DEVELOPMENT OF TECHNIQUES AND DATA FOR EVALUATING RIDE QUALITY. VOLUME I. SUMMARY

Ride-quality models for city buses and intercity trains are presented and discussed in terms of their ability to predict passenger comfort and ride acceptability. These models were developed using passenger response data gathered under actual field conditions. The report, first of three volumes, summarizes the results of the project.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 3, PB-282327.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Dunlap and Associates Incorporated

    One Parkland Drive
    Darien, CT  United States  06820

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142
  • Authors:
    • PEPLER, R D
    • Vallerie, L L
    • JACOBSON, I D
    • Barber, R W
    • Richards, L G
  • Publication Date: 1978-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 17 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00180804
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ED-77-1(I) Final Rpt., DOT-TSC-RSPD-77-1-I
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-TSC-1090-1
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 14 1978 12:00AM