3rd Meeting of the EURO Working Group on Transportation

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona

September 27-29, 1995

 

 

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27

 

9:30 - 10:30

Room A: Traffic Control I

Model Based Optimization of Traffic Control Systems

R.D.Kühne, K. Langebein-Euchner

 

Bounds for Signal Junction Design and Co-ordination

L. Larrañeta, D.Canca, L.Onieva, S. Lozano

 

Room B: Route Guidance I

A Distributed Control System for Real-Time Route Guidance in Traffic Networks

H.S.Mahmassani, Y.E.Hawas

 

Drivers' Response to Various Forms of Guidance: Results from the VLADIMIR

I. Palmer, P.Bonsall, P.Balmforth

 

10:30 - 11:00 (Coffee Break )

 

11:00 - 13:00

Room A: Traffic Management I

Integration of Urban and Regional Traffic Control within the Munich Comfort Project

A.Csallner, S. Hangleiter, J. Keller

 

Final Results of the Vigil System from European Field Trials

J.J. Martínez, R. Ferris, J. Martínez, S.Guillén

 

Investigations of Integrated Corridor Control for M8 Eastbound Corridor in Glasgow

C. Dialkaki, M. Papageorgiou

 

The Network-Wide Redistributional Effects of Traffic Control and Road Pricing on Route Choice and Mode Choice

M.O. Ghali

 

Room B: Public Transport I

Rapid Transit Configurations

G. Laporte, J.A. Mesa, F. Ortega

 

Optimization of Public Transit Systems Using Simulated Annealing and Genetic Algorithms

R. Hamerslag, J. Stada

 

Solving Large Set Covering Problems for Crew Scbeduling

F. Pezella, E. Faggioli

 

A Set Partitioning Approach to the Crew Scheduling Problem

A. Mingozzi, M. Boschetti, S. Ricciardelli, L. Bianco

 

 

13:00-15:00 Lunch

 

15:00 - 16:30

Room A: Railway Transport

A Scheduling Problem Arising from Operational Planning of the Railway Freight Transportation

G. Gallo, F. Malucelli, A. Marin

 

A Decision Suppon System for Railway Service Planning

A. Nuzzolo, F. Russo, U. Crisalli

 

Dwell Time Models for Light Rail

J. Wu, M. McDonald, N.Hounsell

 

Room B: Traffic Assignment I

An Equilibrium-Fixed Point Model for Static Passenger Assigmnent in Congested Transit Networks

B. Bouzaïne, M. Gendreau, S. Nguyen

 

A Dynamic Assignment Model for Congested Radial Transit Networks

M. Gendreau, S. Saïdi, F. Soumis

 

Methods for Slochastic User Equilibrium Assignment

C.E. Cantarella, E. Cascetta, F.A. Viola

 

16:30 - 17:00 Cofee Break

 

17:00 - 18:00

Room A: Traffic Control II

Calculating Delay and Queue Lengths from UTC Sensor-Informations

B. Friedrich, A. Poschinger

 

Traffic Data Analysis-Methods and Applications

H. Kirschfink, R. Weber

 

Room B: Traffic Assignment II

A Continuous- in Time Exit Link Function-Based Dynamic Network Loading Model

V.Adamo, V. Astarita

 

A Continuous in Time Link Dynamic Loading Model Based on the Only Exit Link Function Formulation

V. Astarita

 

  

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 28

 

9:00 - 10:30

Room A: Traffic Modelling I

Traffic Queue Estimnation

J.L.Callego, J.L. Farges, J.J. Henry

 

Trip Chain and Mode Choice: an Analysis through a Combined RP/SP Calibration

G.E. Cantarella, M.N. Postorino

 

A Consigmnent Model for Freight Modal Choice

A. Nuzzolo, F. Russo

 

Room B: Traffic Assignment III

A Simplicial Decomposition Algorithm for the General Traffic Assignment Problem: RSDVI.

L. Montero, J. Barceló

 

A Proof of Existence of a User Equilibrium for Dynamic Traffic Assignment

L. Brotcorne, D. de Wolf, M. Labbé

 

Energy-Reducing Methods for Soling Traffic Assignment, Optimisation and Variational. Inequality Problems: RSDVI

M.J. Smith, M.B. Wisten

 

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

 

11:00 - 13:00

Room A: Traffic Modeling II

Meuse: An Origin-Destination Matrix Estimator that Exploits Structure

M. Bierlaire, P.L. Toint

 

A Robust Algorithm for the Simultaneous Estimation of Hierachical Logit Models

M. Bierlaire

 

A Few Praetical Problems on the Application of OD-Estimation in Motorway Networks

Y. Zhou, T. Sachse

 

A Multi-Class Path Flow Estimator

M.G.H. Bell, C.M. Shield

 

Room B: Traffic Management II

Optimal Transport Prieing for Dublin

M. O'Mahony, L. Willumsen

 

On-Line Supervision of Urban Traffic

D. Inaudi, E. Morello

 

A Journey Time Estimation Method Combining Private Traffie and Public Transport Information

G. Beccaria, A. Bolelli, S. Conte

 

Design of a Traveller Information System on a Freeway within a Skiing Resort Area-System Study

R.D. Kühne

 

13:00 - 15:00 Lunch

 

15:00 - 16:30

Room A: Public Tansport II

Optimization of Regional Transport Supply

J. Cerny

 

Urban transport and the Environment

M. Mcdonald, E.G. Shinakis, A. Richards

 

A Multiple Criteria Framework for Evaluation of Urban Transport Systems

S. León, I. Santos

 

Room B: Traffic Assignment IV

Passenger Assignment in a Regional area Transit System by Active Paths Enumeration

F. Malucelli, .S. Pallolino, A. Schettino

 

Equilibrium in Bimodal Networks with Capacity Constraints

P. Ferrari

 

Sue Assignment Model and MSA algorithm: Some Considerations on Troubles and Effectiveness

V. Adamo, G.N. Bifulco

 

16:30-17:00 Coffee Break

 

17:00 - 18:00

Room A: Routing Problems

Carrier Fleet Management Models Under Real-time Informations

A.C. Regan, H.S.Mahmassani, P. Jaillet

 

A Branch and Cut Algorithm for the Selective Travelling Salesman Problem

M. Gendreau, C. Laporte, F. Semet

 

Lulti-Start Heuristic Searches for Constrained Vehicle Routing Problems

J.A. Moreno, J.M. Moreno-Vega

 

Room B: Other Models

Multicriteria Analysis of Electric Vehicles

M. Bielli, V. Delle Site, O. Landolfi, P. Carotenuto

 

The Swapping Problem on a Line and on a Circle with Applications for Movement of a Robot Arm

S. Anily, M. Gendreau, G. Laporte

 

 21:00 Conference Dinner

 

 

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 29

 

9:00 - 10:30

Room A: Traffic Modelling III

A New Methodology for Dealing with Traffic Flow in Dense Networks

F.G. Benítez

 

A Route Based Variant of the AIMSUN2 Microsimulation Model

J. Barceló, M. Florian, I. Chabini, L. Saux, J.L. Ferrer, R. Grau

 

Discrete Choice Model Estimation Throuth Neural Networks

M.C.M. Carvalho, M. Dougherty, A. Kowkes, M. Wardman

 

Room C: Traffic Assignment V

Equilibrium Characterizations of Solutions to Side Constrained Asymetric Traffic Assignment Models

T. Larsson, M. Patriksson

 

Asymmetric Traffic Assignment: A New, Coherent Formulation of the Problem

P.L. Toint, L.M. Wynter

 

Experiments with a Multi-Commodity Formulation for the Symmetric Capacitated Vehicle. Routing Problem

M. Fischetti, J.J. Salazar. P. Toth

 

10:30 ~ 00 Cofee Break

 

 11 :00 - 12:00

Room A: Route Guidance II

Calculation of Travel Time Savings by Dual Mode Route Guidance for the South Corridor in the Stuttgart Test Field

R.D. Küne, K. Langbein

 

A Driver Intercity Path Choice Model with the Use of Criterion Labels

F.Russo, A.Vitetta

 

Room C: Traffic Assignment VI

The continuous Dynamic Network Loading Problem

J.H. Wu, Y. Chen, M. Florian

 

An Heuristic algorithm for Dynamic Network Loading

E. Codina, J.Barceló

 

 12:10 - 13:00 Closing Session (Room A)

 

Clossing Invited Lecture: "The construction of an Object-Oriented Traffic Simulator"

Professor: Michael Pidd, University of Lancaster, UK