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Effect of type of lead vehicle on following headway behaviour in mixed traffic

Journal Article
Kumar, R., Parida, P., & Saleh, W. (2014)
Effect of type of lead vehicle on following headway behaviour in mixed traffic. World journal of science, technology and sustainable development, 11(1), 28-43. https://doi.org/10.1108/wjstsd-08-2013-0036
Purpose – There is gap in literature on understanding of the issues of following headway behaviour of the driver and a lack of sufficient data in different traffic conditions....

Persuading people to purchase low-emission cars: The potential role of green policy measures.

Presentation / Conference
Borthwick, S., & Carreno, M. (2012, January)
Persuading people to purchase low-emission cars: The potential role of green policy measures. Paper presented at International Conference on Traffic and Transportation Studies, Changsha, China
This paper begins by providing a brief review of the different types of ‘green’ policy taxation measures introduced by various governments to incentivise the purchase of lower...

Driving cycle pattern for cars in medium sized city of India.

Book Chapter
Sinha, S., & Kumar, R. (2013)
Driving cycle pattern for cars in medium sized city of India. In A. Fujiwara (Ed.), Proceedings of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies, 224. Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies
The regulatory modified Indian driving cycle has uniform acceleration and deceleration pattern and uniform speed as it is adopted from European driving cycle. In medium sized ...

Traffic accidents reductions in Saudi Arabia: Barriers and the way forward

Presentation / Conference
Al-Atawi, A. M., Kumar, R., & Saleh, W. (2014, August)
Traffic accidents reductions in Saudi Arabia: Barriers and the way forward. Paper presented at WASD 12th International Conference, Le Meridian Versailles - Montreal, Canada
It has been estimated that the annual cost of traffic accidents in Saudi Arabia exceeds 6 billion US dollars, in addition to other social, health, and economic impacts, such a...

MOVES model for idling emission of signalised junction in developing country.

Journal Article
Kumar, R., Parida, P., Shukla, S., & Saleh, W. (2015)
MOVES model for idling emission of signalised junction in developing country. World journal of science, technology and sustainable development, 12(1), 25-38. https://doi.org/10.1108/WJSTSD-06-2014-0009
Purpose The purpose of this paper is estimation of total emission during idling of vehicles and validate emission results from real-world data. Design/methodology/approach M...

Link-based route choice considering risk aversion, disappointment and regret

Conference Proceeding
Fonzone, A., Schmoecker, J., Ma, J., & Fukuda, D. (2012)
Link-based route choice considering risk aversion, disappointment and regret. In 91st Annual TRB Meeting online
In networks with uncertain link travel times route guidance information should consider traveller preferences (1). Risk-averse travellers prefer safer options but might feel u...

How real world driving differs in heterogeneous traffic condition.

Journal Article
Kumar, R., Parida, P., Durai, B. K., & Saleh, W. (2013)
How real world driving differs in heterogeneous traffic condition. World journal of science, technology and sustainable development, 10, 66-80. https://doi.org/10.1108/20425941311313119
Purpose – Heterogeneous traffic in Delhi is complex to understand due its typical composition, speed acceleration, cruising, deceleration and idling activity in flow. To arriv...

Idling emission at signalised intersection- A case study in Delhi.

Presentation / Conference
Kumar, R., Parida, P., Shukla, S., & Saleh, W. (2014, August)
Idling emission at signalised intersection- A case study in Delhi. Paper presented at WASD 2014 International Conference, Le Meridian Versailles - Montreal, Canada
Exhaust emissions from idling vehicles at signalised traffic intersections is always of interest to researcher. In this paper, a case study of Ashram intersection of Delhi is ...

After the downturn: where now for travel plans in Scotland?

Presentation / Conference
Llewellyn, R., Tricker, R., & Paton, D. (2014, April)
After the downturn: where now for travel plans in Scotland?. Paper presented at 10th Annual Scottish Transport Research and Applications Conference, Glasgow
A Travel Plan is a travel demand management tool which has the potential to alter the means of travel to or from any destination or origin of movement to modes of transport ot...

Identifying governance relationships between intermodal terminals and logistics platforms.

Journal Article
Monios, J. (2015)
Identifying governance relationships between intermodal terminals and logistics platforms. Transport Reviews, 35(6), https://doi.org/10.1080/01441647.2015.1053103
Governance theory examines different ways of managing resources and relationships in order to achieve a desired outcome. This paper applies governance theory to intermodal ter...