Nicolas COULOMBEL is a Ph-D in Transport Engineering at Université Paris-Est. He is a civil servant of MEEDDAT, French Ministry of Ecology, Energy and Sustainable Development.
This thesis aims to analyze and develop new methods for modelling economical markets at the regional scale, focusing on the links between economic activity, transport and location choices of economic agents (households and companies).
- assessing current land-use transport interaction models (LUTI models)
- developing an innovative housing market model for the Greater Paris area which will be integrated to a transport model