Imperial College London

Dr Ke Han

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Senior Lecturer
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 5682k.han Website CV

 
 
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Assistant

 

Mrs Maya Mistry +44 (0)20 7594 6100

 
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Location

 

605Skempton BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Traffic Engineering - CIVE97016

Aims

Students taking this module will aim to understand the following:  

  • Traffic flow variables, their measurement and queuing theory.
  • Presentations on survey methods and data analysis techniques required by traffic engineers.
  • The theory and models behind traffic simulation, including an introduction to the VISSIM microscopic traffic simulator.
  • Principles of off-line and on-line traffic signal control, including an introduction to the SCOOT traffic signal control system and its implementation in London.
  • The theory behind motorway monitoring and control.
  • The management of different road user groups, including pedestrians of different abilities, buses, trams and cycles. Additionally a critical examination of the arguments behind traffic segregation and integration.
  • Traffic engineering schemes.
  • Quantitative methods: teaching and practice.

 

Role

Course Leader

Transport and its Context - CIVE97116

Aims

  • To introduce students to the fundamentals of the transport system and the context in which it operates, forming the foundation and basis for the rest of the transport MSc courses.

Role

Lecturer