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Torkel Bjørnskau
Institute of Transport Economics
Norway

Torkel Bjørnskau has more than 30 years of experience in traffic and transport safety research and has been involved in numerous national and international research projects. His doctoral dissertation from 1994 was on the application of game theoretical models to study road user interaction, which he also has used to study cyclists interactions with other road users. Since 2007, Torkel has been the chief research officer responsible for the programs ‘Risk research across modes’, ‘Transport Safety’ and recently ‘Behaviour and transport’—in all of them having cycling behaviour and safety as the key elements.