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Research Reports  [927]

Persistent link to this collection: http://hdl.handle.net/11299/241

The Center for Transportation Studies' research reports present the results of University of Minnesota projects in all areas of transportation research. Most reports are available online free of charge.


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Weigh-Pad-Based Portable Weigh-in-Motion System User Manual

Kwon, Taek (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2016-02)
A complete portable weigh-in-motion (PWIM) system consists of a pair of weigh-pads (one for upstream and the other for downstream), a controller which translates raw load signals to WIM data, and an optional external battery ...

Three-Dimensional Simulation of Bridge Foundation Scour on Mississippi River Bridges 9321 & 27801

Sotiropoulos, Fotis; Khosronejad, Ali (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2016-02)
We present data-driven numerical simulations of 100- and 500-year floods events in the Mississippi River at its intersection with the Highway I-694 by coupling coherent-structure resolving hydrodynamics with bed morphodynamics ...

Perception of Waiting Time at Transit Stops and Stations

Fan, Yingling; Guthrie, Andrew; Levinson, David (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2016-02)
Waiting time in transit travel is often perceived negatively and high-amenity stops and stations are becoming increasingly popular as strategies for mitigating transit riders’ aversion to waiting. However, beyond recent ...

Assessing the Impacts of Student Transportation on Public Transit

Fan, Yingling; Das, Kirti (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2015-12)
This study examines the impacts of the Student Pass program in Minneapolis, MN that enables high school students to take unlimited rides on regular-route buses and light rail from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily during the school ...

Student pass program provides educational, economic, and societal benefits (Research Brief)

Fan, Yingling; Das, Kirti; Center for Transportation Studies (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2016-02)
This two-page research brief summarizes the research objectives and findings for the research report on Assessing the Impacts of Student Transportation on Public Transit.

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