RENEWAL MODEL FOR ENTERING HIGHWAY TRAFFIC FROM ON-RAMPS OF GIVEN LENGTHS

A renewal traffic model is used to study the effect of different lengths of ramps on merging efficiency. The problem of awaiting a certain time gap in a renewal process is a classical one. An extended solution is presented with an expression for expected delay on the access road.

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    Linkoeping University, Sweden

    Department of Mathematics
    S-58183 Linkoeping,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • HJORT, U
  • Publication Date: 1994

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 14 p.
  • Serial:
    • RAPPORT
    • Issue Number: 1994:3
    • Publisher: TRAFIKKONTORET I GOETEBORG
    • ISSN: 1103-1530

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00725258
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Sep 26 1996 12:00AM