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  1. Transport Systems and Processes

    Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation

    Edited by Adam Weintrit, Tomasz Neumann

    The TransNav 2011 Symposium held at the Gdynia Maritime University, Poland in June 2011 has brought together a wide range of participants from all over the world. The program has offered a variety of contributions, allowing to look at many aspects of the navigational safety...

    Published June 6th 2011 by CRC Press

  2. Handbook of Driving Simulation for Engineering, Medicine, and Psychology

    Edited by Donald L. Fisher, Matthew Rizzo, Jeffrey Caird, John D. Lee

    Effective use of driving simulators requires considerable technical and methodological skill along with considerable background knowledge. Acquiring the requisite knowledge and skills can be extraordinarily time consuming, yet there has been no single convenient and comprehensive source of...

    Published April 24th 2011 by CRC Press

  3. Timber Bridges

    By Christopher J. Mettem

    Bridges built in timber are enjoying a significant revival, both for pedestrian and light traffic and increasingly for heavier loadings and longer spans. Timber's high strength-to-weight ratio, combined with the ease and speed of construction inherent in the off-site prefabrication methods used,...

    Published April 13th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Advanced Rail Geotechnology – Ballasted Track

    By Buddhima Indraratna, Wadud Salim, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

    Ballast plays a vital role in transmitting and distributing train wheel loads to the underlying sub-ballast and subgrade. Bearing capacity of track, train speed, riding quality and passenger comfort all depend on the stability of ballast through mechanical interlocking of particles. Ballast...

    Published March 15th 2011 by CRC Press

  5. Transportation Systems Reliability and Safety

    By B.S. Dhillon

    During day-to-day use, thousands of lives are lost each year due to accidents, directly or indirectly, resulting from poor transportation system reliability and safety. In the United States, automobile accidents alone result in around 42,000 deaths per year, costing billions of dollars to the...

    Published February 13th 2011 by CRC Press

  6. Sustainability and the Design of Transport Interchanges

    By Brian Edwards

    The interchange is a new form of transport building which integrates into a single whole various modes of public transport, putting the passenger first (rather than the infrastructure). This book presents design principles for transport interchanges and offers analysis of best practice in the UK...

    Published January 13th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Statistical and Econometric Methods for Transportation Data Analysis, Second Edition

    By Simon P. Washington, Matthew G. Karlaftis, Fred L. Mannering

    The complexity, diversity, and random nature of transportation problems necessitates a broad analytical toolbox. Describing tools commonly used in the field, Statistical and Econometric Methods for Transportation Data Analysis, Second Edition provides an understanding of a broad range of analytical...

    Published December 1st 2010 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Transportation Statistics and Microsimulation

    By Clifford Spiegelman, Eun Sug Park, Laurence R. Rilett

    By discussing statistical concepts in the context of transportation planning and operations, Transportation Statistics and Microsimulation provides the necessary background for making informed transportation-related decisions. It explains the why behind standard methods and uses real-world...

    Published October 17th 2010 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  9. Intelligent Transportation Systems

    Smart and Green Infrastructure Design, Second Edition

    By Sumit Ghosh, Tony S. Lee

    Series: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

    For many transportation systems, the cost of expanding the infrastructure is too high. Therefore, the focus must shift to improving the quality of transportation within the existing infrastructure. The second edition of a bestseller, Intelligent Transport Systems: Smart and Green Infrastructure...

    Published May 24th 2010 by CRC Press

  10. Optical Fiber Communications Systems

    Theory and Practice with MATLAB® and Simulink® Models

    By Le Nguyen Binh

    Series: Optics and Photonics

    Carefully structured to provide practical knowledge on fundamental issues, Optical Fiber Communications Systems: Theory and Practice with MATLAB® and Simulink® Models explores advanced modulation and transmission techniques of lightwave communication systems. With coverage ranging from fundamental...

    Published April 18th 2010 by CRC Press