VALIDATION AND EVALUATION OF FREEWAY SIMULATION MODELS. FINAL REPORT

The report describes evaluation of several freeway traffic simulation models. The models were tested using data collected from California freeways. Probable explanations for the discrepancies between empirical and simulated performance measures are presented via detailed evaluation of observed freeway traffic dynamics.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Purdue University

    School of Civil Engineering, 550 Stadium Mall Drive
    West Lafeyette, IN  United States  47907

    California Department of Transportation

    1120 N Street
    Sacramento, CA  United States  95814

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Cassidy, M J
    • Han, J
  • Publication Date: 1995-8

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 143 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00720131
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA/CA/Purdue-RR-95-1
  • Contract Numbers: F91TO25, RTA51Q263
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 11 1996 12:00AM