Thesis / Dissertation

ROAD SPACE OPTIMISATION FOR MULTICLASS AND MULTIMODAL TRAFFIC NETWORKS

S ASADI BAGLOEE, undefined Prof Majid Sarvi (ed.), undefined Prof Abbas Rajabifard (ed.)

Published : 2017

Abstract

Traffic congestion has become a serious concern and hindrance to the prosperity of many societies. Among a variety of solutions two approaches are of significant importance: constructing new roads and bridges to ease traffic congestion and promoting public transport. For the latter, the aim is to provide more space in the heart of cities for public transport (buses, trams, etc) aiming to get more commuters to their destinations. Therefore, two central questions have been addressed in this research; (i) investment in the road construction: given a number of candidate projects associated with construction expenses and a limited budget, what is the best choice of projects. This is known as the ..

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