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    • Developing an Eco-Cooperative Adaptive Cruise Control System for Electric Vehicles 

      Chen, Hao; Rakha, Hesham; Bas Vicente, Javier; Cirillo, Cinzia; Zofio, Jose (2020-03)
      This study develops an Eco-Corporative Adaptive Cruise Control system (Eco-CACC) for battery electric vehicles (BEVs) in the vicinity of signalized intersections and investigates the network-level benefits of this system. ...
    • E3: EVALUATING EQUITY IN EVACUATION: A PRACTICAL TOOL AND A CASE STUDY 

      Cirillo, Cinzia; Nejad, Mohammad; Erdogan, Sevgi (2020-02)
      Natural or man-made hazards that require evacuation put already vulnerable populations in a more precarious situation. When plans and decisions about evacuation are made, access to a private car is typically assumed, and ...
    • Evaluating Equity Issues for Managed Lanes: Methods for Analysis and Empirical Results 

      Cirillo, Cinzia; Bas Vicente, Javier (2019-03)
      Transportation planning decisions can have significant and diverse equity impacts (Litman, 2002). In particular, congestion and road pricing have raised equity concerns. Notably, the toll imposed on Managed Lanes on US ...
    • Innovative Methods for Delivering Fresh Foods to Underserved Populations 

      Shin, Hyeon-Shic; Schonfeld, Paul; Lee, Young-Jae (2019-12)
      Limited access to fresh food sources--ones within reasonable distances with reliable, affordable transportation--has become a public health concern. The negative associations between a lack of fresh food consumption and ...
    • Optimization of Emergency Traffic Patrols (ETP) Operations 

      Haghani, Ali; Daneshgar, Farzad; Jeihani, Mansoureh; Ahangari, Samira; Pternea, Moschoula (2019-04)
      Effective incident management relies on many tools to lessen the overall impact of crashes, road debris, and disabled vehicles. Many urban areas have adopted freeway service patrol (FSP) programs that patrol the freeway ...
    • Optimized Development Of Urban Transportation Networks 

      Schonfeld, Paul (2019-05-30)
      This report presents improved methods for planning and scheduling interrelated improvements in transportation networks. Due to the complexity of the relevant evaluation functions, which cannot be optimized with classical ...
    • Sustainable Design of Concrete Bus Pads to Improve Mobility in Baltimore City 

      Aslan, Kadir; Shokouhian, Mehdi (2019-03-02)
      Public transit, particularly buses in Baltimore City, plays a vital role in sustainable transportation in the United States as well as providing mobility to those without cars. Bus pads are usually constructed in the street, ...