• Transportation Management
  • Traffic Engineering & Control
  • Traffic Safety
  • Sustainable Transportation
  • Intelligent Transport Systems
  • Albert, G., Mahalel, D. ‘Congestion Tolls and Parking Fees: A Comparison of the Potential Effect on Travel Behavior’, Transport Policy, vol 13 2006 496-502.
  • Irit Talmor and David Mahalel . ‘Signal Design for an Isolated Intersection During Congestion’, Journal of the Operational Research Society (2007) 58, 454-466
  • Factor Roni, Mahalel David, Yair Gad, ‘The Social Accident, The influence of Social and Cultural Characteristics on Motor Vehicle Accidents’ , Accident Analysis and Prevention 39 (2007) 914-921
  • Factor Roni, Mahalel David, Yair Gad, ‘Inter-Group Differences in Road-Traffic Crash Involvement’, Accident Analysis and Prevention, Vol 40, Issue 6, 2008.
  • Fishbain, I. Ideses, D. Mahalel, L. Yaroslavsky, ‘Real-Time Vision-Based Traffic Flow Measurements and Incident Detection’, Proc. Real-time Image and Video Processing / Electronic Imaging 2009, SPIE Vol. 7244, San-Jose, CA, USA, 18-22 January 2009.
  • Factor Roni, Mahalel David, Yair Gad, ‘Who by Accident? The Social Morphology of Car Accidents’ Risk Analysis Article first published online: 4 AUG 2010
  • J. Haddad, B. De Schutter, D. Mahalel, and P.O. Gutman, ‘Optimal steady-state control for isolated traffic intersections,’IEEE Transactions on Automatic Conttrol, Vol. 55, NO. 11, November, 2010


1972  B.A.,   Statistics & Economics, Hebrew University,  Haifa Branch

1976  M.Sc., Operation Research, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

1979  D.Sc.,  Faculty of Civil Engineering, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology



1990 present     Associate Professor, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

1983-1990         Senior Lecturer, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

1980-1983         Lecturer, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

1976-1979         Instructor, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

2000                 Honorary Visiting Academic,  Middlesex University, London

1987-1988         Visiting Professor, University of Lowell, Lowell, MA.

1979-1980         Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Civil Engineering, Imperial College, London

Student’s Name Graduation Year Degree     ResearchName
Elena Bluminov 2010 MSc Feasibility of Computerized Monitoring System for Flow and Risk Measurement on the Intersection
Jack Haddad 2010 PhD Optimal Control for Isolated Signalized Intersections
Barak Fishbain 2008 PhD Real Time Methods for Restoration, Enhancement and Analysis of Videos with Applications in Intelligent Transportation Systems
Maa’moon Badran 2008 MSc Evaluation of Temporary Traffic Control in Day Light Work Zone
Eylam Gofer 2008 PhD Inducing Control to Network Congestion Games
Ron Factor 2008 PhD The Influence of Social Characteristics on Drivers Involvement in Traffic Accidents
Mowafak Wattad 2007 MSc Travel Demand Conditioned by Travel Time and Toll
Moua’taz Keilani 2006 MSc Evaluation of Traffic Flow Characteristics Based on Traffic Data Collected by Probe Vehicle Equipped with GPS
Jack Haddad 2006 MSc A Model for Estimating Traffic Performance of Paired Signalised Intersections
Shua’a Zuabi 2005 MSc Evaluation Based on Detectors of Traffic Quality in Urban Streets