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Kevan Reza Shafizadeh
CEE 320
Seattle Campus

Transportation Engineering I

Study of vehicular transportation fundamentals including geometric design, pavement design, traffic flow concepts, level of service analysis, intelligent transportation systems, travel demand prediction methods, and management of transportation systems. Includes a review of relevant vehicle operating characteristics. Prerequisite: either MATH 126, MATH 134, MATH 135, or MATH 136; PHYS 121.

Class description

The objective of this course is to provide students with a solid introduction to the principles of transportation engineering, with emphasis on roadways and management of transportation systems. The course will cover: (1) basic geometric fundamentals and their relationship to design, (2) operating characteristics of vehicles, and (3) methods used to predict travel demand and capacity supply.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Kevan Reza Shafizadeh
Date: 06/09/2000