• O. Ercoskun
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 152

    Abstract
    This book discusses the social, technological, and ecological impediments faced in the smart urban design and planning of communities with the use of eco-technologies – [...]

  • A. Wibisono, J. Delmon, H. Hahm
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 151

    Abstract
    The challenges faced by Indonesia in creating a robust Public-Private Partnership (PPP) program are similar to those faced by many other middle-income [...]

  • P. Cortez, M. Rio, P. Sousa, M. Rocha
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 150

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    Part 2: Performance and Simulation Analysis; International audience; Nowadays, network planning and management tasks can be of high complexity, given the numerous inputs that [...]

  • P. Jarvis, S. Wolfe, B. Putten, F. Enomoto, M. Sierhuis
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 149

    Abstract
    Today’s air traffic management system is not expected to scale to the projected increase in traffic over the next two decades. Enhancing collaboration between the controllers [...]

  • M. Brunner, R. van de Meent, A. Pras, A. Keller, M. Mandjes, H. van den Berg, L. Nieuwenhuis
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 148

    Abstract
    Traditional traffic measurements meter throughput on time scales in the order of 5 minutes, e.g., using the Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) tool. The time scale on which [...]

  • M. Skitmore, T. Chan, T. Yigitcanlar
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 147

    Abstract
    Public transport is one of the key promoters of sustainable transport. To encourage and increase public transport patronage it is important to investigate the route choice [...]

  • V. Boutueil, R. Russo
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 146

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    Part Three. Mobility in a low-carbon society; With 10.7% of global GHG emissions and 17.0% of global CO2 emissions from fuel combustion in 2005 (ITF, 2010), road transport [...]

  • P. Corcoran, P. Mooney
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 145

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    Part 2: eEnvironment and Cross-Border Services in Digital Agenda for Europe; International audience; We investigate the potential role Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI) [...]

  • H. Fernandes, G. Moynihan, D. Fonseca
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 144

    Abstract
    The response to a potential disaster can require the evacuation of personnel from a specified area. Generally, such efforts are restricted to the orderly mass departure of [...]

  • V. Reeder, J. Potter, T. Ramani, J. Zietsman
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 143

    Abstract
    Transportation agencies such as state departments of transportation often struggle to understand, measure, and apply sustainability concepts in their core activities. This [...]

  • M. Schnell, S. Gligorevic, U. Epple
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 142

    Abstract
    The legacy DSB-AM (Double Sideband Amplitude Modulation) system used for today’s voice communication in the VHF-band is far away of meeting the demands of increasing [...]

  • A. Genis-Gruber, R. Aktaş
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 141

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    The current case examines the management strategies of a leading furniture company that started off as a small business and rapidly expanded globally. The success the company [...]

  • J. Kogler, C. Sulzbachner, M. Humenberger, F. Eibensteiner
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 140

    Abstract
    Several industry, home, or automotive applications need 3D or at least range data of the observed environment to operate. Such applications are, e.g., driver assistance systems, [...]

  • J. Bunker, K. Rashid, T. Yigitcanlar
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 139

    Abstract
    Urban sprawl combined with low density development causes unsustainable development patterns including accessibility and mobility problems, especially for those who do not [...]

  • F. Laquai, M. Duschl, G. Rigoll
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 138

    Abstract
    Current developments in Car2X communication technology provide the basis for novel driver assistance systems. To assess the impact of such a system on a group of cars approaching [...]

  • C. Briceño-Garmendia, D. Benitez
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 137

    Abstract
    Cape Verde stands out in West Africa as a country whose economic geography poses major and unique challenges for infrastructure development. Its small population of half a [...]

  • S. Udpa, J. Kim, L. Udpa, W. Lord, S. Mandayam
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 136

    Abstract
    Gas transmission pipelines are often inspected and monitored using the magnetic flux leakage method [1]. An inspection vehicle known as a “pig” is launched into [...]

  • G. Friebel, M. Ivaldi, J. Pouyet
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 134

    Abstract
    This paper investigates various options for the organization of the railway industry when network operators require the access to multiple national networks to provide international [...]

  • A. Bruno, J. Wikswo, G. Kühner, C. Barbosa, C. Camerini
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 133

    Abstract
    Nondestructive evaluation methods are largely used for inspection of storage tanks and pipelines in the oil industry. The main goal is to detect and locate points of corrosion [...]

  • B. Augustyniak, M. Sablik
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 132

    Abstract
    Many mechanical stress situations in which NDE might be performed are biaxial in character. Examples are gas and oil pipelines, power plant steam pipes, railroad wheels, and [...]

  • G. Armando, B. Lorena, S. Enrique, F. Erica, C. Omar
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 131

    Abstract
    The Supply Chain Management (SCM) can be defined as the set of proposals used to efficiently integrate suppliers, manufacturers and warehouses, such that the product is produced [...]

  • F. Battisti, A. Barba
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 127

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    The air transportation sector is currently under significant stress. The sudden decrease in demand for air based transportation after 2001 events, forced most airlines to [...]

  • M. Chao, L. Udpa, S. Mandayam, S. Udpa, W. Lord, C. Yeoh, G. Xie
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 125

    Abstract
    Natural gas, which is one of the nation’s cheapest forms of energy, is transported to consumer sites via a vast transmission pipeline network .Safety considerations and [...]

  • S. Yiu, L. Hui, V. Li, T. Chim
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 124

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    A vehicular ad hoc network (VANET) is also known as a vehicular sensor network [Zhang, Lu, Lin, Ho & Shen (2008)] by which driving safety is enhanced through inter-vehicle [...]

  • J. Bunker, D. Muley, L. Ferreira
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 123

    Abstract
    Transit oriented developments are high density mixed use developments located within short and easily walkable distance of a major transit centre. These developments are often [...]

  • M. Duffy
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 120

    Abstract
    By 1920, electric traction was well established on rapid-transit railways, tunnel lines, mountain railways and sections of main line railway in difficult terrain. These electric [...]

  • G. Weisbrod, S. Fitzroy
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 119

    Abstract
    As traffic volumes and congestion grows on highways and urban roadways, freight and delivery service operators become increasingly challenged to maintain dependable and reliable [...]

  • M. Tscheligi, S. Schmehl, J. Schrammel, S. Deutsch, L. Paletta
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 118

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    Part 2: Long and Short Papers; International audience; In this paper we describe the application of a variation of cultural probing for identifying barriers in the use of [...]

  • M. Ehammer, T. Graupl
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 117

    Abstract
    Air transportation is an important factor for the economic growth of the European Union, however, the current system is already approaching its capacity limits and needs to [...]

  • A. Tipi, F. Sahraei
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 116

    Abstract
    Pipeline welding is one of the most significant applications of GMAW process. Automatic welding for pipelines has been developed from early 1970’s. In these systems the [...]

  • F. Nemry, C. Thiel, A. Perujo
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 115

    Abstract
    Mobility of persons and goods is a crucial component of the competitiveness of the economy; mobility is also an essential citizen right. Effective transportation systems are [...]

  • T. Cola, C. Kissling
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 113

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    Within this chapter quality of service management strategies are assessed with respect to their applicability and efficiency in the Air Traffic Management (ATM) context. In [...]

  • M. Clark, L. Rewerts, R. Roberts
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 112

    Abstract
    During the last ten years, the nation has become increasingly aware of the potential for environmental damage from leaks in underground and aboveground storage tanks, and [...]

  • T. Boukharouba, G. Gabetta, M. Mellas, G. Bolzon, M. Elboujdaini
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 111

  • D. Shoup
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 110

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    Free Parking or Free Markets DONALD SHOUP It is no doubt ironic that the motorcar, superstar of the capitalist system, expects to live rent-free. W OLFGANG Z UCKERMAN C ITIES [...]

  • M. Voort, A. Beukel
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 109

    Abstract
    Automated driving is expected to increase safety and efficiency of road transport. With regard to the implementation of automated driving, we observed that those aspects which [...]

  • I. Cabani, G. Toulminet, A. Bensrhair
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 107

    Abstract
    Intelligent transportation systems (ITS) are divided into intelligent infrastructure systems and intelligent vehicle systems. Intelligent vehicle systems are typically classified [...]

  • A. Lewis, J. Dale, T. Fowler, A. Good, L. Burgess, P. Pretorius, S. Lockwood, D. Townsend
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 106

    Abstract
    Improving travel time reliability is an emerging business activity for transportation agencies in the United States. To improve the reliability of travel times on their roadway [...]

  • D. Alleyne, P. Cawley, M. Lowe
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 105

    Abstract
    Corrosion and pitting defects in pipework are major problems in the oil, chemical and other industries. These defects can occur at the outer or inner surface of the pipe and [...]

  • T. Vinhoza, M. Boban
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 104

    Abstract
    Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks (VANETs) have been envisioned with three types of applications in mind: safety, traffic management, and commercial applications. By using wireless [...]

  • D. Viita, H. Rigdon, F. Guo, Z. Doerzaph, B. Katz, J. Du, H. Rakha, G. Golembiewski, N. Kehoe, S. Park
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 103

    Abstract
    This research report—a product of the Reliability focus area of the second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP 2)—presents findings on the feasibility of using [...]

  • F. Freire, J. Malça
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 102

    Abstract
    Biofuels can contribute substantially to energy security and socio-economic development. However, significant disagreement and controversies exist regarding the actual energy [...]

  • G. Weiss, M. Zeller, D. Eilers
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 101

    Abstract
    Since the first pieces of software have been introduced into automobiles in 1976, the complexity of automotive software systems is growing rapidly. Today automotive software [...]

  • A. Castro, A. Rocha, E. Oliveira
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2012). Vol. 2012, 53

    Abstract
    Studies have estimated that irregular operations (flights affected by a disruption) can cost between 2% and 3% of the airline annual revenue and that a better recovery process [...]

  • Y. Liu, V. Esposito, P. Pillai, Y. Cheng, Y. Hu
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 100

    Abstract
    Over the past two decades, the air transport industry has experienced continuous growth. The demand for passenger air traffic is forecast to double the current level by about [...]

  • A. Birch, R. Bogart, J. Zhao, T. Duvall, P. Scherrer, S. Couvidat, K. Parchevsky, J. Beck, A. Kosovichev
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 98

    Abstract
    The Helioseismic and Magnetic Imager onboard the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO/HMI) provides continuous full-disk observations of solar oscillations. We develop a data-analysis [...]

  • D. Lehtonen, N. Lukies, K. Davidson
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 96

    Abstract
    In an age when escalating fuel prices, global warming and world resource depletion are of great concern, sustainable transport practices promise to define a new way of mobility [...]

  • L. Udpa, J. Si, W. Lord, S. Udpa, G. Katragadda, Y. Sun
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 95

    Abstract
    It is estimated that there are about one million kilometers of gas and liquid transmission pipelines operating across the globe today. Pipelines, owing to their strategic [...]

  • N. Wambeke, M. Gineste
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 94

    Abstract
    Recent evolutions in the context of aeronautical communications have changed the landscape and the role of the different systems that allow aircrafts to maintain a link with [...]

  • T. Padoan
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2012). Vol. 2012, 49

  • J. Wenlong, W. Xia, L. Changjun
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 93

    Abstract
    Condensate gas is mainly demonstrated by methane. However, it also contains a lot of heavier contents like C5 or C5+ and some non-hydrocarbon mixture as well (Mokhatab et [...]

  • L. Zhang, A. Kruisbrink, Q. Hou, A. Tijsseling
    Collection of open reports in transport research (2012). Vol. 2012, 7

    Abstract
    The paper reports the development and application of a SPH (smoothed particle hydrodynamics) based simulation of rapid filling of pipelines, for which the rigid-column model [...]

  • P. Pluvinet, J. Gonzalez-Feliu, B. d'Arcier, M. Gardrat, P. Basck, C. Ambrosini, J. Routhier
    Collection of open reports in transport research (2012). Vol. 2012, 5

    Abstract
    This report contains the main contribution of CNRS-LET to the FREILOT project. It is organized in 4 main parts: the first presents the methodological contributions to the [...]

  • R. Erck, G. Fenske
    Collection of open reports in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 8

    Abstract
    The objectives are: (1) develop advanced materials and coatings for hydrogen pipeline compressors; (2) achieve greater reliability, greater efficiency, and lower capital in [...]

  • E. Hanscom, K. Sinha
    Collection of open reports in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 7

    Abstract
    As a part of a detailed study of synthetic travel demand modelling techniques that can be applied to small urban areas (population 50,000 to 250,000), this study concentrated [...]

  • A. Cortés
    Collection of open reports in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 4

    Abstract
    The port of Barranquilla is located on the western margin of the Magdalena River, 22 km before the river mouth at the Caribbean Sea. Nowadays, it is ranked fourth among the [...]

  • R. Leishear, M. Poirier, M. Fowley
    Collection of open reports in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 3

    Abstract
    The Salt Disposition Integration (SDI) portfolio of projects provides the infrastructure within existing Liquid Waste facilities to support the startup and long term operation [...]

  • P. Jacquet
    Collection of open reports in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 2

    Abstract
    We give an estimate of an upper bound of information propagation speed as a function of a targeted transport capacity density. The propagation speed depends on the density [...]

  • X. He, X. He, P. Nanda
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 92

    Abstract
    The evolution of Internet and its successful technologies has brought a tremendous growth in business, education, research etc. over the last four decades. With the dramatic [...]

  • P. Meibom, J. Clausen, D. Pisinger, N. Juul
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 91

    Abstract
    Climate change and CO2 emissions is an important issue on the agenda of many politicians. Trying to decrease CO2 emissions, influences transportation, power production, etc. [...]

  • M. Ali, Y. Hu, K. Xu, M. Ali, Y. Fun, P. Pillai
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 90

    Abstract
    Air traffic in Europe is expected to double by 2025 according to the last forecast of EUROCONTROL, with an average growth of 2.7%-3.7% per year. On a worldwide basis, the [...]

  • L. Tran, F. Massacci
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 88

    Abstract
    Requirement evolution has drawn a lot of attention from the community with a major focus on management and consistency of requirements. Here, we tackle the fundamental, albeit [...]

  • L. Rawlings, M. Honorati, G. Rubio, J. Domelen
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 86

    Abstract
    The main focus of the social protection and labor portfolio is on strengthening client's institutional capacity in the design and implementation of programs, but projects [...]

  • M. Kato, H. Hida, K. Kawahara, Y. Oie
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 84

    Abstract
    The objective of traffic engineering (TE) is to optimize network resources, while satisfying traffic-oriented performance requirements. As a technology for TE, we focus on [...]

  • M. Fosgerau
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 83

    Abstract
    This paper considers a congested bottleneck. A fast lane reserves a more than proportional share of capacity to a designated group of travellers. Travellers are otherwise [...]

  • H. Niemeier, H. Niemeier
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 82

    Abstract
    The heated debate on the regulatory framework for airports has highlighted the importance of creating good institutions for air transport in general. This paper defines the [...]

  • I. Bose
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 81

    Abstract
    Today, Internet technologies have pervaded every corner of our society. More and more people are benefiting from the Internet in one way or the other. One of the current Internet [...]

  • R. Mailler, M. Smith
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 80

    Abstract
    Traffic congestion is a widespread epidemic that continually wreaks havoc in urban areas. Traffic jams, car wrecks, construction delays, and other causes of congestion, can [...]

  • G. Iarossi, G. Clarke
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 79

    Abstract
    This investment climate analysis reviews the experiences of over 3000 surveyed business owners in 26 states of Nigeria about the aspects of the business climate that affect [...]

  • C. Briceño-Garmendia, N. Pushak, N. Pushak, C. Briceno-Garmendia
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 78

    Abstract
    Upgrading infrastructure plays a critical role in the Republic of Congo's quest to diversify its economy and reduce poverty. It is also an important source of growth on its [...]

  • M. Ney, G. Kloss, A. Schreiber
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 77

    Abstract
    Conducting experiments and documenting results is daily business of scientists. Good and traceable documentation enables other scientists to confirm procedures and results [...]

  • C. Dominguez-Torres, V. Foster, C. Domínguez-Torres, V. Foster
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 75

    Abstract
    Between 2000 and 2005 infrastructure made a net contribution of only 0.3 percentage points to the improved per capita growth performance of Niger, one of the lowest in Sub-Saharan [...]

  • H. Knoflacher, E. Ocalir
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 74

    Abstract
    This study gives the reasons and basics of a new approach which adopts eco-technologies to urban and transport planning. In this chapter, in the case of urban and transport [...]

  • E. Erkut, V. Verter, S. Tjandra
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 73

    Abstract
    This chapter describes how the U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) defines a hazardous material as any substance or material capable of causing harm to people, property, [...]

  • R. Grosso, J. Muñuzuri, J. Guadix, P. Cortés
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 71

    Abstract
    For several years, the promotion of intermodal transport has been a priority for the Spanish and European authorities (Cuerda et al., 2003; Conseil National des Transports [...]

  • B. Shepherd
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 70

    Abstract
    This paper examines the issue of measuring logistics costs from an applied trade policy research perspective, as well as identifying logistics-intensive sectors. It focuses [...]

  • I. Grandi, J. Araújo, M. Rio, R. Clegg, R. Clegg, . João, I. Grandi, . Araújo, M. Rio, G. Pavlou, G. Pavlou
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 69

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    Part 3: Resource Allocation; International audience; There has long been a need for a robust and reliable system which distributes traffic across multiple paths. In particular [...]

  • K. Busaidi, M. Meribout, A. Naamany, K. Al, A. Al
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 68

    Abstract
    An emulsion layer is a mixture of two or more liquids in which one of them the dispersed phase, is present as droplets of microscopic size, distributed throughout the other, [...]

  • S. Lambert, M. Ravallion, D. van de Walle
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 67

    Abstract
    Institutional features of the African setting -- large extended families and imperfect credit and land markets -- matter to the equity and efficiency roles played by intergenerational [...]

  • V. Foster, N. Pushak
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 66

    Abstract
    Infrastructure contributed just over one percentage point to Ghana's improved per capita growth performance during the 2000s, though unreliable power supplies held growth [...]

  • E. Baccarelli, E. Baccarelli, T. Patriarca, T. Patriarca, N. Cordeschi
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 65

    Abstract
    Part 4: Energy Efficiency International audience We study the Stochastic Traffic Engineering (STE) problem arising from the support of QoS-demanding live (e.g., real time) [...]

  • J. Merckx, D. Neyts, O. Rosier, P. Verhoeven
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2012). Vol. 2012, 36

    Abstract
    Document type: Book

  • P. Davidsson, J. Holmgren, J. Persson, A. Jacobsson
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 64

    Abstract
    A novel approach to efficiently plan and execute effective transport solutions is presented. It provides agent-based support for key tasks, such as, finding the best sequence [...]

  • S. Christensen, H. Pristed Nielsen
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2012). Vol. 2012, 30

    Abstract
    This report is based on a survey among Expats in North Denmark, and was carried out in collaboration with 'Velkomstcentre - live and work in North Denmark'. It includes findings [...]

  • M. Bertram, S. Porumbescu, B. Hamann, M. Duchaineau, K. Joy
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 61

    Abstract
    Currently, large physics simulations produce 3D discretized field data whose individual isosurfaces, after conventional extraction processes, contain upwards of hundreds of [...]

  • N. Pushak, N. Pushak, V. Foster, V. Foster
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 60

    Abstract
    Infrastructure has contributed significantly to the growth of West African economies during the past decade. In Sierra Leone, infrastructure added only around 0.51 percentage [...]

  • N. Maiden, S. Jones, N. Maiden
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 59

    Abstract
    This chapter describes RESCUE (Requirements Engineering with Scenarios for a User-centred Environment), a method for specifying requirements for complex sociotechnical systems [...]

  • G. Rubio
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 56

    Abstract
    Social Safety Nets (SSN) are defined as non?contributory transfer programs targeted to the poor or those vulnerable to poverty and shocks. About half of World Bank social [...]

  • N. Pushak, N. Pushak, V. Foster, V. Foster
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 55

    Abstract
    Infrastructure has made a net contribution of around one percentage point to Nigeria's improved per capita growth performance in recent years, in spite of the fact that unreliable [...]

  • F. McLeod, F. McLeod, T. Cherrett
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 54

    Abstract
    This chapter highlights some of the innovative approaches that have been taken by businesses involved in reverse logistics for the removal of waste from urban areas. The chapter [...]

  • C. Dominguez-Torres, V. Foster, C. Domínguez-Torres, V. Foster
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 52

    Abstract
    Between 2000 and 2005 infrastructure made an important contribution of 1.6 percentage point to Benin's improved per capita growth performance, which was the highest among [...]

  • Y. Chang
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 51

    Abstract
    The South West of England is a very extensive region with constraints in terms of its transport network. It is imperative if the region is to optimise its economic development [...]

  • F. Machot, A. Fasih, A. Mosa, K. Kyamakya, C. Schwarzlmüller, M. Ali
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 50

    Abstract
    This paper presents a real-time emotion recognition concept of voice streams. A comprehensive solution based on Bayesian Quadratic Discriminate Classifier(QDC) is developed. [...]

  • U. Noyer, F. Köster, D. Beckmann
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 49

    Abstract
    Exploration and analysis of vast empirical data is a cornerstone of the development and assessment of driver assistance systems. A common challenge is to apply the domain [...]

  • C. Bodewig, S. Hirshleifer
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 48

    Abstract
    This report presents available evidence on adult education and training in Europe and Central Asia (ECA), differentiating two separate types: continuing vocational education [...]

  • M. Shkaratan, M. Shkaratan, V. Foster, V. Foster
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 47

    Abstract
    Infrastructure contributed 1.2 percentage points to the annual per capita growth of Malawi's gross domestic product (GDP) over the past decade, thanks mainly to the revolution [...]

  • C. Mathys, C. Mathys
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 46

    Abstract
    This paper is an annual publication issued by the Microeconomic Analysis service of the National Bank of Belgium. The Flemish maritime ports (Antwerp, Ghent, Oostende, Zeebrugge), [...]

  • N. Pushak, V. Foster
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 45

    Abstract
    Liberia's power generating capacity and national grid were completely demolished during 14 years of civil war. Piped water access fell from 15 percent of the population in [...]

  • S. George, A. Serna
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 44

    Abstract
    International audience; This paper explores the introduction of mobile technologies in a particular serious games subset called learning games. We focus on two main purposes [...]

  • R. Bastide, D. Navarre, P. Palanque
    Collection of open chapters of books in transport research (2011). Vol. 2011, 43

    Abstract
    The complete specification of interactive applications is now increasingly considered a requirement in the field of software for safety-critical systems due to their use as [...]