Transportation Engineering

Transportation Engineering : Theory, Practice and Modeling

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Transportation Engineering: Theory, Practice and Modeling is a guide for integrating multi-modal transportation networks and assessing their potential cost and impact on society and the environment. Clear and rigorous in its coverage, the authors begin with an exposition of theory related to traffic engineering and control, transportation planning, and an evaluation of transportation alternatives that is followed by models and methods for predicting travel and freight transportation demand, analyzing existing and planning new transportation networks, and developing traffic control tactics and strategies. Written by an author team with over thirty years of experience in both research and teaching, the book incorporates both theory and practice to facilitate greener solutions.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 900 pages
  • 191 x 235 x 45.21mm | 2,420g
  • Butterworth-Heinemann Inc
  • Woburn, United States
  • English
  • 0128038187
  • 9780128038185
  • 1,771,964

Table of contents

1. Introduction 2. Transportation Systems 3. Traffic and Transportation Analysis Techniques 4. Traffic Flow Theory 5. Capacity and Level of Service 6. Traffic Control 7. Public Transportation Systems 8. Transportation Demand Analysis 9. Freight Transportation and Logistics 10. Transport Economics 11. Transportation, Environment, and Society
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About Milan Janic

Ph.D., Professor, University of Belgrade; Serbia, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech, U.S.A. Ph.D. , Senior Researcher in Transport and Modelling, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
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