Enviaments recents

  • Highway travel time information system based on cumulative count curves and new tracking technologies 

    Soriguera Martí, Francesc; Martínez Díaz, Margarita; Pérez Pérez, Ignacio (Elsevier, 2016)
    Article
    Accés obert
    Travel time is probably the most important indicator of highway level of service, and it is also the most appreciated information for highway users. Administrations and private companies make increasing efforts to improve ...
  • Driver feedback mobile app 

    Soriguera Martí, Francesc; Miralles Miquel, Enirc (Elsevier, 2016)
    Article
    Accés obert
    This paper faces the human factor in driving and its consequences for road safety. It presents the concepts behind the development of a smartphone app capable of evaluating drivers’ performance. The app provides feedback ...
  • Effects of dynamic speed limits on a Dutch freeway 

    Plana Pujol, Joel; Soriguera Martí, Francesc; Hegyi, Andreas (2016)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    The paper presents the effects of Dynamic Speed Limit control (DSL) in a 3 lane section on the A13 freeway, in Rotterdam. The main objective is to contrast the latest empirical findings in Barcelona [1], where the mainline ...
  • Bus network structure and mobility pattern: a monocentric analytical approach on a grid street layout 

    Badia Rodríguez, Hugo; Estrada Romeu, Miguel Ángel; Robusté Antón, Francesc (2016-11)
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    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    This study discusses which transit network structure is the best option to serve urban mobility. As a consequence of the evolution of urban form, cities have undergone a process of dispersion of their activities that has ...
  • Bus control strategies in corridors with signalized intersections 

    Estrada Romeu, Miguel Ángel; Mension, Josep; Aymamí, Josep M; Torres, Laura (2016-10)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    This paper proposes a new dynamic bus control strategy aimed at reducing the negative effects of time-headway variations on route performance, based on real-time bus tracking data at stops. In routes with high demand, any ...
  • Large-scale microscopic simulation of taxi services: Berlin and Barcelona case studies 

    Maciejewski, Michal; Salanova Grau, Josep Maria; Bischoff, Joschka; Estrada Romeu, Miguel Ángel (Springer, 2016-06-01)
    Article
    Accés obert
    The paper presents research on large-scale microscopic simulation of taxi services in Berlin and Barcelona based on floating car data collected by local taxi fleets. Firstly, Berlin's and Barcelona's taxi markets are shortly ...
  • Ocean–atmosphere–wave characterisation of a wind jet (Ebro shelf, NW Mediterranean Sea) 

    Grifoll Colls, Manel; Navarro, Jorge; Pallarès López, Elena; Ràfols Bundó, Laura; Espino Infantes, Manuel; Palomares, Ana (University of Thechnology and Agriculture Nicholas Copernicus University, 2016-05)
    Article
    Accés obert
    In this contribution the wind jet dynamics in the northern margin of the Ebro River shelf (NW Mediterranean Sea) are investigated using coupled numerical models. The study area is characterised by persistent and energetic ...
  • Estimación del valor de la información del tiempo de viaje en autopista 

    Soriguera Martí, Francesc (2016-03)
    Article
    Accés obert
    De un tiempo a esta parte, un objetivo común de muchos gestores de tráfico es proporcionar información del tiempo de viaje previsto en las infraestructuras que gestionan. Estos esfuerzos responden al hecho que el tiempo ...
  • Analysis of current intensification in the NorthWest Mediterranean Shelf 

    Mestres Ridge, Marc; Grifoll Colls, Manel; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2016-02)
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    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    Flow intensification episodes lasting more than 12 h are observed occasionally at different locations along the Northwestern Mediterranean coast. In the last years, these pulses have hindered ship operations outside the ...
  • La investigación y la formación en ingeniería del transporte en España 

    Robusté Antón, Francesc (2015-06)
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    Accés obert
    Este artículo plasma una “foto” de la docencia e investigación científica actual sobre ingeniería del transporte en España. Tanto la formación a nivel universitario como la investigación en transporte han alcanzado estándares ...

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