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Genre/Form: Congresses
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Design speed, operating speed, and sight distance issues.
Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 2000
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board.; National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board. Committee on Operational Effects of Geometrics.; National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board. Committee on Geometric Design.
OCLC Number: 1086376887
Notes: "Journal of the Transportation Research Board."
"A peer-reviewed publication of the Transportation Research Board."
"Transportation Research Board, National Research Council."
"Highway and facility design."
Papers presented at two TRB sessions; the first session held in January 1994, and the second in January 1997. Both sessions sponsored by TRB Committee on Operational Effects of Geometrics and TRB Committee on Geometric Design.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2019. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (v, 120 pages) : illustrations, charts, plans
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: New stopping sight distance model for use in highway geometric design / Daniel K. Fambro, Kay Fitzpatrick, Rodger J. Koppa --
Driver braking performance in stopping sight distance situations / Daniel B. Fambro (and 3 others) --
Safety effects of limited stopping sight distances on crest vertical curves / Kay Fitzpatrick, Daniel B. Fambro, Angela M. Stoddard --
Operating speed on crest vertical curves with limited stopping sight distance / Daniel B. Fambro, Kay Fitzpatrick, Charles W. Russell --
Sight distance for stop-controlled intersections based on gap acceptance / Douglas W. Harwood, John M. Mason, Jr., Robert E. Brydia --
Reliability approach to intersection sight distance design / Said M. Easa --
Evaluation of the passing process on two-lane rural highways / Abishai Polus, Moshe Livneh, Benyamin Frischer --
Determining the best method for measuring no-passing zones / Robert L. Brown, Joseph E. Hummer --
Design speed and operating speed in rural highway alignment design / Raymond A. Krammes --
Speed-profile model for a design-consistency evaluation procedure in the United States / Jeffrey L. Ottesen, Raymond A. Krammes --
Speed reduction as a surrogate for accident experience at horizontal curves on rural two-lane highways / Ingrid B. Anderson, Raymond A. Krammes --
Geometric design of low-speed urban streets / Joseph P. Tarris, John M. Mason, Jr., Nicholas D. Antonucci --
Mathematical models of vehicular speed on mountain roads / Pedro Jose Andueza --
Truck speed profiles / Christo J. Bester --
Summary of design speed, operating speed, and design consistency issues / Douglas W. Harwood, Timothy R. Neuman, Joel P. Leisch.
Series Title: Transportation research record, 1701.


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