The Morphology and Circuity of Walkable and Drivable Street Networks

@article{Boeing2019TheMA,
  title={The Morphology and Circuity of Walkable and Drivable Street Networks},
  author={Geoff Boeing},
  journal={SocArXiv},
  year={2019}
}
  • Geoff Boeing
  • Published 2 August 2017
  • Computer Science, Physics
  • SocArXiv
Circuity, the ratio of network distances to straight-line distances, is an important measure of urban street network structure and transportation efficiency. Circuity results from a circulation network's configuration, planning, and underlying terrain. In turn, it impacts how humans use urban space for settlement and travel. Although past research has examined overall street network circuity, researchers have not studied the relative circuity of walkable versus drivable circulation networks… 
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