OPTIMUM CURVATURE PRINCIPLE IN HIGHWAY ROUTING

THIS ARTICLE CONSIDERS THE PROBLEM OF DETERMINING, FROM AMONGST ALL POSSIBLE ALTERNATIVES, THE OPTIMUM ROUTE TO CONNECT TWO CITIES. THE COMPUTER-BASED OPTIMUM CURVATURE PRINCIPLE (OCP) IS DERIVED FROM THE CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS, AND ITS PRACTICAL APPLICATION TO THE CRITERION FUNCTIONS OF HIGHWAY LOCATIONS IS DISCUSSED. /RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • pp 214-235, 2 FIG, 22REF
  • Authors:
    • Howard, B E
    • Bramnick, Z
    • Shaw, J F
  • Publication Date: 1969-6

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  • Accession Number: 00203325
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Report/Paper Numbers: pp 236-241
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 27 1972 12:00AM