After the successful completion of the course, students will be able to
1. Understand the basic traffic flow elements and their mathematical equations
2. Calculate the Level of Service and the capacity of main road elements
3. Study a fixed time signal at intersections
Course Content (Syllabus)
Import. Fundamentals, the transportation problem. H organization of public transport in Greece and other countries, features of travel and traffic. Vehicles, road networks. Terminal facilities (generally). Relations between traffic features sizes. Traffic surveys and measurements. Definition of sampling, precision control. Methodology for carrying out measurements and questionnaire surveys, analysis and presentation of results. Signalling junctions: Basic concepts, signaling calculation fixed time or adaptive from circulation. Calculation coordinated signaling: Traffic data capacity of the road network: Basic concepts, traffic capacity calculation methodology.
traffic, transport, junctions, measurements