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Eszter Kalló

M. Sc.
Chair and Institute of Highway Engineering


Building: 2130 Bauingenieurwesen

Mies-van-der-Rohe-Str. 1

52074 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80-25798
Fax Fax: +49 241 80-22141

Professional Career

03/2018 Research assistant at the Chair and Institute of Highway Engineering, Aachen

Traffic engineer, ISAC GmbH

Project management for road survey in Stolberg and for safety analysis of overhead equipment

05/2017- 08/2017

Internship: ISAC GmbH, Aachen

Evaluation of microscopic traffic data using various methods in MATLAB

02/2016- 08/2016 Internship at Utiber GmbH, Budapest
09/2015- 06/2017

Master of Science RWTH Aachen - Civil Engineering, RWTH Aachen University

Specialization: Road and Railway Engineering, Technical and Economic University Budapest

Master thesis during a semester abroad (Erasmus) at RWTH Aachen University: "Video-based derivation of macroscopic and microscopic traffic parameters"

09/2009- 2/2015

Bachelor of Science – Civil Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, Specialization: Infrastrukture,
traffic systems, Technical and Economic University Budapest

Bachelor thesis: "Design of a traffic light controlled roundabout in the junction of the expressway M0 and main road number 11. "

Reasearch Focus

  • Microscopic traffic analysis

  • Microsimulation

  • Traffic modeling

Teaching Tasks

Participation in Research Committees, Professional Associations and Federations



Research Projects

Current Research Projects

  • InTraSens - Intelligent Traffic Sensors
  • NeMo - New approaches to traffic modeling considering complex geometries and data

Past Research Projects

  • ACCorD - Corridor for New Mobility Aachen – Düsseldorf
  • DROVA - Development of a drone-based traffic analysis to optimize the use of existing infrastructure by federal highways with evaluation of the suitability for online traffic monitoring
  • FeGiS+ - Early Detection of Dangerous Areas in Traffic
  • Risk Assessments - Fundamentals for simulations-based accident risk assessments


Title Author(s)
A data-driven microscopic on-ramp model based on macroscopic network flows, 2023
Kolbe, Niklas
Berghaus, Jan Moritz
Kalló, Eszter
Herty, Michael
Oeser, Markus
[Journal Article]
Ansätze zur datengetriebenen Verkehrssicherheit als Ergänzung zu Unfalldaten
In: Straßenverkehrstechnik, 66 (5), 345-356, 2022
Berghaus, Jan Moritz (Corresponding author)
Ehlers, Jörg
Kalló, Eszter
Hoffmann, Ragna
Leich, Andreas
et al.
[Abstract, Contribution to a conference proceedings]
Project DROVA: Traffic safety analysis in temporary traffic regulations using dronevideos
In: Book of abstracts : Paving the way to safer active urban mobility: Challenges and opportunities. - 33rd ICTCT conference, 28-29 October 2021, 39-40, 2021
Kalló, Eszter
Lamberty, Serge
Fazekas, Adrian
Corridor for new mobility Aachen-Düsseldorf: Methods and concepts of the research project ACCorD, 2021
[DOI: 10.48550/ARXIV.2107.14048]
Klöker, Laurent Benedikt (Corresponding author)
Klöker, Amarin Vincent
Thomsen, Fabian
Erraji, Armin
Eckstein, Lutz
et al.
[Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings]
Categorisation of Computational Methods for the Extraction and Analysis of Vehicle Trajectory Data leading to an Increase in Road Safety
In: 2020 10th International Conference on Advanced Computer Information Technologies : ACIT ’2020 : conference proceedings : Deggendorf, Germany, Sept, 514-517, 2020
[DOI: 10.1109/ACIT49673.2020.9208921]
Lamberty, Serge (Corresponding author)
Kalló, Eszter (Corresponding author)
Berghaus, Jan Moritz (Corresponding author)
Fazekas, Adrian (Corresponding author)
Oeser, Markus (Corresponding author)
[Journal Article]
A Novel Surrogate Safety Indicator Based on Constant Initial Acceleration and Reaction Time Assumption
In: Journal of advanced transportation, 2017, 8376572, 2017
[DOI: 10.1155/2017/8376572]
Fazekas, Adrian (Corresponding author)
Hennecke, Friederike
Kalló, Eszter
Oeser, Markus