University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest (UPB) is the largest technical university of Romania and leader in the academic scientific research of Romania, being the only Romanian university positioned in the “A” (highest) category of all ranking domains. With more than 180 years of existence, UPB represents one of the fundamental and prestigious institutions of Romanian higher education, being the main source for the technical specialists of Romania.
UPBs staff includes experts for many research areas: transport and intelligent transport systems, telematics and electronics for transports, computer science, information technology, automated systems, higher education and training etc.
Role in the project
UPB will be responsible of the development of open software tools for solutions to transport poverty. UPB will be also responsible of the local case study in Romania and of the assessment of barriers and transferability of mobility solutions in Eastern Europe.