TECHNICAL PAPERS. 1975 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PERSONAL RAPID TRANSIT. VOLUMES I AND II

The following papers are contained in these two volumes: Role of New Technology in Urban Transportation: An Historical Perspective, A. Kornhauser and L.B. Wilson; Research and Development in the Field of Urban Transportation in the Federal Republic or Germany from the Viewpoint of the Government, H. Zemlin; Public Transportation Service Quality - Some Program Alternatives, L.A. Goldmuntz; The Morgantown PRT Alternatives Analysis Study: An Application of an Evaluation Technique, D.R. Miller; Practical Solutions for the Financing and Construction of P.R.T. Systems, R. MacDonald; Guideway Transit for Southern California: A Policy Analysis, J.R. Lawson et al; The Development of a Model for Analysis of the Cost Effectiveness of Alternative Transit Systems, J.E. Anderson; A Scenario-Specific Methodology for the Evaluation of Personal Rapid Transit Alternatives and Network Designs, S.C. Iverson; A Rationale for Automated Personal and Group Transit Development, R.K. Lay; Performance Limits of Automated Steering Controllers, S.E. Shladover; An Analysis of Merge Control for the Automated Transportation System, M. Sakasita; Analysis and Simulation of Automated Vehicle Stations, R.E. Johnson et al; Automated Guideway Ground Transportation Network Simulation, C. Toye; Normal and Emergency Control of Automated Vehicles at Short Headways, in Particular the Development, Testing and Dynamic Simulation of the Cabin Taxi System, R. Hesse; The Influence of the Size and Number of Vehicles on the Performance and Service Quality of Group Rapid Transit Systems, G. Bahm; An Evaluation of Group Rapid Transit, B.M. Ford et al; Development and Evaluation of Service Policies for Medium Headway Automated Rapid Transit Systems, K. Thangavelu; Operation Issues in Small Vehicle Automated Guideway Systems, P.A. Anderson and J.H. Pejsa; Vehicle Management on Large PRT Networks, J.H. Irving et al; Systems Management Analysis of Large AGT Networks, M.S. Ross and A.D. Melgaard; PRT in the Land-Use Environment: The Implied Changes, A. Kornhauser and C.E. Philip; Using New Transit Technology to Shape Suburban Growth, J.M. Lutin; The Psychological Impact of Personal Rapid Transit, P.B. Everett; The Place of "Autotram" in a Modern British Transportation Planning Mechanism, C.J. Longley; Application of Computer-Drawn Motion Pictures for Demonstration of Urban Transportation Concepts, E.S. Joline and J.C. Hayward; Visual and Environmental Effects of Minitram Guideways, W. Russell; The Design of Elevated Guideways and Stations for Minitram in Sheffield, M. Bayer and W. Grimwade; Operating the Ford Act System in a Snow and Ice Environment, B.K. Barrowcliff; Cost and Performance Relationships for Rubber Tired Automated System Design, J. Putukian; The Cost Aspects of Elevated Guideway Design, E. Prestegaard; The History of Minitram in Sheffield, W.T. Bordass; Design and Application of the Siemens/Duwag - H-Bahm, F. Frederich; Cabinentaxi: Technical Level, Market Situation and Targets, K. Becker; CVS (Computer-Controlled Vehicle Systems), T. Ishi et al; Crashworthiness and Crash Survivability for Personal Rapid Transit Vehicles, W.L. Garrard et al; Review of Automobile Crashworthiness Experiments with Respect to PRT Systems, P.M. Miller and N.E. Shoemaker; Safety Estimates for Urban Transit Systems, D. Morag and T.J. McGean; Safety and Reliability of Automated Urban Transportation Systems, K. Heinrich; Some Reliability, Dependability and Safety Considerations for High-Capacity PRT Systems, C.L. Olson et al; Service Dependability Evaluation and Design Considerations for Automated Transit Systems, A.F. Ems et al; and Network Dynamics in a Large Personal Rapid Transit System Failure, R.M. Wade.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Conference was held September 16-19, 1975, Denver, Colorado.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

    Continuing Education and Extension Service
    Minneapolis, MN  United States  55455

    University of Colorado, Denver

    Center for Urban Transportation Studies, 1100 14th Street
    Denver, CO  United States  80202
  • Publication Date: 1975-9

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  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 938 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00130654
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 29 1982 12:00AM