PROGRAM INPUTS AND CALIBRATION OF THE DIRECT TRAFFIC ESTIMATION METHOD

A NEW APPROACH TO TRAFFIC VOLUME ESTIMATION IS BEING DEVELOPED BY THE TRI-STATE TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION. THE DIRECT TRAFFIC ESTIMATION METHOD REQUIRES AS INPUTS A CODED HIGHWAY NETWORK AND A FILE OF TRIP ENDS PER UNIT AREA, ALL ITEMS OF DATA BEING IDENTIFIED BY X-Y COORDINATES. OUTPUT DATA AVAILABLE INCLUDE LINK VOLUMES, TURNING MOVEMENTS, AND MINIMUM COST TREES. THE GENERAL CONCEPTS OF THE METHOD ARE REVIEWED. THE INPUTS AND METHODS OF COMPUTATION ARE DESCRIBED AND THE INITIAL CALIBRATION RESULTS ARE PRESENTED. /AUTHOR/

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: pp 18-24
  • Monograph Title: Origin and destination technology
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  • Accession Number: 00227881
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:36AM