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Agent-Based Game Theory Modeling for Driverless Vehicles at Intersections
(United States. Department of Transportation, 2013-02-19)
This report presents three research efforts that were published in various journals. The first research effort presents a reactive-driving agent based algorithm for modeling driver left turn gap acceptance behavior at ...
Senior Mobility Awareness Symposium Brief
(Virginia Tech. Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2013)
Researchers at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) hosted a symposium designed to increase awareness of the mobility challenges faced by seniors and offer state-of-the-art solutions to those individuals who ...
Predictive Eco-Cruise Control (ECC) System: Model Development, Modeling and Potential Benefits
(United States. Department of Transportation. Research and Innovative Technology Administration, 2013-02-19)
The research develops a reference model of a predictive eco-cruise control (ECC) system that intelligently modulates vehicle speed within a pre-set speed range to minimize vehicle fuel consumption levels using roadway ...
A Survey of Motorcyclists: Data for Research Design and Instrumentation
(Virginia Tech. Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2013-03-01)
The results of a survey of 424 motorcyclists are presented in order to provide information for motorcycle safety research. Survey questions address topics related to rider demographics, riding experience (years, mileage, ...
National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence Annual Report, January - December 2013
(Virginia Tech, 2013-12)
This annual report documents the center's research and positive impact on transportation safety in 2013.
Case Study on Worksite Health and Wellness Program for Commercial Motor Vehicle Drivers
(Virginia Tech. Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2013-10)
Due to the elevated prevalence of overweight and obesity in the transportation industry and the risks that accompany obesity, a health and wellness (H&W) program at a leading trucking organization was initiated to reduce ...
(Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2013)
This booklet, published in 2013, commemorated 25 years of research at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI).
VTTI 2013 Annual Report
(Virginia Tech, 2013)
The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) conducts research to save lives, save time, save money, and protect the environment. Researchers and students from multiple fields are continuously developing the techniques ...
Establishing a Methodology to Evaluate Teen Driver-training Programs
(Wisconsin. Department of Transportation. Library and Research Unit, 2013-11)
The goal of this research project was to develop a methodology to assist the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) in the evaluation of effectiveness of teen driver education programs over the short and long ...
30 Years – 20 State DOTs: Trends in Pavement Management observed through real world Implementation at the State DOT Level
Since the first International Conference on Managing Pavement Assets 30 years ago in 1985, there has been continuous enhancement and evolution of pavement management system (PMS) technology to produce more effective ...