Introduction:Transport and Socioeconomic Activities, Historical Development of Transport, Transportation in the Cities, Freight Transportation, Future Developments – Urban Transportation System Planning – Conceptual Aspects:Transport Planning Process, Problem Definition, Solution Generation, Solution Analysis, Evaluation and Choice, Implementation, Sequence of Activities Involved in Transport analysis – Trip Generation Analysis:Trip Production Analysis, Category Analysis, Trip Attraction Modelling – Mode Choice Modelling:Influencing Factors, Earlier Modal Split Models, Trip-End Type Modal Split Model, Trip-Interchange Modal Split Model, Disaggregate Mode-Choice Model, Logit Model of Mode Choice, Binary Choice Situations, Multinomial Logit Model, Model calibration, Case studies – Trip Distribution Analysis:Presentation of Trip-Distribution Data, PA Matrix to OD Matrix, Basis of Trip Distribution, Gravity Model of Trip Distribution, Calibration of Gravity Model, Singly and Doubly Constrained Gravity Models, A case Studies, Growth Factor Methods of Trip Distribution, Uniform Factor Method, Average Factor Method, Fratar Growth-Factor Method, Disadvantage of Growth Factor Method.

Route Assignment:Description of transport network, Route Choice Behaviour, The Minimum Path, Minimum Path Algorithm, Route Assignment Techniques, All-or-Nothing Assignment, Multipath Traffic Assignment, Capacity-Restrained Traffic Assignment – Transportation Surveys:Definition of Study Area, Zoning, Types of Movements, Types of Surveys, Home-Interview Survey, Commercial Vehicle Survey, Intermediate Public Transport Survey, Public Transport Survey, Roadside-Interview Survey, Cordon-Line Survey, Post-Card Questionnaire Survey, Registration-Number Survey, Tag-on-Vehicle Survey – Transport Related Land-Use Models:Development of Land – Use models, The Lowry Model, Application of Lowry Model – Urban Structure:Urban Activity Systems, Urban Movement Hierarchies, Types of Urban Structure, Centripetal-Type Urban Structure, Grid-Type Urban Structure, Linear-Type Urban Structure, Directional Grid Urban Structure – Urban Goods Movement:Classification of Urban Goods Movements, Methodology of Approach to Analysis of Goods Movement, Modelling Demand for Urban Goods Transport.

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Introduction Details 56:59
Introduction Contd. Details 52:55
Introduction Contd I Details 55:49
Course Outline Details 57:2
Conceptual Aspects Details 53:47
Conceptual Aspects Contd I Details 49:18
Conceptual Aspects Contd II Details 52:8
Conceptual Aspects Contd III Details 52:20
Trip Generation Analysis Details 56:39
Trip Generation Analysis Contd I Details 0:52
Trip Generation Analysis Contd II Details 54:52
Trip Generation Analysis Contd III Details 55:2
Modal Split Analysis Details 53:21
Modal Split Analysis Contd I Details 54:34
Modal Split Analysis Contd II Details 56:27
Modal Split Analysis Contd III Details 52:37
Modal Split Analysis Contd IV Details 54:29
Modal Split Analysis Contd V Details 54:36
Modal Split Analysis Contd VI Details 54:56
Trip Distribution Analysis Details 54:54
Trip Distribution Analysis Contd I Details 57:48
Trip Distribution Analysis Contd II Details 53:41
Trip Distribution Analysis Contd III Details 53:17
Trip Distribution Analysis Contd IV Details 56:16
Trip Distribution Analysis Cont V Details 53:27
Trip Distribution Analysis Contd VI Details 57:13
Route Assignment Details 57:31
Route Assignment Contd I Details 53:16
Route Assignment Contd II Details 56:1
Route Assignment Contd III Details 59:52
Transportation Surveys Details 56:23
Transportation Surveys Contd I Details 56:26
Transportation Surveys Contd II Details 55:49
Transport Related Land-Use Models Details 55:20
Transport Related Land-Use Models Contd I Details 53:34
Transport Related Land-Use Models Contd II Details 53:49
Urban Structure Details 54:6
Urban Structure Contd I Details 55:58
Urban Goods Movement II Details 54:10
Urban Goods Movement Contd III Details 55:33

This course is part of NPTEL online courses, delivered by IIT Madras.

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