Ralph Harfouche

Ralph Harfouche is a Research Associate and PhD candidate at the Technical University of Munich. He has worked in consulting for several years at Murex and Siemens Mobility Consulting before starting his Ph.D. at TUM. He has also been involved in numerous transport related projects covering various areas from transport planning, transport modelling, transport economics to systems engineering.

Work Experience

2018 - 2019 Research Associate
Technical University of Munich
München, Germany
2016 - 2017 Consultant
Murex Systems
Beirut, Lebanon
2014 - 2016 Analyst - Werkstudent
Siemens - Mobility Consulting
München, Germany


2018 - 2019

Ph.D. Candidate
Technical University of Munich - Chair of Transportation Systems Engineering
Thesis: Using Big Data to infer Mobility Patterns

2013 - 2016

M.Sc. Transportation Systems
Tecnical University Munich
Thesis: Leveraging transport planning for an integrated implementation of the Bus Rapid Transit System in Lebanon

2009 - 2013 B. Eng. in Civil Engineering 
Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon 

Related Projects

2018 Monitoring, Modelling and forecasting Mobility patterns: the MO3 project, funded by IGSSE
2015 Leveraging Transport Planning for an integrated implementation of the Bus Rapid Transit System in Lebanon – Master Thesis in collaboration with the World Bank
2014 Design of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) measures to cope with the extension of the BMW Innovation centre – TUM-BMW project Seminar
2013 Development of an algorithm and implementation strategy for the evacuation plan of the Greater Beirut Area – CNRS project