The impacts of variable speed limit on speed variation and headway distribution

Lucky, Adama Brian (2014) The impacts of variable speed limit on speed variation and headway distribution. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This thesis investigates the impacts of variable speed limit on motorway speed variation and headway distribution. Initiative techniques of traffic flow categorisation study contribute in analysing the effects of variable speed limit on various traffic states. The project focuses on the speed harmonisation impacts within and across lanes as well as the uniformity of headway spread in the application of variable speed limit.

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ID Code: 72925
Item Type: QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)
Supervisor: Chung, Edward & Lee, Brian
Keywords: Variable Speed Limit, Speed Harmonisation, Speed Differentials Between Lanes, Speed Variation within Lane, Headway Distribution
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Civil Engineering & Built Environment
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 10 Jul 2014 02:20
Last Modified: 07 Sep 2015 06:15

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