Areas of expertise
- Aviation Management & Operations
Dr Thomas Budd is a Senior Lecturer in Airport Planning and Management in the Centre for Air Transport Management at Cranfield University, UK, and Course Director for the Airport Planning and Management MSc programme. His main areas of expertise include airport strategic management, environmental planning and policy, airport surface access, and climate change adaptation and resilience, where he has had his work widely published. Thomas joined Cranfield in August 2014 having previously conducted his PhD research at Loughborough University, and held a research fellowship in the Centre for Transport Research at the University of Aberdeen.
Articles In Journals
- Doctor F, Budd T, Williams PD, Prescott M & Iqbal R (2022) Modelling the effect of electric aircraft on airport operations and infrastructure, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 177 (April) Article No. 121553.
- Halpern N, Mwesiumo D, Suau-Sanchez P, Budd T & Brathen S (2021) Ready for digital transformation? The effect of organisational readiness, innovation, airport size and ownership on digital change at airports, Journal of Air Transport Management, 90 (January) Article No. 101949.
- Budd T, Suau-Sanchez P, Halpern N, Mwesiumo D & Bråthen (2021) An assessment of air passenger confidence a year into the COVID-19 crisis: A segmentation analysis of passengers in Norway, Journal of Transport Geography, 96 (October) Article No. 103204.
- Mwesiumo D, Halpern N, Budd T, Suau-Sanchez P & Bråthen S (2021) An exploratory and confirmatory composite analysis of a scale for measuring privacy concerns, Journal of Business Research, 136 (November) 63-75.
- Halpern N, Budd T, Suau-Sanchez P, Bråthen S & Mwesiumo D (2021) Conceptualising airport digital maturity and dimensions of technological and organisational transformation, Journal of Airport Management, 15 (2) 182-203.
- Halpern N, Mwesiumo D, Budd T, Suau-Sanchez P & Bråthen S. (2021) Segmentation of passenger preferences for using digital technologies at airports in Norway, Journal of Air Transport Management, 91 (March) Article No. 102005.
- Budd T (2019) ‘The end of liberalization?- selected papers from the 4th European Aviation Conference, (EAC), UK, 2015, Journal of Air Transport Management, 74 (January) 20-21.
- Cottrill C, Gault P, Yeboah G, Nelson J, Anable J & Budd T (2017) Tweeting Transit: an examination of social media strategies for transport information management during a large event, Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, 77 (April) 421-432.
- Budd T & Suau-Sanchez P (2016) Assessing the fuel burn and CO2 impacts of the introduction of next generation aircraft: A study of a major European low-cost carrier, Research in Transportation Business and Management, 21 (December) 68-75.
- Budd T (2016) An exploratory examination of additional ground access trips generated by airport ‘meeter-greeters’, Journal of Air Transport Management, 53 (June) 242-251.
- Morton C, Budd T, Harrison G & Mattioli G. (2016) Exploring the expectations of transport professionals concerning the future automobility system: Visions, challenges, and transitions, International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 11 (7) 493-506.
- Budd L, Ison S & Budd T (2016) Improving the environmental performance of airport surface access in the UK: The role of public transport, Research in Transportation Economics, 59 185-195.
- Budd L, Ison S & Budd T (2015) Developing air cargo operations at regional airports, Proceedings of the ICE - Transport, 168 (2) 124-131.
- Budd T, Budd L & Ison S (2015) Environmentally sustainable practices at UK airports, Proceedings of the ICE - Transport, 168 (2) 116-123.
- Budd T, Ryley T & Ison S (2014) Airport ground access and private car use: a segmentation analysis, Journal of Transport Geography, 36 (April) 106-115.
- Budd L, Ison S & Budd T (2013) An empirical examination of the growing phenomenon of off-site residential car parking provision: the situation at UK airports, Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 54 (August) 26-34.
- Budd L, Budd T & Jefferson J (2012) The importance of collaborative dialogue in the aircraft noise debate: examples of flightpath changes at UK airports, Journal of Airport Management, 7 (1) 71-87.
- Budd T, Ison S & Ryley T (2011) Airport surface access in the UK: A management perspective, Research in Transportation Business and Management, 1 (1) 109-117.
- Budd T, Ison S & Ryley T (2011) Airport surface access management: Issues and policies, Journal of Airport Management, 6 (1) 80-97.
- Budd T (2020) Environmental impacts and mitigation. In: Air Transport Management: An International Perspective, Routledge, p. 311-328, ed. 2.
- Budd T, Intini M & Volta N (2019) Environmentally sustainable air transport: a focus on airline productivity. In: Sustainable Aviation: Greening the Flight Path, Palgrave Macmillan, p. 55-77.
- Budd T (2019) The role of airport surface access in the passenger journey. In: Air Transport: A Tourism Perspective, Elsevier, p. 165-174.
- Budd T & Mayer R (2017) Air cargo. In: The Routledge Handbook of Transport Economics, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, UK: Routledge, p. 385-403.