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Poster Session 1375

1375 - Bus System Operations, Technology, and Applications, Part 1 (Part 2, Session 1393)

Thursday, January 28 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM ET
Thomas Schwetz, Lane Transit District
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Bus Transit Systems (AP050)

This session includes bus automation and electrification, bus reliability and quality service, bus travel time and dwell time studies for bus operations, design, and applications. The bus automation and electrification have been promoted in recent years to provide more convenient service for passengers and shape the green future for the public. Bus travel time an dwell time studies enhance the bus reliability and quality service. Audiences who are interested in bus transit operations, technology, and applications are welcome to join this session.


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Title Presentation Number
Investigating the subline frequency setting problem for autonomous minibusses under demand uncertainty
Konstantinos Gkiotsalitis (k.gkiotsalitis@utwente.nl), University of Twente
Marie Schmidt, Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam
Evelien van der Hurk, Danmarks Tekniske Universitet
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Integrating Public Transportation and Shared Autonomous Mobility for Equitable Transit Coverage: A Cost-Efficiency Analysis in Allegheny County
Allante Whitmore (awhitmor@andrew.cmu.edu), Carnegie Mellon University
Constantine Samaras, Carnegie Mellon University
Chris Hendrickson, Carnegie Mellon University
H. Scott Matthews, Carnegie Mellon University
Gabrielle Wong-Parodi, Stanford University
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Using BEAM Software to Simulate the Introduction of On-Demand, Automated, And Electric Shuttles for Last Mile Connectivity in Santa Clara County
Gary Hsueh, CHS Consulting Group
David Czerwinski, San Jose State University
Cristian Poliziani, University of Bologna
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Prioritizing Bus Routes for Electrification: A GIS-based Multi-Criteria Analysis Considering Operational, Environmental and Social Benefits and Costs
Behnam Davazdah Emami, University of Minnesota
Ying Song, University of Minnesota
Alireza Khani, University of Minnesota
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Robust Electric Bus Coordinated Charging Scheduling for a Hybrid Charging System
Run Dong, Southeast University
Di Huang, Southeast University
Zhiyuan Liu (zhiyuanl@seu.edu.cn), Southeast University
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User Satisfaction and Service Quality Improvement Priority of Bus Rapid Transit in Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Yunhan Zheng, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Hui Kong (kongh@mit.edu), University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Guillermo Petzhold, World Resources Institute
Mariana Barcelos, World Resources Institute
Christopher Zegras, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Jinhua Zhao, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Design of Zonal Express Bus Services to Reduce User Travel Time and Transfers Considering Demand Diversion
Sedong Moon, Seoul National University
Dong-Kyu Kim, Seoul National University
Shin Hyung Cho (scho370@gatech.edu), Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
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Two-Way Transit Signal Priority for Optimizing Transit Reliability and Speed
Wen Xun Hu, University of Toronto
Chuhan Chen, University of Toronto
Hirotaka Ishihara, University of Toronto
Islam Taha, University of Toronto
Amer Shalaby, University of Toronto
Baher Abdulhai, University of Toronto
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Minutes Matter: A Guide to Bus Service Reliability
Alan Danaher, WSP
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Using GTFS to Calculate Travel Time Savings Potential of Bus Preferential Treatments
Daniel Arias, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
Kara Todd, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
Jennifer Krieger, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
Spencer Maddox, Kittelson & Associates, Inc. (KAI)
Victor Haley, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
Simon Berrebi, TheTimeKeepers
Kari Watkins, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
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Estimating Transit Vehicle Dwell Times at Bus Stops
Taqwa Alhadidi, Al-Ahliyya Amman University
Hesham Rakha, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)
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A Framework for Reliability-Sensitive Real-Time Bus Travel Time Prediction
Ryan Williams, University of Toronto
Amer Shalaby, University of Toronto
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A Study on the Commuters’ Perception of Air-Conditioned Public Bus Service: A Case Study of Kolkata
Saptarshi Sen (sen.saptarshi91@gmail.com), Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST) Shibpur
Sautrik Chaudhuri, Jadavpur University
Sudip Roy, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology
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MAVIS: Trial of 3 Assistive Technologies To Make Public Buses Easier To Use For Persons With Disabilities
Stephen Robinson, Land Transport Authority Singapore
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Integrated Scheduling Optimization Model with Multi-Type Bus Transit Service Patterns Considering Emissions
Jiaxin Ma, Beijing Jiaotong University
Xumei Chen (xmchen@bjtu.edu.cn), Beijing Jiaotong University
Xiaomi Han, China Academy of Transportation Sciences
Lei Yu, Texas Southern University
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Bus Network Redesigns and Public Transit Equity Analysis: Evaluating System-wide Changes in Richmond, Virginia
Haijing Liu, University of Texas, Austin
Seth LaRue, University of Texas, Austin
Raviya Mysorewala, University of Texas, Austin
Mashrur Rahman, University of Texas, Austin
Timothy McCarthy, University of Texas, Austin
Alex Karner (alex.karner@utexas.edu), University of Texas, Austin
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