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Project Information
Project ID:   FHWA-PROJ-11-0055
Project Name:   Foundational Knowledge to Support a Long-Distance Passenger Travel Demand Modeling Framework
Project Status:   Completed
Start Date:  July 20, 2011
End Date:  June 30, 2015
Contact Information
Last Name:  Gudzinas
First Name:  Brad
Telephone:  202-518-1212
E-mail:  brad.gudzinas
Team:   Highway Policy [HPPI]
Program:   Exploratory Advanced Research
Project detail
Project Description:   The research will attempt to develop an approach for model components, estimating models to test each hypothesis, identifying data limitations and making recommendations for data collection, and developing the framework for a national passenger long-distance model.
Goals:   The key project objective is to explore new ways to simulate behavior of long-distance passenger movements.
More Information URL(s):  
  1. https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/advancedresearch/pubs/13095/13095.pdf
Test Methodology:   Modeling
Expected Benefits:   The expected benefits are more effective and less costly methods for national, multimodal passenger surveying and forecasting.
FHWA Topics:   Research/Technologies--FHWA Research and Technology
TRT Terms:   Research
Travel Surveys
Multimodal Transportation
Traffic Forecasting
FHWA Disciplines:   None
Subject Areas:   Planning and Forecasting


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