Emmanouil (Manos) Chaniotakis

Emmanouil (Manos) Chaniotakis is a Lecturer in Transport Modelling and Machine Learning at University College London (UCL) and an affiliated researcher at the Technical University of Munich.

His research focuses on modelling and simulation of transportation systems, demand modeling, and machine learning in Transportation. He has been involved in various European and national projects and his research has been published in many journals, including Elsevier’s Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice and Transportation Research Part B: Methodological.


Manos has authored publications in the field of transportation modelling based on choice modelling, transportation in disaster management and social media within transportation.

Full List of Publications


Selected Publications
  • Chaniotakis, Emmanouil; Antoniou, Constantinos; Pereira, Francisco: Mapping Social Media for Transportation Studies. IEEE Intelligent Systems 31 (6), 2016, 64-70 mehr…
  • Chaniotakis, Emmanouil; Pel, Adam J.: Drivers’ parking location choice under uncertain parking availability and search times: A stated preference experiment. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice 82, 2015, 228-239 mehr…

Work Experience

Oct 2016 - Oct 2019 Research Associate 
Technical University of Munich 
Arciststraße 21, D-80333, München, Germany.
Sep 2014 - Sep 2016 Research Associate 
Center for Research and Technology Hellas –Hellenic Institute of Transport 
Address: 6 th km Charilaou–Thermi Rd., 57001 Thermi, Thessaloniki, Greece.
Apr 2013 - Feb 2014 Graduating Intern 
Van Mourik Broekmanweg 6 2628 XE Delft, Netherlands
Oct 2012 - Nov 2012 Student Assistant 
TU Delft 
Stevinweg 1 2628 CN Delft, Netherlands


Sep 2016 - Oct 2019 Ph.D. Candidate
Technical University of Munich (TUM)
Subject: Big Data Analysis in Transportation,
Jun 2015 - Sep 2016 Ph.D. Candidate
National Technical University of Athens Greece (NTUA)
Subject: Social Media and Transportation, 
Advisors: Antoniou C., Pel A.J., Pereira F.C. 
Sep 2011 - Feb 2014 Master of Science in Transport Infrastructure & Logistics
Delft University of Technology (TU Delft)
Specialization: Design: Transportation Systems and Networks, 
Thesis: "Parking Behavioural & Assignment Modelling" 
Sep 2005 - Mar 2011 Diploma in Rural & Surveying Engineering
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh)
Specialization: Transportation & Hydraulics engineering, 
Thesis: "Trip characteristics investigation of Auth users -Development of a mobility plan"


Awards and Scholarship

Mar 2016            Scholarship for the Discrete Choice Analysis workshop, 
École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
Mar 2016     Grant for the Research Data Alliance 7th plenary meeting, 
Research Data Alliance
Jun 2015  Grant for Short Term Scientific Mission, University of Gävle, Gävle Sweden, 
EU COST TU1305, Social Networks and Transportation
Mar 2015 Grant for Short Term Scientific Mission, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon Portugal
EU COST TU1209, Transportation Equity Analysis


Reviewing Activities


  • Accident Analysis and Prevention
  • Expert Systems With Applications
  • Transportation Research Part A
  • Transportation Research Part C
  • Transport
  • The Open Transportation Journal


  • hEART 2017
  • IEEE MT-ITS 2017
  • IEEE IV 2015
  • TRISTAN 2016