Journal Publications

  1. K. Wang and G. Akar (2018) “Street Intersection Characteristics and Their Impacts on Perceived Bicycling Safety” TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH RECORD, forthcoming.
  2. Blau, M.; Akar, G.; Nasar, J. (2018). Driverless Vehicles’ Potential Influence on Bicyclist Facility Preferences,  INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORTATION, forthcoming.
  3. Park, Y.; Chen, N.; Akar, G. (2018). Who is interested in carpooling and why: The importance of Individual Characteristics, Role Preferences, and Carpool Markets. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH RECORD, forthcoming.
  4. Chen, N.; Wang, C.H.; Akar, G. (2017). Geographically Weighted Regression Approach to Investigate Spatial Variations in Activity Space. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH RECORD, (2671), 40-50. doi:10.3141/2671-05
  5. Chen, Y.J.; Akar, G. (2017). Using trip chaining and joint travel as mediating variables to explore the relationships among travel behavior, socio-demographics, and urban form. Journal of Transport and Land Use, (1), 573-588. doi:10.5198/jtlu.2017.882
  6. Chen, N.; Akar, G. (2017). How do socio-demographics and built environment affect individual accessibility based on activity space? Evidence from Greater Cleveland, Ohio. Journal of Transport and Land Use, (1), 477-503. doi:10.5198/jtlu.2016.861
  7. Chen,Na; Akar,Gulsah. (2016). Effects of neighborhood types & socio-demographics on activity space. JOURNAL OF TRANSPORT GEOGRAPHY, 54, 112-121. doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2016.05.017
  8. Akar,Gulsah; Chen,Na; Gordon,Steven,I. (2016). Influence of neighborhood types on trip distances: Spatial error models for Central Ohio. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORTATION, (3), 284-293. doi:10.1080/15568318.2014.903447
  9. Wang, C.H.; Akar, G.; Guldmann, J. (2015). Do your neighbors affect your bicycling choice? A spatial probit model for bicycling to The Ohio State University. JOURNAL OF TRANSPORT GEOGRAPHY, 42, doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2014.12.003
  10. Namgung,Mi; Akar,Gulsah. (2015). Influences of Neighborhood Characteristics and Personal Attitudes on University Commuters’ Public Transit Use. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH RECORD, 2500, 93-101. doi:10.3141/2500-11
  11. Evans-Cowley,Jennifer,S; Akar,Gulsah. (2014). StreetSeen Visual Survey Tool for Determining Factors That Make a Street Attractive for Bicycling. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH RECORD, 2468, 19-27. doi:10.3141/2468-03
  12. Namgung,Mi; Akar,Gulsah. (2014). Role of Gender and Attitudes on Public Transportation Use. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH RECORD, 2415, 136-144. doi:10.3141/2415-15
  13. Akar,Gulsah; Fischer,Nicholas; Namgung,Mi. (2013). Bicycling Choice and Gender Case Study: The Ohio State University. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORTATION, (5), 347-365. doi:10.1080/15568318.2012.673694
  14. Akar,Gulsah. (2013). Ground access to airports, case study: Port Columbus International Airport. JOURNAL OF AIR TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT, 30, 25-31. doi:10.1016/j.jairtraman.2013.04.002
  15. Akar,Gulsah; Flynn,Chris; Namgung,Mi. (2012). Travel Choices and Links to Transportation Demand Management: Case Study at Ohio State University. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH RECORD, 2319, 77-85. doi:10.3141/2319-09
  16. Akar,Gulsah; Guldmann,Jean-Michel. (2012). Another Look at Vehicle Miles Traveled Determinants of Vehicle Use in Two-Vehicle Households. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH RECORD, 2322, 110-118. doi:10.3141/2322-12
  17. G. Akar, K.J. Clifton, and S.T. Doherty (2012) “Redefining Activity Types: Who Participates in Which Leisure Activity?” Transportation Research Part A: Policy & Practice, Vol. 46, Issue 8, pp. 1194–1204. doi:10.1016/j.tra.2012.05.007
  18. G. Akar, K. J. Clifton, and S. Doherty (2011) “Discretionary Activity Location Choice: In‐Home or Out‐of‐Home?” Transportation, vol. 38, pp. 101–122. doi:10.1007/s11116-010-9293-x
  19. G. Akar, K. J. Clifton (2009) “The influence of individual perceptions and bicycle infrastructure on
    the decision to bike” Transportation Research Record (TRR) ‐ Journal of Transportation Research
    Board, Vol. 2140, pp. 165‐172. doi:10.3141/2140-18
  20. G. Akar, K. J. Clifton, and S. Doherty (2009) “How do travel attributes affect the planning time
    horizon of activities?” Transportation Research Record (TRR)- Journal of Transportation Research
    Board, Vol. 2132, pp. 33‐41. doi:10.3141/2132-04
  21. K. J. Clifton, C. Burnier and G. Akar (2009) “Severity Of Injury Resulting from Pedestrian‐Vehicle
    Crashes: What Can We Learn From Examining Built Environment?” Transportation Research‐D, Vol. 14, Issue 6, pp. 425‐43. doi:10.1016/j.trd.2009.01.001
  22. R. McCuen, G. Akar, I. Gifford, and D. Srikantaiah (2009) “A Model for Improving the Effectiveness of Advisor‐Advisee Communication: Analyses and Recommendations”, Journal of Professional
    Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, Vol. 135, No. 4, pp. 153‐160. link