• Transportation Research Board

      TRB 98th Annual Meeting

      January 13–17, 2019

    • Interactive Program


Annual Meeting Event Detail

Poster Session 1564

Highway-Rail Grade Crossing Research

Tuesday 1:30 PM- 3:15 PM
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Aemal Khattak, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, presiding
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Highway/Rail Grade Crossings (AHB60)


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Title Presentation Number
Empirical Bayes Method for Highway-Rail Grade Crossing Accident Prediction
Jacob Mathew, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
Rahim Benekohal, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
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Effectiveness of Treatments to Reduce Congestion at Level Crossings: A Traffic Simulation Evaluation
Gregoire Larue, Queensland University of Technology
Marc Miska, Queensland University of Technology
Gongbin Qian, Queensland University of Technology
Christian Wullems, Queensland University of Technology
David Rodwell, Queensland University of Technology
Edward Chung, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Andry Rakotonirainy, Queensland University of Technology
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A Resource Optimization Model for Improving Railway-Highway Grade Crossing Safety in Canada
Lalita Thakali, University of Waterloo
Liping Fu, University of Waterloo
Jay Rieger, Transport Canada
Shuangshuo Wang, University of Waterloo
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Analysis of Data Retrieved from a Staged Train Collision with a Motor Vehicle
James Poslusny, North Carolina State University
Sarah Searcy, North Carolina State University
Christopher Cunningham, North Carolina State University
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Pedestrian and Bicyclist Behavior at Highway-Rail Grade Crossings: An Observational Study of Factors Associated with Violations, Distraction, and Crossing Speeds During Train Crossing Events
Brendan Russo, Northern Arizona University
Emmanuel James, Northern Arizona University
Taylor Erdmann, Northern Arizona University
Edward Smaglik, Northern Arizona University
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A Human Behavior Analysis of Highway-Railroad Grade Crossings Based on Environmental Conditions and Driver Demographics
Alawudin Salim, Michigan Technological University
Pasi Lautala, Michigan Tech Transportation Institute
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An Evaluation of Traffic Control Devices and Driver Distraction at Grade Railroad Crossings
Radhameris Gómez, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Nicholas Campbell, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Francis Tainter, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Michael Knodler, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Donald Fisher, OST-R/Volpe Center
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Market Basket Analysis of Safety at Active Highway-Railroad Grade Crossings
William Saunders, Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development
Julius Codjoe, Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development
Saleh Mousa, Louisiana State University
Grace Ashley, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
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