A bi-objective model for the integrated frequency-timetabling problem

The urban transport planning process has four basic activities: network design, timetable construction, vehicle scheduling and crew scheduling. In this work the authors focus on the urban bus timetable construction problem which has two sub-activities: bus frequency calculation and bus departures setting. Typically, these sub-activities are done sequentially, which has some drawbacks: to overcome these drawback the authors propose to integrate both these sub-activities. The authors take into consideration: multiple planning periods, synchronizations events (a synchronization occurs when two buses from different routes arrive to a node within a time window), fixed and variable operations costs and uncertain demand in each period.


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  • Accession Number: 01533556
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9781845647780
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 10 2014 7:58AM