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1. Recent advances in connected and automated vehicles

April 2019
David Elliott | Walter Keen | Lei Miao

Connected and automated vehicle (CAV) is a transformative technology that has great potential to change our daily life. Therefore, CAV related research has been advanced significantly in recent years....

2. Distracted walking: Examining the extent to pedestrian safety problems

October 2015
Judith Mwakalonge | Saidi Siuhi | Jamario White

Pedestrians, much like drivers, have always been engaged in multi-tasking like using hand-held devices, listening to music, snacking, or reading while walking. The effects are similar to those experienced...

3. Design and development of an improved traffic light control system using hybrid lighting system

February 2017
Michael Osigbemeh | Michael Onuu | Olumuyiwa Asaolu

The deployment of light emitting diodes (LEDs) based traffic system control created the problem of dim displays when ambient light is similar to traffic lights. It causes some drivers' disability of...

4. Opportunities and challenges of smart mobile applications in transportation

December 2016
Saidi Siuhi | Judith Mwakalonge

Smart mobile applications are software applications that are designed to run on smart phones, tablets, and other mobile electronic devices. In this era of rapid technological advances, these applications...

5. GIS-based spatial analysis of urban traffic accidents: Case study in Mashhad, Iran

June 2017
Gholam Ali Shafabakhsh | Afshin Famili | Mohammad Sadegh Bahadori

There is a growing concern in traffic accident rate in recent years. Using Mashhad city (Iran second populous city) traffic accident records as case study, this paper applied the combination of geo-information...

6. A review of road extraction from remote sensing images

June 2016
Weixing Wang | Nan Yang | Yi Zhang | Fengping Wang | Ting Cao | Patrik Eklund

As a significant role for traffic management, city planning, road monitoring, GPS navigation and map updating, the technology of road extraction from a remote sensing (RS) image has been a hot research...

7. Yellow light dilemma zone researches: a review

October 2014
Yaping Zhang | Chuanyun Fu | Liwei Hu

The yellow light dilemma zone is widely known as an area on the high-speed intersection approach, where vehicles neither safely stop before the stop line nor proceed through the intersection during...

8. Main flexible pavement and mix design methods in Europe and challenges for the development of an European method

August 2017
Paulo Pereira | Jorge Pais

Pavement and mix design represent one of the key components within the life cycle of a road infrastructure, with links to political, economic, technical, societal and environmental issues. Recent researches...

9. Review of sustainability, pretreatment, and engineering considerations of asphalt modifiers from the industrial solid wastes

June 2019
Mohd Rosli Mohd Hasan | J-Wei Chew | Ali Jamshidi | Xu Yang | Meor Othman Hamzah

The escalating mass of solid waste at an overwhelming sum requires a global attention to strive for efficient waste management and to outsource the ecological treatments. The asphalt pavement industry...

10. Measuring and evaluating of road roughness conditions with a compact road profiler and ArcGIS

October 2016
Nueraihemaitijiang Abulizi | Akira Kawamura | Kazuya Tomiyama | Shun Fujita

With a wide range of requirements throughout the world, high-quality road management is subject to increasing demand from a perspective of customer-oriented levels of service. In recent years, road...

11. Application of hopcalite catalyst for controlling carbon monoxide emission at cold-start emission conditions

October 2019
Subhashish Dey | Ganesh Chandra Dhal | Devendra Mohan | Ram Prasad

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a poisonous gas particularly to all leaving being present in the atmosphere. An estimate has shown that the vehicular exhaust contributes the largest source of CO pollution in...

12. Emissions of automobiles fueled with alternative fuels based on engine technology: A review

August 2018
Yisong Chen | Jinqiu Ma | Bin Han | Peng Zhang | Haining Hua | Hao Chen | Xin Su

Diversification of alternative fuels for automobiles is not only an actual situation, but also a development trend. Whether the alternative fuels are clean is an important issue. Emissions of automobiles...

13. Emergency material scheduling optimization model and algorithms: A review

October 2019
Hui Hu | Jing He | Xiongfei He | Wanli Yang | Jing Nie | Bin Ran

In the emergency management of disruptions, efficient emergency material scheduling (EMS) is a key factor to save people's lives and reduce loss. Based on the literature of EMS and related areas in...

14. Managing sidewalk pavement maintenance: A case study to increase pedestrian safety

June 2016
Maria Vittoria Corazza | Paola Di Mascio | Laura Moretti

Comfort is a major requirement in planning pedestrian facilities. Pedestrians walk where they feel comfortable and when they do not feel at ease, they walk elsewhere. A typical example is that filthy,...

15. Relationship between compressive and tensile strengths of roller-compacted concrete

June 2018
Chamroeun Chhorn | Seong Jae Hong | Seung Woo Lee

The abstract roller-compacted concrete (RCC) is a zero slump concrete comprising the same materials as that of conventional concrete with different proportions. The RCC must be compacted to reach its...

16. Prediction based traffic management in a metropolitan area

Available online 4 July 2019
Suresh Chavhan | Pallapa Venkataram

In recent years, modern metropolitan areas are the main indicators of economic growth of nation. In metropolitan areas, number and frequency of vehicles have increased tremendously, and they create...

17. Study on pedestrian crossing behavior at signalized intersections

April 2014
Marisamynathan | Vedagiri Perumal

A clear understanding of pedestrian crossing behavior under mixed traffic conditions is needed for providing necessary infrastructure and also for enhancing pedestrian safety at signalized intersections....

18. Integrating transportation systems management and operations into the project life cycle from planning to construction: A synthesis of best practices

February 2018
Hatem Abou-Senna | Essam Radwan | Alexander Navarro | Hassan Abdelwahab

Guided by the federal highway administration (FHWA), many states are promoting the implementation of transportation systems management and operations (TSM&O) programs. TSM&O is traditionally managed...

19. Review and evaluation of cold recycling with bitumen emulsion and cement for rehabilitation of old pavements

August 2019
Bohdan Dołżycki | Piotr Jaskuła

The article presents Polish experience with cold recycling of asphalt pavements with the usage of bituminous emulsion and cement. In the 1990s numerous roads in Poland required immediate reinforcement...

20. Driver sleepiness, fatigue, careless behavior and risk of motor vehicle crash and injury: Population based case and control study

October 2017
Abdulbari Bener | Erol Yildirim | Türker Özkan | Timo Lajunen

A few studies have been conducted to determine the relationship between road motor vehicle crashes (MVC) and serious injuries related to tiredness, fatigues and sleeping....

21. Assessment of traffic performance measures and safety based on driver age and experience: A microsimulation based analysis for an unsignalized T-intersection

October 2019
Mehmet Baran Ulak | Eren Erman Ozguven | Ren Moses | Thobias Sando | Walter Boot | Yassir AbdelRazig | John Olusegun Sobanjo

Traffic safety and performance measures such as crash risk and queue lengths or travel times are influenced by several important factors including those related to environment, human, and roadway design,...

22. Investigating unsafe behaviours in traffic conflict situations: An observational study in Nigeria

October 2019
Chinebuli Uzondu | Samantha Jamson | Frank Lai

Although road users are aware of the possible risks of engaging in unsafe behaviours while driving, they continue to do so. These behaviours often contribute to traffic incidents and crashes involving...

23. Evaluating the role of risk assessment for road tunnel fire safety: A comparative review within the EU

June 2019
Panagiotis Ntzeremes | Konstantinos Kirytopoulos

Fire is the foremost critical event for road tunnels' safety. Therefore, the European Commission introduced the Directive 2004/54/EC for enhancing tunnels' safety since they constitute a key element...

24. Concrete block pavements in urban and local roads: Analysis of stress-strain condition and proposal for a catalogue

December 2019
Paola Di Mascio | Laura Moretti | Americo Capannolo

Although the construction of block pavements has grown fast in the last decades, there is still a need for simple tools that could be applied to design them. This paper analyzed and verified concrete...

25. A review on application of composite truss bridges composed of hollow structural section members

February 2019
Zhijuan Tian | Yongjian Liu | Lei Jiang | Weiqing Zhu | Yinping Ma

Composite truss with hollow structural section (HSS) members is deemed as the structure applicable to large-span and heavily-loaded bridges. To promote the application of composite truss bridge with...

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