Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Transportation Systems Analysis and Assessment

Edited by Stefano de Luca

University of Salerno


Roberta Di Pace

University of Salerno

Boban Djordjevic

University of Ljubljana

The transportation system is the backbone of any social and economic system, and is also a very complex system in which users, transport means, technologies, services, and infrastructures have to cooperate with each other to achieve common and unique goals.The aim of this book is to present a general overview on some of the main challenges that transportation planners and decision makers are faced with. The book addresses different topics that range from user's behavior to travel demand simulation, from supply chain to the railway infrastructure capacity, from traffic safety issues to Life Cycle Assessment, and to strategies to make the transportation system more sustainable.

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Transportation Systems Analysis and AssessmentEdited by Stefano de Luca

Published: January 22nd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.75294

ISBN: 978-1-83968-562-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-561-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-563-7

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

7422 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

12 Dimensions Citations


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1. A Critical Review on Population Synthesis for Activity- and Agent-Based Transportation Models

By Ossama E. Ramadan and Virginia P. Sisiopiku


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2. Approaches for Modelling User’s Acceptance of Innovative Transportation Technologies and Systems

By Stefano de Luca, Roberta Di Pace and Facundo Storani


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3. Third-Party Logistics

By Yangyan Shi, Rafay Waseem and Hafiz Muhammad Shahid


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4. Railway Infrastructure Capacity in the Open Access Condition: Case Studies on SŽDC and ŽSR Networks

By Jozef Gašparík and Václav Cempírek


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5. Integrated Life Cycle Economic and Environmental Impact Assessment for Transportation Infrastructure: A Review

By Jiawen Liu, Hui Li, Yu Wang and Nailing Ge


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6. Energy Efficiency Management: State of the Art and Improvement Potential Analysis with Regard to Cargo Transport by Air and Rail

By Corinna Cermak, Erich Markl and Maximilian Lackner


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7. The Possible Role of Large-Scale Sewage Plants in Local Transport

By Attila Bai and Zoltán Gabnai


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8. Analytical Assessment of Effective Maintenance Operations on At-Grade Unsignalized Intersections

By Francesca Russo, Salvatore Antonio Biancardo and Rosa Veropalumbo


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9. A Multitiered Holistic Approach to Traffic Safety: Educating Children, Novice Teen Drivers and Parents, and Crash Investigators to Reduce Roadway Crashes - An Eight-Year Introspective Project

By Claudia M. Knezek, Susan Polirstok, Roxie James, Anthony Pittman and Gary Poedubicky


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10. Influence of Tribological Parameters on the Railway Wheel Derailment

By George Tumanishvili, Tengiz Nadiradze and Giorgi Tumanishvili


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