American Society of Civil Engineers

Applications of Advanced Technologies in Transportation

by Kelvin C. P. Wang, (editor), Samer Madanat, (editor), Shashi Nambisan, (editor), and Gary Spring, (editor)
Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI)
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0632-8 / 0-7844-0632-4 (print), 2002, xiv, 984 pp., (doi:, 22 cm., Includes references and indexes.     (Barcode: RMI MK31509)

Conference information: Seventh International Conference on Applications of Advanced Technologies in Transportation (AATT); August 5-7, 2002, Boston Marriot, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

ASCE sponsor: Transportation and Development Institute (TDI)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Applications of Advanced Technology in Transportation, held in Boston, Massachusetts, August 5-7, 2002. This collection contains 121 technical papers covering four areas of transportation engineering: advanced technologies in transportation; transportation infrastructure management; information technology in transportation; and transportation planning and modeling. Topics include traveler information systems; data collection and estimation; information technology system (ITS) practices and technologies; incident detection and congestion management; advanced systems in hardware, information, and fuel; design, safety, and mobility; high speed transportation; advanced information systems and transportation policies; condition assessment; performance modeling of infrastructure systems; asset management; global information systems (GIS) and global positioning systems (GPS) applications; remote sensing and spatial data application; planning and modeling; emergency preparedness and responses; public transportation systems; application of genetic algorithms; simulation; application of artificial neural networks; and new approaches in transportation computing.

ASCE Subject Headings:
Transportation engineering
Transportation management
Information management

Library of Congress Call Number:  TA1005.I523 2002
Library of Congress Subject Headings: Transportation engineering--Congresses.
Electronics in transportation--Congresses.