnen (traffic safety of two lane main roads with narrow carriageways in built-up areas)

Publications at ICTCT workshops

1997. Lund
Deceleration to Safety Time (DST) – a useful figure to evaluate traffic safety? HUPFER, Christoph
October 27 – 28. 2011. Warsaw
Because I am your RED! ‐ Pedestrian Safety at Signalised (Streetcar) Crossings Click to download file! HUPFER, Christoph

Address:

Hupfer Ingenieure GmbH
Germany
Hauptstraße 9a
D-76889 Niederhorbach
Phone: +49 6343 988 344
Fax: +49 6343 988 345
E-mail: christoph.hupfer@hupferingenieure.de

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