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Center for Transportation Studies  [1717]

Persistent link to this collection: http://hdl.handle.net/11299/125

Established in 1987, the mission of the University's Center for Transportation Studies (CTS) is to improve transportation decision-making in Minnesota and at a national level. CTS conducts multidisciplinary research, education, and outreach programs. Learn more about the CTS at http://www.cts.umn.edu.

Included here is a selection of CTS reports dating from October 1997 to the present, annual reports, Catalyst newsletter, and publications arranged by CTS program.


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A Fast, Auction-Based Algorithm for Paratransit Vehicle Assignment

Carlsson, John Gunnar; Houle, Jason (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2013-09)
A problem based on the actual passenger transportation operations of two community disability service organizations in St. Paul is presented. The problem is to minimize the number of routes needed to serve all the passengers ...

Development of Techniques to Quantify Effective Impervious Cover

Janke, Ben; Gulliver, John S.; Wilson, Bruce N. (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2011-09)
Practitioners responsible for the design and implementation of stormwater management practices rely heavily on estimates of impervious area in a watershed. However, the most important parameter in determining actual urban ...

Strategies for Encouraging Travelers to Choose Transit (Research Brief)

Cao, Jason; Fan, Yingling; Guthrie, Andrew (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2016-05)
This two-page research brief summarizes the research objectives and findings for the research report on Exploring Strategies for Promoting Modal Shifts to Transitways.

Job Growth Impacts of Bus Rapid Transit (Research Brief)

Guthrie, Andrew; Fan, Yingling (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2016-05)
This two-page research brief summarizes the research objectives and findings for the research report on the Economic Development Impacts of Bus Rapid Transit.

Catalyst (July 2016)

Center for Transportation Studies (Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota, 2016-07)
Articles include: Linking the unemployed to jobs: integrating transit planning and workforce development; Roundtables explore new technologies and transportation equity; Improving safety of two-lane roundabouts; CTS launches ...

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