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Emeritus Professor Rod Troutbeck
Emeritus Professor
Faculty of Science,
School of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences
Discipline *
Transportation and Freight Services, Civil Engineering, Public Health and Health Services
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PhD (University of Queensland), MEngSc (The University of Melbourne), BE (The University of Melbourne)


Freight transport & logistics, Queueing systems, Road safety, Traffic congestion management, Traffic management, Traffic management & operations, Traffic operations, Transport - intelligent transport systems

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Dr Rod Troutbeck is an Emeritus Professor of QUT and an Adjunct Professor of CARRS-Q.
Until recently, Dr Troutbeck was a Professor of Civil Engineering at QUT and specialised in

  • traffic management
  • Intelligent Transport systems
  • vision
  • driving and road safety.

He was the Head of Civil Engineering at QUT between 1994 and 2004. He has been awarded a number of research projects in Australia and overseas for projects on the performance of arterial roads, freeways, roundabouts and road safety. He has worked with lawyers, psychologists, and optometrists in his research.

This information has been contributed by Emeritus Professor Rod Troutbeck.


For publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.