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CEE 515 - Traffic Flow Theory

Spring 2021

Official Description

Fundamentals of traffic flow, traffic flow characteristics, statistical distributions of traffic flow parameter, traffic stream models, car following models, continuum follow models, shock wave analysis, queuing analysis, traffic flow models for intersections, network flow models and control, traffic simulation. Course Information: Prerequisite: CEE 416 and knowledge of probability and statistics.

Subject Area

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Course Description

Fundamentals of traffic flow, traffic flow characteristics, statistical distributions of traffic flow parameter, traffic stream models, car following models, continuum follow models, shock wave analysis, queuing analysis, traffic flow models for intersections, network flow models and control, and traffic simulation are covered in this course.

Credit Hours

4 hours

Prerequisites

An undergraduate degree and a course in Traffic Capacity Analysis (CEE 416) as well as knowledge of probability and statistics.

Last updated

10/6/2015