Dr David McArthur

  • Senior Lecturer (Urban Studies)

Biography

David McArthur is Senior Lecturer in Transport Studies and Associate Director of the Urban Big Data Centre. He has a background in regional science with an interest in transportation, active travel and using new forms data to analyse urban problems.


Research interests

  • Active travel
  • The use of new and novel forms of data in urban analysis
  • Big data
  • Modelling the wider impacts of transportation infrastructure
  • Accessibility analysis

Publications

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Jump to: 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010
Number of items: 32.

2019

Anejionu, O. C.D., Thakuriah, P. (V.), McHugh, A., Sun, Y. , Mcarthur, D. , Mason, P. and Walpole, R. (2019) Spatial urban data system: a cloud-enabled big data infrastructure for social and economic urban analytics. Future Generation Computer Systems, 98, pp. 456-473. (doi:10.1016/j.future.2019.03.052)

Hong, J. , McArthur, D. P. and Livingston, M. (2019) Can accessing the Internet while travelling encourage commuters to use public transport regardless of their attitude? Sustainability, 11(12), 3281. (doi:10.3390/su11123281)

Hong, J. , Mcarthur, D. P. and Livingston, M. (2019) The evaluation of large cycling infrastructure investments in Glasgow using crowdsourced cycle data. Transportation, (doi:10.1007/s11116-019-09988-4) (Early Online Publication)

McArthur, D. P. and Hong, J. (2019) Visualising where commuting cyclists travel using crowdsourced data. Journal of Transport Geography, 74, pp. 233-241. (doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2018.11.018)

2018

Hong, J. , Sila-Nowicka, K. and McArthur, D. P. (2018) Is the popularity of social networking services beneficial for public health? Focusing on active travel and BMI. Journal of Transport and Health, 11, pp. 183-192. (doi:10.1016/j.jth.2018.09.003)

Hong, J. , McArthur, D. and Livingston, M. (2018) The Use of Crowd-sourced Cycling Data for Cycling Analyses (Strava). Shaping Cities Through Urban Analytics, Glasgow, UK, 28 Nov 2018. (Unpublished)

Wang, Y. and McArthur, D. (2018) Enhancing data privacy with semantic trajectories: a raster-based framework for GPS stop/move management. Transactions in GIS, 22(4), pp. 975-990. (doi:10.1111/tgis.12334)

2017

Hong, J. and Mcarthur, D. P. (2017) How does Internet usage influence young travellers' choices? Journal of Planning Education and Research, (doi:10.1177/0739456X17736811) (Early Online Publication)

Wang, Y. and Mcarthur, D. (2017) Understanding Urban Mobility Using Crowdsourced GPS Data. Workshop on Data Processing and Analytics of Smartphone and GPS Data, Tartu, Estonia, 11-12 Sep 2017.

Hong, J. , Livingston, M. , Mcarthur, D. and Kirstie, E. (2017) Exploring the Relationship Between Strava Cyclists and All Cyclists. RSS 2017 Annual Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 04-07 Sep 2017. (Unpublished)

Hong, J. and Mcarthur, D. (2017) Might Using the Internet While Travelling Affect Car Ownership Plans of Millennials? RSS 2017 Annual Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 04-07 Sep 2017. (Unpublished)

Wang, Y. and Mcarthur, D. P. (2017) Detecting Stops from GPS Trajectories: A Comparison of Different GPS Indicators for Raster Sampling Methods. GeoComputation 2017, Leeds, UK, 04-07 Sep 2017.

Wang, Y. and McArthur, D. P. (2017) Linking Smartphone GPS Data with Transport Planning: A Framework of Data Aggregation and Anonymization for a Journey Planning App. GISRUK 2017, Manchester, UK, 18-21 Apr 2017.

Mcarthur, D. and Wang, Y. (2017) Understanding Urban Mobility Using Crowdsourced GPS Data. Big Data in Transportation Research Symposium, Oslo, Norway, 15 Jun 2017.

2016

Mcarthur, D. P. , Osland, L., Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2016) Rural depopulation, labour market accessibility and housing prices. In: Geurs, K. T., Patuelli, R. and Dentinho, T. P. (eds.) Accessibility, Equity and Efficiency: Challenges for Transport and Public Services. Series: NECTAR series on transportation and communications networks research. Edward Elgar Publishing: Cheltenham, pp. 55-80. ISBN 9781784717889 (doi:10.4337/9781784717896.00011)

2015

Hagen, T. P., Mcarthur, D. P. and Tjerbo, T. (2015) Resultatevaluering av Omsorgsplan 2015: Kommunenes drifts- og investeringsbeslutninger. Working Paper. Health Economics Research Network at the University of Oslo, Oslo.

2014

Gjestland, A., McArthur, D. P. , Osland, L. and Thorsen, I. (2014) The suitability of hedonic models for cost-benefit analysis: evidence from commuting flows. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 61, pp. 136-151. (doi:10.1016/j.tra.2014.01.006)

McArthur, D. P. , Gregersen, F. A. and Hagen, T. P. (2014) Modelling the cost of providing ambulance services. Journal of Transport Geography, 34, pp. 175-184. (doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2013.12.004)

McArthur, D. P. , Encheva, S. and Thorsen, I. (2014) Predicting with a small amount of data: an application of fuzzy reasoning to regional disparities. Journal of Economic Studies, 41(1), pp. 12-28. (doi:10.1108/JES-06-2012-0077)

McArthur, D. P. , Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2014) Employment, transport infrastructure, and rural depopulation: a new spatial equilibrium model. Environment and Planning A, 46(7), pp. 1652-1665. (doi:10.1068/a46120)

Mcarthur, D. P. , Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2014) Transport networks and accessibility: complex spatial interactions. In: Condeço-Melhorado, A., Reggiani, A. and Gutiérrez, J. (eds.) Accessibility and Spatial Interaction. Series: NECTAR series on transportation and communications networks research. Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, UK, pp. 38-61. ISBN 9781782540724

2013

McArthur, D. P. , Tjerbo, T. and Hagen, T. P. (2013) The role of young users in determining long term care expenditure in Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 41(5), pp. 486-491. (doi:10.1177/1403494813482839)

McArthur, D. P. and Osland, L. (2013) Ships in a city harbour: an economic valuation of atmospheric emissions. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and the Environment, 21, pp. 47-52. (doi:10.1016/j.trd.2013.02.004)

McArthur, D. P. , Kleppe, G., Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2013) The impact of monetary costs on commuting flows. Papers in Regional Science, 92(1), pp. 69-86. (doi:10.1111/j.1435-5957.2011.00405.x)

2012

McArthur, D. P. , Encheva, S. and Thorsen, I. (2012) Exploring the determinants of regional unemployment disparities in small data sets. International Regional Science Review, 35(4), pp. 442-463. (doi:10.1177/0160017612439415)

McArthur, D.P. , Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2012) Labour market effects in assessing the costs and benefits of road pricing. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 46(2), pp. 310-321. (doi:10.1016/j.tra.2011.10.001)

Gjestland, A., McArthur, D. P. , Osland, L. and Thorsen, I. (2012) A bridge over troubled waters: valuing accessibility effects of a new bridge. In: Geurs, K. T., Krizek, K. J. and Reggiani, A. (eds.) Accessibility Analysis and Transport Planning: Challenges for Europe and North America. Series: NECTAR series on transportation and communications networks research. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd.: Cheltenham, pp. 173-192. ISBN 9781781000106

McArthur, D. P. , Osland, L. and Thorsen, I. (2012) Spatial transferability of hedonic house price function. Regional Studies, 46(5), pp. 597-610. (doi:10.1080/00343404.2010.521147)

2011

McArthur, D. P. , Kleppe, G., Thorsen, I. and Jan, U. (2011) The spatial transferability of parameters in a gravity model of commuting flows. Journal of Transport Geography, 19(4), pp. 596-605. (doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2010.06.014)

Oltedal, H.A. and McArthur, D.P. (2011) Reporting Practices in Merchant Shipping, and the Identification of Influencing Factors. Safety Science, 49(2), pp. 331-338. (doi:10.1016/j.ssci.2010.09.011)

2010

McArthur, D. , Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2010) A micro-simulation approach to modelling spatial unemployment disparities. Growth and Change, 41(3), pp. 374-402. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-2257.2010.00530.x)

Riddington, G., McArthur, D. , Harrison, T. and Gibson, H. (2010) Assessing the economic impact of wind farms on tourism in Scotland: GIS, surveys and policy outcomes. International Journal of Tourism Research, 12(3), pp. 237-252. (doi:10.1002/jtr.750)

This list was generated on Mon Nov 18 00:58:44 2019 GMT.
Number of items: 32.

Articles

Anejionu, O. C.D., Thakuriah, P. (V.), McHugh, A., Sun, Y. , Mcarthur, D. , Mason, P. and Walpole, R. (2019) Spatial urban data system: a cloud-enabled big data infrastructure for social and economic urban analytics. Future Generation Computer Systems, 98, pp. 456-473. (doi:10.1016/j.future.2019.03.052)

Hong, J. , McArthur, D. P. and Livingston, M. (2019) Can accessing the Internet while travelling encourage commuters to use public transport regardless of their attitude? Sustainability, 11(12), 3281. (doi:10.3390/su11123281)

Hong, J. , Mcarthur, D. P. and Livingston, M. (2019) The evaluation of large cycling infrastructure investments in Glasgow using crowdsourced cycle data. Transportation, (doi:10.1007/s11116-019-09988-4) (Early Online Publication)

McArthur, D. P. and Hong, J. (2019) Visualising where commuting cyclists travel using crowdsourced data. Journal of Transport Geography, 74, pp. 233-241. (doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2018.11.018)

Hong, J. , Sila-Nowicka, K. and McArthur, D. P. (2018) Is the popularity of social networking services beneficial for public health? Focusing on active travel and BMI. Journal of Transport and Health, 11, pp. 183-192. (doi:10.1016/j.jth.2018.09.003)

Wang, Y. and McArthur, D. (2018) Enhancing data privacy with semantic trajectories: a raster-based framework for GPS stop/move management. Transactions in GIS, 22(4), pp. 975-990. (doi:10.1111/tgis.12334)

Hong, J. and Mcarthur, D. P. (2017) How does Internet usage influence young travellers' choices? Journal of Planning Education and Research, (doi:10.1177/0739456X17736811) (Early Online Publication)

Gjestland, A., McArthur, D. P. , Osland, L. and Thorsen, I. (2014) The suitability of hedonic models for cost-benefit analysis: evidence from commuting flows. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 61, pp. 136-151. (doi:10.1016/j.tra.2014.01.006)

McArthur, D. P. , Gregersen, F. A. and Hagen, T. P. (2014) Modelling the cost of providing ambulance services. Journal of Transport Geography, 34, pp. 175-184. (doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2013.12.004)

McArthur, D. P. , Encheva, S. and Thorsen, I. (2014) Predicting with a small amount of data: an application of fuzzy reasoning to regional disparities. Journal of Economic Studies, 41(1), pp. 12-28. (doi:10.1108/JES-06-2012-0077)

McArthur, D. P. , Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2014) Employment, transport infrastructure, and rural depopulation: a new spatial equilibrium model. Environment and Planning A, 46(7), pp. 1652-1665. (doi:10.1068/a46120)

McArthur, D. P. , Tjerbo, T. and Hagen, T. P. (2013) The role of young users in determining long term care expenditure in Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 41(5), pp. 486-491. (doi:10.1177/1403494813482839)

McArthur, D. P. and Osland, L. (2013) Ships in a city harbour: an economic valuation of atmospheric emissions. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and the Environment, 21, pp. 47-52. (doi:10.1016/j.trd.2013.02.004)

McArthur, D. P. , Kleppe, G., Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2013) The impact of monetary costs on commuting flows. Papers in Regional Science, 92(1), pp. 69-86. (doi:10.1111/j.1435-5957.2011.00405.x)

McArthur, D. P. , Encheva, S. and Thorsen, I. (2012) Exploring the determinants of regional unemployment disparities in small data sets. International Regional Science Review, 35(4), pp. 442-463. (doi:10.1177/0160017612439415)

McArthur, D.P. , Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2012) Labour market effects in assessing the costs and benefits of road pricing. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 46(2), pp. 310-321. (doi:10.1016/j.tra.2011.10.001)

McArthur, D. P. , Osland, L. and Thorsen, I. (2012) Spatial transferability of hedonic house price function. Regional Studies, 46(5), pp. 597-610. (doi:10.1080/00343404.2010.521147)

McArthur, D. P. , Kleppe, G., Thorsen, I. and Jan, U. (2011) The spatial transferability of parameters in a gravity model of commuting flows. Journal of Transport Geography, 19(4), pp. 596-605. (doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2010.06.014)

Oltedal, H.A. and McArthur, D.P. (2011) Reporting Practices in Merchant Shipping, and the Identification of Influencing Factors. Safety Science, 49(2), pp. 331-338. (doi:10.1016/j.ssci.2010.09.011)

McArthur, D. , Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2010) A micro-simulation approach to modelling spatial unemployment disparities. Growth and Change, 41(3), pp. 374-402. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-2257.2010.00530.x)

Riddington, G., McArthur, D. , Harrison, T. and Gibson, H. (2010) Assessing the economic impact of wind farms on tourism in Scotland: GIS, surveys and policy outcomes. International Journal of Tourism Research, 12(3), pp. 237-252. (doi:10.1002/jtr.750)

Book Sections

Mcarthur, D. P. , Osland, L., Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2016) Rural depopulation, labour market accessibility and housing prices. In: Geurs, K. T., Patuelli, R. and Dentinho, T. P. (eds.) Accessibility, Equity and Efficiency: Challenges for Transport and Public Services. Series: NECTAR series on transportation and communications networks research. Edward Elgar Publishing: Cheltenham, pp. 55-80. ISBN 9781784717889 (doi:10.4337/9781784717896.00011)

Mcarthur, D. P. , Thorsen, I. and Ubøe, J. (2014) Transport networks and accessibility: complex spatial interactions. In: Condeço-Melhorado, A., Reggiani, A. and Gutiérrez, J. (eds.) Accessibility and Spatial Interaction. Series: NECTAR series on transportation and communications networks research. Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, UK, pp. 38-61. ISBN 9781782540724

Gjestland, A., McArthur, D. P. , Osland, L. and Thorsen, I. (2012) A bridge over troubled waters: valuing accessibility effects of a new bridge. In: Geurs, K. T., Krizek, K. J. and Reggiani, A. (eds.) Accessibility Analysis and Transport Planning: Challenges for Europe and North America. Series: NECTAR series on transportation and communications networks research. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd.: Cheltenham, pp. 173-192. ISBN 9781781000106

Research Reports or Papers

Hagen, T. P., Mcarthur, D. P. and Tjerbo, T. (2015) Resultatevaluering av Omsorgsplan 2015: Kommunenes drifts- og investeringsbeslutninger. Working Paper. Health Economics Research Network at the University of Oslo, Oslo.

Conference or Workshop Item

Hong, J. , McArthur, D. and Livingston, M. (2018) The Use of Crowd-sourced Cycling Data for Cycling Analyses (Strava). Shaping Cities Through Urban Analytics, Glasgow, UK, 28 Nov 2018. (Unpublished)

Wang, Y. and Mcarthur, D. (2017) Understanding Urban Mobility Using Crowdsourced GPS Data. Workshop on Data Processing and Analytics of Smartphone and GPS Data, Tartu, Estonia, 11-12 Sep 2017.

Hong, J. , Livingston, M. , Mcarthur, D. and Kirstie, E. (2017) Exploring the Relationship Between Strava Cyclists and All Cyclists. RSS 2017 Annual Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 04-07 Sep 2017. (Unpublished)

Hong, J. and Mcarthur, D. (2017) Might Using the Internet While Travelling Affect Car Ownership Plans of Millennials? RSS 2017 Annual Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 04-07 Sep 2017. (Unpublished)

Wang, Y. and Mcarthur, D. P. (2017) Detecting Stops from GPS Trajectories: A Comparison of Different GPS Indicators for Raster Sampling Methods. GeoComputation 2017, Leeds, UK, 04-07 Sep 2017.

Wang, Y. and McArthur, D. P. (2017) Linking Smartphone GPS Data with Transport Planning: A Framework of Data Aggregation and Anonymization for a Journey Planning App. GISRUK 2017, Manchester, UK, 18-21 Apr 2017.

Mcarthur, D. and Wang, Y. (2017) Understanding Urban Mobility Using Crowdsourced GPS Data. Big Data in Transportation Research Symposium, Oslo, Norway, 15 Jun 2017.

This list was generated on Mon Nov 18 00:58:44 2019 GMT.

Grants

Current grants:

  • Urban Big Data Centre Phase II (Co-I - ESRC)

Previous grants: 

  • Catch!: Citizens at the City’s Heart (PI - Innovate UK)

Supervision

PhD Students:

 


Teaching

  • Quantitative Data Analysis (Semester 1 and Semester 2) (Convenor)
  • Transport Planning Lab (Convenor) 
  • Transport Studies
  • Transport Planning Methods
  • Introduction to the Fundamentals of Transport Studies