Engineering Tools and Solutions for Sustainable Transportation Planning

The main topics this book covers include: energy consumption; motorways; parking ordinances; parking organization; public transport; sustainable transportation; transport logistics; and walkability and pedestrians. The table of contents lists the chapter titles as: The Role of Engineers and Their Tools in the Transport Sector after Paradigm Change: From Assumptions and Extrapolations to Science ; Evaluation of Walkability and Pedestrian Level of Service; Cycling Related Mental Barriers in Decision Makers: The Austrian Context; Comparative Analysis of Public Transport Users’ Perception Targeting Sustainable Transportation; An Assessment Relationship between Social Exclusion and Transportation; Equidistance: Evidence of the Influence of Parking Organization on Mode Choice; Effects on Car Ownership Rates Resulting from Increased Parking Lots in Residential Areas: The Case of Gated Communities; From Regional Austrian Parking Ordinances to Sound Guidelines; Sustainable Parking Planning for Smart Growth of Metropolitan Cities; Evaluating Alternatives of Transport Network Design of a Metropolitan City Using Hierarchical Cluster Analysis: Case Study of Istanbul’s 2023 Plan Networks; A Comparison of Transport Modes in Terms of Energy Consumption; Effect of a Motorway on Development of Accidents in a Big City; Multi-Modal Assessment of Highway Performance; A Specific Issue on Sustainability of Transportation Planning in an Urban Region: Ambulance Location Problem; and Logistics for City and Regional Planning: Urban and Regional Planning Without Taking into Account the Effects of Transport Logistics.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 374p

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  • Accession Number: 01637143
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9781522521174
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 2017 4:09PM