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Poster Session 1159

1159 - Advances in Light Rail Performance, Management and Design

Tuesday, January 26 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM ET
Graham Currie, Monash University
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Light Rail Transit (AP075)

This session presents research advances in light rail performance, management and design including papers on international comparisons of light rail, research on real time understanding of tram bunching, optimising track design for delay minimisation and mode choice during tram service disruptions.

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Title Presentation Number
An International Comparative Study of the Transit Performance of Small Light-Rail Systems in Spain and the United States
Luis Ramos-Santiago, Clemson University
Margarita Novales Ordax, Universidade da Coruña
Francisco-Alberto Varela-García, Universidade da Coruña
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When Will They Bunch Next? Predictive Analytics of Streetcar Bunching Occurrence Time for Real-Time Applications
Aya Aboudina, Cairo University
Ehab Diab, University of Saskatchewan
Amer Shalaby, University of Toronto
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An optimization model for rail line crossover design considering the cost of delay
Willem Trommelen, Universiteit Twente
Konstantinos Gkiotsalitis, University of Twente
Eric C. van Berkum, Universiteit Twente
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Transit Users’ Mode Choice Behavior During Short-Term LRT Planned Service Disruption (PSD)
Asim Muhammad, University of Calgary, Schulich
Adam Weiss, Carleton University
Lina Kattan, University of Calgary, Schulich
S.C. Wirasinghe, University of Calgary
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