American Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering

Volume 1, Issue 4, November 2016

  • Knowledge of the Concepts of "Black Spot", "Grey Spot" and "High Accident Concentration Sections" Among Drivers

    Francisco Alonso, Mónica Alonso, Cristina Esteban, Sergio A. Useche

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 4, November 2016
    Pages: 39-46
    Received: Oct. 28, 2016
    Accepted: Nov. 08, 2016
    Published: Dec. 12, 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajtte.20160104.11
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    Abstract: One of the major problems related to road injuries and deaths are the presence of Black Spots. This problem has received a growing amount of attention from road managers thorough last decades, taking into account its importance for the safety of road users. In fact, knowledge about these strategic areas among drivers seems to be quite important, si... Show More
  • Traffic Assessment for Pavement Structural Design Using RN29, LR1132, and HD26/01 Methods

    Nwakaire M. Chidozie, Chukwu C. Joshua

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 4, November 2016
    Pages: 47-52
    Received: Oct. 25, 2016
    Accepted: Nov. 07, 2016
    Published: Dec. 21, 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajtte.20160104.12
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    Abstract: Traffic surveys are means of obtaining information about the traffic characteristics of an area. The data collected is used for traffic assessment of the area for various Engineering purposes. This study was an attempt to conduct a traffic assessment for the purpose of pavement design. Three design methods: Road Note 29 (RN 29), Laboratory Report 1... Show More
  • A Study on the Energy and Environmental Efficiency of Urban Train System

    Jin Sik Kim, Im Hack Lee, Jin Soo Park, Kyoung Bin Lee, Shin Do Kim

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 4, November 2016
    Pages: 53-59
    Received: Nov. 08, 2016
    Accepted: Dec. 09, 2016
    Published: Jan. 06, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajtte.20160104.13
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    Abstract: The urban train system is known as an energy-efficient and environmentally-efficient public transportation system. In this study, we suggest the method of constructing spatially the most realistic CO2 emission inventory by using a bottom-up approach with actual traffic amounts of urban train. We also developed the energy efficiency and the environm... Show More
  • Methods of Establishing and Implementing the Optimal Fares for Passenger Transport

    Constantine Dolya, Olena Dolya

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 4, November 2016
    Pages: 60-67
    Received: Oct. 30, 2016
    Accepted: Dec. 17, 2016
    Published: Jan. 13, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajtte.20160104.14
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    Abstract: Issues and problems of organization and management of urban passenger transport systems have always been the main research subject for many scientists. Managing the transportation of passengers is particularly connected with the issues of tariff setting for urban passenger transport routes, improving distribution circuits of transport and related f... Show More
  • Research on the Influencing Factors of Beijing Residents’ Used Mobile Phones Network Recycling Willingness

    Zhou Sanyuan, Yang Xiaojuan

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 4, November 2016
    Pages: 68-72
    Received: Dec. 16, 2016
    Accepted: Dec. 23, 2016
    Published: Jan. 20, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajtte.20160104.15
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    Abstract: The rapid replacement of mobile phones make our country faces serious recycling situation. How to drive residents to actively participate in the regular network recovery, it is worth exploring. Aiming at this problem, this paper use the TPB theory as the instruction and structural equation model for research method. In-depth analysis of the influen... Show More