Angela Carboni

Fixed-term Assistant Professor
Department of Environment, Land and Infrastructure Engineering (DIATI)

  • Member of Interdepartmental Center CARS@PoliTO - Center for Automotive Research and Sustainable Mobility


Research interests

Gender equality
Gender mainstreaming
Intermodal transport systems
Its - intelligent transport systems
Modeling and simulation
Modellazione e simulazione di sistemi di trasporto
Road transport
Smart and sustainable mobility
Traffic control
Traffic engineering
Traffic monitoring


Angela Carboni is an assistant professor in Transportation Engineering (rtd-A) from 2022 at the Department of Environmental, Land and Infrastructure Engineering of the Polytechnic of Turin on the main topic 'Climate change and transport systems: simulation of impacts and possible solutions'. She holds a Master's degree in Civil Engineering Transport Infrastructure and Systems and a PhD in Energetics from the Polytechnic University of Turin, where she was a post-doctoral research fellow in Transport until 2021. She teaches in different courses concerning transport engineering in Bachelor and Master degrees and 2nd level Specializing Master at Politecnico di Torino. She also participates in innovative teaching projects (Challenge@Polito) as a mentor. In 2023, she obtained the Learning To Teach (L2T) Certification for basic theoretical and practical skills for teaching and learning in universities ( Author of more than 30 scientific papers mainly concerning traffic micro-simulation and macro-simulation, gender balance in transport sector and mobility, Intelligent Transport Systems, road safety and freight transport. Member of the boards of SIDT (Italian Society of Transport Teachers) and AIIT (Italian Association for Traffic and Transport Engineering).


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Scientific branch

(Area 0008 - Civil engineering and architecture)

Research topics

  • Climate change and transport systems: simulation of impacts and possible solutions


ERC sectors

SH2_8 - Energy, transportation and mobility
PE7_3 - Simulation engineering and modelling


Goal 5: Gender equality
Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities
Goal 13: Climate action

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Editorial boards

  • Discover Cities (2023-), Editorial board member
  • EUROPEAN TRANSPORT (2021-), Other editorial activities
  • SUSTAINABILITY (2021-), Guest Editor of magazine or editorial series


  • TRA Transport Research Arena (14/11/2022-17/11/2022), Certified auditor
  • AIIT 3RD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE (TIS Roma 2022) (15/9/2022-16/9/2022), Certified auditor
  • AIIT 3rd "Transport Infrastructure and Systems - International Congress" (TIS ROMA 2022) (15/9/2022-16/9/2022), Program committee
  • AIIT 2nd International Congress on Transport Infrastructure and Systems in a Changing World, Certified auditor
  • AIIT International Congress on Transport Infrastructure and Systems, Certified auditor

Other research or teaching roles outside Politecnico

  • Titolare di contratto di ricerca, presso Fondazione Filippo Caracciolo


Collegi of the degree programmes


Master of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Bachelor of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati


Research fields


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