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Transportation Systems Analysis
Studied is the transportation sector of the economy from a technology and policy planning perspective. The focus is on the methodologies and analytical tools that underpin policy formulation, capital and operations planning, and real-time operational decision making within the transportation industry. Case studies of innovative concepts such as "value" pricing, real-time fleet management and control, GPS-based route guidance systems, automated transit systems and autonomous vehicles will provide a practical focus for the methodologies. Class project in lieu of final exam focused on major issue in Transportation Systems Analysis.
Sample reading list:
Oppenheim, N., Urban Travel Demand Modeling
Papacostas, C.S. & Prevedouros, Transportation Engineering and Planning
Problem sets, chapters of final report documenting findings of the class project.
Mid Term Exam - 30%
Design Project - 30%
Problem set(s) - 30%
Other (See Instructor) - 10%
Not Open to Freshmen.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
ORF 245 or permission of instructor..
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