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  • Traffic crash injuries occurrence varieties across Barcelona districts 

    Aiash, Ahmad; Robusté Antón, Francesc (2022-05)
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    Open Access
    Barcelona (Spain) had a total population of 1,636,762 in 2019 that are distributed on 10 districts across the city. These districts have different characteristics in size and population density. As a result, this can lead ...
  • A comprehensive ship weather routing system using CMEMS products and A* algorithm 

    Grifoll Colls, Manel; Borén Altés, Clara; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la (2022-07)
    Article
    Open Access
    We describe the implementation of a comprehensive software for Ship Weather Routing referred to as SIM- ROUTE. The A* pathfinding algorithm is used to optimize the sailing route as a function of the wave action. The aim ...
  • Working hours and traffic accident injuries: case study in Barcelona 

    Aiash, Ahmad; Robusté Antón, Francesc (Elsevier, 2021)
    Article
    Open Access
    Working hours in Spain is generally last for 8 hours per day with a maximum of 40 hours per week. Working hours, therefore, can impact the traffic flow and characteristics due to the intensity of road usage by different ...
  • From urban congestion pricing to tradable mobility credits: a review 

    Li, Siyu; Robusté Antón, Francesc (Elsevier, 2021-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    Congestion is still a big challenge for urban mobility while vehicle sharing, eCommerce and autonomous vehicles will likely increase the unit veh-km of each vehicle and the density of vehicles moving on the streets. Urban ...
  • Design and operation of feeder systems in the era of automated and electric buses 

    Badia Rodríguez, Hugo; Jenelius, Erik (2021-10)
    Article
    Open Access
    This paper evaluates the impact of vehicle automation and electrification on the applicability of fixed routes and door-to-door services to supply a feeder transit solution in suburban areas. These technologies will modify ...
  • Charging operations in battery electric bus systems considering fleet size variability along the service 

    Estrada Romeu, Miguel Ángel; Mension Camps, Josep; Salicrú Pagés, Miguel; Badia Rodríguez, Hugo (2022-05)
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    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    This paper analyzes the new operations induced by the energy range limitation in battery electric bus (BEB) systems to ensure the service provision along the whole day. An operating model has been developed to estimate the ...
  • City logistics: challenges and opportunities for technology providers 

    Bachofner, Monika; Lemardele, Clement; Estrada Romeu, Miguel Ángel; Pagès Giralt, Laia (Elsevier, 2022-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    Current last-mile logistics operations are inefficient. The economic competitiveness of logistics service providers is affected by distinct factors, such as the limited time windows they are given to deliver freight in ...
  • Traffic accident severity analysis in Barcelona using a binary probit and CHAID tree 

    Aiash, Ahmad; Robusté Antón, Francesc (2022-02)
    Article
    Open Access
    Traffic accidents are still wide causation for fatalities around the globe. The set of alarm for this cause of deaths is still on, since the number of fatalities is still representing an enormous issue and a challenge for ...
  • Modeling, simulation and evaluation of transport scenarios in the presence of innovative solutions 

    Codina Sancho, Esteve; Soriguera Martí, Francesc; Crisallid, Umberto (Informa UK (Taylor & Francis), 2021-03-16)
    Article
    Open Access
  • Ship emissions reduction using weather ship routing optimisation 

    Borén Altés, Clara; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Grifoll Colls, Manel (2022-01-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    A significant proportion of global carbon dioxide emissions are attributed to ocean-sailing ships and shipping emissions are predicted to double in less than 30 years. This paper investigates the benefit of using weather ...
  • Evaluation of transport events with the use of big data, artificial intelligence and augmented reality techniques 

    Pérez Díez, Fernando; Cabrerizo Sinca, Julià; Roche Vallès, David; Campos Cacheda, Jose Magin (Elsevier, 2021-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    The phenomenon of "smart cities" generalizes the use of Information and Communication Technologies. The generation and use of data to manage mobility is a challenge that many cities are betting on and investing in. Through ...
  • Criteria for optimizing a road network 

    Regalado López, Francisco Javier; Campos Cacheda, Jose Magin; Saurí Marchán, Sergi (Elsevier, 2021-12)
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    Open Access
    Cost-benefit analysis (CBA) is the most widely used tool for appraisal of transportation infrastructure projects, but there isn’t generalize guidelines about its implementation, there can be found different approaches that ...

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