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Lissy Cesarina La Paix Puello

dr., Civil engineer

  • 48 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
20122019
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Dr. Ing. Lissy La Paix Puello has about 10 years of experience in transport studies. She is lecturer, assistant professor, at the Centre for Transport Studies in the University of Twente. She is Doctor by the Civil Engineering faculty of Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, with Master of Science and Civil Engineering degree.

She has worked in several national and international research projects with base in Spain and the Netherlands. Her expertise covers discrete choice models, travel behaviour,  quantitative and qualitative methods applied to accessibility, spatial analysis and urban transport planning. She has collaborated in several project proposals across Europe. She was recently granted by University of Twente with incentive funds for talent woman. She has collaborated in Transport and Mobility Laboratory (TRANSP-Or) at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and DTU-Transport at Technical University of Denmark, and as consultant in Dominican Republic and Spain. As a lecturer at University of Twente, she has coordinated (2) master courses, supervised master thesis (15) and PhD (4) dissertations. She also worked as postdoctoral research at University of Twente on the project ‘Transit Oriented Development in Randstad South wing’. Previously, she was researcher at the Centre of Transport Research TRANSyT-UPM, where she worked in national and international research projects. Dr. Lissy La Paix has presented more than 35 conference papers in high standing conferences around the world.

Lissy La Paix is expert on modelling travel behaviour. Her thesis titled “Modelling the impact of built environment, geographical scales and latent constructs on individual travel behaviour” was awarded cumlaude by the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. During her education period, she was awarded with fellowships and prizes for excellent marks. 

Spanish:

Lissy La Paix Puello es Doctora por la Escuela de Ingeniera de Caminos, Canales y Puertos de la Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), Máster en Sistemas Aeroportuarios (UPM-2007), Especialista en Transportes Terrestres (UPM-2007), Ingeniera Civil (INTEC-2004), con especialización en Administración de la Construcción (INTEC-2005). Durante los años 2005-2006 trabajó en EPSA-LABCO Ingenieros Consultores (República Dominicana). En el año 2007 trabajó en INTECSA-INARSA, Grupo SNC-Lavalin.  Durante 2008-2012 fue Investigadora el Centro de Investigación del Transporte (TRANSyT) de la Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Participó en proyectos nacionales y europeos sobre planificación del transporte, modelización, estimación de demanda y evaluación de proyectos. Desarrolló su tesis doctoral en la línea de investigación de modelos de elección discreta con variables latentes para la demanda del transporte. Ha realizado estancias de investigación en la Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL,2010) Technical University of Denmark y (DTU, 2011).

 LANGUAGES

Spanish (native); English (C2); Dutch (B2); French (B1)

https://nl.linkedin.com/in/lissy-la-paix-27300413

Education/Academic qualification

PhD

External positions

PhD candidate, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid

20082012

Civil engineer

20062007

Civil engineer

20042006

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Research Output 2012 2019

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Effects of toll road construction on local road projects in Indonesia

Andani, I. G. A., La Paix Puello, L. & Geurs, K., 11 Mar 2019, In : Journal of transport and land use. 12, 1, p. 179-199 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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File
Toll highways
road construction
Road construction
Indonesia
road

Potential uptake of adaptive transport services: An exploration of service attributes and attitudes

Morsche, W. T., La Paix Puello, L. & Geurs, K. T., 11 Sep 2019, In : Transport policy. 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Travel time
Railroad cars
public transport
travel
car use
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Toll Roads in Indonesia: Transport System, Accessibility, Spatial and Equity Impacts

Andani, I. G. A., 19 Jun 2019, Enschede: University of Twente. 171 p.

Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UTAcademic

Open Access
File
Accessibility
Equity
Indonesia
Roads
Empirical evidence
1 Downloads (Pure)
Smartphones
Netherlands
travel
habituation
evidence
1 Citation (Scopus)
16 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling route choice of Dutch cyclists using smartphone data

Bernardi, S., La Paix-puello, L. & Geurs, K., 22 Oct 2018, In : Journal of transport and land use. 11, 1, p. 883-900 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Bicycles
Smartphones
bicycle
modeling
Netherlands

Activities 2015 2017

  • 3 Publication Peer-review
  • 1 Oral presentation

Journal of choice modelling (Journal)

Lissy Cesarina La Paix Puello (Reviewer), Karst Teunis Geurs (Reviewer), Saidul Chowdhury (Reviewer)
2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication Peer-review

Journal of transport geography (Journal)

Tom Thomas (Reviewer), Lissy Cesarina La Paix Puello (Reviewer), Karst Teunis Geurs (Reviewer)
2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication Peer-review

European journal of transport and infrastructure research (Journal)

Lissy Cesarina La Paix Puello (Reviewer), Karst Teunis Geurs (Reviewer)
2015

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication Peer-review

Press / Media

Smart cities and smart data

Lissy Cesarina La Paix Puello

7/08/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment