R&D, Service & Advice

Advice and Consultancy

  • 2017: Analysis of the Royal Jordanian airline network. Commissioned by Royal Jordanian.
  • 2017: Looking into the future: Increasing the contribution of Girona Airport to the Catalan Airport System. Commissioned by Girona City Council.
  • 2017: Connectivity analysis for the Aviation Strategic Master Plan of Catalonia. Commissioned by Airports of Catalonia.
  • 2017: The impact of airport capacity constraints upon air fares in Europe. Commissioned by ACI Europe. Download.
  • 2016: Independent Review of the presentation for Korea’s New International Airport in Yeongnam. Commissioned by Dr Seock-Jin Hong.
  • 2015: Independent Review SEO Netscan, Netcost and Netscan+ Models. Commissioned by Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment.
  • 2012-2016: UK Civil Aviation Authority. On Call Economic Consultancy. Lot 3 (Comparative Analysis) and Lot 5 (Demand Forecasting & Passenger Research).
  • 2012: OECD LEED Programme (Local Economic and Employment Development). Project: Measuring the potential of green growth: Indicators of local transition to a low-carbon economy. Link

Activities and Service

  • Referee of the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).
  • Referee of R&D projects for the Spanish National Evaluation and Foresight Agency (ANEP) of the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, and the Ministry of Education.
  • Referee for: Journal of Transport Geography, Tourism Management, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, Journal of Transport Policy, Journal of Air Transport Management, Journal of Airport Management; Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning,  Revista Ingeniería, Investigación y Tecnología.
  • Editorial Board: Journal of Airline and Airport Management.
  • 2007-2013: Treasurer and Member of the Steering Committee of the Association of Professional Geographers of Catalonia.

Research Grants

  • 2010-2013: “Competitividad, crecimiento y procesos restructurales en espacios urbanos. Nuevas líneas de interpretación de la actividad económica (URBANECAT)” | Principal Investigator: Montserrat Pallares-Barbera | Financed by: Ministry of Education, Spanish Government | Identifier: CSO2010-17178
  • 2011-2012: “Ciutats emprenedores, innovació i dinàmiques territorials (CEIDT)” | Principal Investigator: Dr. Antonia Casellas | Financed by: Generalitat de Catalunya, Government of Catalonia | Identifier: 2010CTP00001
  • 2009-2013: “Geografia aplicada” | Principal Investigator: Antoni F. Tulla | Financed by: Generalitat de Catalunya – Government of Catalonia | Identifier: 2009SGR0106
  • 2009: “Seminario Internacional sobre Aeropuertos y Territorio” | Principal Investigator: Antoni F. Tulla | Financed by: Ministry of Education, Spanish Government | Identifier: CSO2008-04458-E
  • 2008: “Annual Congress of the IGU Commission on the Dynamics of Economic Spaces” | Principal Investigator: Montserrat Pallares-Barbera | Financed by: Ministry of Education, Spanish Government | Identifier: SEJ2007-30622-E
  • 2006-2009: “Factores territoriales de competitividad en las actividades de nueva economía sobre el desarrrollo local y urbano (FACTNER)” | Principal Investigator: Montserrat Pallares-Barbera | Financed by: Ministry of Education, Spanish Government | Identifier: SEJ2006-04023