Measuring Recurrent and Non-recurrent Traffic Congestion

  title={Measuring Recurrent and Non-recurrent Traffic Congestion},
  author={Alexander Skabardonis and Pravin Varaiya},
The paper describes a methodology and its application to measure total, recurrent, and nonrecurrent (incident related) delay on urban freeways. The methodology uses data from loop detectors and calculates the average and the probability distribution of delays. Application of the methodology to two real-life freeway corridors—one in Los Angeles and the other… CONTINUE READING