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Comparative Traffic Performance Analysis of Urban Transportation Network Structures

@article{Amini2015ComparativeTP,
  title={Comparative Traffic Performance Analysis of Urban Transportation Network Structures},
  author={Behnam Amini and Farideddin Peiravian and Morteza Mojarradi and Sybil Derrible},
  journal={arXiv: Physics and Society},
  year={2015}
}
The network structure of an urban transportation system has a significant impact on its traffic performance. This study uses network indicators along with several traffic performance measures including speed, trip length, travel time, and traffic volume, to compare a selection of seven transportation networks with a variety of structures and under different travel demand conditions. The selected network structures are: modified linear, branch, grid, 3-directional grid, 1-ring web, 2-ring web… 

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