INVESTIGATION OF TRAFFIC DYNAMICS BY AERIAL PHOTOGRAMMETRY TECHNIQUES

THE OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY AND A SUMMARY OF THE CONTENTS OF THE REPORT ARE PRESENTED. A DESCRIPTION IS PROVIDED OF A NEW REDUCTION SYSTEM CAPABLE OF EXTRACTING DATA FROM AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS AND CONVERTING IT TO A READILY USABLE FORM FOR THE COMPUTER. AN INVESTIGATION IS SUMMARIZED OF THE CHARACTERISTICS OF THE TRAFFIC STREAM IN THE VICINITY OF A TRAFFIC BOTTLENECK. A DETAILED INVESTIGATION IS GIVEN OF THE POTENTIAL OF TRAFFIC ENERGY AS A MEASURE OF THE CHARACTERISTICS OF A TRAFFIC STREAM. THE PROGRESS, MADE TO DATE, IN A PILOT STUDY AIMED AT APPLYING THE AERIAL SURVEY TECHNIQUE TO SOLVE PRACTICAL PROBLEMS OF HIGHWAY DESIGN AND OPERATION IS PRESENTED. /FHWA/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Ohio State University, Columbus

    190 North Oval Drive
    Columbus, OH  United States  43210

    Ohio Department of Highways

    Columbus, OH  United States  43210

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Treiterer, J
    • Clear, D
    • Howarth, D
    • Lee, Jong Jae
    • Myers, John J
  • Publication Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00227019
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Ees-278-3
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 18 1970 12:00AM