Department of Transportation and Communication Management Science

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Department of Transportation and Communication Management Science was founded in 1955 as part of the Taiwan Provincial College of Engineering. It was the first educational program to focus on transportation in Taiwan and was originally named the “Department of Transportation and Communication Management.” The Department grew steadily overtime, changing to its current name in 1974, adding an evening program in August 1976, establishing the Master’s program in August 1977 and culminating with the Doctoral program in August 1988. The Joint Entrance Examination for Taiwanese Universities listed the undergraduate program with the natural sciences when the Department was first founded. The program was later listed with the social sciences (1966), but returned to its original category in 1974 when the Department was renamed. In 1984, the Commission of Joint Entrance Examination restructured the classification of Taiwanese undergraduate programs. The natural sciences became part of a newly-formed Second Group consisting of sciences and engineering subjects. Initially, the graduate institute was named “Transportation Engineering and Management.” In light of the country's growing demand for transportation planning and its pertinent expertise, it was renamed to its current name as the “Graduate Institute of Transportation and Communication Management Science” in 1978.

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Taiwan Social Sciences
Highway systems Engineering & Materials Science
Costs Engineering & Materials Science
traffic Social Sciences
Industry Engineering & Materials Science
Travel time Engineering & Materials Science
Accidents Engineering & Materials Science
Freight transportation Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 1995 2018


Lin, D.


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Wei, C.


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Lin, D.


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Research Output 1985 2018

A multi-objective model for dial-a-ride problems with service quality and eco-efficiency

Hu, T-Y., Zheng, G. C. & Liao, T. Y., 2018 Mar 14, 2017 IEEE 20th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems, ITSC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-March. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Mathematical models

An Eco-Driving Advisory System for Continuous Signalized Intersections by Vehicular Ad Hoc Network

Lee, W-H. & Li, J. Y., 2018 Jan 1, In : Journal of Advanced Transportation. 2018, 5060481.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vehicular ad hoc networks
Cruise control
Travel time
Telecommunication traffic

Antecedents and consequences of nurses’ burnout: Leadership effectiveness and emotional intelligence as moderators

Chen, S. C. & Chen, C-F., 2018 Jan 1, In : Management Decision. 56, 4, p. 777-792 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emotional intelligence
Leadership effectiveness