Chair for Transport Planning and Traffic Engineering

Traffic Engineering

A short overview of the module Traffic Engineering.

The first part of this course gives a detailed review about the capacity calculation of both unsignalized and signalized intersections following the procedures of the HBS (Handbook for the Dimensioning of Traffic Facilities, 2015, comparable to he Highway Capacity Manual in the USA).

The second part discusses traffic management systems in Private Transport (ramp metering, parking guidance systems, ...) as well as in Public Transport (Computer-based Vehicle Location and Operational Control Systems, E-Ticketing,...). 

Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Markus Friedrich 

Tutor:  Dipl.-Ing. Matthias Schmaus


Traffic Engineering (winter term 2017/2018)


The reader can be bought as a hardcopy at the beginning of the course or downloaded at the ILIAS-teaching platform.

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