INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you an
Engineering professional?
Join Eng-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Eng-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Jobs

On/off ramp analysis in vissim

On/off ramp analysis in vissim

(OP)
Dear all,
I am trying to analyse an on and off ramps using vissim based on HCM criteria. I know vissim is not a tool to be used for lOS analysis. Let's assume I want to use vissim, so I am using link evaluation to measure the density. I am finding difficulty of understanding the location where I should measure the density; hcm uses it on the influence area = 1500 ft which includes the decelaration/acceleration Lane + a distance on the freeway. Should I find the density on two link segments in vissim ? Split the link so That I can measure density on acceleration/deceleration Lane + density on a short segment of the freeway.
I would appreciate your advice

Many thanks!
Rasem

RE: On/off ramp analysis in vissim

See my recent post to RD-Design Engineer in this forum.

Dik

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members!


Resources


Close Box

Join Eng-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Eng-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close