Bicycles and Motorcycles

This issue contains 19 papers concerning bicycles and motorcycles. Specific topics covered are as follows: electric bicycle use and mode choice in the Netherlands; passing behavior of motorized vehicles when overtaking bicycles on urban arterial roadways; operational features in bicycle traffic flow; and drivers yielding to cyclists and unsignalized roundabouts. The issue also covers rumble strip gaps for high-speed bicycles; neighborhood characteristics that support bicycle commuting; dynamic ventilation and power output of urban bicyclists; and bicyclist behavior at traffic signals. Additional topics include the impact of pavement roughness on bicycle ride quality; design guidance for bicycle lane widths; level-of-service models for protected bike lanes; and perceptions of the economic benefits of capital bikeshare. Further topics include behavior and perceptions at intersections with turning and mixing zones on protected bike lanes; using bicycle level-of-service for decision-making; influence of bike lane buffer types on perceived comfort and safety of bicyclists and potential bicyclists; and factors affecting drivers' ability to detect motorcycles during daylight in a simulated environment. The issue also includes analysis of motorcycle incidents using naturalistic riding data; measuring the use of motorcycle helmets; and using proximity measures as safety indicators.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01596001
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780309369589
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Apr 13 2016 11:51AM