Objective of the course – aims of the course unit:|
Traffic flow theory knowledge, modelling techniques skill. Understanding of basic phenomena in traffic flow. New telematic technologies overview.
Objective of the course – learning outcomes and competences:|
Students understand standard theories of traffic flo and processes in traffic flow. They get familiarized with modelling techniques and with basic phenomena in traffic flow. They gain knowledge of new telematic technologies and their objectives.
Common knowledge of mathematics and physics. Road design. Algorithm development in engineering work.
Course contents (annotation):|
Traffic flow and its characteristics, up to date traffic flow models, simulations. Objectives, means and methods of transport planning. New traffic flow control technolgies, information distribution in traffic systems - intelligent transport systems, telematics.
Teaching methods and criteria:|
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes:|
Requirements for successful completion of the subject are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.
1. Introduction to nonlinear dynamics
2. Traffic flow theory, conservation law, fundamental diagrams
3. Macrosopic models of traffic flow
4. Microsopic models of traffic flow
5. Celular automata for traffic flow modelling
6. Car following models
7. Analogue simulation of traffic flow
8. Sensitivity of the model to parameter variance
9. Different versions of model, influence on traffic flow characteristics
10. Logistics and its development, concept and scientific principles
11. Logistic methods, technologies and realtionships
12. Information systems, information propagation in traffic systems
13. Telematic aplications, influence to traffic flow
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences:|
Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.
Tibor Schlosser: Inteligentné dopravné systémy. Jaga group Bratislava 2001
Doc. Dr. Ing. Miroslav Svítek a kol.: Technické podmínky: Dopravní telematika - silnice a dálnice ČR. ČVUT FD, MD ČR, CDV 2005